The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South West / Bristol
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 19 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 245 160 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 13.32% 9.97% 16.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.79% 11.03% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 212 141 244
Median salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1657 1451 1717
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.05% 90.40% 88.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1383 1250 1483
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Bristol

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Bristol over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 255 (52.25%) Java
2 188 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
3 160 (32.79%) Degree
4 137 (28.07%) C++
5 134 (27.46%) JavaScript
6 127 (26.02%) Linux
7 110 (22.54%) HTML
8 109 (22.34%) C#
9 103 (21.11%) C
10 95 (19.47%) .NET
11 90 (18.44%) Finance
12 79 (16.19%) TDD
12 79 (16.19%) Security Cleared
13 75 (15.37%) AngularJS
14 73 (14.96%) Windows
15 71 (14.55%) Python
16 68 (13.93%) Computer Science
17 66 (13.52%) OO
18 65 (13.32%) Scrum
19 63 (12.91%) Computer Science Degree
20 61 (12.50%) Mentoring
21 60 (12.30%) SQL
22 57 (11.68%) CSS
22 57 (11.68%) UML
22 57 (11.68%) SC Cleared
23 56 (11.48%) REST
24 53 (10.86%) HTML5
24 53 (10.86%) Microservices
25 52 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
26 48 (9.84%) Spring

Software Engineering
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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (3.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 14 (2.87%) Tomcat
3 11 (2.25%) Drupal
4 8 (1.64%) CMS
5 7 (1.43%) JBoss
6 6 (1.23%) DNN
6 6 (1.23%) WordPress
7 5 (1.02%) Apache
7 5 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.82%) IIS
8 4 (0.82%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.82%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.61%) Jetty
10 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.41%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.20%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.20%) Mule
11 1 (0.20%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
1 14 (2.87%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.61%) Simulink
3 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 25 (5.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.43%) IaaS
3 7 (1.43%) PaaS
4 5 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.61%) SaaS
6 2 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.41%) Heroku
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 44 (9.02%) TCP/IP
2 37 (7.58%) Internet
3 19 (3.89%) Wireshark
4 13 (2.66%) Firewall
5 10 (2.05%) HTTP
6 7 (1.43%) Ethernet
7 5 (1.02%) Bluetooth
8 4 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.82%) Wireless
9 3 (0.61%) DVB
9 3 (0.61%) MQTT
10 1 (0.20%) 802.11
10 1 (0.20%) 802.15
10 1 (0.20%) DNS
10 1 (0.20%) FTP
10 1 (0.20%) MIMO
10 1 (0.20%) Modbus
10 1 (0.20%) Profibus
10 1 (0.20%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (8.20%) NoSQL
2 28 (5.74%) SQL Server
3 25 (5.12%) MySQL
4 10 (2.05%) MongoDB
5 9 (1.84%) DB2
6 8 (1.64%) Big Data
6 8 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.23%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.82%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.61%) Couchbase
10 3 (0.61%) Redis
10 3 (0.61%) Riak
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.61%) Sybase ASE
11 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.41%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 38 (7.79%) Jenkins
2 37 (7.58%) Git (software)
3 34 (6.97%) Maven
4 26 (5.33%) Rational DOORS
5 25 (5.12%) Visual Studio
6 20 (4.10%) SonarQube
7 19 (3.89%) JIRA
8 18 (3.69%) Mockito
9 14 (2.87%) Eclipse
9 14 (2.87%) Subversion
10 13 (2.66%) JUnit
11 11 (2.25%) GCC
11 11 (2.25%) TeamCity
12 9 (1.84%) Bitbucket
12 9 (1.84%) Rational Rhapsody
12 9 (1.84%) Sonatype Nexus
13 8 (1.64%) Artifactory
13 8 (1.64%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.23%) Selenium
14 6 (1.23%) Vagrant
General
1 90 (18.44%) Finance
2 41 (8.40%) Marketing
3 40 (8.20%) Electronics
4 39 (7.99%) Games
5 37 (7.58%) Telecoms
6 30 (6.15%) Manufacturing
7 20 (4.10%) Aerospace
8 16 (3.28%) Banking
9 14 (2.87%) Military
10 11 (2.25%) Avionics
11 8 (1.64%) Private Banking
12 5 (1.02%) Advertising
12 5 (1.02%) Automotive
12 5 (1.02%) Legal
12 5 (1.02%) Publishing
12 5 (1.02%) Retail
13 3 (0.61%) Law
14 2 (0.41%) German Language
15 1 (0.20%) French Language
Job Titles
1 204 (41.80%) Software Engineer
2 170 (34.84%) Developer
3 74 (15.16%) C++ Software Engineer
4 53 (10.86%) Java Engineer
5 52 (10.66%) Java Developer
6 49 (10.04%) Java Software Engineer
7 46 (9.43%) Senior Developer
8 41 (8.40%) Analyst
9 36 (7.38%) Graduate
10 32 (6.56%) Junior
10 32 (6.56%) Software Manager
11 30 (6.15%) SOC Analyst
11 30 (6.15%) Software Developer
12 26 (5.33%) C Software Engineer
13 25 (5.12%) Lead Developer
13 25 (5.12%) Senior Analyst
14 24 (4.92%) .NET Developer
15 23 (4.71%) C/C++ Software Engineer
16 22 (4.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
17 21 (4.30%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (22.54%) HTML
2 95 (19.47%) .NET
3 75 (15.37%) AngularJS
4 57 (11.68%) CSS
5 56 (11.48%) REST
6 53 (10.86%) HTML5
7 48 (9.84%) Spring
8 41 (8.40%) Web Services
9 40 (8.20%) jQuery
10 36 (7.38%) Node.js
11 33 (6.76%) React
12 31 (6.35%) RESTful
13 25 (5.12%) SOAP
13 25 (5.12%) XML
14 23 (4.71%) Hibernate
14 23 (4.71%) J2EE
15 20 (4.10%) ASP.NET
16 19 (3.89%) JSR 170
16 19 (3.89%) OSGi
17 17 (3.48%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 68 (13.93%) Computer Science
2 27 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (5.33%) Security Operations Centre
4 23 (4.71%) Management Information System
5 22 (4.51%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (4.30%) User Experience
7 16 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (2.25%) Cyberthreat
9 9 (1.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 9 (1.84%) Verilog
9 9 (1.84%) VHDL
10 8 (1.64%) 3D Graphics
11 6 (1.23%) Digital TV
12 5 (1.02%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.02%) CMDB
12 5 (1.02%) Data Centre
12 5 (1.02%) Device Driver
12 5 (1.02%) Streaming Video
13 4 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 127 (26.02%) Linux
2 73 (14.96%) Windows
3 48 (9.84%) Unix
4 9 (1.84%) Android
5 7 (1.43%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.82%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.41%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (16.19%) TDD
3 66 (13.52%) OO
4 65 (13.32%) Scrum
5 61 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 57 (11.68%) UML
7 53 (10.86%) Microservices
8 52 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (9.84%) Open Source
10 46 (9.43%) Web Development
11 39 (7.99%) BDD
11 39 (7.99%) Information Security
12 38 (7.79%) SIEM
13 37 (7.58%) Network Monitoring
14 36 (7.38%) Unit Testing
15 35 (7.17%) SDLC
16 34 (6.97%) Mathematics
17 30 (6.15%) Coaching
18 29 (5.94%) Security Operations
19 28 (5.74%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 255 (52.25%) Java
2 137 (28.07%) C++
3 134 (27.46%) JavaScript
4 109 (22.34%) C#
5 103 (21.11%) C
6 71 (14.55%) Python
7 60 (12.30%) SQL
8 42 (8.61%) Scala
9 21 (4.30%) PHP
10 17 (3.48%) Ruby
11 16 (3.28%) Clojure
12 15 (3.07%) Apex Code
12 15 (3.07%) VB.NET
13 12 (2.46%) Embedded C
14 10 (2.05%) Ada
14 10 (2.05%) Fortran
15 9 (1.84%) Assembly Language
16 8 (1.64%) F#
16 8 (1.64%) Groovy
17 7 (1.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 160 (32.79%) Degree
2 79 (16.19%) Security Cleared
3 63 (12.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 57 (11.68%) SC Cleared
5 34 (6.97%) GCIA
6 32 (6.56%) DV Cleared
7 29 (5.94%) CISSP
7 29 (5.94%) GCIH
7 29 (5.94%) PhD
7 29 (5.94%) SANS
8 19 (3.89%) GIAC
9 14 (2.87%) Chartered Engineer
10 10 (2.05%) CREST Certified
11 8 (1.64%) PMI Certification
11 8 (1.64%) PMP
12 5 (1.02%) ISEB
12 5 (1.02%) MCP
13 3 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
13 3 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 2 (0.41%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.28%) Def Stans
1 16 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 15288
3 13 (2.66%) QA
4 11 (2.25%) IEC 61508
4 11 (2.25%) ISO 26262
5 10 (2.05%) DO-254
5 10 (2.05%) MISRA
6 9 (1.84%) DO-178B
6 9 (1.84%) MISRA C
7 3 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (0.61%) TickIT
8 2 (0.41%) GPG13
9 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (6.56%) Snort
2 14 (2.87%) Docker
3 8 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.23%) vSphere
5 3 (0.61%) Firmware
6 1 (0.20%) etcd
6 1 (0.20%) flannel
6 1 (0.20%) LXC
Systems Management
1 19 (3.89%) Nmap
2 9 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.84%) RSA enVision
3 7 (1.43%) Ansible
3 7 (1.43%) Puppet
4 5 (1.02%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.61%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.20%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (0.20%) Consul
6 1 (0.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.20%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.20%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.20%) Salt
6 1 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.20%) Sysdig
6 1 (0.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (5.74%) ArcSight
2 27 (5.53%) LogRhythm
2 27 (5.53%) SAP
3 23 (4.71%) Microsoft
4 22 (4.51%) Oracle
5 20 (4.10%) Adobe
6 19 (3.89%) Coverity
6 19 (3.89%) FireEye
7 18 (3.69%) IBM
8 15 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (2.25%) VMware
10 6 (1.23%) Splunk
11 5 (1.02%) BMC
11 5 (1.02%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.02%) Cisco
11 5 (1.02%) Citrix
11 5 (1.02%) EMC
11 5 (1.02%) HP
11 5 (1.02%) Juniper
11 5 (1.02%) NetApp
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Recruitment Partnership
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £66000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+ bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 36 days holiday + lots more!
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + pension and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Pension*
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago