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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South West / Bristol
Rank 61 31 51
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 72 141 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.98% 7.88% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.10% 8.11% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 62 134 70
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
1755 1739 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.91% 97.15% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1427 1535 1558
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 76 (58.91%) C++
3 73 (56.59%) Java
4 50 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (36.43%) Linux
6 40 (31.01%) Python
7 37 (28.68%) Degree
8 36 (27.91%) C
9 34 (26.36%) C#
9 34 (26.36%) JavaScript
10 29 (22.48%) HTML
11 27 (20.93%) .NET
12 22 (17.05%) Windows
12 22 (17.05%) Finance
13 21 (16.28%) UML
14 20 (15.50%) Games
15 18 (13.95%) Telecoms
15 18 (13.95%) OO
16 17 (13.18%) Mathematics
17 16 (12.40%) PhD
17 16 (12.40%) SQL
18 13 (10.08%) Spring
18 13 (10.08%) AngularJS
19 12 (9.30%) HTML5
19 12 (9.30%) Security Cleared
19 12 (9.30%) Validation
19 12 (9.30%) Electronics
20 11 (8.53%) Scrum
20 11 (8.53%) TDD
20 11 (8.53%) Multithreading

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 5 (3.88%) DNN
2 2 (1.55%) JBoss
2 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.78%) Apache
3 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) IaaS
1 4 (3.10%) PaaS
1 4 (3.10%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) GitHub
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.43%) Internet
2 3 (2.33%) HTTP
2 3 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.55%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.78%) Modbus
4 1 (0.78%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.43%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.10%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (7.75%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.98%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.10%) GCC
4 3 (2.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.33%) JIRA
4 3 (2.33%) Subversion
5 2 (1.55%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.55%) JUnit
5 2 (1.55%) Mockito
5 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.55%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.78%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.78%) Moq
6 1 (0.78%) NUnit
6 1 (0.78%) PyUnit
6 1 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.78%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.78%) TeamCity
General
1 22 (17.05%) Finance
2 20 (15.50%) Games
3 18 (13.95%) Telecoms
4 12 (9.30%) Electronics
5 10 (7.75%) Manufacturing
6 9 (6.98%) Aerospace
7 8 (6.20%) Marketing
8 6 (4.65%) Banking
9 2 (1.55%) Automotive
10 1 (0.78%) Advertising
10 1 (0.78%) Avionics
10 1 (0.78%) Back Office
10 1 (0.78%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.48%) HTML
2 27 (20.93%) .NET
3 13 (10.08%) AngularJS
3 13 (10.08%) Spring
4 12 (9.30%) HTML5
5 10 (7.75%) CSS
6 9 (6.98%) Node.js
6 9 (6.98%) REST
6 9 (6.98%) Theano
6 9 (6.98%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 8 (6.20%) Hibernate
8 7 (5.43%) Java EE
9 5 (3.88%) JSON
9 5 (3.88%) OpenCV
10 4 (3.10%) Apache Flex
10 4 (3.10%) J2EE
10 4 (3.10%) LLVM
10 4 (3.10%) RESTful
10 4 (3.10%) Web Services
10 4 (3.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) Computer Science
2 5 (3.88%) Digital TV
2 5 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.10%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (3.10%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.33%) Device Driver
4 3 (2.33%) MPEG
5 2 (1.55%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.55%) CAN bus
5 2 (1.55%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.55%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.55%) Life Science
5 2 (1.55%) PlayStation
5 2 (1.55%) Xbox
6 1 (0.78%) 3D Printing
6 1 (0.78%) Handset
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.78%) Social Media
6 1 (0.78%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 47 (36.43%) Linux
2 22 (17.05%) Windows
3 10 (7.75%) Android
4 4 (3.10%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.33%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.78%) Unix
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 50 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (16.28%) UML
4 18 (13.95%) OO
5 17 (13.18%) Mathematics
6 12 (9.30%) Validation
7 11 (8.53%) Mentoring
7 11 (8.53%) Multithreading
7 11 (8.53%) Requirements Engineering
7 11 (8.53%) Scrum
7 11 (8.53%) TDD
8 10 (7.75%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (7.75%) Deep Learning
9 9 (6.98%) Computer Vision
9 9 (6.98%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (6.98%) Machine Learning
10 8 (6.20%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (6.20%) Game Development
10 8 (6.20%) Microservices
10 8 (6.20%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (58.91%) C++
2 73 (56.59%) Java
3 40 (31.01%) Python
4 36 (27.91%) C
5 34 (26.36%) C#
5 34 (26.36%) JavaScript
6 16 (12.40%) SQL
7 11 (8.53%) Scala
8 6 (4.65%) Embedded C
9 5 (3.88%) Embedded C++
10 4 (3.10%) Ada
10 4 (3.10%) Assembly Language
10 4 (3.10%) Fortran
10 4 (3.10%) Perl
11 3 (2.33%) PHP
12 2 (1.55%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.55%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.55%) VBA
13 1 (0.78%) R
13 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (28.68%) Degree
2 16 (12.40%) PhD
3 12 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.10%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) DO-178B
2 3 (2.33%) IEC 61508
2 3 (2.33%) MISRA
3 2 (1.55%) Def Stans
3 2 (1.55%) DO-254
3 2 (1.55%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.78%) ISO26262
System Software
1 2 (1.55%) vSphere
2 1 (0.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) Ansible
1 2 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (6.20%) SAP
2 4 (3.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.10%) Oracle
3 2 (1.55%) VMware
4 1 (0.78%) IBM
4 1 (0.78%) Informatica
4 1 (0.78%) Renesas
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