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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank 761 727 658
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -69
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 143 194 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 93 132 160
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £74,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
104512 113471 104451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85520 92371 86950
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -14 126 £45,000 +12.50% 24
London +20 65 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East of England -2 20 £43,750 +9.37% 2
South East -4 16 £50,000 +14.28% 11
Cambridge +16 13 £50,000 +25.00%
Northern Ireland +14 13 - - 2
County Antrim +12 13 - - 2
Belfast +8 13 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -1 13 £50,000 +25.00%
South West -23 12 £35,000 -12.50% 6
City of London +37 8 £55,000 -26.66% 1
Berkshire -10 8 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Bristol - 8 - - 2
Hounslow - 8 £25,000 - 1
North West -10 7 £32,000 -14.66% 1
Norwich +10 6 £42,500 - 1
Norfolk +8 6 £42,500 - 1
Liverpool - 6 £32,000 - 1
Merseyside - 6 £32,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +18 3 £44,000 -26.66%
Yorkshire +10 3 £44,000 -26.66%
Leeds +2 3 £44,000 -26.66%
Hampshire +1 3 £43,750 +34.61% 1
Scotland +13 2 £45,000 -
East Midlands +10 2 £33,250 -13.63%
Slough +10 2 £42,500 -19.04%
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire +2 2 £30,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 2 £45,000 -
Abingdon - 2 £30,000 -

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 86 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (32.27%) Java
3 77 (30.68%) JavaScript
4 63 (25.10%) C++
5 62 (24.70%) Degree
6 58 (23.11%) HTML
7 57 (22.71%) C#
8 54 (21.51%) Linux
9 51 (20.32%) CSS
10 50 (19.92%) C
10 50 (19.92%) SQL
11 47 (18.73%) .NET
11 47 (18.73%) MVC
12 43 (17.13%) Python
13 42 (16.73%) XML
14 41 (16.33%) Selenium
14 41 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
15 38 (15.14%) Continuous Integration
16 37 (14.74%) Cucumber
17 35 (13.94%) WebDriver
17 35 (13.94%) Windows
18 34 (13.55%) UNIX
19 32 (12.75%) JUnit
19 32 (12.75%) Scrum
19 32 (12.75%) BDD
20 31 (12.35%) Maven
20 31 (12.35%) SQL Server
20 31 (12.35%) HTTP
21 30 (11.95%) Software Engineering
22 29 (11.55%) Eclipse

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 6 (2.39%) OpenStack
2 5 (1.99%) IIS
3 4 (1.59%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.59%) Confluence
3 4 (1.59%) Node.js
4 2 (0.80%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (0.80%) ArcGIS
4 2 (0.80%) CMS
4 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.80%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.40%) JBoss
5 1 (0.40%) Apache
5 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.40%) WordPress
5 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (3.59%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (1.99%) MS Office
2 5 (1.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.99%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.20%) AutoCAD
3 3 (1.20%) Simulink
3 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.80%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.40%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.40%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.40%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.40%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) LabWindows
1 2 (0.80%) Visualfiles
1 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.78%) SaaS
4 7 (2.79%) PaaS
5 6 (2.39%) Google App Engine
5 6 (2.39%) HP Helion
5 6 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.20%) IaaS
7 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.35%) HTTP
2 12 (4.78%) Internet
2 12 (4.78%) Firewall
3 10 (3.98%) TCP/IP
4 9 (3.59%) WAN
4 9 (3.59%) Network Security
4 9 (3.59%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (3.19%) SMTP
5 8 (3.19%) BGP
6 7 (2.79%) 3G
6 7 (2.79%) Wireless
6 7 (2.79%) 2G
6 7 (2.79%) Broadband
6 7 (2.79%) LTE
7 5 (1.99%) 4G
7 5 (1.99%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (1.99%) VoIP
7 5 (1.99%) SAN
7 5 (1.99%) VPLS
7 5 (1.99%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.55%) MySQL
3 12 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (3.98%) OLTP
5 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.59%) Big Data
6 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.40%) Redis
8 1 (0.40%) WebFOCUS
8 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 41 (16.33%) Selenium
2 37 (14.74%) Cucumber
3 35 (13.94%) WebDriver
4 32 (12.75%) JUnit
5 31 (12.35%) Maven
6 29 (11.55%) Eclipse
7 28 (11.16%) Ant
8 26 (10.36%) JIRA
8 26 (10.36%) TestNG
9 22 (8.76%) JBehave
10 17 (6.77%) Jenkins
11 14 (5.58%) Git (software)
11 14 (5.58%) Subversion
12 12 (4.78%) NUnit
13 9 (3.59%) SpecFlow
14 7 (2.79%) Hudson
14 7 (2.79%) Artifactory
15 6 (2.39%) Gradle
15 6 (2.39%) Redmine
15 6 (2.39%) FitNesse
General
1 28 (11.16%) Retail
2 15 (5.98%) Electronics
3 14 (5.58%) French Language
4 13 (5.18%) Games
5 7 (2.79%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.79%) Finance
6 6 (2.39%) Legal
6 6 (2.39%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.20%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.80%) Marketing
8 2 (0.80%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.80%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (23.11%) HTML
2 51 (20.32%) CSS
3 47 (18.73%) .NET
4 42 (16.73%) XML
5 28 (11.16%) Web Services
6 24 (9.56%) jQuery
7 21 (8.37%) ASP.NET
8 17 (6.77%) HTML5
9 14 (5.58%) Backbone.js
9 14 (5.58%) HTML5 Canvas
9 14 (5.58%) Browserify
9 14 (5.58%) Flash
9 14 (5.58%) JSON
10 12 (4.78%) STL
11 10 (3.98%) Gherkin
12 8 (3.19%) Ajax
13 6 (2.39%) LAMP
13 6 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (1.99%) AngularJS
14 5 (1.99%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.57%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.77%) Open Source
4 12 (4.78%) Public Cloud
5 11 (4.38%) Blog
5 11 (4.38%) Algorithms
5 11 (4.38%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.19%) Statistics
6 8 (3.19%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.79%) User Experience
7 7 (2.79%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.79%) Visualisation
7 7 (2.79%) VHDL
8 6 (2.39%) iSeries
9 5 (1.99%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.59%) PKI
11 3 (1.20%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 3 (1.20%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.20%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.80%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (21.51%) Linux
2 35 (13.94%) Windows
3 34 (13.55%) UNIX
4 6 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.59%) CentOS
7 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.20%) Solaris
7 3 (1.20%) Android
7 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.40%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.40%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (34.26%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (18.73%) MVC
3 38 (15.14%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (12.75%) Scrum
4 32 (12.75%) BDD
5 30 (11.95%) Software Engineering
6 29 (11.55%) Test Automation
6 29 (11.55%) E-Commerce
7 28 (11.16%) OO
8 25 (9.96%) Test Scripting
9 22 (8.76%) Web Development
10 19 (7.57%) Continuous Delivery
10 19 (7.57%) Mentoring
11 16 (6.37%) User Stories
11 16 (6.37%) Configuration Management
11 16 (6.37%) Regression Testing
12 15 (5.98%) Automated Testing
12 15 (5.98%) DevOps
13 14 (5.58%) TDD
13 14 (5.58%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 81 (32.27%) Java
2 77 (30.68%) JavaScript
3 63 (25.10%) C++
4 57 (22.71%) C#
5 50 (19.92%) C
5 50 (19.92%) SQL
6 43 (17.13%) Python
7 26 (10.36%) Perl
8 23 (9.16%) Ruby
9 14 (5.58%) ActionScript 3.0
9 14 (5.58%) ActionScript
10 12 (4.78%) PHP
11 9 (3.59%) VB
11 9 (3.59%) VB6
12 7 (2.79%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.39%) Assembly Language
13 6 (2.39%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.39%) Clojure
13 6 (2.39%) Scala
14 5 (1.99%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 62 (24.70%) Degree
2 5 (1.99%) ISTQB
2 5 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.20%) CCIE
4 3 (1.20%) ISEB
4 3 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.80%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.80%) MCAD
5 2 (0.80%) CISSP
5 2 (0.80%) CCNP
5 2 (0.80%) CCVP
5 2 (0.80%) GCIH
6 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.55%) QA
2 5 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.99%) JTAG
3 3 (1.20%) DO-178B
3 3 (1.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.40%) DO-160
4 1 (0.40%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 18 (7.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.59%) Firmware
3 8 (3.19%) Xen
4 6 (2.39%) KVM
4 6 (2.39%) Docker
4 6 (2.39%) LXC
5 4 (1.59%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.80%) Kamailio
6 2 (0.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (3.59%) Puppet
2 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.40%) Ansible
3 1 (0.40%) Salt
3 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (11.55%) Oracle
2 20 (7.97%) Cisco
3 18 (7.17%) VMware
4 14 (5.58%) Microsoft
5 12 (4.78%) Rapid7
6 11 (4.38%) IBM
7 10 (3.98%) Juniper
8 9 (3.59%) Google
9 7 (2.79%) HP
10 6 (2.39%) Dell
10 6 (2.39%) Perforce
10 6 (2.39%) Rackspace
10 6 (2.39%) New Relic
11 5 (1.99%) Veeam
11 5 (1.99%) CommVault
11 5 (1.99%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.59%) NetApp
12 4 (1.59%) CA
12 4 (1.59%) IronPort
13 3 (1.20%) Minitab
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