Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 14 18
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 122 87 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 16.90% 15.00% 13.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.32% 16.86% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 111 111 71
Bath median annual salary £43,000 £46,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.52% +19.48% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £58,750
Somerset median annual salary £41,626 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.89% +20.00% -

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bath
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 666 516 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 92.24% 88.97% 87.48%
Number of salaries quoted 604 469 445
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
Somerset median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Bath

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Bath

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Bath over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Bath

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 68 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (43.44%) JavaScript
3 46 (37.70%) .NET
4 45 (36.89%) Java
5 44 (36.07%) HTML
6 43 (35.25%) SQL
7 41 (33.61%) C#
8 40 (32.79%) AngularJS
9 36 (29.51%) CSS
10 34 (27.87%) Degree
11 33 (27.05%) React
12 27 (22.13%) jQuery
13 26 (21.31%) MVC
14 25 (20.49%) SQL Server
15 24 (19.67%) ASP.NET
15 24 (19.67%) Linux
16 22 (18.03%) Node.js
17 21 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (17.21%) TDD
17 21 (17.21%) Hibernate
18 19 (15.57%) Scrum
19 18 (14.75%) Git (software)
19 18 (14.75%) SDLC
19 18 (14.75%) Mentoring
20 17 (13.93%) Subversion
21 16 (13.11%) Apache Cassandra
21 16 (13.11%) WCF
22 15 (12.30%) Java EE
22 15 (12.30%) Computer Science
22 15 (12.30%) SaaS

Software Engineering
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 6 (4.92%) Apache
1 6 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.28%) IIS
2 4 (3.28%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.82%) Drupal
4 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.30%) SaaS
2 14 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (9.02%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (7.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.28%) Bluemix
5 4 (3.28%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) Bluetooth
1 2 (1.64%) Internet
1 2 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.82%) 3G
2 1 (0.82%) 4G
2 1 (0.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.49%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (12.30%) MongoDB
4 10 (8.20%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (7.38%) MySQL
5 9 (7.38%) Redis
6 7 (5.74%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.28%) CouchDB
7 4 (3.28%) GIS
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (14.75%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.93%) Subversion
3 14 (11.48%) Moq
4 12 (9.84%) NUnit
5 11 (9.02%) Visual Studio
6 10 (8.20%) JUnit
7 8 (6.56%) Bugzilla
7 8 (6.56%) Mockito
7 8 (6.56%) Trac
8 6 (4.92%) PEAR
8 6 (4.92%) PHPUnit
9 5 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.64%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.82%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.82%) JIRA
12 1 (0.82%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (9.84%) Finance
1 12 (9.84%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.92%) Banking
3 4 (3.28%) Electronics
3 4 (3.28%) Marketing
3 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.64%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 61 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 47 (38.52%) Developer
3 18 (14.75%) .NET Developer
4 16 (13.11%) .NET Software Engineer
4 16 (13.11%) Java Engineer
5 15 (12.30%) Java Software Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) C# Software Engineer
6 12 (9.84%) Senior Developer
6 12 (9.84%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (9.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 9 (7.38%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (7.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (7.38%) Graduate
9 8 (6.56%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.74%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 7 (5.74%) Junior
10 7 (5.74%) Linux Engineer
11 6 (4.92%) Project Manager
11 6 (4.92%) Support Engineer
11 6 (4.92%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (37.70%) .NET
2 44 (36.07%) HTML
3 40 (32.79%) AngularJS
4 36 (29.51%) CSS
5 33 (27.05%) React
6 27 (22.13%) jQuery
7 24 (19.67%) ASP.NET
8 22 (18.03%) Node.js
9 21 (17.21%) Hibernate
10 16 (13.11%) WCF
11 15 (12.30%) Java EE
12 13 (10.66%) RESTful
12 13 (10.66%) WPF
13 12 (9.84%) HTML5
13 12 (9.84%) Spring
14 11 (9.02%) .NET Core
14 11 (9.02%) .NET Framework
14 11 (9.02%) J2EE
15 10 (8.20%) REST
15 10 (8.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Computer Science
1 15 (12.30%) User Experience
2 11 (9.02%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.28%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.46%) Social Media
7 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.82%) Fintech
8 1 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.82%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.82%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.67%) Linux
2 8 (6.56%) Windows
3 4 (3.28%) Unix
4 3 (2.46%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.82%) Android
5 1 (0.82%) OpenWrt
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.31%) MVC
3 21 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (17.21%) TDD
4 19 (15.57%) Scrum
5 18 (14.75%) Mentoring
5 18 (14.75%) SDLC
6 15 (12.30%) Innovative Thinking
7 14 (11.48%) Open Source
8 13 (10.66%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (9.02%) OO
9 11 (9.02%) OOP
9 11 (9.02%) Unit Testing
10 10 (8.20%) Low Latency
10 10 (8.20%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (8.20%) Web Development
11 9 (7.38%) Front End Development
11 9 (7.38%) Web Design
12 8 (6.56%) Analytics
12 8 (6.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 53 (43.44%) JavaScript
2 45 (36.89%) Java
3 43 (35.25%) SQL
4 41 (33.61%) C#
5 11 (9.02%) PHP
6 10 (8.20%) C++
6 10 (8.20%) Python
7 9 (7.38%) GraphQL
8 6 (4.92%) C
9 5 (4.10%) Embedded C
9 5 (4.10%) Scala
9 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.28%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.28%) Objective-C
10 4 (3.28%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.64%) ES6
11 2 (1.64%) Perl
12 1 (0.82%) Ada
12 1 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (27.87%) Degree
2 12 (9.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.38%) Kubernetes
1 9 (7.38%) Terraform
2 2 (1.64%) Ansible
2 2 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (10.66%) Google
2 10 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.28%) IBM
3 4 (3.28%) SAP
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle