The median annual salary for a Verification Engineer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Verification Engineer
UK
Rank 838 942 951
Rank change year-on-year +104 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Verification Engineer 11 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.004% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Median salary £51,250 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.00% +13.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -18.00% +13.63%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Verification Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Verification Engineer in the UK

Verification Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Verification Engineer in the UK

Verification Engineer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Verification Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +100 11 £51,250 -18.00%
South East - 5 - -
Fareham - 5 - -
Hampshire - 5 - -
London - 4 - -
South West +21 2 £51,250 -18.00%
Bristol +2 2 £51,250 -18.00%

Verification Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Verification 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 featuring Verification Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
1 21 (55.26%) Test Planning
2 19 (50.00%) ITIL
3 13 (34.21%) Manual Testing
3 13 (34.21%) Automated Testing
4 12 (31.58%) Verilog
5 11 (28.95%) C
6 10 (26.32%) Perl
6 10 (26.32%) Validation
6 10 (26.32%) Functional Testing
7 9 (23.68%) Tcl
8 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (21.05%) Integration Testing
8 8 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
8 8 (21.05%) Test Strategy
8 8 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (18.42%) Business Transformation
9 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
10 6 (15.79%) Apple
10 6 (15.79%) Web Services
10 6 (15.79%) HP
10 6 (15.79%) HP UFT
10 6 (15.79%) VHDL
10 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
10 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
10 6 (15.79%) C++
10 6 (15.79%) JUnit
10 6 (15.79%) SOA
10 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared

Verification Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) ATM
2 2 (5.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) HP UFT
1 6 (15.79%) JIRA
1 6 (15.79%) JUnit
1 6 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (15.79%) Selenium
1 6 (15.79%) WATIR
2 4 (10.53%) CANoe
2 4 (10.53%) VectorCAST
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.53%) Automotive
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) OpenCL
1 6 (15.79%) OpenGL
1 6 (15.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Verilog
2 6 (15.79%) VHDL
3 3 (7.89%) ASIC
3 3 (7.89%) SystemC
4 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) VxWorks
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Continuous Integration
1 21 (55.26%) Test Planning
2 19 (50.00%) ITIL
3 13 (34.21%) Automated Testing
3 13 (34.21%) Manual Testing
4 10 (26.32%) Functional Testing
4 10 (26.32%) Validation
5 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) Integration Testing
5 8 (21.05%) System Integration Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 8 (21.05%) Test Strategy
6 7 (18.42%) Business Transformation
7 6 (15.79%) Computer Architecture
7 6 (15.79%) Load Testing
7 6 (15.79%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
7 6 (15.79%) Performance Testing
7 6 (15.79%) Regression Testing
7 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 6 (15.79%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) C
2 10 (26.32%) Perl
3 9 (23.68%) Tcl
4 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
5 6 (15.79%) C++
6 5 (13.16%) Embedded C
7 4 (10.53%) Python
8 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) PhD
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) MISRA
2 1 (2.63%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.63%) ISO13485
2 1 (2.63%) MISRA C
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Apple
1 6 (15.79%) HP
1 6 (15.79%) Telerik
2 1 (2.63%) QNX
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