The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Software Engineer
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 57 66
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.46% 0.58% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.59% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -19.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £30,000 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £40,000 £37,450
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 396 505 551
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 96.35% 98.06% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 355 435 492
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Swindon

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Swindon

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Swindon over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JUnit
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Lambda Expressions
3 4 (36.36%) Mockito
3 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
3 4 (36.36%) Gradle
3 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 4 (36.36%) Coaching
3 4 (36.36%) Liquibase
3 4 (36.36%) Robot Framework
3 4 (36.36%) Thymeleaf
3 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
3 4 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) JPA
3 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) JIRA
3 4 (36.36%) Spring Security
3 4 (36.36%) JSF
3 4 (36.36%) Maven

Software Engineer 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 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
1 4 (36.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) JUnit
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
2 4 (36.36%) Ant
2 4 (36.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Gradle
2 4 (36.36%) IntelliJ
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) JMeter
2 4 (36.36%) Liquibase
2 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 4 (36.36%) Mockito
2 4 (36.36%) Robot Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Moq
3 1 (9.09%) NUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) JPA
2 4 (36.36%) JSF
2 4 (36.36%) JSP
2 4 (36.36%) Lambda Expressions
2 4 (36.36%) Spring Boot
2 4 (36.36%) Spring Security
2 4 (36.36%) Thymeleaf
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) MFC
4 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) AOP
3 4 (36.36%) Coaching
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
6 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
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