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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 80 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 26 38 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.14% 3.49% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 3.62% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 36
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £36,900 £46,750
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
1159 1049 996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.31% 96.24% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 969 889 912
Average salary £37,500 £38,294 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.07% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 October 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 October 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
Swindon -7 6 £39,250 +9.02% 1
Chippenham -20 4 £35,500 -16.47%
Salisbury - 4 £27,500 -
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 33 (70.21%) C#
2 29 (61.70%) .NET
3 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
4 26 (55.32%) ASP.NET
5 20 (42.55%) SQL
5 20 (42.55%) MVC
6 16 (34.04%) Java
7 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (27.66%) WCF
8 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
8 13 (27.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (25.53%) Oracle
10 11 (23.40%) jQuery
11 10 (21.28%) Unit Testing
11 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (21.28%) VB.NET
12 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
12 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
12 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
13 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
13 8 (17.02%) Degree
13 8 (17.02%) OO
13 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
13 8 (17.02%) UNIX
13 8 (17.02%) HTML
14 7 (14.89%) CSS
14 7 (14.89%) OOD
14 7 (14.89%) Aerospace
14 7 (14.89%) NHibernate
14 7 (14.89%) Pair Programming

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (8.51%) CMS
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.38%) JBoss
2 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.26%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.26%) Confluence
4 1 (2.13%) Kentico
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) VoLTE
1 1 (2.13%) LTE
1 1 (2.13%) SS7
1 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.38%) MS Access
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (4.26%) RavenDB
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (4.26%) NUnit
3 2 (4.26%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) ReSharper
3 2 (4.26%) WATIR
3 2 (4.26%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (4.26%) Moq
3 2 (4.26%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.26%) NCrunch
3 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.13%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (14.89%) Aerospace
2 4 (8.51%) Back Office
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Automotive
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (61.70%) .NET
2 26 (55.32%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (27.66%) WCF
4 13 (27.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 11 (23.40%) jQuery
6 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
6 8 (17.02%) HTML
7 7 (14.89%) CSS
7 7 (14.89%) NHibernate
7 7 (14.89%) Silverlight
7 7 (14.89%) LINQ
8 5 (10.64%) Java EE
9 3 (6.38%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (6.38%) GWT
9 3 (6.38%) J2EE
10 2 (4.26%) Web Services
10 2 (4.26%) MSMQ
10 2 (4.26%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.26%) Physics
4 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) UNIX
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) MVC
2 10 (21.28%) Unit Testing
2 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.02%) OO
4 7 (14.89%) OOD
4 7 (14.89%) Pair Programming
5 5 (10.64%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (10.64%) Time Management
5 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.38%) TDD
6 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.38%) OOP
7 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.26%) ERP
7 2 (4.26%) Migration
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
7 2 (4.26%) Refactoring
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.26%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (70.21%) C#
2 20 (42.55%) SQL
3 16 (34.04%) Java
4 10 (21.28%) VB.NET
5 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.38%) C++
6 3 (6.38%) VBA
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) Ruby
8 1 (2.13%) VC++
8 1 (2.13%) VB
8 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.02%) Degree
3 7 (14.89%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.53%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Google
3 3 (6.38%) Sybase
4 2 (4.26%) Sage
4 2 (4.26%) Endeca
4 2 (4.26%) RedPrairie
4 2 (4.26%) Sitecore
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Microsoft Certifications
Posted: 14 days ago