The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 27 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 84 78
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.56% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -44.82%  
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 Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 678 717 771
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 96.31% 96.76% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 573 636 665
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £57,500 £65,000
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 Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in Oxford

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Development Engineer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxford region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (95.24%) Python
2 13 (61.90%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) C++
2 13 (61.90%) Physics
3 12 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 12 (57.14%) Ruby
3 12 (57.14%) PhD
3 12 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 12 (57.14%) Image Processing
3 12 (57.14%) Machine Learning
3 12 (57.14%) Algorithms
4 10 (47.62%) Degree
5 9 (42.86%) Logistics
5 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 9 (42.86%) Master's Degree
5 9 (42.86%) Numerate Degree
5 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (42.86%) Big Data
6 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
6 8 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
6 8 (38.10%) Post-Production
6 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
6 8 (38.10%) Selenium
6 8 (38.10%) JIRA
6 8 (38.10%) Eclipse
7 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
7 3 (14.29%) Automotive
8 1 (4.76%) C
8 1 (4.76%) Electronics

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.76%) Modbus
1 1 (4.76%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (38.10%) Eclipse
2 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 8 (38.10%) JIRA
2 8 (38.10%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 3 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 9 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Physics
2 12 (57.14%) Data Modelling
2 12 (57.14%) Image Processing
2 12 (57.14%) Machine Learning
2 12 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 9 (42.86%) Logistics
4 8 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (38.10%) Post-Production
4 8 (38.10%) Test Automation
4 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) Python
2 13 (61.90%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) C++
3 12 (57.14%) Ruby
4 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) PhD
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
3 9 (42.86%) Master's Degree
3 9 (42.86%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) EMC