The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 46 71 40
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 1 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.79% 0.14% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 0.15% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 24
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Software Developer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
502 683 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 93.31% 95.93% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 456 551 443
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £59,050 £53,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 20 (80.00%) C#
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (76.00%) MVC
3 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 11 (44.00%) Java
5 10 (40.00%) HTML
5 10 (40.00%) Windows
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (36.00%) CSS
6 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (32.00%) Publishing
7 8 (32.00%) Degree
8 7 (28.00%) Automotive
8 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
9 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.00%) Web Services
10 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (20.00%) User Experience
11 4 (16.00%) TypeScript
11 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
11 4 (16.00%) TDD
11 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (16.00%) Scrum
11 4 (16.00%) SOAP
12 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
12 3 (12.00%) SOA
12 3 (12.00%) XML
12 3 (12.00%) IIS

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (12.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) NUnit
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 8 (32.00%) Publishing
2 7 (28.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) .NET
2 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 4 (16.00%) SOAP
6 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (12.00%) JSON
7 3 (12.00%) WCF
7 3 (12.00%) Spring
7 3 (12.00%) XML
7 3 (12.00%) jQuery
7 3 (12.00%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.00%) REST
8 2 (8.00%) JDBC
9 1 (4.00%) JSP
9 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) GIS
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) MVC
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) TDD
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.00%) SOA
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) OOD
6 1 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (4.00%) DSDM
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.00%) Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) Java
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
6 1 (4.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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