The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Preston 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
Test Engineer
Lancashire / Preston
Rank - 16 20
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston - 7.02% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category - 7.14% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -3.84%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston. 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
Preston
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 111 56 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 98.23% 98.25% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 105 45 64
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Preston

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Preston