The median annual salary for a Software Test Engineer was £45,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Test Engineer
Somerset > Bath
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 1.08% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Bath median annual salary £45,500 - -
Somerset median annual salary £45,500 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bath
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 450 311 291
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 97.19% 96.88% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1351 1296
Bath median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £60,000 £56,250
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

Software Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings that featured Software Test Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Software Test Engineer in Bath

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer in Bath.

Salary trend for Software Test Engineer in Bath

Software Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Test Engineer in Bath over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Test Engineer in Bath

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Software Test Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bath region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
3 4 (66.67%) Digital Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA
5 2 (33.33%) Kanban
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) ICMP
6 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 1 (16.67%) ICMP
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Manual Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (66.67%) Digital Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Kanban
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory