The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 3 20 7
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 12 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 28.57% 4.58% 21.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.27% 4.88% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 8
Average salary £36,500 £42,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.09% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41 123 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 97.62% 93.89% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 38 118 37
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,000 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
South Wales

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 17 (89.47%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 17 (89.47%) CSS
3 15 (78.95%) OOD
3 15 (78.95%) C++
3 15 (78.95%) Scrum
3 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) HTML5
3 15 (78.95%) CSS3
4 5 (26.32%) OO
4 5 (26.32%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Release Management
4 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (26.32%) Business Development
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
4 5 (26.32%) Physics
4 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
4 5 (26.32%) QA
4 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.53%) VB
6 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited Software Engineer in their job title 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 with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) HTML
2 17 (89.47%) CSS
3 15 (78.95%) HTML5
3 15 (78.95%) CSS3
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.53%) SOAP
4 2 (10.53%) WCF
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 2 (10.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
1 5 (26.32%) Physics
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (78.95%) OOD
2 15 (78.95%) Scrum
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Release Management
3 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Business Development
3 5 (26.32%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
1 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
4 2 (10.53%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
Bridgend
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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