Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 46 44
Rank change year-on-year +24 -2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 36 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 10.03% 3.26% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.08% 3.62% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 21
Exeter median annual salary £45,000 £70,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.71% +105.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £33,500 £38,900 £21,426
90th Percentile £72,500 £106,500 £41,250
Devon median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +39.71% +1.49%

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 325 276 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 90.53% 89.90% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 270 239 347
Exeter median annual salary £40,000 £40,223 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.55% +14.92% -
10th Percentile £27,475 £23,579 £21,896
90th Percentile £58,875 £56,250 £53,750
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -8.54% +17.14% +7.69%

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 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Exeter

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (52.78%) Python
3 15 (41.67%) Go
4 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
5 12 (33.33%) C++
6 10 (27.78%) SQL
6 10 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (25.00%) Kubernetes
7 9 (25.00%) Java
7 9 (25.00%) Subversion
7 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 8 (22.22%) Ruby
8 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
8 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 8 (22.22%) MySQL
8 8 (22.22%) C#
9 7 (19.44%) Linux
9 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
10 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (16.67%) DevOps
10 6 (16.67%) Docker
10 6 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (16.67%) Amazon S3
10 6 (16.67%) Puppet
10 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
10 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
10 6 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (16.67%) Kafka
10 6 (16.67%) MariaDB

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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.78%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (16.67%) MariaDB
2 6 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.78%) git-flow
General
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) Graduate
4 8 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
4 8 (22.22%) Graduate Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Product Owner
6 5 (13.89%) Technical Product Owner
7 3 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
8 2 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.78%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Data Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 1 (2.78%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.78%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
1 6 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
1 6 (16.67%) Kafka
1 6 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) Node.js
3 2 (5.56%) jQuery
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) JSON
4 1 (2.78%) JSON Schema
4 1 (2.78%) React
4 1 (2.78%) RESTful
4 1 (2.78%) Swagger
4 1 (2.78%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Clustering
1 6 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
1 6 (16.67%) Replication
2 3 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
5 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.67%) DevOps
5 6 (16.67%) SOA
5 6 (16.67%) SQL Optimisation
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Line Management
7 4 (11.11%) TDD
8 2 (5.56%) B2B
8 2 (5.56%) B2C
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (5.56%) Information Security
8 2 (5.56%) MVC
8 2 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Python
2 15 (41.67%) Go
3 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
4 12 (33.33%) C++
5 10 (27.78%) SQL
6 9 (25.00%) Java
7 8 (22.22%) C#
7 8 (22.22%) Ruby
8 5 (13.89%) C
9 3 (8.33%) Embedded C
9 3 (8.33%) Embedded C++
10 2 (5.56%) PHP
11 1 (2.78%) ES6
11 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 6 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
2 6 (16.67%) Nagios
2 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (16.67%) Prometheus
2 6 (16.67%) Puppet
2 6 (16.67%) Terraform
2 6 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Google
2 2 (5.56%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft