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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 63 47 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.67% 2.77% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 2.87% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 6
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
556 523 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 92.82% 96.49% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 504 435 418
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) LINQ
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (20.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) LINQ
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 2 (20.00%) Ajax
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (20.00%) JSON
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) CSS3
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
Swindon
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago