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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 69 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 30 48 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.03% 5.10% 3.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.11% 5.31% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 28 47 36
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
966 904 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.58% 95.97% 97.78%
Number of salaries quoted 775 761 712
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -18 14 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Gloucester -6 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Stroud - 2 £43,250 -
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 51 (62.20%) Java
2 49 (59.76%) Software Engineering
3 46 (56.10%) Security Cleared
4 37 (45.12%) C++
5 34 (41.46%) C#
6 31 (37.80%) JavaScript
6 31 (37.80%) Oracle
7 30 (36.59%) HTML
7 30 (36.59%) CSS
8 29 (35.37%) SQL
9 28 (34.15%) Python
9 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (34.15%) DV Cleared
10 26 (31.71%) .NET
11 24 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
12 22 (26.83%) HTML5
12 22 (26.83%) C
12 22 (26.83%) Linux
13 20 (24.39%) J2EE
14 18 (21.95%) CSS3
15 17 (20.73%) Spring
15 17 (20.73%) MySQL
15 17 (20.73%) Hibernate
16 16 (19.51%) Scrum
16 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET
16 16 (19.51%) MongoDB
17 15 (18.29%) SC Cleared
18 14 (17.07%) jQuery
18 14 (17.07%) Unix
18 14 (17.07%) 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 (14.63%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.20%) JBoss
3 9 (10.98%) WebSphere
4 6 (7.32%) Apache
4 6 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.88%) Confluence
6 3 (3.66%) IIS
6 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.66%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.44%) Apache Pig
7 2 (2.44%) Apache Spark
7 2 (2.44%) CMS
8 1 (1.22%) Drupal
8 1 (1.22%) Mule
8 1 (1.22%) Mule ESB
8 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
3 1 (1.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) LAN
1 3 (3.66%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (2.44%) Network Security
3 1 (1.22%) ASN.1
3 1 (1.22%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.73%) MySQL
2 16 (19.51%) MongoDB
3 11 (13.41%) Big Data
4 10 (12.20%) OrientDB
5 9 (10.98%) NoSQL
6 7 (8.54%) Hadoop
6 7 (8.54%) Relational Database
6 7 (8.54%) SQL Server
7 6 (7.32%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.66%) Apache Hive
8 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.44%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.22%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.10%) JIRA
2 5 (6.10%) Visual Studio
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
5 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.44%) NUnit
5 2 (2.44%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.44%) Subversion
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
General
1 13 (15.85%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) 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 30 (36.59%) CSS
1 30 (36.59%) HTML
2 26 (31.71%) .NET
3 22 (26.83%) HTML5
4 20 (24.39%) J2EE
5 18 (21.95%) CSS3
6 17 (20.73%) Hibernate
6 17 (20.73%) Spring
7 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET
8 14 (17.07%) jQuery
9 13 (15.85%) Java EE
9 13 (15.85%) Web Services
10 10 (12.20%) AngularJS
10 10 (12.20%) Node.js
11 9 (10.98%) Java SE
12 8 (9.76%) Apache Camel
13 6 (7.32%) LAMP
13 6 (7.32%) Middleware
13 6 (7.32%) XML
14 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.76%) PKI
3 7 (8.54%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.88%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (4.88%) User Experience
5 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.83%) Linux
2 14 (17.07%) Unix
3 9 (10.98%) AIX
4 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.66%) Windows
6 2 (2.44%) Android
7 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.76%) Software Engineering
2 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (29.27%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (19.51%) Scrum
5 14 (17.07%) SDLC
6 13 (15.85%) OO
7 12 (14.63%) TDD
8 9 (10.98%) Analytics
8 9 (10.98%) MVC
8 9 (10.98%) Translating Business Requirements
9 8 (9.76%) Big Data Analytics
9 8 (9.76%) Data Analytics
9 8 (9.76%) DevOps
10 7 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.32%) OOD
11 6 (7.32%) Web Development
12 5 (6.10%) OOP
13 4 (4.88%) Reverse Engineering
13 4 (4.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 51 (62.20%) Java
2 37 (45.12%) C++
3 34 (41.46%) C#
4 31 (37.80%) JavaScript
5 29 (35.37%) SQL
6 28 (34.15%) Python
7 22 (26.83%) C
8 10 (12.20%) Perl
8 10 (12.20%) Ruby
9 8 (9.76%) PHP
10 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
11 4 (4.88%) VB.NET
12 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
13 2 (2.44%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.44%) Scala
14 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 46 (56.10%) Security Cleared
2 28 (34.15%) DV Cleared
3 15 (18.29%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) Hyper-V
2 6 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 31 (37.80%) Oracle
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.32%) VMware
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
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