The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank - 154 141
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 0 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Development Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2907 3101 2778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.11% 95.53% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1897 2012 1895
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Development Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Munin
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) SSL

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) RHCE
2 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
1 3 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Munin
2 2 (28.57%) Nagios
3 1 (14.29%) Cacti
3 1 (14.29%) Graphite
3 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
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