The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 33 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 21 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 6.10% 5.69% 3.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.44% 5.78% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 12
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
326 277 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 94.77% 98.58% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 272 245 281
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,212
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +15.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £24,945 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Devon region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Devon

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Devon

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Barnstaple - 16 £33,750 -
Plymouth -2 2 - -
Exmouth - 1 £37,500 - 1
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 70 (98.59%) Software Engineering
2 60 (84.51%) Java
3 56 (78.87%) SQL
4 53 (74.65%) OOP
4 53 (74.65%) Scrum
4 53 (74.65%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (74.65%) TDD
5 52 (73.24%) Spring
5 52 (73.24%) OOD
6 50 (70.42%) Retail
6 50 (70.42%) Selenium
6 50 (70.42%) FitNesse
7 49 (69.01%) hybris
7 49 (69.01%) Mathematics
8 47 (66.20%) Java EE
8 47 (66.20%) Product Management
8 47 (66.20%) Eclipse
8 47 (66.20%) JUnit
9 35 (49.30%) OO
10 18 (25.35%) C#
11 14 (19.72%) .NET
12 8 (11.27%) C++
12 8 (11.27%) HTML
12 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
13 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
13 7 (9.86%) CSS
13 7 (9.86%) MySQL
13 7 (9.86%) Oracle
14 6 (8.45%) PHP
15 5 (7.04%) Linux

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.82%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) MySQL
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 50 (70.42%) Selenium
1 50 (70.42%) FitNesse
2 47 (66.20%) Eclipse
2 47 (66.20%) JUnit
3 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (70.42%) Retail
2 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (73.24%) Spring
2 47 (66.20%) Java EE
3 14 (19.72%) .NET
4 8 (11.27%) HTML
5 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET
5 7 (9.86%) CSS
6 4 (5.63%) MFC
7 1 (1.41%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 49 (69.01%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.41%) Open Source
2 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (98.59%) Software Engineering
2 53 (74.65%) OOP
2 53 (74.65%) Scrum
2 53 (74.65%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (74.65%) TDD
3 52 (73.24%) OOD
4 47 (66.20%) Product Management
5 35 (49.30%) OO
6 5 (7.04%) UML
6 5 (7.04%) Validation
6 5 (7.04%) Multithreading
6 5 (7.04%) Software Architecture
7 2 (2.82%) Pair Programming
7 2 (2.82%) Change Control
8 1 (1.41%) Unit Testing
8 1 (1.41%) Automated Testing
8 1 (1.41%) Web Development
8 1 (1.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 60 (84.51%) Java
2 56 (78.87%) SQL
3 18 (25.35%) C#
4 8 (11.27%) C++
4 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.45%) PHP
6 4 (5.63%) C
7 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 49 (69.01%) hybris
2 7 (9.86%) Oracle
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.41%) Zend
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