The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 70 50 33
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 26 42 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.15% 4.23% 6.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 4.42% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 24 38 78
Average salary £38,750 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.63% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £30,150 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £37,650 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Software Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1165 950 1183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.44% 95.77% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 978 794 1054
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,966 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham -10 11 £30,500 -18.66% 1
Salisbury - 4 £40,000 -
Swindon -26 2 £37,500 +4.16%
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 37 (71.15%) C#
2 35 (67.31%) .NET
3 33 (63.46%) SQL Server
3 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET
4 28 (53.85%) SQL
5 25 (48.08%) MVC
6 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
8 13 (25.00%) HTML
9 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (23.08%) OO
10 11 (21.15%) Java
10 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
10 11 (21.15%) Back Office
10 11 (21.15%) Degree
11 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
11 10 (19.23%) WCF
11 10 (19.23%) Oracle
12 9 (17.31%) CRM
12 9 (17.31%) OOD
12 9 (17.31%) NHibernate
12 9 (17.31%) Web Development
12 9 (17.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 8 (15.38%) jQuery
13 8 (15.38%) UNIX
14 7 (13.46%) .NET Framework
14 7 (13.46%) Pair Programming
14 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
15 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (11.54%) IIS
2 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 2 (3.85%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Kentico
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) SS7
1 1 (1.92%) VoIP
1 1 (1.92%) VoLTE
1 1 (1.92%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (63.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.85%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.92%) MS Access
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (3.85%) Moq
2 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.85%) WATIR
2 2 (3.85%) JIRA
2 2 (3.85%) ReSharper
2 2 (3.85%) NUnit
2 2 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.85%) NCrunch
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (21.15%) Back Office
2 4 (7.69%) Local Government
3 3 (5.77%) Aerospace
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Automotive
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (67.31%) .NET
2 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET
3 23 (44.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (25.00%) HTML
5 10 (19.23%) WCF
6 9 (17.31%) NHibernate
6 9 (17.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 8 (15.38%) jQuery
8 7 (13.46%) .NET Framework
9 5 (9.62%) Java EE
10 4 (7.69%) CSS
11 3 (5.77%) XML
11 3 (5.77%) J2EE
11 3 (5.77%) Silverlight
11 3 (5.77%) LINQ
11 3 (5.77%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (5.77%) GWT
12 2 (3.85%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.85%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) UNIX
2 3 (5.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) MVC
2 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.08%) OO
3 9 (17.31%) CRM
3 9 (17.31%) OOD
3 9 (17.31%) Web Development
4 7 (13.46%) Pair Programming
5 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
5 6 (11.54%) Scrum
6 5 (9.62%) Time Management
6 5 (9.62%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.77%) OOP
9 2 (3.85%) BDD
9 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.85%) Refactoring
9 2 (3.85%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) C#
2 28 (53.85%) SQL
3 16 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 11 (21.15%) Java
5 6 (11.54%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.77%) VBA
6 3 (5.77%) C++
7 2 (3.85%) Ruby
7 2 (3.85%) C
7 2 (3.85%) VBScript
7 2 (3.85%) VB
8 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.23%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) JBoss
3 3 (5.77%) Sybase
3 3 (5.77%) Google
4 2 (3.85%) RedPrairie
4 2 (3.85%) Endeca
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 9 days ago