Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chippenham during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Developer
Wiltshire > Chippenham
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 23 64
Rank change year-on-year +8 +41 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 38 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 11.66% 8.37% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.76% 8.37% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 3
Chippenham median annual salary £32,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £19,875 £25,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £36,250 £45,750 £40,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +28.33% -14.29% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chippenham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Chippenham
Permanent vacancies in Chippenham with a recognized job title 323 239 352
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.08% 100.00% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 237 213 314
Chippenham median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,550 £25,900
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chippenham

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chippenham.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Chippenham

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Chippenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in Chippenham.

Salary trend for Software Developer in Chippenham

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Chippenham over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Chippenham

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chippenham region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 18 (47.37%) RESTful
2 17 (44.74%) Smart Meter
2 17 (44.74%) Marketing
2 17 (44.74%) Renewable Energy
2 17 (44.74%) Collaborative Working
3 15 (39.47%) Apple iOS
3 15 (39.47%) Subversion
4 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
5 12 (31.58%) Android
6 11 (28.95%) Java
6 11 (28.95%) User Experience
7 8 (21.05%) iOS Development
7 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
8 7 (18.42%) SQL
8 7 (18.42%) Back Office
8 7 (18.42%) Eclipse
8 7 (18.42%) Cocoa
8 7 (18.42%) Objective-C
8 7 (18.42%) NetBeans
8 7 (18.42%) Mercurial
8 7 (18.42%) Core Animation
8 7 (18.42%) Animation
8 7 (18.42%) Core Data
8 7 (18.42%) Apple Swift
8 7 (18.42%) Cocoa Touch
9 6 (15.79%) Push Notifications
9 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.79%) Apple
10 5 (13.16%) Scrum
10 5 (13.16%) OO

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chippenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Subversion
2 14 (36.84%) Git (software)
3 7 (18.42%) Eclipse
3 7 (18.42%) Mercurial
3 7 (18.42%) NetBeans
4 4 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.53%) Selenium
5 3 (7.89%) JUnit
5 3 (7.89%) Maven
5 3 (7.89%) Protractor
5 3 (7.89%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.63%) Ant
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (2.63%) JIRA
6 1 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
General
1 17 (44.74%) Marketing
2 7 (18.42%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) RESTful
2 7 (18.42%) Cocoa
2 7 (18.42%) Cocoa Touch
2 7 (18.42%) Core Animation
2 7 (18.42%) Core Data
3 4 (10.53%) .NET
3 4 (10.53%) Android SDK
3 4 (10.53%) HTML
4 3 (7.89%) CSS
4 3 (7.89%) Node.js
4 3 (7.89%) React
4 3 (7.89%) REST
5 1 (2.63%) jQuery
5 1 (2.63%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) Renewable Energy
1 17 (44.74%) Smart Meter
2 11 (28.95%) User Experience
3 7 (18.42%) Animation
4 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Apple iOS
2 12 (31.58%) Android
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
4 2 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Collaborative Working
2 8 (21.05%) iOS Development
3 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.79%) Push Notifications
4 5 (13.16%) Android Development
4 5 (13.16%) OO
4 5 (13.16%) Scrum
4 5 (13.16%) TDD
4 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.53%) BDD
5 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (7.89%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (7.89%) Monetization
6 3 (7.89%) OOP
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) SDLC
6 3 (7.89%) Secure Coding
6 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.42%) Apple Swift
3 7 (18.42%) Objective-C
3 7 (18.42%) SQL
4 4 (10.53%) C#
4 4 (10.53%) TypeScript
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) C
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Apple
2 4 (10.53%) Google