Period
to 22 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Product Development Engineer was £98,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

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
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1075 1165 1204
Rank change year-on-year +90 +39 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Product Development Engineer 3 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.005% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 2
UK median annual salary £98,000 £41,500 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +136.14% +39.50% +50.63%
10th Percentile £57,600 £32,500 £21,175
90th Percentile £99,600 £54,250 £37,725
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £41,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year +20.48% +39.50% +50.63%

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 133,226 159,922 169,652
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.04% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 106,023 128,869 136,019
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Product Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Product Development Engineer in the UK

Product Development Engineer
Top 4 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 6 months to 22 September 2019. 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 +82 3 £98,000 +136.14% 3
London - 2 £99,000 -
UK excluding London +57 1 £50,000 +20.48% 3
South East - 1 £50,000 -

Product Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, Product 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 featuring Product Development Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) BigQuery
1 2 (66.67%) GCP
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Data Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BigQuery
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Data Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Pair Programming
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Stress Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) EMC