The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Devon / Exeter
Rank 38 29 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 3 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 1.36% 3.90% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 3.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 0
Median salary £37,500 £50,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.74% -  
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 212 153 125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 95.93% 99.35% 91.91%
Number of salaries quoted 195 152 89
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,500
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 Exeter

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

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 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 23 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 Exeter region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) Postgraduate
3 3 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Fortran
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) OpenMP
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) .NET

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) OpenMP
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
3 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Fortran
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Postgraduate
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle