The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £42,500 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 Engineer
South West / Devon
Rank 46 35 20
Rank change year-on-year -11 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 21 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.51% 7.22% 10.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 7.24% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 38
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Devon

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Devon

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Devon over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Devon

Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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
Plymouth -2 4 £37,500 -
Exeter -13 2 £40,000 -20.79% 1
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (69.57%) C++
3 10 (43.48%) C
3 10 (43.48%) Degree
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) Linux
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
5 8 (34.78%) SDLC
6 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
6 7 (30.43%) C#
6 7 (30.43%) HTML
6 7 (30.43%) OO
6 7 (30.43%) Electronics
7 6 (26.09%) OOP
7 6 (26.09%) Java
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle
7 6 (26.09%) Algorithms
7 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
7 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
8 5 (21.74%) Physics
8 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
8 5 (21.74%) CSS
8 5 (21.74%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) Spring
9 4 (17.39%) Scrum
9 4 (17.39%) VC++

Software Engineer 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 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (13.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
1 4 (17.39%) RS-232
2 3 (13.04%) HTTP
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) 802.15
3 2 (8.70%) Bluetooth
3 2 (8.70%) Internet
3 2 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
1 3 (13.04%) Triplestore
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.04%) Travis CI
4 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 7 (30.43%) Electronics
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
3 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
3 4 (17.39%) JSON
3 4 (17.39%) Spring
3 4 (17.39%) XML
4 3 (13.04%) Grails
4 3 (13.04%) HTML5
4 3 (13.04%) OpenMP
4 3 (13.04%) React
4 3 (13.04%) REST
4 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
4 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 3 (13.04%) XML Schema
5 2 (8.70%) .NET
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.70%) 802.1X
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.70%) Sass
6 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Computer Science
2 6 (26.09%) Algorithms
3 3 (13.04%) Semantic Web
3 3 (13.04%) Smart Home
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (8.70%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) SDLC
4 7 (30.43%) OO
5 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
5 6 (26.09%) OOP
6 5 (21.74%) Automated Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Physics
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) Software Architecture
8 3 (13.04%) Data Management
8 3 (13.04%) Functional Programming
8 3 (13.04%) MOF
8 3 (13.04%) MVC
8 3 (13.04%) Pair Programming
8 3 (13.04%) Product Marketing
8 3 (13.04%) RDF
8 3 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (13.04%) TDD
8 3 (13.04%) UML
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C++
2 10 (43.48%) C
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) C#
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) VC++
7 3 (13.04%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (13.04%) Fortran
7 3 (13.04%) Python
7 3 (13.04%) SPARQL
8 2 (8.70%) Clojure
8 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++
8 2 (8.70%) Erlang
8 2 (8.70%) F#
8 2 (8.70%) Haskell
8 2 (8.70%) Scala
8 2 (8.70%) VB
9 1 (4.35%) Lisp
9 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Postgraduate
4 1 (4.35%) Chartered Engineer
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 22 hours ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago