The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Devon region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 27 23 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 30 35 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 8.13% 8.47% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.72% 8.86% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 17
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
344 395 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 93.22% 95.64% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 318 315 353
Median salary £32,500 £30,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 28 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Exeter +3 19 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Plymouth +5 6 £33,625 - 7
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Software Developer 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 across the Devon region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 43 (67.19%) C#
2 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (51.56%) .NET
4 28 (43.75%) Web Services
5 26 (40.63%) SQL
5 26 (40.63%) Relational Database
6 25 (39.06%) Java
7 24 (37.50%) RDBMS
8 23 (35.94%) HTML
9 19 (29.69%) Refactoring
10 18 (28.13%) QA
11 17 (26.56%) CSS
11 17 (26.56%) WPF
12 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 15 (23.44%) XML
13 15 (23.44%) JUnit
13 15 (23.44%) Spring
13 15 (23.44%) Maven
14 14 (21.88%) MVC
15 13 (20.31%) Visual Studio
15 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
16 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
16 12 (18.75%) SLA
16 12 (18.75%) Degree
17 10 (15.63%) NUnit
17 10 (15.63%) Mentoring
17 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
17 10 (15.63%) Scrum
17 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (15.63%) SDLC

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.81%) SAS
2 3 (4.69%) CMS
3 2 (3.13%) ColdFusion
3 2 (3.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.63%) Relational Database
2 24 (37.50%) RDBMS
3 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.38%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (23.44%) JUnit
1 15 (23.44%) Maven
2 13 (20.31%) Visual Studio
3 10 (15.63%) NUnit
4 8 (12.50%) NuGet
5 5 (7.81%) JIRA
General
1 2 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (1.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (51.56%) .NET
2 28 (43.75%) Web Services
3 23 (35.94%) HTML
4 17 (26.56%) CSS
4 17 (26.56%) WPF
5 15 (23.44%) Spring
5 15 (23.44%) XML
6 12 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 9 (14.06%) NHibernate
7 9 (14.06%) WCF
8 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 8 (12.50%) JSON
9 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
9 6 (9.38%) WinForms
10 5 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (4.69%) HTML5
12 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (3.13%) jQuery
12 2 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.81%) EPoS
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.69%) Refactoring
3 14 (21.88%) MVC
4 10 (15.63%) Mentoring
4 10 (15.63%) Scrum
4 10 (15.63%) SDLC
5 9 (14.06%) OO
6 7 (10.94%) Process Improvement
7 6 (9.38%) DevOps
7 6 (9.38%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.81%) Coaching
8 5 (7.81%) Cross-Platform Development
8 5 (7.81%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (7.81%) Line Management
8 5 (7.81%) OOP
8 5 (7.81%) Performance Improvement
9 4 (6.25%) Change Control
9 4 (6.25%) TDD
9 4 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (67.19%) C#
2 26 (40.63%) SQL
3 25 (39.06%) Java
4 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.06%) C++
5 9 (14.06%) VB.NET
6 6 (9.38%) C
7 5 (7.81%) MATLAB
7 5 (7.81%) Objective-C
7 5 (7.81%) PHP
7 5 (7.81%) Python
7 5 (7.81%) R
7 5 (7.81%) Ruby
7 5 (7.81%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.56%) Delphi
9 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (28.13%) QA
2 12 (18.75%) SLA
3 2 (3.13%) ISO 14001
3 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) Xamarin
3 5 (7.81%) Apple
3 5 (7.81%) Perforce
Plymouth, Devon
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £42000 Per Annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £35000 Per Annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: Up to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: Up to £41,373 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: £highly competitive, dependent on experience.
Posted: 10 days ago