The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Engineer
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 94 135 114
Rank change year-on-year +41 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 33 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.92% 0.14% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 0.14% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 6
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -24.32%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £47,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1641 2114 2020
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 95.52% 97.42% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1246 1654 1658
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire that featured Development Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 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
Cambridge +36 30 £55,000 +57.14% 6
Development Engineer
East of England

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 50 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (61.54%) Linux
3 39 (60.00%) Python
4 30 (46.15%) Degree
5 28 (43.08%) Computer Science
5 28 (43.08%) Test Automation
6 27 (41.54%) Perl
7 23 (35.38%) Java
8 22 (33.85%) Test Scripting
8 22 (33.85%) QA
8 22 (33.85%) Bash Shell
9 19 (29.23%) SQL
9 19 (29.23%) MySQL
9 19 (29.23%) Nagios
10 18 (27.69%) Automated Testing
10 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
11 17 (26.15%) Visualisation
11 17 (26.15%) Data Visualisation
12 16 (24.62%) Configuration Management
13 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
13 15 (23.08%) Mathematics
13 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (21.54%) Embedded Systems
14 14 (21.54%) Wireless
14 14 (21.54%) Telecoms
14 14 (21.54%) Firmware
15 13 (20.00%) Sun
15 13 (20.00%) Windows
15 13 (20.00%) Electronics
16 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (3.08%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) Wireless
2 7 (10.77%) HTTP
3 4 (6.15%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (6.15%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (3.08%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.08%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.08%) SAN
4 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.54%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.23%) MySQL
2 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.15%) Selenium
4 3 (4.62%) JIRA
5 2 (3.08%) Capybara
5 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.08%) JUnit
5 2 (3.08%) NUnit
5 2 (3.08%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.08%) Subversion
5 2 (3.08%) WATIR
6 1 (1.54%) JMeter
6 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (21.54%) Telecoms
2 13 (20.00%) Electronics
3 4 (6.15%) Law
4 1 (1.54%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) Catalyst
2 2 (3.08%) J2SE
2 2 (3.08%) JSON
2 2 (3.08%) POSIX
2 2 (3.08%) RESTful
2 2 (3.08%) Web Services
2 2 (3.08%) XML
3 1 (1.54%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) Ajax
3 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.54%) CSS
3 1 (1.54%) HTML
3 1 (1.54%) jQuery
3 1 (1.54%) WCF
3 1 (1.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.08%) Computer Science
2 15 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (21.54%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (6.15%) Device Driver
5 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.08%) iPhone
5 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.54%) User Experience
6 1 (1.54%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 40 (61.54%) Linux
2 13 (20.00%) Windows
3 6 (9.23%) Unix
4 2 (3.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (43.08%) Test Automation
3 22 (33.85%) Test Scripting
4 18 (27.69%) Automated Testing
5 17 (26.15%) Data Visualisation
5 17 (26.15%) Visualisation
6 16 (24.62%) Configuration Management
7 15 (23.08%) Mathematics
8 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
9 10 (15.38%) Open Source
10 5 (7.69%) Scrum
11 4 (6.15%) Exploratory Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Manual Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Server Virtualisation
11 4 (6.15%) Test Strategy
12 3 (4.62%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.08%) Bug Management
13 2 (3.08%) Change Management
13 2 (3.08%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.00%) Python
2 27 (41.54%) Perl
3 23 (35.38%) Java
4 22 (33.85%) Bash Shell
5 19 (29.23%) SQL
6 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
7 11 (16.92%) C++
8 10 (15.38%) C
9 7 (10.77%) C#
10 2 (3.08%) F#
10 2 (3.08%) Haskell
10 2 (3.08%) ML
10 2 (3.08%) OCaml
10 2 (3.08%) Ruby
10 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.54%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.54%) Tcl
11 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (33.85%) QA
System Software
1 14 (21.54%) Firmware
2 2 (3.08%) Docker
2 2 (3.08%) GFS2
2 2 (3.08%) NFS
2 2 (3.08%) QEMU
2 2 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (29.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Sun
2 4 (6.15%) Brocade
3 1 (1.54%) Xilinx
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