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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 97 107 113
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 18 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.01% 0.32% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.34% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 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 £55,000 £53,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
1690 1464 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.21% 95.00% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1284 1698
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,804 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

Development Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 24 (75.00%) Python
2 22 (68.75%) Degree
3 21 (65.63%) C++
4 20 (62.50%) Java
5 13 (40.63%) Wireless
6 12 (37.50%) QA
7 10 (31.25%) TDD
7 10 (31.25%) STL
7 10 (31.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (28.13%) C
9 8 (25.00%) PHP
10 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
10 7 (21.88%) HTML
10 7 (21.88%) XML
10 7 (21.88%) Ajax
10 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
11 6 (18.75%) Subversion
11 6 (18.75%) Perl
11 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
11 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
12 5 (15.63%) XSL
12 5 (15.63%) OO
12 5 (15.63%) Multimedia
12 5 (15.63%) Scrum
13 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
13 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
13 4 (12.50%) Use Case
13 4 (12.50%) MS Excel

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) Simulink
2 3 (9.38%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
1 3 (9.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.38%) Xcode
4 2 (6.25%) Selenium
4 2 (6.25%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (15.63%) Multimedia
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) STL
1 10 (31.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (21.88%) HTML
2 7 (21.88%) XML
2 7 (21.88%) Ajax
3 5 (15.63%) XSL
4 3 (9.38%) Android SDK
4 3 (9.38%) Cocoa Touch
4 3 (9.38%) UIKit
4 3 (9.38%) iOS SDK
4 3 (9.38%) J2EE
4 3 (9.38%) J2ME
4 3 (9.38%) LAMP
4 3 (9.38%) Cocoa
5 2 (6.25%) JSON
5 2 (6.25%) GWT
5 2 (6.25%) jQuery
5 2 (6.25%) Web Services
5 2 (6.25%) SOAP
5 2 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (6.25%) iPhone
4 2 (6.25%) Open Source
4 2 (6.25%) Social Media
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) TDD
2 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (18.75%) Test Scripting
3 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 5 (15.63%) OO
4 5 (15.63%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Use Case
5 4 (12.50%) Software Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) Network Management
6 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.38%) Android Development
6 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
6 3 (9.38%) Web Application Development
6 3 (9.38%) BDD
6 3 (9.38%) Validation
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Content Management
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) Python
2 21 (65.63%) C++
3 20 (62.50%) Java
4 9 (28.13%) C
5 8 (25.00%) PHP
6 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
7 6 (18.75%) Perl
8 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
8 3 (9.38%) Objective-C
8 3 (9.38%) Ruby
9 2 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (68.75%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) ISEB
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Zend
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