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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 71 76 48
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 24 20 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.22% 1.80% 5.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.86% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 51
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1032 1074 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.29% 96.67% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 949 912 854
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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 +7 12 £45,000 +104.54% 1
Swindon -4 4 £37,500 +29.31%
Salisbury - 4 £29,000 - 1
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (57.89%) C#
3 43 (56.58%) .NET
4 38 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 32 (42.11%) Java
5 32 (42.11%) Windows
6 31 (40.79%) Software Engineering
7 30 (39.47%) Degree
8 27 (35.53%) MVC
9 22 (28.95%) WPF
10 20 (26.32%) Spring
11 18 (23.68%) Computer Science
11 18 (23.68%) Web Services
11 18 (23.68%) SQL
12 17 (22.37%) HTML
13 16 (21.05%) J2EE
13 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
14 15 (19.74%) XML
15 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (17.11%) BDD
16 13 (17.11%) Linux
16 13 (17.11%) OO
17 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
17 12 (15.79%) Oracle
17 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
18 11 (14.47%) SOAP
18 11 (14.47%) Eclipse
18 11 (14.47%) Maven
19 10 (13.16%) TDD
19 10 (13.16%) Selenium

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 4 (5.26%) JBoss
1 4 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 4 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.63%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.84%) MongoDB
3 7 (9.21%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.63%) MySQL
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) Eclipse
1 11 (14.47%) Maven
2 10 (13.16%) Selenium
2 10 (13.16%) Visual Studio
3 9 (11.84%) Hudson
3 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
4 8 (10.53%) NetBeans
5 7 (9.21%) Ant
5 7 (9.21%) JMeter
6 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 10 (13.16%) Back Office
2 4 (5.26%) Automotive
2 4 (5.26%) Publishing
3 2 (2.63%) Advertising
3 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.63%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Games
3 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (56.58%) .NET
2 22 (28.95%) WPF
3 20 (26.32%) Spring
4 18 (23.68%) Web Services
5 17 (22.37%) HTML
6 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 16 (21.05%) J2EE
7 15 (19.74%) XML
8 14 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (14.47%) SOAP
10 10 (13.16%) .NET Framework
10 10 (13.16%) Java EE
11 9 (11.84%) REST
11 9 (11.84%) RESTful
11 9 (11.84%) Servlets
12 7 (9.21%) EJB
12 7 (9.21%) EJB 3.0
12 7 (9.21%) JPA
12 7 (9.21%) JSF
13 5 (6.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.63%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (42.11%) Windows
2 13 (17.11%) Linux
3 9 (11.84%) Unix
4 7 (9.21%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (61.84%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (40.79%) Software Engineering
3 27 (35.53%) MVC
4 13 (17.11%) BDD
4 13 (17.11%) OO
5 12 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 10 (13.16%) TDD
7 9 (11.84%) API Development
7 9 (11.84%) High Availability
7 9 (11.84%) SOA
8 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.21%) Data Management
9 7 (9.21%) Multithreading
9 7 (9.21%) Project Management
9 7 (9.21%) Software Testing
10 6 (7.89%) Integration Testing
11 5 (6.58%) MVVM
11 5 (6.58%) Scrum
11 5 (6.58%) Web Development
12 4 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.89%) C#
2 32 (42.11%) Java
3 18 (23.68%) SQL
4 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.21%) C++
6 2 (2.63%) PHP
7 1 (1.32%) C
7 1 (1.32%) Progress 4GL
7 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (39.47%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 12 (15.79%) Oracle
2 4 (5.26%) Google
2 4 (5.26%) Sybase
3 1 (1.32%) Progress
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