Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chippenham during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

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
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 33 62
Rank change year-on-year +9 +29 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 20 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 6.67% 5.60% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.71% 5.65% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 4
Chippenham median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +2.27% +17.33%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £40,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,625 £57,650
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%

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 298 230 357
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.33% 99.14% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 228 204 316
Chippenham median annual salary £35,000 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,375 £47,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chippenham

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

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
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Chippenham over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Chippenham

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (70.00%) Scrum
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) C
4 9 (45.00%) C++
4 9 (45.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (30.00%) Maven
6 6 (30.00%) Android
6 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
6 6 (30.00%) Android Development
6 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
6 6 (30.00%) Mobile Development
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 6 (30.00%) Subversion
6 6 (30.00%) UML
6 6 (30.00%) Embedded C
7 5 (25.00%) OOD
7 5 (25.00%) OO
7 5 (25.00%) Ant
7 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) User Experience
7 5 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (25.00%) Qt
7 5 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
7 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Alfresco
1 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) 802.11
1 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (15.00%) RS-232
1 3 (15.00%) Wireless
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Maven
1 6 (30.00%) Subversion
2 5 (25.00%) Ant
2 5 (25.00%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Qt
2 3 (15.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) Java EE
3 1 (5.00%) JPA
3 1 (5.00%) JSF
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
3 1 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) XHTML
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (25.00%) Embedded Systems
1 5 (25.00%) User Experience
2 4 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (15.00%) Robotics
4 1 (5.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (30.00%) Android Development
4 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
4 6 (30.00%) Mobile Development
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) UML
5 5 (25.00%) OO
5 5 (25.00%) OOD
6 3 (15.00%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning
8 1 (5.00%) Open Source
8 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C
2 9 (45.00%) C++
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Embedded C
4 3 (15.00%) Embedded C++
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) IEC 61508