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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 24 36 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 38 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 9.05% 4.08% 7.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.52% 4.38% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 17
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +0.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
399 388 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 95.00% 93.05% 91.73%
Number of salaries quoted 319 333 189
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -8 20 £27,500 -8.33% 4
Plymouth +1 5 - -
Exmouth - 3 £37,500 - 1
Kingsbridge +2 2 £37,000 -
Tavistock - 1 £33,500 - 2
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 31 (56.36%) .NET
2 28 (50.91%) C#
3 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
3 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (34.55%) Computer Science
4 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
5 18 (32.73%) Cisco
5 18 (32.73%) IBM
5 18 (32.73%) Games
5 18 (32.73%) VMware
5 18 (32.73%) Google
6 16 (29.09%) HTML
7 15 (27.27%) SQL
7 15 (27.27%) Web Services
7 15 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 15 (27.27%) SDLC
8 14 (25.45%) Java
9 13 (23.64%) C++
9 13 (23.64%) CSS
9 13 (23.64%) OO
10 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
10 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (20.00%) VB.NET
12 10 (18.18%) VB
12 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
12 10 (18.18%) Scrum
12 10 (18.18%) OOP
12 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
12 10 (18.18%) Degree

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (9.09%) Umbraco
1 5 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.18%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.91%) MySQL
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.73%) Subversion
3 5 (9.09%) JIRA
3 5 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 5 (9.09%) Bugzilla
3 5 (9.09%) MSBuild
4 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.64%) IntelliJ
4 2 (3.64%) Maven
5 1 (1.82%) JUnit
General
1 18 (32.73%) Games
2 5 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) .NET
2 16 (29.09%) HTML
3 15 (27.27%) Web Services
4 13 (23.64%) CSS
5 10 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 10 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 8 (14.55%) XML
7 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
8 6 (10.91%) jQuery
8 6 (10.91%) RESTful
9 5 (9.09%) LINQ
9 5 (9.09%) Ext JS
9 5 (9.09%) WCF
9 5 (9.09%) Entity Framework
9 5 (9.09%) JSON
9 5 (9.09%) Ajax
9 5 (9.09%) WinForms
10 4 (7.27%) Qt
10 4 (7.27%) HTML5
11 3 (5.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (34.55%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.09%) Wiki
2 5 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 4 (7.27%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.64%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.55%) Linux
2 7 (12.73%) Windows
3 5 (9.09%) Ubuntu
3 5 (9.09%) Android
3 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.27%) SDLC
3 13 (23.64%) OO
4 10 (18.18%) OOP
4 10 (18.18%) Scrum
5 8 (14.55%) MVC
6 7 (12.73%) TDD
7 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.09%) Content Management
8 5 (9.09%) Build Automation
8 5 (9.09%) Android Development
8 5 (9.09%) iOS Development
9 4 (7.27%) Software Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Product Management
10 3 (5.45%) BDD
10 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.45%) OOD
11 2 (3.64%) Web Design
11 2 (3.64%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.91%) C#
2 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
3 15 (27.27%) SQL
4 14 (25.45%) Java
5 13 (23.64%) C++
6 11 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 10 (18.18%) VB
8 5 (9.09%) VBScript
9 3 (5.45%) Python
9 3 (5.45%) Fortran
9 3 (5.45%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.45%) C
9 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
9 3 (5.45%) Perl
10 2 (3.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) QA
2 6 (10.91%) ISO 9001
3 4 (7.27%) ISO 14001
4 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Cisco
1 18 (32.73%) IBM
1 18 (32.73%) VMware
1 18 (32.73%) Google
2 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
Tavistock, Devon
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tavistock
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
WiFi SPARK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus pension and healthcare scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Premier IT
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Exeter
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago