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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank 769 730 663
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -67
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 128 175 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 95 85 172
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £27,500 £27,234
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 4 August 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 4 August 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
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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 -19 118 £55,000 +35.80% 30
London +62 71 £55,000 +10.00% 7
East of England -7 17 £45,000 +12.50% 4
City of London +49 16 £51,250 -14.58% 1
South East -23 14 £36,000 -28.00% 7
South West -28 8 £29,000 +5.45% 6
Belfast - 8 - -
Northern Ireland - 8 - -
County Antrim - 8 - -
Cambridgeshire -4 7 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Bristol -13 7 £29,000 -12.12% 1
Cambridge +8 6 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Hertfordshire +1 6 £40,000 -
Berkshire -9 6 £55,000 +10.00%
Borehamwood - 6 £40,000 -
Reading -14 4 £55,000 +10.00%
West Midlands -15 3 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Stowmarket - 3 £45,000 - 1
Suffolk - 3 £45,000 - 1
Bracknell +15 2 £43,750 -25.53%
Leeds +9 2 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Oxfordshire +8 2 £30,000 - 4
Surrey +3 2 £38,750 -29.54%
West Yorkshire +2 2 £40,000 -1.23% 2
East Midlands +1 2 £63,750 +82.14% 1
Yorkshire -4 2 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Nottingham -4 2 £63,750 +82.14% 1
Nottinghamshire -7 2 £63,750 +82.14% 1
Scotland -7 2 £45,000 +24.13%
Aberdeenshire - 2 £45,000 -

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 122 (45.02%) Java
2 120 (44.28%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (30.63%) JavaScript
4 79 (29.15%) Python
5 76 (28.04%) Linux
6 64 (23.62%) HTML
7 60 (22.14%) Maven
8 59 (21.77%) Selenium
8 59 (21.77%) SDLC
9 57 (21.03%) C++
9 57 (21.03%) CSS
10 56 (20.66%) Ant
11 55 (20.30%) SQL
11 55 (20.30%) XML
11 55 (20.30%) Degree
11 55 (20.30%) MVC
11 55 (20.30%) WebDriver
12 51 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (17.71%) Amazon AWS
13 48 (17.71%) Software Engineering
14 47 (17.34%) Scrum
14 47 (17.34%) C
14 47 (17.34%) JUnit
15 43 (15.87%) Windows
15 43 (15.87%) QA
15 43 (15.87%) Cucumber
15 43 (15.87%) BDD
16 42 (15.50%) JIRA
17 41 (15.13%) Eclipse
17 41 (15.13%) HTTP

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 15 (5.54%) OpenStack
2 6 (2.21%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.85%) JBoss
3 5 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.48%) IIS
4 4 (1.48%) Node.js
5 2 (0.74%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.74%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (0.74%) Apache
5 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.74%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.37%) CMS
6 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.37%) Confluence
6 1 (0.37%) Lync
6 1 (0.37%) WordPress
6 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (1.11%) MS Office
1 3 (1.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (1.11%) MS Visio
1 3 (1.11%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 3 (1.11%) PTC Creo
2 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.37%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (17.71%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (7.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.90%) SaaS
4 13 (4.80%) PaaS
5 12 (4.43%) Google App Engine
5 12 (4.43%) HP Helion
5 12 (4.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.74%) IBM PureFlex
8 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (15.13%) HTTP
2 26 (9.59%) TCP/IP
3 10 (3.69%) Ethernet
3 10 (3.69%) VoIP
3 10 (3.69%) BGP
4 9 (3.32%) Broadband
5 8 (2.95%) MPLS
5 8 (2.95%) Internet
5 8 (2.95%) Wireless
6 7 (2.58%) Wireshark
7 5 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (1.85%) Firewall
7 5 (1.85%) IPv4
7 5 (1.85%) IPv6
8 4 (1.48%) RTP
8 4 (1.48%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.48%) LTE
9 3 (1.11%) VPLS
9 3 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (1.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.86%) MySQL
3 14 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (2.21%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.21%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.21%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.85%) Big Data
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.11%) OLTP
6 3 (1.11%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.37%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.37%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 60 (22.14%) Maven
2 59 (21.77%) Selenium
3 56 (20.66%) Ant
4 55 (20.30%) WebDriver
5 47 (17.34%) JUnit
6 43 (15.87%) Cucumber
7 42 (15.50%) JIRA
8 41 (15.13%) Eclipse
9 36 (13.28%) TestNG
10 32 (11.81%) Jenkins
11 31 (11.44%) JBehave
12 21 (7.75%) Git (software)
13 18 (6.64%) Artifactory
14 15 (5.54%) Subversion
15 13 (4.80%) Hudson
16 12 (4.43%) Gradle
17 6 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
17 6 (2.21%) NUnit
18 5 (1.85%) FitNesse
18 5 (1.85%) jMock
General
1 29 (10.70%) Retail
2 25 (9.23%) Electronics
3 17 (6.27%) Telecoms
4 14 (5.17%) French Language
5 11 (4.06%) Manufacturing
6 10 (3.69%) Games
7 9 (3.32%) Finance
8 8 (2.95%) Banking
9 7 (2.58%) Investment Banking
10 6 (2.21%) Legal
11 4 (1.48%) Publishing
12 3 (1.11%) Front Office
13 2 (0.74%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.37%) Marketing
14 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.37%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (23.62%) HTML
2 57 (21.03%) CSS
3 55 (20.30%) XML
4 28 (10.33%) .NET
5 27 (9.96%) Web Services
6 20 (7.38%) jQuery
7 18 (6.64%) JSON
7 18 (6.64%) HTML5
8 14 (5.17%) Backbone.js
8 14 (5.17%) HTML5 Canvas
8 14 (5.17%) Browserify
8 14 (5.17%) Flash
9 10 (3.69%) STL
9 10 (3.69%) ASP.NET
10 7 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (2.21%) AngularJS
12 5 (1.85%) Gherkin
12 5 (1.85%) J2SE
12 5 (1.85%) DOM
12 5 (1.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.70%) Blog
2 19 (7.01%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.90%) Public Cloud
4 14 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 11 (4.06%) Algorithms
6 9 (3.32%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (2.95%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.95%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.21%) Wiki
8 6 (2.21%) iSeries
8 6 (2.21%) Verilog
8 6 (2.21%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.21%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.48%) Replication
10 4 (1.48%) Photography
11 3 (1.11%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.11%) Internet of Things
11 3 (1.11%) User Experience
11 3 (1.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 76 (28.04%) Linux
2 43 (15.87%) Windows
3 39 (14.39%) UNIX
4 6 (2.21%) Android
5 5 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (1.11%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.37%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.37%) Solaris
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.37%) CentOS
7 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (44.28%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (21.77%) SDLC
3 55 (20.30%) MVC
4 51 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
5 48 (17.71%) Software Engineering
6 47 (17.34%) Scrum
7 43 (15.87%) BDD
8 39 (14.39%) E-Commerce
9 38 (14.02%) Test Scripting
10 36 (13.28%) Test Automation
11 29 (10.70%) User Stories
12 28 (10.33%) Black-Box Testing
12 28 (10.33%) Open Source
13 26 (9.59%) Mentoring
14 24 (8.86%) Continuous Delivery
15 21 (7.75%) DevOps
15 21 (7.75%) Risk Management
16 20 (7.38%) Regression Testing
17 19 (7.01%) Configuration Management
18 18 (6.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 122 (45.02%) Java
2 83 (30.63%) JavaScript
3 79 (29.15%) Python
4 57 (21.03%) C++
5 55 (20.30%) SQL
6 47 (17.34%) C
7 34 (12.55%) C#
8 33 (12.18%) Perl
9 19 (7.01%) Ruby
10 16 (5.90%) PHP
11 14 (5.17%) ActionScript
11 14 (5.17%) ActionScript 3.0
12 12 (4.43%) Scala
12 12 (4.43%) Clojure
13 11 (4.06%) PowerShell
14 9 (3.32%) Shell Script
15 8 (2.95%) Tcl
16 6 (2.21%) Embedded C
16 6 (2.21%) R
16 6 (2.21%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 55 (20.30%) Degree
2 10 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.95%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.85%) CCNP
6 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.48%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.11%) CCIP
8 2 (0.74%) ISEB
8 2 (0.74%) CISSP
8 2 (0.74%) CCVP
8 2 (0.74%) GCIH
9 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.37%) MCAD
9 1 (0.37%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (15.87%) QA
2 6 (2.21%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.27%) Xen
3 12 (4.43%) Firmware
3 12 (4.43%) KVM
3 12 (4.43%) Docker
3 12 (4.43%) LXC
4 3 (1.11%) VirtualBox
4 3 (1.11%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (1.11%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.74%) Kamailio
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (4.43%) Puppet
2 6 (2.21%) Nmap
2 6 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.74%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.37%) SCCM
4 1 (0.37%) Ansible
4 1 (0.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (10.70%) Oracle
2 24 (8.86%) VMware
3 20 (7.38%) Rapid7
4 16 (5.90%) Google
5 12 (4.43%) Microsoft
5 12 (4.43%) HP
5 12 (4.43%) Rackspace
6 9 (3.32%) Cisco
7 8 (2.95%) IBM
8 6 (2.21%) New Relic
9 3 (1.11%) Tableau
9 3 (1.11%) Websense
9 3 (1.11%) Perforce
10 2 (0.74%) Sophos
10 2 (0.74%) ESRI
10 2 (0.74%) Fujitsu
10 2 (0.74%) CA
10 2 (0.74%) NetApp
10 2 (0.74%) Lumension
10 2 (0.74%) Mitel
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cowes, Isle of Wight
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Dorset
PROTEUS EUROPE
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum base.
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
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Salary: Flexible, Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
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