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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 34 14 35
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 28 49 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.94% 12.28% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% 12.96% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24 47 16
Average salary £33,750 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £21,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £35,875
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
448 378 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 95.12% 94.74% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 370 323 342
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,800 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £41,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 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 December 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
Exmouth - 10 £33,750 - 1
Exeter +1 7 £26,500 -3.63% 1
Barnstaple -2 6 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Plymouth -26 1 - -
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 51 (98.08%) Software Engineering
2 29 (55.77%) C++
3 26 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (46.15%) C#
6 22 (42.31%) HTML
6 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
7 21 (40.38%) Scrum
8 18 (34.62%) SQL
9 17 (32.69%) MVC
9 17 (32.69%) Finance
9 17 (32.69%) HTML5
10 13 (25.00%) Degree
11 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
11 12 (23.08%) .NET
12 11 (21.15%) Python
12 11 (21.15%) NUnit
13 10 (19.23%) Django
14 9 (17.31%) SQLite
14 9 (17.31%) Android
14 9 (17.31%) Objective-C
14 9 (17.31%) Games
14 9 (17.31%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (17.31%) Electronics
14 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
14 9 (17.31%) Game Development
14 9 (17.31%) Mobile App
14 9 (17.31%) Mobile Application Development
15 8 (15.38%) Validation
15 8 (15.38%) Linux

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 1 (1.92%) Tornado
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) Wireless
3 1 (1.92%) Broadband
3 1 (1.92%) 802.15
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) PostgreSQL
1 9 (17.31%) SQLite
2 4 (7.69%) MySQL
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) NUnit
2 7 (13.46%) Jasmine
3 3 (5.77%) Selenium
3 3 (5.77%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.92%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) JUnit
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Games
2 9 (17.31%) Electronics
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 22 (42.31%) HTML
3 17 (32.69%) HTML5
4 12 (23.08%) .NET
5 10 (19.23%) Django
6 8 (15.38%) CSS
7 7 (13.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
7 7 (13.46%) Spring
8 4 (7.69%) MFC
8 4 (7.69%) Apache Camel
8 4 (7.69%) WPF
8 4 (7.69%) Apache CXF
8 4 (7.69%) Qt
9 2 (3.85%) J2EE
10 1 (1.92%) Ajax
10 1 (1.92%) Java EE
10 1 (1.92%) JSON
10 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 9 (17.31%) Mobile App
3 7 (13.46%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.69%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Android
1 9 (17.31%) Apple iOS
2 8 (15.38%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (98.08%) Software Engineering
2 25 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (40.38%) Scrum
4 17 (32.69%) MVC
5 9 (17.31%) Game Development
5 9 (17.31%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (15.38%) Validation
6 8 (15.38%) TDD
7 7 (13.46%) OOP
7 7 (13.46%) OOD
7 7 (13.46%) Multithreading
8 5 (9.62%) OO
9 4 (7.69%) Pair Programming
9 4 (7.69%) Automated Testing
9 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.77%) Procedural Programming
11 2 (3.85%) Embedded Software Development
11 2 (3.85%) UML
12 1 (1.92%) Product Management
12 1 (1.92%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) C++
2 24 (46.15%) C#
3 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 18 (34.62%) SQL
5 11 (21.15%) Python
6 9 (17.31%) Objective-C
7 6 (11.54%) C
8 5 (9.62%) Java
9 4 (7.69%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.92%) Perl
10 1 (1.92%) AWK
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (3.85%) hybris
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago