Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 39 39
Rank change year-on-year +11 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 20 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 7.22% 5.62% 5.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.10% 6.08% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 26
Exeter median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +40.19%
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,896 £23,508
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £55,000
Devon median annual salary £39,375 £43,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -9.48% +27.94% +13.33%

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 Exeter with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Exeter
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 247 329 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 89.17% 92.42% 92.34%
Number of salaries quoted 214 293 376
Exeter median annual salary £39,250 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.88% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £25,000 £21,896
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £58,750
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +1.45%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Exeter

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Exeter

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Exeter

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Exeter over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Exeter

For the 6 months to 19 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) C++
3 5 (25.00%) Subversion
3 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) C
4 4 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 4 (20.00%) Embedded C++
4 4 (20.00%) Node.js
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (15.00%) Collaborative Working
5 3 (15.00%) Critical Thinking
5 3 (15.00%) Xbox
5 3 (15.00%) Docker
5 3 (15.00%) DevOps
5 3 (15.00%) Line Management
5 3 (15.00%) Games
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services
5 3 (15.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) MySQL

Software Engineering
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 2 (10.00%) nginx
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Redis
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (10.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.00%) git-flow
General
1 3 (15.00%) Games
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Product Owner
3 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Product Owner
4 3 (15.00%) Games Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Website Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) Node.js
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) Alternative PHP Cache
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) LEMP Stack
4 2 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) Electron Framework
5 1 (5.00%) JSON Schema
5 1 (5.00%) Kafka
5 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (5.00%) React
5 1 (5.00%) RESTful
5 1 (5.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (15.00%) Xbox
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.00%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (15.00%) Critical Thinking
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Line Management
4 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) Decision-Making
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) Storage Management
6 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C#
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (25.00%) C++
3 4 (20.00%) C
3 4 (20.00%) Embedded C
3 4 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 4 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Ruby
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.00%) ES6
6 1 (5.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.00%) Nagios
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.00%) Prometheus
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Terraform
1 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft