The median annual salary for a Software Test Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Engineer
Somerset / Bath
Rank 46 43 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 0.30% 0.37% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.57% -4.37%  

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 321 265 281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 97.57% 98.51% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 275 248 269
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath that featured Software Test Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python