Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 30 115 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 7.28% 13.56% 10.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.79% 14.48% 11.79%
Number of salaries quoted 29 75 80
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.86% +25.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,800 £30,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £50,650 £55,000
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +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 385 794 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 93.45% 93.63% 92.62%
Number of salaries quoted 338 609 574
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,750 £68,750 £57,500
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Bath

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) C++
3 11 (36.67%) C#
3 11 (36.67%) Mathematics
4 10 (33.33%) C
4 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 9 (30.00%) Manufacturing
5 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 8 (26.67%) Windows
7 6 (20.00%) Linux
7 6 (20.00%) Degree
8 5 (16.67%) CouchDB
9 4 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 4 (13.33%) Python
9 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (13.33%) Embedded C
9 4 (13.33%) SQL
10 3 (10.00%) HTML
10 3 (10.00%) Java
10 3 (10.00%) Web Services
10 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++
10 3 (10.00%) 802.11
10 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
10 3 (10.00%) Wireless
10 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
10 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
10 3 (10.00%) Automotive
10 3 (10.00%) JSON
10 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu

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 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (3.33%) Azure Functions
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
3 1 (3.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) 802.11
1 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (10.00%) RS-232
1 3 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) CouchDB
2 3 (10.00%) Riak
3 2 (6.67%) GIS
3 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) Redis
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) MS Access
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) Power BI
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (10.00%) Automotive
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Multimedia
3 2 (6.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Software Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Erlang Software Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.67%) Graduate
7 2 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Python Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Python Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Junior
8 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (10.00%) 802.1X
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) JSON
2 3 (10.00%) Node.js
2 3 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) Laravel
4 1 (3.33%) Qt
4 1 (3.33%) React
4 1 (3.33%) RESTful
4 1 (3.33%) Symfony
4 1 (3.33%) Vue.js
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (6.67%) Android
4 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.67%) Debian
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Mathematics
3 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.00%) Mechatronics
5 2 (6.67%) 3D Modelling
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Android Development
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (6.67%) Data Science
5 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.67%) Innovative Thinking
5 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.67%) MVVM
5 2 (6.67%) Open Source
5 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (6.67%) SDLC
5 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) C++
2 11 (36.67%) C#
3 10 (33.33%) C
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.33%) Embedded C
4 4 (13.33%) Python
4 4 (13.33%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++
5 3 (10.00%) Erlang
5 3 (10.00%) Java
6 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CIPD
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.33%) MCSD
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) IEC 61508
1 3 (10.00%) MISRA
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.67%) SAP
1 2 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow