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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 22 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 14 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 9.59% 15.74% 14.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 21.23% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 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
98 146 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 67.12% 74.11% 74.92%
Number of salaries quoted 87 111 212
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 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 30 (69.77%) C++
1 30 (69.77%) Java
2 28 (65.12%) C#
3 25 (58.14%) Security Cleared
4 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
5 21 (48.84%) Windows
5 21 (48.84%) DV Cleared
6 19 (44.19%) Degree
7 18 (41.86%) Computer Science
7 18 (41.86%) Linux
7 18 (41.86%) HTML
8 17 (39.53%) UNIX
9 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
10 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (32.56%) Oracle
10 14 (32.56%) OO
11 12 (27.91%) SQL
11 12 (27.91%) Shell Script
12 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
12 11 (25.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (23.26%) jQuery
13 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
13 10 (23.26%) Software Architecture
13 10 (23.26%) .NET
13 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
14 8 (18.60%) XML
14 8 (18.60%) PhD
14 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
15 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
15 7 (16.28%) Scrum

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.33%) Synon
3 1 (2.33%) JUnit
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.98%) Electronics
4 2 (4.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Software Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) Java Developer
4 11 (25.58%) C++ Developer
4 11 (25.58%) C# Developer
4 11 (25.58%) C++/Java Developer
4 11 (25.58%) C++/C# Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.63%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Junior
6 3 (6.98%) Graduate
7 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) GUI Developer
8 1 (2.33%) UX Developer
8 1 (2.33%) UNIX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (41.86%) HTML
2 10 (23.26%) jQuery
2 10 (23.26%) .NET
2 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET
3 8 (18.60%) XML
4 7 (16.28%) Hibernate
4 7 (16.28%) J2EE
5 6 (13.95%) CSS
5 6 (13.95%) Web Services
5 6 (13.95%) Backbone.js
5 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (11.63%) JSF
7 4 (9.30%) EJB
7 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.98%) Spring
8 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.65%) WPF
9 2 (4.65%) Silverlight
10 1 (2.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (41.86%) Computer Science
2 10 (23.26%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.65%) Physics
4 1 (2.33%) Robotics
4 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (48.84%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Linux
3 17 (39.53%) UNIX
4 11 (25.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (32.56%) OO
2 10 (23.26%) Software Architecture
3 7 (16.28%) Scrum
4 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
4 6 (13.95%) MVC
4 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (13.95%) Web Development
5 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.63%) UML
6 3 (6.98%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (6.98%) Software Testing
6 3 (6.98%) TDD
6 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.65%) Cyber Security
7 2 (4.65%) Static Code Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (2.33%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) C++
1 30 (69.77%) Java
2 28 (65.12%) C#
3 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
4 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 12 (27.91%) Shell Script
5 5 (11.63%) Python
5 5 (11.63%) Perl
6 3 (6.98%) Ruby
6 3 (6.98%) C
7 2 (4.65%) XAML
8 1 (2.33%) RPG IV
8 1 (2.33%) RPG
8 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (58.14%) Security Cleared
2 21 (48.84%) DV Cleared
3 19 (44.19%) Degree
4 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
5 8 (18.60%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Oracle
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) JBoss
4 2 (4.65%) Coverity
4 2 (4.65%) Wind River
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
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