Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 30 53
Rank change year-on-year -10 +23 +31
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 46 41 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 5.50% 5.66% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 6.37% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 40
Swindon median annual salary £55,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.60% +11.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,375 £26,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £56,625 £55,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%

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 766 644 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 91.52% 88.95% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 693 524 573
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -6.98%
10th Percentile £29,883 £28,750 £25,800
90th Percentile £67,787 £57,500 £65,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) C++
2 21 (45.65%) Scrum
3 19 (41.30%) Linux
4 15 (32.61%) SQL
5 12 (26.09%) Big Data
6 11 (23.91%) C
6 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
7 10 (21.74%) Hadoop
7 10 (21.74%) Google
7 10 (21.74%) Embedded C
7 10 (21.74%) Embedded C++
7 10 (21.74%) Oracle
7 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 10 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (21.74%) Amazon Redshift
7 10 (21.74%) BigQuery
7 10 (21.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (21.74%) Data Lake
8 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
8 9 (19.57%) Windows
8 9 (19.57%) UML
9 8 (17.39%) Clustering
9 8 (17.39%) Teradata
9 8 (17.39%) Validation
9 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
9 8 (17.39%) MVC
9 8 (17.39%) MySQL
9 8 (17.39%) OO
9 8 (17.39%) Oracle Reports

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 6 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (21.74%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) 5G
1 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) Big Data
2 10 (21.74%) Amazon Redshift
2 10 (21.74%) BigQuery
2 10 (21.74%) Data Lake
2 10 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (21.74%) Hadoop
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 8 (17.39%) MySQL
3 8 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (17.39%) RDBMS
3 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.22%) Eclipse
2 7 (15.22%) Subversion
3 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.87%) ClearCase
5 2 (4.35%) Ant
5 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.35%) JUnit
6 1 (2.17%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.17%) JIRA
6 1 (2.17%) Maven
6 1 (2.17%) Moq
6 1 (2.17%) NUnit
6 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Local Government
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Software Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Software Team Leader
2 11 (23.91%) Team Leader
3 9 (19.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (17.39%) Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Data Architect
4 8 (17.39%) Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (8.70%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Qt Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) .NET
1 7 (15.22%) HTML
2 6 (13.04%) Hibernate
2 6 (13.04%) Spring
3 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.87%) CSS
3 5 (10.87%) Qt
4 4 (8.70%) Java EE
5 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (6.52%) WCF
6 2 (4.35%) .NET Core
7 1 (2.17%) jQuery
7 1 (2.17%) JSON
7 1 (2.17%) RAML
7 1 (2.17%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.17%) Swagger
7 1 (2.17%) WPF
7 1 (2.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.17%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (41.30%) Linux
2 9 (19.57%) Windows
3 8 (17.39%) CentOS
3 8 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (17.39%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.35%) Unix
5 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) Scrum
3 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
3 9 (19.57%) UML
4 8 (17.39%) Analytics
4 8 (17.39%) Data Architecture
4 8 (17.39%) Data Protection
4 8 (17.39%) ERD
4 8 (17.39%) High Availability
4 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
4 8 (17.39%) MVC
4 8 (17.39%) OO
4 8 (17.39%) Validation
4 8 (17.39%) Visualisation
5 7 (15.22%) SDLC
6 6 (13.04%) Machine Learning
6 6 (13.04%) OOD
6 6 (13.04%) TDD
7 5 (10.87%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (10.87%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) C++
2 15 (32.61%) SQL
3 11 (23.91%) C
4 10 (21.74%) Embedded C
4 10 (21.74%) Embedded C++
5 8 (17.39%) Java
6 7 (15.22%) C#
7 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.35%) ANSI SQL
8 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.35%) Python
8 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Docker
1 1 (2.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
1 1 (2.17%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Google
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle
2 8 (17.39%) Red Hat
2 8 (17.39%) Teradata
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.17%) Civica
4 1 (2.17%) MuleSoft