The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South West / Devon
Rank 43 27 44
Rank change year-on-year -16 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.35% 10.31% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 10.34% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 5
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £37,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 345 290 353
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 96.37% 99.66% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 320 259 293
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 22 March 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 22 March 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 -15 8 £37,500 +3.44% 2
Plymouth 0 3 £45,000 -35.71% 3
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 24 (75.00%) C#
2 21 (65.63%) .NET
3 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (59.38%) SQL
5 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
5 17 (53.13%) CSS
6 16 (50.00%) HTML
7 15 (46.88%) TDD
8 14 (43.75%) MVC
9 12 (37.50%) Java
9 12 (37.50%) C++
10 11 (34.38%) Web Services
10 11 (34.38%) Scrum
10 11 (34.38%) Degree
10 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
11 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (31.25%) SDLC
11 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
11 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
12 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
12 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (25.00%) Objective-C
14 7 (21.88%) Python
14 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (21.88%) JIRA
14 7 (21.88%) QA
14 7 (21.88%) WCF
15 6 (18.75%) Selenium
15 6 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (9.38%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) InVision
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) DB2
5 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) JIRA
2 6 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (18.75%) Bitbucket
2 6 (18.75%) Selenium
2 6 (18.75%) WebDriver
3 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.25%) Xcode
4 1 (3.13%) JUnit
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.38%) Electronics
1 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Music Industry
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) .NET
2 17 (53.13%) CSS
3 16 (50.00%) HTML
4 11 (34.38%) AngularJS
4 11 (34.38%) Web Services
5 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (21.88%) WCF
7 6 (18.75%) ActiveX
7 6 (18.75%) HTML5
7 6 (18.75%) Node.js
8 5 (15.63%) JSON
9 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (12.50%) Django
9 4 (12.50%) OpenLayers
9 4 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (9.38%) React
10 3 (9.38%) Redux
10 3 (9.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) User Experience
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.25%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.13%) AS400
5 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Android
1 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (46.88%) TDD
3 14 (43.75%) MVC
4 11 (34.38%) Scrum
5 10 (31.25%) SDLC
6 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (12.50%) CRM
7 4 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 4 (12.50%) Pair Programming
7 4 (12.50%) Prototyping
7 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.50%) Web Development
8 3 (9.38%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) BDD
8 3 (9.38%) Data Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Kanban
8 3 (9.38%) OO
8 3 (9.38%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) C#
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
3 17 (53.13%) JavaScript
4 12 (37.50%) C++
4 12 (37.50%) Java
5 8 (25.00%) Objective-C
6 7 (21.88%) Python
7 5 (15.63%) C
7 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
8 4 (12.50%) Ruby
9 3 (9.38%) MATLAB
9 3 (9.38%) PHP
9 3 (9.38%) R
10 1 (3.13%) Apple Swift
10 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) HNC
2 2 (6.25%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 14001
2 2 (6.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.13%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
Plymouth
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Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 9 days ago
Plymouth
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Exeter
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago