The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 28 16 40
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 11 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.47% 10.25% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.61% 10.42% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 3
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,430 £30,000 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £37,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Software Developer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
196 240 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 97.51% 98.36% 99.16%
Number of salaries quoted 165 202 217
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (41.67%) QA
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Zenoss
3 5 (41.67%) qmail
3 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (41.67%) Open Source
3 5 (41.67%) Bourne shell
3 5 (41.67%) YUM
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) Puppet
3 5 (41.67%) Software Deployment
3 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) Nagios
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 5 (41.67%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LDAP
1 5 (41.67%) SMTP
1 5 (41.67%) Ethernet
1 5 (41.67%) HTTP
1 5 (41.67%) Kerberos
1 5 (41.67%) SNMP
1 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (41.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) UNIX
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Solaris
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Software Deployment
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) Bourne shell
4 1 (8.33%) Pascal
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (41.67%) qmail
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Nagios
1 5 (41.67%) Zenoss
1 5 (41.67%) YUM
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
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