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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 18 14 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 16 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 9.52% 12.50% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.76% 12.65% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 11
Average salary £28,750 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.35% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £42,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
164 166 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 97.62% 98.81% 98.76%
Number of salaries quoted 108 140 198
Average salary £40,000 £35,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% +3.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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%) C#
2 26 (86.67%) C++
2 26 (86.67%) Software Engineering
3 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (56.67%) Java
6 15 (50.00%) Linux
7 14 (46.67%) SQL
7 14 (46.67%) HTML
7 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
8 13 (43.33%) JBoss
9 12 (40.00%) Scrum
9 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
10 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
10 11 (36.67%) Unix
11 10 (33.33%) CSS
11 10 (33.33%) Oracle
12 8 (26.67%) Web Services
12 8 (26.67%) EJB
12 8 (26.67%) UML
12 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
12 8 (26.67%) JSF
12 8 (26.67%) Hadoop
12 8 (26.67%) jQuery
12 8 (26.67%) Software Delivery
13 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
13 7 (23.33%) Software Architecture
13 7 (23.33%) J2EE
14 6 (20.00%) JUnit
14 6 (20.00%) C

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 13 (43.33%) JBoss
2 4 (13.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (26.67%) Hadoop
3 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (6.67%) MS Access
4 2 (6.67%) MySQL
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (20.00%) JIRA
1 6 (20.00%) JUnit
1 6 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (6.67%) Toad
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.33%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) CSS
3 8 (26.67%) EJB
3 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 8 (26.67%) jQuery
3 8 (26.67%) JSF
3 8 (26.67%) Web Services
4 7 (23.33%) J2EE
5 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (20.00%) Java EE
5 6 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (16.67%) .NET
7 4 (13.33%) HTML5
8 3 (10.00%) MFC
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.67%) XML
9 2 (6.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (13.33%) Cybercrime
3 3 (10.00%) Life Science
4 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Linux
2 11 (36.67%) Unix
3 4 (13.33%) Debian
3 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
4 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) Scrum
4 11 (36.67%) Configuration Management
5 8 (26.67%) Software Delivery
5 8 (26.67%) UML
6 7 (23.33%) Software Architecture
7 6 (20.00%) SOA
8 5 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (13.33%) Integration Testing
9 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
10 3 (10.00%) Analytics
10 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (6.67%) ERP
12 1 (3.33%) ITIL
12 1 (3.33%) OO
12 1 (3.33%) RUP
12 1 (3.33%) Structured Programming
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) C#
2 26 (86.67%) C++
3 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 17 (56.67%) Java
5 14 (46.67%) SQL
6 6 (20.00%) C
7 3 (10.00%) Perl
7 3 (10.00%) Python
8 2 (6.67%) Delphi
8 2 (6.67%) Ruby
9 1 (3.33%) Ada
9 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 3 (10.00%) PhD
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) Telelogic
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