The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 32 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 26 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 6.37% 7.89% 3.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 10.27% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 10
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £28,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Devon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
351 292 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 86.03% 76.84% 63.33%
Number of salaries quoted 272 237 145
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £21,500 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Devon region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Devon

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Devon

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Devon region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 -4 10 £36,000 +4.34% 1
Exeter -14 8 £25,000 -18.69% 1
Plymouth -3 4 £35,000 -16.16% 7
Paignton - 1 £37,150 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 45 (66.18%) Java
2 41 (60.29%) SQL
3 38 (55.88%) C#
4 37 (54.41%) OOP
4 37 (54.41%) Scrum
4 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (54.41%) TDD
5 36 (52.94%) Spring
6 35 (51.47%) OOD
7 34 (50.00%) MySQL
8 33 (48.53%) Apache CXF
8 33 (48.53%) Apache Camel
9 29 (42.65%) C++
10 28 (41.18%) OO
10 28 (41.18%) Procedural Programming
11 27 (39.71%) Mathematics
12 23 (33.82%) .NET
13 20 (29.41%) JUnit
13 20 (29.41%) Retail
14 19 (27.94%) Degree
14 19 (27.94%) Web Services
15 17 (25.00%) HTML
15 17 (25.00%) CSS
16 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
17 15 (22.06%) Pair Programming
18 14 (20.59%) Computer Science
18 14 (20.59%) hybris
19 12 (17.65%) MVC
20 10 (14.71%) Selenium
20 10 (14.71%) FitNesse

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Devon region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.35%) ColdFusion
1 5 (7.35%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.47%) nginx
2 1 (1.47%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.47%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.35%) Internet
3 2 (2.94%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.47%) FTP
4 1 (1.47%) HTTP
4 1 (1.47%) SSH
4 1 (1.47%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) Big Data
3 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.41%) SQLite
3 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (29.41%) JUnit
2 16 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.71%) Selenium
3 10 (14.71%) FitNesse
4 3 (4.41%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.41%) Maven
4 3 (4.41%) NUnit
5 2 (2.94%) Subversion
6 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.47%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.47%) GCC
6 1 (1.47%) GDB
6 1 (1.47%) Phing
General
1 20 (29.41%) Retail
2 7 (10.29%) Electronics
3 3 (4.41%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Games
4 1 (1.47%) Automotive
4 1 (1.47%) Publishing
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (82.35%) Software Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Graduate
3 10 (14.71%) Trainee Software Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Trainee
3 10 (14.71%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (10.29%) Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Programmer
7 3 (4.41%) Junior Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Junior
7 3 (4.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.41%) Python Programmer
8 2 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (2.94%) C# Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Data Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (1.47%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.94%) Spring
2 33 (48.53%) Apache CXF
2 33 (48.53%) Apache Camel
3 23 (33.82%) .NET
4 19 (27.94%) Web Services
5 17 (25.00%) CSS
5 17 (25.00%) HTML
6 10 (14.71%) J2EE
6 10 (14.71%) Java EE
7 9 (13.24%) JSON
7 9 (13.24%) Spring MVC
7 9 (13.24%) REST
8 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
9 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
10 3 (4.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.41%) Django
10 3 (4.41%) HTML5
11 2 (2.94%) MFC
12 1 (1.47%) Symfony
12 1 (1.47%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.71%) Mathematics
2 14 (20.59%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.29%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.47%) Statistics
7 1 (1.47%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.47%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.24%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Android
2 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.41%) Windows
4 2 (2.94%) Mac OS
4 2 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (54.41%) OOP
1 37 (54.41%) Scrum
1 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (54.41%) TDD
2 35 (51.47%) OOD
3 28 (41.18%) OO
3 28 (41.18%) Procedural Programming
4 15 (22.06%) Pair Programming
5 12 (17.65%) MVC
6 10 (14.71%) Product Management
7 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.24%) BDD
8 5 (7.35%) Change Control
8 5 (7.35%) B2B
9 3 (4.41%) Validation
9 3 (4.41%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (4.41%) Game Development
9 3 (4.41%) UML
10 2 (2.94%) Signal Processing
10 2 (2.94%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 45 (66.18%) Java
2 41 (60.29%) SQL
3 38 (55.88%) C#
4 29 (42.65%) C++
5 8 (11.76%) Python
6 7 (10.29%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.35%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.35%) C
8 4 (5.88%) PHP
8 4 (5.88%) Embedded C
8 4 (5.88%) Embedded C++
9 3 (4.41%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.94%) R
11 1 (1.47%) PHP5
11 1 (1.47%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (27.94%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) Puppet
1 1 (1.47%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) hybris
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.47%) New Relic
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000.0000000 - £32000.0000000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Plymouth
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Exeter
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago