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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 23 18 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 7.96% 11.66% 6.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.12% 11.74% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 15
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
197 281 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 98.01% 99.29% 99.19%
Number of salaries quoted 166 233 215
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £51,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 28 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 19 (63.33%) Computer Science
3 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
4 13 (43.33%) C++
4 13 (43.33%) Java
4 13 (43.33%) Linux
4 13 (43.33%) Python
4 13 (43.33%) Degree
5 12 (40.00%) SQL
5 12 (40.00%) Oracle
5 12 (40.00%) Windows
5 12 (40.00%) OO
6 11 (36.67%) UNIX
7 10 (33.33%) MySQL
7 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (30.00%) Perl
8 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
9 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
9 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
9 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
10 7 (23.33%) HTML
10 7 (23.33%) Solaris
10 7 (23.33%) Apache
10 7 (23.33%) LDAP
10 7 (23.33%) PhD
10 7 (23.33%) SMTP
10 7 (23.33%) Ethernet
10 7 (23.33%) HTTP
10 7 (23.33%) Kerberos

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
2 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (13.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) LDAP
1 7 (23.33%) SMTP
1 7 (23.33%) Ethernet
1 7 (23.33%) HTTP
1 7 (23.33%) Kerberos
1 7 (23.33%) SNMP
1 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
1 7 (23.33%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JUnit
1 1 (3.33%) Maven
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 5 (16.67%) J2EE
2 5 (16.67%) CSS
2 5 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (13.33%) JSF
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) EJB
4 3 (10.00%) .NET
4 3 (10.00%) LAMP
4 3 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.33%) Spring
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.33%) LINQ
6 1 (3.33%) Django
6 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (63.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
3 7 (23.33%) Open Source
4 3 (10.00%) User Experience
5 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.33%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) UNIX
4 7 (23.33%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 12 (40.00%) OO
3 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Unit Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Software Deployment
5 7 (23.33%) TDD
6 6 (20.00%) Change Management
6 6 (20.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) UML
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Cyber Security
8 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.33%) CRUD
9 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) C++
1 13 (43.33%) Java
1 13 (43.33%) Python
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) Perl
4 7 (23.33%) Bourne shell
5 6 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (13.33%) PHP
7 2 (6.67%) Ruby
8 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 13 (43.33%) Degree
3 9 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (23.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
1 7 (23.33%) qmail
2 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Nagios
1 7 (23.33%) Zenoss
1 7 (23.33%) yum
1 7 (23.33%) Puppet
1 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Zend
3 2 (6.67%) Remedy
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