The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England 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
England / East of England
Rank 212 261 237
Rank change year-on-year +49 -24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 38 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.62% 0.19% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.20% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 16
Median salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5858 7074 7236
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.05% 96.23% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4679 5707 5819
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,500
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 the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in the East of England

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Development Engineer in the East of England

Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Engineer in the East of England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Engineer in the East of England

Development Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the East of England 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
Cambridgeshire +41 33 £55,000 +57.14% 8
Hertfordshire +16 5 £47,500 +48.43%
Development Engineer
England

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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 East of England region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 51 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (58.11%) Linux
3 39 (52.70%) Python
4 30 (40.54%) Degree
5 28 (37.84%) Computer Science
5 28 (37.84%) Test Automation
6 27 (36.49%) Perl
7 24 (32.43%) Java
8 22 (29.73%) Bash Shell
8 22 (29.73%) Test Scripting
8 22 (29.73%) QA
9 19 (25.68%) SQL
9 19 (25.68%) MySQL
9 19 (25.68%) Nagios
10 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
10 18 (24.32%) Automated Testing
11 17 (22.97%) Visualisation
11 17 (22.97%) Firmware
11 17 (22.97%) Data Visualisation
12 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
13 15 (20.27%) Mathematics
13 15 (20.27%) Jenkins
13 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (18.92%) Embedded Systems
14 14 (18.92%) Wireless
14 14 (18.92%) Telecoms
14 14 (18.92%) Windows
15 13 (17.57%) C
15 13 (17.57%) Sun
15 13 (17.57%) Electronics

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 5 (6.76%) CMS
1 5 (6.76%) IIS
2 2 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) GNU Octave
1 3 (4.05%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.92%) Wireless
2 7 (9.46%) HTTP
3 4 (5.41%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (5.41%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (4.05%) CDMA
4 3 (4.05%) Software-Defined Radio
4 3 (4.05%) TDMA
5 2 (2.70%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.70%) SAN
5 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.35%) Bluetooth
6 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.68%) MySQL
2 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (20.27%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.41%) Selenium
4 3 (4.05%) JIRA
5 2 (2.70%) Capybara
5 2 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.70%) JUnit
5 2 (2.70%) NUnit
5 2 (2.70%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.70%) Subversion
5 2 (2.70%) WATIR
6 1 (1.35%) JMeter
6 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (18.92%) Telecoms
2 13 (17.57%) Electronics
3 4 (5.41%) Law
4 1 (1.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) .NET
2 4 (5.41%) Catalyst
3 2 (2.70%) J2SE
3 2 (2.70%) JSON
3 2 (2.70%) POSIX
3 2 (2.70%) RESTful
3 2 (2.70%) Web Services
3 2 (2.70%) XML
4 1 (1.35%) Ajax
4 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.35%) CSS
4 1 (1.35%) HTML
4 1 (1.35%) jQuery
4 1 (1.35%) WCF
4 1 (1.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.84%) Computer Science
2 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (18.92%) Embedded Systems
4 7 (9.46%) Device Driver
5 4 (5.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (5.41%) Verilog
6 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.70%) iPhone
7 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.11%) Linux
2 14 (18.92%) Windows
3 6 (8.11%) Unix
4 2 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.84%) Test Automation
3 22 (29.73%) Test Scripting
4 18 (24.32%) Automated Testing
5 17 (22.97%) Data Visualisation
5 17 (22.97%) Visualisation
6 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
7 15 (20.27%) Mathematics
8 12 (16.22%) Software Engineering
9 10 (13.51%) Open Source
10 8 (10.81%) DevOps
10 8 (10.81%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (8.11%) Software Testing
12 5 (6.76%) Content Management
12 5 (6.76%) CRM
12 5 (6.76%) Load Testing
12 5 (6.76%) Scrum
12 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
12 5 (6.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.70%) Python
2 27 (36.49%) Perl
3 24 (32.43%) Java
4 22 (29.73%) Bash Shell
5 19 (25.68%) SQL
6 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
7 13 (17.57%) C
8 12 (16.22%) C++
9 7 (9.46%) C#
10 4 (5.41%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.70%) F#
11 2 (2.70%) Haskell
11 2 (2.70%) ML
11 2 (2.70%) OCaml
11 2 (2.70%) Ruby
11 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.35%) Tcl
12 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (40.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (29.73%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.97%) Firmware
2 2 (2.70%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) GFS2
2 2 (2.70%) NFS
2 2 (2.70%) QEMU
2 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (25.68%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Sun
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) Brocade
3 4 (5.41%) Xilinx
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