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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 38 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 20 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 4.60% 3.74% 10.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 3.93% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 31
Average salary £36,250 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.25% -32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £21,800 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
414 280 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 95.17% 95.24% 99.34%
Number of salaries quoted 374 259 287
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bath

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 38 (50.67%) jQuery
2 34 (45.33%) Linux
3 31 (41.33%) JavaScript
4 27 (36.00%) Software Engineering
5 26 (34.67%) MySQL
6 24 (32.00%) Java
6 24 (32.00%) Web Services
6 24 (32.00%) Python
7 23 (30.67%) HTML
8 22 (29.33%) Git (software)
8 22 (29.33%) RESTful
9 21 (28.00%) CSS
10 17 (22.67%) SQL
10 17 (22.67%) TDD
11 16 (21.33%) C#
11 16 (21.33%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (21.33%) AngularJS
12 15 (20.00%) .NET
12 15 (20.00%) OOD
12 15 (20.00%) Django
13 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (18.67%) JSON
14 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
14 13 (17.33%) Ajax
14 13 (17.33%) HTML5
14 13 (17.33%) Analytics
15 12 (16.00%) Degree
16 11 (14.67%) HTTP
17 10 (13.33%) C++
17 10 (13.33%) PHP

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 10 (13.33%) nginx
1 10 (13.33%) Gunicorn
2 9 (12.00%) Apache
3 3 (4.00%) Drupal
4 1 (1.33%) IIS
4 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.67%) HTTP
2 4 (5.33%) Network Security
3 1 (1.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (34.67%) MySQL
2 16 (21.33%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (17.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (10.67%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.67%) Riak
4 8 (10.67%) Big Data
5 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.33%) Redis
5 4 (5.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.33%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 22 (29.33%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.67%) JUnit
3 6 (8.00%) Bugzilla
3 6 (8.00%) PEAR
3 6 (8.00%) PHPUnit
3 6 (8.00%) Trac
4 4 (5.33%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Marketing
3 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (50.67%) jQuery
2 24 (32.00%) Web Services
3 23 (30.67%) HTML
4 22 (29.33%) RESTful
5 21 (28.00%) CSS
6 16 (21.33%) AngularJS
7 15 (20.00%) Django
7 15 (20.00%) .NET
8 14 (18.67%) JSON
9 13 (17.33%) Ajax
9 13 (17.33%) HTML5
10 10 (13.33%) Leaflet
10 10 (13.33%) Flask
11 9 (12.00%) XML
12 8 (10.67%) .NET Framework
12 8 (10.67%) Java EE
12 8 (10.67%) Backbone.js
12 8 (10.67%) Spring
12 8 (10.67%) JPA
13 7 (9.33%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) GIS
2 7 (9.33%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.00%) Digital Media
4 5 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) DTV
6 1 (1.33%) Open Source
6 1 (1.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 34 (45.33%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 9 (12.00%) Android
4 7 (9.33%) Windows
5 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Phone 7
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Phone 8
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (22.67%) TDD
3 15 (20.00%) OOD
4 14 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (17.33%) Analytics
6 10 (13.33%) OO
7 9 (12.00%) Android Development
8 6 (8.00%) Web Application Development
8 6 (8.00%) OOP
8 6 (8.00%) Scrum
9 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.33%) MVC
9 4 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.33%) User Experience Design
10 3 (4.00%) Kanban
10 3 (4.00%) Waterfall
10 3 (4.00%) Web Design
10 3 (4.00%) Web Development
10 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (2.67%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (41.33%) JavaScript
2 24 (32.00%) Java
2 24 (32.00%) Python
3 17 (22.67%) SQL
4 16 (21.33%) C#
5 10 (13.33%) C++
5 10 (13.33%) PHP
5 10 (13.33%) TypeScript
6 9 (12.00%) C
7 8 (10.67%) Erlang
8 7 (9.33%) Perl
9 6 (8.00%) PHP5
10 4 (5.33%) Ruby
11 3 (4.00%) XAML
12 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
13 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 8 (10.67%) Oracle
1 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.00%) Trapeze
3 1 (1.33%) SAP
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