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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 34 36 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 4.69% 5.58% 9.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 5.70% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 26
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
254 263 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 99.22% 97.77% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 222 251 250
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Bath

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) C#
3 14 (41.18%) Degree
3 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 12 (35.29%) HTML
4 12 (35.29%) .NET
4 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
4 12 (35.29%) jQuery
5 11 (32.35%) Scrum
6 10 (29.41%) CSS
7 9 (26.47%) OO
7 9 (26.47%) C++
7 9 (26.47%) PHP
7 9 (26.47%) SQL
7 9 (26.47%) LAMP
7 9 (26.47%) MVC
7 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
7 9 (26.47%) Ajax
7 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (23.53%) Trac
8 8 (23.53%) Web Application Development
8 8 (23.53%) Symfony
8 8 (23.53%) CakePHP
8 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
8 8 (23.53%) PEAR
8 8 (23.53%) PHPUnit
8 8 (23.53%) Subversion
8 8 (23.53%) Bugzilla
8 8 (23.53%) IIS

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (23.53%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) DNS
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
1 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (23.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Bugzilla
1 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 8 (23.53%) PEAR
1 8 (23.53%) PHPUnit
1 8 (23.53%) Subversion
1 8 (23.53%) Trac
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) .NET
1 12 (35.29%) HTML
1 12 (35.29%) jQuery
2 10 (29.41%) CSS
3 9 (26.47%) Ajax
3 9 (26.47%) LAMP
4 8 (23.53%) CakePHP
4 8 (23.53%) Symfony
5 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 4 (11.76%) WCF
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.82%) LINQ
7 3 (8.82%) Web Services
8 2 (5.88%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (5.88%) WPF
8 2 (5.88%) XHTML
8 2 (5.88%) XML
9 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) BBC
2 1 (2.94%) Biology
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Scrum
3 9 (26.47%) MVC
3 9 (26.47%) OO
3 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
4 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (23.53%) OOP
4 8 (23.53%) Web Application Development
5 7 (20.59%) Mentoring
6 6 (17.65%) CAD
7 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.76%) MVVM
8 4 (11.76%) SDLC
9 2 (5.88%) Mobile Development
9 2 (5.88%) Web Development
10 1 (2.94%) 3D Modelling
10 1 (2.94%) Analytics
10 1 (2.94%) Data Visualisation
10 1 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) C#
2 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 9 (26.47%) C++
3 9 (26.47%) PHP
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) C
4 4 (11.76%) Python
5 3 (8.82%) Java
6 2 (5.88%) VB
6 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
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