Test Development Engineer Jobs

Test Development Engineer
UK

The median Test Development Engineer salary in the UK is £62,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 29 February 2024.

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

6 months to
29 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 823 941 1040
Rank change year-on-year +118 +99 -276
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Development Engineer 2 78 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.070% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.074% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 1 41 66
10th Percentile - £50,000 £43,750
25th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -10.71% +3.70% +42.11%
75th Percentile £63,750 £95,000 £80,000
90th Percentile - £102,500 £88,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +33.33%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 77,055 105,000 135,530
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 93.83% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 57,717 66,099 84,582
10th Percentile £28,501 £32,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £39,085 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,410 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,831 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.36% +5.66% +5.26%

Test Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Development Engineer in the UK

Test Development Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Test Development Engineer in the UK

Test Development Engineer
Top 5 Job Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 29 February 2024. 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
England +138 2 £62,500 -10.71% 17
UK excluding London +80 2 £62,500 +8.70% 16
East of England +38 1 - - 3
Midlands +12 1 £62,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £62,500 -

Test Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities

For the 6 months to 29 February 2024, Test Development Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Test Development Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) RS-232
2 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (50.00%) Optoelectronics
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Lidar
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux

Test Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (50.00%) RS-232
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Lidar
1 1 (50.00%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Physics
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree