Period
to 24 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 1 4
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 179 269 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 24.22% 32.18% 16.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.50% 32.93% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 182 249 188
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,050 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%

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 702 817 1,064
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.99% 97.73% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 637 706 965
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.43% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,875 £65,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 99 (55.31%) .NET
2 90 (50.28%) C#
3 87 (48.60%) JavaScript
4 79 (44.13%) Agile Software Development
5 78 (43.58%) MVC
6 72 (40.22%) CSS
7 67 (37.43%) HTML
7 67 (37.43%) SQL
8 54 (30.17%) Java
9 43 (24.02%) Scrum
9 43 (24.02%) SQL Server
10 42 (23.46%) ASP.NET
10 42 (23.46%) Entity Framework
11 41 (22.91%) .NET Framework
12 39 (21.79%) AngularJS
13 38 (21.23%) XML
14 37 (20.67%) Spring
14 37 (20.67%) RESTful
15 33 (18.44%) Finance
15 33 (18.44%) Maven
16 32 (17.88%) JUnit
16 32 (17.88%) Microsoft
17 31 (17.32%) Web Services
18 30 (16.76%) Hibernate
19 27 (15.08%) OO
20 26 (14.53%) Jenkins
21 24 (13.41%) ASP.NET MVC
21 24 (13.41%) Git (software)
21 24 (13.41%) jQuery
21 24 (13.41%) Unit Testing

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 21 (11.73%) Apache
2 15 (8.38%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.35%) Confluence
4 2 (1.12%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.35%) SaaS
3 4 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.56%) GitHub
5 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.47%) SMS
2 5 (2.79%) PPP
3 2 (1.12%) HTTP
3 2 (1.12%) RS-232
3 2 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (24.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.70%) MySQL
3 10 (5.59%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.59%) SQL Server 2016
4 9 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.56%) Big Data
7 1 (0.56%) GIS
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (18.44%) Maven
2 32 (17.88%) JUnit
3 26 (14.53%) Jenkins
4 24 (13.41%) Git (software)
5 20 (11.17%) Cucumber
6 18 (10.06%) JIRA
6 18 (10.06%) Subversion
7 13 (7.26%) Ant
8 8 (4.47%) Visual Studio
9 7 (3.91%) Bitbucket
9 7 (3.91%) Selenium
10 6 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (3.35%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.12%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.56%) Calabash
13 1 (0.56%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.56%) Karma Test Runner
13 1 (0.56%) Mocha
13 1 (0.56%) Mockito
General
1 33 (18.44%) Finance
2 13 (7.26%) Advertising
3 5 (2.79%) Retail
4 4 (2.23%) Automotive
4 4 (2.23%) Legal
5 3 (1.68%) Back Office
5 3 (1.68%) Electronics
5 3 (1.68%) Law
5 3 (1.68%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.68%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.12%) Marketing
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (55.31%) .NET
2 72 (40.22%) CSS
3 67 (37.43%) HTML
4 42 (23.46%) ASP.NET
4 42 (23.46%) Entity Framework
5 41 (22.91%) .NET Framework
6 39 (21.79%) AngularJS
7 38 (21.23%) XML
8 37 (20.67%) RESTful
8 37 (20.67%) Spring
9 31 (17.32%) Web Services
10 30 (16.76%) Hibernate
11 24 (13.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (13.41%) jQuery
12 18 (10.06%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (9.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (8.94%) Spring MVC
15 14 (7.82%) Ajax
16 13 (7.26%) WCF
17 12 (6.70%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.94%) Computer Science
1 16 (8.94%) User Experience
2 10 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.35%) Fintech
4 5 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.68%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.12%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.12%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.56%) EPoS
7 1 (0.56%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.94%) Unix
2 11 (6.15%) Linux
3 7 (3.91%) Windows
4 4 (2.23%) Android
4 4 (2.23%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.68%) CentOS
5 3 (1.68%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (44.13%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (43.58%) MVC
3 43 (24.02%) Scrum
4 27 (15.08%) OO
5 24 (13.41%) Unit Testing
6 19 (10.61%) TDD
6 19 (10.61%) Web Application Development
7 18 (10.06%) Web Development
8 16 (8.94%) OOA/OOD
8 16 (8.94%) OOD
9 14 (7.82%) BDD
10 13 (7.26%) SDLC
11 12 (6.70%) Coaching
11 12 (6.70%) Data Modelling
12 10 (5.59%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (5.59%) Front End Development
12 10 (5.59%) Mentoring
13 9 (5.03%) Test Automation
14 8 (4.47%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.47%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 90 (50.28%) C#
2 87 (48.60%) JavaScript
3 67 (37.43%) SQL
4 54 (30.17%) Java
5 22 (12.29%) PHP
6 17 (9.50%) PL/SQL
7 16 (8.94%) Shell Script
8 10 (5.59%) Ruby
9 9 (5.03%) C++
9 9 (5.03%) Python
9 9 (5.03%) T-SQL
9 9 (5.03%) TypeScript
10 7 (3.91%) Perl
11 5 (2.79%) C
12 3 (1.68%) ES6
12 3 (1.68%) VB
12 3 (1.68%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.12%) Delphi
14 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (8.94%) Degree
2 10 (5.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.03%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) GDPR
2 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 32 (17.88%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.17%) Oracle
3 10 (5.59%) Facebook
4 6 (3.35%) Google
5 4 (2.23%) Capita
6 3 (1.68%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.12%) SAP
7 2 (1.12%) Sencha
8 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.56%) DevExpress