The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucester region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 29 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 23 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 7.40% 6.54% 8.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.57% 6.86% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 12
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -21.56%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
304 306 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 97.75% 95.33% 99.31%
Number of salaries quoted 288 273 129
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucester region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 30 September 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucester region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (76.47%) C++
3 21 (61.76%) Java
4 17 (50.00%) Oracle
4 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 16 (47.06%) Python
6 15 (44.12%) Linux
6 15 (44.12%) CSS
6 15 (44.12%) HTML
7 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (38.24%) C
9 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
10 10 (29.41%) Unix
11 9 (26.47%) Perl
11 9 (26.47%) Cybersecurity
12 8 (23.53%) C#
12 8 (23.53%) Web Services
12 8 (23.53%) JBoss
12 8 (23.53%) Scrum
12 8 (23.53%) jQuery
12 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
13 7 (20.59%) Hadoop
13 7 (20.59%) Ruby
13 7 (20.59%) Spring
13 7 (20.59%) SQL
14 6 (17.65%) MySQL
14 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
14 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
14 6 (17.65%) Java EE

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) JBoss
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.94%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
2 7 (20.59%) Hadoop
3 6 (17.65%) MySQL
4 5 (14.71%) Big Data
4 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.94%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) JUnit
2 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.88%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) TestNG
General
1 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
1 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) CSS
1 15 (44.12%) HTML
2 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
3 8 (23.53%) jQuery
3 8 (23.53%) Web Services
4 7 (20.59%) Spring
5 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
5 6 (17.65%) Java EE
6 5 (14.71%) EJB
6 5 (14.71%) J2EE
6 5 (14.71%) JSF
7 4 (11.76%) Apache Camel
7 4 (11.76%) HTML5
7 4 (11.76%) LAMP
7 4 (11.76%) XML
8 3 (8.82%) Node.js
9 2 (5.88%) .NET
9 2 (5.88%) CSS3
9 2 (5.88%) Java SE
9 2 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (11.76%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (11.76%) PKI
3 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (44.12%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) Unix
3 3 (8.82%) Android
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Cybersecurity
4 8 (23.53%) Scrum
5 5 (14.71%) ERP
5 5 (14.71%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (14.71%) SDLC
6 4 (11.76%) Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) Big Data Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) Data Analytics
7 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.82%) DevOps
7 3 (8.82%) Line Management
7 3 (8.82%) OO
7 3 (8.82%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
7 3 (8.82%) Software Delivery
7 3 (8.82%) UML
8 2 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C++
2 21 (61.76%) Java
3 16 (47.06%) Python
4 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 13 (38.24%) C
6 9 (26.47%) Perl
7 8 (23.53%) C#
8 7 (20.59%) Ruby
8 7 (20.59%) SQL
9 3 (8.82%) PHP
10 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.94%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 17 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Firmware
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) Apple
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago