The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 15 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 20 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 11.30% 10.64% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.90% 11.76% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 8
Average salary £31,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,031 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £36,250 £37,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter 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
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
168 85 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 94.92% 90.43% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 139 76 174
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Exeter

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Exeter

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter region that cited Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 15 (62.50%) HTML
1 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) C#
2 14 (58.33%) .NET
3 11 (45.83%) CSS
4 10 (41.67%) MVC
4 10 (41.67%) jQuery
5 8 (33.33%) OO PHP
5 8 (33.33%) OO
5 8 (33.33%) MySQL
5 8 (33.33%) PHP
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 7 (29.17%) PHP5
6 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
7 5 (20.83%) NUnit
7 5 (20.83%) WCF
7 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
7 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) WinForms
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (12.50%) NHibernate
9 3 (12.50%) JSON
9 3 (12.50%) Scrum
9 3 (12.50%) WPF
9 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Web Services

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Exeter region that cited Software Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) Kentico
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) MySQL
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 2 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) HTML
2 14 (58.33%) .NET
3 11 (45.83%) CSS
4 10 (41.67%) jQuery
5 7 (29.17%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.83%) WCF
6 5 (20.83%) WinForms
6 5 (20.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 3 (12.50%) Web Services
7 3 (12.50%) WPF
7 3 (12.50%) JSON
7 3 (12.50%) NHibernate
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.33%) XML
8 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.17%) XHTML
9 1 (4.17%) Spring
9 1 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) GIS
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) MVC
2 8 (33.33%) OO
2 8 (33.33%) OO PHP
3 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Refactoring
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) PHP
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) PHP5
5 5 (20.83%) T-SQL
6 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 3 (12.50%) C++
7 2 (8.33%) Java
8 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) ESRI
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