The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £36,742 in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 3 months to 25 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
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 16 24
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 28 27 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 12.73% 12.74% 10.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.21% 13.64% 10.70%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 6
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 £24,116 £27,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £38,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Exeter. 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
Exeter
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 212 198 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 96.36% 93.40% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 191 169 126
Median salary £36,742 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.97% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Exeter

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Exeter

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Exeter

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Exeter over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Exeter

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Exeter region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (56.76%) C#
1 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 19 (51.35%) SQL
3 18 (48.65%) Java
4 17 (45.95%) .NET
5 16 (43.24%) MVC
6 15 (40.54%) HTML
7 12 (32.43%) CSS
7 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
8 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
8 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (29.73%) Scrum
8 11 (29.73%) PHP
9 10 (27.03%) C++
9 10 (27.03%) TDD
9 10 (27.03%) Degree
9 10 (27.03%) Open Source
10 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
10 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
10 9 (24.32%) Linux
11 8 (21.62%) Web Services
11 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
11 8 (21.62%) Web Development
12 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (18.92%) QA
12 7 (18.92%) HTML5
12 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (18.92%) Python
12 7 (18.92%) Microsoft

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 (10.81%) nginx
2 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.41%) SAS
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
4 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.41%) Power BI
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Maven
1 5 (13.51%) NUnit
2 4 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (10.81%) Bitbucket
2 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Gradle
2 4 (10.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.81%) JIRA
2 4 (10.81%) Mockito
2 4 (10.81%) Selenium
2 4 (10.81%) Subversion
2 4 (10.81%) WebDriver
3 3 (8.11%) NuGet
4 2 (5.41%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.70%) JUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) .NET
2 15 (40.54%) HTML
3 12 (32.43%) CSS
4 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
5 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
6 8 (21.62%) Web Services
7 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (18.92%) HTML5
8 6 (16.22%) Spring
8 6 (16.22%) XML
9 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (10.81%) ActiveX
10 4 (10.81%) Grails
10 4 (10.81%) Hibernate
10 4 (10.81%) JPA
10 4 (10.81%) JSON
10 4 (10.81%) Node.js
10 4 (10.81%) OpenLayers
10 4 (10.81%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (10.81%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) NHS
1 4 (10.81%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (5.41%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) MVC
3 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (29.73%) Scrum
4 10 (27.03%) Open Source
4 10 (27.03%) TDD
5 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
6 8 (21.62%) Unit Testing
6 8 (21.62%) Web Development
7 7 (18.92%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (13.51%) SDLC
9 4 (10.81%) Coaching
9 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
9 4 (10.81%) SDET
10 3 (8.11%) BDD
10 3 (8.11%) CRM
10 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
10 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
10 3 (8.11%) Visualisation
11 2 (5.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) C#
1 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 19 (51.35%) SQL
3 18 (48.65%) Java
4 11 (29.73%) PHP
5 10 (27.03%) C++
6 7 (18.92%) Python
6 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
7 4 (10.81%) Groovy
8 2 (5.41%) C
8 2 (5.41%) Delphi
8 2 (5.41%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.41%) R
8 2 (5.41%) Ruby
8 2 (5.41%) VB
9 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) Xamarin
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