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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 781 702 669
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 116 190 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.17% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 88 120 154
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
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 £26,500 £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 19 December 2014 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 19 December 2014. 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 -74 110 £42,250 -0.58% 21
South East -5 34 £38,500 +2.66% 5
London +6 33 £53,750 -2.27% 5
East of England -22 28 £42,000 -12.50% 1
South West -19 14 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Cambridge -7 12 £42,500 +2.40%
Cambridgeshire -13 12 £42,500 +2.40%
Hertfordshire - 12 £41,250 -
Oxfordshire +14 10 £46,000 +2.22% 2
City of London +28 9 £62,500 +27.55% 4
Buckinghamshire +11 9 £26,500 -15.87%
Hampshire -25 7 - -
Bristol +3 6 £31,500 +3.27% 2
Basingstoke - 6 - -
High Wycombe - 6 £26,500 -
Dorset - 5 £33,750 - 1
Surrey -3 4 £50,000 +112.76% 1
Woking - 4 £50,000 -
Abingdon - 3 £46,000 - 2
Scotland +1 2 - -
Gloucestershire -16 2 £39,250 -18.22%
Berkshire -25 2 £48,750 +30.00%
Bedfordshire - 2 £38,500 - 1
Essex - 2 £37,000 -
Aylesbury - 2 £38,500 -
Bournemouth - 2 £43,750 - 1
Cirencester - 2 £39,250 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £47,500 -
Luton - 2 £38,500 -
East Midlands +28 1 £32,500 -14.47% 2

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 114 (40.43%) Degree
2 101 (35.82%) C++
3 76 (26.95%) C
4 75 (26.60%) C#
5 73 (25.89%) Linux
6 67 (23.76%) SQL
7 65 (23.05%) Java
8 58 (20.57%) .NET
9 48 (17.02%) HTML
10 47 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 44 (15.60%) Python
12 37 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
13 35 (12.41%) Selenium
14 34 (12.06%) Electronics
14 34 (12.06%) CSS
14 34 (12.06%) OO
14 34 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
15 33 (11.70%) Software Engineering
15 33 (11.70%) MySQL
15 33 (11.70%) UNIX
16 32 (11.35%) Windows
16 32 (11.35%) QA
17 30 (10.64%) ASP.NET
17 30 (10.64%) XML
18 29 (10.28%) Microsoft
18 29 (10.28%) Embedded Systems
19 26 (9.22%) Oracle
20 25 (8.87%) STL
20 25 (8.87%) PHP
20 25 (8.87%) Algorithms

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 16 (5.67%) IIS
2 7 (2.48%) SAS
3 5 (1.77%) Apache
3 5 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.06%) Drupal
6 2 (0.71%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.35%) CMS
7 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.35%) WordPress
7 1 (0.35%) nginx
7 1 (0.35%) Confluence
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.35%) Node.js
7 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (3.55%) Simulink
2 7 (2.48%) Stateflow
3 5 (1.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.77%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.42%) MS Excel
5 3 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.06%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.71%) MS Project
6 2 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.35%) Abaqus
7 1 (0.35%) MS Office
7 1 (0.35%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) Summit
2 1 (0.35%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.61%) SaaS
2 9 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) GitHub
4 1 (0.35%) IaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.96%) DVB
1 14 (4.96%) Wireless
2 12 (4.26%) ADSL
3 11 (3.90%) HTTP
4 9 (3.19%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.84%) Firewall
6 7 (2.48%) WAN
6 7 (2.48%) FTP
6 7 (2.48%) iSCSI
6 7 (2.48%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (1.77%) 4G
7 5 (1.77%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (1.77%) LTE
7 5 (1.77%) Network Security
7 5 (1.77%) 2G
7 5 (1.77%) 3G
8 4 (1.42%) Internet
8 4 (1.42%) SMTP
8 4 (1.42%) IPsec
9 3 (1.06%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.70%) MySQL
2 24 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 20 (7.09%) OLTP
4 11 (3.90%) Big Data
5 8 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.42%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.42%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.42%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.06%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.71%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.35%) SQLite
10 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.35%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (12.41%) Selenium
2 21 (7.45%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.74%) JUnit
4 17 (6.03%) WebDriver
5 16 (5.67%) Visual Studio
5 16 (5.67%) Maven
6 15 (5.32%) Cucumber
7 11 (3.90%) Jenkins
8 10 (3.55%) TestNG
9 8 (2.84%) Ant
9 8 (2.84%) NUnit
9 8 (2.84%) Subversion
9 8 (2.84%) JBehave
10 7 (2.48%) TestLink
10 7 (2.48%) Gerrit
10 7 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (2.13%) SpecFlow
11 6 (2.13%) xUnit.net
12 5 (1.77%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.42%) JIRA
General
1 34 (12.06%) Electronics
2 22 (7.80%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.61%) Finance
4 9 (3.19%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.19%) Multimedia
5 8 (2.84%) Aerospace
6 7 (2.48%) Games
7 5 (1.77%) Marketing
8 3 (1.06%) Military
8 3 (1.06%) Banking
8 3 (1.06%) Automotive
9 2 (0.71%) Legal
9 2 (0.71%) Publishing
9 2 (0.71%) Avionics
10 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.35%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (20.57%) .NET
2 48 (17.02%) HTML
3 34 (12.06%) CSS
4 30 (10.64%) ASP.NET
4 30 (10.64%) XML
5 25 (8.87%) STL
6 22 (7.80%) Ajax
7 18 (6.38%) jQuery
8 17 (6.03%) HTML5
8 17 (6.03%) Web Services
9 12 (4.26%) REST
10 10 (3.55%) CSS3
10 10 (3.55%) XSL
11 8 (2.84%) JSON
11 8 (2.84%) WCF
11 8 (2.84%) WPF
11 8 (2.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (2.48%) .NET Framework
12 7 (2.48%) LAMP
13 5 (1.77%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (13.12%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (10.28%) Embedded Systems
3 25 (8.87%) Algorithms
4 23 (8.16%) Computer Science
5 16 (5.67%) MPEG
6 12 (4.26%) VHDL
7 10 (3.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 8 (2.84%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.13%) Physics
9 6 (2.13%) Verilog
9 6 (2.13%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.77%) Statistics
10 5 (1.77%) Replication
11 4 (1.42%) PKI
11 4 (1.42%) PDA
11 4 (1.42%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.06%) Digital Media
12 3 (1.06%) CAN bus
13 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 73 (25.89%) Linux
2 33 (11.70%) UNIX
3 32 (11.35%) Windows
4 5 (1.77%) Solaris
4 5 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.71%) Android
6 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.35%) CentOS
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.35%) VxWorks
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.35%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (12.06%) OO
1 34 (12.06%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (11.70%) Software Engineering
3 23 (8.16%) Signal Processing
4 21 (7.45%) Scrum
4 21 (7.45%) Configuration Management
5 19 (6.74%) MVC
6 17 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (6.03%) Test Automation
7 16 (5.67%) Web Development
7 16 (5.67%) TDD
8 15 (5.32%) Automated Testing
9 14 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (4.26%) Project Management
10 12 (4.26%) Test Scripting
11 11 (3.90%) Change Control
11 11 (3.90%) DRM
12 10 (3.55%) CAD
12 10 (3.55%) Validation
12 10 (3.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 101 (35.82%) C++
2 76 (26.95%) C
3 75 (26.60%) C#
4 67 (23.76%) SQL
5 65 (23.05%) Java
6 47 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 44 (15.60%) Python
8 25 (8.87%) PHP
9 23 (8.16%) Ruby
10 22 (7.80%) Perl
11 13 (4.61%) MATLAB
12 11 (3.90%) VB.NET
13 9 (3.19%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.84%) VB
15 7 (2.48%) PowerShell
15 7 (2.48%) Assembly Language
16 6 (2.13%) VB6
16 6 (2.13%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.42%) PHP5
18 2 (0.71%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 114 (40.43%) Degree
2 5 (1.77%) HNC
3 4 (1.42%) RHCE
3 4 (1.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.06%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.06%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.06%) ISEB
4 3 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.71%) CCNP
5 2 (0.71%) CCNA
6 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.35%) CCIE
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.35%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.35%) QA
2 4 (1.42%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.42%) DO-178B
3 3 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.71%) JTAG
4 2 (0.71%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.35%) DO-160
5 1 (0.35%) SLA
5 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (6.74%) Firmware
2 10 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.13%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.71%) XenApp
4 2 (0.71%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.35%) KVM
5 1 (0.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (4.26%) Puppet
2 8 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.77%) Ansible
4 4 (1.42%) Vagrant
4 4 (1.42%) Nagios
4 4 (1.42%) Munin
5 3 (1.06%) Cacti
6 1 (0.35%) OpenView
6 1 (0.35%) OVSD
6 1 (0.35%) Graphite
Vendors
1 29 (10.28%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.22%) Oracle
3 13 (4.61%) VMware
4 12 (4.26%) Broadcom
4 12 (4.26%) Cisco
5 11 (3.90%) SolidWorks
6 9 (3.19%) Juniper
7 7 (2.48%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.77%) Minitab
8 5 (1.77%) Borland
9 4 (1.42%) IronPort
9 4 (1.42%) Dell
10 3 (1.06%) HP
10 3 (1.06%) CommVault
10 3 (1.06%) Citrix
10 3 (1.06%) Veeam
10 3 (1.06%) Xilinx
10 3 (1.06%) Metastorm
11 2 (0.71%) Atmel
11 2 (0.71%) SAP
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits, pension etc.
Posted: Just now
City of London
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Exceptional benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
AB Recruit
Salary: £65000 - £80000 Per Annum bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus a great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TD Group
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Package (travel, bonus, healthcare,
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Abingdon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 30 days holiday
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + bonus, holidays, pension, health care etc
Posted: 15 days ago
Chippenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Chippenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £42,000 - £50,00 per annum + (inc on-call) + 5% bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
East Grinstead
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Chippenham
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Dartford
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago