Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 281 274 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +287
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 13 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.16% 0.067% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.068% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Manchester median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% - -
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -22.73% +37.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7767 7309 7124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6454 6278 5936
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,835
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in Manchester

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Development Engineer in Manchester

Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Engineer in Manchester

Development Engineer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 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
Bolton - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 - -
Development Engineer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) Degree
6 3 (23.08%) Selenium
6 3 (23.08%) C
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) Kanban
6 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
7 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
7 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
7 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source
7 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
7 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
7 2 (15.38%) Travis CI
7 2 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (15.38%) SDET
7 2 (15.38%) Microservices
7 2 (15.38%) GitLab
7 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
7 2 (15.38%) Server Building
7 2 (15.38%) SDLC

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) OpenShift
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) GitLab
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 2 (15.38%) Travis CI
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.69%) LabVIEW
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium IDE
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) JAX-RS
3 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
3 1 (7.69%) React
3 1 (7.69%) React Native
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Kanban
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Information Management
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 2 (15.38%) SDET
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) Server Building
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) C
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
5 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Xamarin