The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 25 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 86 93 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.56% 9.68% 7.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.29% 10.11% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78 79 89
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,000 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
836 920 1129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.89% 95.73% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 735 809 957
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +2 44 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Gloucester +20 10 £35,000 - 2
Tewkesbury +1 6 £41,250 +37.50%
Cirencester +11 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 150 (96.15%) Software Engineering
2 108 (69.23%) C#
3 101 (64.74%) C++
4 90 (57.69%) C
5 70 (44.87%) Java
6 61 (39.10%) Linux
7 57 (36.54%) Security Cleared
8 53 (33.97%) Degree
8 53 (33.97%) .NET
9 50 (32.05%) SQL
10 39 (25.00%) Windows
11 35 (22.44%) DV Cleared
12 33 (21.15%) Aerospace
13 32 (20.51%) Telecoms
14 31 (19.87%) Computer Science
15 30 (19.23%) HTML
15 30 (19.23%) Python
16 28 (17.95%) Microsoft
16 28 (17.95%) Embedded C
17 26 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (16.03%) XML
19 24 (15.38%) UML
20 21 (13.46%) .NET Framework
20 21 (13.46%) Digital Media
21 20 (12.82%) SC Cleared
21 20 (12.82%) MVC
22 19 (12.18%) Ruby
23 18 (11.54%) Perl
23 18 (11.54%) OO
24 17 (10.90%) Ethernet

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region that cited Software Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.41%) Apache
2 9 (5.77%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.64%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.64%) uWSGI
3 1 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (7.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (10.90%) Ethernet
2 10 (6.41%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.77%) DHCP
3 9 (5.77%) SAN
4 6 (3.85%) SSL
5 3 (1.92%) HTTP
6 2 (1.28%) SMS
6 2 (1.28%) Internet
7 1 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.90%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.26%) MySQL
3 12 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.28%) Big Data
5 2 (1.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 14 (8.97%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (3.85%) Subversion
3 4 (2.56%) LabVIEW
4 3 (1.92%) PVCS
4 3 (1.92%) NUnit
4 3 (1.92%) MSBuild
4 3 (1.92%) Selenium
5 2 (1.28%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (21.15%) Aerospace
2 32 (20.51%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.62%) Electronics
3 15 (9.62%) Military
4 5 (3.21%) Games
5 4 (2.56%) Marketing
6 3 (1.92%) Automotive
6 3 (1.92%) Advertising
7 2 (1.28%) Banking
7 2 (1.28%) Finance
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (33.97%) .NET
2 30 (19.23%) HTML
3 25 (16.03%) XML
4 21 (13.46%) .NET Framework
5 17 (10.90%) jQuery
6 16 (10.26%) J2EE
6 16 (10.26%) ASP.NET
7 13 (8.33%) HTML5
8 12 (7.69%) WinForms
9 11 (7.05%) Qt
9 11 (7.05%) D-Bus
9 11 (7.05%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 11 (7.05%) COM
10 9 (5.77%) CSS
10 9 (5.77%) Web Services
11 5 (3.21%) MFC
11 5 (3.21%) EJB
11 5 (3.21%) Hibernate
11 5 (3.21%) JSF
11 5 (3.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (19.87%) Computer Science
2 21 (13.46%) Digital Media
3 14 (8.97%) CAN bus
4 11 (7.05%) CCTV
5 10 (6.41%) Mathematics
6 9 (5.77%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.85%) PKI
8 5 (3.21%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.56%) Physics
10 3 (1.92%) Firmware
11 2 (1.28%) iPhone
11 2 (1.28%) Open Source
11 2 (1.28%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.28%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.28%) Handset
12 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.64%) 3D Graphics
12 1 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.64%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 61 (39.10%) Linux
2 39 (25.00%) Windows
3 9 (5.77%) HPUX
3 9 (5.77%) Solaris
4 7 (4.49%) UNIX
4 7 (4.49%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.28%) Android
5 2 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (96.15%) Software Engineering
2 26 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (15.38%) UML
4 20 (12.82%) MVC
5 18 (11.54%) OO
6 16 (10.26%) Multithreading
7 14 (8.97%) Scrum
7 14 (8.97%) Software Architecture
8 13 (8.33%) Configuration Management
9 11 (7.05%) Web Development
10 9 (5.77%) Kanban
10 9 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (5.77%) ITIL
11 6 (3.85%) Time Management
11 6 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (3.85%) SysML
11 6 (3.85%) TDD
11 6 (3.85%) Information Security
12 5 (3.21%) OOD
12 5 (3.21%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 108 (69.23%) C#
2 101 (64.74%) C++
3 90 (57.69%) C
4 70 (44.87%) Java
5 50 (32.05%) SQL
6 30 (19.23%) Python
7 28 (17.95%) Embedded C
8 19 (12.18%) Ruby
9 18 (11.54%) Perl
10 8 (5.13%) PHP
11 6 (3.85%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.85%) JavaScript
12 5 (3.21%) Assembly Language
13 4 (2.56%) Embedded C++
14 3 (1.92%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.92%) Ada
14 3 (1.92%) Delphi
14 3 (1.92%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.28%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (36.54%) Security Cleared
2 53 (33.97%) Degree
3 35 (22.44%) DV Cleared
4 20 (12.82%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.92%) PhD
5 3 (1.92%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.26%) IEC 61508
1 16 (10.26%) TickIT
2 7 (4.49%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.28%) JTAG
4 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.77%) vSphere
1 9 (5.77%) VMware ESX
2 6 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (5.77%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.64%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.97%) Oracle
2 14 (8.97%) JBoss
3 9 (5.77%) Brocade
3 9 (5.77%) Cisco
3 9 (5.77%) Symantec
3 9 (5.77%) HP
3 9 (5.77%) Citrix
3 9 (5.77%) NetApp
3 9 (5.77%) Veritas
3 9 (5.77%) VMware
4 2 (1.28%) Zend
4 2 (1.28%) Symbian
5 1 (0.64%) Freescale
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