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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 23 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 3.15% 9.55% 4.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 9.83% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 7
Average salary - £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
116 173 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 91.34% 97.19% 99.39%
Number of salaries quoted 80 163 159
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 12 (54.55%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) Computer Science
3 10 (45.45%) C#
3 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 10 (45.45%) Linux
4 8 (36.36%) Python
4 8 (36.36%) MVC
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle
4 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) JSON
5 7 (31.82%) RESTful
5 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
5 7 (31.82%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) XML
6 5 (22.73%) UNIX
6 5 (22.73%) Java
6 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
6 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 5 (22.73%) NUnit
6 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
8 3 (13.64%) jQuery
8 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
8 3 (13.64%) OOP
8 3 (13.64%) C++

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) NUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) HTML
2 10 (45.45%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) JSON
3 7 (31.82%) RESTful
4 5 (22.73%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) WPF
6 3 (13.64%) jQuery
7 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (9.09%) NHibernate
7 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
2 3 (13.64%) Open Source
2 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.64%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) MVC
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
2 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Unit Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) OOP
4 1 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
2 10 (45.45%) C#
3 8 (36.36%) Python
4 5 (22.73%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) C++
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) VB
5 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.64%) VB6
6 2 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) Google
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) IBM
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Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Exeter, Devon
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Salary: From £21,264 to £23,790 per annum + relocation allowance + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago
Exeter
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago