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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South West / Devon
Rank 31 9 27
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 28 57 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 7.73% 20.21% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 21.51% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 28 37 31
Median salary £32,750 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.42% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,863 £25,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,200 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
294 265 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 81.22% 93.97% 82.73%
Number of salaries quoted 256 225 304
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,846 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of job ads across the Devon region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Devon region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -16 8 £27,929 -17.24% 1
Paignton - 7 £37,500 -
Plymouth -9 3 £50,000 +66.66% 1
Newton Abbot - 3 £32,500 -
Buckfastleigh - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 26 (46.43%) C#
2 23 (41.07%) C++
2 23 (41.07%) Degree
3 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 19 (33.93%) SQL
4 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (28.57%) HTML
5 16 (28.57%) C
6 14 (25.00%) Java
6 14 (25.00%) Python
7 12 (21.43%) CSS
7 12 (21.43%) Electronics
8 11 (19.64%) Physics
9 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
9 10 (17.86%) SDLC
10 8 (14.29%) HTML5
10 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 8 (14.29%) Oracle
10 8 (14.29%) .NET
10 8 (14.29%) Linux
10 8 (14.29%) VC++
10 8 (14.29%) Scrum
10 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 7 (12.50%) MVC
11 7 (12.50%) Software Testing
11 7 (12.50%) Windows
11 7 (12.50%) Ethernet
11 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
11 7 (12.50%) RS-232

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.79%) IIS
1 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (10.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 4 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 7 (12.50%) RS-232
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) MySQL
2 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.36%) JIRA
3 3 (5.36%) Spock
4 1 (1.79%) NUnit
4 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (21.43%) Electronics
2 6 (10.71%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
5 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Software Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Test Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Development Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Graduate
6 4 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Electronics Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Firmware Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Junior
7 3 (5.36%) Junior Test Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Development Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Firmware Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Test Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) HTML
2 12 (21.43%) CSS
3 8 (14.29%) .NET
3 8 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 8 (14.29%) HTML5
4 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 4 (7.14%) JSON
5 4 (7.14%) Sass
6 3 (5.36%) jQuery
6 3 (5.36%) OpenMP
6 3 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (5.36%) WCF
6 3 (5.36%) WPF
7 2 (3.57%) Django
7 2 (3.57%) Spring
8 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.79%) LAMP
8 1 (1.79%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (1.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Physics
2 6 (10.71%) Algorithms
3 5 (8.93%) Digital Media
4 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 4 (7.14%) User Experience
5 3 (5.36%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (5.36%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (5.36%) Informatics
5 3 (5.36%) Social Media
6 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.79%) Fintech
7 1 (1.79%) Smart Home
7 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) SDLC
3 8 (14.29%) Scrum
4 7 (12.50%) MVC
4 7 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 6 (10.71%) Functional Programming
5 6 (10.71%) OO
5 6 (10.71%) OOP
6 5 (8.93%) BDD
6 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.93%) Web Development
7 4 (7.14%) API Testing
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.14%) System Testing
7 4 (7.14%) TDD
8 3 (5.36%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.36%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) C#
2 23 (41.07%) C++
3 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 19 (33.93%) SQL
5 16 (28.57%) C
6 14 (25.00%) Java
6 14 (25.00%) Python
7 8 (14.29%) VC++
8 5 (8.93%) Clojure
8 5 (8.93%) PHP
9 4 (7.14%) Assembly Language
9 4 (7.14%) Erlang
9 4 (7.14%) F#
9 4 (7.14%) Haskell
9 4 (7.14%) Scala
9 4 (7.14%) VB
10 3 (5.36%) Embedded C
10 3 (5.36%) Fortran
11 2 (3.57%) Delphi
11 2 (3.57%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 23 (41.07%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) HNC
2 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (5.36%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (5.36%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) ISO 14001
1 6 (10.71%) ISO 9001
2 3 (5.36%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Firmware
2 2 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) Infor
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
HQ in Leeds or Hub Offices in Exeter, London,...
NHS Digital
Salary: £40,028 - £48,034
Posted: 9 hours ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago