The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bridgend region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 6 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 13 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 25.00% 14.10% 11.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.00% 14.47% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 5
Median salary £25,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.55% +2.85%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend 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
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50 76 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 96.15% 97.44% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 46 65 45
Median salary £35,000 £23,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -34.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

The demand trend of job ads across the Bridgend region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Bridgend

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) C++
1 30 (100.00%) Python
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 30 (100.00%) Informatics
1 30 (100.00%) Life Science
1 30 (100.00%) Analytics
2 24 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 22 (73.33%) Health Informatics
4 18 (60.00%) Machine Learning
4 18 (60.00%) Mathematics
4 18 (60.00%) Statistics
4 18 (60.00%) Data Analysis
5 12 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 12 (40.00%) RDBMS
5 12 (40.00%) Middleware
5 12 (40.00%) Java
5 12 (40.00%) MySQL
5 12 (40.00%) Oracle
5 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (40.00%) Windows
5 12 (40.00%) Linux
5 12 (40.00%) Degree
5 12 (40.00%) Physics
5 12 (40.00%) SQLite
5 12 (40.00%) OAuth
5 12 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (40.00%) C#
5 12 (40.00%) ZeroMQ
5 12 (40.00%) Relational Database

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (40.00%) Tornado
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) MySQL
1 12 (40.00%) RDBMS
1 12 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (40.00%) SQLite
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (40.00%) Flask
1 12 (40.00%) Middleware
1 12 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 12 (40.00%) OAuth
1 12 (40.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (100.00%) Informatics
1 30 (100.00%) Life Science
2 24 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 22 (73.33%) Health Informatics
4 18 (60.00%) Mathematics
4 18 (60.00%) Statistics
5 12 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 12 (40.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 30 (100.00%) Analytics
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 18 (60.00%) Machine Learning
3 12 (40.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 12 (40.00%) DevOps
4 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C++
1 30 (100.00%) Python
2 12 (40.00%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
ECS Recruitment Group Ltd
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