The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucester region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 34 16 44
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.63% 9.95% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 10.56% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 4
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -13.54%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
183 180 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.32% 94.24% 98.82%
Number of salaries quoted 144 164 285
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Software Developer
Gloucestershire

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Gloucester region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Gloucester

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title.

1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) .NET
3 12 (57.14%) SQL
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
4 10 (47.62%) OO
4 10 (47.62%) MVC
5 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (38.10%) Oracle
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 6 (28.57%) Java
8 6 (28.57%) Web Services
8 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 5 (23.81%) Degree
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 5 (23.81%) MySQL
9 5 (23.81%) OOP
9 5 (23.81%) PHP
9 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
9 5 (23.81%) C++
9 5 (23.81%) HTML
10 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
10 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
10 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (14.29%) V-Model
11 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
11 3 (14.29%) jQuery
11 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
11 3 (14.29%) Product Marketing
11 3 (14.29%) Logistics
11 3 (14.29%) XML

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Software Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
1 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
1 2 (9.52%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 2 (9.52%) LabVIEW
2 2 (9.52%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Automotive
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (14.29%) jQuery
6 3 (14.29%) J2EE
6 3 (14.29%) EJB
6 3 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (9.52%) Swing
7 2 (9.52%) Ajax
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 2 (9.52%) SWT
7 2 (9.52%) WCF
7 2 (9.52%) WPF
7 2 (9.52%) ADO
7 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.76%) PrimeFaces
8 1 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
2 2 (9.52%) Physics
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
3 1 (4.76%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) OO
1 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 5 (23.81%) OOP
5 3 (14.29%) SOA
5 3 (14.29%) Logistics
5 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 3 (14.29%) V-Model
5 3 (14.29%) Product Marketing
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) UML
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.76%) System Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Release Management
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) C++
4 5 (23.81%) PHP
4 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
5 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.52%) Delphi
7 2 (9.52%) C
8 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) JBoss
4 2 (9.52%) Sybase
5 1 (4.76%) Zend