Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Development Engineer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Development Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 518 534 590
Rank change year-on-year +16 +56 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Development Engineer 19 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.068% 0.023% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.023% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 3
South East median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +17.65% -19.05%
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £54,000 £45,950
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +20.59% -32.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 26,826 30,019 32,957
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.32% 96.68% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22,162 25,026 27,572
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.53%

Senior Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Development Engineer in the South East

Senior Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Development Engineer in the South East

Senior Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Development Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Development Engineer in the South East

Senior Development Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Development Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 December 2018. 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
Thames Valley - 13 £47,500 - 3
Oxfordshire - 9 £47,500 - 3
Surrey +34 5 £75,000 +50.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £75,000 -
Senior Development Engineer
England

Senior Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Senior Development Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Senior Development Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (47.37%) C#
1 9 (47.37%) MVC
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 8 (42.11%) Subversion
2 8 (42.11%) WCF
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (36.84%) JIRA
4 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
4 6 (31.58%) .NET
4 6 (31.58%) Java
5 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
5 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) Python
5 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) TortoiseSVN
6 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (21.05%) Ansible
6 4 (21.05%) DevOps
6 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.79%) Validation
7 3 (15.79%) Unix
7 3 (15.79%) J2EE
7 3 (15.79%) Perl
7 3 (15.79%) PHP
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development

Senior Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (10.53%) Confluence
1 2 (10.53%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) GitHub
2 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Subversion
2 7 (36.84%) JIRA
3 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 6 (31.58%) Jenkins
4 5 (26.32%) TortoiseSVN
4 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
5 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
6 3 (15.79%) Maven
6 3 (15.79%) Selenium
7 2 (10.53%) Gatling
7 2 (10.53%) JMeter
7 2 (10.53%) Sikuli
7 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
8 1 (5.26%) Bitbucket
8 1 (5.26%) NUnit
8 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
8 1 (5.26%) xUnit.net
General
1 2 (10.53%) Electronics
1 2 (10.53%) Games
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 8 (42.11%) WCF
1 8 (42.11%) Web Services
2 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) J2EE
4 2 (10.53%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.26%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.26%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Coaching
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Open Source
4 3 (15.79%) SDET
4 3 (15.79%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (15.79%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Test Scripting
4 3 (15.79%) Validation
5 2 (10.53%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (10.53%) Data Management
5 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Microservices
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.79%) Perl
4 3 (15.79%) PHP
4 3 (15.79%) Ruby
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.26%) HND
2 1 (5.26%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Ansible
2 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) Salt
3 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Google
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat