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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Development Engineer
Rank 928 916 903
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 6 34 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.032% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.033% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 14
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £32,500 £34,050
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £62,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%

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
97472 102743 99324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.45% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 81850 85177 79938
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016 within the UK.

Test Development Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Test Development Engineer
Top 10 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 8 February 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
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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 -24 6 £50,000 -4.76% 5
South East +21 4 £50,000 +21.95% 2
Surrey +18 2 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex - 2 - -
Worthing - 2 - -
City of London +51 1 £62,500 -
London -12 1 £62,500 +4.16%
North West - 1 £42,500 - 1
Dorking - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £42,500 - 1

Test Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 15 (46.88%) Test Automation
2 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 12 (37.50%) Python
3 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (34.38%) Manufacturing
4 10 (31.25%) C#
4 10 (31.25%) Selenium
5 9 (28.13%) QA
5 9 (28.13%) WebDriver
6 8 (25.00%) Perl
6 8 (25.00%) Linux
6 8 (25.00%) LabVIEW
7 7 (21.88%) Tcl
7 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
7 7 (21.88%) Validation
7 7 (21.88%) Broadband
7 7 (21.88%) PHP
7 7 (21.88%) SQL
7 7 (21.88%) SpecFlow
7 7 (21.88%) Functional Testing
7 7 (21.88%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 5 (15.63%) Network Design
9 5 (15.63%) Physics
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (15.63%) System Testing
9 5 (15.63%) BDD
9 5 (15.63%) Java
9 5 (15.63%) .NET
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco

Test Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Broadband
2 5 (15.63%) BGP
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (15.63%) IOS XR
2 5 (15.63%) IPv4
2 5 (15.63%) IPv6
2 5 (15.63%) MPLS
3 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 2 (6.25%) Modbus
3 2 (6.25%) Profibus
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) LTE
4 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.13%) WiMAX
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Selenium
2 9 (28.13%) WebDriver
3 8 (25.00%) LabVIEW
4 7 (21.88%) SpecFlow
5 3 (9.38%) NUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Appium
6 1 (3.13%) Calabash
6 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
6 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) JMeter
6 1 (3.13%) JUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Ranorex
6 1 (3.13%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.13%) TestComplete
6 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (34.38%) Manufacturing
2 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Electronics
4 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 2 (6.25%) Games
4 2 (6.25%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.13%) Automotive
5 1 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (6.25%) CSS
3 2 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 2 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Compact Framework
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Physics
2 3 (9.38%) STB
2 3 (9.38%) Video on Demand
3 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Unix
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Test Automation
2 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Functional Testing
3 7 (21.88%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (21.88%) Validation
4 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 5 (15.63%) BDD
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (15.63%) Network Design
5 5 (15.63%) System Testing
5 5 (15.63%) TDD
6 4 (12.50%) OO
6 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.38%) API Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.25%) High Availability
8 2 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Python
2 10 (31.25%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) Perl
4 7 (21.88%) PHP
4 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) Tcl
5 5 (15.63%) Java
6 4 (12.50%) C++
6 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 4 (12.50%) Ruby
7 3 (9.38%) C
8 1 (3.13%) Lua
8 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) CCIP
2 5 (15.63%) CCNP
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
2 5 (15.63%) SDET
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco
2 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) Perforce
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