The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Devon region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 40 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 13 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.41% 5.65% 6.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.64% 6.64% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 17
Average salary £35,000 £29,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -20.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
357 241 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 93.70% 85.16% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 306 192 231
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
South West

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 11 £35,000 -2.77% 2
Plymouth -5 1 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 19 (79.17%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
5 10 (41.67%) CSS
6 9 (37.50%) HTML
7 8 (33.33%) MVC
7 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
8 7 (29.17%) VB
8 7 (29.17%) Windows
8 7 (29.17%) WCF
8 7 (29.17%) jQuery
9 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (25.00%) WinForms
10 5 (20.83%) OO
10 5 (20.83%) Java
10 5 (20.83%) MySQL
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
11 4 (16.67%) PHP
11 4 (16.67%) Finance
11 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (16.67%) SAP
11 4 (16.67%) OO PHP
12 3 (12.50%) PHP5
12 3 (12.50%) Summit
12 3 (12.50%) Spring
12 3 (12.50%) Maven
12 3 (12.50%) Ajax

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) Node.js
1 2 (8.33%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Summit
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) MS Access
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (79.17%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
3 10 (41.67%) CSS
4 9 (37.50%) HTML
5 8 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 7 (29.17%) WCF
6 7 (29.17%) jQuery
7 6 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (25.00%) WinForms
8 3 (12.50%) Spring
8 3 (12.50%) Ajax
8 3 (12.50%) XML
9 2 (8.33%) Web Services
9 2 (8.33%) XHTML
9 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (4.17%) WPF
10 1 (4.17%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) GIS
1 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (20.83%) OO
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) OO PHP
4 3 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) C#
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
3 7 (29.17%) VB
4 5 (20.83%) Java
5 4 (16.67%) PHP
6 3 (12.50%) PHP5
6 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.17%) VB6
7 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO 14001
1 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) Infragistics
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) ESRI
Exeter
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Creative Personnel
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Plymouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits, excellent holidays
Posted: 13 days ago