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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South Wales / Bridgend
Rank 5 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 9.09% 1.72% 6.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% 1.82% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £32,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
11 55 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 100.00% 94.83% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9 48 40
Median salary £38,500 £20,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+87.80% -45.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £18,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (92.86%) Statistics
2 13 (92.86%) Informatics
2 13 (92.86%) Mathematics
2 13 (92.86%) Physics
2 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
2 13 (92.86%) Life Science
2 13 (92.86%) Natural Language Processing
2 13 (92.86%) Health Informatics
2 13 (92.86%) Machine Learning
2 13 (92.86%) Analytics
2 13 (92.86%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) Python
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Data Analysis
2 13 (92.86%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) OOP
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) C

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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Artificial Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) Computer Science
1 13 (92.86%) Health Informatics
1 13 (92.86%) Informatics
1 13 (92.86%) Life Science
1 13 (92.86%) Mathematics
1 13 (92.86%) Physics
1 13 (92.86%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Analytics
2 13 (92.86%) Data Analysis
2 13 (92.86%) Machine Learning
3 1 (7.14%) OO
3 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree