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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 17 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 5 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 7.58% 19.18% 27.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 19.18% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 12
Median salary £31,750 £36,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.80% -1.36%
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
60 73 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 90.91% 100.00% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 51 64 41
Median salary £31,500 £33,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.97% -8.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £14,750 £17,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 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 24 (100.00%) C++
1 24 (100.00%) Python
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 24 (100.00%) Informatics
1 24 (100.00%) Life Science
1 24 (100.00%) Analytics
2 17 (70.83%) Computer Science
3 14 (58.33%) RDBMS
3 14 (58.33%) Middleware
3 14 (58.33%) MySQL
3 14 (58.33%) Oracle
3 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 14 (58.33%) Windows
3 14 (58.33%) Linux
3 14 (58.33%) ZeroMQ
3 14 (58.33%) Relational Database
3 14 (58.33%) Tornado
3 14 (58.33%) Flask
3 14 (58.33%) DevOps
3 14 (58.33%) SQLite
3 14 (58.33%) OAuth
3 14 (58.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 14 (58.33%) Health Informatics
3 14 (58.33%) Cross-Platform Development
4 10 (41.67%) Machine Learning
4 10 (41.67%) Mathematics
4 10 (41.67%) Statistics
4 10 (41.67%) Data Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery

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 14 (58.33%) Tornado
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) MySQL
1 14 (58.33%) RDBMS
1 14 (58.33%) Relational Database
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (58.33%) SQLite
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 14 (58.33%) Flask
1 14 (58.33%) Middleware
1 14 (58.33%) OAuth
1 14 (58.33%) ZeroMQ
2 2 (8.33%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 24 (100.00%) Informatics
1 24 (100.00%) Life Science
2 17 (70.83%) Computer Science
3 14 (58.33%) Health Informatics
4 10 (41.67%) Mathematics
4 10 (41.67%) Statistics
5 2 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
1 14 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (100.00%) Analytics
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (58.33%) Cross-Platform Development
2 14 (58.33%) DevOps
3 10 (41.67%) Data Analysis
3 10 (41.67%) Machine Learning
4 7 (29.17%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C++
1 24 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle