The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 101 - 80
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.14% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £37,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Development Engineer
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1316 1030 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.22% 95.19% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1062 776 740
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Development Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

Development Engineer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) VHDL
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) JTAG
2 2 (50.00%) IEC 61508
3 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (25.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (25.00%) Green Hills
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) VHDL
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) JTAG
1 2 (50.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) Green Hills