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Software Test Engineer Salary
in United Kingdom

£56,867 (GBP)

Average Salary

£27/hr

Average Hourly

£2,536

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 29, 2020

The average pay for a Software Test Engineer is £56,867 a year and £27 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Software Test Engineer is between £39,802 and £70,637. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Software Test Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United Kingdom.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Develops, researches, designs, implements, tests, and evaluates software and systems, in conjunction with hardware product development, that enable computers to perform their applications, applying principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis.
  • Excludes paraprofessional positions.

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Estimated salary in 2025:
£65,924
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (abbreviated to UK or U.K.) or Britain, is a sovereign country located off the north­western coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the north­eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland shares a land border with the Republic of Ireland. Otherwise, the United Kingdom is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east, the English Channel to the south and the Celtic Sea to the southwest, giving it the 12th-longest coastline...

Software Test Engineer Job Listings for United Kingdom

Software Test Engineer
Jan 27
Farnham, UK
GERRELL & HARD LIMITED
Software Test Engineer Farnham, Surrey £40-60k + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Great time to join an expanding company developing some of the very latest technology used to support electric vehicles
Software Test Engineer - Automation
Jan 27
Southampton, UK
Enterprise Recruitment
Senior Software Test Engineer - Automation Up to £45K "Set the benchmark for QA" Developing software solutions for some of the biggest players in the telecoms industry, this company have opened a ...
Software Test Engineer
Jan 22
Manchester, UK
Cathcart Associates
Test Engineer required for a world-leading wireless energy management system provider in Greater Manchester. About The Role Based across a variety of hardware and software products, you will work to ...
Software QA / Test Engineer
Jan 23
Southampton, UK
Spectrum IT
Software QA / Test Engineer required by a successful technology company located in Southampton. Due to continued expansion the company is looking to expand its existing team working on the QA and ...
Software Test Development Engineer
Jan 22
Southampton, UK
Spectrum IT
Software Test Development Engineer required by a high-tech company located in Southampton. Due to the continued success and expansion of the company they are looking to grow the size of their ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Software Test Engineer is £56,867 a year and £27 an hour in the United Kingdom. The average salary range for a Software Test Engineer is between £39,802 and £70,637. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Software Test Engineer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United Kingdom.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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