Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 18 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
England > East of England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 310 329 359
Rank change year-on-year +19 +30 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 48 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.40% 0.31% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.32% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 29 32 29
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +20.00% -8.57%
10th Percentile £29,000 £34,800 £34,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,700 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11540 12765 14852
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 96.41% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9482 10596 12302
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 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
Cambridgeshire -17 32 £55,000 +15.79% 4
Hertfordshire +4 15 £40,000 -20.00%
Essex - 1 £45,000 -
Development Engineer
England

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 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 East of England region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 21 (43.75%) Degree
2 19 (39.58%) Software Engineering
2 19 (39.58%) C
3 18 (37.50%) C++
4 17 (35.42%) C#
5 13 (27.08%) Electronics
6 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (22.92%) Linux
8 10 (20.83%) Test Strategy
9 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
10 8 (16.67%) Java
10 8 (16.67%) OO
10 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 7 (14.58%) Business Development
11 7 (14.58%) LabWindows
11 7 (14.58%) Python
11 7 (14.58%) Procedural Programming
12 6 (12.50%) TDD
12 6 (12.50%) JIRA
12 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
12 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
12 6 (12.50%) BDD
13 5 (10.42%) Embedded Software Development
13 5 (10.42%) F#
13 5 (10.42%) Embedded Linux
13 5 (10.42%) NUnit
13 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
13 5 (10.42%) OOD

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.58%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
1 2 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.08%) SAN
2 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.50%) JIRA
3 5 (10.42%) NUnit
4 4 (8.33%) Ant
4 4 (8.33%) Gradle
4 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.33%) Maven
4 4 (8.33%) Selenium
5 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.17%) JMeter
5 2 (4.17%) JUnit
5 2 (4.17%) LoadRunner
5 2 (4.17%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.17%) xUnit.net
6 1 (2.08%) LabVIEW
6 1 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (27.08%) Electronics
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.25%) RESTful
3 2 (4.17%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.08%) JSON
4 1 (2.08%) POSIX
4 1 (2.08%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.08%) Web Services
4 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Algorithms
3 4 (8.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.17%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.17%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (2.08%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Software Engineering
2 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) Test Strategy
4 8 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 8 (16.67%) OO
5 7 (14.58%) Business Development
5 7 (14.58%) Procedural Programming
6 6 (12.50%) BDD
6 6 (12.50%) TDD
6 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 5 (10.42%) Embedded Software Development
7 5 (10.42%) OOD
7 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
7 5 (10.42%) SDET
7 5 (10.42%) SDLC
8 4 (8.33%) ATDD
8 4 (8.33%) Complexity Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) DevOps
8 4 (8.33%) Integration Testing
8 4 (8.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 19 (39.58%) C
2 18 (37.50%) C++
3 17 (35.42%) C#
4 8 (16.67%) Java
5 7 (14.58%) Python
6 5 (10.42%) F#
7 4 (8.33%) Clojure
7 4 (8.33%) Go
7 4 (8.33%) Rust
7 4 (8.33%) SQL
8 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.08%) Haskell
9 1 (2.08%) ML
9 1 (2.08%) OCaml
9 1 (2.08%) Perl
9 1 (2.08%) Scala
9 1 (2.08%) VB
9 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (43.75%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) HNC
2 4 (8.33%) HND
2 4 (8.33%) PhD
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) MISRA
2 1 (2.08%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Firmware
1 1 (2.08%) GFS2
1 1 (2.08%) NFS
1 1 (2.08%) QEMU
1 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Ansible
1 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Dell
2 5 (10.42%) HP
3 1 (2.08%) Altera
3 1 (2.08%) Perforce
3 1 (2.08%) Xilinx