Period
to 22 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 43 65
Rank change year-on-year +7 +22 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 39 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.90% 5.28% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.15% 5.40% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45 48 26
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £43,750 £33,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £64,000 £57,500 £56,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%

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 757 815 1,050
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.10% 97.84% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 689 703 933
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,200 £60,000 £67,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
3 23 (58.97%) Java
3 23 (58.97%) Spring
3 23 (58.97%) Finance
4 22 (56.41%) MVC
5 21 (53.85%) HTML
5 21 (53.85%) CSS
5 21 (53.85%) Jenkins
6 20 (51.28%) Scrum
7 19 (48.72%) Maven
7 19 (48.72%) JUnit
7 19 (48.72%) SQL
7 19 (48.72%) Cucumber
8 18 (46.15%) XML
9 17 (43.59%) Hibernate
10 16 (41.03%) Unix
10 16 (41.03%) OOA/OOD
10 16 (41.03%) Shell Script
10 16 (41.03%) PL/SQL
10 16 (41.03%) Oracle
10 16 (41.03%) Spring MVC
10 16 (41.03%) Unit Testing
11 15 (38.46%) Apache
12 14 (35.90%) Coaching
13 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
13 13 (33.33%) Ant
13 13 (33.33%) Subversion
14 12 (30.77%) RESTful
15 10 (25.64%) C#

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 15 (38.46%) Apache
2 13 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 19 (48.72%) Cucumber
2 19 (48.72%) JUnit
2 19 (48.72%) Maven
3 13 (33.33%) Ant
3 13 (33.33%) Subversion
4 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 6 (15.38%) JIRA
6 4 (10.26%) WebDriver
7 3 (7.69%) Selenium
8 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
8 1 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (2.56%) Protractor
General
1 23 (58.97%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) Spring
2 21 (53.85%) CSS
2 21 (53.85%) HTML
3 18 (46.15%) XML
4 17 (43.59%) Hibernate
5 16 (41.03%) Spring MVC
6 12 (30.77%) RESTful
7 9 (23.08%) .NET
8 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 6 (15.38%) Web Services
9 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.26%) Entity Framework
9 4 (10.26%) JSON
10 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
10 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (7.69%) Java EE
10 3 (7.69%) Servlets
10 3 (7.69%) Spring Boot
11 2 (5.13%) Doctrine
11 2 (5.13%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Unix
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) CentOS
3 3 (7.69%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (56.41%) MVC
3 20 (51.28%) Scrum
4 16 (41.03%) OOA/OOD
4 16 (41.03%) Unit Testing
5 14 (35.90%) Coaching
6 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (17.95%) User Stories
7 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.69%) API Design
9 3 (7.69%) Front End Development
9 3 (7.69%) Kanban
9 3 (7.69%) Microservices
9 3 (7.69%) OO
9 3 (7.69%) TDD
9 3 (7.69%) Web Development
10 2 (5.13%) BDD
10 2 (5.13%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 24 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 23 (58.97%) Java
3 19 (48.72%) SQL
4 16 (41.03%) PL/SQL
4 16 (41.03%) Shell Script
5 10 (25.64%) C#
6 4 (10.26%) PHP
7 3 (7.69%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Google
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat