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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank 783 796 759
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 140 176 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 100 122 152
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £66,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
94900 105542 116515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80031 87022 95416
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +5 120 £45,000 -14.28% 12
London -23 32 £60,000 +9.09% 2
South East +54 30 £42,500 - 4
Scotland +19 19 £47,500 +5.55% 1
East of England +33 16 £46,250 +8.82% 1
South West +17 14 £45,000 -30.76% 2
Yorkshire +44 13 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Gloucestershire - 12 £47,500 - 1
Hampshire +15 10 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Surrey +25 9 £19,500 -64.22%
Glasgow +2 9 - -
North West +16 8 £40,000 +25.00% 1
Cambridge +8 8 £47,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +4 8 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Basingstoke - 8 £45,000 - 2
Gloucester - 7 - -
Guildford - 7 - -
Leeds +17 6 £38,750 -3.12%
West Yorkshire +15 6 £37,500 -6.25%
Berkshire +12 6 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Manchester +7 5 £40,000 +19.40%
South Yorkshire - 5 £27,000 - 1
Fife - 5 £35,000 -
City of London +51 4 £43,500 -19.06%
Reading +15 4 £42,500 -15.00%
East Midlands +15 4 £39,500 -9.71%
Edinburgh - 4 £47,500 -
Sheffield - 4 £27,000 -
Hertfordshire +20 3 - -
West Midlands -14 3 £47,500 +35.71%

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 107 (41.47%) Java
2 80 (31.01%) Windows
3 77 (29.84%) Linux
4 75 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (27.52%) Python
5 71 (27.52%) Degree
6 63 (24.42%) JavaScript
7 62 (24.03%) Software Engineering
8 56 (21.71%) C++
9 52 (20.16%) C#
10 48 (18.60%) C
11 46 (17.83%) Finance
12 45 (17.44%) SQL
13 43 (16.67%) DevOps
14 40 (15.50%) .NET
15 39 (15.12%) Perl
16 38 (14.73%) OO
17 37 (14.34%) Unix
18 36 (13.95%) Open Source
19 35 (13.57%) TDD
20 34 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
21 32 (12.40%) Computer Science
21 32 (12.40%) SDLC
22 31 (12.02%) HTML
23 30 (11.63%) Electronics
24 29 (11.24%) Ruby
24 29 (11.24%) Puppet
25 28 (10.85%) Jenkins
25 28 (10.85%) Oracle
26 27 (10.47%) Git (software)

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 8 (3.10%) Apache
2 7 (2.71%) IIS
3 6 (2.33%) CMS
4 5 (1.94%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.55%) ColdFusion
5 4 (1.55%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.16%) Alfresco
6 3 (1.16%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.16%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.16%) nginx
7 2 (0.78%) JBoss
7 2 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.39%) Confluence
8 1 (0.39%) Drupal
8 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.49%) MS Office
3 2 (0.78%) DOC1
4 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.78%) Exstream
2 2 (0.78%) LabWindows
2 2 (0.78%) Line 500
2 2 (0.78%) Sage BI
2 2 (0.78%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.65%) IaaS
2 12 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.65%) PaaS
3 11 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (4.26%) Amazon S3
4 9 (3.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (3.10%) SaaS
6 2 (0.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.39%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.39%) Route 53
7 1 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.04%) DNS
1 13 (5.04%) Internet
1 13 (5.04%) SAN
2 8 (3.10%) Ethernet
3 6 (2.33%) 3G
3 6 (2.33%) Bluetooth
3 6 (2.33%) GPRS
3 6 (2.33%) SSL
3 6 (2.33%) VoIP
3 6 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.16%) Intranet
5 2 (0.78%) Broadband
5 2 (0.78%) CDMA
5 2 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.78%) Firewall
5 2 (0.78%) GSM
5 2 (0.78%) HTTP
5 2 (0.78%) Modbus
5 2 (0.78%) Profibus
5 2 (0.78%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (9.69%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.98%) Big Data
3 13 (5.04%) Hadoop
3 13 (5.04%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.65%) MySQL
5 9 (3.49%) Oracle Database
5 9 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.94%) Apache Hive
7 5 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.94%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.16%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.16%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.16%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (10.85%) Jenkins
2 27 (10.47%) Git (software)
3 21 (8.14%) Maven
4 16 (6.20%) Subversion
4 16 (6.20%) Vagrant
5 15 (5.81%) Ant
6 14 (5.43%) Visual Studio
7 11 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (3.88%) LabVIEW
8 10 (3.88%) Selenium
9 8 (3.10%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.71%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.94%) NUnit
12 4 (1.55%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.55%) JIRA
12 4 (1.55%) Rational Rhapsody
12 4 (1.55%) TeamCity
13 3 (1.16%) Hudson
13 3 (1.16%) JUnit
13 3 (1.16%) MSTest
General
1 46 (17.83%) Finance
2 30 (11.63%) Electronics
3 19 (7.36%) Telecoms
