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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 85 59 63
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.15% 3.16% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 3.28% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 32
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £27,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,900 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
982 1066 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.24% 96.30% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 875 844 861
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,630 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 -11 4 £42,500 +11.84% 2
Swindon -15 4 £32,500 +12.06%
Salisbury 0 1 £29,000 -
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
3 19 (48.72%) Java
3 19 (48.72%) Degree
4 18 (46.15%) C#
4 18 (46.15%) .NET
5 15 (38.46%) Spring
5 15 (38.46%) MVC
6 14 (35.90%) J2EE
6 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
6 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (33.33%) HTML
7 13 (33.33%) Web Services
8 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
9 9 (23.08%) SOA
9 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 9 (23.08%) High Availability
9 9 (23.08%) RESTful
9 9 (23.08%) API Development
10 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
10 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
10 8 (20.51%) SQL
10 8 (20.51%) XML
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.95%) Windows
11 7 (17.95%) Linux
11 7 (17.95%) Oracle
12 6 (15.38%) Selenium
12 6 (15.38%) WPF
12 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 3 (7.69%) JBoss
1 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.13%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
1 6 (15.38%) Maven
1 6 (15.38%) Selenium
2 4 (10.26%) Ant
2 4 (10.26%) Hudson
2 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.26%) JMeter
2 4 (10.26%) NetBeans
3 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.13%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.38%) Back Office
2 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.13%) Automotive
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) .NET
2 15 (38.46%) Spring
3 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
3 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (35.90%) J2EE
4 13 (33.33%) HTML
4 13 (33.33%) Web Services
5 9 (23.08%) RESTful
6 8 (20.51%) XML
7 6 (15.38%) CSS
7 6 (15.38%) SOAP
7 6 (15.38%) WPF
8 4 (10.26%) EJB
8 4 (10.26%) EJB 3.0
8 4 (10.26%) HTML5
8 4 (10.26%) Java EE
8 4 (10.26%) JPA
8 4 (10.26%) JSF
8 4 (10.26%) LINQ
8 4 (10.26%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Unix
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) MVC
3 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 9 (23.08%) API Development
4 9 (23.08%) High Availability
4 9 (23.08%) SOA
5 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.38%) BDD
6 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.38%) Web Development
7 5 (12.82%) Scrum
8 4 (10.26%) Integration Testing
8 4 (10.26%) OO
8 4 (10.26%) Project Management
8 4 (10.26%) Software Testing
8 4 (10.26%) TDD
9 3 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
10 2 (5.13%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) Java
2 18 (46.15%) C#
3 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) SQL
5 3 (7.69%) C++
5 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (48.72%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Google
2 3 (7.69%) Sybase
Chippenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago