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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 45 54 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 6 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.77% 1.20% 5.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 1.27% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 28
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £36,450
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
515 474 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.02% 94.61% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 425 412 434
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,900 £62,500
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
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 24 April 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 8 (36.36%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 5 (22.73%) CSS
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 5 (22.73%) Web Design
5 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (18.18%) MVC
6 4 (18.18%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
7 3 (13.64%) Apple Swift
7 3 (13.64%) User Experience
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.64%) Aerospace
7 3 (13.64%) GIS
7 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
7 3 (13.64%) Military
7 3 (13.64%) Xamarin.iOS
7 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
7 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
7 3 (13.64%) Spring
8 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) Ajax
8 2 (9.09%) TDD
8 2 (9.09%) Web Development
8 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
8 2 (9.09%) AngularJS

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (13.64%) Aerospace
1 3 (13.64%) Military
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 6 (27.27%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
5 3 (13.64%) Spring
5 3 (13.64%) Xamarin.iOS
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.09%) HTML5
6 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.09%) Ajax
6 2 (9.09%) Spring MVC
6 2 (9.09%) JDBC
6 2 (9.09%) JSP
6 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 2 (9.09%) XSLT
7 1 (4.55%) LINQ
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 3 (13.64%) GIS
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) Web Design
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
4 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
5 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (9.09%) OOD
5 2 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) Objective-C
4 3 (13.64%) Apple Swift
5 2 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) Google