The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Development Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Support Engineer
Rank 890 973 992
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Support Engineer 9 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 2
Median salary £56,000 £37,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+51.35% +39.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,200 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,550 £31,700
UK excluding London median salary £62,000 £24,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year
+158.33% -9.43%

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
92868 105229 112076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.21% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 78150 87307 90374
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Development Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Development Support Engineer in the job title.

Development Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Development Support Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Development Support Engineer within the UK.

Development Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Development Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Development Support Engineer over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 within the UK.

Development Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Development Support Engineer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +72 9 £56,000 +21.73%
Hertfordshire - 5 £62,000 -
East of England - 5 £62,000 -
London +45 3 £35,000 -23.91%
Wiltshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

Development Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Development Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Development Support Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) SLA
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 10 (45.45%) High Availability
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
3 9 (40.91%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (40.91%) Performance Monitoring
3 9 (40.91%) Data Guard
3 9 (40.91%) Operations Management
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle RAC
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 9 (40.91%) Unix
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 9 (40.91%) Middleware
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) .NET
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) ITIL
6 5 (22.73%) OO
6 5 (22.73%) OOD
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 4 (18.18%) Windows
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 4 (18.18%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
8 3 (13.64%) C#
8 3 (13.64%) C++
8 3 (13.64%) SQL

Development Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) CMS
1 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) ArcGIS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Line 500
1 1 (4.55%) Sage BI
1 1 (4.55%) Sage CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
1 3 (13.64%) Intranet
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.55%) GIS
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (54.55%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) Middleware
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 7 (31.82%) .NET
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) HTML5
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) XSLT
5 1 (4.55%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile Games
3 1 (4.55%) Chemistry
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Unix
2 4 (18.18%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) High Availability
2 9 (40.91%) Operations Management
2 9 (40.91%) Performance Monitoring
2 9 (40.91%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (27.27%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) OO
4 5 (22.73%) OOD
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Content Management
5 3 (13.64%) Information Management
5 3 (13.64%) MVC
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) SOA
5 3 (13.64%) UML
5 3 (13.64%) UX Design
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) SOLID
6 2 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) C++
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
1 3 (13.64%) XPath
2 1 (4.55%) C
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.55%) VB6
2 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) MCP
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (45.45%) SLA
2 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware ESX
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Data Guard
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) EPiServer
3 3 (13.64%) NetApp
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) ESRI
4 1 (4.55%) Sage