Period
to 19 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 81 61
Rank change year-on-year +37 -20 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 18 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 3.55% 1.11% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 1.14% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 17
Bath median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -15.66% +18.57%
10th Percentile £36,225 £29,400 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £46,500 £54,000
Somerset median annual salary £44,765 £35,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +27.90% -20.45% +25.71%

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 502 792 617
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.01% 97.54% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 446 600 590
Bath median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,125 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,375 £70,425 £57,500
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 July 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 19 July 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 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) MVC
2 12 (66.67%) C#
3 11 (61.11%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
5 9 (50.00%) .NET
5 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (44.44%) T-SQL
6 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 8 (44.44%) WCF
7 7 (38.89%) Entity Framework
7 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (33.33%) Web Development
9 5 (27.78%) TDD
9 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
10 4 (22.22%) Windows
10 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
10 4 (22.22%) Java
10 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (22.22%) CRM
10 4 (22.22%) SOA
10 4 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
10 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
10 4 (22.22%) Microservices
10 4 (22.22%) 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 4 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) IPv4
1 1 (5.56%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) NCrunch
2 2 (11.11%) ReSharper
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 3 (16.67%) Electronics
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) WCF
3 7 (38.89%) Entity Framework
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) React
7 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) Vue.js
7 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Core
8 1 (5.56%) CSS
8 1 (5.56%) CSS3
8 1 (5.56%) HTML5
8 1 (5.56%) Node.js
8 1 (5.56%) Web Services Management
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) MVC
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 6 (33.33%) Web Development
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (22.22%) CRM
6 4 (22.22%) Front End Development
6 4 (22.22%) Microservices
6 4 (22.22%) SOA
6 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 3 (16.67%) SOLID
7 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.11%) Kanban
8 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) Scala
6 2 (11.11%) TypeScript
7 1 (5.56%) C
7 1 (5.56%) Groovy
7 1 (5.56%) Python
7 1 (5.56%) VB
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) SAP