The median annual salary for a Development Support Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Support Engineer
UK
Rank 856 948 959
Rank change year-on-year +92 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Support Engineer 4 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.008% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 4
Median salary £52,500 £32,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.53% +22.64%  
UK excluding London median salary - £32,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year - +20.75%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Development Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Support Engineer in the UK

Development Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Development Support Engineer in the UK

Development Support Engineer
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Development Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England +106 4 £52,500 +50.00% 3
London +79 4 £52,500 +2.43% 2

Development Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Development Support 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 featuring Development Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) DRM
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Essbase
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Data Management
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Docker
3 2 (22.22%) OrCAD
3 2 (22.22%) Electronics
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 2 (22.22%) PDM
3 2 (22.22%) Games
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) CAD
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) Linux

Development Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) Essbase
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 2 (22.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Management
1 3 (33.33%) DRM
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) CAD
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) PDM
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Ruby
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Hyperion
1 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
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