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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 26 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 17 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 6.77% 5.91% 5.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.05% 6.11% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 8
Average salary £40,000 £51,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.56% +75.86%
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
241 180 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.02% 96.77% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 221 149 155
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 32 (91.43%) C++
2 29 (82.86%) Software Engineering
3 19 (54.29%) C#
4 14 (40.00%) Linux
5 13 (37.14%) C
6 12 (34.29%) .NET
7 11 (31.43%) Aerospace
7 11 (31.43%) Automotive
8 10 (28.57%) STL
9 9 (25.71%) MFC
9 9 (25.71%) Windows
9 9 (25.71%) Java
9 9 (25.71%) Ethernet
10 8 (22.86%) Ruby
10 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
10 8 (22.86%) HTML
10 8 (22.86%) CSS
10 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
11 7 (20.00%) Python
12 6 (17.14%) Firmware
12 6 (17.14%) J2EE
12 6 (17.14%) Oracle
12 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
12 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
13 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
13 5 (14.29%) Coaching
13 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
14 4 (11.43%) jQuery

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 4 (11.43%) JBoss
2 2 (5.71%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.43%) MySQL
2 4 (11.43%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.71%) MS Access
4 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (5.71%) Toad
General
1 11 (31.43%) Aerospace
1 11 (31.43%) Automotive
2 4 (11.43%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (34.29%) .NET
2 10 (28.57%) STL
3 9 (25.71%) MFC
4 8 (22.86%) HTML
4 8 (22.86%) CSS
5 6 (17.14%) J2EE
6 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
6 4 (11.43%) jQuery
7 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
8 2 (5.71%) EJB
8 2 (5.71%) Web Services
8 2 (5.71%) XML
8 2 (5.71%) XSL
8 2 (5.71%) Middleware
8 2 (5.71%) HTML5
8 2 (5.71%) CSS3
8 2 (5.71%) Spring
8 2 (5.71%) JSF
9 1 (2.86%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.86%) DTV
2 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Linux
2 9 (25.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) Software Engineering
2 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 5 (14.29%) Coaching
3 4 (11.43%) Business Development
4 3 (8.57%) Scrum
5 2 (5.71%) UML
5 2 (5.71%) SOA
5 2 (5.71%) Software Architecture
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.86%) SDLC
6 1 (2.86%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) Data Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) Analytics
6 1 (2.86%) Cyber Security
6 1 (2.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) C++
2 19 (54.29%) C#
3 13 (37.14%) C
4 9 (25.71%) Java
5 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (22.86%) Ruby
6 7 (20.00%) Python
7 6 (17.14%) Bash Shell
8 4 (11.43%) SQL
9 2 (5.71%) VB
9 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
9 2 (5.71%) Embedded C++
9 2 (5.71%) Delphi
10 1 (2.86%) Perl
10 1 (2.86%) PHP
10 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Degree
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) VMware
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