The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 34 31 32
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 9 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.81% 4.40% 3.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 4.65% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 12
Average salary £51,000 £28,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.14% -27.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,280 £27,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
180 172 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.26% 94.51% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 144 156 287
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 £24,400 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Engineer
Gloucestershire

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 22 July 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 13 (68.42%) C++
3 11 (57.89%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) C
4 9 (47.37%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) OO
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) C#
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (26.32%) Perl
8 5 (26.32%) Python
8 5 (26.32%) Embedded C
8 5 (26.32%) XML
8 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
8 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
9 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
9 4 (21.05%) CSS
9 4 (21.05%) Web Services
9 4 (21.05%) UML
9 4 (21.05%) HTML
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) J2EE
9 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
9 4 (21.05%) JSF
9 4 (21.05%) Games
9 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
10 3 (15.79%) Scrum

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (21.05%) Games
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) J2EE
2 4 (21.05%) JSF
2 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
3 3 (15.79%) EJB
3 3 (15.79%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) LAMP
4 1 (5.26%) Spring
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) MFC
4 1 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (5.26%) ADO
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 4 (21.05%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Physics
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) UNIX
3 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) OO
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) UML
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Software Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Cyber Security
6 2 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) C
3 9 (47.37%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) C#
5 5 (26.32%) Perl
5 5 (26.32%) Python
5 5 (26.32%) Embedded C
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) PHP
7 2 (10.53%) Ruby
8 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
8 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) Degree
3 5 (26.32%) DV Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) PhD
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) Coverity
3 2 (10.53%) Wind River
4 1 (5.26%) Zend
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