Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Engineer
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 153 175
Rank change year-on-year -31 +22 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 35 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.83% 0.79% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.81% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 27 20 14
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,000 £34,425 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £58,750 £84,100
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +20.00% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 4084 3340 3972
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 97.18% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3140 2776 3429
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Development Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Development Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Engineer in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Engineer in Cambridgeshire

Development Engineer
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -21 30 £57,500 +21.05% 10
Ely - 4 £35,000 -
Development Engineer
East of England

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (62.86%) Degree
2 11 (31.43%) C
3 10 (28.57%) C++
3 10 (28.57%) Linux
4 9 (25.71%) Business Development
4 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
5 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
5 8 (22.86%) C#
6 6 (17.14%) HP
6 6 (17.14%) Dell
6 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (17.14%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (17.14%) Electronics
6 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
6 6 (17.14%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (14.29%) SDET
7 5 (14.29%) Marketing
7 5 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 5 (14.29%) NUnit
7 5 (14.29%) Python
7 5 (14.29%) PhD
7 5 (14.29%) .NET
7 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (14.29%) Windows
8 4 (11.43%) HNC
8 4 (11.43%) HND
8 4 (11.43%) Java
8 4 (11.43%) Telesales
8 4 (11.43%) Selenium
8 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (2.86%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) NUnit
2 4 (11.43%) Selenium
3 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
3 2 (5.71%) JMeter
3 2 (5.71%) JUnit
3 2 (5.71%) LoadRunner
3 2 (5.71%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.71%) xUnit.net
4 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Electronics
2 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.86%) POSIX
4 1 (2.86%) RESTful
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.71%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.86%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Business Development
2 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
4 5 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 5 (14.29%) SDET
5 4 (11.43%) Integration Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
5 4 (11.43%) Telesales
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.57%) OO
7 2 (5.71%) Cross-Platform Development
7 2 (5.71%) Kanban
7 2 (5.71%) MVC
7 2 (5.71%) OOP
7 2 (5.71%) Open Source
7 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 2 (5.71%) Scrum
7 2 (5.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) C
2 10 (28.57%) C++
3 8 (22.86%) C#
4 5 (14.29%) Python
5 4 (11.43%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) F#
7 1 (2.86%) Haskell
7 1 (2.86%) ML
7 1 (2.86%) OCaml
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
7 1 (2.86%) Scala
7 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) PhD
3 4 (11.43%) HNC
3 4 (11.43%) HND
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) GFS2
1 1 (2.86%) NFS
1 1 (2.86%) QEMU
1 1 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Dell
1 6 (17.14%) HP
2 1 (2.86%) Altera
2 1 (2.86%) Perforce
2 1 (2.86%) Xilinx