Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 13 8
Rank change year-on-year -5 -5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 1 1 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 1.69% 3.70% 23.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 4.00% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 25
Bridgend median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% +48.15% -25.00%
South Wales median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year +3.53% +8.28% +4.67%

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 47 25 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 79.66% 92.59% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 102
Bridgend median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +33.93% -20.00%
10th Percentile £24,600 £23,075 £17,825
90th Percentile £56,075 £46,250 £45,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% +1.35%

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Django
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Information Management
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) SQL