The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 3 months to 22 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 / Slough
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 59 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.28% 0.39% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,600 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% -2.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 345 492 550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 96.37% 96.47% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 299 444 433
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Slough

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Slough

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Slough region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) 4G
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) WML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) GPRS
2 1 (50.00%) GSM
2 1 (50.00%) UMTS
2 1 (50.00%) WAP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL

Test Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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%) 4G
1 1 (50.00%) DAB
1 1 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
1 1 (50.00%) GPRS
1 1 (50.00%) GSM
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) UMTS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JMeter
1 1 (50.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WAP
1 1 (50.00%) WML
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) HP