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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank 106 103 118
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 4 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% 0.95% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.00% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 3
Average salary £45,000 £37,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.20% -16.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
1324 1698 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.32% 94.60% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1365 1353
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) C
3 8 (47.06%) Linux
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
5 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
5 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
6 5 (29.41%) Wireless
6 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 5 (29.41%) Perl
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) Web Services
7 4 (23.53%) UNIX
7 4 (23.53%) Degree
8 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
8 3 (17.65%) QA
8 3 (17.65%) LAMP
8 3 (17.65%) J2EE
8 3 (17.65%) Tcl
8 3 (17.65%) Internet
8 3 (17.65%) QADirector
8 3 (17.65%) Android
8 3 (17.65%) LTE
8 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
8 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
8 3 (17.65%) Node.js
8 3 (17.65%) Internet of Things

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (17.65%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) ArcGIS
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Photoshop
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Wireless
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 3 (17.65%) LTE
3 2 (11.76%) 3G
3 2 (11.76%) 2G
3 2 (11.76%) 3GPP
3 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) DHCP
4 1 (5.88%) RNC
4 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) QADirector
2 2 (11.76%) ClearCase
2 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) J2EE
2 3 (17.65%) LAMP
3 2 (11.76%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) JSF
3 2 (11.76%) Dojo
3 2 (11.76%) GWT
4 1 (5.88%) Guava
4 1 (5.88%) JAXB
4 1 (5.88%) STL
4 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
1 3 (17.65%) Internet of Things
2 2 (11.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX
4 3 (17.65%) Android
4 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Automated Testing
1 6 (35.29%) Test Scripting
1 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Line Management
2 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.76%) Image Processing
3 2 (11.76%) Web Application Development
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) Process Management
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) OOD
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Python
2 9 (52.94%) C
2 9 (52.94%) C++
3 7 (41.18%) Java
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) Perl
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Tcl
6 2 (11.76%) TTCN
6 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Sophos
1 2 (11.76%) ESRI
1 2 (11.76%) Google
1 2 (11.76%) Fujitsu
1 2 (11.76%) Lumension
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