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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 33 40 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 30 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 7.25% 2.69% 5.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.50% 2.87% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 16
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £31,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £45,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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
400 349 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 96.62% 93.82% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 317 298 210
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £20,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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 21 £36,500 +1.38% 2
Plymouth +1 5 - - 1
Barnstaple - 1 £35,000 -
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 27 (56.25%) .NET
2 22 (45.83%) C#
3 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 20 (41.67%) Computer Science
4 19 (39.58%) Google
4 19 (39.58%) HTML
4 19 (39.58%) Games
4 19 (39.58%) VMware
4 19 (39.58%) Cisco
4 19 (39.58%) IBM
5 17 (35.42%) CSS
5 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (31.25%) Web Services
6 15 (31.25%) SDLC
7 14 (29.17%) SQL
8 13 (27.08%) OO
8 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 12 (25.00%) Java
9 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 11 (22.92%) OOP
11 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
11 10 (20.83%) C++
11 10 (20.83%) VB
11 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
11 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
11 10 (20.83%) Degree
12 9 (18.75%) jQuery

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 5 (10.42%) Umbraco
1 5 (10.42%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Summit
2 1 (2.08%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (14.58%) MySQL
4 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.08%) MS Access
7 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.58%) Subversion
3 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (10.42%) Bugzilla
4 5 (10.42%) JIRA
4 5 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (10.42%) MSBuild
5 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.17%) Maven
5 2 (4.17%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.08%) NUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.08%) JUnit
General
1 19 (39.58%) Games
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (56.25%) .NET
2 19 (39.58%) HTML
3 17 (35.42%) CSS
4 15 (31.25%) Web Services
5 10 (20.83%) ASP.NET
5 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
6 9 (18.75%) jQuery
7 8 (16.67%) XML
8 7 (14.58%) RESTful
9 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 5 (10.42%) HTML5
10 5 (10.42%) Entity Framework
10 5 (10.42%) Ext JS
10 5 (10.42%) Ajax
10 5 (10.42%) LINQ
10 5 (10.42%) WCF
10 5 (10.42%) JSON
10 5 (10.42%) WinForms
11 4 (8.33%) Qt
12 3 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (41.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) Wiki
2 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
1 9 (18.75%) Linux
2 5 (10.42%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.08%) Android
3 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.25%) SDLC
3 13 (27.08%) OO
4 11 (22.92%) OOP
5 9 (18.75%) MVC
6 8 (16.67%) Scrum
7 7 (14.58%) TDD
7 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.50%) Content Management
9 5 (10.42%) Build Automation
10 3 (6.25%) BDD
10 3 (6.25%) Product Management
10 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
10 3 (6.25%) OOD
11 2 (4.17%) Web Design
11 2 (4.17%) MVVM
11 2 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (4.17%) Software Delivery
11 2 (4.17%) Automation Testing
12 1 (2.08%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) C#
2 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (29.17%) SQL
4 12 (25.00%) Java
5 10 (20.83%) C++
5 10 (20.83%) VB
5 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.42%) VBScript
7 3 (6.25%) Python
7 3 (6.25%) Fortran
7 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.25%) C
7 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.25%) Perl
8 2 (4.17%) PHP
8 2 (4.17%) VB6
9 1 (2.08%) PHP4
9 1 (2.08%) R
9 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) ISO 9001
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) ISO 14001
3 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Cisco
1 19 (39.58%) IBM
1 19 (39.58%) VMware
1 19 (39.58%) Google
2 12 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Zend
4 1 (2.08%) Sage
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Salary: 35,000 - 39,000 + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Devon
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Salary: £25000.0000000 - £32000.0000000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Tavistock, Devon
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth
Land Registry
Salary: £22,000 - 28,601 per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago