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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Engineer
Rank 839 802 773
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 112 139 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.14% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 82 101 101
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,550 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average 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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -10 110 £55,000 +29.41% 28
London +25 63 £65,000 +8.33% 5
South East -12 29 £47,500 +17.28% 6
City of London +54 11 £55,000 -7.56% 1
Berkshire +5 9 £50,000 -13.04% 2
East of England -23 7 £57,500 +43.75% 3
West Sussex +4 6 - -
Cambridge -7 5 £84,500 +98.82% 1
Cambridgeshire -9 5 £84,500 +98.82% 1
East Grinstead - 5 - -
Reading +10 4 £41,500 +10.66% 1
Wokingham - 4 £50,000 -
High Wycombe +1 3 £35,000 +32.07%
Oxfordshire -12 3 £45,000 -1.09%
Buckinghamshire -16 3 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Oxford - 3 £45,000 -
Nuneaton - 3 £37,500 -
Warwickshire - 3 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 3 £37,500 - 1
North West - 3 £42,500 - 5
Yorkshire +12 2 £49,500 - 2
Kent +12 2 £60,000 +41.17% 1
Hampshire +7 2 £51,500 +47.14% 1
Surrey +4 2 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +3 2 £49,500 - 2
East Midlands +1 2 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Leeds -6 2 £49,500 - 2
Hertfordshire -11 2 £40,000 -
Chessington - 2 £35,000 -
Wales +2 1 £32,500 -

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (37.01%) Java
2 109 (35.39%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (33.77%) JavaScript
4 100 (32.47%) Software Engineering
5 99 (32.14%) C#
6 91 (29.55%) Degree
7 88 (28.57%) Linux
8 86 (27.92%) SQL
9 81 (26.30%) Python
10 67 (21.75%) HTML
11 66 (21.43%) .NET
12 56 (18.18%) CSS
12 56 (18.18%) Microsoft
13 54 (17.53%) Windows
14 53 (17.21%) MVC
15 52 (16.88%) OO
15 52 (16.88%) C++
16 47 (15.26%) C
16 47 (15.26%) DevOps
17 46 (14.94%) AngularJS
18 44 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 44 (14.29%) Unix
18 44 (14.29%) TDD
19 43 (13.96%) Finance
20 42 (13.64%) ASP.NET
21 39 (12.66%) Ruby
22 36 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
22 36 (11.69%) NoSQL
22 36 (11.69%) SDLC
23 35 (11.36%) Computer Science

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (9.74%) Node.js
2 28 (9.09%) Apache
3 23 (7.47%) IIS
4 7 (2.27%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.62%) ArcGIS
5 5 (1.62%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.30%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.97%) JBoss
7 3 (0.97%) nginx
8 2 (0.65%) CMS
8 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.32%) Confluence
9 1 (0.32%) Drupal
9 1 (0.32%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.32%) WinCC
Applications
1 8 (2.60%) MS Office
2 7 (2.27%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.95%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.97%) Mingle
4 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.65%) Solid Edge
6 1 (0.32%) GIMP
6 1 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.62%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (5.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.95%) SaaS
3 5 (1.62%) PaaS
4 4 (1.30%) Google App Engine
4 4 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.30%) HP Helion
4 4 (1.30%) IaaS
5 3 (0.97%) GitHub
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.32%) Route 53
6 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.52%) Broadband
2 14 (4.55%) Internet
3 11 (3.57%) Wireless
4 9 (2.92%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.60%) VoIP
6 6 (1.95%) HTTP
7 5 (1.62%) BGP
7 5 (1.62%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (1.62%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.62%) Firewall
7 5 (1.62%) IOS XR
7 5 (1.62%) IPv4
7 5 (1.62%) IPv6
7 5 (1.62%) MPLS
8 4 (1.30%) DNS
8 4 (1.30%) NetScaler
8 4 (1.30%) ZigBee
9 3 (0.97%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.97%) DHCP
9 3 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.69%) NoSQL
3 11 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 10 (3.25%) Big Data
4 10 (3.25%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.60%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.27%) Apache Hive
7 6 (1.95%) GIS
7 6 (1.95%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.95%) MySQL
7 6 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (1.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.62%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.30%) Datomic
9 4 (1.30%) KDB
9 4 (1.30%) Triplestore
10 2 (0.65%) DB2
10 2 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 20 (6.49%) Selenium
3 18 (5.84%) Git (software)
4 15 (4.87%) Subversion
4 15 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (4.55%) JIRA
6 13 (4.22%) Maven
7 11 (3.57%) JUnit
8 10 (3.25%) Ant
9 9 (2.92%) SpecFlow
9 9 (2.92%) WebDriver
10 8 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (2.60%) Eclipse
10 8 (2.60%) LabVIEW
10 8 (2.60%) Visual Studio
11 7 (2.27%) Cucumber
11 7 (2.27%) Gradle
11 7 (2.27%) Hudson
12 6 (1.95%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.95%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 43 (13.96%) Finance
2 19 (6.17%) Manufacturing
3 16 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 15 (4.87%) Electronics
5 11 (3.57%) Banking
6 10 (3.25%) Automotive
7 8 (2.60%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.27%) Aerospace
9 6 (1.95%) Games
10 5 (1.62%) Front Office
11 3 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.65%) Law
12 2 (0.65%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.65%) Publishing
12 2 (0.65%) Retail
13 1 (0.32%) Advertising
13 1 (0.32%) Marketing
13 1 (0.32%) Military
13 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (21.75%) HTML
2 66 (21.43%) .NET
3 56 (18.18%) CSS
4 46 (14.94%) AngularJS
5 42 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 29 (9.42%) Ajax
7 22 (7.14%) Web Services
8 21 (6.82%) HTML5
8 21 (6.82%) Middleware
9 16 (5.19%) RESTful
9 16 (5.19%) XML
10 15 (4.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (4.87%) Hibernate
11 14 (4.55%) REST
12 13 (4.22%) Spring
12 13 (4.22%) WPF
13 11 (3.57%) J2EE
14 10 (3.25%) Java EE
15 9 (2.92%) CSS3
16 8 (2.60%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 23 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.82%) Mathematics
4 19 (6.17%) Physics
5 15 (4.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (3.57%) Algorithms
6 11 (3.57%) User Experience
7 10 (3.25%) Visualisation
8 9 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.60%) Hedge funds
10 7 (2.27%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.95%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (1.95%) Fintech
11 6 (1.95%) iPad
11 6 (1.95%) IPTV
11 6 (1.95%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.95%) Streaming Video
12 5 (1.62%) IBM Mainframe
12 5 (1.62%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.62%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 88 (28.57%) Linux
2 54 (17.53%) Windows
3 44 (14.29%) Unix
4 10 (3.25%) Android
5 6 (1.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.62%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.62%) zOS
7 4 (1.30%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.30%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.30%) Windows CE
8 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.97%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.65%) Debian
9 2 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.65%) FreeBSD
9 2 (0.65%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (35.39%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (32.47%) Software Engineering
3 53 (17.21%) MVC
4 52 (16.88%) OO
5 47 (15.26%) DevOps
6 44 (14.29%) TDD
7 36 (11.69%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (11.69%) SDLC
8 32 (10.39%) Scrum
9 26 (8.44%) BDD
10 23 (7.47%) Configuration Management
11 20 (6.49%) Test Automation
12 19 (6.17%) OOD
13 17 (5.52%) Product Management
14 15 (4.87%) Mentoring
14 15 (4.87%) Project Management
14 15 (4.87%) Web Development
15 13 (4.22%) Automated Testing
15 13 (4.22%) Software Delivery
15 13 (4.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (37.01%) Java
2 104 (33.77%) JavaScript
3 99 (32.14%) C#
4 86 (27.92%) SQL
5 81 (26.30%) Python
6 52 (16.88%) C++
7 47 (15.26%) C
8 39 (12.66%) Ruby
9 29 (9.42%) Perl
10 13 (4.22%) PHP
11 9 (2.92%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.92%) Objective-C
12 8 (2.60%) Clojure
12 8 (2.60%) Go
12 8 (2.60%) MATLAB
12 8 (2.60%) PL/SQL
13 7 (2.27%) PowerShell
13 7 (2.27%) Tcl
14 6 (1.95%) Scala
14 6 (1.95%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (29.55%) Degree
2 11 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.92%) CCNP
3 9 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.95%) DV Cleared
4 6 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.62%) CCIP
5 5 (1.62%) ISTQB
5 5 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.30%) CCNA
7 3 (0.97%) MySQL Certification
8 2 (0.65%) HNC
8 2 (0.65%) HND
9 1 (0.32%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.32%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.32%) CCSA
9 1 (0.32%) PhD
9 1 (0.32%) RHCE
9 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.49%) QA
2 5 (1.62%) SDET
3 4 (1.30%) FIPS 140-2
3 4 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.65%) MISRA
5 1 (0.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.32%) GAMP
5 1 (0.32%) GMP
5 1 (0.32%) ISO26262
5 1 (0.32%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (7.14%) Docker
2 10 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.92%) Firmware
4 8 (2.60%) LXC
4 8 (2.60%) Xen
5 5 (1.62%) Active Directory
6 4 (1.30%) KVM
6 4 (1.30%) VirtualBox
6 4 (1.30%) XenApp
6 4 (1.30%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.30%) XenServer
7 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (7.47%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (6.82%) Puppet
3 10 (3.25%) Ansible
4 8 (2.60%) Mesos
5 7 (2.27%) Oozie
6 4 (1.30%) SCCM
7 2 (0.65%) Icinga
7 2 (0.65%) Kibana
7 2 (0.65%) Nagios
7 2 (0.65%) WMI
8 1 (0.32%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.32%) Packer
8 1 (0.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 56 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.79%) Oracle
3 22 (7.14%) Google
4 12 (3.90%) VMware
5 9 (2.92%) Cisco
6 7 (2.27%) Facebook
6 7 (2.27%) IBM
7 6 (1.95%) BroadSoft
8 5 (1.62%) Citrix
8 5 (1.62%) ESRI
8 5 (1.62%) Fujitsu
8 5 (1.62%) Lumension
8 5 (1.62%) Sophos
9 4 (1.30%) HP
9 4 (1.30%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.30%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.30%) Websense
9 4 (1.30%) Zend
10 3 (0.97%) AppDynamics
10 3 (0.97%) Rally
Midlands
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, Bonus, 4 day week
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Theta Partners
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum £30-38K + Share Options
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Talent Spa
Salary: £21k - 24k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Whitstable, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Raytheon
Salary: Flexible Depending On experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum, BUPA, pension + multiple perks!
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits, Incentives & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Huxley
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Yoh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Theta Partners
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum £75k + bonus and benefits package.
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Aylesbury, UK
Intel Security
Salary: Competitve plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Essex
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + BENEFITS
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Concur Technologies
Salary: Competitive Salary + Many Additional Company Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago