The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Devon / Plymouth
Rank 16 16 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 7 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 13.21% 8.20% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.73% 9.26% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Plymouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Plymouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 51 54 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth 96.23% 88.52% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 53
Median salary £42,500 £29,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.55% -27.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Plymouth citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Plymouth

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Plymouth

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Plymouth over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Plymouth

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Plymouth region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Internet of Things
3 3 (27.27%) Software Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Smart Home
3 3 (27.27%) Internet
3 3 (27.27%) HTTP
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) Bluetooth
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
4 2 (18.18%) 802.15
4 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
4 2 (18.18%) Electronics
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Django

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) 802.15
2 2 (18.18%) Bluetooth
2 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Junior
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Graduate
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Embedded Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Graduate Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IoT Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning Developer
5 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
2 2 (18.18%) Django
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) Dropwizard
3 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (9.09%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
3 1 (9.09%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Internet of Things
1 3 (27.27%) Smart Home
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (9.09%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Software Architecture
1 3 (27.27%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) System Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C++
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
4 1 (9.09%) Ada
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 14001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Plymouth
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago