The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 43 30
Rank change year-on-year +13 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 33 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 7.05% 3.09% 5.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.25% 3.17% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 17
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +17.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bath
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 455 315 290
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 97.22% 97.22% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 319 299 267
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bath that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Bath

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, 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 59 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (57.63%) Java
3 32 (54.24%) JavaScript
4 23 (38.98%) Hibernate
4 23 (38.98%) .NET
5 22 (37.29%) C#
5 22 (37.29%) MVC
6 20 (33.90%) Unit Testing
7 19 (32.20%) Spring
7 19 (32.20%) HTML
7 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
7 19 (32.20%) Linux
8 18 (30.51%) CSS
9 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (28.81%) NUnit
9 17 (28.81%) Greenfield Project
10 16 (27.12%) NHibernate
10 16 (27.12%) SQL
10 16 (27.12%) WCF
10 16 (27.12%) WPF
10 16 (27.12%) REST
10 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
11 15 (25.42%) Moq
11 15 (25.42%) JPA
11 15 (25.42%) J2EE
12 14 (23.73%) GWT
12 14 (23.73%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (23.73%) SaaS
12 14 (23.73%) Elasticsearch
12 14 (23.73%) Restlet

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 14 (23.73%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.73%) SaaS
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 14 (23.73%) Apache Cassandra
3 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) NUnit
2 15 (25.42%) Moq
3 6 (10.17%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.17%) JUnit
4 5 (8.47%) Eclipse
5 4 (6.78%) GCC
5 4 (6.78%) Mockito
6 3 (5.08%) Mercurial
7 2 (3.39%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.78%) Advertising
2 1 (1.69%) Electronics
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) .NET
1 23 (38.98%) Hibernate
2 19 (32.20%) HTML
2 19 (32.20%) Spring
3 18 (30.51%) CSS
4 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
4 16 (27.12%) NHibernate
4 16 (27.12%) REST
4 16 (27.12%) WCF
4 16 (27.12%) WPF
5 15 (25.42%) J2EE
5 15 (25.42%) JPA
6 14 (23.73%) GWT
6 14 (23.73%) Restlet
7 11 (18.64%) Java EE
7 11 (18.64%) jQuery
8 10 (16.95%) RESTful
9 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
10 8 (13.56%) Entity Framework
11 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.08%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Mac OS
4 2 (3.39%) Android
4 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.39%) OpenWrt
5 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (37.29%) MVC
3 20 (33.90%) Unit Testing
4 17 (28.81%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (23.73%) Customer Requirements
6 12 (20.34%) Front End Development
7 9 (15.25%) Mentoring
7 9 (15.25%) Test Automation
8 7 (11.86%) Scrum
9 6 (10.17%) OO
10 5 (8.47%) Web Development
11 4 (6.78%) Analytics
11 4 (6.78%) Digital Analytics
11 4 (6.78%) Open Source
12 3 (5.08%) API Development
12 3 (5.08%) BDD
12 3 (5.08%) TDD
12 3 (5.08%) Time Management
13 2 (3.39%) Identity Management
13 2 (3.39%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 34 (57.63%) Java
2 32 (54.24%) JavaScript
3 22 (37.29%) C#
4 16 (27.12%) SQL
5 6 (10.17%) C
5 6 (10.17%) C++
6 5 (8.47%) Python
7 3 (5.08%) Embedded C
8 2 (3.39%) PHP
9 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle
2 1 (1.69%) SAP
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