The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer 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 Engineer
Rank 33 41 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 14 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 4.81% 5.65% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 5.78% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 22
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Bath

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Bath region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bath

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (95.24%) C#
3 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (64.29%) Degree
4 27 (64.29%) Mathematics
5 25 (59.52%) Computer Science
5 25 (59.52%) Software Testing
6 22 (52.38%) C++
7 19 (45.24%) Scrum
8 16 (38.10%) SDLC
9 14 (33.33%) Windows
10 12 (28.57%) WPF
10 12 (28.57%) .NET
11 10 (23.81%) Java
11 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
12 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
13 8 (19.05%) C
13 8 (19.05%) OO
14 7 (16.67%) HTML
14 7 (16.67%) CSS
14 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
15 6 (14.29%) XML
16 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
16 5 (11.90%) Linux
16 5 (11.90%) Python
16 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
16 5 (11.90%) Software Architecture
16 5 (11.90%) HTML5
16 5 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
16 5 (11.90%) Java EE

Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) PEAR
2 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.38%) Trac
General
1 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
1 12 (28.57%) WPF
2 7 (16.67%) HTML
2 7 (16.67%) CSS
3 6 (14.29%) XML
4 5 (11.90%) Java EE
4 5 (11.90%) HTML5
5 3 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 3 (7.14%) STL
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.76%) WCF
7 1 (2.38%) jQuery
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.38%) Cascading
7 1 (2.38%) J2EE
7 1 (2.38%) Web Services
7 1 (2.38%) WinForms
7 1 (2.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (64.29%) Mathematics
2 25 (59.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.38%) Biometrics
4 1 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 32 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (59.52%) Software Testing
4 19 (45.24%) Scrum
5 16 (38.10%) SDLC
6 8 (19.05%) OO
7 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 5 (11.90%) Critical Success Factor
8 5 (11.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) Software Architecture
9 4 (9.52%) MVVM
9 4 (9.52%) MVC
10 3 (7.14%) Identity Management
10 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.14%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Image Processing
11 2 (4.76%) OOD
12 1 (2.38%) CAD
12 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
12 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) C#
2 22 (52.38%) C++
3 10 (23.81%) Java
4 8 (19.05%) C
5 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.90%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) Embedded C
6 3 (7.14%) SQL
7 2 (4.76%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) Delphi
8 1 (2.38%) Pascal
8 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
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