The first table below looks at the demand for the Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 233 243 250
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 9 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.055% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.058% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £27,204 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.03% -31.99%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,250 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+13.47% -2.75%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6594 6939 7170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.75% 94.82% 96.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5325 5948 6330
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Development Engineer
England

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Development Engineer Salary Trend in the North West

Development Engineer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Cheshire - 9 £40,000 -
Development Engineer
England

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) C
2 13 (92.86%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) Citrix
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) QA
2 13 (92.86%) Test Scripting
2 13 (92.86%) XenApp
2 13 (92.86%) XenDesktop
2 13 (92.86%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) IIS
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
5 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Perl
6 4 (28.57%) VBScript
6 4 (28.57%) HND
6 4 (28.57%) ISEB
6 4 (28.57%) Workflow
6 4 (28.57%) Degree
6 4 (28.57%) PowerShell

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (64.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) jQuery
1 1 (7.14%) HTML5
1 1 (7.14%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) Test Scripting
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) Test Automation
2 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Regression Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Automation Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Workflow
3 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (92.86%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) C
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) VBScript
4 4 (28.57%) Perl
4 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) HND
1 4 (28.57%) ISEB
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (92.86%) QA
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) XenApp
1 13 (92.86%) XenDesktop
2 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (64.29%) Hyper-V
3 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft