Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer in Test was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer in Test
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 122 143
Rank change year-on-year -9 +21 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer in Test 8 58 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.40% 1.81% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.86% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 57 13
Cambridge median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.90% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £41,625 £38,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £58,750 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.90% -4.55% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 1,955 3,113 2,256
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 97.40% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,506 2,353 1,884
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,125 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%

Developer in Test
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Developer in Test in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Test in Cambridge

Developer in Test
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Test in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Developer in Test in Cambridge

Developer in Test
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Test in Cambridge over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Test in Cambridge

Developer in Test Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Developer in Test job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Developer in Test in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) SDET
2 6 (75.00%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Selenium
4 3 (37.50%) C
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
4 3 (37.50%) pytest
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) Node.js
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Media Streaming
6 1 (12.50%) IPTV
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 1 (12.50%) STB
6 1 (12.50%) Subversion
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing

Developer in Test Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Node.js
1 3 (37.50%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) IPTV
1 1 (12.50%) Media Streaming
1 1 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
1 1 (12.50%) STB
1 1 (12.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) SDET
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA