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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 36 41 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 11 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 3.87% 3.88% 4.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.94% 4.04% 5.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 15
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £34,000 £47,000
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
279 446 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 98.24% 96.12% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 263 409 271
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 31 July 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bath

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 31 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 38 (90.48%) C#
3 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (61.90%) Mathematics
4 26 (61.90%) Degree
5 25 (59.52%) Computer Science
5 25 (59.52%) Software Testing
6 20 (47.62%) C++
7 18 (42.86%) Scrum
8 14 (33.33%) Windows
8 14 (33.33%) SDLC
9 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
10 12 (28.57%) .NET
10 12 (28.57%) WPF
11 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
12 8 (19.05%) MVC
13 7 (16.67%) Java
13 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 7 (16.67%) C
14 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
15 5 (11.90%) Web Services
15 5 (11.90%) OO
15 5 (11.90%) MVVM
16 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
16 4 (9.52%) Apache Hive
16 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
16 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
16 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
16 4 (9.52%) Cascading
16 4 (9.52%) Apache Spark

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 4 (9.52%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
1 1 (2.38%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Hive
2 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (21.43%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) .NET
1 12 (28.57%) WPF
2 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 5 (11.90%) Web Services
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (9.52%) Cascading
5 3 (7.14%) HTML
5 3 (7.14%) XML
5 3 (7.14%) CSS
6 2 (4.76%) STL
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE
6 2 (4.76%) Java EE
6 2 (4.76%) WCF
6 2 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (4.76%) HTML5
7 1 (2.38%) RESTful
7 1 (2.38%) JSON
7 1 (2.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (61.90%) Mathematics
2 25 (59.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.76%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.38%) Biometrics
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (59.52%) Software Testing
4 18 (42.86%) Scrum
5 14 (33.33%) SDLC
6 8 (19.05%) MVC
7 5 (11.90%) OO
7 5 (11.90%) MVVM
8 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
8 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.76%) Critical Success Factor
10 2 (4.76%) OOD
10 2 (4.76%) Identity Management
10 2 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.76%) Image Processing
10 2 (4.76%) Software Architecture
11 1 (2.38%) Video Analytics
11 1 (2.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) C#
2 20 (47.62%) C++
3 7 (16.67%) Java
3 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (16.67%) C
4 2 (4.76%) SQL
4 2 (4.76%) Python
4 2 (4.76%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.38%) Pascal
5 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.38%) Erlang
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
5 1 (2.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 26 (61.90%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Capita
2 1 (2.38%) Google
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