The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 65 24 44
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 52 167 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.34% 8.92% 5.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 9.23% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 40 150 97
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £32,950 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £70,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Software Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1511 1810 1953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.05% 96.69% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 1581 1601
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 96 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (46.88%) Java
3 41 (42.71%) C++
4 40 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (36.46%) HTML
5 35 (36.46%) JavaScript
6 33 (34.38%) C#
6 33 (34.38%) Linux
7 31 (32.29%) .NET
7 31 (32.29%) Degree
8 24 (25.00%) OO
9 23 (23.96%) C
10 21 (21.88%) Python
11 20 (20.83%) CSS
12 19 (19.79%) SQL
13 16 (16.67%) AngularJS
14 15 (15.63%) HTML5
14 15 (15.63%) Node.js
15 14 (14.58%) Spring
16 13 (13.54%) Scrum
16 13 (13.54%) TDD
16 13 (13.54%) Mathematics
17 12 (12.50%) Windows
18 11 (11.46%) NoSQL
18 11 (11.46%) Multithreading
18 11 (11.46%) Electronics
18 11 (11.46%) Telecoms
18 11 (11.46%) Finance
19 10 (10.42%) Manufacturing
19 10 (10.42%) REST

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (2.08%) Apache
1 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.04%) JBoss
2 1 (1.04%) nginx
2 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) Internet
2 4 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (3.13%) DVB
4 2 (2.08%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (1.04%) HTTP
5 1 (1.04%) Profibus
5 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.46%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.29%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.13%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.13%) MySQL
5 2 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.04%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.08%) JUnit
2 2 (2.08%) Subversion
3 1 (1.04%) Grunt
3 1 (1.04%) gulp
3 1 (1.04%) Hudson
3 1 (1.04%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.04%) JIRA
3 1 (1.04%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.04%) Mockito
3 1 (1.04%) Moq
3 1 (1.04%) NUnit
3 1 (1.04%) Protractor
3 1 (1.04%) PyUnit
3 1 (1.04%) Selenium
3 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (11.46%) Electronics
1 11 (11.46%) Finance
1 11 (11.46%) Telecoms
2 10 (10.42%) Manufacturing
3 9 (9.38%) Marketing
4 5 (5.21%) Aerospace
5 3 (3.13%) Games
6 2 (2.08%) Advertising
7 1 (1.04%) Back Office
7 1 (1.04%) French Language
7 1 (1.04%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (36.46%) HTML
2 31 (32.29%) .NET
3 20 (20.83%) CSS
4 16 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 15 (15.63%) HTML5
5 15 (15.63%) Node.js
6 14 (14.58%) Spring
7 10 (10.42%) REST
8 9 (9.38%) Java EE
9 7 (7.29%) Middleware
10 6 (6.25%) Hibernate
10 6 (6.25%) XML
11 5 (5.21%) J2EE
12 4 (4.17%) JSON
13 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
13 3 (3.13%) Ember.js
13 3 (3.13%) jQuery
13 3 (3.13%) React
13 3 (3.13%) WCF
14 2 (2.08%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Mathematics
2 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.29%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (5.21%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.21%) Digital TV
5 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.13%) Device Driver
6 3 (3.13%) Over-the-Top Content
6 3 (3.13%) STB
7 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.08%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.08%) Visualisation
7 2 (2.08%) Xbox
8 1 (1.04%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.04%) PlayStation
8 1 (1.04%) SCADA
8 1 (1.04%) Social Media
8 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.38%) Linux
2 12 (12.50%) Windows
3 7 (7.29%) Android
4 3 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.00%) OO
4 13 (13.54%) Scrum
4 13 (13.54%) TDD
5 11 (11.46%) Multithreading
6 10 (10.42%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (9.38%) Microservices
7 9 (9.38%) OOP
7 9 (9.38%) Programme Management
7 9 (9.38%) Software Architecture
8 8 (8.33%) UML
9 7 (7.29%) OOA/OOD
9 7 (7.29%) Web Development
10 6 (6.25%) Android Development
10 6 (6.25%) OOD
10 6 (6.25%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.21%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 45 (46.88%) Java
2 41 (42.71%) C++
3 35 (36.46%) JavaScript
4 33 (34.38%) C#
5 23 (23.96%) C
6 21 (21.88%) Python
7 19 (19.79%) SQL
8 6 (6.25%) Assembly Language
9 5 (5.21%) Perl
10 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.17%) Embedded C
10 4 (4.17%) Embedded C++
11 3 (3.13%) Ada
11 3 (3.13%) PHP
12 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.04%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.04%) Scala
13 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (32.29%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) DO-178B
1 4 (4.17%) IEC 61508
2 2 (2.08%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Docker
1 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (9.38%) SAP
2 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.04%) Renesas
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