The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 68 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 40 23 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.86% 2.56% 5.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.98% 2.70% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 12 45
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £36,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1006 852 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.10% 94.88% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 859 624 912
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +4 19 £39,500 -16.84% 4
Gloucester -11 12 £41,250 +6.45% 1
Cirencester - 2 £40,000 -
Stroud - 1 £47,500 -
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 41 (53.25%) Java
2 38 (49.35%) C#
2 38 (49.35%) Software Engineering
3 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 29 (37.66%) HTML
5 27 (35.06%) SQL
5 27 (35.06%) .NET
5 27 (35.06%) CSS
5 27 (35.06%) Security Cleared
6 24 (31.17%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (29.87%) Python
7 23 (29.87%) C++
8 21 (27.27%) Linux
9 20 (25.97%) MVC
9 20 (25.97%) HTML5
10 19 (24.68%) MySQL
11 18 (23.38%) Web Services
12 17 (22.08%) OO
12 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET
12 17 (22.08%) CSS3
13 16 (20.78%) MongoDB
13 16 (20.78%) Oracle
14 14 (18.18%) Unix
14 14 (18.18%) NoSQL
15 13 (16.88%) Big Data
15 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (16.88%) SDLC
15 13 (16.88%) jQuery
15 13 (16.88%) DV Cleared

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (15.58%) JBoss
1 12 (15.58%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.99%) WebSphere
3 9 (11.69%) Apache Spark
4 4 (5.19%) Apache
4 4 (5.19%) Apache Pig
4 4 (5.19%) Confluence
4 4 (5.19%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Network Security
2 2 (2.60%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) SSH
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) MySQL
2 16 (20.78%) MongoDB
3 14 (18.18%) NoSQL
4 13 (16.88%) Big Data
4 13 (16.88%) Hadoop
5 11 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 10 (12.99%) OrientDB
7 6 (7.79%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (3.90%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.30%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (1.30%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.30%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.49%) JIRA
3 4 (5.19%) Subversion
4 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.30%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.30%) Hudson
5 1 (1.30%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.30%) JUnit
5 1 (1.30%) Maven
5 1 (1.30%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.30%) TestNG
5 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.30%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.30%) Electronics
2 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.30%) Marketing
2 1 (1.30%) Retail
2 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (37.66%) HTML
2 27 (35.06%) .NET
2 27 (35.06%) CSS
3 20 (25.97%) HTML5
4 18 (23.38%) Web Services
5 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET
5 17 (22.08%) CSS3
6 13 (16.88%) J2EE
6 13 (16.88%) jQuery
6 13 (16.88%) Spring
7 11 (14.29%) Java SE
8 10 (12.99%) XML
9 8 (10.39%) Hibernate
9 8 (10.39%) Java EE
9 8 (10.39%) REST
10 7 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 7 (9.09%) JSON
11 6 (7.79%) .NET Framework
11 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (6.49%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.69%) Cyber Defence
3 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.19%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.19%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.90%) PKI
6 2 (2.60%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (2.60%) Device Driver
6 2 (2.60%) iPhone
7 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.30%) User Experience
7 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Linux
2 14 (18.18%) Unix
3 8 (10.39%) AIX
4 3 (3.90%) Android
4 3 (3.90%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.60%) Windows
6 1 (1.30%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (49.35%) Software Engineering
2 35 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (31.17%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (25.97%) MVC
5 17 (22.08%) OO
6 13 (16.88%) SDLC
7 11 (14.29%) Scrum
8 8 (10.39%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (9.09%) Integration Testing
9 7 (9.09%) Kanban
9 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.79%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.49%) OOD
11 5 (6.49%) Web Development
12 3 (3.90%) Analytics
12 3 (3.90%) DevOps
12 3 (3.90%) Multithreading
12 3 (3.90%) OO PHP
12 3 (3.90%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (3.90%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (53.25%) Java
2 38 (49.35%) C#
3 35 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 27 (35.06%) SQL
5 23 (29.87%) C++
5 23 (29.87%) Python
6 9 (11.69%) C
7 7 (9.09%) PHP
8 6 (7.79%) Perl
8 6 (7.79%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.19%) Scala
10 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.90%) Ruby
11 2 (2.60%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.30%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (35.06%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.88%) DV Cleared
3 8 (10.39%) Degree
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.30%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Oracle
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.90%) Zend
4 1 (1.30%) Apple
4 1 (1.30%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.30%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.30%) HP
4 1 (1.30%) MapR
4 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.30%) SAP
4 1 (1.30%) Twitter
4 1 (1.30%) Xamarin
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENNS
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 (With Exceptional Package)
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago