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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Development Engineer
UK
Rank 784 948 929
Rank change year-on-year
+164 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 60 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.008% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.008% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 52 6 26
Median salary £54,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £41,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £56,250 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £53,750 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +33.33%

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
81623 97249 103130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.35% 96.46% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67793 81597 85223
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Development Engineer over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Test Development Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Development Engineer
Top 20 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +148 59 £55,000 +10.00% 9
East of England - 24 £55,000 - 5
Cambridge - 20 £55,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 20 £55,000 - 5
London +64 16 £57,000 -8.80% 2
Leeds - 13 £48,000 -
West Yorkshire - 13 £48,000 -
Yorkshire - 13 £48,000 -
City of London +43 6 £65,000 +4.00% 1
West Midlands - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 £47,500 -
Radlett - 4 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 4 - -
South East +55 1 £37,500 -25.00% 1
North West -14 1 £42,500 -
Manchester -30 1 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
Newport - 1 £36,000 -
South Wales - 1 £36,000 -
Wales - 1 £36,000 -

Test Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 61 (67.03%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (46.15%) Selenium
3 36 (39.56%) Degree
4 35 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 33 (36.26%) BDD
6 32 (35.16%) Java
7 31 (34.07%) TDD
8 30 (32.97%) Python
9 28 (30.77%) Scrum
10 27 (29.67%) C#
11 24 (26.37%) QA
11 24 (26.37%) Performance Testing
12 23 (25.27%) E-Commerce
12 23 (25.27%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (23.08%) Test Scripting
14 18 (19.78%) Web Services
14 18 (19.78%) Automation Testing
15 17 (18.68%) Linux
15 17 (18.68%) Automated Testing
16 14 (15.38%) Software Engineering
16 14 (15.38%) Unit Testing
16 14 (15.38%) Electronics
16 14 (15.38%) SDET
17 13 (14.29%) Jenkins
17 13 (14.29%) Computer Science
17 13 (14.29%) Manual Testing
17 13 (14.29%) Security Testing
17 13 (14.29%) Kanban
17 13 (14.29%) Git (software)
18 12 (13.19%) Continuous Integration

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.40%) CMS
1 4 (4.40%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.09%) Wireless
2 3 (3.30%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.30%) RS-232
3 2 (2.20%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.20%) DNS
3 2 (2.20%) HTTP
3 2 (2.20%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.10%) Network Security
4 1 (1.10%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.10%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) Big Data
3 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.10%) MySQL
3 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (46.15%) Selenium
2 13 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 8 (8.79%) Cucumber
3 8 (8.79%) Visual Studio
3 8 (8.79%) WebDriver
4 6 (6.59%) Fiddler
5 5 (5.49%) Maven
5 5 (5.49%) Protractor
6 3 (3.30%) Bundler
6 3 (3.30%) JIRA
6 3 (3.30%) JMeter
6 3 (3.30%) JUnit
6 3 (3.30%) NUnit
6 3 (3.30%) WATIR
7 2 (2.20%) Capybara
7 2 (2.20%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.20%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.20%) Subversion
8 1 (1.10%) RubyMine
General
1 14 (15.38%) Electronics
2 11 (12.09%) Retail
2 11 (12.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.69%) Advertising
4 5 (5.49%) Games
5 2 (2.20%) Finance
6 1 (1.10%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.78%) Web Services
2 9 (9.89%) AngularJS
3 5 (5.49%) Java EE
3 5 (5.49%) RESTful
4 4 (4.40%) .NET
4 4 (4.40%) Gherkin
4 4 (4.40%) React
5 3 (3.30%) CSS
5 3 (3.30%) CSS3
5 3 (3.30%) HTML
5 3 (3.30%) HTML5
5 3 (3.30%) JSON
5 3 (3.30%) XML
6 1 (1.10%) SOAP
6 1 (1.10%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (1.10%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (1.10%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.09%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (8.79%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.30%) Blog
5 1 (1.10%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.68%) Linux
2 11 (12.09%) Windows
3 2 (2.20%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.10%) Android
4 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (67.03%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 33 (36.26%) BDD
4 31 (34.07%) TDD
5 28 (30.77%) Scrum
6 24 (26.37%) Performance Testing
7 23 (25.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 23 (25.27%) E-Commerce
8 21 (23.08%) Test Scripting
9 18 (19.78%) Automation Testing
10 17 (18.68%) Automated Testing
11 14 (15.38%) Software Engineering
11 14 (15.38%) Unit Testing
12 13 (14.29%) Kanban
12 13 (14.29%) Manual Testing
12 13 (14.29%) Security Testing
13 12 (13.19%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (12.09%) Configuration Management
14 11 (12.09%) Open Source
15 10 (10.99%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.16%) Java
2 30 (32.97%) Python
3 27 (29.67%) C#
4 11 (12.09%) C++
5 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.99%) Perl
6 9 (9.89%) C
7 8 (8.79%) SQL
8 6 (6.59%) Ruby
9 3 (3.30%) VC++
10 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.20%) Tcl
11 1 (1.10%) PHP
11 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (39.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) HNC
2 1 (1.10%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (26.37%) QA
2 14 (15.38%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (12.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (8.79%) Cognizant
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle
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