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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 19 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 26 34 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 9.09% 7.85% 8.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.52% 7.91% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 32
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 £29,750 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £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
273 430 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 95.45% 99.31% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 248 384 339
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bath

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (95.74%) C#
3 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (61.70%) Degree
4 29 (61.70%) Mathematics
5 27 (57.45%) Computer Science
5 27 (57.45%) Software Testing
6 26 (55.32%) C++
7 19 (40.43%) Scrum
8 16 (34.04%) SDLC
9 15 (31.91%) .NET
10 14 (29.79%) Java
10 14 (29.79%) Windows
10 14 (29.79%) WPF
11 12 (25.53%) OO
12 11 (23.40%) HTML
12 11 (23.40%) CSS
12 11 (23.40%) Manufacturing
12 11 (23.40%) Mentoring
13 10 (21.28%) XML
14 9 (19.15%) Python
14 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
14 9 (19.15%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (19.15%) Java EE
14 9 (19.15%) Critical Success Factor
14 9 (19.15%) Software Architecture
14 9 (19.15%) HTML5
14 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
14 9 (19.15%) DV Cleared
14 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) PEAR
2 1 (2.13%) PHPUnit
2 1 (2.13%) Trac
General
1 11 (23.40%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) .NET
2 14 (29.79%) WPF
3 11 (23.40%) HTML
3 11 (23.40%) CSS
4 10 (21.28%) XML
5 9 (19.15%) Java EE
5 9 (19.15%) HTML5
6 4 (8.51%) WCF
7 3 (6.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (6.38%) STL
8 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.13%) J2EE
9 1 (2.13%) WinForms
9 1 (2.13%) Ajax
9 1 (2.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (61.70%) Mathematics
2 27 (57.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.13%) Biometrics
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (70.21%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (57.45%) Software Testing
4 19 (40.43%) Scrum
5 16 (34.04%) SDLC
6 12 (25.53%) OO
7 11 (23.40%) Mentoring
8 9 (19.15%) Critical Success Factor
8 9 (19.15%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (19.15%) Software Architecture
9 4 (8.51%) MVVM
10 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.38%) Image Processing
10 3 (6.38%) Identity Management
10 3 (6.38%) MVC
11 2 (4.26%) OOD
11 2 (4.26%) Logistics
12 1 (2.13%) CAD
12 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (95.74%) C#
2 26 (55.32%) C++
3 14 (29.79%) Java
4 9 (19.15%) Python
5 8 (17.02%) C
6 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
7 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
7 3 (6.38%) SQL
8 2 (4.26%) PHP
9 1 (2.13%) Delphi
9 1 (2.13%) Pascal
9 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 29 (61.70%) Degree
2 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
2 9 (19.15%) DV Cleared
2 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
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