The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 11 24 10
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 40 51 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 14.18% 11.64% 16.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.52% 14.01% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 40 47 56
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
216 364 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 76.60% 83.11% 80.22%
Number of salaries quoted 195 316 273
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 2 June 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Bath

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 59 (75.64%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (73.08%) C#
3 46 (58.97%) Degree
4 37 (47.44%) C++
5 36 (46.15%) Scrum
6 32 (41.03%) Mathematics
7 29 (37.18%) Computer Science
7 29 (37.18%) Mentoring
7 29 (37.18%) HTML
7 29 (37.18%) CSS
8 27 (34.62%) Software Testing
9 22 (28.21%) SQL
10 21 (26.92%) .NET
10 21 (26.92%) Windows
11 20 (25.64%) Linux
11 20 (25.64%) WPF
11 20 (25.64%) jQuery
11 20 (25.64%) SDLC
12 17 (21.79%) XML
12 17 (21.79%) PHP
12 17 (21.79%) MySQL
13 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
13 16 (20.51%) Apache
13 16 (20.51%) Bugzilla
13 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
13 16 (20.51%) PEAR
13 16 (20.51%) PHPUnit
13 16 (20.51%) Web Application Development
13 16 (20.51%) Trac
13 16 (20.51%) Ajax

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 16 (20.51%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) MySQL
2 13 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Bugzilla
1 16 (20.51%) PEAR
1 16 (20.51%) PHPUnit
1 16 (20.51%) Trac
2 8 (10.26%) Subversion
2 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 13 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (58.97%) Software Engineer
2 39 (50.00%) Developer
3 27 (34.62%) Software Developer
4 22 (28.21%) C# Software Engineer
5 15 (19.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 15 (19.23%) PHP Developer
6 13 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (15.38%) C# Developer
8 11 (14.10%) Graduate
9 10 (12.82%) C++ Developer
9 10 (12.82%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (11.54%) C++ Software Developer
11 8 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (10.26%) Graduate Developer
12 7 (8.97%) Software Programmer
12 7 (8.97%) Graduate PHP Developer
12 7 (8.97%) Programmer
13 6 (7.69%) .NET Developer
13 6 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.18%) HTML
1 29 (37.18%) CSS
2 21 (26.92%) .NET
3 20 (25.64%) WPF
3 20 (25.64%) jQuery
4 17 (21.79%) XML
5 16 (20.51%) Ajax
6 8 (10.26%) HTML5
6 8 (10.26%) Symfony
6 8 (10.26%) CakePHP
6 8 (10.26%) Java EE
6 8 (10.26%) JSON
7 4 (5.13%) LINQ
7 4 (5.13%) WCF
7 4 (5.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 4 (5.13%) XHTML
7 4 (5.13%) Web Services
8 3 (3.85%) STL
8 3 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (41.03%) Mathematics
2 29 (37.18%) Computer Science
3 16 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) User Experience
4 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.28%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.28%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Windows
2 20 (25.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (75.64%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (46.15%) Scrum
3 29 (37.18%) Mentoring
4 27 (34.62%) Software Testing
5 20 (25.64%) SDLC
6 16 (20.51%) Web Application Development
7 13 (16.67%) OO
8 11 (14.10%) CAD
9 9 (11.54%) MVVM
10 8 (10.26%) MVC
10 8 (10.26%) OOP
10 8 (10.26%) Software Architecture
10 8 (10.26%) Critical Success Factor
10 8 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (5.13%) Waterfall
12 3 (3.85%) UML
12 3 (3.85%) Identity Management
12 3 (3.85%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.85%) Image Processing
13 2 (2.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 57 (73.08%) C#
2 37 (47.44%) C++
3 22 (28.21%) SQL
4 17 (21.79%) PHP
5 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
6 13 (16.67%) Java
7 8 (10.26%) Python
7 8 (10.26%) C
7 8 (10.26%) PHP5
8 3 (3.85%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.28%) Delphi
9 1 (1.28%) Pascal
9 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (58.97%) Degree
2 8 (10.26%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.26%) DV Cleared
2 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
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