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

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 89 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.47% 1.97% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 2.04% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 23
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,972
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,950 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1024 1079 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.43% 96.77% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 939 918 845
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
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 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 9 February 2016.

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 9 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
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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 +2 1 £35,000 -24.73%
Warminster -2 1 £22,000 -40.13%
Swindon -3 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) C++
4 7 (43.75%) UML
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) VoIP
5 5 (31.25%) C
5 5 (31.25%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) Python
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) Electronics
6 4 (25.00%) QA
6 4 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (18.75%) Subversion
7 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 3 (18.75%) Java
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
8 2 (12.50%) XML
8 2 (12.50%) MySQL
8 2 (12.50%) HTML
8 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
8 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
8 2 (12.50%) Eclipse

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) 3G
2 1 (6.25%) 4G
2 1 (6.25%) Broadband
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (18.75%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (12.50%) NetBeans
3 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 4 (25.00%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (6.25%) Games
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) CryEngine
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) Havok
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
3 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) UML
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) Game Development
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) C
4 4 (25.00%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) Embedded C
7 1 (6.25%) Ada
7 1 (6.25%) Delphi
7 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
7 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.25%) Perl
7 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Borland
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) VMware