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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South West / Bristol
Rank 73 25 42
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 52 141 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.17% 8.14% 5.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 8.39% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36 132 88
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +8.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,650 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1590 1681 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.83% 97.00% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1274 1508 1558
Median salary £44,000 £42,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +8.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 53 (50.96%) Java
3 47 (45.19%) C++
4 44 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (33.65%) JavaScript
5 35 (33.65%) Linux
6 33 (31.73%) Degree
7 32 (30.77%) HTML
8 30 (28.85%) C#
9 29 (27.88%) .NET
10 27 (25.96%) C
11 23 (22.12%) Python
12 20 (19.23%) OO
13 19 (18.27%) SQL
14 16 (15.38%) CSS
14 16 (15.38%) Spring
15 15 (14.42%) Finance
15 15 (14.42%) Mathematics
16 14 (13.46%) AngularJS
16 14 (13.46%) Telecoms
17 13 (12.50%) Windows
17 13 (12.50%) HTML5
18 12 (11.54%) REST
18 12 (11.54%) UML
18 12 (11.54%) Electronics
19 11 (10.58%) Scrum
19 11 (10.58%) Microservices
19 11 (10.58%) Node.js
20 10 (9.62%) Cybersecurity
20 10 (9.62%) NoSQL

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 (1.92%) JBoss
1 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
2 1 (0.96%) Apache
2 1 (0.96%) DNN
2 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (9.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) IaaS
1 3 (2.88%) PaaS
1 3 (2.88%) SaaS
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) Internet
2 4 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.92%) DVB
3 2 (1.92%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.96%) HTTP
4 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) NoSQL
2 5 (4.81%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.92%) Hadoop
3 2 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.96%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.96%) MySQL
4 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.88%) JUnit
2 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.92%) Mockito
2 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.96%) GCC
3 1 (0.96%) Hudson
3 1 (0.96%) JIRA
3 1 (0.96%) Moq
3 1 (0.96%) NUnit
3 1 (0.96%) PyUnit
3 1 (0.96%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.96%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.96%) Subversion
3 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (14.42%) Finance
2 14 (13.46%) Telecoms
3 12 (11.54%) Electronics
4 10 (9.62%) Manufacturing
4 10 (9.62%) Marketing
5 7 (6.73%) Games
6 6 (5.77%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.92%) Banking
8 1 (0.96%) Advertising
8 1 (0.96%) Back Office
8 1 (0.96%) French Language
8 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.77%) HTML
2 29 (27.88%) .NET
3 16 (15.38%) CSS
3 16 (15.38%) Spring
4 14 (13.46%) AngularJS
5 13 (12.50%) HTML5
6 12 (11.54%) REST
7 11 (10.58%) Node.js
8 9 (8.65%) Java EE
9 7 (6.73%) Hibernate
10 6 (5.77%) Middleware
10 6 (5.77%) XML
11 5 (4.81%) JSON
12 4 (3.85%) J2EE
13 3 (2.88%) React
13 3 (2.88%) WCF
13 3 (2.88%) Web Services
14 2 (1.92%) Ember.js
14 2 (1.92%) OpenDaylight
14 2 (1.92%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Mathematics
2 8 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.73%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.85%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.85%) Digital TV
6 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.88%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.92%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.92%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.92%) STB
7 2 (1.92%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.92%) Xbox
8 1 (0.96%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.96%) 3D Printing
8 1 (0.96%) CAN bus
8 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.96%) MPEG
8 1 (0.96%) Neural Network
8 1 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.65%) Linux
2 13 (12.50%) Windows
3 8 (7.69%) Android
4 3 (2.88%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.96%) Unix
6 1 (0.96%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 44 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.23%) OO
4 12 (11.54%) UML
5 11 (10.58%) Microservices
5 11 (10.58%) Scrum
6 10 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (9.62%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (9.62%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (9.62%) Programme Management
6 10 (9.62%) TDD
7 8 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 7 (6.73%) Mentoring
8 7 (6.73%) OOP
8 7 (6.73%) Software Architecture
8 7 (6.73%) Unit Testing
8 7 (6.73%) Web Development
9 6 (5.77%) Android Development
10 5 (4.81%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (4.81%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 53 (50.96%) Java
2 47 (45.19%) C++
3 35 (33.65%) JavaScript
4 30 (28.85%) C#
5 27 (25.96%) C
6 23 (22.12%) Python
7 19 (18.27%) SQL
8 6 (5.77%) Assembly Language
8 6 (5.77%) Embedded C
9 5 (4.81%) Embedded C++
10 4 (3.85%) Scala
11 3 (2.88%) Ada
11 3 (2.88%) Perl
11 3 (2.88%) PHP
12 2 (1.92%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.96%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.96%) Fortran
13 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (31.73%) Degree
2 7 (6.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.85%) PhD
4 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) DO-178B
1 4 (3.85%) IEC 61508
2 3 (2.88%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.92%) QA
4 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.96%) Def Stans
4 1 (0.96%) MISRA
4 1 (0.96%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Docker
1 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 10 (9.62%) SAP
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle
3 1 (0.96%) IBM
3 1 (0.96%) Informatica
3 1 (0.96%) Renesas
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + stock options.
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bens
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: Salary excellent & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + strong benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Industry Leading Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago