The table below looks at the statistics for the Test Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Development Engineer
Rank 888 881 870
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 9 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.021% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.022% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 10
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £55,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +52.77%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Test Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 8 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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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
England +6 9 £50,000 -9.09% 2
London +23 5 £50,000 - 1
City of London - 5 £50,000 -
Cambridge +15 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £45,000 +12.50%
East of England 0 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Dorset +1 1 - - 1
South West -15 1 - - 1

Test Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 16 (88.89%) Python
2 11 (61.11%) Linux
3 10 (55.56%) Perl
4 9 (50.00%) UNIX
5 8 (44.44%) Tcl
6 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
6 7 (38.89%) Validation
6 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
7 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Manual Testing
7 6 (33.33%) C++
8 5 (27.78%) PHP
8 5 (27.78%) Broadband
8 5 (27.78%) MPLS
8 5 (27.78%) BGP
8 5 (27.78%) Wireless
8 5 (27.78%) IPv4
8 5 (27.78%) IPv6
8 5 (27.78%) Network Design
9 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
9 4 (22.22%) C
10 3 (16.67%) SQL
10 3 (16.67%) CCNP
10 3 (16.67%) CCIP
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (16.67%) Cisco
10 3 (16.67%) LTE
10 3 (16.67%) Degree
10 3 (16.67%) QA
10 3 (16.67%) QADirector

Test Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Broadband
1 5 (27.78%) MPLS
1 5 (27.78%) BGP
1 5 (27.78%) Wireless
1 5 (27.78%) IPv4
1 5 (27.78%) IPv6
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (16.67%) LTE
2 3 (16.67%) IOS XR
3 2 (11.11%) 3G
3 2 (11.11%) 2G
3 2 (11.11%) 3GPP
3 2 (11.11%) Ethernet
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) DHCP
4 1 (5.56%) RNC
4 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) QADirector
2 2 (11.11%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 9 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Validation
1 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
2 6 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Network Design
4 4 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) Perl
3 8 (44.44%) Tcl
4 6 (33.33%) C++
5 5 (27.78%) PHP
6 4 (22.22%) C
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) TTCN
9 1 (5.56%) VB6
9 1 (5.56%) VB
9 1 (5.56%) C#
9 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) CCNP
1 3 (16.67%) CCIP
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCAD
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco
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