Period
to 21 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

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

Software Developer
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 61 47
Rank change year-on-year +30 -14 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 50 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 7.86% 2.11% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.96% 2.14% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 50 10 24
Bath median annual salary £43,750 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £34,650 £29,900 £30,375
90th Percentile £55,000 £45,375 £48,375
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +14.29%

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 628 653 530
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.74% 98.49% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 567 522 485
Bath median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,197 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £57,500
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Bath

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Bath

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Bath over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Bath

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 46 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (86.00%) C#
3 36 (72.00%) .NET
4 32 (64.00%) MVC
5 31 (62.00%) SQL
6 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
7 24 (48.00%) Web Development
8 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
9 18 (36.00%) T-SQL
9 18 (36.00%) Scrum
9 18 (36.00%) Entity Framework
10 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
10 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET
11 16 (32.00%) TDD
11 16 (32.00%) WCF
11 16 (32.00%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (24.00%) Open Source
14 12 (24.00%) Pair Programming
14 12 (24.00%) Finance
14 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
15 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
15 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
15 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
16 9 (18.00%) CRM
16 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (18.00%) Dynamics CRM
17 8 (16.00%) SDLC
17 8 (16.00%) Front End Development

Software Developer 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 9 (18.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) SMS
2 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.00%) IPv4
2 1 (2.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
4 1 (2.00%) NCrunch
4 1 (2.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.00%) Selenium
4 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.00%) Electronics
3 5 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (10.00%) Marketing
4 3 (6.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (72.00%) .NET
2 18 (36.00%) Entity Framework
3 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (32.00%) WCF
5 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (12.00%) HTML
8 5 (10.00%) CSS
9 4 (8.00%) jQuery
9 4 (8.00%) Web Services
10 3 (6.00%) HTML5
10 3 (6.00%) Web Services Management
11 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (4.00%) LINQ
11 2 (4.00%) Node.js
12 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
12 1 (2.00%) CSS3
12 1 (2.00%) React
12 1 (2.00%) RESTful
12 1 (2.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (64.00%) MVC
3 24 (48.00%) Web Development
4 18 (36.00%) Scrum
5 16 (32.00%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (32.00%) TDD
6 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
7 12 (24.00%) Open Source
7 12 (24.00%) Pair Programming
8 10 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 9 (18.00%) CRM
10 8 (16.00%) Front End Development
10 8 (16.00%) SDLC
10 8 (16.00%) SOA
11 7 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
13 4 (8.00%) Microservices
14 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 43 (86.00%) C#
2 31 (62.00%) SQL
3 18 (36.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.00%) Java
6 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) Groovy
7 1 (2.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) SAP
3 4 (8.00%) Google