The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 7 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 13 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 17.81% 18.37% 13.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.31% 18.75% 19.78%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 18
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +14.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £32,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £38,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
61 48 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 83.56% 97.96% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 53 43 84
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Bridgend

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 18 (90.00%) C#
1 18 (90.00%) C++
1 18 (90.00%) Java
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (85.00%) Windows
3 16 (80.00%) .NET
4 14 (70.00%) STL
4 14 (70.00%) MVC
4 14 (70.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 13 (65.00%) Software Testing
6 10 (50.00%) Oracle
7 8 (40.00%) Python
8 7 (35.00%) Scrum
8 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
8 7 (35.00%) Build Automation
8 7 (35.00%) SDLC
9 4 (20.00%) REST
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (20.00%) JSON
9 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (15.00%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (15.00%) Bottle
11 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
11 2 (10.00%) Computer Science

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.00%) JMeter
2 1 (5.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (5.00%) Developer
2 1 (5.00%) Analyst
2 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 14 (70.00%) STL
2 14 (70.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (20.00%) REST
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) JSON
4 3 (15.00%) Bottle
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) WCF
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Life Science
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 17 (85.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) MVC
3 13 (65.00%) Software Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
4 7 (35.00%) Build Automation
4 7 (35.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) OOD
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Open Source
7 1 (5.00%) OOP
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
1 18 (90.00%) C++
1 18 (90.00%) Java
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago