The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 April 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 / London
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 565 601 599
Rank change year-on-year +36 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 31 48 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.091% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 41 56
Median salary £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.69% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32634 40983 43471
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.64% 96.08% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 27457 35482 36598
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in London

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Development Engineer in London

Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Engineer in London over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Engineer in London

Development Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
City of London +41 2 £62,500 +64.47% 1
Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 London region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 46 (59.74%) Java
2 36 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (42.86%) Python
4 30 (38.96%) JavaScript
4 30 (38.96%) Linux
5 26 (33.77%) C#
6 23 (29.87%) Ruby
7 22 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 22 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 21 (27.27%) QA
8 21 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (27.27%) BDD
8 21 (27.27%) Windows
9 20 (25.97%) DevOps
10 19 (24.68%) Jenkins
10 19 (24.68%) Web Services
10 19 (24.68%) Git (software)
11 17 (22.08%) SQL
12 16 (20.78%) Selenium
13 14 (18.18%) C++
13 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
13 14 (18.18%) TDD
13 14 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
14 13 (16.88%) Degree
14 13 (16.88%) Puppet
14 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
15 12 (15.58%) OO
15 12 (15.58%) E-Commerce
16 11 (14.29%) Bash Shell
16 11 (14.29%) WebDriver

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (12.99%) Apache
1 10 (12.99%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.09%) IIS
3 4 (5.19%) ArcGIS
3 4 (5.19%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.30%) nginx
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (5.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.30%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (9.09%) SaaS
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.30%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (1.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.30%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.30%) G Suite
3 1 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.30%) IaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
3 1 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.49%) Firewall
2 2 (2.60%) 4G
2 2 (2.60%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (2.60%) H.323
2 2 (2.60%) VoIP
3 1 (1.30%) BGP
3 1 (1.30%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) IPsec
3 1 (1.30%) LAN
3 1 (1.30%) MPLS
3 1 (1.30%) MQTT
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.30%) Value-Added Service
3 1 (1.30%) VPN
3 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.99%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.79%) Essbase
3 6 (7.79%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.19%) Big Data
5 4 (5.19%) GIS
5 4 (5.19%) MySQL
5 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (5.19%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.60%) Redis
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.30%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 19 (24.68%) Git (software)
1 19 (24.68%) Jenkins
2 16 (20.78%) Selenium
3 11 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 7 (9.09%) Maven
5 6 (7.79%) Fiddler
6 5 (6.49%) Hudson
6 5 (6.49%) Protractor
6 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (5.19%) ClearCase
7 4 (5.19%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.19%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.19%) Gatling
7 4 (5.19%) Gradle
7 4 (5.19%) JMeter
7 4 (5.19%) NeoLoad
7 4 (5.19%) TestNG
8 3 (3.90%) Bundler
9 2 (2.60%) Subversion
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Retail
2 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.19%) Games
4 2 (2.60%) Avionics
4 2 (2.60%) Law
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 19 (24.68%) Web Services
3 9 (11.69%) Node.js
3 9 (11.69%) XML
4 8 (10.39%) Middleware
5 6 (7.79%) CSS
5 6 (7.79%) HTML
6 5 (6.49%) JSON
6 5 (6.49%) React
6 5 (6.49%) RESTful
7 4 (5.19%) CSS3
7 4 (5.19%) Dojo
7 4 (5.19%) GWT
7 4 (5.19%) HTML5
7 4 (5.19%) J2EE
7 4 (5.19%) JSF
7 4 (5.19%) STL
7 4 (5.19%) Swing
8 3 (3.90%) Gherkin
8 3 (3.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 7 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.19%) Blog
3 4 (5.19%) Cybercrime
4 3 (3.90%) Arduino
4 3 (3.90%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.90%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (2.60%) Derivative
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) Animation
6 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.30%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.30%) Verilog
6 1 (1.30%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.96%) Linux
2 21 (27.27%) Windows
3 10 (12.99%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.49%) Unix
6 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.90%) CentOS
6 3 (3.90%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 21 (27.27%) BDD
3 21 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (25.97%) DevOps
5 14 (18.18%) TDD
6 12 (15.58%) E-Commerce
6 12 (15.58%) OO
7 11 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 11 (14.29%) Scrum
7 11 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 10 (12.99%) Open Source
9 8 (10.39%) Automation Testing
9 8 (10.39%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (10.39%) Data Migration
9 8 (10.39%) Migration
10 7 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
11 6 (7.79%) Machine Learning
11 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (7.79%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (59.74%) Java
2 33 (42.86%) Python
3 30 (38.96%) JavaScript
4 26 (33.77%) C#
5 23 (29.87%) Ruby
6 17 (22.08%) SQL
7 14 (18.18%) C++
8 11 (14.29%) Bash Shell
9 8 (10.39%) C
10 4 (5.19%) Perl
10 4 (5.19%) PL/SQL
10 4 (5.19%) Scala
11 3 (3.90%) Go
11 3 (3.90%) PHP
12 1 (1.30%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Degree
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.19%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.19%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (5.19%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.90%) PhD
5 1 (1.30%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.30%) CISA
5 1 (1.30%) CISM
5 1 (1.30%) CISSP
5 1 (1.30%) MCSD
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (27.27%) QA
2 4 (5.19%) SDET
3 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (12.99%) Docker
2 6 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.49%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.49%) KVM
4 1 (1.30%) Firmware
4 1 (1.30%) Snort
4 1 (1.30%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (16.88%) Puppet
3 5 (6.49%) Ansible
4 2 (2.60%) Nagios
5 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (14.29%) Oracle
2 6 (7.79%) Hyperion
2 6 (7.79%) IBM
2 6 (7.79%) VMware
3 5 (6.49%) Google
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.19%) Cognizant
4 4 (5.19%) ESRI
4 4 (5.19%) Fujitsu
4 4 (5.19%) Lumension
4 4 (5.19%) Sophos
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.30%) Altera
6 1 (1.30%) Cisco
6 1 (1.30%) Juniper
6 1 (1.30%) SAP
6 1 (1.30%) Xilinx
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago