Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 15 19
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 133 81 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 17.34% 13.11% 11.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.87% 14.67% 13.09%
Number of salaries quoted 106 100 62
Bath median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +31.43% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £25,150
90th Percentile £54,375 £60,000 £59,875
Somerset median annual salary £41,750 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -0.60% +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 705 552 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 91.92% 89.32% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 604 517 462
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £63,750
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Bath

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 61 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (43.61%) JavaScript
3 53 (39.85%) Java
3 53 (39.85%) .NET
4 48 (36.09%) SQL
5 46 (34.59%) C#
6 45 (33.83%) AngularJS
7 41 (30.83%) HTML
8 35 (26.32%) CSS
9 33 (24.81%) SQL Server
9 33 (24.81%) Degree
10 32 (24.06%) MVC
11 31 (23.31%) Hibernate
12 30 (22.56%) Linux
13 24 (18.05%) jQuery
14 23 (17.29%) WCF
15 22 (16.54%) Apache Cassandra
16 21 (15.79%) ASP.NET
16 21 (15.79%) React
16 21 (15.79%) SaaS
16 21 (15.79%) Moq
16 21 (15.79%) WPF
16 21 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (15.04%) SDLC
17 20 (15.04%) MongoDB
18 19 (14.29%) J2EE
18 19 (14.29%) TDD
19 18 (13.53%) NUnit
20 17 (12.78%) Scrum
20 17 (12.78%) OO

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 14 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.01%) IIS
2 4 (3.01%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.26%) Apache
4 2 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.50%) Drupal
5 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.79%) SaaS
2 12 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.26%) Bluemix
5 3 (2.26%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) Bluetooth
1 2 (1.50%) Internet
1 2 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.75%) 3G
2 1 (0.75%) 4G
2 1 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (24.81%) SQL Server
2 22 (16.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 20 (15.04%) MongoDB
4 9 (6.77%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (5.26%) Redis
7 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.76%) MySQL
8 5 (3.76%) Power BI
8 5 (3.76%) QlikView
8 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.01%) CouchDB
10 3 (2.26%) GIS
11 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (15.79%) Moq
2 18 (13.53%) NUnit
3 13 (9.77%) Git (software)
4 12 (9.02%) JUnit
4 12 (9.02%) Subversion
5 10 (7.52%) Mockito
5 10 (7.52%) Visual Studio
6 9 (6.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (2.26%) Bugzilla
8 3 (2.26%) PEAR
8 3 (2.26%) PHPUnit
8 3 (2.26%) Trac
9 1 (0.75%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.75%) JIRA
9 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (11.28%) Manufacturing
2 12 (9.02%) Finance
3 5 (3.76%) Banking
4 4 (3.01%) Electronics
4 4 (3.01%) Marketing
4 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 75 (56.39%) Software Engineer
2 48 (36.09%) Developer
3 26 (19.55%) Senior Software Engineer
4 23 (17.29%) Java Engineer
5 22 (16.54%) Java Software Engineer
6 17 (12.78%) .NET Developer
7 15 (11.28%) .NET Software Engineer
8 14 (10.53%) Senior Developer
9 11 (8.27%) C# Software Engineer
10 9 (6.77%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 8 (6.02%) C++ Software Engineer
11 8 (6.02%) Graduate
12 7 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
12 7 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 7 (5.26%) Java Developer
12 7 (5.26%) Junior
13 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 6 (4.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 6 (4.51%) Junior Developer
13 6 (4.51%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (39.85%) .NET
2 45 (33.83%) AngularJS
3 41 (30.83%) HTML
4 35 (26.32%) CSS
5 31 (23.31%) Hibernate
6 24 (18.05%) jQuery
7 23 (17.29%) WCF
8 21 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 21 (15.79%) React
8 21 (15.79%) WPF
9 19 (14.29%) J2EE
10 16 (12.03%) Java EE
10 16 (12.03%) REST
10 16 (12.03%) Spring
11 15 (11.28%) GWT
11 15 (11.28%) JPA
11 15 (11.28%) Node.js
11 15 (11.28%) Restlet
12 14 (10.53%) NHibernate
13 13 (9.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.78%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (11.28%) Computer Science
3 12 (9.02%) User Experience
4 7 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.76%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.01%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.50%) Fintech
7 2 (1.50%) Social Media
8 1 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.75%) Minimum Viable Product
8 1 (0.75%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.56%) Linux
2 5 (3.76%) Windows
3 4 (3.01%) Unix
4 3 (2.26%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (2.26%) OpenWrt
5 1 (0.75%) Android
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (45.86%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.06%) MVC
3 21 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (15.04%) SDLC
5 19 (14.29%) TDD
6 17 (12.78%) OO
6 17 (12.78%) Scrum
6 17 (12.78%) Unit Testing
7 15 (11.28%) Innovative Thinking
7 15 (11.28%) Mentoring
8 14 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
9 13 (9.77%) Open Source
10 12 (9.02%) Front End Development
11 10 (7.52%) Analytics
11 10 (7.52%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (7.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (7.52%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (7.52%) Web Development
12 9 (6.77%) OOP
12 9 (6.77%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 58 (43.61%) JavaScript
2 53 (39.85%) Java
3 48 (36.09%) SQL
4 46 (34.59%) C#
5 15 (11.28%) C++
6 10 (7.52%) Python
7 9 (6.77%) T-SQL
8 8 (6.02%) C
8 8 (6.02%) PHP
9 7 (5.26%) Embedded C
9 7 (5.26%) GraphQL
10 4 (3.01%) Bash Shell
10 4 (3.01%) Objective-C
10 4 (3.01%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.01%) Scala
11 2 (1.50%) ES6
11 2 (1.50%) Perl
12 1 (0.75%) Ada
12 1 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (24.81%) Degree
2 14 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.02%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 7 (5.26%) Terraform
2 2 (1.50%) Ansible
2 2 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.27%) Google
3 4 (3.01%) SAP
4 3 (2.26%) IBM