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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 37 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.10% 5.29% 4.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.42% 5.52% 4.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,700 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £44,500 £39,750
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
295 163 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 93.95% 95.88% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 246 141 187
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £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 22 May 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (87.18%) Software Engineering
2 27 (69.23%) C++
3 16 (41.03%) Python
4 15 (38.46%) Linux
5 13 (33.33%) C#
5 13 (33.33%) Java
6 12 (30.77%) HTML
6 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 11 (28.21%) DV Cleared
7 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
7 11 (28.21%) STL
8 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 8 (20.51%) C
9 8 (20.51%) MySQL
9 8 (20.51%) Oracle
9 8 (20.51%) .NET
9 8 (20.51%) J2EE
9 8 (20.51%) CSS
9 8 (20.51%) Ruby
9 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
9 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
10 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (17.95%) Windows
10 7 (17.95%) IIS
10 7 (17.95%) PHP
10 7 (17.95%) Internet
10 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (15.38%) Finance
11 6 (15.38%) JBoss
11 6 (15.38%) MongoDB

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (15.38%) JBoss
3 2 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.13%) Node.js
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Internet
2 5 (12.82%) Ethernet
3 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) HTTP
3 2 (5.13%) Kerberos
3 2 (5.13%) SNMP
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.13%) SMTP
3 2 (5.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) MySQL
2 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.26%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.56%) Big Data
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Mercurial
1 2 (5.13%) Maven
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Aerospace
2 5 (12.82%) Automotive
3 4 (10.26%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) HTML
2 11 (28.21%) STL
3 8 (20.51%) .NET
3 8 (20.51%) J2EE
3 8 (20.51%) CSS
4 5 (12.82%) HTML5
5 4 (10.26%) LAMP
5 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
5 4 (10.26%) jQuery
6 3 (7.69%) MFC
7 2 (5.13%) Middleware
7 2 (5.13%) EJB
7 2 (5.13%) Web Services
7 2 (5.13%) XML
7 2 (5.13%) Spring
7 2 (5.13%) JSF
7 2 (5.13%) CSS3
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.56%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.26%) User Experience
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.13%) Open Source
5 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.56%) PKI
5 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.56%) Physics
5 1 (2.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Windows
3 5 (12.82%) UNIX
4 2 (5.13%) AIX
4 2 (5.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) Software Engineering
2 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (12.82%) OO
3 5 (12.82%) Cyber Security
3 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
3 5 (12.82%) Coaching
4 4 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Business Development
5 3 (7.69%) Scrum
6 2 (5.13%) Software Deployment
6 2 (5.13%) Change Management
6 2 (5.13%) SOA
6 2 (5.13%) UML
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) TDD
6 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Software Architecture
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) C++
2 16 (41.03%) Python
3 13 (33.33%) C#
3 13 (33.33%) Java
4 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 8 (20.51%) C
5 8 (20.51%) Ruby
5 8 (20.51%) Bash Shell
6 7 (17.95%) PHP
7 4 (10.26%) SQL
8 3 (7.69%) Perl
9 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
9 2 (5.13%) Embedded C++
9 2 (5.13%) Bourne shell
10 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.21%) DV Cleared
3 4 (10.26%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Firmware
2 2 (5.13%) qmail
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.13%) Nagios
1 2 (5.13%) Zenoss
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
1 2 (5.13%) yum
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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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago