Period
to 26 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for SDET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SDET over the 6 months to 26 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Development Engineer in Test (SDET)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
26 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 - 83
Rank change year-on-year - +83 +16
Permanent jobs citing SDET 14 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.77% - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 1
Swindon median annual salary £43,750 - £45,000
10th Percentile £25,200 - £42,500
90th Percentile £51,200 - £47,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £43,750 - £45,000

SDET is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 721 664 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 91.04% 88.77% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 649 604 648
Swindon median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,075 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £63,585 £61,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £46,375 £43,125 £40,750
% change year-on-year +7.54% +5.83% +1.88%

SDET
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing SDET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for SDET in Swindon

SDET
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SDET in Swindon.

Salary trend for SDET in Swindon

SDET
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDET in Swindon over the 6 months to 26 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SDET in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 May 2019, IT jobs citing SDET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for SDET.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 11 (78.57%) QA
2 11 (78.57%) SaaS
3 10 (71.43%) Cucumber
4 7 (50.00%) Open Source
5 3 (21.43%) JUnit
5 3 (21.43%) Selenium
5 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) Fintech
6 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (14.29%) C
7 1 (7.14%) Finance
7 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (7.14%) Apache
7 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (7.14%) Ant
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (7.14%) Subversion
7 1 (7.14%) Spring
7 1 (7.14%) Maven
7 1 (7.14%) Jenkins

SDET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Cucumber
2 3 (21.43%) JUnit
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.14%) Ant
3 1 (7.14%) JBehave
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Maven
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Developer in Test
2 11 (78.57%) Java Developer
2 11 (78.57%) Java Developer in Test
3 6 (42.86%) Junior
3 6 (42.86%) Junior Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Junior Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Java Automation Tester
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) C
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) QA