Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Test Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

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

Software Test Engineer
South West > Somerset
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 105 117
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Test Engineer 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.77% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.79% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Somerset median annual salary - £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.06% +10.39%
South West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 907 1,259 1,269
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.51% 97.30% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 697 1,059 1,090
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,900 £25,700 £24,200
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Software Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Test Engineer in Somerset

Software Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Software Test Engineer in Somerset