Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Developer
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 7
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 154 188 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 23.73% 24.32% 16.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.72% 24.77% 16.61%
Number of salaries quoted 210 213 165
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.29% -8.75%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £47,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year - +16.44% -2.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent vacancies in Swindon with a recognized job title 623 759 933
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 98.19% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 530 641 844
Swindon median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -4.76% -1.18%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £63,375
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Swindon

Developer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Developer in Swindon

Developer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Swindon over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Swindon

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Developer 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 Swindon region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 78 (50.65%) .NET
2 75 (48.70%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 69 (44.81%) C#
5 66 (42.86%) HTML
6 57 (37.01%) CSS
6 57 (37.01%) MVC
7 47 (30.52%) SQL
8 43 (27.92%) SQL Server
9 41 (26.62%) ASP.NET
10 39 (25.32%) AngularJS
11 37 (24.03%) Web Development
12 29 (18.83%) jQuery
13 27 (17.53%) Git (software)
13 27 (17.53%) RESTful
14 26 (16.88%) XML
15 23 (14.94%) PHP
15 23 (14.94%) .NET Framework
16 21 (13.64%) Degree
16 21 (13.64%) Scrum
17 20 (12.99%) TDD
17 20 (12.99%) Web Services
17 20 (12.99%) Microsoft
17 20 (12.99%) Entity Framework
18 18 (11.69%) CSS3
18 18 (11.69%) HTML5
19 17 (11.04%) MySQL
20 16 (10.39%) Advertising
20 16 (10.39%) ASP.NET Web API
20 16 (10.39%) Front End Development

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 5 (3.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.60%) Apache
3 3 (1.95%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.65%) Confluence
4 1 (0.65%) Drupal
4 1 (0.65%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.65%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.95%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.30%) Magento
3 1 (0.65%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.25%) SaaS
3 2 (1.30%) GitHub
3 2 (1.30%) Google Play
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.49%) Internet
2 4 (2.60%) SMS
3 2 (1.30%) Wireless
4 1 (0.65%) AMQP
4 1 (0.65%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.92%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.04%) MySQL
3 10 (6.49%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.49%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.30%) Big Data
6 2 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (17.53%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.44%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.84%) JUnit
4 8 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (3.25%) Gradle
5 5 (3.25%) JIRA
5 5 (3.25%) Maven
6 4 (2.60%) Mockito
6 4 (2.60%) Selenium
7 3 (1.95%) Ant
7 3 (1.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (1.95%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.95%) Cucumber
7 3 (1.95%) IntelliJ
7 3 (1.95%) Subversion
8 2 (1.30%) Android Studio
8 2 (1.30%) Calabash
8 2 (1.30%) MSI
8 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (10.39%) Advertising
2 9 (5.84%) Finance
3 8 (5.19%) Law
4 6 (3.90%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.90%) Retail
5 5 (3.25%) Automotive
5 5 (3.25%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.95%) Electronics
7 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.65%) Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (50.65%) .NET
2 66 (42.86%) HTML
3 57 (37.01%) CSS
4 41 (26.62%) ASP.NET
5 39 (25.32%) AngularJS
6 29 (18.83%) jQuery
7 27 (17.53%) RESTful
8 26 (16.88%) XML
9 23 (14.94%) .NET Framework
10 20 (12.99%) Entity Framework
10 20 (12.99%) Web Services
11 18 (11.69%) CSS3
11 18 (11.69%) HTML5
12 16 (10.39%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (9.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (9.09%) WCF
15 12 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 11 (7.14%) Node.js
16 11 (7.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.25%) User Experience
4 4 (2.60%) Graphic Design
5 3 (1.95%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.30%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.65%) EPoS
7 1 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.55%) Android
2 6 (3.90%) Linux
3 3 (1.95%) Windows
4 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (48.70%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (37.01%) MVC
3 37 (24.03%) Web Development
4 21 (13.64%) Scrum
5 20 (12.99%) TDD
6 16 (10.39%) Front End Development
7 15 (9.74%) BDD
7 15 (9.74%) OO
8 14 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 13 (8.44%) User Stories
10 12 (7.79%) SDLC
11 11 (7.14%) Test Automation
12 10 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (6.49%) Web Application Development
13 9 (5.84%) Mentoring
14 8 (5.19%) Microservices
14 8 (5.19%) OO PHP
15 7 (4.55%) Android Development
15 7 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 69 (44.81%) C#
3 47 (30.52%) SQL
4 23 (14.94%) PHP
5 15 (9.74%) Java
5 15 (9.74%) T-SQL
6 10 (6.49%) C
6 10 (6.49%) Ruby
6 10 (6.49%) VB
7 4 (2.60%) C++
8 3 (1.95%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.30%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.30%) Delphi
10 1 (0.65%) Groovy
10 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.65%) Python
10 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.95%) HNC
2 3 (1.95%) HND
2 3 (1.95%) MCSE
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) GDPR
2 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.95%) Docker
2 2 (1.30%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.30%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.65%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 20 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.49%) Facebook
3 4 (2.60%) Sencha
3 4 (2.60%) Zend
4 3 (1.95%) Adobe
4 3 (1.95%) Oracle
5 2 (1.30%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.30%) Citrix
5 2 (1.30%) Google
5 2 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.65%) Capita
6 1 (0.65%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.65%) hybris
6 1 (0.65%) SAP
6 1 (0.65%) Siebel
6 1 (0.65%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.65%) WSO2