The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Development Engineer
Rank 866 858 868
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 27 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.020% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.021% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 5
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £44,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108763 102557 112445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.28% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88869 85119 96467
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Development Engineer over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Development Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 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
England -26 25 £50,000 +13.63% 2
East of England -8 8 £40,000 - 2
London -28 8 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £40,000 - 2
South East -1 6 £55,000 +25.00%
Cambridge - 6 £40,000 - 1
South West -22 3 - -
Surrey - 3 £55,000 -
Dorset - 3 - -
Wimborne - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £45,000 -
Guildford - 3 £55,000 -
Leatherhead - 3 £55,000 -
Bracknell - 3 £45,000 -
Redhill - 3 £55,000 -
Reigate - 3 £55,000 -
Scotland - 2 £37,000 -
Stevenage -1 1 - -
Hertfordshire -18 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £40,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £34,000 -

Test Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 28 (59.57%) Java
2 26 (55.32%) Degree
3 24 (51.06%) Python
4 23 (48.94%) PHP
5 19 (40.43%) Wireless
6 18 (38.30%) C#
7 16 (34.04%) C++
8 15 (31.91%) C
8 15 (31.91%) Multimedia
9 14 (29.79%) QA
9 14 (29.79%) Selenium
10 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
10 13 (27.66%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (27.66%) WebDriver
11 12 (25.53%) Ruby
12 11 (23.40%) HTML
12 11 (23.40%) XML
12 11 (23.40%) XSL
12 11 (23.40%) Ajax
13 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
14 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
15 6 (12.77%) Regression Testing
15 6 (12.77%) Validation
16 4 (8.51%) MS Office
16 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
16 4 (8.51%) GPRS
16 4 (8.51%) GSM
16 4 (8.51%) UMTS
16 4 (8.51%) ISEB
16 4 (8.51%) Tcl

Test Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Office
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.51%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) Wireless
2 4 (8.51%) LTE
2 4 (8.51%) GPRS
2 4 (8.51%) GSM
2 4 (8.51%) UMTS
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Selenium
2 13 (27.66%) WebDriver
3 4 (8.51%) Subversion
4 3 (6.38%) NUnit
4 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.38%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (6.38%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (4.26%) LabVIEW
General
1 15 (31.91%) Multimedia
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Aerospace
3 3 (6.38%) Avionics
3 3 (6.38%) Military
4 2 (4.26%) Electronics
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.40%) HTML
1 11 (23.40%) XML
1 11 (23.40%) XSL
1 11 (23.40%) Ajax
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.13%) Firmware
2 1 (2.13%) IPTV
2 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
3 7 (14.89%) Test Scripting
4 6 (12.77%) Regression Testing
4 6 (12.77%) Validation
5 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
5 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
5 4 (8.51%) Use Case
5 4 (8.51%) Manual Testing
6 3 (6.38%) User Stories
6 3 (6.38%) Code Coverage
6 3 (6.38%) Requirements Management
6 3 (6.38%) Test Management
6 3 (6.38%) Performance Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Workflow Management
6 3 (6.38%) Automated Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Workflow
7 2 (4.26%) OO
8 1 (2.13%) OOP
8 1 (2.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) Java
2 24 (51.06%) Python
3 23 (48.94%) PHP
4 18 (38.30%) C#
5 16 (34.04%) C++
6 15 (31.91%) C
7 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
8 12 (25.53%) Ruby
9 4 (8.51%) TTCN
9 4 (8.51%) Tcl
10 1 (2.13%) VB6
10 1 (2.13%) SQL
10 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 26 (55.32%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (8.51%) ISEB
3 2 (4.26%) HNC
4 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.79%) QA
2 3 (6.38%) DO-160
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) EMC
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £47500 per annum + Great Base+Bens+Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago