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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 37 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 19 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.49% 7.51% 10.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 8.30% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 30
Average salary £30,000 £31,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -8.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £36,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
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
393 229 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 92.91% 90.51% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 336 190 257
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 £20,980 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,713 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Devon

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Devon

Software Developer
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Exeter 0 17 £30,000 -16.66% 1
Kingsbridge - 1 £37,000 -
Plymouth - 1 £27,500 - 2
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (46.15%) HTML
4 12 (46.15%) CSS
5 10 (38.46%) MVC
5 10 (38.46%) jQuery
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
6 9 (34.62%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) PHP
7 8 (30.77%) MySQL
7 8 (30.77%) OO
7 8 (30.77%) OO PHP
8 7 (26.92%) PHP5
8 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
9 5 (19.23%) WinForms
9 5 (19.23%) WCF
9 5 (19.23%) Windows
9 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
9 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
9 5 (19.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (11.54%) VB
10 3 (11.54%) Java
10 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (7.69%) NUnit
11 2 (7.69%) Spring
11 2 (7.69%) Maven
11 2 (7.69%) Infragistics
11 2 (7.69%) Finance

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) CMS
1 2 (7.69%) Kentico
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) NUnit
1 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) CSS
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
3 10 (38.46%) jQuery
4 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
5 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
6 5 (19.23%) WCF
6 5 (19.23%) WinForms
6 5 (19.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 2 (7.69%) Spring
7 2 (7.69%) Ajax
7 2 (7.69%) NHibernate
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.85%) WPF
8 1 (3.85%) JSON
8 1 (3.85%) Web Services
8 1 (3.85%) XML
8 1 (3.85%) XHTML
8 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) MVC
2 8 (30.77%) OO
2 8 (30.77%) OO PHP
3 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
5 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.85%) Refactoring
5 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 8 (30.77%) PHP
5 7 (26.92%) PHP5
6 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
7 3 (11.54%) VB
7 3 (11.54%) Java
8 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
9 1 (3.85%) VBA
9 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 2 (7.69%) ISO 14001
2 1 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) SAP
1 2 (7.69%) Infragistics
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) ESRI
Plymouth
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Roc Search
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth
OHO Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago