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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 36 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.85% 5.00% 4.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 5.17% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 9
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £41,400 £33,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
289 174 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 93.53% 96.67% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 242 148 197
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,850 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 16 (51.61%) Linux
2 15 (48.39%) Python
2 15 (48.39%) C#
2 15 (48.39%) C++
3 14 (45.16%) .NET
3 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
4 13 (41.94%) DV Cleared
4 13 (41.94%) SQL
5 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
6 11 (35.48%) Java
7 10 (32.26%) HTML
7 10 (32.26%) STL
7 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
8 9 (29.03%) Ruby
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
8 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (29.03%) Finance
9 8 (25.81%) CSS
9 8 (25.81%) Oracle
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.81%) Windows
10 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
10 7 (22.58%) OO
11 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (16.13%) WPF
11 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (16.13%) HTML5
11 5 (16.13%) Cyber Security
11 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
11 5 (16.13%) Coaching

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.45%) JBoss
2 2 (6.45%) Node.js
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Google App Engine
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
1 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.23%) SNMP
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) SMTP
2 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
4 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Maven
1 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 10 (32.26%) HTML
2 10 (32.26%) STL
3 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
4 8 (25.81%) CSS
5 5 (16.13%) WPF
5 5 (16.13%) HTML5
6 4 (12.90%) J2EE
6 4 (12.90%) CSS3
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.45%) Web Services
8 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
8 2 (6.45%) Entity Framework
8 2 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (6.45%) WCF
8 2 (6.45%) Silverlight
9 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.23%) jQuery
9 1 (3.23%) LINQ
9 1 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) UNIX
4 2 (6.45%) AIX
5 1 (3.23%) Android
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
2 7 (22.58%) OO
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (16.13%) Cyber Security
3 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
3 5 (16.13%) Coaching
4 4 (12.90%) MVC
5 3 (9.68%) TDD
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) OOP
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps
6 2 (6.45%) SDLC
7 1 (3.23%) Open Source
7 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Android Development
7 1 (3.23%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Python
1 15 (48.39%) C#
1 15 (48.39%) C++
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) Java
4 10 (32.26%) Bash Shell
5 9 (29.03%) Ruby
5 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
6 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
7 5 (16.13%) PHP
8 4 (12.90%) C
9 3 (9.68%) Perl
10 2 (6.45%) R
11 1 (3.23%) Bourne shell
11 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Security Cleared
2 13 (41.94%) DV Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) qmail
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
1 1 (3.23%) yum
1 1 (3.23%) Zenoss
1 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Facebook
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter
3 1 (3.23%) BT
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