Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Software Developer
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 98 48
Rank change year-on-year +25 -50 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 48 26 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.08% 1.51% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% 1.55% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 43 26 95
Wiltshire median annual salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £18,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £48,250 £47,500 £44,500
South West median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% +2.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1522 1675 2116
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.81% 97.50% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1435 1862
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £25,025
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,998 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Wiltshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Wiltshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Wiltshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham +43 22 £30,000 -17.24% 2
Salisbury -19 10 £27,500 -11.29%
Swindon -4 8 £41,250 +10.00% 1
Marlborough - 7 £37,500 - 1
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Software Developer 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 Wiltshire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (60.42%) Java
3 23 (47.92%) Python
4 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 20 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 19 (39.58%) Git (software)
5 19 (39.58%) CSS
6 18 (37.50%) C++
6 18 (37.50%) REST
7 16 (33.33%) Selenium
7 16 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 15 (31.25%) C
8 15 (31.25%) C#
8 15 (31.25%) .NET
9 14 (29.17%) HTTP
9 14 (29.17%) Finance
9 14 (29.17%) D3.js
9 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
9 14 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (29.17%) Go
9 14 (29.17%) Continuous Deployment
10 13 (27.08%) Microservices
10 13 (27.08%) High Availability
10 13 (27.08%) Digital Marketing
10 13 (27.08%) Marketing
10 13 (27.08%) Refactoring
10 13 (27.08%) Electronics
10 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
10 13 (27.08%) Programme Management
10 13 (27.08%) Manufacturing

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (8.33%) Alfresco
1 4 (8.33%) Joomla!
2 2 (4.17%) CMS
3 1 (2.08%) Drupal
3 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) HTTP
2 5 (10.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.08%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Git (software)
2 16 (33.33%) Selenium
3 14 (29.17%) Jenkins
4 5 (10.42%) Maven
4 5 (10.42%) Subversion
5 1 (2.08%) Ant
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.08%) Grunt
5 1 (2.08%) JIRA
5 1 (2.08%) JUnit
5 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Electronics
2 13 (27.08%) Manufacturing
2 13 (27.08%) Marketing
2 13 (27.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Law
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) CSS
2 18 (37.50%) REST
3 16 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 15 (31.25%) .NET
5 14 (29.17%) D3.js
5 14 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (20.83%) HTML
7 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 7 (14.58%) .NET Core
8 7 (14.58%) .NET Framework
8 7 (14.58%) HTML5
8 7 (14.58%) XML
9 6 (12.50%) Web Services
10 5 (10.42%) Hibernate
10 5 (10.42%) Spring
11 4 (8.33%) Java EE
11 4 (8.33%) JPA
11 4 (8.33%) JSF
11 4 (8.33%) XHTML
12 2 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.42%) RIA
3 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Linux
3 6 (12.50%) Android
4 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 14 (29.17%) Continuous Deployment
4 13 (27.08%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (27.08%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (27.08%) High Availability
4 13 (27.08%) Microservices
4 13 (27.08%) Programme Management
4 13 (27.08%) Refactoring
5 12 (25.00%) MVC
6 9 (18.75%) Physics
6 9 (18.75%) Prototyping
7 8 (16.67%) Scrum
8 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.50%) TDD
9 5 (10.42%) Android Development
9 5 (10.42%) iOS Development
9 5 (10.42%) Mobile Development
9 5 (10.42%) UML
9 5 (10.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (60.42%) Java
2 23 (47.92%) Python
3 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (37.50%) C++
5 15 (31.25%) C
5 15 (31.25%) C#
6 14 (29.17%) Go
7 13 (27.08%) SQL
8 1 (2.08%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Degree
2 10 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) SAP
2 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe
4 1 (2.08%) Google