Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 12 6
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 10 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 16.39% 6.90% 24.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.87% 7.41% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 16
Bridgend median annual salary £30,500 £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.24% +70.00% -30.56%
10th Percentile £23,150 £38,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £43,200 £47,000 £37,000
South Wales median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -11.11% +25.00%

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 Bridgend with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bridgend
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 53 27 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 86.89% 93.10% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 58
Bridgend median annual salary £35,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.39% +10.71% +1.45%
10th Percentile £19,000 £27,250 £22,125
90th Percentile £63,750 £47,500 £46,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.17%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bridgend.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Bridgend

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Bridgend

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Bridgend over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (60.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (40.00%) Automotive
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) HND
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (40.00%) Universal Windows Platform
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) XHTML
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (20.00%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) PaaS
5 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

Software Engineering
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (20.00%) Cosmos DB
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (40.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET Software Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Universal Windows Platform
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 2 (20.00%) XHTML
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) CGI
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (40.00%) HND