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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 12 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 11.36% 4.00% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.16% 5.26% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
38 38 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 86.36% 76.00% 75.71%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 36
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,605 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016, 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 23 (82.14%) Python
2 22 (78.57%) Advertising
2 22 (78.57%) Computer Science
3 20 (71.43%) CSS
3 20 (71.43%) HTML
3 20 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 19 (67.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 16 (57.14%) jQuery
5 16 (57.14%) Django
5 16 (57.14%) HTML5
5 16 (57.14%) CSS3
6 15 (53.57%) D3.js
6 15 (53.57%) Highcharts JS
6 15 (53.57%) Visualisation
6 15 (53.57%) Data Analysis
6 15 (53.57%) Marketing
6 15 (53.57%) User Experience
7 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (32.14%) Ruby
8 9 (32.14%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (28.57%) C++
9 8 (28.57%) Flask
9 8 (28.57%) Marketing Automation
10 7 (25.00%) Machine Learning
10 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
10 7 (25.00%) Java
10 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
11 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
11 4 (14.29%) EPoS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 22 (78.57%) Advertising
2 15 (53.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Software Engineer
2 14 (50.00%) JavaScript Engineer
3 9 (32.14%) Web Engineer
4 8 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Java Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (25.00%) Python Software Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Developer
7 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
7 4 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
7 4 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Lead C# Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) CSS
1 20 (71.43%) HTML
2 19 (67.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 16 (57.14%) CSS3
3 16 (57.14%) Django
3 16 (57.14%) HTML5
3 16 (57.14%) jQuery
4 15 (53.57%) D3.js
4 15 (53.57%) Highcharts JS
5 9 (32.14%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (28.57%) Flask
7 4 (14.29%) .NET
7 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (78.57%) Computer Science
2 15 (53.57%) User Experience
2 15 (53.57%) Visualisation
3 11 (39.29%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (14.29%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Data Analysis
2 8 (28.57%) Marketing Automation
3 7 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 4 (14.29%) Coaching
4 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) Signal Processing
5 1 (3.57%) UML
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) Python
2 20 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 9 (32.14%) Ruby
4 8 (28.57%) C++
5 7 (25.00%) Java
6 4 (14.29%) C#
6 4 (14.29%) SQL
6 4 (14.29%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.29%) Perforce
2 1 (3.57%) Atmel
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