The median annual salary for a Product Development Engineer was £29,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Product Development Engineer
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 869 944 981
Rank change year-on-year +75 +37  
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Development Engineer 5 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.003% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.003% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Median salary £29,750 £19,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.56% -69.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £19,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £39,900 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £19,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year +52.56% -63.72%  

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 85218 95218 107157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.54% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69700 80264 88299
Median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Product Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Product Development Engineer in the UK

Product Development Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Product Development Engineer in the UK

Product Development Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Product Development Engineer over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Product Development Engineer in the UK

Product Development Engineer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Product Development Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 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 +54 5 £29,750 +52.56%
South East +42 2 £20,500 +5.12%
London - 2 - -
Surrey +41 1 £20,500 +5.12%
Leatherhead +5 1 £20,500 +5.12%
Hampshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £39,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Product 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 featuring Product Development Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) XSLT
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) Physics
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (15.38%) Electronics
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) C
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Spring Boot
4 2 (15.38%) Bug Management

Product Development 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (7.69%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.69%) Modbus
1 1 (7.69%) RS-485
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) CSS
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
1 4 (30.77%) XML
1 4 (30.77%) XSLT
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Physics
2 2 (15.38%) Bug Management
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
2 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) CAD
3 1 (7.69%) Energy Management
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HND
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) EMC
1 1 (7.69%) Progress
1 1 (7.69%) VMware