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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 76 76 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 24 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.10% 1.88% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.95% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
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
1092 1180 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 95.37% 96.33% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 976 992 791
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,966
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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
Chippenham - 10 £32,500 - 2
Swindon 0 3 £37,500 -14.28% 2
Salisbury -19 1 - - 1
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 42 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 26 (59.09%) C++
3 20 (45.45%) Windows
4 19 (43.18%) Linux
5 17 (38.64%) Java
5 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (34.09%) C#
7 14 (31.82%) C
8 12 (27.27%) UML
9 9 (20.45%) SQL
9 9 (20.45%) OO
9 9 (20.45%) Electronics
9 9 (20.45%) Algorithms
10 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
10 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 7 (15.91%) Embedded C
11 7 (15.91%) Eclipse
11 7 (15.91%) HTML
11 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
11 7 (15.91%) SOAP
11 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
11 7 (15.91%) TDD
11 7 (15.91%) NetBeans
11 7 (15.91%) Software Architecture
12 6 (13.64%) Scrum
12 6 (13.64%) Degree
12 6 (13.64%) Integration Testing
12 6 (13.64%) Web Services
12 6 (13.64%) XML
13 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (6.82%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) Simulink
3 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) VoIP
2 3 (6.82%) DHCP
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) IPv4
2 3 (6.82%) Firewall
2 3 (6.82%) LTE
3 2 (4.55%) Broadband
4 1 (2.27%) Intranet
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Eclipse
1 7 (15.91%) NetBeans
2 5 (11.36%) Subversion
2 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.82%) Maven
3 3 (6.82%) NUnit
3 3 (6.82%) Ant
4 2 (4.55%) JMeter
4 2 (4.55%) Selenium
4 2 (4.55%) Hudson
4 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.45%) Electronics
2 4 (9.09%) Games
2 4 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 3 (6.82%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Finance
4 2 (4.55%) Polish Language
4 2 (4.55%) Russian Language
4 2 (4.55%) Ukrainian Language
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
4 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.55%) Advertising
4 2 (4.55%) Military
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
4 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) HTML
1 7 (15.91%) SOAP
2 6 (13.64%) Web Services
2 6 (13.64%) XML
3 5 (11.36%) .NET
3 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.36%) jQuery
4 4 (9.09%) Spring
5 3 (6.82%) JSON
5 3 (6.82%) WCF
5 3 (6.82%) EJB
5 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.82%) JPA
5 3 (6.82%) EJB 3.0
5 3 (6.82%) HTML5
5 3 (6.82%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (6.82%) Servlets
6 2 (4.55%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (4.55%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Algorithms
2 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
4 4 (9.09%) User Experience
5 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.55%) Physics
5 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.27%) DTV
6 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Windows
2 19 (43.18%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) UNIX
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.27%) UML
4 9 (20.45%) OO
5 7 (15.91%) TDD
5 7 (15.91%) Software Testing
5 7 (15.91%) Software Architecture
6 6 (13.64%) Integration Testing
6 6 (13.64%) Scrum
7 4 (9.09%) OOP
7 4 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
8 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.82%) Multithreading
8 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.82%) SOA
8 3 (6.82%) MVC
9 2 (4.55%) Workflow
9 2 (4.55%) Image Processing
9 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (59.09%) C++
2 17 (38.64%) Java
3 15 (34.09%) C#
4 14 (31.82%) C
5 9 (20.45%) SQL
6 7 (15.91%) Embedded C
7 5 (11.36%) Python
8 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
9 3 (6.82%) Perl
9 3 (6.82%) Delphi
9 3 (6.82%) Ada
9 3 (6.82%) TypeScript
10 2 (4.55%) Objective-C
10 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
11 1 (2.27%) XAML
11 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (6.82%) KVM
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle
3 3 (6.82%) Borland
3 3 (6.82%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco
4 2 (4.55%) Minitab
5 1 (2.27%) Apple
5 1 (2.27%) SAP
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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