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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 55 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 49 54 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.50% 5.14% 3.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.63% 5.33% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 40 48 35
Median salary £43,250 £33,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.06% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £28,000 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Developer
South West

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
1059 1014 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.16% 96.57% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 751 831 742
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 0 29 £50,000 +66.66% 5
Gloucester +7 14 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Stroud -2 2 £44,000 +49.15%
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 52 (63.41%) Security Cleared
2 50 (60.98%) Java
3 49 (59.76%) Software Engineering
4 41 (50.00%) C++
5 36 (43.90%) C#
6 31 (37.80%) HTML
6 31 (37.80%) DV Cleared
7 30 (36.59%) C
8 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
8 29 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (32.93%) .NET
10 26 (31.71%) CSS
11 25 (30.49%) Oracle
11 25 (30.49%) SQL
12 24 (29.27%) Linux
12 24 (29.27%) HTML5
13 22 (26.83%) Cybersecurity
14 21 (25.61%) SC Cleared
14 21 (25.61%) Python
15 18 (21.95%) MongoDB
15 18 (21.95%) J2EE
16 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET
16 16 (19.51%) CSS3
17 15 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (18.29%) SDLC
18 14 (17.07%) OO
18 14 (17.07%) Scrum
19 12 (14.63%) Node.js
20 11 (13.41%) Spring
20 11 (13.41%) Hibernate

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 (14.63%) Node.js
2 9 (10.98%) JBoss
2 9 (10.98%) WebLogic
3 8 (9.76%) WebSphere
4 7 (8.54%) Confluence
5 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
6 5 (6.10%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (4.88%) Apache
7 4 (4.88%) IIS
8 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
8 3 (3.66%) OpenStack
9 2 (2.44%) CMS
10 1 (1.22%) Apache Spark
10 1 (1.22%) Mule
10 1 (1.22%) Mule ESB
10 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) GitHub
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) PaaS
3 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) LAN
1 3 (3.66%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (2.44%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.22%) ASN.1
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Network Security
3 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.95%) MongoDB
2 11 (13.41%) MySQL
3 9 (10.98%) OrientDB
4 8 (9.76%) NoSQL
5 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
6 6 (7.32%) Big Data
6 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
7 5 (6.10%) Hadoop
7 5 (6.10%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.66%) Data Mining
8 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) JIRA
2 7 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.88%) SpecFlow
4 3 (3.66%) dotCover
4 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
4 3 (3.66%) FindBugs
4 3 (3.66%) Maven
4 3 (3.66%) ReSharper
4 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.44%) NUnit
5 2 (2.44%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.22%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.22%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.22%) GCC
6 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.22%) JUnit
6 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 11 (13.41%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.66%) Games
4 2 (2.44%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Electronics
4 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (37.80%) HTML
2 27 (32.93%) .NET
3 26 (31.71%) CSS
4 24 (29.27%) HTML5
5 18 (21.95%) J2EE
6 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET
6 16 (19.51%) CSS3
7 11 (13.41%) Hibernate
7 11 (13.41%) Spring
7 11 (13.41%) Web Services
8 10 (12.20%) jQuery
9 8 (9.76%) AngularJS
9 8 (9.76%) Java EE
9 8 (9.76%) Java SE
10 6 (7.32%) XML
11 5 (6.10%) Apache Camel
11 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (6.10%) Middleware
12 4 (4.88%) WCF
13 3 (3.66%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.32%) User Experience
3 6 (7.32%) Visualisation
4 5 (6.10%) PKI
5 4 (4.88%) Cybercrime
5 4 (4.88%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (3.66%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.66%) VHDL
7 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.27%) Linux
2 11 (13.41%) Unix
3 9 (10.98%) Windows
4 8 (9.76%) AIX
5 7 (8.54%) Mac OS X
5 7 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.88%) Debian
6 4 (4.88%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.76%) Software Engineering
2 29 (35.37%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (26.83%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (18.29%) SDLC
5 14 (17.07%) OO
5 14 (17.07%) Scrum
6 10 (12.20%) TDD
6 10 (12.20%) Waterfall
7 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (10.98%) MVC
8 8 (9.76%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (7.32%) Analytics
9 6 (7.32%) OOD
9 6 (7.32%) Web Development
10 5 (6.10%) Big Data Analytics
10 5 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.10%) Data Analytics
10 5 (6.10%) DevOps
10 5 (6.10%) OOP
10 5 (6.10%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (60.98%) Java
2 41 (50.00%) C++
3 36 (43.90%) C#
4 30 (36.59%) C
5 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
6 25 (30.49%) SQL
7 21 (25.61%) Python
8 10 (12.20%) Perl
8 10 (12.20%) Ruby
9 7 (8.54%) PHP
10 5 (6.10%) Scala
11 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
11 3 (3.66%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.44%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.22%) VB
13 1 (1.22%) VB6
13 1 (1.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 52 (63.41%) Security Cleared
2 31 (37.80%) DV Cleared
3 21 (25.61%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) Oracle
2 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.10%) VMware
4 3 (3.66%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco
4 3 (3.66%) Dell
4 3 (3.66%) Perforce
5 1 (1.22%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) Green Hills
5 1 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.22%) SAP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 - 70,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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CGI
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago