Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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

Senior Software Engineer
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 63 59
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 4 28 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 0.98% 3.31% 2.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 3.38% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 19
Bath median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -2.17% -8.00%
10th Percentile £51,125 £42,500 £41,900
90th Percentile £67,500 £51,250 £52,500
Somerset median annual salary £51,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +14.44% -2.17% -0.54%

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 404 829 631
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.26% 97.87% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 351 642 599
Bath median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £25,925
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
Somerset median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +8.84%

Senior Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Engineer in Bath

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Senior Software Engineer in Bath

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer in Bath over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Engineer in Bath

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, Senior 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 Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Erlang
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) CouchDB
2 3 (75.00%) Riak
3 2 (50.00%) Data Science
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Redis
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) CAD
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow

Senior 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) CouchDB
1 3 (75.00%) Riak
2 2 (50.00%) Redis
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) Data Science
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) CAD
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Microservices
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Erlang
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) SQL