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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Engineer
Rank 718 659 687
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 175 222 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 88 164 135
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,361 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £61,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,250 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+13.47% -2.75%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108763 102557 112445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.28% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88869 85119 96467
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 22 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 22 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
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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 -83 154 £45,000 - 33
South East -10 51 £50,000 +53.84% 12
London -63 39 £52,500 -8.69% 6
East of England -17 28 £40,000 -11.11% 7
Berkshire +21 26 £50,000 +80.18% 3
Cambridgeshire +15 21 £40,000 -34.69% 7
South West -24 21 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Reading +20 19 £50,000 +78.57% 2
Scotland -4 18 £36,250 -27.50%
Cambridge +10 16 £40,000 -21.95% 5
Edinburgh +3 15 £37,500 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire - 14 £25,000 - 4
Milton Keynes - 13 - - 4
Dorset -8 12 £27,500 +22.22%
North West +10 9 £40,000 +47.03%
Cheshire - 9 £40,000 -
Warrington - 7 £40,000 -
Bristol -13 5 £33,000 -26.66%
Bracknell - 5 £45,000 - 1
Norfolk - 4 £45,000 -
Oxford +8 3 - - 1
West Midlands +7 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Oxfordshire +2 3 - - 2
Wales -10 3 £33,750 +3.84% 1
South Wales -11 3 £33,750 +3.84% 1
Staffordshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Surrey - 3 £55,000 -
Wimborne - 3 - -
Norwich - 3 £45,000 -
Redhill - 3 £55,000 -

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 151 (41.03%) Degree
2 150 (40.76%) C++
3 116 (31.52%) C
4 112 (30.43%) C#
5 111 (30.16%) Java
6 99 (26.90%) Linux
7 85 (23.10%) Software Engineering
8 83 (22.55%) SQL
9 80 (21.74%) Python
10 69 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 67 (18.21%) HTML
12 66 (17.93%) JavaScript
13 65 (17.66%) Computer Science
14 58 (15.76%) OO
15 53 (14.40%) UNIX
16 47 (12.77%) CSS
16 47 (12.77%) .NET
16 47 (12.77%) Web Development
17 45 (12.23%) Windows
18 43 (11.68%) XML
18 43 (11.68%) Perl
18 43 (11.68%) Microsoft
19 42 (11.41%) SQL Server
19 42 (11.41%) QA
19 42 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
20 41 (11.14%) MySQL
21 38 (10.33%) PHP
22 37 (10.05%) Oracle
23 36 (9.78%) Electronics
23 36 (9.78%) Embedded Systems

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (4.62%) WebLogic
2 16 (4.35%) IIS
3 9 (2.45%) Apache
4 8 (2.17%) Node.js
5 6 (1.63%) CMS
6 4 (1.09%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.82%) Drupal
7 3 (0.82%) Moodle
7 3 (0.82%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.54%) WinCC
9 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.27%) DNN
9 1 (0.27%) WordPress
9 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (3.53%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.45%) Photoshop
2 9 (2.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.90%) MS Office
4 4 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.54%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.54%) Simulink
5 2 (0.54%) Stateflow
6 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.63%) SaaS
4 4 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.25%) HTTP
2 22 (5.98%) DVB
3 19 (5.16%) Wireless
4 18 (4.89%) TCP/IP
5 16 (4.35%) ADSL
6 14 (3.80%) Network Security
7 13 (3.53%) LTE
8 11 (2.99%) Internet
9 9 (2.45%) 4G
9 9 (2.45%) GSM
9 9 (2.45%) 3G
10 7 (1.90%) GPRS
10 7 (1.90%) UMTS
10 7 (1.90%) SAN
11 6 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (1.63%) DNS
11 6 (1.63%) 3GPP
12 4 (1.09%) IPv6
12 4 (1.09%) SSL
12 4 (1.09%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.14%) MySQL
3 27 (7.34%) Big Data
4 21 (5.71%) OLTP
5 10 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (2.72%) Hadoop
5 10 (2.72%) Apache Hive
6 7 (1.90%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.82%) SQLite
8 3 (0.82%) MS Access
9 2 (0.54%) DB2
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 31 (8.42%) Selenium
2 17 (4.62%) Visual Studio
2 17 (4.62%) Subversion
3 16 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 11 (2.99%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.72%) JUnit
5 10 (2.72%) PyUnit
6 8 (2.17%) LabVIEW
6 8 (2.17%) JIRA
7 7 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 6 (1.63%) MSBuild
9 5 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.36%) Maven
10 4 (1.09%) NUnit
10 4 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (1.09%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (1.09%) Hudson
11 3 (0.82%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.82%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (9.78%) Electronics
2 28 (7.61%) Telecoms
3 21 (5.71%) Multimedia
4 19 (5.16%) Finance
5 14 (3.80%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.90%) Games
7 6 (1.63%) Banking
8 5 (1.36%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.09%) Automotive
9 4 (1.09%) Avionics
10 3 (0.82%) Marketing
10 3 (0.82%) Military
11 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (18.21%) HTML
2 47 (12.77%) CSS
2 47 (12.77%) .NET
3 43 (11.68%) XML
4 35 (9.51%) HTML5
5 27 (7.34%) STL
6 26 (7.07%) CSS3
7 25 (6.79%) Ajax
7 25 (6.79%) ASP.NET
8 22 (5.98%) jQuery
9 20 (5.43%) J2EE
10 17 (4.62%) Qt
11 15 (4.08%) Spring
12 14 (3.80%) Hibernate
12 14 (3.80%) EJB
13 13 (3.53%) JSON
13 13 (3.53%) XSL
14 12 (3.26%) Web Services
15 10 (2.72%) JDBC
16 9 (2.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (17.66%) Computer Science
2 36 (9.78%) Embedded Systems
3 24 (6.52%) MPEG
4 20 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (5.16%) Mobile App
6 17 (4.62%) VHDL
7 16 (4.35%) iPhone
8 14 (3.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 12 (3.26%) Firmware
10 10 (2.72%) DTV
10 10 (2.72%) Mathematics
11 9 (2.45%) IPTV
11 9 (2.45%) Visualisation
12 8 (2.17%) Physics
13 6 (1.63%) Open Source
13 6 (1.63%) Social Media
13 6 (1.63%) Internet of Things
14 5 (1.36%) CAN bus
15 4 (1.09%) NHS
15 4 (1.09%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 99 (26.90%) Linux
2 53 (14.40%) UNIX
3 45 (12.23%) Windows
4 20 (5.43%) Android
5 7 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.82%) AIX
7 2 (0.54%) Solaris
7 2 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.27%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (23.10%) Software Engineering
2 69 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (15.76%) OO
4 47 (12.77%) Web Development
5 42 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (7.34%) TDD
7 22 (5.98%) Test Scripting
8 21 (5.71%) Automated Testing
9 20 (5.43%) Test Automation
10 19 (5.16%) Scrum
11 18 (4.89%) Signal Processing
12 17 (4.62%) Android Development
12 17 (4.62%) iOS Development
12 17 (4.62%) Refactoring
13 16 (4.35%) DRM
14 15 (4.08%) Cyber Security
15 14 (3.80%) Business Analysis
15 14 (3.80%) Information Assurance
15 14 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
16 13 (3.53%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 150 (40.76%) C++
2 116 (31.52%) C
3 112 (30.43%) C#
4 111 (30.16%) Java
5 83 (22.55%) SQL
6 80 (21.74%) Python
7 66 (17.93%) JavaScript
8 43 (11.68%) Perl
9 38 (10.33%) PHP
10 31 (8.42%) Ruby
11 17 (4.62%) Objective-C
12 16 (4.35%) T-SQL
13 11 (2.99%) Bash Shell
14 9 (2.45%) PowerShell
15 8 (2.17%) CoffeeScript
16 7 (1.90%) VB.NET
17 6 (1.63%) MATLAB
18 5 (1.36%) VBScript
19 4 (1.09%) Tcl
19 4 (1.09%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 151 (41.03%) Degree
2 20 (5.43%) Security Cleared
3 13 (3.53%) Postgraduate
4 9 (2.45%) ISEB
5 8 (2.17%) PhD
6 6 (1.63%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.36%) HND
8 3 (0.82%) RHCE
8 3 (0.82%) HNC
9 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.27%) CCIE
9 1 (0.27%) CCNP
9 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (11.41%) QA
2 4 (1.09%) DO-160
3 3 (0.82%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.27%) HL7
5 1 (0.27%) DICOM
5 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 13 (3.53%) XenApp
1 13 (3.53%) XenDesktop
2 10 (2.72%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.90%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.63%) Puppet
2 6 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.36%) Nagios
4 3 (0.82%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.82%) Ansible
4 3 (0.82%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.54%) Cacti
5 2 (0.54%) Munin
Vendors
1 43 (11.68%) Microsoft
2 37 (10.05%) Oracle
3 21 (5.71%) VMware
4 18 (4.89%) Broadcom
5 14 (3.80%) BT
6 13 (3.53%) Citrix
7 9 (2.45%) Cisco
8 6 (1.63%) CA
9 5 (1.36%) Xilinx
10 4 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.09%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.82%) Zend
11 3 (0.82%) Siebel
11 3 (0.82%) Sybase
11 3 (0.82%) JBoss
11 3 (0.82%) SolidWorks
12 2 (0.54%) Websense
12 2 (0.54%) Apple
12 2 (0.54%) Juniper
12 2 (0.54%) Sun
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35k
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32661 - £46465 per annum + 25 days hols + bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £30 - £35,000 per annum, DOE
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Horsham, West Sussex
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Camden, London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
MBA Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazon
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £47500 per annum + Great Base+Bens+Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Brighton, United Kingdom
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
UK
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 13 days ago
York
Huxley Associates
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago