The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chippenham during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Software Engineer
Wiltshire / Chippenham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 35 28
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 1.75% 1.67% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.67% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Median salary £47,500 £43,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.46% +43.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £43,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £55,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chippenham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Chippenham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 112 180 156
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chippenham 98.25% 100.00% 99.36%
Number of salaries quoted 96 152 146
Median salary £37,500 £34,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.48% +5.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,700 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chippenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chippenham that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Chippenham

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Chippenham

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chippenham region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (93.33%) C++
2 14 (93.33%) Linux
2 14 (93.33%) Unix
3 12 (80.00%) Embedded C++
3 12 (80.00%) Degree
4 11 (73.33%) Embedded Linux
5 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
5 10 (66.67%) SDLC
5 10 (66.67%) Manufacturing
5 10 (66.67%) OOP
5 10 (66.67%) OO
5 10 (66.67%) Master's Degree
5 10 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (60.00%) SQL
6 9 (60.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 9 (60.00%) Integration Testing
7 7 (46.67%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (33.33%) .NET
8 5 (33.33%) Java
9 4 (26.67%) C
10 2 (13.33%) Windows
10 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
11 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management

Software Engineer 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:

General
1 10 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 7 (46.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Linux
1 14 (93.33%) Unix
2 11 (73.33%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) OO
2 10 (66.67%) OOP
2 10 (66.67%) SDLC
3 9 (60.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C++
2 12 (80.00%) Embedded C++
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) C
6 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (66.67%) Master's Degree