The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Development Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 760 787 799
Rank change year-on-year +27 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 107 118 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 73 91 119
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.77% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £33,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in England

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Development Engineer in England

Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Engineer in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Engineer in England

Development Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
South East +75 42 £45,000 +5.88% 3
London +17 24 £52,500 -12.50% 9
East of England +3 17 £47,000 +1.62% 6
East Midlands +24 6 £40,000 +1.26% 2
West Midlands +17 6 £32,500 -31.57% 2
Yorkshire -11 6 £48,000 +28.00% 3
South West -18 4 £37,500 -16.66%
North West -42 2 £48,750 +21.87% 1
Development Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 92 (37.70%) Degree
2 88 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (35.66%) Python
4 81 (33.20%) Java
5 73 (29.92%) Test Automation
6 70 (28.69%) C++
7 68 (27.87%) Software Engineering
8 63 (25.82%) C#
9 48 (19.67%) Computer Science
9 48 (19.67%) Jenkins
10 47 (19.26%) Linux
11 45 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
11 45 (18.44%) Git (software)
12 39 (15.98%) C
13 38 (15.57%) Mathematics
14 37 (15.16%) Selenium
14 37 (15.16%) Electronics
15 35 (14.34%) SDET
16 34 (13.93%) Physics
17 33 (13.52%) JavaScript
18 27 (11.07%) DevOps
18 27 (11.07%) Test Scripting
18 27 (11.07%) Open Source
19 25 (10.25%) Embedded Systems
19 25 (10.25%) Firmware
19 25 (10.25%) TDD
19 25 (10.25%) Telecoms
19 25 (10.25%) Finance
19 25 (10.25%) QA
19 25 (10.25%) JIRA

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (3.69%) SAS
2 6 (2.46%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.05%) CMS
3 5 (2.05%) IIS
4 4 (1.64%) Confluence
4 4 (1.64%) Drupal
5 3 (1.23%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.82%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.41%) Apache
7 1 (0.41%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.41%) LabWindows
2 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.41%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.64%) SaaS
4 3 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.82%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.41%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.41%) G Suite
6 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.38%) Wireless
2 10 (4.10%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.87%) HTTP
4 6 (2.46%) Firewall
5 5 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (2.05%) Internet
6 4 (1.64%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.64%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (1.23%) LAN
7 3 (1.23%) SAN
7 3 (1.23%) WAN
8 2 (0.82%) 4G
8 2 (0.82%) Asterisk PBX
8 2 (0.82%) H.323
8 2 (0.82%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.82%) Modbus
8 2 (0.82%) MQTT
8 2 (0.82%) RS-485
8 2 (0.82%) VoIP
9 1 (0.41%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.02%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.20%) Big Data
3 16 (6.56%) MySQL
4 10 (4.10%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.46%) Essbase
5 6 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.05%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.05%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.64%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.64%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.82%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.41%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.41%) OLAP
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.41%) Redis
Development Applications
1 48 (19.67%) Jenkins
2 45 (18.44%) Git (software)
3 37 (15.16%) Selenium
4 25 (10.25%) JIRA
5 11 (4.51%) Gradle
5 11 (4.51%) Maven
6 9 (3.69%) WebDriver
7 8 (3.28%) Eclipse
7 8 (3.28%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.05%) Ant
8 5 (2.05%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.05%) JMeter
8 5 (2.05%) Subversion
9 4 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.64%) Fiddler
9 4 (1.64%) Gatling
9 4 (1.64%) Hudson
9 4 (1.64%) NeoLoad
9 4 (1.64%) Protractor
9 4 (1.64%) TestNG
General
1 37 (15.16%) Electronics
2 25 (10.25%) Finance
2 25 (10.25%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.51%) Banking
4 7 (2.87%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.87%) Retail
5 6 (2.46%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.05%) Automotive
6 5 (2.05%) Law
7 4 (1.64%) Games
8 3 (1.23%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.82%) Avionics
9 2 (0.82%) Marketing
9 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Front Office
10 1 (0.41%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (9.02%) HTML
2 21 (8.61%) .NET
3 17 (6.97%) AngularJS
3 17 (6.97%) CSS
4 13 (5.33%) Web Services
5 10 (4.10%) XML
6 8 (3.28%) ASP.NET
6 8 (3.28%) CSS3
6 8 (3.28%) HTML5
6 8 (3.28%) Node.js
7 6 (2.46%) JSON
8 5 (2.05%) OpenGL
8 5 (2.05%) Qt
8 5 (2.05%) REST
8 5 (2.05%) Spring
8 5 (2.05%) STL
8 5 (2.05%) Swing
9 4 (1.64%) jQuery
9 4 (1.64%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (19.67%) Computer Science
2 45 (18.44%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (10.25%) Embedded Systems
4 24 (9.84%) Algorithms
5 15 (6.15%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 7 (2.87%) Device Driver
6 7 (2.87%) VHDL
7 6 (2.46%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.05%) Fintech
9 4 (1.64%) Blog
9 4 (1.64%) Cybercrime
10 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (1.23%) SystemC
10 3 (1.23%) Verilog
11 2 (0.82%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.82%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.82%) Derivative
11 2 (0.82%) Equities
11 2 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.26%) Linux
2 22 (9.02%) Windows
3 16 (6.56%) Unix
4 12 (4.92%) Apple iOS
5 10 (4.10%) Android
6 7 (2.87%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.64%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (29.92%) Test Automation
3 68 (27.87%) Software Engineering
4 38 (15.57%) Mathematics
5 35 (14.34%) SDET
6 34 (13.93%) Physics
7 27 (11.07%) DevOps
7 27 (11.07%) Open Source
7 27 (11.07%) Test Scripting
8 25 (10.25%) TDD
9 24 (9.84%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (9.43%) BDD
10 23 (9.43%) OO
11 21 (8.61%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (8.20%) Machine Learning
13 16 (6.56%) Configuration Management
13 16 (6.56%) SDLC
14 15 (6.15%) Scrum
15 14 (5.74%) Regression Testing
16 13 (5.33%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 87 (35.66%) Python
2 81 (33.20%) Java
3 70 (28.69%) C++
4 63 (25.82%) C#
5 39 (15.98%) C
6 33 (13.52%) JavaScript
7 24 (9.84%) Ruby
7 24 (9.84%) SQL
8 14 (5.74%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.92%) Perl
10 10 (4.10%) MATLAB
11 9 (3.69%) PHP
12 7 (2.87%) F#
12 7 (2.87%) Scala
13 6 (2.46%) Go
14 5 (2.05%) Clojure
14 5 (2.05%) Rust
14 5 (2.05%) TypeScript
15 4 (1.64%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.23%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 92 (37.70%) Degree
2 20 (8.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (6.97%) PhD
4 10 (4.10%) Master's Degree
5 9 (3.69%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.82%) HNC
6 2 (0.82%) ISEB
6 2 (0.82%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.82%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.41%) CISA
7 1 (0.41%) CISM
7 1 (0.41%) CISSP
7 1 (0.41%) HND
7 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.41%) MCSD
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.25%) QA
2 8 (3.28%) JTAG
3 1 (0.41%) DO-160
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (10.25%) Firmware
2 13 (5.33%) Docker
3 6 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.64%) KVM
5 3 (1.23%) GFS2
5 3 (1.23%) NFS
5 3 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.82%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.82%) QEMU
7 1 (0.41%) Snort
7 1 (0.41%) vSphere
7 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (6.56%) Ansible
2 13 (5.33%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (5.33%) Puppet
3 7 (2.87%) Nagios
4 4 (1.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (4.51%) Microsoft
1 11 (4.51%) Oracle
2 8 (3.28%) IBM
3 7 (2.87%) Xilinx
4 6 (2.46%) Hyperion
4 6 (2.46%) VMware
4 6 (2.46%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.64%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.64%) Brocade
6 3 (1.23%) ArcSight
6 3 (1.23%) HP
6 3 (1.23%) Sun
7 2 (0.82%) Altera
7 2 (0.82%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco
8 1 (0.41%) EMC
8 1 (0.41%) Progress
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.41%) SAP
8 1 (0.41%) Temenos
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Computer People
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary and Benefits on Application!
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Tec Partners
Salary: £40000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £70k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Networkers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £60,000
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I3
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Mentor graphics (Ireland)
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
Hotels.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Hotels.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Capital One
Posted: 26 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Capital One
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Assystem Group Uk Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Capital One
Posted: 26 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Capital One
Posted: 26 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £50000 per annum
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