The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 23 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 1.16% 4.69% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 5.17% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cornwall region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cornwall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
84 58 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cornwall 97.67% 90.63% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 77 55 36
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Cornwall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cornwall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Cornwall region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cornwall

Software Engineer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Freescale
2 1 (33.33%) Avionics
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cornwall region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Avionics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Freescale