Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Head of Software Engineering was £105,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Head of Software Engineering
South West > Bristol
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 185 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +198
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Software Engineering 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.028% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Bristol median annual salary £105,000 - -
South West median annual salary £105,000 - £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3,489 3,678 3,173
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 97.59% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,837 3,072 2,693
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £70,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Head of Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Head of Software Engineering in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Software Engineering in Bristol

Head of Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Head of Software Engineering in Bristol

Head of Software Engineering Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, Head of Software Engineering job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bristol region featuring Head of Software Engineering in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Delivery

Head of Software Engineering Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management