Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 17 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 140 185
Rank change year-on-year -30 +45 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 5 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.16% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.64% +37.50%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £31,675
90th Percentile £52,500 £59,500 £56,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -22.73% +37.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2910 2210 3192
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.82% 97.27% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2232 1906 2701
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.86% -7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,275 £22,125 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in Cheshire

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Development Engineer in Cheshire

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 Cheshire region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
3 2 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) DB2
4 1 (20.00%) COBOL
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) IMS/DB
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) CICS
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (20.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
1 2 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree