Period
to 18 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Software Developer
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 69 70
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 3 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.51% 1.88% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 1.99% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 3
Devon median annual salary £50,000 £43,250 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.61% +16.89% -10.30%
10th Percentile £40,000 £33,750 £36,500
90th Percentile £54,000 £58,375 £39,100
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.70% +2.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Devon
Permanent vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 575 704 747
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.13% 94.75% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 489 629 617
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -3.70%
10th Percentile £21,896 £22,500 £20,800
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £47,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Devon

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Devon.

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Devon

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Devon over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in Devon

Senior Software Developer
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer within the Devon region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
Exeter -2 2 £45,000 +9.09%
Plymouth +1 1 £55,000 +51.72%
Senior Software Developer
South West

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, Senior Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Devon region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 1 (33.33%) React Native
2 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
2 1 (33.33%) Redux
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Angular 2
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) React Native
2 1 (33.33%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
1 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft