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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 76 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 23 29 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.14% 2.92% 5.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 3.04% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 26 57
Average salary £40,000 £37,972 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.34% +8.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £29,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1034 953 1120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.28% 95.97% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 882 837 1021
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £55,000
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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Swindon -12 12 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Chippenham -1 4 £40,000 +300.00% 1
Warminster - 2 £36,750 -
Melksham - 1 £42,500 -
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 40 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 28 (62.22%) C++
3 22 (48.89%) C#
4 21 (46.67%) C
4 21 (46.67%) Degree
5 17 (37.78%) Java
6 16 (35.56%) .NET
7 14 (31.11%) SQL
8 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 12 (26.67%) HTML
8 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
8 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
9 11 (24.44%) UML
9 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
10 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 10 (22.22%) Windows
11 9 (20.00%) Web Services
11 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (17.78%) jQuery
13 7 (15.56%) Web Development
13 7 (15.56%) Linux
14 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
14 6 (13.33%) OOD
14 6 (13.33%) MVC
14 6 (13.33%) Advertising
14 6 (13.33%) Debian
14 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (13.33%) Wind River
14 6 (13.33%) CentOS
14 6 (13.33%) Analytics

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (4.44%) JBoss
1 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.22%) Wireless
2 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.22%) FitNesse
General
1 6 (13.33%) Advertising
2 4 (8.89%) Aerospace
2 4 (8.89%) Automotive
3 2 (4.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Billing
4 1 (2.22%) Electronics
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) .NET
2 12 (26.67%) HTML
3 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 9 (20.00%) Web Services
5 8 (17.78%) jQuery
6 5 (11.11%) XML
7 4 (8.89%) CSS
7 4 (8.89%) J2EE
8 3 (6.67%) Struts
8 3 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (4.44%) JSP
10 1 (2.22%) SOAP
10 1 (2.22%) STL
10 1 (2.22%) MFC
10 1 (2.22%) Qt
10 1 (2.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.22%) HTML5
10 1 (2.22%) CSS3
10 1 (2.22%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.67%) CAN bus
2 3 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (6.67%) Neural Network
3 1 (2.22%) Physics
3 1 (2.22%) ASIC
3 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Debian
3 6 (13.33%) CentOS
4 5 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 11 (24.44%) UML
3 7 (15.56%) Web Development
4 6 (13.33%) OOD
4 6 (13.33%) MVC
4 6 (13.33%) Analytics
4 6 (13.33%) Data Transformation
5 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.89%) OO
6 4 (8.89%) Quality Management
6 4 (8.89%) Logistics
6 4 (8.89%) QMS
6 4 (8.89%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Pattern Recognition
7 3 (6.67%) Digital Signal Processing
7 3 (6.67%) Signal Processing
7 3 (6.67%) Machine Learning
7 3 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) C++
2 22 (48.89%) C#
3 21 (46.67%) C
4 17 (37.78%) Java
5 14 (31.11%) SQL
6 12 (26.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (8.89%) Delphi
7 4 (8.89%) Fortran
8 3 (6.67%) Python
9 2 (4.44%) Ruby
10 1 (2.22%) Assembly Language
10 1 (2.22%) VB
10 1 (2.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) Degree
2 12 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) PhD
4 1 (2.22%) ISEB
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.33%) Wind River
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) IBM
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