The median annual salary for a Development Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Development Engineer
England / South West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 256 228
Rank change year-on-year +32 -28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Engineer 10 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.085% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.088% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 8
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £40,800 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £49,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4894 5703 5868
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.72% 96.78% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4089 4722 4912
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,300 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Engineer in the South West

Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Development Engineer in the South West

Development Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Engineer in the South West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Engineer in the South West

Development Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon - 7 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £40,000 -
Development Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 South West region featuring Development Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 15 (83.33%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) C++
4 13 (72.22%) Degree
5 12 (66.67%) Physics
5 12 (66.67%) C
5 12 (66.67%) Electronics
6 9 (50.00%) Regression Testing
6 9 (50.00%) Firmware
6 9 (50.00%) JTAG
6 9 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (44.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
8 5 (27.78%) Java
8 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (27.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (22.22%) Python
10 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
10 3 (16.67%) Internet
10 3 (16.67%) VC++
10 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 3 (16.67%) SQL
10 3 (16.67%) Oracle
10 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
10 3 (16.67%) Scala
10 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
10 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
10 3 (16.67%) REST
10 3 (16.67%) Machine Learning

Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
1 3 (16.67%) RS-232
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) Blockchain
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (66.67%) Electronics
2 5 (27.78%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (11.11%) CSS
2 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 2 (11.11%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) Java EE
2 2 (11.11%) JPA
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) D3.js
3 1 (5.56%) Keras
3 1 (5.56%) Node.js
3 1 (5.56%) TensorFlow
3 1 (5.56%) Theano
3 1 (5.56%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 8 (44.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (5.56%) Bitcoin
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 12 (66.67%) Physics
3 9 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Deep Learning
4 3 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) C++
3 12 (66.67%) C
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) Python
6 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) Scala
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) VC++
7 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (5.56%) Perl
7 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CCENT
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
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