The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 95 95 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 14 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.81% 1.02% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 1.05% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 9
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £39,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
Development Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1646 1422 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.20% 96.41% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1148 1503
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Development Engineer in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Development Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Development Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Development Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Development Engineer in their job title.

1 27 (84.38%) C++
2 22 (68.75%) C
3 21 (65.63%) Degree
4 16 (50.00%) Python
5 14 (43.75%) Java
6 13 (40.63%) Wireless
7 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
8 9 (28.13%) HTML
8 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
8 9 (28.13%) PHP
8 9 (28.13%) XML
8 9 (28.13%) XSL
8 9 (28.13%) Multimedia
8 9 (28.13%) Ajax
9 6 (18.75%) Perl
9 6 (18.75%) Linux
9 6 (18.75%) Assembly Language
9 6 (18.75%) Subversion
9 6 (18.75%) QA
9 6 (18.75%) Redmine
9 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
10 5 (15.63%) STL
10 5 (15.63%) MATLAB
10 5 (15.63%) Simulink
10 5 (15.63%) Stateflow
10 5 (15.63%) TDD
10 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
10 5 (15.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (12.50%) Finance

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region that cited Development Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Simulink
1 5 (15.63%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.75%) Redmine
2 6 (18.75%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) QADirector
General
1 9 (28.13%) Multimedia
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) XML
1 9 (28.13%) XSL
1 9 (28.13%) Ajax
1 9 (28.13%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) STL
2 5 (15.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
2 5 (15.63%) TDD
2 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
3 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (12.50%) Software Architecture
3 4 (12.50%) Network Management
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Signal Processing
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Scrum
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (84.38%) C++
2 22 (68.75%) C
3 16 (50.00%) Python
4 14 (43.75%) Java
5 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
5 9 (28.13%) PHP
6 6 (18.75%) Perl
6 6 (18.75%) Assembly Language
7 5 (15.63%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (65.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) KVM
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
1 1 (3.13%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago