Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

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

Senior Developer
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 46 80
Rank change year-on-year +24 +34 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 42 30 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 6.58% 3.76% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.94% 3.84% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 100 39 24
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +20.00% +2.94%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £57,875 £57,500 £58,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £46,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.43% +16.67% +5.88%

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 605 781 1,052
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 97.99% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 531 653 951
Swindon median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.44% -3.53%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,630 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,250 £62,460 £65,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Swindon

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Swindon

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Swindon over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 20 (47.62%) HTML
3 20 (47.62%) CSS
4 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
5 15 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (35.71%) SQL
6 14 (33.33%) .NET
6 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 13 (30.95%) RESTful
7 13 (30.95%) C#
8 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (28.57%) User Stories
9 10 (23.81%) Front End Development
9 10 (23.81%) MVC
9 10 (23.81%) Java
9 10 (23.81%) Spring
10 9 (21.43%) Maven
10 9 (21.43%) HTML5
10 9 (21.43%) CSS3
11 8 (19.05%) Web Services
12 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 7 (16.67%) PHP
12 7 (16.67%) Finance
13 6 (14.29%) Scrum
13 6 (14.29%) MySQL
13 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 6 (14.29%) jQuery

Senior 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 (11.90%) Apache
2 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Jenkins
2 14 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 9 (21.43%) Maven
4 5 (11.90%) Cucumber
4 5 (11.90%) JUnit
5 4 (9.52%) Ant
5 4 (9.52%) Subversion
6 2 (4.76%) JIRA
7 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.38%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.38%) Protractor
7 1 (2.38%) Selenium
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Law
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) CSS
1 20 (47.62%) HTML
2 14 (33.33%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 13 (30.95%) RESTful
4 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 10 (23.81%) Spring
6 9 (21.43%) CSS3
6 9 (21.43%) HTML5
7 8 (19.05%) Web Services
8 6 (14.29%) jQuery
9 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
9 5 (11.90%) Laravel
9 5 (11.90%) XML
10 4 (9.52%) Spring MVC
11 3 (7.14%) Symfony
12 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (4.76%) Java EE
12 2 (4.76%) Servlets
12 2 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Unix
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) CentOS
3 1 (2.38%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 12 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (28.57%) User Stories
4 10 (23.81%) Front End Development
4 10 (23.81%) MVC
5 6 (14.29%) Scrum
6 5 (11.90%) OO
6 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Coaching
7 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.52%) OO PHP
7 4 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 4 (9.52%) SDLC
7 4 (9.52%) Web Development
8 3 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (4.76%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.76%) Mobile Development
9 2 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 15 (35.71%) SQL
3 13 (30.95%) C#
4 10 (23.81%) Java
5 7 (16.67%) PHP
6 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Capita
3 1 (2.38%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.38%) Sencha
3 1 (2.38%) Zend