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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 29 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 18 45 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 6.19% 9.41% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.43% 9.64% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 10
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £43,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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
280 467 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 96.22% 97.70% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 259 407 293
Average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 3 July 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bath

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 30 (81.08%) Software Engineering
2 28 (75.68%) C#
3 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (48.65%) C++
4 18 (48.65%) .NET
5 15 (40.54%) HTML
6 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
6 14 (37.84%) CSS
6 14 (37.84%) Mentoring
7 12 (32.43%) SQL
8 11 (29.73%) Java
8 11 (29.73%) CAD
8 11 (29.73%) jQuery
9 10 (27.03%) Degree
9 10 (27.03%) Linux
10 9 (24.32%) XML
10 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
10 9 (24.32%) Scrum
10 9 (24.32%) MVC
11 8 (21.62%) MySQL
11 8 (21.62%) Windows
11 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
11 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
11 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (18.92%) PEAR
12 7 (18.92%) PHPUnit
12 7 (18.92%) MVVM
12 7 (18.92%) Web Application Development
12 7 (18.92%) Trac
12 7 (18.92%) Ajax

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 7 (18.92%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Bugzilla
1 7 (18.92%) PEAR
1 7 (18.92%) PHPUnit
1 7 (18.92%) Trac
2 6 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (8.11%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Arabic Language
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) .NET
2 15 (40.54%) HTML
3 14 (37.84%) CSS
4 11 (29.73%) jQuery
5 9 (24.32%) XML
6 7 (18.92%) Ajax
7 6 (16.22%) JSON
7 6 (16.22%) WPF
7 6 (16.22%) Symfony
7 6 (16.22%) CakePHP
7 6 (16.22%) Web Services
8 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
9 4 (10.81%) XHTML
9 4 (10.81%) LINQ
9 4 (10.81%) HTML5
9 4 (10.81%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 3 (8.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 3 (8.11%) STL
11 2 (5.41%) Java EE
11 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.70%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Software Engineering
2 23 (62.16%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (37.84%) Mentoring
4 11 (29.73%) CAD
5 9 (24.32%) MVC
5 9 (24.32%) Scrum
6 7 (18.92%) Web Application Development
6 7 (18.92%) MVVM
7 6 (16.22%) OOP
8 3 (8.11%) OO
8 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.11%) Image Processing
8 3 (8.11%) Identity Management
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) Software Architecture
9 2 (5.41%) Critical Success Factor
9 2 (5.41%) SDLC
9 2 (5.41%) Software Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) C#
2 18 (48.65%) C++
3 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
4 12 (32.43%) SQL
5 11 (29.73%) Java
6 7 (18.92%) PHP
7 6 (16.22%) PHP5
8 5 (13.51%) C
9 3 (8.11%) Python
9 3 (8.11%) Embedded C
10 1 (2.70%) VB6
10 1 (2.70%) VB
10 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Google
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Trapeze
3 1 (2.70%) Sophos
3 1 (2.70%) ESRI
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago