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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 70 62 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 22 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.17% 2.66% 3.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.31% 2.84% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 24
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,750 £39,250
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
954 916 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 94.18% 93.66% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 763 813 754
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,350 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 0 8 £50,000 +17.64% 4
Chippenham +8 5 £36,000 -28.00% 1
Swindon -8 1 £37,000 +18.40% 2
Warminster - 1 £39,000 -
Bradford-on-Avon - 1 £40,000 -
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (97.62%) Software Engineering
2 32 (76.19%) C++
3 24 (57.14%) C
4 20 (47.62%) Linux
5 13 (30.95%) Electronics
5 13 (30.95%) Windows
5 13 (30.95%) Algorithms
6 12 (28.57%) C#
6 12 (28.57%) Java
7 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
7 11 (26.19%) Embedded C
8 10 (23.81%) SQL
8 10 (23.81%) .NET
9 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 9 (21.43%) HTML
9 9 (21.43%) Degree
10 8 (19.05%) Advertising
10 8 (19.05%) UML
10 8 (19.05%) Web Services
11 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (16.67%) jQuery
11 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (14.29%) Debian
12 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
12 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
12 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
12 6 (14.29%) Analytics
12 6 (14.29%) Data Transformation

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) DHCP
1 2 (4.76%) IPv4
1 2 (4.76%) DNS
1 2 (4.76%) Firewall
1 2 (4.76%) LTE
2 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) NetBeans
General
1 13 (30.95%) Electronics
2 8 (19.05%) Advertising
3 4 (9.52%) Marketing
4 3 (7.14%) Aerospace
4 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.76%) Finance
5 2 (4.76%) Military
6 1 (2.38%) Billing
6 1 (2.38%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) .NET
2 9 (21.43%) HTML
3 8 (19.05%) Web Services
4 7 (16.67%) jQuery
5 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.52%) XML
7 3 (7.14%) Struts
7 3 (7.14%) J2EE
8 2 (4.76%) STL
8 2 (4.76%) JSP
8 2 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (4.76%) OpenGL
8 2 (4.76%) DirectX
8 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.76%) Spring
8 2 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (2.38%) Cocoa Touch
9 1 (2.38%) Qt
9 1 (2.38%) REST
9 1 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Algorithms
2 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) DTV
4 2 (4.76%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (4.76%) Neural Network
4 2 (4.76%) Physics
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) CAN bus
5 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 20 (47.62%) Linux
2 13 (30.95%) Windows
3 6 (14.29%) Debian
3 6 (14.29%) CentOS
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.38%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) UNIX
5 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) Software Engineering
2 8 (19.05%) UML
3 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.29%) Analytics
4 6 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 5 (11.90%) OO
6 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.52%) Web Development
6 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (7.14%) Pattern Recognition
7 3 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) Digital Signal Processing
7 3 (7.14%) Signal Processing
7 3 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 3 (7.14%) QMS
7 3 (7.14%) Logistics
7 3 (7.14%) Scrum
7 3 (7.14%) MVC
7 3 (7.14%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) C++
2 24 (57.14%) C
3 12 (28.57%) C#
3 12 (28.57%) Java
4 11 (26.19%) Embedded C
5 10 (23.81%) SQL
6 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.14%) Python
8 2 (4.76%) Perl
8 2 (4.76%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (4.76%) KVM
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 6 (14.29%) Wind River
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) SAP
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco
2 2 (4.76%) IBM
2 2 (4.76%) VMware
2 2 (4.76%) Minitab
3 1 (2.38%) Apple
3 1 (2.38%) Borland
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Headline Consulting Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Pension + Home Work + More
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
DSTL
Salary: Up to £41,500 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
DSTL
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Boscombe Down, near Salisbury
QinetiQ
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago