Period
to 14 October 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 14 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 28 29
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 +32
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 56 54 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 7.60% 6.64% 6.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.20% 7.21% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33 47 45
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.36% +11.25%
10th Percentile £28,250 £40,250 £34,050
90th Percentile £75,000 £79,250 £60,875
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.88%

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 683 749 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 92.67% 92.13% 90.47%
Number of salaries quoted 587 682 570
Swindon median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +0.60%
10th Percentile £29,900 £29,883 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £67,500 £57,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -

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 14 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Swindon

For the 6 months to 14 October 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 47 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (57.14%) DevOps
3 26 (46.43%) Retail
4 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 20 (35.71%) .NET
4 20 (35.71%) Mentoring
5 19 (33.93%) GCP
6 18 (32.14%) SDLC
6 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
6 18 (32.14%) Google
6 18 (32.14%) Azure
7 17 (30.36%) AWS
7 17 (30.36%) AngularJS
7 17 (30.36%) Relational Database
8 16 (28.57%) Kafka
8 16 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (26.79%) Node.js
9 15 (26.79%) Docker
9 15 (26.79%) Kubernetes
9 15 (26.79%) Vue.js
10 14 (25.00%) MongoDB
10 14 (25.00%) Web Application Development
10 14 (25.00%) Mobile App
10 14 (25.00%) Finance
11 13 (23.21%) JMeter
11 13 (23.21%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (23.21%) NoSQL
11 13 (23.21%) Banking
11 13 (23.21%) Selenium
11 13 (23.21%) Mobile Application Development

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 3 (5.36%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.93%) GCP
2 18 (32.14%) Azure
3 17 (30.36%) AWS
4 13 (23.21%) Apigee
4 13 (23.21%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.79%) Azure Functions
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Flow
5 1 (1.79%) Power Platform
5 1 (1.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 17 (30.36%) Relational Database
3 16 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (25.00%) MongoDB
5 13 (23.21%) NoSQL
5 13 (23.21%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (10.71%) Big Data
7 6 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (10.71%) Hadoop
8 4 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (5.36%) BigQuery
9 3 (5.36%) Bigtable
9 3 (5.36%) Data Lake
9 3 (5.36%) MySQL
9 3 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
9 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Artifactory
1 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
1 13 (23.21%) JMeter
1 13 (23.21%) Selenium
1 13 (23.21%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.36%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) Subversion
5 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) webpack
General
1 26 (46.43%) Retail
2 14 (25.00%) Finance
3 13 (23.21%) Banking
4 7 (12.50%) Automotive
5 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 26 (46.43%) Software Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Test Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Developer
4 5 (8.93%) .NET Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Architect
5 3 (5.36%) Data Architect
5 3 (5.36%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Agile Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Big Data Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (3.57%) Data Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) .NET
2 17 (30.36%) AngularJS
3 16 (28.57%) Kafka
4 15 (26.79%) Node.js
4 15 (26.79%) Vue.js
5 13 (23.21%) .NET Core
6 6 (10.71%) CSS
6 6 (10.71%) HTML
6 6 (10.71%) SailPoint
7 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.14%) CSS3
7 4 (7.14%) HTML5
7 4 (7.14%) Sass
8 3 (5.36%) Apache NiFi
8 3 (5.36%) React
9 2 (3.57%) LESS
9 2 (3.57%) Redux
9 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.79%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.57%) Social Media
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (57.14%) DevOps
3 20 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 18 (32.14%) SDLC
5 14 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 13 (23.21%) Digital Banking
6 13 (23.21%) Microservices
6 13 (23.21%) Mobile Application Development
7 12 (21.43%) Data Transformation
8 11 (19.64%) Line Management
8 11 (19.64%) Manual Testing
8 11 (19.64%) Monetization
8 11 (19.64%) Test Automation
8 11 (19.64%) Waterfall
9 10 (17.86%) Scrum
10 6 (10.71%) Data Ingestion
10 6 (10.71%) ETL
10 6 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (10.71%) Security Management
10 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) JavaScript
2 13 (23.21%) Go
3 12 (21.43%) SQL
4 8 (14.29%) C#
5 6 (10.71%) Java
5 6 (10.71%) R
6 5 (8.93%) Python
7 4 (7.14%) C
8 3 (5.36%) Embedded C
8 3 (5.36%) Scala
9 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.79%) C++
10 1 (1.79%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.57%) MISRA
3 2 (3.57%) MISRA C
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Docker
2 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (26.79%) Kubernetes
2 6 (10.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Google
2 13 (23.21%) Veracode
3 4 (7.14%) Teradata
4 3 (5.36%) Cloudera
4 3 (5.36%) Hortonworks
4 3 (5.36%) MapR
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) Tableau
4 3 (5.36%) Talend
5 1 (1.79%) EXASOL
5 1 (1.79%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) Netezza
5 1 (1.79%) Sencha