Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £59,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 311 344 383
Rank change year-on-year +33 +39 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 10 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.098% 0.034% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.036% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 18
City of London median annual salary £59,500 £53,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.70% +7.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £45,250 £44,600 £47,500
90th Percentile £103,750 £102,125 £86,875
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9690 11231 16273
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.42% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8777 10236 14140
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in the City of London

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Development Engineer in the City of London

Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Engineer in the City of London

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (60.00%) Node.js
3 5 (50.00%) API Development
3 5 (50.00%) SDET
3 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 5 (50.00%) Internet
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) JBehave
5 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Jasmine
5 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) GitHub
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) JBehave
3 3 (30.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (30.00%) jMock
3 3 (30.00%) JUnit
3 3 (30.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (30.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (10.00%) JIRA
5 1 (10.00%) NUnit
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium
5 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 1 (10.00%) TestRail
5 1 (10.00%) xUnit.net
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Node.js
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (20.00%) Django
4 2 (20.00%) Flask
4 2 (20.00%) Kafka
4 2 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
5 1 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Native
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
3 1 (10.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (50.00%) API Development
2 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (50.00%) SDET
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (30.00%) Exploratory Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Open Source
4 3 (30.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Trading
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (40.00%) C#
5 3 (30.00%) C
5 3 (30.00%) Lua
6 2 (20.00%) Ruby
6 2 (20.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Caplin
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) F5