The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 235 224 268
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 31 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.41% 0.25% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 20
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Development Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7307 6818 8753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 95.52% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5952 5868 7455
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Development Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Development Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Development Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +12 23 £40,000 -15.78%
Norfolk - 4 £45,000 -
Essex +6 2 £32,250 -7.85%
Hertfordshire -10 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Development Engineer
England

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 37 (63.79%) Degree
2 29 (50.00%) C++
3 26 (44.83%) Java
4 25 (43.10%) Python
5 23 (39.66%) C
6 17 (29.31%) Wireless
7 14 (24.14%) XML
8 12 (20.69%) QA
8 12 (20.69%) PHP
8 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
9 11 (18.97%) HTML
9 11 (18.97%) Ajax
10 10 (17.24%) TDD
10 10 (17.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 10 (17.24%) STL
11 9 (15.52%) XSL
11 9 (15.52%) Perl
11 9 (15.52%) Multimedia
12 8 (13.79%) Signal Processing
12 8 (13.79%) Electronics
12 8 (13.79%) VHDL
13 7 (12.07%) OO
13 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
14 6 (10.34%) CAN bus
14 6 (10.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 6 (10.34%) Subversion
14 6 (10.34%) Test Scripting
14 6 (10.34%) Computer Science

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Office
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.90%) Simulink
1 4 (6.90%) Stateflow
1 4 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.31%) Wireless
2 2 (3.45%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.72%) UMTS
3 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.72%) 3G
3 1 (1.72%) 2G
3 1 (1.72%) LTE
3 1 (1.72%) 4G
3 1 (1.72%) GPRS
3 1 (1.72%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) MySQL
1 3 (5.17%) SQLite
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Visual Studio
1 6 (10.34%) Subversion
2 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.17%) Xcode
4 2 (3.45%) Selenium
4 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (15.52%) Multimedia
2 8 (13.79%) Electronics
3 4 (6.90%) Finance
4 2 (3.45%) Automotive
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) XML
2 11 (18.97%) HTML
2 11 (18.97%) Ajax
3 10 (17.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 10 (17.24%) STL
4 9 (15.52%) XSL
5 3 (5.17%) J2ME
5 3 (5.17%) LAMP
5 3 (5.17%) Cocoa
5 3 (5.17%) Web Services
5 3 (5.17%) .NET
5 3 (5.17%) J2EE
5 3 (5.17%) Cocoa Touch
5 3 (5.17%) UIKit
5 3 (5.17%) Android SDK
5 3 (5.17%) iOS SDK
6 2 (3.45%) REST
6 2 (3.45%) SOAP
6 2 (3.45%) HTML5
6 2 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.79%) VHDL
3 6 (10.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.34%) CAN bus
4 4 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.45%) iPhone
5 2 (3.45%) Open Source
5 2 (3.45%) Social Media
5 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.72%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) Android
2 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) TDD
2 8 (13.79%) Signal Processing
3 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (12.07%) OO
4 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
4 6 (10.34%) Test Scripting
5 5 (8.62%) Scrum
5 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.90%) Manual Testing
6 4 (6.90%) Use Case
6 4 (6.90%) Validation
6 4 (6.90%) Software Architecture
6 4 (6.90%) Network Management
7 3 (5.17%) BDD
7 3 (5.17%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.17%) Android Development
7 3 (5.17%) iOS Development
7 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.17%) Web Development
7 3 (5.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) C++
2 26 (44.83%) Java
3 25 (43.10%) Python
4 23 (39.66%) C
5 12 (20.69%) PHP
6 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
7 9 (15.52%) Perl
8 6 (10.34%) C#
9 5 (8.62%) MATLAB
10 3 (5.17%) Objective-C
10 3 (5.17%) Ruby
11 1 (1.72%) R
11 1 (1.72%) VB6
11 1 (1.72%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.72%) VB
11 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (63.79%) Degree
2 4 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (6.90%) ISEB
3 2 (3.45%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.69%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Xilinx
2 3 (5.17%) Zend
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Green Hills