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

Software Engineering
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 8 21
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 1 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 4.76% 15.00% 9.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 17.65% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 12
Bridgend median annual salary £45,000 £25,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.00% -29.58% +1.43%
10th Percentile £42,500 £22,500 £31,375
90th Percentile £47,500 £48,750 £46,550
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -10.11% +18.67% -11.76%

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 18 34 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 85.71% 85.00% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 65
Bridgend median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% +5.80% -1.43%
10th Percentile £28,050 £22,500 £17,500
90th Percentile £50,750 £50,500 £43,750
South Wales median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%

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 February 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%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware