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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 46 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 24 37 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.47% 10.22% 13.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 10.69% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 49
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
506 346 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 94.23% 95.58% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 418 298 334
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +1 17 £35,000 +16.53% 1
Plymouth -19 3 £46,250 +18.58%
Exmouth - 3 £37,500 - 1
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 29 (70.73%) JavaScript
2 26 (63.41%) HTML
3 24 (58.54%) C#
3 24 (58.54%) .NET
4 17 (41.46%) MVC
5 16 (39.02%) CSS
6 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
7 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (29.27%) jQuery
9 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
10 10 (24.39%) Unit Testing
10 10 (24.39%) NUnit
11 9 (21.95%) SQL
11 9 (21.95%) Oracle
11 9 (21.95%) Web Services
11 9 (21.95%) OO
12 8 (19.51%) PHP
12 8 (19.51%) MySQL
12 8 (19.51%) Scrum
12 8 (19.51%) JSON
12 8 (19.51%) OO PHP
13 7 (17.07%) PHP5
13 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
13 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
13 7 (17.07%) C++
13 7 (17.07%) Java
13 7 (17.07%) Python
13 7 (17.07%) Windows
14 6 (14.63%) Linux
14 6 (14.63%) XML

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 3 (7.32%) CMS
1 3 (7.32%) Kentico
2 1 (2.44%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) MySQL
3 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) NUnit
2 3 (7.32%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.44%) JUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (7.32%) Automotive
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (63.41%) HTML
2 24 (58.54%) .NET
3 16 (39.02%) CSS
4 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
5 12 (29.27%) jQuery
6 9 (21.95%) Web Services
7 8 (19.51%) JSON
8 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
8 6 (14.63%) XML
8 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
9 5 (12.20%) RESTful
10 4 (9.76%) WPF
10 4 (9.76%) NHibernate
10 4 (9.76%) HTML5
11 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (7.32%) WCF
12 2 (4.88%) WinForms
12 2 (4.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) iPhone
2 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.44%) Open Source
2 1 (2.44%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.44%) GIS
2 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.44%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Linux
3 5 (12.20%) UNIX
4 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) MVC
2 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (24.39%) Unit Testing
4 9 (21.95%) OO
5 8 (19.51%) Scrum
5 8 (19.51%) OO PHP
6 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.76%) TDD
9 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.44%) UML
9 1 (2.44%) OOP
9 1 (2.44%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) JavaScript
2 24 (58.54%) C#
3 9 (21.95%) SQL
4 8 (19.51%) PHP
5 7 (17.07%) C++
5 7 (17.07%) Java
5 7 (17.07%) Python
5 7 (17.07%) PHP5
6 5 (12.20%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.88%) VB
7 2 (4.88%) VB6
8 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) ESRI
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Met Office
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