The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 120 145 155
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 12 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.53% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 4
Median salary £30,500 £32,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.68% +8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,500 £20,725
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
2154 2759 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.95% 95.43% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1813 1875
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Development Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Development Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Development Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dundee - 6 £27,000 -
Edinburgh +3 4 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Fife - 1 £40,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £34,000 -
Development Engineer
UK

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Development Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) Python
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Degree
3 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (50.00%) C++
4 7 (43.75%) Android
5 6 (37.50%) RESTful
5 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
5 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (37.50%) cocos2d
5 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (37.50%) Lua
5 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 6 (37.50%) Automotive
5 6 (37.50%) Perforce
5 6 (37.50%) Objective-C
5 6 (37.50%) Mobile Development
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Selenium
7 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
7 3 (18.75%) C#
8 2 (12.50%) C
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (12.50%) Windows
8 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 2 (12.50%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) HTTP
8 2 (12.50%) DNS

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.25%) Network Security
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 6 (37.50%) Automotive
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) cocos2d
1 6 (37.50%) RESTful
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) Physics
3 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Android
2 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (37.50%) Mobile Development
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) Software Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (6.25%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Python
2 9 (56.25%) Java
3 8 (50.00%) C++
4 6 (37.50%) Lua
4 6 (37.50%) Objective-C
5 3 (18.75%) C#
6 2 (12.50%) C
7 1 (6.25%) Fortran
7 1 (6.25%) Perl
7 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Perforce
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft