Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cornwall with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South West > Cornwall
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 44 21
Rank change year-on-year +20 -23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 26 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 8.64% 2.14% 10.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.08% 2.49% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 39 5 25
Cornwall median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -30.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £45,000 £35,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cornwall with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cornwall
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 258 241 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cornwall 85.71% 85.77% 76.55%
Number of salaries quoted 161 121 98
Cornwall median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -15.38% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,250 £18,850
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £54,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Cornwall

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cornwall.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Cornwall

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Cornwall

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Cornwall

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Cornwall

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Cornwall over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Cornwall

Software Engineering
Job Locations in Cornwall

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Cornwall region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Falmouth - 18 £38,750 -
Penryn - 16 £38,750 -
Camborne - 2 £80,000 -
Software Engineering
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cornwall region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 24 (92.31%) Degree
2 22 (84.62%) Computer Science
2 22 (84.62%) Electronics
2 22 (84.62%) HND
2 22 (84.62%) C
2 22 (84.62%) C++
2 22 (84.62%) OO
2 22 (84.62%) Freescale
3 16 (61.54%) Embedded C
4 14 (53.85%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
5 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
5 8 (30.77%) Android
5 8 (30.77%) Qt
5 8 (30.77%) Firmware
5 8 (30.77%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
6 2 (7.69%) IIS
6 2 (7.69%) ETL
6 2 (7.69%) SLA
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.69%) Windows
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (7.69%) QA

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.69%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 22 (84.62%) Electronics
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (92.31%) Software Engineer
2 14 (53.85%) Embedded Engineer
2 14 (53.85%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) C++ Software Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Firmware Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) GUI Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Head of DevOps
5 1 (3.85%) Head of Infrastructure
5 1 (3.85%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Qt
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (84.62%) Computer Science
2 14 (53.85%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Android
1 8 (30.77%) Apple iOS
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) OO
2 2 (7.69%) Change Management
2 2 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (7.69%) DevOps
2 2 (7.69%) ETL
2 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.69%) Line Management
2 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) C
1 22 (84.62%) C++
2 16 (61.54%) Embedded C
3 8 (30.77%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (92.31%) Degree
2 22 (84.62%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Freescale
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) VMware