The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Development Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Development Engineer
UK
Rank 836 938 929
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Development Engineer 21 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.008% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.008% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 15
Median salary £55,000 £70,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +45.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,000 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £95,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £35,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+64.28% -23.91%

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
81156 98559 103265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67379 82685 85216
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Development Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Development Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Development Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Development Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Development Engineer over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 within the UK.

Senior Development Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Development Engineer
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Development Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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 +110 20 £56,250 -19.64% 1
East of England - 5 £57,500 -
South West - 5 £37,500 -
Cambridge - 5 £57,500 -
Devon - 5 £37,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £57,500 -
London +79 4 £54,000 -34.54%
Leeds - 4 £57,500 -
Paignton - 4 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 4 £57,500 -
West Yorkshire - 4 £57,500 -
South East +44 1 £70,000 - 1
City of London +35 1 £65,000 +4.00%
Lancashire -9 1 £42,500 +21.42%
North West -11 1 £42,500 +21.42%
Wales - 1 £36,000 -
South Wales - 1 £36,000 -
Surrey - 1 £70,000 -
Torquay - 1 £40,000 -
Staines - 1 £70,000 -
Preston - 1 £42,500 -
Newport - 1 £36,000 -

Senior Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Senior Development 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 Senior Development Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (39.53%) Degree
2 15 (34.88%) Gherkin
3 13 (30.23%) Test Automation
3 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
4 12 (27.91%) .NET
4 12 (27.91%) Python
4 12 (27.91%) Automated Testing
4 12 (27.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (27.91%) SpecFlow
4 12 (27.91%) SSDT
4 12 (27.91%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (25.58%) Linux
6 10 (23.26%) Windows
7 9 (20.93%) Electronics
7 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
7 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
8 8 (18.60%) Java
9 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
9 7 (16.28%) C#
9 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (13.95%) C++
10 6 (13.95%) C
10 6 (13.95%) Firmware
10 6 (13.95%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (11.63%) BDD
11 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (11.63%) Regression Testing
11 5 (11.63%) OOP
11 5 (11.63%) OO
11 5 (11.63%) HTML

Senior Development 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 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) SSDT
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Octopus Deploy
1 12 (27.91%) SpecFlow
1 12 (27.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.63%) Selenium
3 4 (9.30%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.98%) Bundler
4 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.65%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.33%) Appium
6 1 (2.33%) Calabash
6 1 (2.33%) Fiddler
6 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 9 (20.93%) Electronics
2 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.98%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) Gherkin
2 12 (27.91%) .NET
3 5 (11.63%) CSS
3 5 (11.63%) HTML
4 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.30%) Web Services
5 3 (6.98%) CSS3
5 3 (6.98%) HTML5
5 3 (6.98%) JSON
5 3 (6.98%) React
5 3 (6.98%) RESTful
5 3 (6.98%) XML
6 1 (2.33%) jQuery
6 1 (2.33%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (9.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (6.98%) Blog
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.33%) Derivative
5 1 (2.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (2.33%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Linux
2 10 (23.26%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Test Automation
2 12 (27.91%) Automated Testing
3 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
3 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
4 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.63%) BDD
5 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (11.63%) OO
5 5 (11.63%) OOP
5 5 (11.63%) Physics
5 5 (11.63%) Regression Testing
6 4 (9.30%) Coaching
6 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.30%) Line Management
6 4 (9.30%) SDLC
7 3 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (6.98%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.98%) MVC
7 3 (6.98%) Open Source
7 3 (6.98%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) Python
2 8 (18.60%) Java
3 7 (16.28%) C#
3 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) C
4 6 (13.95%) C++
5 3 (6.98%) Ruby
6 1 (2.33%) Go
6 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (39.53%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) HND
3 1 (2.33%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) JTAG
2 4 (9.30%) QA
3 1 (2.33%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.33%) EMC