The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Plymouth region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 8.06% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £41,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
60 69 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 96.77% 94.52% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 49 33
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% +1.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
Devon

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Plymouth

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) Electronics
2 4 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Firmware
3 3 (42.86%) 802.15
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) DO-178B
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
5 1 (14.29%) HNC
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
5 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) SMPP
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Zend
5 1 (14.29%) Zend Framework

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) 802.15
3 1 (14.29%) SMPP
General
1 4 (57.14%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 1 (14.29%) Military
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (42.86%) Firmware
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) UML
2 4 (57.14%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C
1 4 (57.14%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) HNC
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) DO-178B
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Zend