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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 44 41 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 17 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 4.72% 2.20% 8.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.89% 2.36% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 23
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £34,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £36,600 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
348 297 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 96.67% 93.40% 91.46%
Number of salaries quoted 282 235 212
Average salary £33,500 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.06% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,475 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 June 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 +1 15 £36,500 +1.38% 2
Barnstaple - 2 £36,750 -
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (53.33%) HTML
2 16 (53.33%) CSS
3 15 (50.00%) .NET
3 15 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 14 (46.67%) MVC
5 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
6 12 (40.00%) jQuery
7 11 (36.67%) C#
8 10 (33.33%) Windows
8 10 (33.33%) Games
8 10 (33.33%) Cisco
8 10 (33.33%) IBM
8 10 (33.33%) VMware
8 10 (33.33%) Google
8 10 (33.33%) SDLC
9 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
10 7 (23.33%) SQL
10 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (23.33%) Degree
11 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (16.67%) VBScript
12 5 (16.67%) PHP
12 5 (16.67%) C++
12 5 (16.67%) Java
12 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
12 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (16.67%) HTML5

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Infor CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 4 (13.33%) MySQL
5 2 (6.67%) MS Access
5 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) NUnit
1 3 (10.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 10 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) HTML
1 16 (53.33%) CSS
2 15 (50.00%) .NET
3 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET
4 12 (40.00%) jQuery
5 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (16.67%) HTML5
6 5 (16.67%) Ajax
7 3 (10.00%) XHTML
7 3 (10.00%) RESTful
8 2 (6.67%) REST
8 2 (6.67%) CSS3
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (6.67%) Classic ASP
8 2 (6.67%) XML
9 1 (3.33%) Middleware
9 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) MVC
2 10 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.33%) OOP
4 4 (13.33%) TDD
4 4 (13.33%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) ERP
6 2 (6.67%) B2B
6 2 (6.67%) B2C
6 2 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Content Management
7 1 (3.33%) OOD
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) BDD
7 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) VBScript
4 5 (16.67%) PHP
4 5 (16.67%) C++
4 5 (16.67%) Java
4 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 4 (13.33%) VB
6 3 (10.00%) C
7 2 (6.67%) R
7 2 (6.67%) VBA
8 1 (3.33%) VB6
8 1 (3.33%) Python
8 1 (3.33%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Cisco
1 10 (33.33%) IBM
1 10 (33.33%) VMware
1 10 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Sage
3 1 (3.33%) Zend
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 4 days ago