The median annual salary for a Software Development Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Development Engineer
England > South West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 229 248
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Development Engineer 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.057% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.059% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
South West median annual salary - £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -24.00%  
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% -18.18%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5127 5090 5878
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.07% 97.55% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 16493 17646 22196
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
10th Percentile £23,250 £23,750 £21,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Software Development Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Software Development Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Software Development Engineer in the South West

Software Development Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Development Engineer in the South West.

Salary trend for Software Development Engineer in the South West

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Software Development 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 South West region featuring Software Development Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (100.00%) Deep Learning
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Pig
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Hive
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) D3.js
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Theano

Software Development Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Pig
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) Blockchain
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) D3.js
2 1 (33.33%) Keras
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) TensorFlow
2 1 (33.33%) Theano
2 1 (33.33%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Bitcoin
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Deep Learning
1 3 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript