Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Test Development Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Test Development Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 135 158
Rank change year-on-year -38 +23 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 5 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.16% 0.53% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.54% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £47,250 £37,500 £39,500
90th Percentile £58,250 £58,750 £47,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 2952 2224 2771
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.42% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2258 1851 2398
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Test Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Development Engineer in Cambridge

Test Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Test Development Engineer in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 across the Cambridge region featuring Test Development Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) SDET
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) JMeter
4 2 (40.00%) Games
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (40.00%) xUnit.net
4 2 (40.00%) SOLID
4 2 (40.00%) Cross-Platform Development

Test Development Engineer 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:

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) JMeter
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) LoadRunner
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (40.00%) xUnit.net
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SDET
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) SOLID
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Code Coverage
4 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) Java