The median annual salary for a Test Development Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Development Engineer
UK / England
Rank 772 914 902
Rank change year-on-year +142 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 51 8 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.064% 0.008% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.009% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 48 6 30
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £41,250 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £50,000 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +12.35%  

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 76808 93068 95575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64249 78721 78814
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 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 March 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 March 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
East of England - 21 £55,000 - 5
London +82 15 £54,000 +8.00%
Yorkshire - 10 £48,000 -
South East +57 2 £40,000 -20.00%
West Midlands - 2 - -
North West -16 1 £42,500 -
Test Development Engineer
UK

Test Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 68 (70.10%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (47.42%) Selenium
3 40 (41.24%) Degree
4 39 (40.21%) Java
5 37 (38.14%) Test Automation
6 36 (37.11%) BDD
6 36 (37.11%) TDD
7 34 (35.05%) Python
8 30 (30.93%) Scrum
9 28 (28.87%) C#
9 28 (28.87%) Performance Testing
10 27 (27.84%) QA
11 23 (23.71%) Automated Testing
11 23 (23.71%) Test Scripting
11 23 (23.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (23.71%) E-Commerce
12 20 (20.62%) Jenkins
13 18 (18.56%) Automation Testing
13 18 (18.56%) Web Services
14 17 (17.53%) Electronics
14 17 (17.53%) Security Testing
14 17 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
14 17 (17.53%) Kanban
14 17 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (16.49%) Telecoms
16 15 (15.46%) Unit Testing
17 14 (14.43%) Git (software)
17 14 (14.43%) Embedded Systems
17 14 (14.43%) Wireless
17 14 (14.43%) Firmware

Test Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (5.15%) CMS
1 5 (5.15%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.43%) Wireless
2 3 (3.09%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.09%) RS-232
3 2 (2.06%) Firewall
4 1 (1.03%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) Big Data
1 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.03%) MySQL
2 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 46 (47.42%) Selenium
2 20 (20.62%) Jenkins
3 14 (14.43%) Git (software)
4 12 (12.37%) WebDriver
5 9 (9.28%) Maven
6 8 (8.25%) Cucumber
6 8 (8.25%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.19%) Fiddler
8 5 (5.15%) JMeter
8 5 (5.15%) Protractor
9 4 (4.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (4.12%) Gatling
9 4 (4.12%) Gradle
9 4 (4.12%) NeoLoad
9 4 (4.12%) TestNG
10 3 (3.09%) Bundler
11 2 (2.06%) Capybara
11 2 (2.06%) NUnit
11 2 (2.06%) SpecFlow
11 2 (2.06%) WATIR
General
1 17 (17.53%) Electronics
2 16 (16.49%) Telecoms
3 11 (11.34%) Retail
4 7 (7.22%) Advertising
5 5 (5.15%) Games
6 2 (2.06%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.56%) Web Services
2 9 (9.28%) AngularJS
3 5 (5.15%) .NET
3 5 (5.15%) Java EE
3 5 (5.15%) RESTful
4 4 (4.12%) React
5 3 (3.09%) CSS
5 3 (3.09%) CSS3
5 3 (3.09%) Gherkin
5 3 (3.09%) HTML
5 3 (3.09%) HTML5
5 3 (3.09%) JSON
5 3 (3.09%) XML
6 1 (1.03%) SOAP
6 1 (1.03%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (1.03%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (1.03%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.53%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (14.43%) Embedded Systems
3 12 (12.37%) Computer Science
4 8 (8.25%) Algorithms
5 4 (4.12%) Cybercrime
6 3 (3.09%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Linux
2 9 (9.28%) Windows
3 1 (1.03%) Android
3 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (70.10%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (38.14%) Test Automation
3 36 (37.11%) BDD
3 36 (37.11%) TDD
4 30 (30.93%) Scrum
5 28 (28.87%) Performance Testing
6 23 (23.71%) Automated Testing
6 23 (23.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 23 (23.71%) E-Commerce
6 23 (23.71%) Test Scripting
7 18 (18.56%) Automation Testing
8 17 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (17.53%) Kanban
8 17 (17.53%) Security Testing
9 15 (15.46%) Unit Testing
10 14 (14.43%) Configuration Management
11 13 (13.40%) Mathematics
11 13 (13.40%) OO
11 13 (13.40%) Software Engineering
12 12 (12.37%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (40.21%) Java
2 34 (35.05%) Python
3 28 (28.87%) C#
4 10 (10.31%) C
4 10 (10.31%) C++
4 10 (10.31%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.31%) Perl
5 9 (9.28%) Ruby
6 8 (8.25%) SQL
7 4 (4.12%) Scala
8 3 (3.09%) VC++
9 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.03%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.03%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.03%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 40 (41.24%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) ISEB
2 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (27.84%) QA
2 14 (14.43%) SDET
System Software
1 14 (14.43%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (8.25%) Cognizant
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle
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