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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 41 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 17 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 3.95% 3.07% 6.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.19% 3.21% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 20
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
406 280 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 94.42% 95.56% 99.34%
Number of salaries quoted 365 259 287
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 £21,500 £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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 46 (92.00%) Computer Science
2 46 (92.00%) Degree
3 40 (80.00%) C++
4 37 (74.00%) C#
5 35 (70.00%) C
6 32 (64.00%) Mathematics
7 25 (50.00%) CAD
8 24 (48.00%) Windows
9 22 (44.00%) Software Testing
9 22 (44.00%) Manufacturing
10 15 (30.00%) Java
11 14 (28.00%) OO
12 9 (18.00%) Python
12 9 (18.00%) .NET
13 8 (16.00%) HTML
13 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
13 8 (16.00%) HTML5
14 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
14 7 (14.00%) OOD
14 7 (14.00%) PhD
14 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
14 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
15 6 (12.00%) WCF
15 6 (12.00%) WPF
15 6 (12.00%) Debian
15 6 (12.00%) Internet
15 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
15 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
15 6 (12.00%) Perl

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 22 (44.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.00%) .NET
2 8 (16.00%) HTML
2 8 (16.00%) HTML5
3 6 (12.00%) WCF
3 6 (12.00%) WPF
4 4 (8.00%) Silverlight
4 4 (8.00%) Django
4 4 (8.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (8.00%) SOAP
4 4 (8.00%) STL
4 4 (8.00%) Web Services
4 4 (8.00%) XML
4 4 (8.00%) XML Schema
5 3 (6.00%) Ajax
5 3 (6.00%) JSON
5 3 (6.00%) CSS
5 3 (6.00%) jQuery
5 3 (6.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 46 (92.00%) Computer Science
2 32 (64.00%) Mathematics
3 7 (14.00%) Mobile App
4 6 (12.00%) Open Source
4 6 (12.00%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Windows
2 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Debian
3 4 (8.00%) Windows Phone
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (50.00%) CAD
3 22 (44.00%) Software Testing
4 14 (28.00%) OO
5 7 (14.00%) OOD
6 4 (8.00%) Web Design
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.00%) Kanban
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.00%) Logistics
7 2 (4.00%) OOP
7 2 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 40 (80.00%) C++
2 37 (74.00%) C#
3 35 (70.00%) C
4 15 (30.00%) Java
5 9 (18.00%) Python
6 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (12.00%) Perl
7 6 (12.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (10.00%) Objective-C
9 4 (8.00%) Ruby
9 4 (8.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (92.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Trapeze
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