The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Development Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Development Engineer
Rank 884 847 875
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Development Engineer 20 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.022% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.023% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 22
Average salary £40,000 £51,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.56% +7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,850 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £65,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Development Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior Development Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Development Engineer
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Development Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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
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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 -19 20 £40,000 -21.56% 1
South East -18 10 £41,000 +2.50%
Buckinghamshire +2 5 - -
Cheshire - 5 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Warrington - 5 £40,000 -
North West - 5 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire +7 2 - -
East of England -3 2 £60,000 -4.00%
London -11 2 £52,500 -12.50%
Oxford - 2 - -
City of London -6 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -9 1 £60,000 -7.69%
South West -16 1 - - 1
Dorset - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £38,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £41,000 -
Norfolk - 1 - -
Wimborne - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £60,000 -
Eastbourne - 1 £38,500 -
King's Lynn - 1 - -

Senior Development Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Development Engineer in their job title.

1 43 (59.72%) C++
2 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (50.00%) C
4 31 (43.06%) Java
5 27 (37.50%) SQL
5 27 (37.50%) Linux
5 27 (37.50%) Python
5 27 (37.50%) Degree
6 25 (34.72%) Software Engineering
6 25 (34.72%) C#
7 20 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (26.39%) Perl
9 18 (25.00%) Big Data
10 17 (23.61%) Test Scripting
11 15 (20.83%) Windows
11 15 (20.83%) TDD
12 14 (19.44%) QA
13 13 (18.06%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
13 13 (18.06%) XenApp
13 13 (18.06%) XenDesktop
13 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
13 13 (18.06%) VMware
13 13 (18.06%) Citrix
13 13 (18.06%) UNIX
14 12 (16.67%) HTTP
14 12 (16.67%) JDBC
14 12 (16.67%) JUnit
14 12 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (16.67%) Web Development

Senior Development Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Development Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.28%) IIS
2 7 (9.72%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) HTTP
2 9 (12.50%) 3G
2 9 (12.50%) 4G
2 9 (12.50%) LTE
3 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 7 (9.72%) Network Security
5 6 (8.33%) SAN
5 6 (8.33%) Internet
5 6 (8.33%) 3GPP
5 6 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (5.56%) WCDMA
6 4 (5.56%) DHCP
6 4 (5.56%) DNS
7 3 (4.17%) 2G
7 3 (4.17%) UMTS
7 3 (4.17%) GPRS
7 3 (4.17%) GSM
8 2 (2.78%) VoLTE
8 2 (2.78%) IPv6
8 2 (2.78%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) Big Data
2 12 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 12 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.67%) JUnit
2 12 (16.67%) PyUnit
3 7 (9.72%) Subversion
4 6 (8.33%) JIRA
5 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.78%) Valgrind
6 2 (2.78%) CppUnit
6 2 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.39%) NUnit
7 1 (1.39%) StarTeam
7 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (11.11%) Electronics
2 6 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.17%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.78%) Avionics
4 2 (2.78%) Military
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Automotive
5 1 (1.39%) Finance
5 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.67%) JDBC
2 8 (11.11%) CSS
2 8 (11.11%) XML
2 8 (11.11%) HTML
3 7 (9.72%) Hibernate
3 7 (9.72%) Spring
3 7 (9.72%) J2EE
3 7 (9.72%) EJB
3 7 (9.72%) Qt
4 6 (8.33%) HTML5
4 6 (8.33%) CSS3
5 5 (6.94%) .NET
6 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.17%) REST
7 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.78%) Web Services
9 1 (1.39%) WinForms
9 1 (1.39%) .NET Remoting
9 1 (1.39%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Enterprise Software
1 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.28%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 7 (9.72%) iPhone
5 6 (8.33%) Internet of Things
5 6 (8.33%) Firmware
6 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.39%) Physics
6 1 (1.39%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 27 (37.50%) Linux
2 15 (20.83%) Windows
3 13 (18.06%) UNIX
4 8 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Solaris
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.72%) Software Engineering
3 20 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (23.61%) Test Scripting
5 15 (20.83%) TDD
6 12 (16.67%) Web Development
6 12 (16.67%) Machine Learning
7 11 (15.28%) OO
8 8 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 8 (11.11%) Regression Testing
9 7 (9.72%) Cyber Security
9 7 (9.72%) Android Development
9 7 (9.72%) iOS Development
9 7 (9.72%) Information Assurance
10 6 (8.33%) OOD
11 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.94%) Refactoring
11 5 (6.94%) Integration Testing
11 5 (6.94%) Automated Testing
11 5 (6.94%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (59.72%) C++
2 36 (50.00%) C
3 31 (43.06%) Java
4 27 (37.50%) SQL
4 27 (37.50%) Python
5 25 (34.72%) C#
6 19 (26.39%) Perl
7 8 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 6 (8.33%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.94%) Objective-C
9 5 (6.94%) Ruby
9 5 (6.94%) VBScript
10 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.39%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (37.50%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.94%) Postgraduate
4 4 (5.56%) HND
4 4 (5.56%) ISEB
5 1 (1.39%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.44%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) DO-160
System Software
1 13 (18.06%) XenApp
1 13 (18.06%) XenDesktop
2 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 9 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) VMware
1 13 (18.06%) Citrix
2 7 (9.72%) BT
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.33%) CA
3 6 (8.33%) Cisco
4 4 (5.56%) Broadcom
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (1.39%) Sun
6 1 (1.39%) Borland
6 1 (1.39%) Sybase
6 1 (1.39%) Atmel
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Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + pension, holidays, health care
Posted: 20 hours ago