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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 20 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 37 32 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 12.63% 8.21% 11.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.71% 8.53% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 44
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £41,150 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
291 375 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 99.32% 96.15% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 248 317 338
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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
Plymouth - 15 £32,500 -
Barnstaple +2 11 £36,000 - 1
Exeter +5 10 £50,250 -2.42%
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 63 (92.65%) Software Engineering
2 38 (55.88%) C#
3 27 (39.71%) Java
4 26 (38.24%) JavaScript
5 25 (36.76%) SQL
5 25 (36.76%) Computer Science
6 23 (33.82%) C++
6 23 (33.82%) Python
7 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (30.88%) MVC
9 20 (29.41%) CSS
9 20 (29.41%) Scrum
10 19 (27.94%) .NET
11 18 (26.47%) TDD
12 17 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (25.00%) Degree
13 16 (23.53%) Mathematics
13 16 (23.53%) Django
13 16 (23.53%) AngularJS
14 15 (22.06%) Advertising
15 14 (20.59%) HTML
15 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET
15 14 (20.59%) HTML5
16 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
17 12 (17.65%) OO
17 12 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 11 (16.18%) Apache Camel
18 11 (16.18%) Procedural Programming
18 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (16.18%) Apache CXF

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (10.29%) ColdFusion
1 7 (10.29%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.94%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) MySQL
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (10.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.18%) JUnit
3 4 (5.88%) Jasmine
3 4 (5.88%) NUnit
4 2 (2.94%) git-flow
General
1 15 (22.06%) Advertising
2 11 (16.18%) Retail
3 8 (11.76%) Marketing
4 7 (10.29%) Games
5 5 (7.35%) Electronics
5 5 (7.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (29.41%) CSS
2 19 (27.94%) .NET
3 16 (23.53%) AngularJS
3 16 (23.53%) Django
4 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET
4 14 (20.59%) HTML
4 14 (20.59%) HTML5
5 12 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (16.18%) Apache Camel
6 11 (16.18%) Apache CXF
6 11 (16.18%) J2EE
6 11 (16.18%) JSON
6 11 (16.18%) REST
6 11 (16.18%) Spring
6 11 (16.18%) Spring MVC
6 11 (16.18%) Web Services
7 10 (14.71%) CSS3
8 9 (13.24%) jQuery
8 9 (13.24%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (11.76%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 25 (36.76%) Computer Science
2 16 (23.53%) Mathematics
3 11 (16.18%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (11.76%) User Experience
4 8 (11.76%) Visualisation
5 7 (10.29%) Algorithms
5 7 (10.29%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.47%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.47%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Android
2 7 (10.29%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.35%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (92.65%) Software Engineering
2 22 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.88%) MVC
4 20 (29.41%) Scrum
5 18 (26.47%) TDD
6 17 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (17.65%) OO
8 11 (16.18%) BDD
8 11 (16.18%) OOD
8 11 (16.18%) OOP
8 11 (16.18%) Pair Programming
8 11 (16.18%) Procedural Programming
9 9 (13.24%) Unit Testing
10 8 (11.76%) Data Analysis
10 8 (11.76%) Marketing Automation
11 7 (10.29%) Change Control
11 7 (10.29%) Game Development
11 7 (10.29%) Machine Learning
11 7 (10.29%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (8.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.88%) C#
2 27 (39.71%) Java
3 26 (38.24%) JavaScript
4 25 (36.76%) SQL
5 23 (33.82%) C++
5 23 (33.82%) Python
6 9 (13.24%) Ruby
7 8 (11.76%) Objective-C
8 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.88%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.94%) C
11 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) hybris
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.47%) Facebook
3 1 (1.47%) Twitter
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago