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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 64 64 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 38 33 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.17% 3.58% 5.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.31% 3.72% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 41
Median salary £38,750 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.54% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £46,200 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,250 £50,000
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
882 888 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.71% 96.31% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 730 609 799
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 February 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 February 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 23 £37,500 -31.81% 3
Gloucester -14 2 £43,750 +2.94%
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 February 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 45 (56.96%) C#
2 41 (51.90%) JavaScript
3 40 (50.63%) Java
4 37 (46.84%) Software Engineering
5 35 (44.30%) HTML
6 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (41.77%) CSS
8 32 (40.51%) .NET
9 26 (32.91%) SQL
10 24 (30.38%) MVC
10 24 (30.38%) Security Cleared
10 24 (30.38%) HTML5
10 24 (30.38%) Cybersecurity
11 23 (29.11%) Python
12 21 (26.58%) C++
12 21 (26.58%) Web Services
12 21 (26.58%) CSS3
13 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET
14 17 (21.52%) Linux
14 17 (21.52%) MySQL
15 16 (20.25%) MongoDB
15 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
15 16 (20.25%) OO
16 15 (18.99%) Oracle
17 14 (17.72%) Unix
17 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (17.72%) Hadoop
17 14 (17.72%) NoSQL
18 13 (16.46%) Big Data
18 13 (16.46%) SDLC

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 (15.19%) JBoss
1 12 (15.19%) WebLogic
2 11 (13.92%) Apache Spark
2 11 (13.92%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.59%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (6.33%) Apache Pig
5 3 (3.80%) Confluence
6 2 (2.53%) Apache
7 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) Internet
2 2 (2.53%) Network Security
3 1 (1.27%) SSH
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) MySQL
2 16 (20.25%) MongoDB
2 16 (20.25%) SQL Server
3 14 (17.72%) Hadoop
3 14 (17.72%) NoSQL
4 13 (16.46%) Big Data
5 11 (13.92%) OrientDB
6 6 (7.59%) Apache Hive
7 5 (6.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.27%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.27%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
1 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.33%) JIRA
3 3 (3.80%) Subversion
4 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.27%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.27%) Bugzilla
5 1 (1.27%) Hudson
5 1 (1.27%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.27%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.27%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (11.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.27%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (44.30%) HTML
2 33 (41.77%) CSS
3 32 (40.51%) .NET
4 24 (30.38%) HTML5
5 21 (26.58%) CSS3
5 21 (26.58%) Web Services
6 20 (25.32%) ASP.NET
7 13 (16.46%) J2EE
7 13 (16.46%) jQuery
8 12 (15.19%) Java SE
9 10 (12.66%) XML
10 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
10 9 (11.39%) AngularJS
10 9 (11.39%) Spring
11 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (10.13%) Java EE
12 7 (8.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (8.86%) REST
13 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (7.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.72%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (12.66%) Cyber Defence
3 7 (8.86%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.80%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.53%) iPhone
6 1 (1.27%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.27%) PKI
6 1 (1.27%) User Experience
6 1 (1.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.52%) Linux
2 14 (17.72%) Unix
3 9 (11.39%) AIX
4 2 (2.53%) Android
4 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (46.84%) Software Engineering
2 34 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (30.38%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (30.38%) MVC
4 16 (20.25%) OO
5 13 (16.46%) SDLC
6 9 (11.39%) Scrum
6 9 (11.39%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (8.86%) Mentoring
7 7 (8.86%) Visualisation
7 7 (8.86%) Web Development
8 6 (7.59%) Integration Testing
8 6 (7.59%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (6.33%) Deep Learning
9 5 (6.33%) Kanban
9 5 (6.33%) Machine Learning
10 4 (5.06%) OO PHP
10 4 (5.06%) OOD
10 4 (5.06%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.96%) C#
2 41 (51.90%) JavaScript
3 40 (50.63%) Java
4 26 (32.91%) SQL
5 23 (29.11%) Python
6 21 (26.58%) C++
7 9 (11.39%) T-SQL
8 8 (10.13%) PHP
9 7 (8.86%) C
9 7 (8.86%) Scala
10 3 (3.80%) Perl
11 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.27%) R
12 1 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (30.38%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.19%) DV Cleared
3 9 (11.39%) Degree
4 1 (1.27%) ISEB
4 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.27%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.06%) Zend
4 1 (1.27%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.27%) Hortonworks
4 1 (1.27%) HP
4 1 (1.27%) MapR
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.27%) Twitter
4 1 (1.27%) Xamarin
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENNS
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago