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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 32 14 30
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 18 23 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.63% 13.22% 10.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.77% 19.33% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 20
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -7.60%
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
266 119 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 83.13% 68.39% 79.62%
Number of salaries quoted 222 113 165
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 1 May 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 22 (51.16%) C++
2 18 (41.86%) Computer Science
3 17 (39.53%) Python
3 17 (39.53%) C#
4 16 (37.21%) Java
5 15 (34.88%) HTML
5 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (32.56%) Linux
7 13 (30.23%) MySQL
8 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
8 12 (27.91%) Degree
8 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
9 11 (25.58%) .NET
9 11 (25.58%) UNIX
9 11 (25.58%) Windows
9 11 (25.58%) CSS
10 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
11 9 (20.93%) J2EE
11 9 (20.93%) Perl
11 9 (20.93%) Ethernet
12 8 (18.60%) C
12 8 (18.60%) Oracle
12 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
13 7 (16.28%) Zenoss
13 7 (16.28%) qmail
13 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
13 7 (16.28%) TDD
13 7 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
13 7 (16.28%) IIS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 7 (16.28%) IIS
1 7 (16.28%) Apache
1 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (13.95%) JBoss
3 3 (6.98%) DNN
3 3 (6.98%) Umbraco
3 3 (6.98%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) Kentico
3 3 (6.98%) Sitefinity
4 2 (4.65%) Node.js
4 2 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Ethernet
2 7 (16.28%) HTTP
2 7 (16.28%) Kerberos
2 7 (16.28%) SNMP
2 7 (16.28%) TCP/IP
2 7 (16.28%) LDAP
2 7 (16.28%) Internet
2 7 (16.28%) SMTP
2 7 (16.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) MySQL
2 7 (16.28%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.95%) MongoDB
4 5 (11.63%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.65%) Big Data
6 2 (4.65%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.65%) Maven
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Aerospace
3 4 (9.30%) Automotive
3 4 (9.30%) Electronics
3 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.98%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.65%) Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Software Engineer
2 20 (46.51%) Developer
3 16 (37.21%) Software Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.98%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (2.33%) C Developer
7 1 (2.33%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
2 11 (25.58%) .NET
2 11 (25.58%) CSS
3 9 (20.93%) J2EE
4 5 (11.63%) STL
4 5 (11.63%) HTML5
5 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
5 4 (9.30%) jQuery
5 4 (9.30%) Hibernate
5 4 (9.30%) LAMP
6 3 (6.98%) XML
7 2 (4.65%) CSS3
7 2 (4.65%) Middleware
7 2 (4.65%) MFC
7 2 (4.65%) EJB
7 2 (4.65%) Web Services
7 2 (4.65%) Spring
7 2 (4.65%) JSF
8 1 (2.33%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.28%) Open Source
3 4 (9.30%) User Experience
4 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.65%) DTV
6 1 (2.33%) PKI
6 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.33%) Physics
6 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) UNIX
2 11 (25.58%) Windows
3 7 (16.28%) Solaris
4 2 (4.65%) AIX
5 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) Unit Testing
2 7 (16.28%) TDD
2 7 (16.28%) Software Deployment
3 6 (13.95%) Cyber Security
3 6 (13.95%) Change Management
3 6 (13.95%) OO
3 6 (13.95%) ITIL
4 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.30%) Scrum
6 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Web Development
6 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.65%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) SOA
7 2 (4.65%) UML
7 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.65%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) C++
2 17 (39.53%) Python
2 17 (39.53%) C#
3 16 (37.21%) Java
4 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
5 9 (20.93%) Perl
6 8 (18.60%) C
7 7 (16.28%) PHP
7 7 (16.28%) SQL
7 7 (16.28%) Bourne shell
8 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
9 3 (6.98%) Ruby
9 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
10 2 (4.65%) Embedded C
10 2 (4.65%) Embedded C++
11 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
1 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
2 7 (16.28%) qmail
2 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Zenoss
1 7 (16.28%) Nagios
1 7 (16.28%) yum
1 7 (16.28%) Puppet
1 7 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Zend
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £17,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago