Period
to 17 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Software QA Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

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

Software Quality Assurance Engineer
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 75 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +114
Permanent jobs requiring a Software QA Engineer 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.35% 0.57% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.62% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Bracknell median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Berkshire median annual salary £40,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.67% -6.25% +110.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bracknell
Permanent vacancies in Bracknell with a recognized job title 554 650 836
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 93.26% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 433 537 638
Bracknell median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +2.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,200 £63,750 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

Software QA Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Software QA Engineer in Bracknell

Software QA Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for Software QA Engineer in Bracknell

Software QA Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, Software QA 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 Bracknell region featuring Software QA Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell

Software QA Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA