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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 10 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 14 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 19.18% 26.19% 13.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.54% 27.50% 20.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 18
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +14.06%
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
65 40 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 89.04% 95.24% 66.92%
Number of salaries quoted 56 37 84
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +9.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 July 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 17 (94.44%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) C++
2 16 (88.89%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 15 (83.33%) Windows
3 15 (83.33%) Linux
3 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (77.78%) .NET
5 13 (72.22%) STL
5 13 (72.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 12 (66.67%) MVC
7 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
8 8 (44.44%) Python
8 8 (44.44%) Oracle
9 7 (38.89%) Scrum
9 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
9 7 (38.89%) Build Automation
10 6 (33.33%) SDLC
11 4 (22.22%) REST
11 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (22.22%) JSON
11 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
11 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
12 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (16.67%) Bottle
13 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 2 (11.11%) Degree
13 2 (11.11%) Computer Science

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) JMeter
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Software Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) Developer
2 1 (5.56%) Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
2 1 (5.56%) C++ Developer
2 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (5.56%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) STL
2 13 (72.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (22.22%) REST
3 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) JSON
4 3 (16.67%) Bottle
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) CSS
6 1 (5.56%) WCF
6 1 (5.56%) Qt
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 2 (11.11%) Life Science
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
1 15 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) MVC
3 11 (61.11%) Software Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
4 7 (38.89%) Build Automation
5 6 (33.33%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.56%) Open Source
8 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) OOP
8 1 (5.56%) OO
8 1 (5.56%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 16 (88.89%) C++
2 16 (88.89%) Java
2 16 (88.89%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
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