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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 13 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 24 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 13.95% 9.31% 12.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.02% 14.20% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 28
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,300 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
141 162 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 81.98% 65.59% 84.15%
Number of salaries quoted 118 129 171
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 18 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
3 15 (45.45%) C++
3 15 (45.45%) Python
4 14 (42.42%) Linux
4 14 (42.42%) DV Cleared
5 12 (36.36%) UNIX
5 12 (36.36%) Windows
5 12 (36.36%) Java
6 11 (33.33%) MySQL
6 11 (33.33%) OO
6 11 (33.33%) Degree
7 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
8 9 (27.27%) HTML
8 9 (27.27%) C#
8 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
9 8 (24.24%) Perl
9 8 (24.24%) Oracle
10 7 (21.21%) SQL
10 7 (21.21%) .NET
10 7 (21.21%) LDAP
10 7 (21.21%) IIS
10 7 (21.21%) Apache
10 7 (21.21%) Nagios
10 7 (21.21%) Solaris
10 7 (21.21%) Internet
10 7 (21.21%) SMTP
10 7 (21.21%) Ethernet
10 7 (21.21%) HTTP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (21.21%) IIS
1 7 (21.21%) Apache
1 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) LDAP
1 7 (21.21%) Internet
1 7 (21.21%) SMTP
1 7 (21.21%) Ethernet
1 7 (21.21%) HTTP
1 7 (21.21%) Kerberos
1 7 (21.21%) SNMP
1 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) MySQL
2 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
3 7 (21.21%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Maven
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (81.82%) Software Engineer
2 16 (48.48%) Developer
3 12 (36.36%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) C++/Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C++ Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Java Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Programmer
7 1 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Tester
7 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) HTML
2 7 (21.21%) .NET
3 4 (12.12%) LAMP
3 4 (12.12%) HTML5
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) J2EE
5 2 (6.06%) STL
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.06%) XML
6 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.03%) LINQ
6 1 (3.03%) Django
6 1 (3.03%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Computer Science
2 7 (21.21%) Open Source
3 6 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 4 (12.12%) User Experience
5 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Linux
2 12 (36.36%) UNIX
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 7 (21.21%) Solaris
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) OO
2 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
3 7 (21.21%) TDD
3 7 (21.21%) Software Deployment
4 6 (18.18%) Change Management
4 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 4 (12.12%) Cyber Security
6 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.03%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) Scrum
7 1 (3.03%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) C++
1 15 (45.45%) Python
2 12 (36.36%) Java
3 9 (27.27%) C#
4 8 (24.24%) Perl
5 7 (21.21%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) Bourne shell
6 6 (18.18%) PHP
7 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
8 3 (9.09%) C
9 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
9 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
10 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
10 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Security Cleared
2 14 (42.42%) DV Cleared
3 11 (33.33%) Degree
4 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
5 5 (15.15%) PhD
6 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
1 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
1 7 (21.21%) qmail
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Nagios
1 7 (21.21%) Zenoss
1 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (21.21%) Puppet
1 7 (21.21%) yum
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Zend
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