The median annual salary for a Test Development Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 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
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 834 891 905
Rank change year-on-year +57 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 23 18 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.019% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.020% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 18 18 44
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -31.81%  
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 England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79382 89280 100510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65298 76096 83752
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Test Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Development Engineer in England

Test Development Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Test Development Engineer in England

Test Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Development Engineer in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Development Engineer in England

Test Development Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Development Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +51 9 £40,000 -5.88%
London +30 5 £45,000 - 3
East of England - 5 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire +1 4 £48,000 +28.00% 1
Test Development Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region featuring Test Development Engineer in the job title.

1 63 (85.14%) Test Automation
2 45 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (47.30%) SDET
4 34 (45.95%) Selenium
5 32 (43.24%) Python
6 26 (35.14%) Java
6 26 (35.14%) Test Scripting
6 26 (35.14%) Jenkins
7 25 (33.78%) Degree
8 21 (28.38%) TDD
9 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (25.68%) Telecoms
10 19 (25.68%) BDD
11 15 (20.27%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (20.27%) Git (software)
11 15 (20.27%) QA
11 15 (20.27%) Wireless
11 15 (20.27%) C#
12 14 (18.92%) Embedded Systems
12 14 (18.92%) Firmware
12 14 (18.92%) Configuration Management
12 14 (18.92%) Electronics
12 14 (18.92%) Mathematics
12 14 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (14.86%) Scrum
14 10 (13.51%) Performance Testing
15 9 (12.16%) Security Testing
15 9 (12.16%) JIRA
15 9 (12.16%) WebDriver
15 9 (12.16%) Kanban

Test Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.76%) CMS
1 5 (6.76%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.27%) Wireless
2 4 (5.41%) Firewall
3 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.35%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (45.95%) Selenium
2 26 (35.14%) Jenkins
3 15 (20.27%) Git (software)
4 9 (12.16%) JIRA
4 9 (12.16%) WebDriver
5 8 (10.81%) Eclipse
6 5 (6.76%) JMeter
7 4 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (5.41%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.41%) Fiddler
7 4 (5.41%) Gatling
7 4 (5.41%) Gradle
7 4 (5.41%) Maven
7 4 (5.41%) NeoLoad
7 4 (5.41%) Protractor
7 4 (5.41%) TestNG
7 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
8 3 (4.05%) Bundler
9 1 (1.35%) Mockito
9 1 (1.35%) Moq
General
1 19 (25.68%) Telecoms
2 14 (18.92%) Electronics
3 7 (9.46%) Retail
4 3 (4.05%) Games
5 2 (2.70%) Avionics
5 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Finance
5 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.81%) Web Services
2 7 (9.46%) AngularJS
3 5 (6.76%) .NET
4 4 (5.41%) React
5 3 (4.05%) CSS
5 3 (4.05%) CSS3
5 3 (4.05%) Gherkin
5 3 (4.05%) HTML
5 3 (4.05%) HTML5
5 3 (4.05%) JSON
5 3 (4.05%) RESTful
5 3 (4.05%) XML
6 1 (1.35%) Node.js
6 1 (1.35%) REST
6 1 (1.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (1.35%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (1.35%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.92%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (5.41%) Cybercrime
4 3 (4.05%) Blog
5 2 (2.70%) Derivative
5 2 (2.70%) Equities
6 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Linux
1 3 (4.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (85.14%) Test Automation
2 45 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (47.30%) SDET
4 26 (35.14%) Test Scripting
5 21 (28.38%) TDD
6 19 (25.68%) BDD
7 15 (20.27%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (18.92%) Configuration Management
8 14 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (18.92%) Mathematics
9 11 (14.86%) Scrum
10 10 (13.51%) Performance Testing
11 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce
11 9 (12.16%) Kanban
11 9 (12.16%) Security Testing
11 9 (12.16%) Service Delivery
12 8 (10.81%) OO
12 8 (10.81%) Post-Production
12 8 (10.81%) Unit Testing
13 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.24%) Python
2 26 (35.14%) Java
3 15 (20.27%) C#
4 9 (12.16%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.46%) Ruby
6 4 (5.41%) Scala
7 2 (2.70%) C
8 1 (1.35%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.35%) C++
8 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (33.78%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) ISEB
2 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.27%) QA
System Software
1 14 (18.92%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.70%) Cognizant
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