The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank 776 703 642
Rank change year-on-year
-73 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 110 171 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 82 100 176
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Development Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Development Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Development Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Engineer over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Development Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Development Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
England -43 107 £42,500 -5.55% 32
South East -34 32 £42,500 +9.67% 9
London -38 31 £60,000 +9.09% 9
East of England -14 29 £40,000 -11.11% 5
South West -7 14 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Cambridgeshire -2 10 £42,500 +2.40% 4
City of London -4 10 £62,500 +25.00% 4
Cambridge -6 10 £42,500 +2.40% 2
Buckinghamshire +7 9 £26,500 -15.87% 1
Hertfordshire - 9 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 9 £45,500 - 2
Bristol +3 6 £22,500 -26.22% 3
High Wycombe - 6 £26,500 - 1
Basingstoke -1 5 - -
Hampshire -14 5 - - 1
Dorset - 5 £33,750 - 1
Essex - 5 £32,500 -
Abingdon - 5 £46,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +9 4 £38,500 +3.35% 1
Surrey -15 4 £50,000 +112.76% 3
Berkshire -15 3 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Woking - 3 £50,000 -
Luton +5 2 £38,500 +3.35%
Cirencester +4 2 £39,250 -1.87%
Gloucestershire -8 2 £39,250 -10.79% 1
South Wales -11 2 - - 1
Wales -15 2 - - 1
Torfaen - 2 - -
Cwmbran - 2 - -
Aylesbury - 2 £38,500 -

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 98 (39.84%) Degree
2 81 (32.93%) C++
3 71 (28.86%) C#
4 67 (27.24%) Linux
5 65 (26.42%) Java
6 62 (25.20%) SQL
7 57 (23.17%) C
8 55 (22.36%) .NET
9 47 (19.11%) HTML
10 46 (18.70%) JavaScript
11 39 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
12 38 (15.45%) Python
13 36 (14.63%) Selenium
13 36 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
14 35 (14.23%) OO
15 33 (13.41%) CSS
16 31 (12.60%) Windows
16 31 (12.60%) Software Engineering
16 31 (12.60%) QA
17 30 (12.20%) XML
17 30 (12.20%) UNIX
18 28 (11.38%) ASP.NET
19 26 (10.57%) SQL Server
20 25 (10.16%) MySQL
20 25 (10.16%) Oracle
20 25 (10.16%) JUnit
20 25 (10.16%) Scrum
20 25 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
21 24 (9.76%) Ruby
21 24 (9.76%) Microsoft

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 11 (4.47%) IIS
2 7 (2.85%) SAS
3 6 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.81%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.81%) Apache
5 2 (0.81%) Confluence
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.41%) Drupal
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.41%) nginx
6 1 (0.41%) Node.js
6 1 (0.41%) CMS
6 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.25%) Simulink
2 5 (2.03%) Stateflow
3 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.63%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.22%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.22%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.81%) MS Project
5 2 (0.81%) MS Office
5 2 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.41%) Abaqus
6 1 (0.41%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 3 (1.22%) Summit
2 2 (0.81%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.41%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.28%) SaaS
2 10 (4.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.81%) IaaS
4 1 (0.41%) GitHub
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.10%) HTTP
2 12 (4.88%) DVB
2 12 (4.88%) Firewall
2 12 (4.88%) Wireless
3 11 (4.47%) WAN
4 8 (3.25%) ADSL
4 8 (3.25%) Network Security
5 7 (2.85%) iSCSI
5 7 (2.85%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (2.85%) FTP
5 7 (2.85%) Internet
6 6 (2.44%) TCP/IP
6 6 (2.44%) SMTP
6 6 (2.44%) IPsec
7 5 (2.03%) LTE
7 5 (2.03%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (2.03%) 4G
7 5 (2.03%) 2G
7 5 (2.03%) SAN
7 5 (2.03%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (10.57%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.16%) MySQL
3 19 (7.72%) OLTP
4 10 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.44%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.44%) Big Data
6 3 (1.22%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.81%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.41%) SQLite
8 1 (0.41%) Redis
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 36 (14.63%) Selenium
2 25 (10.16%) JUnit
3 23 (9.35%) Git (software)
3 23 (9.35%) Cucumber
4 21 (8.54%) Maven
5 18 (7.32%) WebDriver
6 14 (5.69%) TestNG
7 13 (5.28%) JBehave
7 13 (5.28%) Jenkins
7 13 (5.28%) Ant
8 10 (4.07%) Visual Studio
8 10 (4.07%) Subversion
9 9 (3.66%) TestLink
9 9 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (3.66%) JIRA
9 9 (3.66%) NUnit
10 8 (3.25%) SpecFlow
10 8 (3.25%) xUnit.net
11 7 (2.85%) Gerrit
11 7 (2.85%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (6.50%) Electronics
2 14 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.88%) Finance
4 8 (3.25%) Aerospace
5 7 (2.85%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.85%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.03%) Legal
6 5 (2.03%) Games
7 4 (1.63%) Marketing
8 3 (1.22%) Military
8 3 (1.22%) Automotive
9 2 (0.81%) Publishing
9 2 (0.81%) Avionics
10 1 (0.41%) Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Retail
10 1 (0.41%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (22.36%) .NET
2 47 (19.11%) HTML
3 33 (13.41%) CSS
4 30 (12.20%) XML
5 28 (11.38%) ASP.NET
6 23 (9.35%) STL
7 18 (7.32%) Ajax
8 17 (6.91%) Web Services
9 16 (6.50%) jQuery
10 11 (4.47%) HTML5
10 11 (4.47%) REST
11 8 (3.25%) XSL
11 8 (3.25%) WCF
11 8 (3.25%) WPF
12 7 (2.85%) .NET Framework
13 6 (2.44%) CSS3
13 6 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (2.03%) Gherkin
14 5 (2.03%) JSON
14 5 (2.03%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.54%) Computer Science
3 18 (7.32%) Algorithms
4 12 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (4.07%) MPEG
5 10 (4.07%) VHDL
6 7 (2.85%) Statistics
7 6 (2.44%) PKI
7 6 (2.44%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.44%) Physics
8 5 (2.03%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 4 (1.63%) PDA
9 4 (1.63%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.63%) User Experience
10 3 (1.22%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.22%) Verilog
10 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.81%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (27.24%) Linux
2 31 (12.60%) Windows
3 30 (12.20%) UNIX
4 7 (2.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.03%) Solaris
7 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.22%) CentOS
9 1 (0.41%) Android
9 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.41%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.41%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (14.23%) OO
3 31 (12.60%) Software Engineering
4 25 (10.16%) Scrum
4 25 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (8.94%) MVC
6 20 (8.13%) Test Automation
7 16 (6.50%) TDD
8 15 (6.10%) BDD
8 15 (6.10%) Automated Testing
9 14 (5.69%) Test Scripting
10 13 (5.28%) Web Development
11 12 (4.88%) E-Commerce
11 12 (4.88%) Project Management
11 12 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (4.47%) Regression Testing
12 11 (4.47%) Configuration Management
13 10 (4.07%) Test Strategy
13 10 (4.07%) Mentoring
14 9 (3.66%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 81 (32.93%) C++
2 71 (28.86%) C#
3 65 (26.42%) Java
4 62 (25.20%) SQL
5 57 (23.17%) C
6 46 (18.70%) JavaScript
7 38 (15.45%) Python
8 24 (9.76%) Ruby
9 22 (8.94%) Perl
10 18 (7.32%) PHP
11 12 (4.88%) VB.NET
12 11 (4.47%) Bash Shell
13 10 (4.07%) MATLAB
14 9 (3.66%) Assembly Language
15 8 (3.25%) VB
15 8 (3.25%) PowerShell
16 6 (2.44%) T-SQL
16 6 (2.44%) VB6
17 3 (1.22%) PHP5
17 3 (1.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 98 (39.84%) Degree
2 4 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (1.63%) HNC
2 4 (1.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.63%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.22%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.22%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.22%) ISEB
4 2 (0.81%) CCIE
4 2 (0.81%) CCNP
4 2 (0.81%) CCNA
5 1 (0.41%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.41%) MCAD
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.60%) QA
2 5 (2.03%) JTAG
2 5 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.63%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.81%) IEC 61508
4 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.41%) DO-160
5 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.07%) Firmware
3 4 (1.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.41%) Docker
4 1 (0.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (3.66%) Puppet
2 5 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.81%) Nagios
3 2 (0.81%) Munin
3 2 (0.81%) Ansible
4 1 (0.41%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.41%) Graphite
4 1 (0.41%) Cacti
4 1 (0.41%) OVSD
4 1 (0.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (10.16%) Oracle
2 24 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.91%) Cisco
4 15 (6.10%) VMware
5 13 (5.28%) Juniper
6 12 (4.88%) SolidWorks
7 8 (3.25%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.25%) Broadcom
8 6 (2.44%) Dell
8 6 (2.44%) IronPort
9 5 (2.03%) Veeam
9 5 (2.03%) Minitab
9 5 (2.03%) CommVault
10 4 (1.63%) Borland
10 4 (1.63%) Metastorm
11 3 (1.22%) IBM
11 3 (1.22%) HP
12 2 (0.81%) NetApp
12 2 (0.81%) CA
12 2 (0.81%) EMC
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Salary: £3000 - £4000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £25,000 to £28,000
Posted: Yesterday
Ely, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ely, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + excellent benefits & package
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City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum + Benefits
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Surrey
Annapurna
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Very Competitive
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London
Clear Cube Consulting
Salary: £0 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Clear Cube Consulting
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000 per year
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Optimus Search
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Newbury
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Salary: Negotiable
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Edinburgh
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Salary: Negotiable
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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Weybridge
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