The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 722 646 643
Rank change year-on-year
-76 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 195 237 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 137 175 191
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -74 187 £40,000 -15.78% 42
London -83 68 £50,000 -9.09% 9
East of England -37 37 £40,000 -5.88% 7
South East -7 35 £40,000 - 7
South West +9 27 £40,000 +23.07% 6
Cambridgeshire +3 25 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Gloucestershire - 19 £40,000 -
Berkshire +7 16 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Cheltenham - 14 £40,000 -
Cambridge -10 11 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Reading +5 9 £50,000 -2.43% 4
City of London -51 8 £66,250 +32.50% 1
Bedfordshire - 8 £40,000 -
Luton - 8 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -31 7 £60,000 +200.00% 3
Swindon -3 6 - - 3
Wiltshire -6 6 - - 3
Oxfordshire -9 6 - - 1
West Yorkshire -25 6 £60,000 +200.00% 2
Oxford - 6 - -
Hampshire -4 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Edinburgh -18 5 - -
Leeds -19 5 £60,000 +200.00% 1
Scotland -22 5 - -
North West -2 4 £35,000 +27.27% 5
North East -6 4 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Bracknell - 4 £55,000 -
West Midlands +7 3 £35,000 +59.09% 2
Surrey 0 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Durham -10 3 £32,500 - 1

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 141 (39.17%) C++
2 135 (37.50%) SQL
3 134 (37.22%) Java
4 123 (34.17%) Degree
5 112 (31.11%) Linux
6 104 (28.89%) C#
7 94 (26.11%) Software Engineering
8 89 (24.72%) C
9 71 (19.72%) .NET
10 69 (19.17%) Windows
11 68 (18.89%) OO
11 68 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
12 67 (18.61%) Python
13 62 (17.22%) Computer Science
14 57 (15.83%) UNIX
15 56 (15.56%) SQL Server
16 52 (14.44%) JavaScript
17 50 (13.89%) Microsoft
18 48 (13.33%) HTML
19 46 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
20 45 (12.50%) Oracle
21 44 (12.22%) XML
22 43 (11.94%) MySQL
23 41 (11.39%) PHP
24 40 (11.11%) QA
25 37 (10.28%) Security Cleared
26 36 (10.00%) Web Development
26 36 (10.00%) Perl
26 36 (10.00%) J2EE
27 34 (9.44%) HTTP

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 32 (8.89%) WebLogic
2 15 (4.17%) Apache
3 13 (3.61%) IIS
4 10 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.39%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.39%) CMS
5 5 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.39%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.83%) Moodle
7 2 (0.56%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.56%) WinCC
8 1 (0.28%) Node.js
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.28%) Drupal
8 1 (0.28%) DNN
8 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 15 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.94%) MS Office
3 2 (0.56%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.56%) Simulink
3 2 (0.56%) Stateflow
3 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.28%) Line 500
2 1 (0.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.50%) SaaS
3 7 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (9.44%) HTTP
2 24 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 22 (6.11%) Network Security
4 19 (5.28%) Internet
5 15 (4.17%) Wireless
6 14 (3.89%) LTE
7 12 (3.33%) SAN
8 9 (2.50%) 4G
8 9 (2.50%) DVB
8 9 (2.50%) 3G
8 9 (2.50%) MPLS
8 9 (2.50%) VPN
8 9 (2.50%) VoIP
9 8 (2.22%) GPRS
9 8 (2.22%) GSM
9 8 (2.22%) UMTS
10 7 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (1.67%) SSL
11 6 (1.67%) DNS
11 6 (1.67%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 43 (11.94%) MySQL
3 21 (5.83%) OLTP
4 17 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.06%) Big Data
6 10 (2.78%) Apache Hive
6 10 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.67%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.11%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (1.11%) Sqoop
10 3 (0.83%) MS Access
11 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.56%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.28%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (9.17%) Selenium
2 21 (5.83%) Visual Studio
3 19 (5.28%) Subversion
4 15 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.33%) Maven
6 11 (3.06%) Hudson
6 11 (3.06%) Git (software)
7 9 (2.50%) WebDriver
7 9 (2.50%) JIRA
8 8 (2.22%) Ant
8 8 (2.22%) LabVIEW
9 7 (1.94%) JMeter
10 6 (1.67%) JUnit
10 6 (1.67%) PyUnit
11 5 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (1.11%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.11%) Moq
13 3 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
14 2 (0.56%) Bugzilla
General
1 34 (9.44%) Telecoms
2 23 (6.39%) Electronics
3 22 (6.11%) Multimedia
4 19 (5.28%) Manufacturing
5 18 (5.00%) Finance
6 6 (1.67%) Publishing
6 6 (1.67%) Marketing
7 5 (1.39%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.39%) Automotive
7 5 (1.39%) Games
8 3 (0.83%) Banking
8 3 (0.83%) Advertising
9 2 (0.56%) Legal
9 2 (0.56%) Avionics
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (19.72%) .NET
2 48 (13.33%) HTML
3 44 (12.22%) XML
4 36 (10.00%) J2EE
5 31 (8.61%) ASP.NET
6 29 (8.06%) Spring
7 28 (7.78%) STL
7 28 (7.78%) Qt
8 27 (7.50%) CSS
8 27 (7.50%) Hibernate
9 22 (6.11%) EJB
10 20 (5.56%) Ajax
11 16 (4.44%) Web Services
12 14 (3.89%) HTML5
13 12 (3.33%) jQuery
14 11 (3.06%) .NET Framework
15 10 (2.78%) XSL
15 10 (2.78%) WCF
16 8 (2.22%) REST
17 7 (1.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 62 (17.22%) Computer Science
2 22 (6.11%) iPhone
3 19 (5.28%) Mobile App
4 14 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (3.89%) IPTV
5 11 (3.06%) Mathematics
5 11 (3.06%) DTV
6 10 (2.78%) Statistics
6 10 (2.78%) Open Source
7 9 (2.50%) VHDL
7 9 (2.50%) MPEG
8 8 (2.22%) Firmware
8 8 (2.22%) Physics
9 7 (1.94%) Embedded Systems
9 7 (1.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 6 (1.67%) Machine Learning
11 5 (1.39%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.11%) NHS
12 4 (1.11%) SCADA
12 4 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 112 (31.11%) Linux
2 69 (19.17%) Windows
3 57 (15.83%) UNIX
4 26 (7.22%) Android
5 8 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.39%) Solaris
7 3 (0.83%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.83%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.83%) AIX
7 3 (0.83%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.56%) Debian
8 2 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.28%) CentOS
9 1 (0.28%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.28%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (26.11%) Software Engineering
2 68 (18.89%) OO
2 68 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (10.00%) Web Development
5 30 (8.33%) TDD
6 29 (8.06%) OOD
7 28 (7.78%) Cyber Security
8 26 (7.22%) Automated Testing
9 23 (6.39%) Information Assurance
10 22 (6.11%) Android Development
10 22 (6.11%) iOS Development
11 21 (5.83%) Scrum
12 20 (5.56%) Multithreading
13 18 (5.00%) Unit Testing
14 16 (4.44%) E-Commerce
14 16 (4.44%) UML
14 16 (4.44%) Test Scripting
15 14 (3.89%) OOP
15 14 (3.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 141 (39.17%) C++
2 135 (37.50%) SQL
3 134 (37.22%) Java
4 104 (28.89%) C#
5 89 (24.72%) C
6 67 (18.61%) Python
7 52 (14.44%) JavaScript
8 41 (11.39%) PHP
9 36 (10.00%) Perl
10 15 (4.17%) T-SQL
11 12 (3.33%) Bash Shell
12 10 (2.78%) VB
12 10 (2.78%) VB.NET
13 9 (2.50%) Ruby
14 8 (2.22%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.39%) TTCN
15 5 (1.39%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.39%) VC++
15 5 (1.39%) Tcl
16 4 (1.11%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 123 (34.17%) Degree
2 37 (10.28%) Security Cleared
3 16 (4.44%) DV Cleared
4 9 (2.50%) PhD
5 7 (1.94%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.67%) ISEB
7 5 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.11%) CCNA
8 4 (1.11%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.56%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.28%) HNC
10 1 (0.28%) HND
10 1 (0.28%) CCIE
10 1 (0.28%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (11.11%) QA
2 3 (0.83%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.56%) SLA
3 2 (0.56%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.56%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.56%) DO-254
4 1 (0.28%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.28%) DO-160
4 1 (0.28%) HL7
4 1 (0.28%) DICOM
System Software
1 11 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.11%) vSphere
4 3 (0.83%) XenApp
4 3 (0.83%) XenServer
4 3 (0.83%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.28%) KVM
6 1 (0.28%) Snort
6 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (2.78%) Puppet
2 9 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.50%) ZABBIX
2 9 (2.50%) Nagios
3 4 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.83%) SCCM
5 2 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 50 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 45 (12.50%) Oracle
3 23 (6.39%) VMware
4 18 (5.00%) BT
5 16 (4.44%) Cisco
6 9 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.22%) Sybase
8 6 (1.67%) CA
8 6 (1.67%) Websense
9 5 (1.39%) Broadcom
9 5 (1.39%) JBoss
9 5 (1.39%) Sun
10 4 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.83%) ANSYS
11 3 (0.83%) SolidWorks
11 3 (0.83%) Citrix
11 3 (0.83%) Siebel
12 2 (0.56%) HP
12 2 (0.56%) Metastorm
12 2 (0.56%) Netezza
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus, shares & excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus, shares & excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Career, Training, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
KH Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Midlands
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greenford, Middlesex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
Compound Photonics
Salary: From £26,000 to £34,000 per annum Attractive Salary plus comprehensive
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
D Tech Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and share op
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
D Tech Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and share op
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000 & Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Great Base + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
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