The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 38 22 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 18 37 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 4.33% 10.19% 5.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 10.98% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 15
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Software Developer
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
388 337 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 93.27% 92.84% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 340 302 251
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -16.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Bath

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Bath region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bath

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (63.16%) jQuery
3 22 (57.89%) Java
4 19 (50.00%) Linux
5 17 (44.74%) HTML
5 17 (44.74%) MySQL
6 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
6 16 (42.11%) Git (software)
7 15 (39.47%) Apple iOS
7 15 (39.47%) Python
8 14 (36.84%) CSS
8 14 (36.84%) Django
9 13 (34.21%) AngularJS
9 13 (34.21%) Gunicorn
9 13 (34.21%) Leaflet
9 13 (34.21%) nginx
9 13 (34.21%) OOD
9 13 (34.21%) Web Services
9 13 (34.21%) TDD
9 13 (34.21%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (34.21%) GIS
9 13 (34.21%) TypeScript
9 13 (34.21%) Flask
10 11 (28.95%) SQL
10 11 (28.95%) RESTful
11 9 (23.68%) HTML5
11 9 (23.68%) C#
12 8 (21.05%) Oracle
12 8 (21.05%) JUnit
12 8 (21.05%) Backbone.js

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (34.21%) nginx
1 13 (34.21%) Gunicorn
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) MySQL
2 13 (34.21%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.05%) JUnit
3 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.26%) Bugzilla
4 2 (5.26%) PEAR
4 2 (5.26%) PHPUnit
4 2 (5.26%) Trac
5 1 (2.63%) Subversion
5 1 (2.63%) WATIR
General
1 2 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) jQuery
2 17 (44.74%) HTML
3 14 (36.84%) CSS
3 14 (36.84%) Django
4 13 (34.21%) AngularJS
4 13 (34.21%) Leaflet
4 13 (34.21%) Flask
4 13 (34.21%) Web Services
5 11 (28.95%) RESTful
6 9 (23.68%) HTML5
7 8 (21.05%) Backbone.js
7 8 (21.05%) JPA
7 8 (21.05%) Java EE
7 8 (21.05%) Spring
8 7 (18.42%) .NET
9 6 (15.79%) XML
9 6 (15.79%) Ajax
9 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET
10 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) GIS
2 3 (7.89%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Open Source
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 15 (39.47%) Apple iOS
3 5 (13.16%) Windows
4 4 (10.53%) Android
5 1 (2.63%) Debian
5 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) TDD
2 13 (34.21%) OOD
3 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 6 (15.79%) MVC
4 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.53%) OO
6 3 (7.89%) Scrum
6 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.89%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (7.89%) Web Development
7 2 (5.26%) Change Management
7 2 (5.26%) OOP
7 2 (5.26%) Image Processing
7 2 (5.26%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.26%) Android Development
8 1 (2.63%) OO PHP
8 1 (2.63%) Web Design
8 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.63%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 15 (39.47%) Python
4 13 (34.21%) TypeScript
5 11 (28.95%) SQL
6 9 (23.68%) C#
7 4 (10.53%) PHP
8 3 (7.89%) PHP5
9 2 (5.26%) C++
10 1 (2.63%) C
10 1 (2.63%) Ruby
10 1 (2.63%) Groovy
10 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MCSD
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Zend
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