Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 13 16
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +22
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 10.34% 15.32% 13.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.24% 17.17% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 14
Plymouth median annual salary £44,250 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.15% +30.00% -39.76%
10th Percentile £34,075 £23,400 £21,500
90th Percentile £51,492 £36,250 £40,000
Devon median annual salary £43,500 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +27.94% +13.33% -13.04%

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 Plymouth with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68 99 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 78.16% 89.19% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 54 91 109
Plymouth median annual salary £40,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.71% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £26,825 £23,000 £21,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £53,750 £45,000
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +1.45% +1.47%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

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

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) RESTful
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Android
5 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
5 2 (22.22%) Taxonomies
5 2 (22.22%) Ontologies
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) ISO 14001

Software Engineering
Co-occurring 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 2 (22.22%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 2 (22.22%) Xcode
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Android Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Ada Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Ada Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) RESTful
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) Android SDK
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) Cocoa
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) iOS SDK
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Internet of Things
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 2 (22.22%) Smart Home
1 2 (22.22%) Taxonomies
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
1 2 (22.22%) Video\Live Streaming
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Android Development
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) DRM
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Ontologies
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) SEO
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 2 (22.22%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Ada
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Objective-C
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) DO-178B
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 14001
1 2 (22.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (11.11%) Mesos
1 1 (11.11%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Xamarin