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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank 101 107 120
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 7 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.48% 0.79% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.84% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £47,500 £35,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1379 1663 1607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.23% 94.06% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1164 1373 1452
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 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 13 (86.67%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) C
2 9 (60.00%) C++
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) Wireless
6 4 (26.67%) Perl
6 4 (26.67%) UNIX
7 3 (20.00%) Internet
7 3 (20.00%) LAMP
7 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (20.00%) QA
7 3 (20.00%) QADirector
7 3 (20.00%) Android
7 3 (20.00%) LTE
7 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
7 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (20.00%) Node.js
7 3 (20.00%) Internet of Things
7 3 (20.00%) Line Management
7 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (13.33%) JSF

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) ArcGIS
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Wireless
2 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (20.00%) LTE
3 2 (13.33%) 3G
3 2 (13.33%) 2G
3 2 (13.33%) 3GPP
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) RNC
4 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) QADirector
2 2 (13.33%) ClearCase
2 2 (13.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) LAMP
3 2 (13.33%) JSF
3 2 (13.33%) Dojo
3 2 (13.33%) GWT
3 2 (13.33%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (20.00%) Internet of Things
2 2 (13.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 3 (20.00%) Android
4 3 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (40.00%) Manual Testing
1 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Line Management
2 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Image Processing
3 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) Process Management
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) Python
2 9 (60.00%) C
2 9 (60.00%) C++
3 6 (40.00%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Perl
6 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (13.33%) Tcl
6 2 (13.33%) TTCN
7 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Sophos
1 2 (13.33%) ESRI
1 2 (13.33%) Google
1 2 (13.33%) Fujitsu
1 2 (13.33%) Lumension