The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Test Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Development Engineer
Rank 897 919 938
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 13 51 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.047% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.049% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 8 48 24
Median salary £41,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,900 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,250 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -18.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94118 103558 110626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79197 85888 89230
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Test Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Test Development Engineer in the job title.

Test Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Test Development Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Test Development Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Test Development Engineer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Development Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -5 12 £41,250 -25.00% 2
South East +27 5 £42,500 -15.00%
East of England +26 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Reading +9 5 £42,500 -26.08%
Berkshire +8 5 £42,500 -26.08%
Cambridge +7 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire +28 1 £40,000 -
Leeds +20 1 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire +18 1 £40,000 -
London +4 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Test Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Test Development 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 Test Development Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (40.00%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) C#
3 12 (34.29%) Electronics
3 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (31.43%) TDD
4 11 (31.43%) VB
4 11 (31.43%) OO
5 10 (28.57%) C
5 10 (28.57%) Degree
5 10 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 9 (25.71%) Selenium
6 9 (25.71%) Process Improvement
6 9 (25.71%) LabVIEW
7 8 (22.86%) Scrum
7 8 (22.86%) OOP
7 8 (22.86%) Automation Testing
7 8 (22.86%) SDLC
8 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (20.00%) Finance
8 7 (20.00%) Manufacturing
9 6 (17.14%) Validation
9 6 (17.14%) Military
9 6 (17.14%) Internet
9 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.14%) BDD
9 6 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (14.29%) Functional Testing
10 5 (14.29%) Performance Engineering

Test Development 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:

Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) Bluetooth
2 2 (5.71%) RS-232
2 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 9 (25.71%) LabVIEW
2 9 (25.71%) Selenium
3 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
4 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.43%) NUnit
4 4 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (8.57%) JMeter
5 3 (8.57%) LoadRunner
5 3 (8.57%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.71%) JIRA
6 2 (5.71%) JUnit
6 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.71%) YouTrack
7 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.86%) Mockito
7 1 (2.86%) MSTest
7 1 (2.86%) PhantomJS
7 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (34.29%) Electronics
2 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (17.14%) Military
4 2 (5.71%) Games
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.86%) DOM
3 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) RESTful
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (11.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
4 3 (8.57%) Fintech
5 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) OO
2 11 (31.43%) TDD
3 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 9 (25.71%) Process Improvement
5 8 (22.86%) Automation Testing
5 8 (22.86%) OOP
5 8 (22.86%) Scrum
5 8 (22.86%) SDLC
6 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (17.14%) BDD
7 6 (17.14%) Validation
8 5 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 5 (14.29%) Lean Manufacturing
8 5 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
8 5 (14.29%) Project Management
8 5 (14.29%) Six Sigma
8 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Information Governance
10 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) Java
2 13 (37.14%) C#
3 11 (31.43%) VB
4 10 (28.57%) C
5 5 (14.29%) Python
6 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.57%) C++
7 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.71%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.71%) SQL
8 2 (5.71%) Tcl
9 1 (2.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.71%) HND
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) SDET
3 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) EMC
2 1 (2.86%) Facebook
2 1 (2.86%) Xamarin
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