The median annual salary for a Test Development Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 - 107
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.29% - 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% - 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 4
Median salary £55,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +17.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1335 1161 1414
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.73% 97.40% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 978 1196
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Test Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge that featured Test Development Engineer in the job title.

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 22 June 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 20 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 18 (90.00%) Degree
2 18 (90.00%) Python
3 17 (85.00%) Test Scripting
4 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (75.00%) Telecoms
5 15 (75.00%) Wireless
6 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
6 14 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (70.00%) Embedded Systems
6 14 (70.00%) Electronics
6 14 (70.00%) Firmware
6 14 (70.00%) Configuration Management
6 14 (70.00%) Mathematics
7 3 (15.00%) Windows
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
8 2 (10.00%) SDET
9 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
9 1 (5.00%) JIRA
9 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.00%) Big Data
9 1 (5.00%) SDLC
9 1 (5.00%) Cross-Platform Development
9 1 (5.00%) OOP
9 1 (5.00%) OO
9 1 (5.00%) C
9 1 (5.00%) C#
9 1 (5.00%) Java
9 1 (5.00%) JUnit
9 1 (5.00%) JMeter

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:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JMeter
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 15 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 14 (70.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
1 14 (70.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 17 (85.00%) Test Scripting
3 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (70.00%) Configuration Management
4 14 (70.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (10.00%) SDET
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Cross-Platform Development
6 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) OOP
6 1 (5.00%) SDLC
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Firmware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago