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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 16 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 6 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 8.45% 21.13% 27.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.17% 23.81% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 12
Median salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% -1.36%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
59 63 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 83.10% 88.73% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 51 55 40
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £53,300 £42,050
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

The demand trend of job ads across the Bridgend region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 23 (100.00%) C++
1 23 (100.00%) Python
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) Informatics
1 23 (100.00%) Life Science
1 23 (100.00%) Analytics
2 16 (69.57%) Computer Science
3 14 (60.87%) SQLite
3 14 (60.87%) OAuth
3 14 (60.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 14 (60.87%) ZeroMQ
3 14 (60.87%) Relational Database
3 14 (60.87%) Tornado
3 14 (60.87%) Flask
3 14 (60.87%) DevOps
3 14 (60.87%) Cross-Platform Development
3 14 (60.87%) RDBMS
3 14 (60.87%) Middleware
3 14 (60.87%) MySQL
3 14 (60.87%) Oracle
3 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
3 14 (60.87%) Windows
3 14 (60.87%) Linux
4 13 (56.52%) Health Informatics
5 9 (39.13%) Machine Learning
5 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
5 9 (39.13%) Statistics
5 9 (39.13%) Data Analysis
6 7 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.35%) Natural Language Processing

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (60.87%) Tornado
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) MySQL
1 14 (60.87%) RDBMS
1 14 (60.87%) Relational Database
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
1 14 (60.87%) SQLite
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Research Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 14 (60.87%) Flask
1 14 (60.87%) Middleware
1 14 (60.87%) OAuth
1 14 (60.87%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (4.35%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 23 (100.00%) Informatics
1 23 (100.00%) Life Science
2 16 (69.57%) Computer Science
3 13 (56.52%) Health Informatics
4 9 (39.13%) Mathematics
4 9 (39.13%) Statistics
5 1 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Linux
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) Analytics
2 14 (60.87%) Cross-Platform Development
2 14 (60.87%) DevOps
3 9 (39.13%) Data Analysis
3 9 (39.13%) Machine Learning
4 7 (30.43%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C++
1 23 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle