The median annual salary for a Test Development Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Development Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 97 - 105
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 15 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.24% - 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 3
Median salary £55,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +13.63%  

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 1157 1445 1451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.62% 97.37% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1132 1194
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 28 (93.33%) Test Automation
2 27 (90.00%) Python
3 22 (73.33%) Degree
3 22 (73.33%) Test Scripting
4 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (56.67%) Automated Testing
6 14 (46.67%) Embedded Systems
6 14 (46.67%) Telecoms
6 14 (46.67%) Wireless
6 14 (46.67%) Firmware
6 14 (46.67%) Configuration Management
7 13 (43.33%) Linux
7 13 (43.33%) Electronics
7 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
7 13 (43.33%) Mathematics
8 9 (30.00%) Windows
9 5 (16.67%) QA
9 5 (16.67%) Scrum
10 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
10 4 (13.33%) Exploratory Testing
10 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
10 4 (13.33%) Perl
11 2 (6.67%) JUnit
11 2 (6.67%) OOP
11 2 (6.67%) C#
11 2 (6.67%) Java
11 2 (6.67%) NUnit
11 2 (6.67%) Selenium
12 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing

Test Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 14 (46.67%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) NUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) JMeter
3 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 13 (43.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Embedded Systems
2 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Test Automation
2 22 (73.33%) Test Scripting
3 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (56.67%) Automated Testing
5 14 (46.67%) Configuration Management
6 13 (43.33%) Mathematics
7 5 (16.67%) Scrum
8 4 (13.33%) Exploratory Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Test Strategy
9 2 (6.67%) OOP
10 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
10 1 (3.33%) Cross-Platform Development
10 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.33%) OO
10 1 (3.33%) SDLC
10 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
10 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
10 1 (3.33%) Test Planning
10 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) Python
2 4 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (6.67%) C#
3 2 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Firmware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago