The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 54 45 64
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 35 40 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.83% 4.86% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.99% 5.07% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 32
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £31,275
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
877 789 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.06% 95.87% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 720 727 1141
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -10 19 £37,500 +15.38%
Gloucester -19 3 £35,000 +4.47%
Tewkesbury - 3 £37,000 - 1
Cirencester +24 1 £35,000 +35.92% 1
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Software Developer in their job title 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 with Software Developer in their job title.

1 64 (85.33%) C#
2 47 (62.67%) .NET
3 46 (61.33%) HTML
4 43 (57.33%) SQL
5 41 (54.67%) JavaScript
6 37 (49.33%) ASP.NET
7 34 (45.33%) SQL Server
8 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
9 28 (37.33%) CSS
10 26 (34.67%) Windows
11 25 (33.33%) XML
11 25 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (32.00%) Telecoms
13 23 (30.67%) Finance
13 23 (30.67%) MS Excel
13 23 (30.67%) Relational Database
14 22 (29.33%) C++
15 21 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 20 (26.67%) XPath
16 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (26.67%) Java
16 20 (26.67%) XQuery
16 20 (26.67%) SMTP
16 20 (26.67%) FTP
16 20 (26.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (26.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
16 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (26.67%) Mobile App
16 20 (26.67%) Mobile Application Development

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Software Developer in their job title 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 with Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.33%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (30.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.67%) SMTP
1 20 (26.67%) FTP
2 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.33%) Internet
4 2 (2.67%) Broadband
5 1 (1.33%) GPRS
5 1 (1.33%) SMS
5 1 (1.33%) ADSL
5 1 (1.33%) Intranet
5 1 (1.33%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (30.67%) Relational Database
4 21 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (10.67%) MySQL
6 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.67%) Big Data
7 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.67%) LabVIEW
2 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.33%) ClearCase
General
1 24 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 23 (30.67%) Finance
3 5 (6.67%) Marketing
4 3 (4.00%) Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Automotive
6 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (62.67%) .NET
2 46 (61.33%) HTML
3 37 (49.33%) ASP.NET
4 28 (37.33%) CSS
5 25 (33.33%) XML
6 20 (26.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 10 (13.33%) jQuery
8 8 (10.67%) Web Services
8 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (9.33%) J2EE
10 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
10 5 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (5.33%) Ajax
11 4 (5.33%) HTML5
12 3 (4.00%) LAMP
13 2 (2.67%) COM
13 2 (2.67%) EJB
13 2 (2.67%) Hibernate
13 2 (2.67%) JSF
13 2 (2.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.67%) Open Source
5 4 (5.33%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.67%) CCTV
7 1 (1.33%) Physics
7 1 (1.33%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.33%) GIS
7 1 (1.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.67%) Windows
2 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (22.67%) Linux
4 11 (14.67%) UNIX
5 1 (1.33%) SUSE
5 1 (1.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (26.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 19 (25.33%) MVC
3 18 (24.00%) OO
4 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
5 6 (8.00%) OOP
5 6 (8.00%) Scrum
5 6 (8.00%) Waterfall
6 5 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 5 (6.67%) SOA
7 4 (5.33%) Logistics
7 4 (5.33%) Computer Forensics
7 4 (5.33%) TDD
7 4 (5.33%) V-Model
8 3 (4.00%) Product Marketing
8 3 (4.00%) Release Management
8 3 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.00%) UML
8 3 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (85.33%) C#
2 43 (57.33%) SQL
3 41 (54.67%) JavaScript
4 22 (29.33%) C++
5 20 (26.67%) XPath
5 20 (26.67%) Java
5 20 (26.67%) XQuery
6 13 (17.33%) C
7 10 (13.33%) VB
7 10 (13.33%) PHP
7 10 (13.33%) Shell Script
8 6 (8.00%) Python
8 6 (8.00%) Ruby
9 5 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
10 4 (5.33%) PL/SQL
10 4 (5.33%) Assembly Language
11 3 (4.00%) Delphi
12 1 (1.33%) Ada
12 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (24.00%) Degree
2 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (12.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (26.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.00%) Oracle
3 9 (12.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.67%) Zend
5 2 (2.67%) JBoss
6 1 (1.33%) VMware
6 1 (1.33%) Sage
6 1 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) Adobe
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Dexdyne
Salary: Circa £35,000 (negotiable)
Posted: 7 days ago