Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 47 40 42
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 +42
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 39 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.72% 4.62% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.09% 5.28% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 58
Swindon median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,250 £29,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £58,000 £60,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% +6.25%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 766 568 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 92.74% 87.38% 86.52%
Number of salaries quoted 683 474 567
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £62,379
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Swindon

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Swindon

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Swindon over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 27 (69.23%) Linux
2 22 (56.41%) SQL
3 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (41.03%) Big Data
5 15 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (35.90%) Hadoop
6 14 (35.90%) Google
6 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
6 14 (35.90%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (35.90%) Amazon Redshift
6 14 (35.90%) BigQuery
6 14 (35.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (35.90%) Data Lake
7 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 13 (33.33%) UML
7 13 (33.33%) MySQL
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle
7 13 (33.33%) Scrum
8 12 (30.77%) Clustering
8 12 (30.77%) Teradata
8 12 (30.77%) Validation
8 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
8 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
8 12 (30.77%) C++
8 12 (30.77%) Java
8 12 (30.77%) Windows
8 12 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
8 12 (30.77%) Ubuntu
8 12 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (30.77%) Load Balancing

Software Engineering
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 5 (12.82%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (35.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) Big Data
2 14 (35.90%) Amazon Redshift
2 14 (35.90%) BigQuery
2 14 (35.90%) Data Lake
2 14 (35.90%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (35.90%) Hadoop
2 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
3 13 (33.33%) MySQL
4 12 (30.77%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (30.77%) RDBMS
4 12 (30.77%) Relational Database
4 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.56%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (2.56%) MariaDB
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
1 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 6 (15.38%) Subversion
2 6 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 5 (12.82%) ClearCase
4 2 (5.13%) JIRA
5 1 (2.56%) Ant
5 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.56%) JUnit
5 1 (2.56%) Maven
5 1 (2.56%) Moq
5 1 (2.56%) NUnit
5 1 (2.56%) PhpStorm
5 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Local Government
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Software Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Architect
2 12 (30.77%) Data Architect
3 9 (23.08%) Cloud Architect
3 9 (23.08%) Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Research Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Java Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Qt Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Data Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Junior
8 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) .NET
1 7 (17.95%) RESTful
2 6 (15.38%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) Qt
2 6 (15.38%) Web Services
3 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 5 (12.82%) Hibernate
3 5 (12.82%) Spring
4 4 (10.26%) Java EE
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Core
5 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.13%) jQuery
7 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.56%) JSON
7 1 (2.56%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.56%) WCF
7 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Clustering
2 5 (12.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (5.13%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Fintech
4 1 (2.56%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 27 (69.23%) Linux
2 12 (30.77%) CentOS
2 12 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (30.77%) Ubuntu
2 12 (30.77%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 13 (33.33%) Scrum
2 13 (33.33%) UML
3 12 (30.77%) Data Architecture
3 12 (30.77%) Data Protection
3 12 (30.77%) ERD
3 12 (30.77%) High Availability
3 12 (30.77%) Load Balancing
3 12 (30.77%) Validation
3 12 (30.77%) Visualisation
4 9 (23.08%) SDLC
5 7 (17.95%) Analytics
5 7 (17.95%) OO
5 7 (17.95%) TDD
6 6 (15.38%) Machine Learning
6 6 (15.38%) OOD
7 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.82%) DevOps
7 5 (12.82%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) C++
2 12 (30.77%) Java
3 7 (17.95%) C#
3 7 (17.95%) Python
4 5 (12.82%) C
5 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.13%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
1 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Google
2 13 (33.33%) Oracle
3 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 12 (30.77%) Teradata
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.56%) Civica
5 1 (2.56%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.56%) Wonderware