Period
to 21 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer/Software Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer/Developer
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 62 72
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer/Software Engineer 1 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 0.22% 0.80% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.82% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 11
Bath median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -5.26%
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% +0.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bath
Permanent vacancies in Bath with a recognized job title 426 485 702
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 97.39% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 394 399 636
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,200 £70,000 £60,000
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Developer/Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings that featured Developer/Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Developer/Software Engineer in Bath

Developer/Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer/Software Engineer in Bath.

Salary trend for Developer/Software Engineer in Bath

Developer/Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, Developer/Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bath region featuring Developer/Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source Development
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Thinking
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8

Developer/Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Thinking
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Java 8
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker