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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Engineer
Rank 734 710 680
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 139 212 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 92 129 145
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,322
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
(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 -34 113 £45,000 +12.50% 23
London +54 60 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Northern Ireland +12 21 - -
Belfast +11 21 - -
County Antrim +10 21 - -
South East -12 18 £43,750 -2.77% 5
East of England +3 15 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Cambridgeshire -4 9 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Cambridge +9 8 £50,000 +13.63% 2
Berkshire -3 8 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Hounslow - 8 £25,000 -
City of London +41 7 £53,750 -20.37% 1
North West +13 6 £32,000 -20.00%
Norfolk +6 6 £42,500 -
Norwich +2 6 £42,500 -
Liverpool - 5 £32,000 -
Merseyside - 5 £32,000 -
Oxfordshire +8 4 £30,000 - 1
Scotland +1 4 £45,000 -
West Midlands -2 4 £35,000 - 1
South West -40 4 £30,000 -25.00% 7
Aberdeenshire - 4 £45,000 -
Abingdon - 4 £30,000 - 1
Leeds +20 3 £40,000 -33.33%
West Yorkshire +12 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Yorkshire +12 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Hampshire -1 3 £50,000 +53.84%
Reading -14 3 £50,000 - 1
Bristol - 3 - - 5
Walsall - 3 £30,000 -

Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 96 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (36.11%) Java
3 76 (30.16%) JavaScript
4 60 (23.81%) C++
4 60 (23.81%) HTML
5 55 (21.83%) Linux
5 55 (21.83%) Degree
6 54 (21.43%) C#
7 53 (21.03%) C
7 53 (21.03%) SQL
8 51 (20.24%) CSS
9 50 (19.84%) Python
10 49 (19.44%) XML
10 49 (19.44%) MVC
11 46 (18.25%) Selenium
11 46 (18.25%) Amazon AWS
12 43 (17.06%) .NET
13 42 (16.67%) SDLC
14 40 (15.87%) Cucumber
15 39 (15.48%) WebDriver
15 39 (15.48%) Scrum
16 38 (15.08%) Maven
16 38 (15.08%) Windows
16 38 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (14.68%) BDD
17 37 (14.68%) HTTP
17 37 (14.68%) Software Engineering
18 35 (13.89%) Ant
19 33 (13.10%) JUnit
20 32 (12.70%) SQL Server

Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (3.57%) OpenStack
2 4 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.59%) IIS
2 4 (1.59%) Node.js
2 4 (1.59%) Confluence
3 3 (1.19%) JBoss
4 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.79%) ArcGIS
4 2 (0.79%) CMS
4 2 (0.79%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.79%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.40%) WordPress
5 1 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (1.98%) MS Office
1 5 (1.98%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.59%) SOLIDWORKS
3 3 (1.19%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.40%) Simulink
5 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Visualfiles
1 2 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.40%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 46 (18.25%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.37%) SaaS
4 7 (2.78%) PaaS
5 6 (2.38%) Google App Engine
5 6 (2.38%) HP Helion
5 6 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (1.19%) IaaS
7 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 37 (14.68%) HTTP
2 18 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 11 (4.37%) Firewall
3 11 (4.37%) Internet
4 9 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (3.57%) Network Security
5 8 (3.17%) Broadband
5 8 (3.17%) BGP
5 8 (3.17%) Wireless
6 7 (2.78%) LTE
6 7 (2.78%) Wireshark
6 7 (2.78%) WAN
6 7 (2.78%) SMTP
7 6 (2.38%) 3G
8 5 (1.98%) VPLS
8 5 (1.98%) 2G
8 5 (1.98%) MPLS
8 5 (1.98%) SAN
8 5 (1.98%) VoIP
9 4 (1.59%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.71%) MySQL
3 12 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.17%) OLTP
5 6 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.59%) Big Data
7 3 (1.19%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.19%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.40%) Redis
9 1 (0.40%) WebFOCUS
9 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 46 (18.25%) Selenium
2 40 (15.87%) Cucumber
3 39 (15.48%) WebDriver
4 38 (15.08%) Maven
5 35 (13.89%) Ant
6 33 (13.10%) JUnit
7 31 (12.30%) Eclipse
8 28 (11.11%) JIRA
9 27 (10.71%) TestNG
10 23 (9.13%) JBehave
10 23 (9.13%) Jenkins
11 16 (6.35%) Git (software)
12 13 (5.16%) Subversion
13 10 (3.97%) NUnit
14 8 (3.17%) SpecFlow
15 7 (2.78%) Hudson
15 7 (2.78%) Artifactory
16 6 (2.38%) FitNesse
16 6 (2.38%) Gradle
17 5 (1.98%) Redmine
General
1 30 (11.90%) Retail
2 17 (6.75%) Electronics
3 14 (5.56%) French Language
4 12 (4.76%) Games
5 7 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.78%) Finance
5 7 (2.78%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.38%) Legal
