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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 20 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 22 20 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 14.38% 9.95% 12.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.15% 13.33% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 36
Average salary £45,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,100 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £30,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
104 150 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 67.97% 74.63% 72.61%
Number of salaries quoted 90 118 219
Average salary £41,650 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.00% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (62.22%) C++
1 28 (62.22%) Java
2 26 (57.78%) C#
3 23 (51.11%) Security Cleared
4 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 19 (42.22%) Windows
5 19 (42.22%) Degree
5 19 (42.22%) DV Cleared
6 18 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 16 (35.56%) Linux
7 16 (35.56%) HTML
8 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 15 (33.33%) UNIX
9 14 (31.11%) Oracle
9 14 (31.11%) OO
10 12 (26.67%) SQL
11 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
12 10 (22.22%) jQuery
12 10 (22.22%) Software Architecture
12 10 (22.22%) .NET
12 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 10 (22.22%) Shell Script
13 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
14 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
14 8 (17.78%) XML
14 8 (17.78%) PhD
15 7 (15.56%) J2EE
15 7 (15.56%) C

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Synon
3 1 (2.22%) JUnit
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Games
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Electronics
4 2 (4.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Developer
2 19 (42.22%) Software Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 9 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 9 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.00%) C++/Java Developer
4 9 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
5 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Junior
7 3 (6.67%) Graduate
7 3 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Development Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.22%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.22%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) HTML
2 10 (22.22%) .NET
2 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 10 (22.22%) jQuery
3 8 (17.78%) XML
4 7 (15.56%) Hibernate
4 7 (15.56%) J2EE
5 6 (13.33%) CSS
5 6 (13.33%) Web Services
5 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (13.33%) Backbone.js
5 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (11.11%) JSF
7 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.89%) EJB
8 3 (6.67%) Spring
8 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.44%) WPF
9 2 (4.44%) Silverlight
10 1 (2.22%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) Physics
5 1 (2.22%) Firmware
5 1 (2.22%) Robotics
5 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Windows
2 16 (35.56%) Linux
3 15 (33.33%) UNIX
4 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) OO
2 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.22%) Software Architecture
4 7 (15.56%) Scrum
5 6 (13.33%) MVC
5 6 (13.33%) Web Development
5 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.11%) UML
6 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.67%) TDD
7 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.44%) Reverse Engineering
8 2 (4.44%) Static Code Analysis
8 2 (4.44%) Cyber Security
9 1 (2.22%) CRUD
9 1 (2.22%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (62.22%) C++
1 28 (62.22%) Java
2 26 (57.78%) C#
3 21 (46.67%) JavaScript
4 12 (26.67%) SQL
5 10 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 7 (15.56%) C
7 5 (11.11%) Perl
7 5 (11.11%) Python
8 4 (8.89%) Embedded C
9 3 (6.67%) Ruby
10 2 (4.44%) XAML
11 1 (2.22%) RPG IV
11 1 (2.22%) RPG
11 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
11 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (51.11%) Security Cleared
2 19 (42.22%) Degree
2 19 (42.22%) DV Cleared
3 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (17.78%) PhD
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Oracle
2 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) JBoss
4 2 (4.44%) Coverity
4 2 (4.44%) Wind River
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
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