The first table below looks at the demand for the Development Support 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 Support 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 Support Engineer
Rank 911 879 918
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Support Engineer 6 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.004% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.004% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 5
Average salary £38,750 £33,002 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.41% -5.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,750 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,504 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary - £33,002 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.70%
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 Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Development Support Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Support 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 -44 6 £38,750 +17.41%
London - 6 £38,750 -

Development Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Development Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (41.67%) XML
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) VBA
7 3 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (25.00%) AIX
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) Siebel
7 3 (25.00%) CSS
7 3 (25.00%) MS Access
7 3 (25.00%) SOA
7 3 (25.00%) Middleware
7 3 (25.00%) Release Management
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (25.00%) Change Management
8 2 (16.67%) Internet
8 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Development Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Development Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Line 500
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) MS Access
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) Middleware
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) AIX
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Release Management
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) OOD
3 2 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) VBA
5 2 (16.67%) C++
6 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Siebel
3 1 (8.33%) Sage
3 1 (8.33%) Metastorm