Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 19 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 175 176
Rank change year-on-year +26 +1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 21 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.71% 0.069% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.071% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 9
Oxfordshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +40.35%
10th Percentile £38,500 £33,700 £31,800
90th Percentile £56,000 £48,900 £47,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -15.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2867 2830 3204
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.50% 97.08% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2388 2308 2632
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,775
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in Oxfordshire

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Development Engineer in Oxfordshire

Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Engineer in Oxfordshire

Development Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Oxford +9 12 £40,000 -11.11%
Abingdon - 6 - -
Development Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (85.71%) Python
2 10 (47.62%) Test Automation
3 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 9 (42.86%) JIRA
3 9 (42.86%) Selenium
4 8 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
4 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
4 8 (38.10%) Eclipse
4 8 (38.10%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) C++
4 8 (38.10%) Post-Production
4 8 (38.10%) PyCharm
5 6 (28.57%) Java
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) Sophos
6 5 (23.81%) HTTP
6 5 (23.81%) DNS
6 5 (23.81%) SSL
6 5 (23.81%) SLA
6 5 (23.81%) VBScript
6 5 (23.81%) Progress
6 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
6 5 (23.81%) Physics
6 5 (23.81%) Wireshark
6 5 (23.81%) WinDbg
6 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
6 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) Algorithms

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

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
1 5 (23.81%) HTTP
1 5 (23.81%) SSL
1 5 (23.81%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 9 (42.86%) JIRA
1 9 (42.86%) Selenium
2 8 (38.10%) Eclipse
2 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 8 (38.10%) PyCharm
3 5 (23.81%) WinDbg
4 1 (4.76%) TestLink
4 1 (4.76%) TestRail
General
1 3 (14.29%) Automotive
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Algorithms
3 2 (9.52%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (9.52%) VHDL
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Test Automation
2 8 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (38.10%) Post-Production
2 8 (38.10%) Test Scripting
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Physics
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 3 (14.29%) Image Processing
4 3 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 3 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 2 (9.52%) FPGA Design
5 2 (9.52%) Signal Processing
6 1 (4.76%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (4.76%) Exploratory Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Fuzz Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) SDET
6 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
4 5 (23.81%) VBScript
5 3 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 3 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PhD
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) GCP
2 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Sophos
2 5 (23.81%) Progress
3 2 (9.52%) Xilinx