4 15 (5.81%) Banking
5 13 (5.04%) Manufacturing
6 12 (4.65%) Military
7 9 (3.49%) Front Office
7 9 (3.49%) Law
8 8 (3.10%) Games
9 7 (2.71%) Investment Banking
10 6 (2.33%) Marketing
11 4 (1.55%) Advertising
11 4 (1.55%) Retail
12 2 (0.78%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.78%) Automotive
13 1 (0.39%) French Language
13 1 (0.39%) Legal
13 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (15.50%) .NET
2 31 (12.02%) HTML
3 22 (8.53%) CSS
4 21 (8.14%) AngularJS
5 20 (7.75%) RESTful
6 19 (7.36%) Web Services
6 19 (7.36%) XML
7 18 (6.98%) jQuery
8 17 (6.59%) HTML5
9 16 (6.20%) Middleware
10 13 (5.04%) ASP.NET
11 11 (4.26%) Node.js
11 11 (4.26%) XSLT
12 10 (3.88%) CSS3
13 6 (2.33%) Ember.js
13 6 (2.33%) JSON
13 6 (2.33%) Spring
14 5 (1.94%) Laravel
14 5 (1.94%) REST
14 5 (1.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.40%) Computer Science
2 26 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.59%) Visualisation
4 13 (5.04%) Mathematics
5 12 (4.65%) Physics
6 10 (3.88%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.49%) Algorithms
7 9 (3.49%) Hybrid Cloud
8 8 (3.10%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.33%) Derivative
9 6 (2.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (2.33%) Grid Computing
9 6 (2.33%) iPad
10 5 (1.94%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (1.94%) Equity Derivative
10 5 (1.94%) Mobile App
10 5 (1.94%) User Experience
11 4 (1.55%) Embedded Systems
11 4 (1.55%) Online Games
12 3 (1.16%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 80 (31.01%) Windows
2 77 (29.84%) Linux
3 37 (14.34%) Unix
4 9 (3.49%) Oracle Linux
5 6 (2.33%) Windows CE
6 4 (1.55%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.78%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.39%) Android
8 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (29.07%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (24.03%) Software Engineering
3 43 (16.67%) DevOps
4 38 (14.73%) OO
5 36 (13.95%) Open Source
6 35 (13.57%) TDD
7 34 (13.18%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (12.40%) SDLC
9 26 (10.08%) Configuration Management
10 19 (7.36%) Validation
11 18 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (6.20%) Analytics
12 16 (6.20%) Machine Learning
12 16 (6.20%) MVC
13 14 (5.43%) BDD
13 14 (5.43%) Test Automation
14 13 (5.04%) DNA
14 13 (5.04%) Performance Monitoring
14 13 (5.04%) Scrum
15 12 (4.65%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (41.47%) Java
2 71 (27.52%) Python
3 63 (24.42%) JavaScript
4 56 (21.71%) C++
5 52 (20.16%) C#
6 48 (18.60%) C
7 45 (17.44%) SQL
8 39 (15.12%) Perl
9 29 (11.24%) Ruby
10 24 (9.30%) Bash Shell
11 20 (7.75%) PowerShell
12 19 (7.36%) PHP
13 16 (6.20%) VB
14 11 (4.26%) MATLAB
15 6 (2.33%) Fortran
15 6 (2.33%) Scala
15 6 (2.33%) T-SQL
15 6 (2.33%) VC++
16 5 (1.94%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 71 (27.52%) Degree
2 14 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.04%) PhD
4 10 (3.88%) RHCE
5 9 (3.49%) RHCSA
6 6 (2.33%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.94%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.55%) MCP
9 2 (0.78%) CCNA
9 2 (0.78%) CCNP
9 2 (0.78%) CCSA
9 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.78%) HND
10 1 (0.39%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.20%) QA
2 8 (3.10%) SLA
3 7 (2.71%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) SDET
5 1 (0.39%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (9.69%) Docker
2 18 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.71%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.33%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.94%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.16%) KVM
6 3 (1.16%) Xen
7 2 (0.78%) Firmware
7 2 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (11.24%) Puppet
2 22 (8.53%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (6.98%) Nagios
4 9 (3.49%) Kubernetes
4 9 (3.49%) Mesos
5 5 (1.94%) Data Guard
5 5 (1.94%) Oozie
5 5 (1.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.16%) Ganglia
6 3 (1.16%) Graphite
6 3 (1.16%) Kibana
6 3 (1.16%) StatsD
7 2 (0.78%) Ansible
7 2 (0.78%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.78%) Dollar Universe
7 2 (0.78%) SCCM
7 2 (0.78%) yum
Vendors
1 28 (10.85%) Oracle
2 22 (8.53%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.53%) VMware
3 9 (3.49%) Perforce
4 7 (2.71%) IBM
5 4 (1.55%) NetApp
6 3 (1.16%) Cisco
6 3 (1.16%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.16%) Facebook
6 3 (1.16%) SAP
7 2 (0.78%) Alias
7 2 (0.78%) DataSynapse
7 2 (0.78%) F5
7 2 (0.78%) Google
7 2 (0.78%) HP
7 2 (0.78%) Juniper
7 2 (0.78%) Pega
7 2 (0.78%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.78%) Sage
7 2 (0.78%) Symantec
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Apple
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Yarm
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Melksham
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Rotherham
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension & flexible working
Posted: 21 days ago
Lancashire
IQ Telecom
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Basingstoke
Huxley
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago