The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 44 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 10 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.42% 0.78% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 0.89% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £46,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £55,000 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Senior 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 Devon 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
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
387 224 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 93.48% 87.16% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 333 180 251
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Devon

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Devon

Senior Software Engineer
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exmouth - 3 £33,750 - 1
Plymouth - 2 £41,750 -
Exeter - 1 £55,000 -
Senior Software Engineer
South West

Senior Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (62.50%) C++
2 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) Python
3 7 (43.75%) Games
3 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (43.75%) Objective-C
3 7 (43.75%) Django
3 7 (43.75%) SQLite
3 7 (43.75%) Android
3 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
3 7 (43.75%) Game Development
3 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
3 7 (43.75%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (37.50%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (31.25%) OO
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) C
6 3 (18.75%) UML
6 3 (18.75%) Firmware
6 3 (18.75%) 802.15
6 3 (18.75%) Wireless
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) Electronics
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Validation

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) 802.15
1 3 (18.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (43.75%) SQLite
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Games
2 3 (18.75%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) AngularJS
2 7 (43.75%) Django
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) .NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Mobile App
2 3 (18.75%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (18.75%) Firmware
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Android
1 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) Game Development
2 7 (43.75%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) UML
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Validation
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C++
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Python
2 7 (43.75%) Objective-C
3 6 (37.50%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) C
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Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, medical
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