The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bath region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 16 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 51 68 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 14.83% 16.96% 12.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.41% 21.25% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 47 64 30
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
293 320 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 85.17% 79.80% 86.59%
Number of salaries quoted 260 299 207
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
Somerset

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Bath

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bath region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Bath

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 43 (58.90%) Degree
2 32 (43.84%) C#
2 32 (43.84%) Computer Science
3 31 (42.47%) OO
4 27 (36.99%) C++
5 25 (34.25%) C
6 23 (31.51%) JavaScript
6 23 (31.51%) HTML
7 22 (30.14%) Mathematics
8 19 (26.03%) Windows
9 18 (24.66%) Linux
10 17 (23.29%) CSS
10 17 (23.29%) MySQL
10 17 (23.29%) jQuery
11 16 (21.92%) XML
12 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
12 15 (20.55%) SQL
12 15 (20.55%) .NET
13 14 (19.18%) Java
13 14 (19.18%) OOD
13 14 (19.18%) Manufacturing
13 14 (19.18%) CAD
13 14 (19.18%) Software Testing
13 14 (19.18%) Analytics
14 13 (17.81%) PHPUnit
14 13 (17.81%) JSON
14 13 (17.81%) Ajax
14 13 (17.81%) Python
14 13 (17.81%) PHP
14 13 (17.81%) Web Services

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bath region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.96%) Apache
2 4 (5.48%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.48%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.11%) Zope
3 3 (4.11%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Google App Engine
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) HTTP
1 6 (8.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) Wireless
2 1 (1.37%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (23.29%) MySQL
2 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.11%) Riak
3 3 (4.11%) Big Data
3 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) PHPUnit
2 11 (15.07%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.70%) PEAR
3 10 (13.70%) Trac
3 10 (13.70%) Bugzilla
4 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.85%) Subversion
6 4 (5.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (5.48%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.48%) Eclipse RCP
7 2 (2.74%) Ant
7 2 (2.74%) JUnit
8 1 (1.37%) PhoneGap
8 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (19.18%) Manufacturing
2 4 (5.48%) Banking
2 4 (5.48%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) French Language
3 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (58.90%) Developer
2 36 (49.32%) Software Engineer
3 33 (45.21%) Software Developer
4 11 (15.07%) PHP Developer
4 11 (15.07%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 9 (12.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) C Software Engineer
7 7 (9.59%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.22%) C# Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Python Developer
8 6 (8.22%) Junior Software Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Junior
8 6 (8.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Graduate
9 5 (6.85%) Web Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (5.48%) iOS Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Android Developer
11 3 (4.11%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.51%) HTML
2 17 (23.29%) CSS
2 17 (23.29%) jQuery
3 16 (21.92%) XML
4 15 (20.55%) .NET
5 13 (17.81%) JSON
5 13 (17.81%) Ajax
5 13 (17.81%) Web Services
6 9 (12.33%) RESTful
7 8 (10.96%) HTML5
7 8 (10.96%) Symfony
7 8 (10.96%) CakePHP
8 5 (6.85%) Django
9 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.48%) WCF
9 4 (5.48%) WPF
9 4 (5.48%) Silverlight
9 4 (5.48%) GWT
9 4 (5.48%) XML Schema
9 4 (5.48%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (43.84%) Computer Science
2 22 (30.14%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.48%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.11%) Machine Learning
5 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.74%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.74%) Open Source
5 2 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.74%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.74%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.37%) iPad
6 1 (1.37%) iPhone
6 1 (1.37%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.03%) Windows
2 18 (24.66%) Linux
3 5 (6.85%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.85%) Android
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Phone
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (2.74%) Debian
6 2 (2.74%) UNIX
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (42.47%) OO
2 14 (19.18%) OOD
2 14 (19.18%) CAD
2 14 (19.18%) Software Testing
2 14 (19.18%) Analytics
3 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (15.07%) OOP
5 10 (13.70%) Web Application Development
5 10 (13.70%) Scrum
6 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.48%) Web Design
7 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.48%) Kanban
7 4 (5.48%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.48%) Android Development
7 4 (5.48%) iOS Development
8 3 (4.11%) Change Control
8 3 (4.11%) OO PHP
8 3 (4.11%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (4.11%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.84%) C#
2 27 (36.99%) C++
3 25 (34.25%) C
4 23 (31.51%) JavaScript
5 15 (20.55%) SQL
6 14 (19.18%) Java
7 13 (17.81%) Python
7 13 (17.81%) PHP
8 8 (10.96%) PHP5
8 8 (10.96%) Objective-C
9 5 (6.85%) Perl
10 4 (5.48%) XAML
11 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
11 3 (4.11%) Erlang
11 3 (4.11%) Ruby
12 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 43 (58.90%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.85%) PhD
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) Google
3 4 (5.48%) JBoss
3 4 (5.48%) Trapeze
4 3 (4.11%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.74%) VMware
5 2 (2.74%) IBM
5 2 (2.74%) Oracle
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