The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 37 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 15 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.54% 3.92% 4.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.80% 4.33% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 12
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineer
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
395 231 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 93.16% 90.59% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 337 190 252
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,161 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 - 6 £28,750 - 2
Exmouth - 4 £33,750 - 1
Plymouth - 1 £41,500 -
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 38 (97.44%) Software Engineering
2 20 (51.28%) C++
3 16 (41.03%) C#
4 15 (38.46%) Scrum
5 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.21%) TDD
5 11 (28.21%) SQL
5 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
6 9 (23.08%) C
6 9 (23.08%) HTML
6 9 (23.08%) Python
7 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
7 8 (20.51%) OO
8 7 (17.95%) OOP
8 7 (17.95%) .NET
8 7 (17.95%) Objective-C
8 7 (17.95%) Validation
8 7 (17.95%) Games
8 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
8 7 (17.95%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
8 7 (17.95%) Game Development
8 7 (17.95%) Django
8 7 (17.95%) SQLite
8 7 (17.95%) Android
9 6 (15.38%) Spring
9 6 (15.38%) Java
10 5 (12.82%) UML
10 5 (12.82%) OOD

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Wireless
2 3 (7.69%) 802.15
3 1 (2.56%) SMPP
3 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (17.95%) SQLite
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Selenium
1 3 (7.69%) FitNesse
2 2 (5.13%) JUnit
2 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.56%) NUnit
3 1 (2.56%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (17.95%) Games
2 4 (10.26%) Electronics
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Military
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
2 9 (23.08%) HTML
3 7 (17.95%) .NET
3 7 (17.95%) Django
4 6 (15.38%) Spring
5 4 (10.26%) HTML5
6 2 (5.13%) CSS
6 2 (5.13%) Java EE
7 1 (2.56%) WPF
7 1 (2.56%) Zend Framework
7 1 (2.56%) J2EE
7 1 (2.56%) MFC
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.56%) DOM
7 1 (2.56%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.82%) Mathematics
2 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.26%) Firmware
3 4 (10.26%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.56%) Physics
4 1 (2.56%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.56%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Android
1 7 (17.95%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Software Engineering
2 15 (38.46%) Scrum
3 11 (28.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) TDD
4 8 (20.51%) OO
5 7 (17.95%) OOP
5 7 (17.95%) Validation
5 7 (17.95%) Game Development
5 7 (17.95%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (12.82%) OOD
6 5 (12.82%) UML
7 4 (10.26%) MVC
7 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
7 4 (10.26%) Software Architecture
8 3 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (7.69%) Pair Programming
8 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.13%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) C++
2 16 (41.03%) C#
3 11 (28.21%) SQL
4 9 (23.08%) C
4 9 (23.08%) Python
5 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.95%) Objective-C
7 6 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (5.13%) PHP
9 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby
9 1 (2.56%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
1 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) HNC
2 1 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
1 1 (2.56%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) hybris
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) Zend
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