The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 51 68 65
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.20% 0.85% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.93% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Median salary £38,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% -10.00%  
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 404 538 558
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 97.35% 91.97% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 337 493 452
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,648 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
2 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JUnit
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
2 6 (54.55%) Coaching
3 5 (45.45%) Liquibase
3 5 (45.45%) Robot Framework
3 5 (45.45%) Thymeleaf
3 5 (45.45%) Spring Boot
3 5 (45.45%) Lambda Expressions
3 5 (45.45%) Gradle
3 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
3 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 5 (45.45%) JMeter
3 5 (45.45%) IntelliJ
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) Ant
3 5 (45.45%) JSP
3 5 (45.45%) MySQL
3 5 (45.45%) Mockito
3 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) JPA

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (45.45%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) MySQL
1 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Cucumber
1 6 (54.55%) JUnit
2 5 (45.45%) Ant
2 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) Gradle
2 5 (45.45%) IntelliJ
2 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) JIRA
2 5 (45.45%) JMeter
2 5 (45.45%) Liquibase
2 5 (45.45%) Maven
2 5 (45.45%) Mockito
2 5 (45.45%) Robot Framework
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
3 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) JPA
2 5 (45.45%) JSF
2 5 (45.45%) JSP
2 5 (45.45%) Lambda Expressions
2 5 (45.45%) Spring Boot
2 5 (45.45%) Spring Security
2 5 (45.45%) Thymeleaf
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Coaching
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) Unit Testing
3 5 (45.45%) AOP
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Game Development
5 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C++
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle