The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 33 26 45
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 19 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 6.19% 5.85% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.51% 5.99% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 0
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
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
292 167 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 95.11% 97.66% 92.22%
Number of salaries quoted 240 158 205
Average salary £42,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.51% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucester

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 35 (89.74%) Software Engineering
2 22 (56.41%) C++
3 20 (51.28%) Python
4 17 (43.59%) Linux
5 15 (38.46%) Computer Science
6 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 13 (33.33%) Java
6 13 (33.33%) MySQL
7 12 (30.77%) HTML
7 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (28.21%) DV Cleared
8 11 (28.21%) C#
9 10 (25.64%) UNIX
9 10 (25.64%) Windows
10 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
11 8 (20.51%) Perl
11 8 (20.51%) Oracle
11 8 (20.51%) J2EE
11 8 (20.51%) CSS
11 8 (20.51%) STL
11 8 (20.51%) Ethernet
11 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
11 8 (20.51%) Degree
12 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
12 7 (17.95%) Zenoss
12 7 (17.95%) qmail
12 7 (17.95%) Puppet
12 7 (17.95%) Open Source
12 7 (17.95%) Bourne shell
12 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) IIS
1 7 (17.95%) Apache
1 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (15.38%) JBoss
3 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.13%) Node.js
3 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Ethernet
2 7 (17.95%) HTTP
2 7 (17.95%) Kerberos
2 7 (17.95%) SNMP
2 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.95%) Internet
2 7 (17.95%) Firewall
2 7 (17.95%) LDAP
2 7 (17.95%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) MySQL
2 7 (17.95%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 4 (10.26%) Hadoop
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.56%) Big Data
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Maven
1 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Electronics
3 3 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 3 (7.69%) Automotive
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) HTML
2 8 (20.51%) J2EE
2 8 (20.51%) CSS
2 8 (20.51%) STL
3 6 (15.38%) .NET
4 5 (12.82%) HTML5
5 4 (10.26%) jQuery
5 4 (10.26%) LAMP
5 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.13%) Spring
6 2 (5.13%) JSF
6 2 (5.13%) EJB
6 2 (5.13%) CSS3
6 2 (5.13%) Web Services
6 2 (5.13%) XML
6 2 (5.13%) Middleware
7 1 (2.56%) MFC
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.56%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 7 (17.95%) Open Source
3 4 (10.26%) User Experience
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.56%) DTV
6 1 (2.56%) PKI
6 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.56%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) UNIX
2 10 (25.64%) Windows
3 7 (17.95%) Solaris
4 2 (5.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) Software Engineering
2 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.95%) TDD
3 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
3 7 (17.95%) Software Deployment
4 6 (15.38%) Change Management
4 6 (15.38%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) OO
5 5 (12.82%) Cyber Security
6 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.26%) Coaching
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.69%) Scrum
8 2 (5.13%) SOA
8 2 (5.13%) UML
8 2 (5.13%) Software Architecture
8 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.56%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) C++
2 20 (51.28%) Python
3 13 (33.33%) Java
4 11 (28.21%) C#
5 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 8 (20.51%) Perl
7 7 (17.95%) PHP
7 7 (17.95%) Ruby
7 7 (17.95%) Bourne shell
7 7 (17.95%) Bash Shell
8 6 (15.38%) C
9 4 (10.26%) SQL
10 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
10 2 (5.13%) Embedded C++
11 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.21%) DV Cleared
3 8 (20.51%) Degree
4 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
2 7 (17.95%) qmail
2 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Nagios
1 7 (17.95%) Zenoss
1 7 (17.95%) yum
1 7 (17.95%) Puppet
1 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle
2 4 (10.26%) Zend
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) VMware
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