The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 12 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 6 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 11.54% 3.82% -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.76% 4.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £36,500 £42,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
51 124 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 98.08% 94.66% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 118 31
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (90.48%) CSS
2 19 (90.48%) HTML
2 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
3 17 (80.95%) Java
4 16 (76.19%) HTML5
5 15 (71.43%) CSS3
5 15 (71.43%) C++
5 15 (71.43%) OOD
5 15 (71.43%) Scrum
5 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) OO
6 6 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (23.81%) Release Management
7 5 (23.81%) Business Development
7 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
7 5 (23.81%) Physics
7 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
7 5 (23.81%) QA
7 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) C#
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) WCF
8 4 (19.05%) jQuery
9 3 (14.29%) MongoDB

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) NUnit
1 1 (4.76%) MSTest
1 1 (4.76%) Moq
General
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) CSS
2 19 (90.48%) HTML
3 16 (76.19%) HTML5
4 15 (71.43%) CSS3
5 4 (19.05%) WCF
5 4 (19.05%) jQuery
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 2 (9.52%) SOAP
7 2 (9.52%) REST
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.76%) XML
8 1 (4.76%) WinForms
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
1 5 (23.81%) Physics
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (71.43%) OOD
2 15 (71.43%) Scrum
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) OO
4 5 (23.81%) Release Management
4 5 (23.81%) Integration Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Business Development
4 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
2 17 (80.95%) Java
3 15 (71.43%) C++
4 5 (23.81%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) VB
5 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 2 (9.52%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Connectus
Salary: £35000 per annum
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