The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £36,742 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Software Developer
South West / Devon
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 19 32
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 32 37 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 9.73% 11.31% 6.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.03% 11.82% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 28 35 10
Median salary £36,742 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.02% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,308 £27,900 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,000 £39,100
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year - +1.91%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Devon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 319 313 368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.96% 95.72% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 280 275 295
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Devon

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Devon

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Devon over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Devon

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 Software Developer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter 0 29 £36,742 -5.18% 4
Plymouth -11 2 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 28 (63.64%) C#
1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 21 (47.73%) SQL
3 21 (47.73%) Java
3 21 (47.73%) .NET
4 19 (43.18%) HTML
5 18 (40.91%) MVC
6 16 (36.36%) CSS
7 15 (34.09%) Scrum
8 14 (31.82%) Degree
8 14 (31.82%) AngularJS
9 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (27.27%) C++
10 12 (27.27%) PHP
10 12 (27.27%) TDD
10 12 (27.27%) Relational Database
11 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 10 (22.73%) Web Services
12 10 (22.73%) Linux
12 10 (22.73%) Web Development
12 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
12 10 (22.73%) Open Source
12 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (20.45%) HTML5
13 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
13 9 (20.45%) Python
13 9 (20.45%) XML
13 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
13 9 (20.45%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) nginx
2 3 (6.82%) SAS
3 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.36%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.55%) Power BI
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.27%) MySQL
6 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.64%) JIRA
2 6 (13.64%) NUnit
3 5 (11.36%) Maven
4 4 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (9.09%) Bitbucket
4 4 (9.09%) Gradle
4 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.09%) Mockito
4 4 (9.09%) Selenium
4 4 (9.09%) Subversion
4 4 (9.09%) WebDriver
5 3 (6.82%) NuGet
5 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
6 2 (4.55%) Xcode
7 1 (2.27%) JUnit
7 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) .NET
2 19 (43.18%) HTML
3 16 (36.36%) CSS
4 14 (31.82%) AngularJS
5 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 10 (22.73%) Web Services
7 9 (20.45%) HTML5
7 9 (20.45%) XML
8 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (15.91%) JSON
10 6 (13.64%) Spring
11 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
12 4 (9.09%) ActiveX
12 4 (9.09%) Grails
12 4 (9.09%) JPA
12 4 (9.09%) Node.js
12 4 (9.09%) OpenLayers
12 4 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (9.09%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) User Experience
2 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) NHS
4 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Android
2 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.82%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) MVC
3 15 (34.09%) Scrum
4 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (27.27%) TDD
6 10 (22.73%) Open Source
6 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
6 10 (22.73%) Web Development
7 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
8 7 (15.91%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (11.36%) BDD
9 5 (11.36%) SDET
9 5 (11.36%) SDLC
9 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
10 4 (9.09%) Coaching
10 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
10 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
11 3 (6.82%) CRM
11 3 (6.82%) Line Management
11 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) C#
2 26 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 21 (47.73%) Java
3 21 (47.73%) SQL
4 12 (27.27%) C++
4 12 (27.27%) PHP
5 9 (20.45%) Python
6 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
7 5 (11.36%) Objective-C
8 4 (9.09%) C
8 4 (9.09%) Groovy
9 3 (6.82%) MATLAB
9 3 (6.82%) R
9 3 (6.82%) Ruby
10 2 (4.55%) Delphi
10 2 (4.55%) VB
11 1 (2.27%) Apple Swift
11 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (31.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) ISO 14001
2 2 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Xamarin
4 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.27%) Apple
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