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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 80 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 26 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.00% 3.84% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 3.98% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 40
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1250 1031 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.23% 96.45% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1046 871 1001
Average salary £37,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 -10 13 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Salisbury - 5 £33,000 -
Chippenham -23 1 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (85.42%) Software Engineering
2 28 (58.33%) Java
3 24 (50.00%) Degree
4 22 (45.83%) C
5 21 (43.75%) C++
6 13 (27.08%) C#
6 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (25.00%) SQL
8 11 (22.92%) Scrum
9 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 10 (20.83%) UNIX
9 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
10 9 (18.75%) HTML
10 9 (18.75%) CSS
11 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
12 7 (14.58%) .NET
12 7 (14.58%) UML
12 7 (14.58%) Mathematics
12 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
13 6 (12.50%) Delphi
13 6 (12.50%) Linux
13 6 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
13 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
13 6 (12.50%) Python
13 6 (12.50%) OOD
13 6 (12.50%) Fortran
13 6 (12.50%) Aerospace
13 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
13 6 (12.50%) LTE
13 6 (12.50%) Mentoring

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.25%) IIS
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) LTE
2 5 (10.42%) 4G
2 5 (10.42%) Wireless
3 4 (8.33%) VoIP
4 2 (4.17%) WiMAX
4 2 (4.17%) Broadband
5 1 (2.08%) VoLTE
5 1 (2.08%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Subversion
2 4 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.25%) JUnit
4 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.17%) JIRA
4 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 4 (8.33%) Automotive
3 4 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) HTML
1 9 (18.75%) CSS
2 7 (14.58%) .NET
3 5 (10.42%) J2EE
3 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.42%) EJB
3 5 (10.42%) JPA
4 3 (6.25%) XML
4 3 (6.25%) POSIX
4 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.25%) Spring
5 1 (2.08%) Ajax
5 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.08%) LINQ
5 1 (2.08%) jQuery
5 1 (2.08%) SOAP
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
5 1 (2.08%) ADO.NET
5 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.58%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.17%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) UNIX
2 6 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (85.42%) Software Engineering
2 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.92%) Scrum
4 7 (14.58%) UML
5 6 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 6 (12.50%) OOD
5 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.25%) Line Management
8 2 (4.17%) TDD
8 2 (4.17%) MVC
9 1 (2.08%) Validation
9 1 (2.08%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.08%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.08%) Requirements Management
9 1 (2.08%) Web Development
9 1 (2.08%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.08%) OO
9 1 (2.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) Java
2 22 (45.83%) C
3 21 (43.75%) C++
4 13 (27.08%) C#
5 12 (25.00%) SQL
6 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.50%) Delphi
7 6 (12.50%) Python
7 6 (12.50%) Fortran
8 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
9 4 (8.33%) Perl
10 3 (6.25%) Embedded C
11 2 (4.17%) Embedded C++
11 2 (4.17%) Ruby
12 1 (2.08%) Groovy
12 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
12 1 (2.08%) Assembly Language
12 1 (2.08%) PHP
12 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) JBoss
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
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