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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 27 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 43 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 7.96% 4.56% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.54% 5.63% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 40 11 6
Average salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,800 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £51,250 £37,500
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
408 231 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 75.56% 81.05% 71.78%
Number of salaries quoted 334 207 216
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +1 14 £27,000 -5.26% 1
Barnstaple +2 11 £34,500 +15.00%
Exmouth - 8 £33,750 -
Tavistock - 4 £42,500 -
Plymouth -23 1 - - 1
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 45 (61.64%) C++
2 40 (54.79%) C#
3 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (47.95%) Scrum
5 26 (35.62%) TDD
6 22 (30.14%) JavaScript
7 21 (28.77%) HTML
8 20 (27.40%) OOP
8 20 (27.40%) AngularJS
9 19 (26.03%) Spring
10 18 (24.66%) Pair Programming
10 18 (24.66%) Mathematics
10 18 (24.66%) OOD
10 18 (24.66%) SQL
11 16 (21.92%) Java
12 15 (20.55%) MVC
12 15 (20.55%) .NET
12 15 (20.55%) hybris
13 13 (17.81%) HTML5
13 13 (17.81%) Python
14 11 (15.07%) Objective-C
14 11 (15.07%) Games
14 11 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (15.07%) Apple iOS
14 11 (15.07%) Game Development
14 11 (15.07%) Django
14 11 (15.07%) SQLite
14 11 (15.07%) Android
14 11 (15.07%) Degree
14 11 (15.07%) Computer Science

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Applications
1 4 (5.48%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) Wireless
2 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.11%) 802.15
3 1 (1.37%) Broadband
3 1 (1.37%) LAN
3 1 (1.37%) WAN
3 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.07%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (15.07%) SQLite
2 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.22%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) NUnit
2 5 (6.85%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.11%) Selenium
3 3 (4.11%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.37%) Maven
General
1 11 (15.07%) Games
2 10 (13.70%) Finance
3 8 (10.96%) Electronics
4 2 (2.74%) Military
5 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (67.12%) Software Engineer
2 27 (36.99%) Senior Software Engineer
3 16 (21.92%) Developer
4 6 (8.22%) Software Developer
4 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
4 6 (8.22%) C# Developer
4 6 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (6.85%) Graduate
6 4 (5.48%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (2.74%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Software Quality Engineer
9 1 (1.37%) Software Programmer
9 1 (1.37%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (1.37%) PHP Developer
9 1 (1.37%) Java Programmer
9 1 (1.37%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (28.77%) HTML
2 20 (27.40%) AngularJS
3 19 (26.03%) Spring
4 15 (20.55%) .NET
5 13 (17.81%) HTML5
6 11 (15.07%) Django
7 7 (9.59%) CSS
8 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
8 5 (6.85%) jQuery
9 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.48%) CSS3
9 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.48%) WPF
9 4 (5.48%) XML
10 3 (4.11%) J2EE
10 3 (4.11%) MFC
10 3 (4.11%) JSON
11 2 (2.74%) NHibernate
11 2 (2.74%) Web Services
11 2 (2.74%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Mathematics
2 11 (15.07%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.07%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.11%) Device Driver
3 3 (4.11%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.37%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.37%) Open Source
4 1 (1.37%) Physics
4 1 (1.37%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Android
1 11 (15.07%) Apple iOS
2 7 (9.59%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.95%) Scrum
3 26 (35.62%) TDD
4 20 (27.40%) OOP
5 18 (24.66%) OOD
5 18 (24.66%) Pair Programming
6 15 (20.55%) MVC
7 11 (15.07%) Game Development
7 11 (15.07%) Mobile Application Development
8 9 (12.33%) Validation
8 9 (12.33%) Unit Testing
9 8 (10.96%) Software Architecture
10 7 (9.59%) OO
11 6 (8.22%) Multithreading
12 5 (6.85%) UML
13 4 (5.48%) Web Development
13 4 (5.48%) Automated Testing
13 4 (5.48%) Stakeholder Management
14 3 (4.11%) Embedded Software Development
14 3 (4.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 45 (61.64%) C++
2 40 (54.79%) C#
3 22 (30.14%) JavaScript
4 18 (24.66%) SQL
5 16 (21.92%) Java
6 13 (17.81%) Python
7 11 (15.07%) Objective-C
8 10 (13.70%) C
9 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.37%) Perl
10 1 (1.37%) PHP
10 1 (1.37%) AWK
10 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.37%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) HNC
4 1 (1.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Firmware
Vendors
1 15 (20.55%) hybris
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.37%) Zend
3 1 (1.37%) IBM
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