The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Devon region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South West / Devon
Rank 42 18 38
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 13 39 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.65% 13.78% 6.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.77% 13.88% 6.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 25
Median salary £33,000 £36,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,358 £30,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £50,500 £52,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
345 281 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 96.91% 99.29% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 300 240 364
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,600 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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 -17 4 £28,358 -35.18%
Paignton - 4 £36,250 -
Plymouth -3 1 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Buckfastleigh - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (53.33%) C#
2 16 (53.33%) C++
3 13 (43.33%) HTML
3 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (33.33%) Degree
4 10 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (26.67%) CSS
5 8 (26.67%) Linux
5 8 (26.67%) C
5 8 (26.67%) Scrum
6 7 (23.33%) MVC
6 7 (23.33%) Windows
6 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
7 6 (20.00%) Functional Programming
7 6 (20.00%) HTML5
7 6 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 6 (20.00%) OOP
7 6 (20.00%) OO
7 6 (20.00%) Electronics
8 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 5 (16.67%) Physics
8 5 (16.67%) VC++
8 5 (16.67%) Python
8 5 (16.67%) .NET
8 5 (16.67%) Oracle

Software Engineer 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 1 (3.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (20.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Ethernet
1 4 (13.33%) RS-232
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) NUnit
General
1 6 (20.00%) Electronics
2 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) CSS
3 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (20.00%) HTML5
5 5 (16.67%) .NET
6 4 (13.33%) Sass
7 3 (10.00%) OpenMP
8 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
8 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.33%) jQuery
9 1 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Digital Media
1 5 (16.67%) Physics
2 3 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
4 7 (23.33%) MVC
5 6 (20.00%) Functional Programming
5 6 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) OOP
6 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (13.33%) SDLC
8 3 (10.00%) Product Marketing
8 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
9 2 (6.67%) Time Management
9 2 (6.67%) Validation
9 2 (6.67%) Web Development
10 1 (3.33%) ATDD
10 1 (3.33%) BDD
10 1 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) C#
1 16 (53.33%) C++
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) C
5 5 (16.67%) Clojure
5 5 (16.67%) Java
5 5 (16.67%) Python
5 5 (16.67%) VC++
6 4 (13.33%) Erlang
6 4 (13.33%) F#
6 4 (13.33%) Haskell
6 4 (13.33%) Scala
6 4 (13.33%) VB
7 3 (10.00%) Assembly Language
7 3 (10.00%) Fortran
7 3 (10.00%) PHP
8 2 (6.67%) Delphi
8 2 (6.67%) Lisp
9 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 14001
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago