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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 723 662 719
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 179 226 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 89 170 136
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,084 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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 -79 160 £40,500 -10.00% 22
South East -18 58 £50,000 +48.14% 7
London -84 36 £50,000 -13.04% 2
East of England -8 28 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Berkshire +3 24 £50,000 +78.57% 4
South West -19 23 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Cambridgeshire +12 21 £37,750 -37.08% 4
Buckinghamshire - 21 £25,000 -
Milton Keynes - 20 - -
Reading +10 18 £50,000 +78.57% 2
Cambridge +16 16 £37,750 -16.11% 3
Scotland +9 16 £36,250 -27.50% 1
Dorset -3 14 £27,500 +22.22% 1
Edinburgh -6 13 £37,500 -25.00% 1
North West +10 7 £40,000 +47.03%
Cheshire - 7 £40,000 -
Warrington - 6 £40,000 -
Bristol -6 5 £33,000 -26.66%
West Sussex -6 4 £31,250 -25.59%
Norfolk - 4 £45,000 -
Bracknell - 4 £58,750 - 1
Nottinghamshire -3 3 £35,000 -7.89% 1
West Midlands -5 3 £35,000 -12.50%
South Wales -7 3 £33,750 +3.84% 1
Nottingham -9 3 £35,000 -7.89%
East Midlands -12 3 £35,000 -7.89% 2
Wales -17 3 £33,750 +3.84% 1
Hampshire -28 3 £35,000 +16.66%
Staffordshire - 3 £35,000 -
Surrey - 3 £55,000 -

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 155 (41.44%) C++
2 148 (39.57%) Degree
3 121 (32.35%) C
4 112 (29.95%) C#
5 110 (29.41%) Java
6 100 (26.74%) Linux
7 86 (22.99%) Software Engineering
8 82 (21.93%) SQL
9 81 (21.66%) Python
10 70 (18.72%) HTML
11 68 (18.18%) JavaScript
12 65 (17.38%) Agile Software Development
13 59 (15.78%) Computer Science
14 58 (15.51%) OO
15 52 (13.90%) UNIX
16 50 (13.37%) CSS
17 49 (13.10%) .NET
18 48 (12.83%) Web Development
19 44 (11.76%) Electronics
20 43 (11.50%) Perl
20 43 (11.50%) XML
20 43 (11.50%) Windows
21 42 (11.23%) SQL Server
21 42 (11.23%) Continuous Integration
21 42 (11.23%) Embedded Systems
22 41 (10.96%) QA
22 41 (10.96%) MySQL
22 41 (10.96%) Microsoft
23 37 (9.89%) Oracle
23 37 (9.89%) HTML5

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (4.55%) WebLogic
2 16 (4.28%) IIS
3 9 (2.41%) Apache
4 8 (2.14%) Node.js
5 6 (1.60%) CMS
6 4 (1.07%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.80%) Drupal
7 3 (0.80%) Moodle
8 2 (0.53%) WinCC
8 2 (0.53%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.27%) WordPress
9 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.27%) DNN
9 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.67%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (1.34%) MS Office
4 4 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.80%) Simulink
5 3 (0.80%) Stateflow
6 2 (0.53%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.87%) SaaS
4 4 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.88%) HTTP
2 19 (5.08%) DVB
3 18 (4.81%) Wireless
3 18 (4.81%) TCP/IP
4 16 (4.28%) ADSL
5 14 (3.74%) Network Security
6 13 (3.48%) LTE
7 9 (2.41%) 3G
7 9 (2.41%) GSM
7 9 (2.41%) 4G
8 7 (1.87%) SAN
8 7 (1.87%) Internet
8 7 (1.87%) GPRS
8 7 (1.87%) UMTS
9 6 (1.60%) DNS
9 6 (1.60%) 3GPP
9 6 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.07%) IPv6
10 4 (1.07%) WCDMA
10 4 (1.07%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.23%) SQL Server
2 41 (10.96%) MySQL
3 28 (7.49%) Big Data
4 22 (5.88%) OLTP
5 10 (2.67%) Apache Hive
5 10 (2.67%) Hadoop
5 10 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.87%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.07%) SQLite
7 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.80%) MS Access
9 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.27%) DB2
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (8.02%) Selenium
2 18 (4.81%) Visual Studio
3 16 (4.28%) Subversion
4 15 (4.01%) WebDriver
5 11 (2.94%) JUnit
6 10 (2.67%) PyUnit
6 10 (2.67%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.14%) JIRA
7 8 (2.14%) LabVIEW
8 7 (1.87%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.60%) MSBuild
10 5 (1.34%) Maven
10 5 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.34%) Hudson
11 4 (1.07%) Rational DOORS
11 4 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.07%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.07%) NUnit
12 3 (0.80%) Xcode
12 3 (0.80%) JMeter
General
1 44 (11.76%) Electronics
2 27 (7.22%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.81%) Finance
4 17 (4.55%) Multimedia
5 14 (3.74%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.60%) Aerospace
6 6 (1.60%) Games
6 6 (1.60%) Banking
7 5 (1.34%) Avionics
8 4 (1.07%) Automotive
9 3 (0.80%) Military
10 2 (0.53%) Marketing
10 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (18.72%) HTML
2 50 (13.37%) CSS
3 49 (13.10%) .NET
4 43 (11.50%) XML
5 37 (9.89%) HTML5
6 29 (7.75%) STL
7 27 (7.22%) CSS3
8 26 (6.95%) ASP.NET
9 25 (6.68%) Ajax
10 24 (6.42%) jQuery
11 20 (5.35%) J2EE
12 16 (4.28%) Qt
13 15 (4.01%) Spring
14 14 (3.74%) JSON
14 14 (3.74%) Hibernate
14 14 (3.74%) EJB
15 13 (3.48%) XSL
16 10 (2.67%) JDBC
17 9 (2.41%) LAMP
17 9 (2.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 59 (15.78%) Computer Science
2 42 (11.23%) Embedded Systems
3 21 (5.61%) MPEG
4 20 (5.35%) VHDL
5 19 (5.08%) Mobile App
5 19 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (4.28%) iPhone
6 16 (4.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 15 (4.01%) Firmware
8 10 (2.67%) Visualisation
8 10 (2.67%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.14%) Physics
9 8 (2.14%) IPTV
10 7 (1.87%) DTV
11 6 (1.60%) Internet of Things
11 6 (1.60%) Social Media
11 6 (1.60%) Open Source
11 6 (1.60%) Verilog
12 5 (1.34%) CAN bus
13 4 (1.07%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 100 (26.74%) Linux
2 52 (13.90%) UNIX
3 43 (11.50%) Windows
4 21 (5.61%) Android
5 8 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.80%) AIX
6 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.53%) Solaris
8 1 (0.27%) Nucleus RTOS
8 1 (0.27%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (22.99%) Software Engineering
2 65 (17.38%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (15.51%) OO
4 48 (12.83%) Web Development
5 42 (11.23%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (7.49%) TDD
7 26 (6.95%) Signal Processing
8 23 (6.15%) Test Scripting
9 21 (5.61%) Automated Testing
10 20 (5.35%) Test Automation
11 19 (5.08%) Scrum
12 17 (4.55%) Android Development
12 17 (4.55%) iOS Development
12 17 (4.55%) Refactoring
13 16 (4.28%) Configuration Management
13 16 (4.28%) DRM
14 15 (4.01%) Cyber Security
15 14 (3.74%) Web Application Development
15 14 (3.74%) Information Assurance
15 14 (3.74%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 155 (41.44%) C++
2 121 (32.35%) C
3 112 (29.95%) C#
4 110 (29.41%) Java
5 82 (21.93%) SQL
6 81 (21.66%) Python
7 68 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 43 (11.50%) Perl
9 36 (9.63%) PHP
10 31 (8.29%) Ruby
11 18 (4.81%) Objective-C
12 17 (4.55%) T-SQL
13 11 (2.94%) Bash Shell
14 8 (2.14%) CoffeeScript
14 8 (2.14%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.87%) MATLAB
15 7 (1.87%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.34%) VBScript
17 4 (1.07%) TTCN
17 4 (1.07%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 148 (39.57%) Degree
2 20 (5.35%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.48%) Postgraduate
4 8 (2.14%) PhD
4 8 (2.14%) ISEB
5 6 (1.60%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.34%) HND
7 4 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.80%) RHCE
8 3 (0.80%) HNC
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.27%) CCIE
9 1 (0.27%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (10.96%) QA
2 4 (1.07%) DO-160
3 3 (0.80%) ISO 14001
3 3 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) HL7
4 1 (0.27%) DICOM
4 1 (0.27%) DO-178B
System Software
1 13 (3.48%) XenApp
1 13 (3.48%) XenDesktop
2 10 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.60%) Puppet
1 6 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.34%) Nagios
3 3 (0.80%) ZABBIX
3 3 (0.80%) Ansible
3 3 (0.80%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.53%) Cacti
4 2 (0.53%) Munin
Vendors
1 41 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.89%) Oracle
3 21 (5.61%) VMware
4 18 (4.81%) Broadcom
5 14 (3.74%) BT
6 13 (3.48%) Citrix
7 9 (2.41%) Cisco
8 6 (1.60%) CA
9 5 (1.34%) Xilinx
10 4 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.07%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.80%) SolidWorks
11 3 (0.80%) Siebel
11 3 (0.80%) JBoss
11 3 (0.80%) Zend
12 2 (0.53%) Sybase
12 2 (0.53%) Juniper
12 2 (0.53%) Apple
12 2 (0.53%) Sun
13 1 (0.27%) Huawei
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32661 - £46465 per annum + 25 days hols + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
York
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Riding of Yorkshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Camden, London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Grantham
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
North Yorkshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazon
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Brighton, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago