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The median annual salary for a Test Development Engineer was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

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

Test Development Engineer
England > London
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 784 599 558
Rank change year-on-year -185 -41 +151
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 128 59 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.14% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 28
10th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £52,500
25th Percentile £56,875 £56,250 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £73,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £75,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +12.15% +18.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 68,844 36,876 31,130
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.39% 90.10% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34,537 26,357 25,687
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

Test Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Development Engineer in London

Test Development Engineer
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Test Development Engineer in London.

Salary trend for Test Development Engineer in London

Test Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Test Development Engineer in London over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Test Development Engineer in London

Test Development Engineer
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 28 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London -43 9 £90,000 +41.18%
West London - 2 £76,000 -
Test Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, Test Development Engineer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region featuring Test Development Engineer in the job title.

1 126 (98.44%) Software Testing
1 126 (98.44%) SDET
2 125 (97.66%) Test Automation
3 94 (73.44%) Agile
4 91 (71.09%) Selenium
5 90 (70.31%) Java
6 86 (67.19%) CI/CD
7 75 (58.59%) Jenkins
8 71 (55.47%) Continuous Integration
9 65 (50.78%) REST
10 63 (49.22%) Mentoring
11 56 (43.75%) JUnit
12 55 (42.97%) Finance
13 52 (40.63%) Test Strategy
14 50 (39.06%) SQL
14 50 (39.06%) Web Services
15 48 (37.50%) Azure
16 47 (36.72%) WebDriver
16 47 (36.72%) API Testing
17 46 (35.94%) Continuous Improvement
18 44 (34.38%) AWS
18 44 (34.38%) JMeter
19 43 (33.59%) JSON
20 42 (32.81%) Continuous Delivery
20 42 (32.81%) DevOps
21 41 (32.03%) Social Network
22 39 (30.47%) Cucumber
23 38 (29.69%) Git (software)
24 35 (27.34%) Unit Testing
24 35 (27.34%) GitHub

Test Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (7.81%) Cloud Foundry
1 10 (7.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 48 (37.50%) Azure
2 44 (34.38%) AWS
3 35 (27.34%) GitHub
4 19 (14.84%) Slack
5 10 (7.81%) BrowserStack
5 10 (7.81%) CloudBees
5 10 (7.81%) IaaS
5 10 (7.81%) OpenShift
5 10 (7.81%) PaaS
5 10 (7.81%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 35 (27.34%) TCP/IP
2 33 (25.78%) HTTP
3 4 (3.13%) FTP
3 4 (3.13%) PuTTY
3 4 (3.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.78%) Hadoop
1 33 (25.78%) MongoDB
2 31 (24.22%) Big Data
3 4 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 91 (71.09%) Selenium
2 75 (58.59%) Jenkins
3 56 (43.75%) JUnit
4 47 (36.72%) WebDriver
5 44 (34.38%) JMeter
6 39 (30.47%) Cucumber
7 38 (29.69%) Git (software)
8 34 (26.56%) Postman
9 33 (25.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 28 (21.88%) Serenity BDD
11 24 (18.75%) SpecFlow
12 23 (17.97%) JIRA
13 19 (14.84%) NUnit
13 19 (14.84%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (14.84%) TestNG
14 16 (12.50%) Cypress.io
15 14 (10.94%) Appium
16 11 (8.59%) GitLab
16 11 (8.59%) SonarQube
17 10 (7.81%) Robot Framework
General
1 55 (42.97%) Finance
2 33 (25.78%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 21 (16.41%) Social Skills
4 10 (7.81%) Banking
5 9 (7.03%) Retail
6 6 (4.69%) Telecoms
7 4 (3.13%) Electronics
7 4 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.13%) Marketing
7 4 (3.13%) Public Sector
8 3 (2.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (50.78%) REST
2 50 (39.06%) Web Services
3 43 (33.59%) JSON
4 33 (25.78%) Apache Thrift
4 33 (25.78%) Kafka
5 23 (17.97%) WebSockets
6 20 (15.63%) RESTful
7 19 (14.84%) AngularJS
7 19 (14.84%) SOAP
8 12 (9.38%) HTML
9 10 (7.81%) CSS
10 9 (7.03%) Jest
10 9 (7.03%) Node.js
10 9 (7.03%) WireMock
11 6 (4.69%) .NET
12 5 (3.91%) Gherkin
13 4 (3.13%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 41 (32.03%) Social Network
2 31 (24.22%) Social Media
3 14 (10.94%) User Experience
4 3 (2.34%) Life Science
4 3 (2.34%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.78%) Blockchain
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.94%) Windows
2 10 (7.81%) Android
2 10 (7.81%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (98.44%) SDET
1 126 (98.44%) Software Testing
2 125 (97.66%) Test Automation
3 94 (73.44%) Agile
4 86 (67.19%) CI/CD
5 71 (55.47%) Continuous Integration
6 63 (49.22%) Mentoring
7 52 (40.63%) Test Strategy
8 47 (36.72%) API Testing
9 46 (35.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 42 (32.81%) Continuous Delivery
10 42 (32.81%) DevOps
11 35 (27.34%) Unit Testing
12 34 (26.56%) OO
13 33 (25.78%) Test Planning
14 31 (24.22%) E-Discovery
14 31 (24.22%) Information Governance
14 31 (24.22%) Regulatory Compliance
15 28 (21.88%) Scrum
16 23 (17.97%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 90 (70.31%) Java
2 50 (39.06%) SQL
3 32 (25.00%) C#
4 25 (19.53%) JavaScript
5 23 (17.97%) TypeScript
6 10 (7.81%) Ruby
7 7 (5.47%) Python
8 2 (1.56%) Bash
Qualifications
1 12 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.69%) Degree
3 5 (3.91%) ISTQB
3 5 (3.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.34%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.78%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (20.31%) QA
2 10 (7.81%) Accessibility
3 3 (2.34%) 21 CFR Part 11
Systems Management
1 25 (19.53%) Kubernetes
2 10 (7.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (4.69%) SAP
2 4 (3.13%) Google
2 4 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.78%) Databricks