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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 49 61 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 17 4 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.78% 0.73% 3.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 0.77% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 20
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £32,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £42,750 £37,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
572 517 515
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 93.46% 94.69% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 522 444 437
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 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 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 21 (61.76%) C#
3 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 18 (52.94%) MVC
5 12 (35.29%) Java
5 12 (35.29%) Windows
6 11 (32.35%) HTML
6 11 (32.35%) SQL
7 10 (29.41%) CSS
8 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
8 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 8 (23.53%) Project Management
9 8 (23.53%) Automotive
9 8 (23.53%) Publishing
9 8 (23.53%) Degree
10 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
11 5 (14.71%) Web Services
11 5 (14.71%) Web Design
11 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (14.71%) User Experience
12 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (11.76%) TDD
12 4 (11.76%) Spring
13 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
13 3 (8.82%) Scrum
13 3 (8.82%) SOAP
13 3 (8.82%) JDBC
13 3 (8.82%) Mobile App

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.88%) NUnit
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.88%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (23.53%) Automotive
1 8 (23.53%) Publishing
2 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.88%) Military
3 1 (2.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 11 (32.35%) HTML
4 10 (29.41%) CSS
5 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (14.71%) Web Services
7 4 (11.76%) Spring
8 3 (8.82%) SOAP
8 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.82%) JDBC
9 2 (5.88%) JSP
9 2 (5.88%) XML
9 2 (5.88%) XSLT
9 2 (5.88%) JSON
9 2 (5.88%) Spring MVC
9 2 (5.88%) WCF
9 2 (5.88%) Ajax
9 2 (5.88%) Xamarin.iOS
9 2 (5.88%) jQuery
9 2 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) GIS
4 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) MVC
2 8 (23.53%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) Web Design
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) TDD
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) OOD
6 2 (5.88%) SOA
6 2 (5.88%) iOS Development
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Coaching
7 1 (2.94%) SDLC
7 1 (2.94%) Data Management
7 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) DSDM
7 1 (2.94%) Workflow
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 11 (32.35%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.88%) Apple Swift
6 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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