The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 143 121 123
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 2 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.078% 0.70% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.76% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 2
Average salary £50,000 £38,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -29.54%
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
Development Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2346 2249 1879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.14% 92.90% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1751 1556
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £66,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Development Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 10 (50.00%) C
3 9 (45.00%) C++
3 9 (45.00%) Linux
3 9 (45.00%) ADSL
3 9 (45.00%) MPEG
3 9 (45.00%) DRM
3 9 (45.00%) DVB
3 9 (45.00%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (45.00%) Broadcom
4 8 (40.00%) Degree
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (35.00%) C#
5 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (35.00%) Selenium
6 4 (20.00%) IPTV
6 4 (20.00%) Windows
6 4 (20.00%) Games
6 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) .NET
6 4 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) MSBuild
7 3 (15.00%) SaaS
7 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (15.00%) PHP
7 3 (15.00%) CRM
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Ruby
7 3 (15.00%) Ajax
7 3 (15.00%) Software Testing

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (15.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) ADSL
1 9 (45.00%) DVB
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) MSBuild
General
1 12 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (20.00%) Games
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) LAMP
2 3 (15.00%) Ajax
3 2 (10.00%) HTML5
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) MPEG
1 9 (45.00%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (20.00%) IPTV
4 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) DRM
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Web Development
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) C
2 9 (45.00%) C++
3 7 (35.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Broadcom