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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 79 56 59
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 21 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.77% 3.64% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.84% 3.79% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 40
Average salary £40,250 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.84% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
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
1142 949 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.37% 95.96% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 960 789 1069
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,966 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -5 15 £43,750 +25.00%
Salisbury - 2 £33,000 - 2
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (87.23%) Software Engineering
2 26 (55.32%) Java
3 23 (48.94%) C
4 22 (46.81%) C++
5 20 (42.55%) Degree
6 13 (27.66%) Telecoms
7 12 (25.53%) C#
7 12 (25.53%) Scrum
8 10 (21.28%) LTE
8 10 (21.28%) SQL
8 10 (21.28%) Linux
9 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
9 9 (19.15%) Wireless
9 9 (19.15%) 4G
10 8 (17.02%) .NET
10 8 (17.02%) HTML
10 8 (17.02%) Python
10 8 (17.02%) CSS
10 8 (17.02%) UNIX
11 7 (14.89%) POSIX
11 7 (14.89%) Subversion
12 6 (12.77%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
12 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
12 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
12 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
12 6 (12.77%) Perl
13 5 (10.64%) J2EE
13 5 (10.64%) UML
13 5 (10.64%) OOA/OOD

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
2 3 (6.38%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) LTE
2 9 (19.15%) 4G
2 9 (19.15%) Wireless
3 4 (8.51%) VoIP
4 2 (4.26%) WiMAX
4 2 (4.26%) Broadband
5 1 (2.13%) VoLTE
5 1 (2.13%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) MySQL
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Subversion
2 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
3 4 (8.51%) JIRA
3 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.38%) JUnit
General
1 13 (27.66%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.51%) Aerospace
3 3 (6.38%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Automotive
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) HTML
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
1 8 (17.02%) CSS
2 7 (14.89%) POSIX
3 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
4 5 (10.64%) EJB
4 5 (10.64%) J2EE
4 5 (10.64%) JPA
5 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (6.38%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.38%) Spring
5 3 (6.38%) XML
6 1 (2.13%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.13%) Ajax
6 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.13%) LINQ
6 1 (2.13%) jQuery
6 1 (2.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.13%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Device Driver
2 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.38%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) UNIX
3 6 (12.77%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (87.23%) Software Engineering
2 12 (25.53%) Scrum
3 5 (10.64%) Unit Testing
3 5 (10.64%) UML
3 5 (10.64%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
3 5 (10.64%) OOD
4 4 (8.51%) MVC
4 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.51%) TDD
5 3 (6.38%) Multithreading
5 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.38%) SOA
5 3 (6.38%) OO
6 1 (2.13%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.13%) Validation
6 1 (2.13%) DevOps
6 1 (2.13%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) C
3 22 (46.81%) C++
4 12 (25.53%) C#
5 10 (21.28%) SQL
6 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
7 8 (17.02%) Python
8 6 (12.77%) Perl
9 5 (10.64%) Shell Script
10 4 (8.51%) Fortran
10 4 (8.51%) Delphi
11 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
12 2 (4.26%) Embedded C++
13 1 (2.13%) Ruby
13 1 (2.13%) Groovy
13 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
13 1 (2.13%) PHP
13 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (6.38%) Oracle
1 3 (6.38%) JBoss
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
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