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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Development Engineer
Rank 837 944 936
Rank change year-on-year
+107 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 40 14 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.013% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.014% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 36 14 36
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.33%

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
87588 102541 110850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72774 85459 91721
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Development Engineer over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 within the UK.

Test Development Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Development Engineer
Top 21 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 5 December 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 +93 34 £51,250 +7.89% 9
Cambridgeshire +18 13 £50,000 +17.64% 3
East of England +10 13 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Cambridge +24 11 £52,500 +23.52% 2
London +76 8 £55,000 - 3
Yorkshire - 8 £55,000 - 1
Leeds - 8 £55,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 8 £55,000 - 1
Scotland - 6 £38,750 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 £40,000 -
South West - 3 £30,000 - 2
Devon - 3 £30,000 -
Peterborough - 2 £50,000 - 1
Stafford - 1 - -
Livingston - 1 £34,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £37,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £34,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £35,000 -

Test Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Java
3 23 (44.23%) Scrum
3 23 (44.23%) Selenium
4 21 (40.38%) Degree
5 18 (34.62%) Test Automation
5 18 (34.62%) TDD
6 17 (32.69%) C#
6 17 (32.69%) Python
7 15 (28.85%) BDD
8 13 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 13 (25.00%) Linux
9 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
9 12 (23.08%) Automation Testing
10 11 (21.15%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (21.15%) C++
10 11 (21.15%) OO
11 10 (19.23%) E-Commerce
11 10 (19.23%) SDET
12 9 (17.31%) SDLC
12 9 (17.31%) QA
12 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
13 8 (15.38%) Kanban
13 8 (15.38%) Security Testing
13 8 (15.38%) Test Scripting
13 8 (15.38%) Windows
13 8 (15.38%) Perl
13 8 (15.38%) SQL
13 8 (15.38%) OOP
13 8 (15.38%) C

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 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Bluetooth
1 4 (7.69%) Internet
1 4 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (7.69%) Wireless
2 3 (5.77%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.77%) RS-232
3 2 (3.85%) DNS
3 2 (3.85%) HTTP
3 2 (3.85%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.92%) Network Security
4 1 (1.92%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.92%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Big Data
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (44.23%) Selenium
2 9 (17.31%) Git (software)
3 8 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.69%) JMeter
4 4 (7.69%) Maven
5 3 (5.77%) JIRA
5 3 (5.77%) JUnit
5 3 (5.77%) LoadRunner
5 3 (5.77%) NUnit
5 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.77%) WATIR
5 3 (5.77%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.85%) Capybara
6 2 (3.85%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.85%) Subversion
6 2 (3.85%) YouTrack
7 1 (1.92%) Calabash
7 1 (1.92%) RubyMine
General
1 4 (7.69%) Electronics
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
1 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Games
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Web Services
2 4 (7.69%) Java EE
3 3 (5.77%) RESTful
4 2 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (1.92%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.92%) REST
5 1 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.46%) Algorithms
3 4 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.77%) Physics
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 8 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.92%) Android
4 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) Scrum
3 18 (34.62%) TDD
3 18 (34.62%) Test Automation
4 15 (28.85%) BDD
5 13 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 12 (23.08%) Automation Testing
7 11 (21.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (21.15%) OO
8 10 (19.23%) E-Commerce
9 9 (17.31%) SDLC
10 8 (15.38%) Kanban
10 8 (15.38%) OOP
10 8 (15.38%) Security Testing
10 8 (15.38%) Test Scripting
11 7 (13.46%) Manual Testing
11 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.54%) Integration Testing
12 6 (11.54%) Regression Testing
13 5 (9.62%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) Java
2 17 (32.69%) C#
2 17 (32.69%) Python
3 11 (21.15%) C++
4 8 (15.38%) C
4 8 (15.38%) Perl
4 8 (15.38%) SQL
5 4 (7.69%) Tcl
6 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.77%) Ruby
6 3 (5.77%) VC++
7 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (40.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) SDET
2 9 (17.31%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (5.77%) Cognizant
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle
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