Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Development Engineer was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Senior Development Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1115 1120 1219
Rank change year-on-year +5 +99 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Development Engineer 28 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.023% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.024% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 26
England median annual salary £58,750 £42,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.24% -34.62% +30.00%
10th Percentile £47,375 £37,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £80,125 £58,750 £97,500
UK median annual salary £58,750 £42,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +38.24% -34.62% +30.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 154,617 160,289 189,330
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 96.49% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 126,793 134,388 159,788
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Development Engineer in England

Senior Development Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Development Engineer in England

Senior Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Development Engineer in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Development Engineer in England

Senior 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 Senior Development Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
South East +23 12 £56,250 +32.35% 2
London +4 7 £76,250 +30.90% 5
North of England +8 5 £47,500 -15.56% 1
North West -2 5 £47,500 +11.76% 1
East of England +6 3 £60,000 +4.35% 4
Midlands +18 1 - - 2
East Midlands +16 1 - - 1
Senior Development Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Senior 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 Senior Development Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) Test Automation
3 12 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 12 (42.86%) Degree
3 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) Finance
5 10 (35.71%) C#
5 10 (35.71%) CSS
5 10 (35.71%) OOP
5 10 (35.71%) OO
6 8 (28.57%) Python
6 8 (28.57%) SQL
6 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.00%) Scrum
7 7 (25.00%) Retail
7 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 6 (21.43%) User Stories
8 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (21.43%) DevOps
8 6 (21.43%) SDLC
8 6 (21.43%) SDET
8 6 (21.43%) Database Optimisation
8 6 (21.43%) Prototyping
8 6 (21.43%) PyCharm
8 6 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria

Senior 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 3 (10.71%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) Akamai
2 3 (10.71%) OpenShift
2 3 (10.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco IPT
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (10.71%) DHCP
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
1 3 (10.71%) VPN
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (7.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (21.43%) Eclipse
2 6 (21.43%) PyCharm
2 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 6 (21.43%) WebDriver
3 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.29%) Xcode
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium
4 1 (3.57%) Selenium IDE
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (10.71%) Electronics
4 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
5 2 (7.14%) Multimedia
6 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (3.57%) Automotive
6 1 (3.57%) Games
6 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) CSS
2 6 (21.43%) Ajax
2 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 6 (21.43%) jQuery
2 6 (21.43%) Velocity
3 3 (10.71%) JAX-RS
3 3 (10.71%) Spring
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) CSS3
4 1 (3.57%) DirectX
4 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) J2EE
4 1 (3.57%) NHibernate
4 1 (3.57%) OpenGL
4 1 (3.57%) REST
4 1 (3.57%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (3.57%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Fintech
3 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (7.14%) VHDL
5 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.57%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Test Automation
2 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 10 (35.71%) OO
3 10 (35.71%) OOP
4 8 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
5 7 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Acceptance Criteria
6 6 (21.43%) Database Optimisation
6 6 (21.43%) DevOps
6 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
6 6 (21.43%) Manual Testing
6 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 6 (21.43%) Programme Management
6 6 (21.43%) Prototyping
6 6 (21.43%) SDET
6 6 (21.43%) SDLC
6 6 (21.43%) Software Testing
6 6 (21.43%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) Python
3 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.29%) Apple Swift
5 4 (14.29%) C
5 4 (14.29%) Objective-C
6 3 (10.71%) C++
7 2 (7.14%) Clojure
7 2 (7.14%) Go
7 2 (7.14%) Scala
8 1 (3.57%) Lua
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
1 3 (10.71%) VMware NSX
2 2 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco CME
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) TOWER Software
2 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat
2 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) Citrix
2 3 (10.71%) F5
2 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
2 3 (10.71%) Prolexic
2 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Altera
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Xilinx