Period
to 17 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 30 52
Rank change year-on-year -13 +22 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 41 38 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.76% 5.65% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 5.85% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 105 29
Swindon median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -14.29% +23.53%
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £43,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £59,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £53,750 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +19.44% -14.29% +16.67%

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 823 650 766
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.59% 96.58% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 745 543 635
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £25,750 £23,125
90th Percentile £67,787 £58,750 £58,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.25% - -

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Java
3 16 (39.02%) Spring
3 16 (39.02%) Jenkins
4 15 (36.59%) C#
4 15 (36.59%) SQL
4 15 (36.59%) .NET
5 13 (31.71%) MVC
6 12 (29.27%) Finance
6 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
7 11 (26.83%) HTML
7 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
7 11 (26.83%) Hibernate
7 11 (26.83%) Maven
7 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
8 10 (24.39%) CSS
9 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
9 9 (21.95%) Oracle
10 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
10 8 (19.51%) DevOps
11 7 (17.07%) .NET Core
11 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
11 7 (17.07%) Scrum
12 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
12 6 (14.63%) Subversion
12 6 (14.63%) Ant
12 6 (14.63%) JUnit
12 6 (14.63%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (14.63%) Web Services

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 11 (26.83%) Tomcat
2 6 (14.63%) Apache
3 4 (9.76%) CMS
4 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.88%) Azure Functions
3 2 (4.88%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (4.88%) SaaS
3 2 (4.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) Big Data
2 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.32%) BODI
4 3 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (7.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (7.32%) Lumira
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (7.32%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (7.32%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.44%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.44%) PowerCenter
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) Jenkins
2 11 (26.83%) Git (software)
2 11 (26.83%) Maven
3 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
4 6 (14.63%) Ant
4 6 (14.63%) JUnit
4 6 (14.63%) Subversion
5 5 (12.20%) JIRA
5 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
6 3 (7.32%) Moq
6 3 (7.32%) Toad
7 1 (2.44%) JIRA Agile
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) Spring
2 15 (36.59%) .NET
3 11 (26.83%) Hibernate
3 11 (26.83%) HTML
4 10 (24.39%) CSS
5 7 (17.07%) .NET Core
6 6 (14.63%) Spring MVC
6 6 (14.63%) Web Services
6 6 (14.63%) XML
7 5 (12.20%) Java EE
7 5 (12.20%) RESTful
8 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
9 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
9 3 (7.32%) Autofac
9 3 (7.32%) AutoMapper
9 3 (7.32%) Entity Framework
9 3 (7.32%) React
9 3 (7.32%) StructureMap
9 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) MVC
3 8 (19.51%) DevOps
4 7 (17.07%) Scrum
4 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Coaching
5 6 (14.63%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (12.20%) Analytics
6 5 (12.20%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (12.20%) Machine Learning
7 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (9.76%) ETL
7 4 (9.76%) Microservices
7 4 (9.76%) Web Development
8 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.32%) Integration Testing
8 3 (7.32%) Issue Tracking
8 3 (7.32%) OOP
8 3 (7.32%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) Java
2 15 (36.59%) C#
2 15 (36.59%) SQL
3 12 (29.27%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.95%) PL/SQL
5 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
6 3 (7.32%) PHP
6 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.44%) PHP 7
7 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Informatica
4 1 (2.44%) Teradata