Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 55 28
Rank change year-on-year -2 -27 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 35 25 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 4.59% 4.01% 7.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 4.13% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 42
Bath median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,250 £48,750
Somerset median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -

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 746 605 567
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.77% 97.11% 98.44%
Number of salaries quoted 640 567 528
Bath median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,700 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £59,125
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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Bath

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Software Developer 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 Bath region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Scrum
3 18 (51.43%) .NET
4 17 (48.57%) C#
5 15 (42.86%) HTML
5 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 15 (42.86%) TDD
5 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (40.00%) SQL
7 13 (37.14%) Java
7 13 (37.14%) MVC
7 13 (37.14%) Degree
8 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
8 11 (31.43%) Web Services
8 11 (31.43%) Microservices
8 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
8 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
8 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
9 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
9 10 (28.57%) RESTful
9 10 (28.57%) JSON
9 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
9 10 (28.57%) React
9 10 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (28.57%) Software Delivery
9 10 (28.57%) OpenStack
9 10 (28.57%) Node.js
9 10 (28.57%) Docker
9 10 (28.57%) DevOps
9 10 (28.57%) Unix

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 10 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.57%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (31.43%) NoSQL
1 11 (31.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Banking
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 15 (42.86%) HTML
3 11 (31.43%) Web Services
4 10 (28.57%) JSON
4 10 (28.57%) Node.js
4 10 (28.57%) React
4 10 (28.57%) RESTful
5 9 (25.71%) .NET Framework
5 9 (25.71%) Entity Framework
6 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
7 5 (14.29%) CSS
8 3 (8.57%) HTML5
8 3 (8.57%) jQuery
9 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 1 (2.86%) Java SE
10 1 (2.86%) LINQ
10 1 (2.86%) WCF
10 1 (2.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
1 10 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Scrum
3 15 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (42.86%) TDD
4 13 (37.14%) MVC
5 11 (31.43%) Microservices
5 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
6 10 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (28.57%) DevOps
6 10 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 10 (28.57%) Software Delivery
6 10 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 8 (22.86%) SDLC
7 8 (22.86%) Web Development
8 6 (17.14%) Open Source
9 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
9 5 (14.29%) Pair Programming
10 4 (11.43%) Customer-Centricity
11 3 (8.57%) Coaching
11 3 (8.57%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C#
2 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 14 (40.00%) SQL
4 13 (37.14%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Google