The median annual salary for a Test Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Engineer
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 66 85 91
Rank change year-on-year +19 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Engineer 10 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.25% 1.01% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.08% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 3
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +59.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -1.31%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 779 1017 1086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 97.13% 93.73% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 669 918 878
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Test Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Engineer in Wiltshire

Test Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Test Engineer in Wiltshire

Test Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Engineer in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Engineer in Wiltshire

Test Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Malmesbury - 3 £40,000 -
Swindon +14 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Chippenham +9 1 £27,500 -21.42%
Test Engineer
South West

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Test 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 Wiltshire region featuring Test Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) BDD
3 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
4 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
4 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (32.14%) SOAP
4 9 (32.14%) Windows
4 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 9 (32.14%) JMeter
5 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 8 (28.57%) Android
6 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 6 (21.43%) QA
7 6 (21.43%) ISEB
7 6 (21.43%) Eclipse
7 6 (21.43%) Java
8 5 (17.86%) C#
8 5 (17.86%) SQL
8 5 (17.86%) .NET
8 5 (17.86%) JUnit
8 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
8 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
8 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
8 5 (17.86%) TDD
8 5 (17.86%) Subversion
8 5 (17.86%) GlassFish
8 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
8 5 (17.86%) RESTful

Test Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 5 (17.86%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.57%) LTE
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
1 9 (32.14%) JMeter
2 7 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 6 (21.43%) Eclipse
4 5 (17.86%) JUnit
4 5 (17.86%) Subversion
5 4 (14.29%) Selenium
6 3 (10.71%) Android Studio
6 3 (10.71%) Calabash
6 3 (10.71%) JIRA
6 3 (10.71%) Xcode
General
1 3 (10.71%) Electronics
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Law
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) SOAP
2 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) RESTful
3 4 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Computer Science
2 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Android
2 8 (28.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) BDD
3 5 (17.86%) Automated Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Automation Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
3 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
3 5 (17.86%) TDD
3 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
4 4 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 3 (10.71%) Exploratory Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Microservices
5 3 (10.71%) Open Source
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.57%) ERP
6 1 (3.57%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ISEB
2 5 (17.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £58000 per annum + OT + Bonus + Benefits
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Corsham, Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £58000 per annum + OT + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago