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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 31 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 11 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.91% 5.49% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.11% 5.81% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 13
Average salary £51,000 £29,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.86% -27.50%
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
180 172 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.77% 94.51% 98.75%
Number of salaries quoted 149 155 285
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £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 1 August 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 20 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 15 (68.18%) C++
3 13 (59.09%) Java
4 11 (50.00%) SQL
5 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
6 9 (40.91%) Oracle
6 9 (40.91%) C
6 9 (40.91%) OO
7 8 (36.36%) Linux
7 8 (36.36%) Degree
8 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
8 7 (31.82%) DV Cleared
9 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
9 6 (27.27%) C#
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 5 (22.73%) Perl
10 5 (22.73%) Embedded C
10 5 (22.73%) XML
10 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (22.73%) Python
10 5 (22.73%) PhD
10 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
11 4 (18.18%) JSF
11 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
11 4 (18.18%) Games
11 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
11 4 (18.18%) CSS
11 4 (18.18%) Web Services
11 4 (18.18%) UML
11 4 (18.18%) HTML

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) JSF
2 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) J2EE
3 3 (13.64%) EJB
3 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) MFC
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) ADO
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.55%) LAMP
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
2 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) UNIX
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 9 (40.91%) OO
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) UML
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Software Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Cyber Security
6 2 (9.09%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.55%) Release Management
7 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) C++
2 13 (59.09%) Java
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) C
5 6 (27.27%) C#
6 5 (22.73%) Perl
6 5 (22.73%) Embedded C
6 5 (22.73%) Python
7 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
8 2 (9.09%) Ruby
8 2 (9.09%) PHP
9 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
9 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) Degree
3 7 (31.82%) DV Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) PhD
4 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) Coverity
3 2 (9.09%) Wind River
4 1 (4.55%) Remedy
4 1 (4.55%) Zend
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