The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was - in advertised job vacancies in Bridgend during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 18 10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend - 6.15% 12.73%
As % of the Job Titles category - 6.45% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Median salary - £32,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19 62 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 100.00% 95.38% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 56 52
Median salary £40,000 £24,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -31.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree