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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South Wales / Bridgend
Rank - 18 9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 0 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend - 6.15% 13.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 13.33% 15.56%
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%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16 30 45
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 80.00% 46.15% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 44
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.67% +1.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,350 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

Software Engineering
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Engineering Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree