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 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank 778 797 766
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 159 178 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 118 122 161
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%

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
98711 106520 115260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 82990 86917 93519
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 May 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 May 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 +18 149 £45,000 -10.00% 16
London -13 46 £57,500 +4.54% 1
South East +39 39 £42,500 -15.00% 3
East of England +3 23 £43,750 -2.77% 3
Surrey +19 16 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +21 14 £37,500 -14.77% 3
Guildford - 13 - -
North West +15 10 £40,000 +25.00% 2
Scotland +5 10 £39,750 -11.66% 1
South West -4 10 £45,000 - 3
Hertfordshire +20 8 £32,000 -28.88% 1
Berkshire +7 8 £42,500 -15.00% 1
City of London +39 7 £43,500 -24.34%
Manchester +11 7 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Cambridge +5 7 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -7 7 £45,000 -10.00% 1
West Yorkshire +17 6 £37,500 -14.77% 1
Hampshire +14 6 £48,750 +11.42%
Leeds +5 5 £37,500 -14.77% 1
Glasgow -7 5 - -
Kent - 5 £34,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £47,500 - 1
Bristol -1 4 £45,000 -
West Midlands -14 4 £32,500 -7.14%
Bradford - 4 £37,500 -
Edinburgh - 4 £39,750 - 1
North Yorkshire - 4 £35,000 -
York - 4 £35,000 -
Gloucester - 4 - - 1
East Midlands +19 3 £37,500 +12.78% 1

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 116 (41.43%) Java
2 99 (35.36%) Linux
3 95 (33.93%) Python
4 84 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (29.29%) Windows
6 78 (27.86%) JavaScript
7 75 (26.79%) Degree
8 71 (25.36%) Software Engineering
9 61 (21.79%) C#
10 60 (21.43%) DevOps
11 59 (21.07%) C++
12 56 (20.00%) SQL
13 54 (19.29%) C
14 51 (18.21%) Finance
15 47 (16.79%) Unix
15 47 (16.79%) Ruby
16 46 (16.43%) Perl
16 46 (16.43%) .NET
17 38 (13.57%) HTML
17 38 (13.57%) TDD
17 38 (13.57%) Computer Science
17 38 (13.57%) Open Source
17 38 (13.57%) Puppet
18 37 (13.21%) OO
19 36 (12.86%) Opscode Chef
20 35 (12.50%) Jenkins
21 34 (12.14%) SQL Server
21 34 (12.14%) Microsoft
21 34 (12.14%) AngularJS
21 34 (12.14%) Continuous Integration

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 20 (7.14%) Apache
2 18 (6.43%) Node.js
3 15 (5.36%) IIS
4 6 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.79%) CMS
5 5 (1.79%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.79%) nginx
5 5 (1.79%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.43%) ColdFusion
7 3 (1.07%) Alfresco
7 3 (1.07%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.07%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.71%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Portal
9 1 (0.36%) Drupal
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
9 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (4.29%) MS Office
2 7 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.07%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.71%) DOC1
4 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.71%) Exstream
3 2 (0.71%) LabWindows
3 2 (0.71%) Line 500
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.71%) Sage BI
3 2 (0.71%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (3.21%) PaaS
4 8 (2.86%) IaaS
4 8 (2.86%) SaaS
5 6 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.14%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.36%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.36%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.00%) Internet
2 13 (4.64%) DNS
3 8 (2.86%) SAN
4 5 (1.79%) Broadband
4 5 (1.79%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.43%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.43%) NetScaler
6 3 (1.07%) FlexRay
6 3 (1.07%) HTTP
6 3 (1.07%) Wireless
6 3 (1.07%) ZigBee
7 2 (0.71%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.71%) CDMA
7 2 (0.71%) Firewall
7 2 (0.71%) GSM
7 2 (0.71%) Intranet
7 2 (0.71%) LTE
7 2 (0.71%) RS-232
7 2 (0.71%) RS-422
7 2 (0.71%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.14%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.64%) NoSQL
3 21 (7.50%) Big Data
4 14 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 12 (4.29%) MySQL
5 12 (4.29%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.21%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.50%) Apache Hive
8 7 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.43%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.43%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.07%) KDB
11 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.07%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 21 (7.50%) Maven
3 19 (6.79%) Git (software)
4 16 (5.71%) Vagrant
5 15 (5.36%) Ant
5 15 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (4.29%) Visual Studio
7 11 (3.93%) Selenium
8 10 (3.57%) Subversion
9 8 (2.86%) JIRA
10 6 (2.14%) Cucumber
10 6 (2.14%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.79%) LabVIEW
11 5 (1.79%) NUnit
12 4 (1.43%) JUnit
12 4 (1.43%) Rational DOORS
13 3 (1.07%) Moq
13 3 (1.07%) MSTest
13 3 (1.07%) Rational Rhapsody
13 3 (1.07%) ReSharper
General
1 51 (18.21%) Finance
2 22 (7.86%) Electronics
2 22 (7.86%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.43%) Banking
4 12 (4.29%) Front Office
5 11 (3.93%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.57%) Games
7 9 (3.21%) Law
8 8 (2.86%) Automotive
8 8 (2.86%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.43%) Advertising
9 4 (1.43%) Marketing
9 4 (1.43%) Retail
10 3 (1.07%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.71%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.71%) Military
12 1 (0.36%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (16.43%) .NET
2 38 (13.57%) HTML
3 34 (12.14%) AngularJS
4 29 (10.36%) CSS
5 22 (7.86%) Middleware
5 22 (7.86%) RESTful
6 21 (7.50%) ASP.NET
6 21 (7.50%) XML
7 18 (6.43%) Web Services
8 17 (6.07%) jQuery
9 13 (4.64%) HTML5
10 11 (3.93%) Ajax
11 9 (3.21%) JSON
11 9 (3.21%) Spring
12 7 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (2.50%) Cascading
12 7 (2.50%) CSS3
13 6 (2.14%) Ember.js
13 6 (2.14%) Hibernate
13 6 (2.14%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.57%) Computer Science
2 23 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (5.71%) Mathematics
4 13 (4.64%) Visualisation
5 12 (4.29%) Algorithms
6 11 (3.93%) Physics
7 10 (3.57%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.86%) Client/Server
9 7 (2.50%) Derivative
9 7 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (2.14%) Grid Computing
10 6 (2.14%) iPad
11 5 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.79%) Equity Derivative
11 5 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
11 5 (1.79%) Mainframe
11 5 (1.79%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 99 (35.36%) Linux
2 82 (29.29%) Windows
3 47 (16.79%) Unix
4 6 (2.14%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.79%) zOS
6 4 (1.43%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.43%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.07%) Windows Vista
8 2 (0.71%) Debian
8 2 (0.71%) FreeBSD
8 2 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.71%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.36%) Android
9 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (25.36%) Software Engineering
3 60 (21.43%) DevOps
4 38 (13.57%) Open Source
4 38 (13.57%) TDD
5 37 (13.21%) OO
6 34 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (11.07%) SDLC
8 27 (9.64%) Configuration Management
8 27 (9.64%) MVC
9 21 (7.50%) BDD
10 18 (6.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (5.00%) Analytics
11 14 (5.00%) Test Automation
11 14 (5.00%) Unit Testing
12 13 (4.64%) DNA
12 13 (4.64%) OOD
12 13 (4.64%) UML
13 12 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (3.93%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 116 (41.43%) Java
2 95 (33.93%) Python
3 78 (27.86%) JavaScript
4 61 (21.79%) C#
5 59 (21.07%) C++
6 56 (20.00%) SQL
7 54 (19.29%) C
8 47 (16.79%) Ruby
9 46 (16.43%) Perl
10 27 (9.64%) Bash Shell
11 18 (6.43%) PowerShell
12 17 (6.07%) PHP
13 15 (5.36%) MATLAB
14 10 (3.57%) VB
15 7 (2.50%) PL/SQL
15 7 (2.50%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.79%) Assembly Language
16 5 (1.79%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.79%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.43%) R
Qualifications
1 75 (26.79%) Degree
2 11 (3.93%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.86%) PhD
4 5 (1.79%) RHCE
5 4 (1.43%) MCP
5 4 (1.43%) RHCSA
6 3 (1.07%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.71%) CCNA
7 2 (0.71%) CCNP
7 2 (0.71%) CCSA
7 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.71%) HND
7 2 (0.71%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.36%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.43%) QA
2 6 (2.14%) SLA
3 4 (1.43%) FIPS 140-2
3 4 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.36%) SDET
System Software
1 24 (8.57%) Docker
2 22 (7.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.21%) Firmware
4 8 (2.86%) Active Directory
5 7 (2.50%) Xen
6 6 (2.14%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.43%) LXC
7 4 (1.43%) VirtualBox
7 4 (1.43%) XenApp
7 4 (1.43%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.43%) XenServer
8 3 (1.07%) KVM
8 3 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 38 (13.57%) Puppet
2 36 (12.86%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (6.07%) Nagios
4 7 (2.50%) Mesos
4 7 (2.50%) Oozie
5 5 (1.79%) Kibana
5 5 (1.79%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.79%) SCCM
6 3 (1.07%) Ansible
6 3 (1.07%) Data Guard
6 3 (1.07%) Ganglia
6 3 (1.07%) Graphite
6 3 (1.07%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (1.07%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.07%) StatsD
7 2 (0.71%) Dollar Universe
7 2 (0.71%) Icinga
7 2 (0.71%) yum
8 1 (0.36%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.36%) Packer
Vendors
1 34 (12.14%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.00%) Oracle
3 27 (9.64%) VMware
4 9 (3.21%) IBM
5 7 (2.50%) Google
6 4 (1.43%) Citrix
6 4 (1.43%) EMC
6 4 (1.43%) Facebook
6 4 (1.43%) Forcepoint
6 4 (1.43%) NetApp
6 4 (1.43%) Perforce
6 4 (1.43%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.07%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.07%) Cisco
7 3 (1.07%) SAP
8 2 (0.71%) Alias
8 2 (0.71%) ESRI
8 2 (0.71%) HP
8 2 (0.71%) Sage
8 2 (0.71%) Sophos
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sentinel IT LLP
Salary: package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + 8% Pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Flexitime & More
Posted: 6 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Inflite
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
Capita plc
Posted: 15 days ago
Bedfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucester
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 28 days ago