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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 24 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 40 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 11.11% 5.41% 4.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.70% 5.77% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 11
Average salary £36,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,350 £20,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £37,500 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
342 312 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 95.00% 93.69% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 278 258 229
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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
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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
Barnstaple -3 27 £36,000 +20.00% 2
Exmouth +6 3 £33,750 -10.00%
Exeter - 1 £30,000 - 1
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 69 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (59.42%) C#
4 40 (57.97%) Java
4 40 (57.97%) Scrum
5 39 (56.52%) TDD
5 39 (56.52%) OOP
6 37 (53.62%) OOD
7 36 (52.17%) Spring
8 35 (50.72%) MySQL
8 35 (50.72%) Apache CXF
8 35 (50.72%) Apache Camel
9 34 (49.28%) C++
10 29 (42.03%) SQL
11 28 (40.58%) Mathematics
12 27 (39.13%) OO
13 24 (34.78%) .NET
13 24 (34.78%) HTML
13 24 (34.78%) Procedural Programming
14 23 (33.33%) CSS
15 18 (26.09%) AngularJS
16 17 (24.64%) MVC
17 16 (23.19%) Pair Programming
17 16 (23.19%) Degree
18 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
18 15 (21.74%) hybris
19 14 (20.29%) HTML5
19 14 (20.29%) Finance
20 13 (18.84%) NUnit
20 13 (18.84%) Retail

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 (1.45%) ColdFusion
1 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.45%) Tornado
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) Wireless
2 1 (1.45%) Broadband
2 1 (1.45%) GSM
2 1 (1.45%) FTP
2 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (50.72%) MySQL
2 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.80%) SQLite
3 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (18.84%) JUnit
1 13 (18.84%) NUnit
1 13 (18.84%) Jasmine
2 10 (14.49%) Selenium
2 10 (14.49%) FitNesse
3 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.90%) Subversion
5 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.45%) GCC
5 1 (1.45%) GDB
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 13 (18.84%) Retail
3 7 (10.14%) Electronics
4 4 (5.80%) Games
5 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.17%) Spring
2 35 (50.72%) Apache CXF
2 35 (50.72%) Apache Camel
3 24 (34.78%) HTML
3 24 (34.78%) .NET
4 23 (33.33%) CSS
5 18 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 14 (20.29%) HTML5
7 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET
7 13 (18.84%) Web Services
7 13 (18.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (14.49%) Java EE
9 5 (7.25%) Django
10 4 (5.80%) JSON
11 3 (4.35%) Spring MVC
11 3 (4.35%) REST
11 3 (4.35%) Qt
11 3 (4.35%) J2EE
11 3 (4.35%) MFC
12 1 (1.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 28 (40.58%) Mathematics
2 13 (18.84%) Enterprise Cloud
3 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.35%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.35%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Linux
2 5 (7.25%) Windows
3 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.80%) Android
4 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.90%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (57.97%) Scrum
4 39 (56.52%) OOP
4 39 (56.52%) TDD
5 37 (53.62%) OOD
6 27 (39.13%) OO
7 24 (34.78%) Procedural Programming
8 17 (24.64%) MVC
9 16 (23.19%) Pair Programming
10 10 (14.49%) Product Management
11 4 (5.80%) Game Development
11 4 (5.80%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (4.35%) BDD
12 3 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.35%) Multithreading
12 3 (4.35%) Validation
13 2 (2.90%) UML
13 2 (2.90%) Signal Processing
13 2 (2.90%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (59.42%) C#
2 40 (57.97%) Java
3 34 (49.28%) C++
4 29 (42.03%) SQL
5 15 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.70%) Python
7 5 (7.25%) C
8 4 (5.80%) Embedded C
8 4 (5.80%) Embedded C++
8 4 (5.80%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.45%) AWK
9 1 (1.45%) Perl
9 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (23.19%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) hybris
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
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