The table below looks at the statistics for the Product 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 Product Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Product Development Engineer
Rank 874 878 892
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Development Engineer 6 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.001% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £70,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -

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
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Product Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Product Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Product Development Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Product Development Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Product Development Engineer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Development Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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 +3 6 £70,000 +75.00%
Basingstoke - 5 - -
Hampshire - 5 - -
South East - 5 - -
Cambridge - 1 £70,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £70,000 -
East of England - 1 £70,000 -

Product Development Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Product 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 Product Development Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) WAN
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Juniper
2 5 (55.56%) Benchmarking
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) IPsec
2 5 (55.56%) PKI
2 5 (55.56%) IronPort
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) SaaS
3 3 (33.33%) CAD
3 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
4 1 (11.11%) KVM
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps

Product Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Product 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 Product Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) WAN
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) IPsec
General
1 3 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Benchmarking
2 3 (33.33%) CAD
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) KVM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) IronPort
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) Juniper
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat