Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 22 48
Rank change year-on-year -14 +26 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 25 83 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 5.94% 10.15% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.98% 10.36% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 23 60 40
Bath median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -4.35% +35.29%
10th Percentile £31,750 £28,625 £31,800
90th Percentile £62,500 £50,500 £56,250
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +20.00%

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 418 801 635
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.29% 97.92% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 366 668 602
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £59,675
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.51% +2.50% +6.67%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 12 (48.00%) C++
4 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (40.00%) C
6 9 (36.00%) Windows
6 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
7 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
7 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 8 (32.00%) Mathematics
8 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (28.00%) HTML
9 5 (20.00%) SQL
9 5 (20.00%) Python
9 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (16.00%) CouchDB
10 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
10 4 (16.00%) SDLC
10 4 (16.00%) OO
10 4 (16.00%) .NET
10 4 (16.00%) CSS
10 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
11 3 (12.00%) Automotive
11 3 (12.00%) Wireless
11 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
11 3 (12.00%) Finance
11 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
11 3 (12.00%) PHP
11 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (12.00%) Java

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 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) 802.11
1 3 (12.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (12.00%) RS-232
1 3 (12.00%) Wireless
2 2 (8.00%) HTTP
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) CouchDB
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
3 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.00%) Riak
3 2 (8.00%) SQLite
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) GIS
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Moq
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
General
1 8 (32.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
3 3 (12.00%) Automotive
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Electronics
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing
5 1 (4.00%) Games
5 1 (4.00%) Local Government
5 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
5 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
3 3 (12.00%) 802.1X
3 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (8.00%) Django
4 2 (8.00%) JSON
4 2 (8.00%) WCF
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.00%) Java EE
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.00%) Qt
5 1 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Android
3 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (12.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.00%) Debian
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (32.00%) Mathematics
4 4 (16.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) Android Development
5 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
5 3 (12.00%) Mechatronics
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Analytics
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) OOD
6 2 (8.00%) Open Source
6 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) UML
7 1 (4.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) C++
3 10 (40.00%) C
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) Python
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) Java
6 3 (12.00%) PHP
7 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (8.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (8.00%) Embedded C++
7 2 (8.00%) Erlang
7 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.00%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (4.00%) ES6
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) IEC 61508
2 2 (8.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (8.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
1 2 (8.00%) SAP
1 2 (8.00%) VMware
1 2 (8.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (4.00%) Civica