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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 34 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 20 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 5.18% 4.10% 4.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.52% 4.80% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 12
Average salary £39,250 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.76% +3.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
362 250 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 93.78% 85.32% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 308 200 235
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 1 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 1 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 -5 5 £29,000 -32.94%
Plymouth - 5 £41,500 -
Barnstaple - 1 £40,000 -
Exmouth - 1 £33,750 - 1
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 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 39 (97.50%) Software Engineering
2 18 (45.00%) C++
3 17 (42.50%) TDD
3 17 (42.50%) Scrum
4 16 (40.00%) SQL
5 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (32.50%) OOP
7 12 (30.00%) OO
7 12 (30.00%) C#
7 12 (30.00%) Java
7 12 (30.00%) Spring
8 11 (27.50%) OOD
8 11 (27.50%) Mathematics
9 10 (25.00%) hybris
10 9 (22.50%) Selenium
10 9 (22.50%) FitNesse
10 9 (22.50%) Python
11 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
11 8 (20.00%) JUnit
11 8 (20.00%) C
11 8 (20.00%) Java EE
11 8 (20.00%) Retail
11 8 (20.00%) Product Management
11 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
12 7 (17.50%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (17.50%) Android
12 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
12 7 (17.50%) Game Development
12 7 (17.50%) Django

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (2.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Wireless
2 3 (7.50%) 802.15
3 1 (2.50%) SMPP
3 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQLite
1 7 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Selenium
1 9 (22.50%) FitNesse
2 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 8 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (20.00%) Retail
2 7 (17.50%) Games
3 4 (10.00%) Electronics
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Military
5 1 (2.50%) Finance
5 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) Spring
2 8 (20.00%) Java EE
2 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (17.50%) Django
4 6 (15.00%) .NET
5 5 (12.50%) HTML
6 2 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (2.50%) DOM
7 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.50%) J2EE
7 1 (2.50%) MFC
7 1 (2.50%) Ext JS
7 1 (2.50%) Zend Framework
7 1 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Mathematics
2 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Firmware
4 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.50%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (2.50%) Physics
4 1 (2.50%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Android
1 7 (17.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Software Engineering
2 17 (42.50%) TDD
2 17 (42.50%) Scrum
3 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (32.50%) OOP
5 12 (30.00%) OO
6 11 (27.50%) OOD
7 8 (20.00%) Product Management
8 7 (17.50%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (17.50%) Game Development
9 6 (15.00%) Validation
10 5 (12.50%) UML
11 4 (10.00%) Software Architecture
12 3 (7.50%) Pair Programming
12 3 (7.50%) Multithreading
12 3 (7.50%) Embedded Software Development
13 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
13 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
14 1 (2.50%) E-Commerce
14 1 (2.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) C++
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 12 (30.00%) C#
3 12 (30.00%) Java
4 9 (22.50%) Python
5 8 (20.00%) C
6 7 (17.50%) Objective-C
7 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) HNC
3 1 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
1 1 (2.50%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (2.50%) Zend
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, medical
Posted: 3 days ago