The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 34 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 1 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 0.67% 20.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 28.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
Software Engineering
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Plymouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
108 35 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 72.00% 72.92% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 88 28 37
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £41,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Plymouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Plymouth

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Tornado
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) IBM

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Tornado
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) 802.15
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM