The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Devon region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 28 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 26 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 6.74% 4.78% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.25% 7.73% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 9
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
281 181 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 72.80% 61.77% 76.81%
Number of salaries quoted 226 139 183
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £52,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Engineering
South West

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 1 August 2014.

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 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
Barnstaple - 7 £34,500 - 1
Exeter -4 6 £30,750 -28.90%
Plymouth -2 4 £41,750 +4.37% 1
Exmouth - 1 £33,750 - 1
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 28 (54.90%) C++
1 28 (54.90%) Scrum
2 27 (52.94%) TDD
3 25 (49.02%) OOP
3 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (45.10%) C#
4 23 (45.10%) Java
4 23 (45.10%) Spring
5 22 (43.14%) OOD
5 22 (43.14%) Mathematics
6 21 (41.18%) hybris
7 16 (31.37%) SQL
8 14 (27.45%) Pair Programming
9 11 (21.57%) OO
10 9 (17.65%) Selenium
10 9 (17.65%) FitNesse
11 8 (15.69%) Product Management
11 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
11 8 (15.69%) Python
11 8 (15.69%) Eclipse
11 8 (15.69%) JUnit
11 8 (15.69%) Retail
11 8 (15.69%) Java EE
12 7 (13.73%) Objective-C
12 7 (13.73%) Games
12 7 (13.73%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (13.73%) C
12 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
12 7 (13.73%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (13.73%) Android

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Wireless
1 3 (5.88%) 802.15
2 1 (1.96%) SMPP
2 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (13.73%) SQLite
2 1 (1.96%) MySQL
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (17.65%) Selenium
1 9 (17.65%) FitNesse
2 8 (15.69%) Eclipse
2 8 (15.69%) JUnit
3 1 (1.96%) Maven
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (15.69%) Retail
2 7 (13.73%) Games
3 3 (5.88%) Electronics
4 2 (3.92%) Finance
4 2 (3.92%) Military
5 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (76.47%) Software Engineer
2 14 (27.45%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Developer
4 5 (9.80%) .NET Software Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.80%) C# Developer
4 5 (9.80%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Graduate
4 5 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Programmer
7 1 (1.96%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.96%) PHP Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Java Programmer
7 1 (1.96%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Software Programmer
7 1 (1.96%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) Spring
2 8 (15.69%) AngularJS
2 8 (15.69%) Java EE
3 7 (13.73%) Django
4 6 (11.76%) HTML
4 6 (11.76%) .NET
5 3 (5.88%) CSS
6 1 (1.96%) LAMP
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.96%) DOM
6 1 (1.96%) J2EE
6 1 (1.96%) MFC
6 1 (1.96%) Zend Framework
6 1 (1.96%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (1.96%) jQuery
6 1 (1.96%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.96%) Symfony
6 1 (1.96%) HTML5
6 1 (1.96%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Mathematics
2 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Firmware
4 3 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.96%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.96%) Remote Sensing
5 1 (1.96%) Physics
5 1 (1.96%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.96%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Android
1 7 (13.73%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Scrum
2 27 (52.94%) TDD
3 25 (49.02%) OOP
3 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (43.14%) OOD
5 14 (27.45%) Pair Programming
6 11 (21.57%) OO
7 8 (15.69%) Product Management
8 7 (13.73%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (13.73%) Game Development
9 6 (11.76%) Validation
10 4 (7.84%) Software Architecture
10 4 (7.84%) UML
11 3 (5.88%) Multithreading
11 3 (5.88%) Embedded Software Development
12 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
12 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
13 1 (1.96%) MVC
13 1 (1.96%) Automated Testing
13 1 (1.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) C++
2 23 (45.10%) C#
2 23 (45.10%) Java
3 16 (31.37%) SQL
4 8 (15.69%) Python
5 7 (13.73%) Objective-C
5 7 (13.73%) C
6 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.88%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) PhD
3 1 (1.96%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) hybris
2 2 (3.92%) Zend
Devon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + pension, bonus, medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago