The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Test Engineer
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 58 -
Rank change year-on-year +25 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.95% 0.69% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -3.79%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. 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
Bracknell
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 193 416 398
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 91.90% 95.19% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 162 336 312
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -7.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Bracknell

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Bracknell

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 Bracknell region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) QA Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Unix

Test 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 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 3 (75.00%) QA Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
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