Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 195 165 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 22.97% 24.12% 26.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.10% 24.96% 27.31%
Number of salaries quoted 187 211 238
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £30,600 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £39,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.14% -1.18% +18.06%

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 809 661 769
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.29% 96.64% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 736 552 640
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £28,875 £25,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,787 £58,750 £58,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%

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 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 127 (65.13%) .NET
2 123 (63.08%) C#
3 93 (47.69%) JavaScript
4 88 (45.13%) HTML
5 86 (44.10%) CSS
6 81 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (38.97%) SQL Server
8 73 (37.44%) MVC
9 70 (35.90%) ASP.NET
10 62 (31.79%) SQL
11 48 (24.62%) Java
12 46 (23.59%) .NET Framework
12 46 (23.59%) Entity Framework
13 45 (23.08%) Finance
14 41 (21.03%) ASP.NET MVC
15 40 (20.51%) Web Services
16 39 (20.00%) Microsoft
16 39 (20.00%) Spring
17 36 (18.46%) Scrum
17 36 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
18 35 (17.95%) AngularJS
19 29 (14.87%) Hibernate
19 29 (14.87%) XML
20 26 (13.33%) JSON
21 25 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
21 25 (12.82%) Maven
22 24 (12.31%) REST
23 21 (10.77%) Jenkins
23 21 (10.77%) RESTful
23 21 (10.77%) Web 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 17 (8.72%) Tomcat
2 12 (6.15%) Apache
3 7 (3.59%) Confluence
4 6 (3.08%) CMS
5 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.03%) Endur
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (6.15%) SaaS
4 6 (3.08%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.54%) iPaaS
7 2 (1.03%) Azure Functions
7 2 (1.03%) NuGet
7 2 (1.03%) Serverless
8 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.10%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (1.54%) Intranet
2 3 (1.54%) RS-232
2 3 (1.54%) SMS
3 2 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (38.97%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.62%) Big Data
3 7 (3.59%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.05%) MySQL
6 3 (1.54%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.54%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.03%) BODI
7 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.03%) Lumira
7 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.03%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.03%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 25 (12.82%) Maven
2 21 (10.77%) Jenkins
3 20 (10.26%) JUnit
4 16 (8.21%) Git (software)
4 16 (8.21%) Visual Studio
5 12 (6.15%) JIRA
5 12 (6.15%) Subversion
6 11 (5.64%) Cucumber
6 11 (5.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (5.13%) Ant
8 6 (3.08%) Selenium
8 6 (3.08%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (2.05%) Gradle
9 4 (2.05%) Mockito
9 4 (2.05%) Moq
10 2 (1.03%) JBehave
10 2 (1.03%) Log4Net
10 2 (1.03%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.03%) Toad
10 2 (1.03%) WebDriver
General
1 45 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (2.56%) Marketing
3 4 (2.05%) Games
4 3 (1.54%) Advertising
4 3 (1.54%) Back Office
5 2 (1.03%) Banking
5 2 (1.03%) Local Government
5 2 (1.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (65.13%) .NET
2 88 (45.13%) HTML
3 86 (44.10%) CSS
4 70 (35.90%) ASP.NET
5 46 (23.59%) .NET Framework
5 46 (23.59%) Entity Framework
6 41 (21.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (20.51%) Web Services
8 39 (20.00%) Spring
9 36 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 35 (17.95%) AngularJS
11 29 (14.87%) Hibernate
11 29 (14.87%) XML
12 26 (13.33%) JSON
13 24 (12.31%) REST
14 21 (10.77%) RESTful
14 21 (10.77%) SOAP
15 19 (9.74%) WCF
16 18 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 12 (6.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.72%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (6.15%) User Experience
3 4 (2.05%) Fintech
4 3 (1.54%) Device Driver
4 3 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.10%) Unix
1 8 (4.10%) Windows
1 8 (4.10%) Windows Server
2 5 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (37.44%) MVC
3 36 (18.46%) Scrum
4 21 (10.77%) Web Development
5 20 (10.26%) OO
6 19 (9.74%) Test Automation
7 18 (9.23%) SDLC
7 18 (9.23%) TDD
8 16 (8.21%) CRM
8 16 (8.21%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (8.21%) Unit Testing
9 15 (7.69%) OOD
10 11 (5.64%) Analytics
10 11 (5.64%) Microservices
10 11 (5.64%) Project Management
11 9 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (4.62%) Data Management
11 9 (4.62%) Data Modelling
11 9 (4.62%) OOA/OOD
12 8 (4.10%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 123 (63.08%) C#
2 93 (47.69%) JavaScript
3 62 (31.79%) SQL
4 48 (24.62%) Java
5 17 (8.72%) TypeScript
6 15 (7.69%) PL/SQL
7 12 (6.15%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.13%) T-SQL
9 8 (4.10%) Shell Script
10 6 (3.08%) ANSI SQL
10 6 (3.08%) PHP
10 6 (3.08%) VB
11 5 (2.56%) C
11 5 (2.56%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.05%) C++
13 3 (1.54%) Java 8
13 3 (1.54%) Ruby
14 2 (1.03%) F#
15 1 (0.51%) Perl
15 1 (0.51%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (4.10%) SC Cleared
1 8 (4.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.05%) Degree
3 3 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.51%) ISEB
5 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.77%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.08%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.51%) Ansible
2 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.72%) Oracle
3 3 (1.54%) Facebook
4 2 (1.03%) SAP
4 2 (1.03%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.51%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.51%) Civica
5 1 (0.51%) Informatica
5 1 (0.51%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.51%) Sage
5 1 (0.51%) Teradata