Period
to 19 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 27 53
Rank change year-on-year -21 +26 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 29 57 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 4.57% 8.64% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 8.77% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 28 47 14
Bath median annual salary £43,750 £39,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.18% -5.45% +6.45%
10th Percentile £26,600 £32,500 £34,300
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,300 £59,250
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +17.65%

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 625 650 528
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.58% 98.48% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 565 519 485
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 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 19 April 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 19 April 2018, 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (55.17%) C#
2 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 13 (44.83%) .NET
4 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
5 11 (37.93%) CSS
6 10 (34.48%) Java
6 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 10 (34.48%) React
7 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (20.69%) RESTful
8 6 (20.69%) HTML5
8 6 (20.69%) Redis
8 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
8 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (20.69%) jQuery
9 5 (17.24%) Google
9 5 (17.24%) Embedded C
9 5 (17.24%) C++
9 5 (17.24%) Docker
9 5 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (17.24%) Kubernetes
9 5 (17.24%) React Native
9 5 (17.24%) Terraform
9 5 (17.24%) GraphQL
9 5 (17.24%) .NET Core
9 5 (17.24%) MongoDB

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:

Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (17.24%) SaaS
3 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) 3G
1 1 (3.45%) 4G
1 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
1 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (20.69%) Redis
3 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.90%) GIS
5 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) CouchDB
6 1 (3.45%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) JUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Mockito
2 2 (6.90%) Moq
2 2 (6.90%) NUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 3 (10.34%) Aerospace
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) .NET
3 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) CSS
4 10 (34.48%) React
5 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
5 6 (20.69%) HTML5
5 6 (20.69%) jQuery
5 6 (20.69%) RESTful
6 5 (17.24%) .NET Core
6 5 (17.24%) GraphQL
6 5 (17.24%) Node.js
6 5 (17.24%) React Native
7 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.90%) Java EE
8 2 (6.90%) WCF
8 2 (6.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
1 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (13.79%) Graphic Design
2 3 (10.34%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.45%) Raspberry Pi
3 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.45%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) CAD
3 4 (13.79%) Mathematics
3 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
3 4 (13.79%) MVC
4 3 (10.34%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) BDD
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.90%) Low Latency
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) Data Science
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) C#
1 16 (55.17%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 10 (34.48%) Java
4 5 (17.24%) C++
4 5 (17.24%) Embedded C
5 4 (13.79%) C
5 4 (13.79%) Objective-C
6 2 (6.90%) Embedded C++
6 2 (6.90%) Scala
7 1 (3.45%) Ada
7 1 (3.45%) Erlang
7 1 (3.45%) ES6
7 1 (3.45%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) R
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Kubernetes
1 5 (17.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Google
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle