Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

Software Engineer
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 27 46
Rank change year-on-year -4 +19 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 57 56 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 7.94% 9.74% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.05% 9.89% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 49 53 23
Bath median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £27,550
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,500 £63,750
Somerset median annual salary £42,750 £42,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +1.79% +18.31% +1.43%

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 708 566 543
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.61% 98.43% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 642 513 487
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,025 £23,550 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Bath

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Bath

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Bath over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Bath

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 30 (52.63%) C#
4 29 (50.88%) HTML
5 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (43.86%) .NET
7 23 (40.35%) Java
8 21 (36.84%) SQL
9 20 (35.09%) AngularJS
10 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 19 (33.33%) CSS
11 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET
12 16 (28.07%) React
13 15 (26.32%) Linux
14 14 (24.56%) MongoDB
14 14 (24.56%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (24.56%) SaaS
15 13 (22.81%) RESTful
15 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (22.81%) MVC
16 12 (21.05%) Hibernate
16 12 (21.05%) Node.js
16 12 (21.05%) Docker
17 11 (19.30%) Degree
17 11 (19.30%) jQuery
17 11 (19.30%) Manufacturing
18 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
18 10 (17.54%) HTML5
19 9 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
19 9 (15.79%) Google

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.77%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) SaaS
2 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) 3G
2 1 (1.75%) 4G
2 1 (1.75%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (24.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (24.56%) MongoDB
3 9 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (15.79%) Redis
4 6 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.26%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.75%) GIS
6 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Moq
2 6 (10.53%) JUnit
2 6 (10.53%) Mockito
2 6 (10.53%) NUnit
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.75%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.75%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (19.30%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.26%) Electronics
2 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Marketing
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.88%) HTML
2 25 (43.86%) .NET
3 20 (35.09%) AngularJS
4 19 (33.33%) CSS
5 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET
6 16 (28.07%) React
7 13 (22.81%) RESTful
8 12 (21.05%) Hibernate
8 12 (21.05%) Node.js
9 11 (19.30%) jQuery
10 10 (17.54%) HTML5
11 9 (15.79%) .NET Core
11 9 (15.79%) React Native
12 8 (14.04%) Spring
12 8 (14.04%) WCF
12 8 (14.04%) WPF
13 7 (12.28%) J2EE
13 7 (12.28%) REST
14 6 (10.53%) JPA
14 6 (10.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.02%) Graphic Design
4 3 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.75%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Unix
3 2 (3.51%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Android
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.81%) MVC
4 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.04%) Open Source
6 7 (12.28%) OO
7 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.53%) SDLC
8 5 (8.77%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (8.77%) Scrum
8 5 (8.77%) TDD
8 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.02%) CAD
10 3 (5.26%) Acceptance Criteria
10 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
10 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (5.26%) Open Source Development
10 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 30 (52.63%) C#
3 23 (40.35%) Java
4 21 (36.84%) SQL
5 9 (15.79%) GraphQL
6 7 (12.28%) C++
6 7 (12.28%) Python
7 4 (7.02%) Objective-C
8 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.26%) C
8 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.51%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.51%) Perl
9 2 (3.51%) PHP
10 1 (1.75%) Ada
10 1 (1.75%) ES6
10 1 (1.75%) Ruby
10 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) Kubernetes
1 9 (15.79%) Terraform
2 2 (3.51%) Ansible
2 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Google
2 3 (5.26%) SAP
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle