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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 34 20 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 20 47 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.71% 11.19% 5.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 11.72% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 38 23
Median salary £37,500 £28,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% -8.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £24,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £37,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
327 401 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 93.43% 95.48% 95.63%
Number of salaries quoted 296 338 397
Median salary £33,000 £30,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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 -1 12 £38,750 +55.00% 1
Plymouth +7 6 £33,625 -
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 40 (66.67%) C#
2 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (53.33%) .NET
4 26 (43.33%) Web Services
5 23 (38.33%) HTML
5 23 (38.33%) Relational Database
6 22 (36.67%) SQL
6 22 (36.67%) RDBMS
7 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 19 (31.67%) Java
9 18 (30.00%) WPF
10 17 (28.33%) CSS
10 17 (28.33%) Refactoring
11 15 (25.00%) QA
11 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
11 15 (25.00%) MVC
12 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET
12 13 (21.67%) JUnit
12 13 (21.67%) XML
12 13 (21.67%) Spring
12 13 (21.67%) Maven
13 12 (20.00%) SLA
13 12 (20.00%) SDLC
14 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
14 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
15 10 (16.67%) NUnit
15 10 (16.67%) WCF
16 9 (15.00%) Degree
16 9 (15.00%) NHibernate
16 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 3 (5.00%) CMS
1 3 (5.00%) SAS
2 1 (1.67%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) Relational Database
2 22 (36.67%) RDBMS
3 11 (18.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.33%) MySQL
5 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 15 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (21.67%) JUnit
2 13 (21.67%) Maven
3 10 (16.67%) NUnit
4 8 (13.33%) NuGet
5 3 (5.00%) JIRA
6 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (53.33%) .NET
2 26 (43.33%) Web Services
3 23 (38.33%) HTML
4 18 (30.00%) WPF
5 17 (28.33%) CSS
6 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET
6 13 (21.67%) Spring
6 13 (21.67%) XML
7 11 (18.33%) AngularJS
8 10 (16.67%) WCF
9 9 (15.00%) NHibernate
10 8 (13.33%) JSON
11 6 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 6 (10.00%) WinForms
12 5 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (5.00%) HTML5
13 3 (5.00%) REST
14 2 (3.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) EPoS
3 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Android
1 1 (1.67%) Linux
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.33%) Refactoring
3 15 (25.00%) MVC
4 12 (20.00%) SDLC
5 8 (13.33%) OO
5 8 (13.33%) Scrum
6 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
6 7 (11.67%) Process Improvement
7 6 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (8.33%) Coaching
8 5 (8.33%) Cross-Platform Development
8 5 (8.33%) OOD
8 5 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
8 5 (8.33%) TDD
9 3 (5.00%) DevOps
9 3 (5.00%) Exploratory Testing
9 3 (5.00%) ITIL
10 2 (3.33%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.33%) OOP
10 2 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (66.67%) C#
2 22 (36.67%) SQL
3 20 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 19 (31.67%) Java
5 9 (15.00%) C++
5 9 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 5 (8.33%) Python
8 4 (6.67%) C
8 4 (6.67%) Objective-C
8 4 (6.67%) PHP
9 3 (5.00%) MATLAB
9 3 (5.00%) R
9 3 (5.00%) Ruby
10 1 (1.67%) Lua
10 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) QA
2 12 (20.00%) SLA
3 2 (3.33%) ISO 14001
3 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Xamarin
3 5 (8.33%) Perforce
4 3 (5.00%) Apple
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