The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bath region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 31 13 35
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 25 45 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 7.27% 11.22% 4.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.40% 11.45% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 44 10
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
338 393 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 98.26% 98.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 300 364 240
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Engineer
Somerset

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 18 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bath

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (97.30%) Software Engineering
2 28 (75.68%) C++
3 27 (72.97%) Degree
3 27 (72.97%) Computer Science
4 26 (70.27%) C#
5 22 (59.46%) C
6 19 (51.35%) Windows
6 19 (51.35%) Mathematics
7 18 (48.65%) OO
8 14 (37.84%) OOD
8 14 (37.84%) Software Testing
8 14 (37.84%) CAD
8 14 (37.84%) Manufacturing
9 12 (32.43%) Java
10 11 (29.73%) .NET
11 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
11 9 (24.32%) HTML
12 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
12 7 (18.92%) Python
12 7 (18.92%) HTML5
13 5 (13.51%) Internet
13 5 (13.51%) PhD
13 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
13 5 (13.51%) SQL
13 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
13 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
14 4 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
14 4 (10.81%) Kanban
14 4 (10.81%) Trapeze

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) ColdFusion
2 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.41%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 14 (37.84%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) French Language
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) .NET
2 9 (24.32%) HTML
3 7 (18.92%) HTML5
4 4 (10.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (10.81%) WCF
4 4 (10.81%) WPF
4 4 (10.81%) Silverlight
4 4 (10.81%) SOAP
4 4 (10.81%) STL
4 4 (10.81%) XML Schema
4 4 (10.81%) Web Services
4 4 (10.81%) XML
5 3 (8.11%) CSS
5 3 (8.11%) JSON
5 3 (8.11%) Ajax
5 3 (8.11%) RESTful
5 3 (8.11%) jQuery
6 2 (5.41%) SWT
6 2 (5.41%) GWT
6 2 (5.41%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 27 (72.97%) Computer Science
2 19 (51.35%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
4 2 (5.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Phone
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Phone 8
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Phone 7
4 2 (5.41%) Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Debian
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (97.30%) Software Engineering
2 18 (48.65%) OO
3 14 (37.84%) OOD
3 14 (37.84%) Software Testing
3 14 (37.84%) CAD
4 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (10.81%) Kanban
4 4 (10.81%) Web Design
5 3 (8.11%) B2B
5 3 (8.11%) Change Control
6 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.70%) OOP
7 1 (2.70%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 28 (75.68%) C++
2 26 (70.27%) C#
3 22 (59.46%) C
4 12 (32.43%) Java
5 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
6 7 (18.92%) Python
7 5 (13.51%) SQL
8 4 (10.81%) XAML
8 4 (10.81%) Objective-C
9 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
9 3 (8.11%) Ruby
10 2 (5.41%) Perl
10 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (72.97%) Degree
2 5 (13.51%) PhD
2 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
2 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Trapeze
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) JBoss
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