Period
to 8 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

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

Software Developer
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 59 63
Rank change year-on-year -17 +4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.28% 3.30% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 3.47% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 6
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £28,125
90th Percentile £49,000 £49,375 £53,125
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -20.00%

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 661 808 668
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.76% 95.28% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 574 736 558
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,630 £28,875 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,787 £58,750
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Swindon

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Swindon

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Swindon over the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
4 6 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
4 6 (66.67%) Web Development
5 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 5 (55.56%) XSLT
5 5 (55.56%) Scrum
5 5 (55.56%) TypeScript
5 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (55.56%) React
5 5 (55.56%) Vue.js
5 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (44.44%) Deployment Automation
6 4 (44.44%) User Experience
6 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

Software 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Azure
1 2 (22.22%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) jQuery
3 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 7 (77.78%) XML
4 6 (66.67%) Web Services
5 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (55.56%) React
5 5 (55.56%) Vue.js
5 5 (55.56%) XSLT
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (22.22%) JSON
7 2 (22.22%) REST
7 2 (22.22%) Universal Windows Platform
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Web Development
4 5 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (55.56%) Scrum
4 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (44.44%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
7 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 5 (55.56%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA