The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 61 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 21 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.85% 4.02% 7.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 4.14% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 21 41
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £36,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
556 507 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.04% 96.94% 93.34%
Number of salaries quoted 469 424 487
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Software Developer
Wiltshire

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Swindon region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Swindon

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) VB
5 4 (28.57%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) XML
6 3 (21.43%) VBA
6 3 (21.43%) OOP
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) Java
6 3 (21.43%) VBScript
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) ISEB
6 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
6 3 (21.43%) Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (21.43%) QA
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (21.43%) CMS
7 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Kentico
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
1 1 (7.14%) SS7
1 1 (7.14%) LTE
1 1 (7.14%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (7.14%) SOAP
6 1 (7.14%) WCF
6 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) OOP
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Build Automation
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) VB
3 4 (28.57%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) VBScript
4 3 (21.43%) VBA
5 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Swindon, Wiltshire
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