Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 212 251 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 25.92% 30.95% 26.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.04% 31.81% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 204 235 248
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,050 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £53,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 784 789 918
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 97.29% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 717 675 789
Swindon median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.13% - -3.61%
10th Percentile £25,900 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,780 £57,500 £65,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 133 (62.74%) .NET
2 123 (58.02%) C#
3 108 (50.94%) JavaScript
4 101 (47.64%) CSS
5 97 (45.75%) MVC
6 92 (43.40%) HTML
7 87 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
8 75 (35.38%) SQL
9 65 (30.66%) ASP.NET
10 60 (28.30%) Scrum
11 59 (27.83%) Java
12 56 (26.42%) .NET Framework
13 55 (25.94%) Entity Framework
14 52 (24.53%) SQL Server
15 48 (22.64%) Web Services
16 44 (20.75%) XML
16 44 (20.75%) Spring
17 42 (19.81%) Finance
17 42 (19.81%) Microsoft
18 40 (18.87%) AngularJS
19 39 (18.40%) Hibernate
20 38 (17.92%) JUnit
20 38 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC
21 37 (17.45%) Maven
22 35 (16.51%) RESTful
22 35 (16.51%) Unit Testing
23 33 (15.57%) OO
24 30 (14.15%) Jenkins
25 28 (13.21%) Visual Studio
25 28 (13.21%) Oracle

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 23 (10.85%) Apache
2 21 (9.91%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.60%) Confluence
4 3 (1.42%) CMS
5 2 (0.94%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.47%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Endur
2 1 (0.47%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.30%) SaaS
2 6 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.94%) NuGet
5 1 (0.47%) GitHub
5 1 (0.47%) npm
5 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.77%) SMS
2 6 (2.83%) PPP
3 5 (2.36%) RS-232
4 3 (1.42%) Intranet
4 3 (1.42%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (4.25%) MySQL
3 9 (4.25%) SQL Server 2016
4 7 (3.30%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.94%) Big Data
5 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 38 (17.92%) JUnit
2 37 (17.45%) Maven
3 30 (14.15%) Jenkins
4 28 (13.21%) Visual Studio
5 25 (11.79%) JIRA
6 23 (10.85%) Cucumber
7 22 (10.38%) Git (software)
7 22 (10.38%) Subversion
8 17 (8.02%) Ant
9 9 (4.25%) Selenium
9 9 (4.25%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (2.83%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.89%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.89%) Gradle
11 4 (1.89%) Mockito
12 3 (1.42%) Moq
13 2 (0.94%) Babel
13 2 (0.94%) gulp
13 2 (0.94%) JIRA Agile
13 2 (0.94%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (19.81%) Finance
2 7 (3.30%) Advertising
3 4 (1.89%) Back Office
3 4 (1.89%) Marketing
3 4 (1.89%) Retail
4 3 (1.42%) Law
4 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.94%) Electronics
5 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (62.74%) .NET
2 101 (47.64%) CSS
3 92 (43.40%) HTML
4 65 (30.66%) ASP.NET
5 56 (26.42%) .NET Framework
6 55 (25.94%) Entity Framework
7 48 (22.64%) Web Services
8 44 (20.75%) Spring
8 44 (20.75%) XML
9 40 (18.87%) AngularJS
10 39 (18.40%) Hibernate
11 38 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (16.51%) RESTful
13 26 (12.26%) jQuery
13 26 (12.26%) SOAP
14 24 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (10.38%) Spring MVC
16 21 (9.91%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (8.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 17 (8.02%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.91%) User Experience
2 13 (6.13%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.25%) Fintech
5 7 (3.30%) Device Driver
5 7 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.47%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.47%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.96%) Unix
2 17 (8.02%) Windows
3 14 (6.60%) Windows Server
4 10 (4.72%) Linux
5 2 (0.94%) CentOS
5 2 (0.94%) Fedora
6 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (45.75%) MVC
2 87 (41.04%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (28.30%) Scrum
4 35 (16.51%) Unit Testing
5 33 (15.57%) OO
6 21 (9.91%) OOD
6 21 (9.91%) Web Development
7 18 (8.49%) OOA/OOD
8 17 (8.02%) Web Application Development
9 16 (7.55%) TDD
9 16 (7.55%) Test Automation
10 15 (7.08%) Data Management
11 14 (6.60%) Data Modelling
12 13 (6.13%) Coaching
12 13 (6.13%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (6.13%) SDLC
13 12 (5.66%) DevOps
14 10 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (4.25%) BDD
15 9 (4.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 123 (58.02%) C#
2 108 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 75 (35.38%) SQL
4 59 (27.83%) Java
5 25 (11.79%) PL/SQL
6 22 (10.38%) TypeScript
7 19 (8.96%) PHP
7 19 (8.96%) Shell Script
8 13 (6.13%) C++
9 12 (5.66%) C
10 8 (3.77%) Python
11 7 (3.30%) Perl
11 7 (3.30%) Ruby
12 5 (2.36%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.36%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.36%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.42%) ES6
14 2 (0.94%) F#
14 2 (0.94%) PHP 7
14 2 (0.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (6.60%) Degree
2 10 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.47%) ISEB
3 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.25%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.83%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.47%) Ansible
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.21%) Oracle
3 16 (7.55%) Capita
4 7 (3.30%) Facebook
5 4 (1.89%) Google
6 2 (0.94%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.94%) SAP
6 2 (0.94%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.47%) Lotus
7 1 (0.47%) MuleSoft