Period
to 27 May 2019

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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 30 14
Rank change year-on-year +23 -16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 61 45 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 14.19% 7.79% 13.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.76% 8.20% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 51 45 87
Bath median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £55,000
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,025
% change year-on-year -5.88% +11.77% -10.53%

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 387 549 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 90.00% 94.98% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 313 497 555
Bath median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,197 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £58,750 £68,250
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £41,626 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.91% +4.07% +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 27 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Bath

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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 23 (37.70%) HTML
1 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
2 22 (36.07%) CSS
3 21 (34.43%) Web Services
3 21 (34.43%) Microservices
4 19 (31.15%) C#
4 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (27.87%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (26.23%) .NET
6 16 (26.23%) Mentoring
7 15 (24.59%) AngularJS
7 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
8 14 (22.95%) MVC
8 14 (22.95%) Coaching
8 14 (22.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (21.31%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (19.67%) Analytics
10 12 (19.67%) NoSQL
10 12 (19.67%) Erlang
11 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (18.03%) Data Analytics
11 11 (18.03%) JSON
11 11 (18.03%) Java
11 11 (18.03%) HTTP
11 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
12 10 (16.39%) MySQL
12 10 (16.39%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (16.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (16.39%) API Development
12 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS

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 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Chatbot
2 7 (11.48%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (19.67%) NoSQL
3 10 (16.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 10 (16.39%) MySQL
3 10 (16.39%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.64%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.64%) Redis
4 1 (1.64%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Axure RP
2 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.92%) NCrunch
3 3 (4.92%) ReSharper
3 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (3.28%) Aerospace
1 2 (3.28%) Automotive
2 1 (1.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Games
2 1 (1.64%) Law
2 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Software Engineer
2 18 (29.51%) Developer
3 14 (22.95%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (18.03%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Designer
5 8 (13.11%) Erlang Developer
5 8 (13.11%) UX Designer
6 7 (11.48%) Graduate
7 6 (9.84%) UI Designer
7 6 (9.84%) UI/UX Designer
8 5 (8.20%) Junior
8 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.92%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) JavaScript Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Junior Software Developer
11 2 (3.28%) Embedded Engineer
11 2 (3.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 2 (3.28%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (37.70%) HTML
2 22 (36.07%) CSS
3 21 (34.43%) Web Services
4 16 (26.23%) .NET
5 15 (24.59%) AngularJS
6 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
6 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (18.03%) JSON
7 8 (13.11%) RESTful
8 4 (6.56%) Entity Framework
8 4 (6.56%) React
9 3 (4.92%) jQuery
9 3 (4.92%) Node.js
9 3 (4.92%) Redux
9 3 (4.92%) Spring
9 3 (4.92%) Vue.js
10 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.64%) REST
10 1 (1.64%) XML
10 1 (1.64%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) User Experience
2 7 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.92%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.92%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Microservices
2 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (27.87%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (26.23%) Mentoring
5 14 (22.95%) Coaching
5 14 (22.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (22.95%) MVC
6 13 (21.31%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (19.67%) Analytics
8 11 (18.03%) Data Analytics
9 10 (16.39%) API Development
9 10 (16.39%) Conversational UI
10 8 (13.11%) User Stories
11 7 (11.48%) Mathematics
11 7 (11.48%) Prototyping
11 7 (11.48%) Visualisation
11 7 (11.48%) Web Development
11 7 (11.48%) Wireframes
12 6 (9.84%) Data Visualisation
12 6 (9.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
2 19 (31.15%) C#
3 12 (19.67%) Erlang
4 11 (18.03%) Java
5 7 (11.48%) C
5 7 (11.48%) C++
6 5 (8.20%) SQL
7 3 (4.92%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.92%) Go
7 3 (4.92%) PHP
7 3 (4.92%) Python
7 3 (4.92%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.64%) Ada
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) Adobe
2 3 (4.92%) Civica
2 3 (4.92%) Google
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft