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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 65 58 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 15 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.92% 2.41% 5.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 2.48% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 23
Average salary £39,250 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.02% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £36,900 £46,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
625 605 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.01% 97.11% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 496 493 351
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 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 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) CMS
4 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) OOP
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
6 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
6 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
6 2 (18.18%) Physics
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 2 (18.18%) C++
6 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 2 (18.18%) PHP
6 2 (18.18%) SQL

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (36.36%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) Umbraco
2 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (9.09%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SS7
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
1 1 (9.09%) LTE
1 1 (9.09%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 2 (18.18%) Physics
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) OOP
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Sage
Swindon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 13 days ago