The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 77 77 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 15 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.34% 1.79% 3.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.90% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 29
Average salary £46,500 £39,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
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
1068 1000 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.36% 94.43% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 838 883 834
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,700 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Salisbury +4 7 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Swindon -12 2 £37,000 +34.54%
Chippenham -1 1 - - 2
Bradford-on-Avon - 1 £40,000 -
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 38 (97.44%) Software Engineering
2 29 (74.36%) C++
3 21 (53.85%) C
4 15 (38.46%) Linux
5 14 (35.90%) C#
6 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
7 11 (28.21%) .NET
7 11 (28.21%) Degree
8 10 (25.64%) Windows
8 10 (25.64%) Algorithms
9 9 (23.08%) Electronics
9 9 (23.08%) SQL
10 8 (20.51%) HTML
10 8 (20.51%) Java
10 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
10 8 (20.51%) UML
10 8 (20.51%) Embedded C
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.95%) Advertising
11 7 (17.95%) Web Services
11 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
12 6 (15.38%) CentOS
12 6 (15.38%) jQuery
12 6 (15.38%) Wind River
12 6 (15.38%) Analytics
12 6 (15.38%) Data Transformation
12 6 (15.38%) Web Development
12 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.56%) Wireless
2 1 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (10.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (23.08%) Electronics
2 7 (17.95%) Advertising
3 4 (10.26%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.13%) Finance
5 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.56%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 8 (20.51%) HTML
3 7 (17.95%) Web Services
4 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 6 (15.38%) jQuery
5 5 (12.82%) XML
6 4 (10.26%) J2EE
7 3 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (7.69%) STL
7 3 (7.69%) Struts
7 3 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (5.13%) OpenGL
8 2 (5.13%) DirectX
8 2 (5.13%) JSP
9 1 (2.56%) MFC
9 1 (2.56%) WPF
9 1 (2.56%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (7.69%) Neural Network
2 3 (7.69%) CAN bus
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) Physics
3 2 (5.13%) DTV
4 1 (2.56%) ASIC
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) Windows
3 6 (15.38%) Debian
3 6 (15.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Software Engineering
2 8 (20.51%) UML
3 6 (15.38%) OO
3 6 (15.38%) Web Development
3 6 (15.38%) Analytics
3 6 (15.38%) Data Transformation
4 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
4 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.26%) Logistics
5 4 (10.26%) Quality Management
5 4 (10.26%) MVC
5 4 (10.26%) Embedded Software Development
5 4 (10.26%) Pattern Recognition
5 4 (10.26%) Digital Signal Processing
5 4 (10.26%) Signal Processing
5 4 (10.26%) QMS
6 3 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (7.69%) Machine Learning
6 3 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) C++
2 21 (53.85%) C
3 14 (35.90%) C#
4 9 (23.08%) SQL
5 8 (20.51%) Java
5 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 8 (20.51%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.13%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) PhD
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 6 (15.38%) Wind River
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 2 (5.13%) Minitab
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) Borland
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + Home Work +
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-43,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares, pension, bonus, salary review
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
360 Resourcing
Salary: £18k - 23k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Salisbury
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago