Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South West > Devon
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 30 36
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6 -18
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 38 45 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 7.38% 7.73% 7.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.30% 8.62% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 30 41 57
Devon median annual salary £39,375 £43,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.48% +27.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,790 £24,610
90th Percentile £65,750 £71,250 £53,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 458 522 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 88.93% 89.69% 88.92%
Number of salaries quoted 350 442 621
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +1.45%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Devon

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Devon

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Devon over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Devon

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Devon region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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 +16 20 £40,000 +1.27% 7
Newton Abbot 0 7 £36,875 -22.37% 1
Plymouth -7 7 £37,500 -15.25% 5
Software Engineering
South West

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 18 (47.37%) C++
2 15 (39.47%) Embedded Systems
3 14 (36.84%) C
4 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
5 12 (31.58%) Data Analysis
5 12 (31.58%) Embedded C++
6 11 (28.95%) Embedded C
6 11 (28.95%) Subversion
7 10 (26.32%) Automotive
8 8 (21.05%) Python
9 7 (18.42%) SQL
10 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.79%) C#
10 6 (15.79%) .NET
10 6 (15.79%) Firmware
10 6 (15.79%) Integration Testing
10 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
10 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (15.79%) BDD
11 5 (13.16%) TDD
11 5 (13.16%) Scrum
11 5 (13.16%) Degree
12 4 (10.53%) Java
12 4 (10.53%) CSS
12 4 (10.53%) System Testing
12 4 (10.53%) TeamCity
12 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
12 4 (10.53%) Node.js
12 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement

Software Engineering
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 2 (5.26%) nginx
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) Redis
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Git (software)
2 11 (28.95%) Subversion
3 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.53%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.63%) git-flow
General
1 10 (26.32%) Automotive
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
2 3 (7.89%) Games
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Software Engineer
2 14 (36.84%) Embedded Engineer
3 12 (31.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Product Owner
5 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Product Owner
5 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Games Developer
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.26%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Systems Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) CSS
2 4 (10.53%) Node.js
3 3 (7.89%) HTML
3 3 (7.89%) Web Services
4 2 (5.26%) Alternative PHP Cache
4 2 (5.26%) HTML5
4 2 (5.26%) jQuery
4 2 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.63%) Electron Framework
5 1 (2.63%) JSON
5 1 (2.63%) JSON Schema
5 1 (2.63%) Kafka
5 1 (2.63%) LINQ
5 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.63%) React
5 1 (2.63%) RESTful
5 1 (2.63%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Smart Home
2 3 (7.89%) Xbox
3 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.26%) NHS
3 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Data Analysis
3 6 (15.79%) BDD
3 6 (15.79%) Integration Testing
3 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum
4 5 (13.16%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.53%) System Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Coaching
6 3 (7.89%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (7.89%) Critical Thinking
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps
6 3 (7.89%) Line Management
6 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
6 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) C++
2 14 (36.84%) C
3 12 (31.58%) Embedded C++
4 11 (28.95%) Embedded C
5 8 (21.05%) Python
6 7 (18.42%) SQL
7 6 (15.79%) C#
7 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 4 (10.53%) Java
9 3 (7.89%) Ruby
10 2 (5.26%) PHP
10 2 (5.26%) TypeScript
11 1 (2.63%) ES6
11 1 (2.63%) Go
11 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Firmware
2 3 (7.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.63%) Nagios
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) Prometheus
1 1 (2.63%) Puppet
1 1 (2.63%) Terraform
1 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft