The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £36,063 in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Software Engineer
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 41 40
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 8 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 3.65% 1.36% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 1.46% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 5
Median salary £36,063 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.96% +8.33%  
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 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 211 206 186
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 96.35% 93.64% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 761 683 710
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,875
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £112,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Exeter.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Exeter

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Exeter

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Exeter region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 5 (45.45%) C++
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Python
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
5 3 (27.27%) Open Source
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 3 (27.27%) Retail
5 3 (27.27%) OpenMP
5 3 (27.27%) Fortran
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Postgraduate
5 3 (27.27%) C
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum

Software Engineer 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
1 1 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) OpenMP
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (9.09%) RESTful
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) Line Management
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) OOP
4 3 (27.27%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C++
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) Fortran
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Postgraduate
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 14001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle