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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 59 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.86% 1.78% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.84% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 9
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -22.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
546 544 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 94.30% 96.80% 98.48%
Number of salaries quoted 507 434 423
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (88.24%) C#
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) MVC
3 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
4 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
7 6 (35.29%) Data Management
8 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
8 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 5 (29.41%) HTML
9 4 (23.53%) Degree
10 3 (17.65%) jQuery
10 3 (17.65%) SDLC
10 3 (17.65%) Web Development
10 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (17.65%) CSS
10 3 (17.65%) Automotive
10 3 (17.65%) Publishing
11 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (11.76%) SOAP
11 2 (11.76%) XML
11 2 (11.76%) Java
11 2 (11.76%) IIS
11 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (11.76%) Line Management
11 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
11 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (11.76%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Automotive
1 3 (17.65%) Publishing
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (29.41%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 2 (11.76%) Ajax
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) SOAP
6 2 (11.76%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) CSS3
7 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.88%) HTML5
7 1 (5.88%) JSP
7 1 (5.88%) LINQ
7 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
3 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) Progress 4GL
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Progress
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