Period
to 16 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

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

Technical Engineer
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 115 150
Rank change year-on-year -12 +35 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 5 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.26% 1.22% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 1.26% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 24 14
Wales median annual salary £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.21% -3.64% +10.00%
10th Percentile £18,750 £25,000 £18,650
90th Percentile £41,000 £48,750 £32,000
UK median annual salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.43% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1914 2536 2741
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.65% 96.76% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1661 2177 2302
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £54,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in Wales

Technical Engineer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Technical Engineer in Wales

Technical Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Engineer in Wales over the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Engineer in Wales

Technical Engineer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Engineer within the Wales region over the 6 months to 16 October 2017. 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
South Wales +8 3 £24,750 -6.60% 1
Mid Wales +9 1 £40,000 -
North Wales - 1 £19,500 - 1
Technical Engineer
UK

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 October 2017, Technical 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 Wales region featuring Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (20.00%) LoadUI
2 1 (20.00%) Def Stans
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) PDA
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Military

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JMeter
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (20.00%) LoadUI
1 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Military
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Def Stans
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian