Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Support Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Development Support Engineer
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1164 1207 1301
Rank change year-on-year +43 +94 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Support Engineer 13 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.008% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 13
UK median annual salary £35,000 £43,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.54% +45.00% -6.98%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £20,300
90th Percentile £56,750 £62,000 £55,300
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £59,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year -44.92% +114.55% -12.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Development Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Support Engineer over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Support Engineer in the UK

Development Support Engineer
Top 9 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 6 months to 18 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
England +21 10 £38,750 -10.92% 1
UK excluding London +62 9 £32,500 -44.92% 1
South West -7 4 £26,500 - 1
South East +35 2 - -
London -4 2 £55,500 +58.57%
East of England +7 1 £45,000 -27.42%
North West - 1 £32,500 -
North of England - 1 £32,500 -
Scotland - 1 £32,500 -

Development Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) CMS
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco
5 3 (23.08%) MVC
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Intranet
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) Bugzilla
6 2 (15.38%) LAMP

Development Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (23.08%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
2 2 (15.38%) EPiServer
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
3 1 (7.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
1 2 (15.38%) Intranet
2 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) H.323
2 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) Skype
2 1 (7.69%) Softphone
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Bugzilla
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) PEAR
2 2 (15.38%) PHPUnit
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Trac
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) LAMP
3 2 (15.38%) Node.js
3 2 (15.38%) React
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) SDLC
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) Content Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VBScript
4 1 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Perforce
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) VMware