7 3 (1.19%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.79%) Publishing
9 1 (0.40%) Marketing
9 1 (0.40%) Automotive
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (23.81%) HTML
2 51 (20.24%) CSS
3 49 (19.44%) XML
4 43 (17.06%) .NET
5 25 (9.92%) Web Services
6 22 (8.73%) jQuery
7 20 (7.94%) ASP.NET
8 18 (7.14%) JSON
9 17 (6.75%) HTML5
10 14 (5.56%) Browserify
10 14 (5.56%) Flash
10 14 (5.56%) HTML5 Canvas
10 14 (5.56%) Backbone.js
11 10 (3.97%) STL
12 8 (3.17%) Gherkin
12 8 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (2.38%) LAMP
14 5 (1.98%) AngularJS
14 5 (1.98%) Ajax
14 5 (1.98%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.54%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 16 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.95%) Data Centre
4 15 (5.95%) Public Cloud
5 14 (5.56%) Algorithms
6 13 (5.16%) Blog
7 9 (3.57%) Data Structures
7 9 (3.57%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.78%) User Experience
8 7 (2.78%) Visualisation
8 7 (2.78%) VHDL
9 6 (2.38%) Statistics
9 6 (2.38%) iSeries
10 5 (1.98%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.19%) Internet of Things
11 3 (1.19%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
12 2 (0.79%) STB
12 2 (0.79%) GIS
12 2 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (21.83%) Linux
2 38 (15.08%) Windows
3 31 (12.30%) UNIX
4 6 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.98%) Android
6 4 (1.59%) CentOS
6 4 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.79%) Solaris
9 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.40%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.40%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.40%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (19.44%) MVC
3 42 (16.67%) SDLC
4 39 (15.48%) Scrum
5 38 (15.08%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (14.68%) BDD
6 37 (14.68%) Software Engineering
7 31 (12.30%) Test Automation
8 30 (11.90%) E-Commerce
9 27 (10.71%) Test Scripting
10 26 (10.32%) Open Source
11 24 (9.52%) OO
12 21 (8.33%) Web Development
12 21 (8.33%) Risk Management
13 20 (7.94%) DevOps
13 20 (7.94%) Mentoring
14 19 (7.54%) Continuous Delivery
15 18 (7.14%) Regression Testing
16 17 (6.75%) Automated Testing
16 17 (6.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 91 (36.11%) Java
2 76 (30.16%) JavaScript
3 60 (23.81%) C++
4 54 (21.43%) C#
5 53 (21.03%) C
5 53 (21.03%) SQL
6 50 (19.84%) Python
7 27 (10.71%) Perl
8 25 (9.92%) Ruby
9 14 (5.56%) ActionScript
9 14 (5.56%) ActionScript 3.0
10 10 (3.97%) PHP
11 7 (2.78%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.78%) Embedded C
12 6 (2.38%) VB
12 6 (2.38%) VB6
12 6 (2.38%) Scala
12 6 (2.38%) Clojure
13 5 (1.98%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (21.83%) Degree
2 5 (1.98%) ISTQB
2 5 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.19%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.19%) ISEB
3 3 (1.19%) CCIE
4 2 (0.79%) CCNP
4 2 (0.79%) CISSP
4 2 (0.79%) CCVP
4 2 (0.79%) GCIH
4 2 (0.79%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) MCAD
5 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.30%) QA
2 6 (2.38%) SLA
3 5 (1.98%) JTAG
3 5 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.19%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.40%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.40%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (4.37%) Xen
3 10 (3.97%) Firmware
4 6 (2.38%) Docker
4 6 (2.38%) KVM
4 6 (2.38%) LXC
5 3 (1.19%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.19%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.19%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.79%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 11 (4.37%) Puppet
2 6 (2.38%) Nmap
3 5 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.40%) Ansible
4 1 (0.40%) Salt
4 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (9.92%) Oracle
2 21 (8.33%) VMware
3 20 (7.94%) Rapid7
4 17 (6.75%) Cisco
5 14 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.97%) IBM
7 9 (3.57%) Google
8 7 (2.78%) Juniper
9 6 (2.38%) HP
9 6 (2.38%) Perforce
9 6 (2.38%) New Relic
9 6 (2.38%) Rackspace
10 5 (1.98%) Veeam
10 5 (1.98%) CommVault
10 5 (1.98%) Dell
11 4 (1.59%) NetApp
11 4 (1.59%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.59%) CA
12 3 (1.19%) Tableau
13 2 (0.79%) Sophos
West Sussex
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £33000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£48,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum base plus package!
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum base.
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Moonpig
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £5000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £55k + good benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago