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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 101 110 120
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 15 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.81% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.34% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 8
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £53,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1733 1485 1841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.13% 93.28% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1351 1298 1611
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Development Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 (73.33%) Python
2 21 (70.00%) Degree
3 20 (66.67%) C++
3 20 (66.67%) Java
4 12 (40.00%) QA
5 10 (33.33%) TDD
5 10 (33.33%) STL
5 10 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 9 (30.00%) C
6 9 (30.00%) Wireless
7 7 (23.33%) Subversion
8 6 (20.00%) Scrum
8 6 (20.00%) Perl
8 6 (20.00%) PHP
8 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
9 5 (16.67%) HTML
9 5 (16.67%) XML
9 5 (16.67%) OO
9 5 (16.67%) Multimedia
9 5 (16.67%) Ajax
10 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
10 4 (13.33%) ISEB
10 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
10 4 (13.33%) MS Office
10 4 (13.33%) Use Case
10 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
10 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) Simulink
2 3 (10.00%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) Wireless
2 1 (3.33%) LTE
2 1 (3.33%) GPRS
2 1 (3.33%) GSM
2 1 (3.33%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQLite
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Subversion
2 3 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (10.00%) Xcode
3 2 (6.67%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (16.67%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) STL
1 10 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) XML
2 5 (16.67%) Ajax
3 3 (10.00%) Android SDK
3 3 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 3 (10.00%) UIKit
3 3 (10.00%) iOS SDK
3 3 (10.00%) J2EE
3 3 (10.00%) J2ME
3 3 (10.00%) XSL
3 3 (10.00%) Cocoa
3 3 (10.00%) LAMP
4 2 (6.67%) JSON
4 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 2 (6.67%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) Smarty
4 2 (6.67%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) iPhone
3 2 (6.67%) Social Media
3 2 (6.67%) Open Source
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) TDD
2 6 (20.00%) Scrum
2 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (16.67%) OO
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) Use Case
4 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.33%) Manual Testing
5 3 (10.00%) Android Development
5 3 (10.00%) iOS Development
5 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (10.00%) BDD
5 3 (10.00%) Validation
5 3 (10.00%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) Content Management
6 2 (6.67%) OOP
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
6 2 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) Python
2 20 (66.67%) C++
2 20 (66.67%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) C
4 6 (20.00%) Perl
4 6 (20.00%) PHP
5 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.00%) MATLAB
6 3 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 3 (10.00%) Ruby
7 2 (6.67%) C#
8 1 (3.33%) TTCN
8 1 (3.33%) SQL
8 1 (3.33%) Assembly Language
8 1 (3.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) ISEB
2 4 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Zend
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Sybase
2 1 (3.33%) Sun
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