The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 23 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 129 146
Rank change year-on-year +25 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.23% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - -8.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1272 1711 2221
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.10% 96.39% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1047 1353 1658
Median salary £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £68,000
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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in Reading

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Development Engineer in Reading

Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Engineer in Reading over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Engineer in Reading

Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (50.00%) SIEM
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 3 (50.00%) Content Development
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Content Development
1 3 (50.00%) Security Operations
1 3 (50.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C
1 2 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) ArcSight
1 3 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) IBM