The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank 730 765 809
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 147 194 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 112 138 125
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,789 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%

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
87588 102541 110850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72774 85459 91721
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 5 December 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +29 136 £45,000 -10.00% 28
London +39 51 £55,000 -12.00% 8
East of England +8 23 £50,000 +25.00% 7
South East +37 21 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Cambridgeshire +14 17 £50,000 -13.04% 6
Cambridge +20 15 £47,500 -17.39% 5
Surrey +38 14 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands +14 14 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Scotland +34 11 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Yorkshire +20 11 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Woking - 11 £47,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +38 9 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Leeds +20 9 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Northamptonshire +11 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Northampton - 9 £40,000 -
South West +8 6 £32,500 -7.14% 3
North West -10 6 £41,250 -25.00% 2
Hertfordshire +7 5 £50,000 +33.33%
Edinburgh +11 4 £40,000 +25.00%
Dundee - 4 £27,000 -
Devon - 4 £30,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £50,000 -
Chessington - 4 £40,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +11 3 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Nottinghamshire 0 3 £30,000 -40.00%
West Midlands -9 3 £40,000 +18.51%
High Wycombe +11 2 £27,500 -21.42%
Bristol +7 2 £37,256 +49.02%
Hampshire -9 2 £47,500 +25.00% 1

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 112 (40.14%) Java
2 87 (31.18%) Windows
3 84 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (30.11%) Degree
4 77 (27.60%) C++
5 75 (26.88%) Python
6 73 (26.16%) C#
6 73 (26.16%) JavaScript
6 73 (26.16%) Software Engineering
7 66 (23.66%) Linux
8 63 (22.58%) SQL
9 47 (16.85%) C
10 44 (15.77%) .NET
10 44 (15.77%) Computer Science
11 43 (15.41%) Scrum
12 40 (14.34%) Configuration Management
13 39 (13.98%) TDD
14 38 (13.62%) SQL Server
14 38 (13.62%) OO
15 36 (12.90%) Web Services
15 36 (12.90%) Git (software)
16 32 (11.47%) Microsoft
16 32 (11.47%) NoSQL
17 31 (11.11%) Ruby
18 30 (10.75%) Web Development
19 29 (10.39%) BDD
19 29 (10.39%) Oracle
20 27 (9.68%) Electronics
20 27 (9.68%) DevOps
21 26 (9.32%) Security Cleared

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 15 (5.38%) Apache
2 13 (4.66%) IIS
3 12 (4.30%) WebSphere
4 11 (3.94%) ArcGIS
5 10 (3.58%) WebSphere Portal
6 6 (2.15%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.43%) JBoss
8 3 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.08%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.72%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.36%) CMS
10 1 (0.36%) Drupal
10 1 (0.36%) nginx
10 1 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.58%) MS Office
2 10 (3.58%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.51%) GNU Octave
3 7 (2.51%) Simulink
4 2 (0.72%) OrCAD
5 1 (0.36%) CATIA
5 1 (0.36%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.87%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.15%) SaaS
3 3 (1.08%) Office 365
4 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.72%) IaaS
4 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.09%) Ethernet
2 16 (5.73%) Bluetooth
2 16 (5.73%) Wi-Fi
3 12 (4.30%) 3G
3 12 (4.30%) GPRS
3 12 (4.30%) SSL
3 12 (4.30%) VoIP
4 10 (3.58%) Internet
5 7 (2.51%) CDMA
5 7 (2.51%) Software-Defined Radio
5 7 (2.51%) TDMA
6 6 (2.15%) HTTP
6 6 (2.15%) Wireless
7 5 (1.79%) RS-232
8 4 (1.43%) RS-485
9 2 (0.72%) DNS
9 2 (0.72%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.72%) MPLS
9 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.62%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.47%) NoSQL
3 21 (7.53%) MySQL
4 19 (6.81%) GIS
4 19 (6.81%) Oracle Database
5 17 (6.09%) MongoDB
6 16 (5.73%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (4.66%) Big Data
8 12 (4.30%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (4.30%) SSDT
9 10 (3.58%) Relational Database
10 6 (2.15%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.43%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.72%) JasperReports
13 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
14 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 36 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 26 (9.32%) Visual Studio
3 25 (8.96%) Jenkins
4 24 (8.60%) Selenium
5 17 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (5.73%) Eclipse
7 15 (5.38%) SpecFlow
8 12 (4.30%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (3.94%) ClearCase
10 10 (3.58%) Cucumber
10 10 (3.58%) Subversion
11 8 (2.87%) JIRA
12 6 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (2.15%) Maven
13 5 (1.79%) NUnit
14 4 (1.43%) JMeter
15 3 (1.08%) JUnit
15 3 (1.08%) LoadRunner
15 3 (1.08%) WATIR
15 3 (1.08%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (9.68%) Electronics
2 26 (9.32%) Finance
3 12 (4.30%) Military
4 11 (3.94%) Banking
5 10 (3.58%) Automotive
6 9 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.51%) Games
7 7 (2.51%) Retail
8 6 (2.15%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.79%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.43%) Advertising
10 4 (1.43%) Front Office
10 4 (1.43%) Legal
11 3 (1.08%) Aerospace
11 3 (1.08%) Marketing
11 3 (1.08%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Law
12 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (15.77%) .NET
2 36 (12.90%) Web Services
3 23 (8.24%) XML
4 18 (6.45%) HTML
4 18 (6.45%) Middleware
5 17 (6.09%) AngularJS
5 17 (6.09%) CSS
6 14 (5.02%) Gherkin
6 14 (5.02%) Node.js
6 14 (5.02%) Ruby on Rails
7 13 (4.66%) ASP.NET
7 13 (4.66%) J2EE
8 12 (4.30%) JSF
9 11 (3.94%) .NET Framework
9 11 (3.94%) jQuery
10 10 (3.58%) Dojo
10 10 (3.58%) GWT
10 10 (3.58%) WPF
11 7 (2.51%) RESTful
12 6 (2.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.77%) Computer Science
2 24 (8.60%) Algorithms
3 19 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.94%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.58%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 8 (2.87%) Physics
6 8 (2.87%) Verilog
7 7 (2.51%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (2.51%) Device Driver
7 7 (2.51%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.79%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.43%) Arduino
10 4 (1.43%) Derivative
10 4 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.43%) Raspberry Pi
10 4 (1.43%) SCADA
11 3 (1.08%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.08%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 3 (1.08%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 87 (31.18%) Windows
2 66 (23.66%) Linux
3 21 (7.53%) Unix
4 19 (6.81%) Windows Server
5 16 (5.73%) Windows 7
5 16 (5.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (4.66%) Windows CE
7 10 (3.58%) Mac OS X
8 7 (2.51%) Android
8 7 (2.51%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.79%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.72%) CentOS
11 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (26.16%) Software Engineering
3 43 (15.41%) Scrum
4 40 (14.34%) Configuration Management
5 39 (13.98%) TDD
6 38 (13.62%) OO
7 30 (10.75%) Web Development
8 29 (10.39%) BDD
9 27 (9.68%) DevOps
10 25 (8.96%) Validation
11 22 (7.89%) Migration
12 19 (6.81%) Automated Testing
12 19 (6.81%) Data Migration
12 19 (6.81%) Image Processing
12 19 (6.81%) Requirements Analysis
13 18 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 18 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
13 18 (6.45%) Test Automation
14 16 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (5.38%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (40.14%) Java
2 77 (27.60%) C++
3 75 (26.88%) Python
4 73 (26.16%) C#
4 73 (26.16%) JavaScript
5 63 (22.58%) SQL
6 47 (16.85%) C
7 31 (11.11%) Ruby
8 20 (7.17%) Bash Shell
9 16 (5.73%) Perl
9 16 (5.73%) VC++
10 15 (5.38%) PowerShell
11 11 (3.94%) PHP
11 11 (3.94%) PL/SQL
12 10 (3.58%) Objective-C
13 9 (3.23%) MATLAB
14 7 (2.51%) Scala
15 6 (2.15%) Tcl
16 5 (1.79%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.43%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 84 (30.11%) Degree
2 26 (9.32%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 18 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.94%) ISTQB
4 11 (3.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (3.58%) PhD
6 3 (1.08%) HND
7 1 (0.36%) CCENT
7 1 (0.36%) CCNA
7 1 (0.36%) CCNP
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.81%) QA
2 12 (4.30%) ISO 9001
3 10 (3.58%) SDET
4 6 (2.15%) SLA
5 2 (0.72%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.36%) ISO13485
6 1 (0.36%) ISO26262
6 1 (0.36%) MISRA
6 1 (0.36%) MISRA C
System Software
1 19 (6.81%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.38%) Firmware
3 6 (2.15%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (1.79%) Docker
5 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.72%) XenServer
6 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (6.81%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (6.09%) Puppet
3 6 (2.15%) Data Guard
3 6 (2.15%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 6 (2.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (2.15%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.36%) Ansible
4 1 (0.36%) Control-M
4 1 (0.36%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 32 (11.47%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.39%) Oracle
3 11 (3.94%) ESRI
4 10 (3.58%) Fujitsu
4 10 (3.58%) Google
4 10 (3.58%) Lumension
4 10 (3.58%) Sophos
5 8 (2.87%) Apple
5 8 (2.87%) Cognizant
6 7 (2.51%) Perforce
6 7 (2.51%) Xilinx
7 4 (1.43%) DevExpress
8 3 (1.08%) EMC
9 2 (0.72%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.72%) Cisco
9 2 (0.72%) IBM
9 2 (0.72%) Juniper
9 2 (0.72%) Sybase
9 2 (0.72%) VMware
10 1 (0.36%) Facebook
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £32000 - £32001 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Technical Futures
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Cornwallis Elt Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum bonuses+excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + an excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Life, Gym, + More
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + Company Bonus Scheme & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
JM
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + bonus, penison and shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Red Bull Racing Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Dyson
Posted: 3 days ago
Livingston
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago