Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Bridgend during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 9 19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend - 19.48% 10.88%
As % of the Job Titles category - 20.27% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 15
Bridgend median annual salary - £25,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.56% -1.37%
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +25.00% +0.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend. 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
Bridgend
Permanent vacancies in Bridgend with a recognized job title 32 74 145
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 96.10% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 30 67 122
Bridgend median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +14.29% -16.10%
10th Percentile £25,925 £21,250 £17,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £47,000 £43,750
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +2.86%

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

Job postings that featured Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bridgend.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Bridgend

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Bridgend