The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 52 29 38
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 11 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.14% 5.58% 3.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 5.83% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 9
Average salary £27,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
491 463 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.34% 95.66% 92.01%
Number of salaries quoted 430 422 433
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Engineer
Wiltshire

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Swindon region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Swindon

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 26 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 19 (59.38%) .NET
3 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 18 (56.25%) OO
3 18 (56.25%) Telecoms
4 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
4 15 (46.88%) C++
4 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 15 (46.88%) .NET Framework
5 14 (43.75%) OOP
5 14 (43.75%) Scrum
6 13 (40.63%) C
7 11 (34.38%) C#
7 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
7 11 (34.38%) jQuery
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (31.25%) Ajax
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (31.25%) LINQ
8 10 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 10 (31.25%) Digital Media
8 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
8 10 (31.25%) HTML
8 10 (31.25%) VB.NET
8 10 (31.25%) ADO.NET
8 10 (31.25%) CSS
8 10 (31.25%) ERP
8 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (31.25%) Project Management

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Wireless
1 7 (21.88%) LTE
1 7 (21.88%) 4G
2 2 (6.25%) PPP
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
3 1 (3.13%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) .NET
2 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 15 (46.88%) .NET Framework
4 11 (34.38%) jQuery
5 10 (31.25%) Ajax
5 10 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 10 (31.25%) LINQ
5 10 (31.25%) HTML
5 10 (31.25%) CSS
5 10 (31.25%) ADO.NET
6 7 (21.88%) POSIX
7 4 (12.50%) Web Services
8 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Digital Media
2 5 (15.63%) Device Driver
3 4 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (9.38%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.13%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (3.13%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) Software Engineering
2 18 (56.25%) OO
3 14 (43.75%) Scrum
3 14 (43.75%) OOP
4 10 (31.25%) ERP
4 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (31.25%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) MVC
5 4 (12.50%) SOA
5 4 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (9.38%) Multithreading
6 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Web Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (46.88%) C++
1 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) C
3 11 (34.38%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 10 (31.25%) VB.NET
5 6 (18.75%) Python
6 4 (12.50%) VC++
6 4 (12.50%) VB
6 4 (12.50%) Perl
7 3 (9.38%) Java
8 2 (6.25%) Ruby
9 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 7816
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