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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 19 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 4 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 5.80% 5.97% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.02% 7.41% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
57 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 82.61% 80.60% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 46 34 24
Average salary £32,500 £42,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.61% +42.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,250 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 25 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (40.00%) R
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (20.00%) Statistics
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (20.00%) SciPy
5 1 (20.00%) NumPy
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (60.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Programmer
2 3 (60.00%) Python Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) Data Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SciPy
1 1 (20.00%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Statistics
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) R
4 1 (20.00%) MATLAB