The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 28 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 9 46 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.23% 19.01% 15.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.50% 24.08% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 41
Average salary £51,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
120 191 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 69.77% 78.93% 76.69%
Number of salaries quoted 103 148 193
Average salary £40,000 £42,900 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.75% +12.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,440 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Gloucester region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Gloucester

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 25 (71.43%) C++
1 25 (71.43%) Java
2 21 (60.00%) C#
2 21 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 18 (51.43%) DV Cleared
3 18 (51.43%) Degree
3 18 (51.43%) Computer Science
3 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
3 18 (51.43%) Windows
4 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 14 (40.00%) Linux
5 14 (40.00%) OO
6 13 (37.14%) HTML
7 12 (34.29%) SQL
7 12 (34.29%) Oracle
8 11 (31.43%) UNIX
9 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
10 9 (25.71%) jQuery
10 9 (25.71%) Mathematics
10 9 (25.71%) Software Architecture
10 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
11 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
11 8 (22.86%) PhD
11 8 (22.86%) .NET
11 8 (22.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (20.00%) Finance
13 6 (17.14%) MVC
13 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
13 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucester region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.57%) JBoss
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) Synon
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Software Engineer
2 15 (42.86%) Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.86%) C++ Developer
3 8 (22.86%) C# Developer
3 8 (22.86%) C++/Java Developer
3 8 (22.86%) C++/C# Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Junior
4 3 (8.57%) Junior Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Junior .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Graduate
5 2 (5.71%) Development Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) HTML
2 9 (25.71%) jQuery
3 8 (22.86%) .NET
3 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (17.14%) XML
4 6 (17.14%) Backbone.js
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 5 (14.29%) CSS
5 5 (14.29%) Web Services
5 5 (14.29%) J2EE
6 4 (11.43%) JSF
6 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (8.57%) EJB
7 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (5.71%) Spring
9 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (2.86%) LINQ
9 1 (2.86%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Computer Science
2 9 (25.71%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.71%) Physics
4 1 (2.86%) Robotics
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 14 (40.00%) Linux
3 11 (31.43%) UNIX
4 8 (22.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) OO
2 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) Software Architecture
3 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
3 6 (17.14%) MVC
3 6 (17.14%) Web Development
3 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) UML
6 3 (8.57%) Scrum
6 3 (8.57%) TDD
6 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.71%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (5.71%) Static Code Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Cyber Security
8 1 (2.86%) CRUD
8 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) C++
1 25 (71.43%) Java
2 21 (60.00%) C#
3 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
4 12 (34.29%) SQL
5 8 (22.86%) Shell Script
6 5 (14.29%) Python
7 4 (11.43%) Perl
8 3 (8.57%) C
9 2 (5.71%) Ruby
10 1 (2.86%) RPG IV
10 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.86%) RPG
Qualifications
1 21 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (51.43%) Degree
2 18 (51.43%) DV Cleared
3 10 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 8 (22.86%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Oracle
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Coverity
3 2 (5.71%) Wind River
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