The median annual salary for a Software Test Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Test Engineer
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank - 120 129
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire - 0.058% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.061% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1358 1640 1877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.86% 95.63% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 1316 1444
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Test Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Software Test Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Software Test Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) BBC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Software Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) BBC
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java