Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon 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.

Developer
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 203 197 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 24.49% 25.72% 27.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.73% 26.41% 27.72%
Number of salaries quoted 189 218 251
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £53,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.19% +4.38% +14.29%

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 789 746 873
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.17% 97.39% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 719 621 731
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 Swindon region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 135 (66.50%) .NET
2 124 (61.08%) C#
3 116 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 109 (53.69%) CSS
5 100 (49.26%) HTML
6 90 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
7 88 (43.35%) MVC
8 71 (34.98%) SQL
9 70 (34.48%) SQL Server
10 69 (33.99%) ASP.NET
11 59 (29.06%) Scrum
12 50 (24.63%) Java
13 49 (24.14%) .NET Framework
14 48 (23.65%) Entity Framework
15 46 (22.66%) Finance
16 43 (21.18%) ASP.NET MVC
17 40 (19.70%) Microsoft
18 39 (19.21%) XML
18 39 (19.21%) Spring
19 36 (17.73%) Hibernate
20 35 (17.24%) Web Services
21 34 (16.75%) AngularJS
22 32 (15.76%) ASP.NET Web API
23 27 (13.30%) Unit Testing
23 27 (13.30%) OO
23 27 (13.30%) JUnit
24 25 (12.32%) Visual Studio
25 24 (11.82%) Maven
26 23 (11.33%) RESTful
26 23 (11.33%) TypeScript

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 20 (9.85%) Tomcat
2 16 (7.88%) Apache
3 8 (3.94%) Confluence
4 4 (1.97%) CMS
5 2 (0.99%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.49%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Endur
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.46%) SaaS
2 2 (0.99%) NuGet
3 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.49%) npm
3 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.96%) PPP
2 5 (2.46%) RS-232
3 4 (1.97%) SMS
4 3 (1.48%) Intranet
4 3 (1.48%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.94%) SQL Server 2016
3 7 (3.45%) Big Data
4 5 (2.46%) MySQL
4 5 (2.46%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (13.30%) JUnit
2 25 (12.32%) Visual Studio
3 24 (11.82%) Maven
4 23 (11.33%) Jenkins
5 16 (7.88%) Cucumber
5 16 (7.88%) Subversion
6 13 (6.40%) Ant
6 13 (6.40%) Git (software)
6 13 (6.40%) JIRA
7 12 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.45%) Selenium
9 4 (1.97%) Gradle
9 4 (1.97%) Mockito
9 4 (1.97%) Moq
9 4 (1.97%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.99%) Babel
10 2 (0.99%) gulp
10 2 (0.99%) JIRA Agile
10 2 (0.99%) Log4Net
10 2 (0.99%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (22.66%) Finance
2 5 (2.46%) Advertising
3 4 (1.97%) Marketing
3 4 (1.97%) Retail
4 3 (1.48%) Law
5 2 (0.99%) Back Office
5 2 (0.99%) Electronics
5 2 (0.99%) Games
5 2 (0.99%) Local Government
5 2 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.99%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (66.50%) .NET
2 109 (53.69%) CSS
3 100 (49.26%) HTML
4 69 (33.99%) ASP.NET
5 49 (24.14%) .NET Framework
6 48 (23.65%) Entity Framework
7 43 (21.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (19.21%) Spring
8 39 (19.21%) XML
9 36 (17.73%) Hibernate
10 35 (17.24%) Web Services
11 34 (16.75%) AngularJS
12 32 (15.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (11.33%) RESTful
14 21 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 19 (9.36%) Ajax
16 18 (8.87%) SOAP
16 18 (8.87%) Spring MVC
17 17 (8.37%) jQuery
18 16 (7.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.34%) User Experience
2 17 (8.37%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (5.42%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.45%) Device Driver
4 7 (3.45%) Fintech
5 5 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.99%) Graphic Design
6 2 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.39%) Unix
2 13 (6.40%) Windows
3 12 (5.91%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (43.35%) MVC
3 59 (29.06%) Scrum
4 27 (13.30%) OO
4 27 (13.30%) Unit Testing
5 21 (10.34%) OOD
6 17 (8.37%) Web Development
7 16 (7.88%) SDLC
7 16 (7.88%) Web Application Development
8 15 (7.39%) OOA/OOD
8 15 (7.39%) Test Automation
9 13 (6.40%) Data Management
9 13 (6.40%) TDD
10 12 (5.91%) DevOps
10 12 (5.91%) Project Management
11 10 (4.93%) ERP
11 10 (4.93%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (4.43%) Coaching
12 9 (4.43%) Data Modelling
12 9 (4.43%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 124 (61.08%) C#
2 116 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 71 (34.98%) SQL
4 50 (24.63%) Java
5 23 (11.33%) TypeScript
6 20 (9.85%) PL/SQL
7 16 (7.88%) PHP
8 15 (7.39%) Shell Script
9 12 (5.91%) C
9 12 (5.91%) VB.NET
10 11 (5.42%) C++
11 9 (4.43%) T-SQL
12 8 (3.94%) Python
13 7 (3.45%) Perl
14 6 (2.96%) ANSI SQL
15 5 (2.46%) PowerShell
15 5 (2.46%) Ruby
16 3 (1.48%) VB
17 2 (0.99%) F#
17 2 (0.99%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 12 (5.91%) Degree
2 10 (4.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.96%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.96%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) ISEB
4 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.93%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.96%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.49%) Ansible
2 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (19.70%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.84%) Oracle
3 5 (2.46%) Facebook
4 2 (0.99%) SAP
4 2 (0.99%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.49%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.49%) Civica
5 1 (0.49%) Lotus
5 1 (0.49%) MuleSoft