The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 77 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.57% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Development Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
686 602 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.17% 96.47% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 556 540 521
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Development Engineer Salary Trend in Dorset

Development Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (75.00%) Photoshop
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
1 12 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 12 (75.00%) Web Development
1 12 (75.00%) JSON
1 12 (75.00%) jQuery
1 12 (75.00%) Visualisation
1 12 (75.00%) HTML5
1 12 (75.00%) CSS3
1 12 (75.00%) Big Data
1 12 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 4 (25.00%) Avionics
2 4 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (18.75%) Validation
3 3 (18.75%) Military
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 3 (18.75%) Requirements Management
3 3 (18.75%) DO-160
3 3 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) VxWorks
4 1 (6.25%) DO-178B
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 12 (75.00%) Photoshop
1 12 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (25.00%) Avionics
2 3 (18.75%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) JSON
1 12 (75.00%) jQuery
1 12 (75.00%) HTML5
1 12 (75.00%) CSS3
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.25%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) VxWorks
1 1 (6.25%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Web Development
1 12 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (18.75%) Requirements Management
2 3 (18.75%) Validation
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) DO-160
2 1 (6.25%) DO-178B