Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Verification Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies 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 Verification Engineer
UK
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1133 1216 1226
Rank change year-on-year +83 +10 +87
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Verification Engineer 2 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.006% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -
10th Percentile £37,250 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £47,750 £50,425 £48,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 151,510 172,360 178,969
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.05% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 121,415 138,723 149,394
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%

Software Verification Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Verification Engineer in the UK

Software Verification Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Software Verification Engineer in the UK

Software Verification Engineer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Verification Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +59 2 £42,500 +6.25% 4
UK excluding London +50 2 £42,500 +6.25% 5
West Midlands +42 1 £47,500 +26.67%
Midlands +37 1 £47,500 +26.67% 1
South West +11 1 £37,500 -12.79% 3

Software Verification Engineer Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, Software Verification Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Software Verification Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) Military
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Avionics

Software Verification Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Avionics
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting