The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Development Engineer
Rank 425 427 437
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.018% 0.009% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.010% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 3
Average salary £55,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+69.23% -7.14%
Test Development Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21319 20397 21773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.67% 95.06% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16777 16814 18582
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Test Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Development Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Test Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Test Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Development Engineer across the South East region.

Test Development Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Test Development Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Development Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey - 3 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Test Development Engineer
England

Test Development Engineer
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Test Development Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Development Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) NUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Code Coverage

Test Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Test Development Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Test Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
1 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Management
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (50.00%) User Stories
2 3 (50.00%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft