The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 35 39 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 67 50 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.07% 5.53% 12.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.44% 5.73% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 50 37 90
Average salary £39,250 £41,650 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.76% +11.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,550 £51,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
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
900 872 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.04% 96.46% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 756 709 728
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
Gloucester -4 15 £40,000 -21.56% 7
Cheltenham -7 14 £30,750 +43.02% 2
Tewkesbury +5 3 £38,500 -14.44%
Lechlade - 3 £40,000 -
Cirencester -3 2 £37,500 +6.53% 2
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

1 143 (95.97%) Software Engineering
2 122 (81.88%) C++
3 92 (61.74%) C
4 83 (55.70%) Java
5 81 (54.36%) C#
6 76 (51.01%) Linux
7 61 (40.94%) Security Cleared
8 57 (38.26%) HTML
9 52 (34.90%) Oracle
9 52 (34.90%) Python
9 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (30.87%) HTML5
11 45 (30.20%) Windows
12 43 (28.86%) Ruby
13 42 (28.19%) JavaScript
14 39 (26.17%) CSS
14 39 (26.17%) SC Cleared
15 37 (24.83%) DV Cleared
16 35 (23.49%) Scrum
16 35 (23.49%) J2EE
16 35 (23.49%) OO
16 35 (23.49%) Microsoft
17 33 (22.15%) .NET
18 32 (21.48%) Middleware
18 32 (21.48%) SDLC
19 29 (19.46%) MongoDB
20 28 (18.79%) jQuery
21 27 (18.12%) Node.js
22 26 (17.45%) MySQL
23 25 (16.78%) CSS3

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 27 (18.12%) Node.js
2 21 (14.09%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (8.72%) JBoss
4 8 (5.37%) WebSphere
5 7 (4.70%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.36%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.67%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.67%) Mule
7 1 (0.67%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.67%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.01%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.74%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.04%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.46%) MongoDB
2 26 (17.45%) MySQL
3 24 (16.11%) SQL Server
4 22 (14.77%) Relational Database
5 21 (14.09%) RDBMS
6 20 (13.42%) Big Data
7 11 (7.38%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.68%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (12.75%) ClearCase
1 19 (12.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (3.36%) Subversion
3 4 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.67%) Toad
5 1 (0.67%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.67%) Maven
5 1 (0.67%) Selenium
General
1 22 (14.77%) Military
2 20 (13.42%) Aerospace
3 19 (12.75%) Telecoms
4 16 (10.74%) Finance
5 11 (7.38%) Automotive
6 8 (5.37%) Electronics
7 4 (2.68%) Avionics
8 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.34%) Banking
9 1 (0.67%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.67%) Marketing
9 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (38.26%) HTML
2 46 (30.87%) HTML5
3 39 (26.17%) CSS
4 35 (23.49%) J2EE
5 33 (22.15%) .NET
6 32 (21.48%) Middleware
7 28 (18.79%) jQuery
8 25 (16.78%) CSS3
9 24 (16.11%) Hibernate
10 21 (14.09%) Apache Camel
10 21 (14.09%) Spring
11 18 (12.08%) REST
12 16 (10.74%) WPF
13 15 (10.07%) ASP.NET
14 11 (7.38%) WCF
15 10 (6.71%) STL
16 9 (6.04%) MFC
17 8 (5.37%) XML
17 8 (5.37%) .NET Framework
17 8 (5.37%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.42%) PKI
1 20 (13.42%) Visualisation
2 12 (8.05%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.70%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.68%) Physics
6 3 (2.01%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.01%) User Experience
7 2 (1.34%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.67%) DTV
8 1 (0.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 76 (51.01%) Linux
2 45 (30.20%) Windows
3 3 (2.01%) UNIX
3 3 (2.01%) Debian
3 3 (2.01%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.34%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.34%) Android
5 1 (0.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (95.97%) Software Engineering
2 52 (34.90%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (23.49%) Scrum
3 35 (23.49%) OO
4 32 (21.48%) SDLC
5 24 (16.11%) Cyber Security
6 23 (15.44%) Analytics
6 23 (15.44%) Configuration Management
7 21 (14.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (13.42%) Big Data Analytics
8 20 (13.42%) DevOps
8 20 (13.42%) Data Analytics
9 19 (12.75%) Information Security
9 19 (12.75%) Time Management
10 15 (10.07%) Computer Forensics
11 13 (8.72%) OOD
12 12 (8.05%) UML
13 11 (7.38%) Mentoring
14 7 (4.70%) Low Latency
14 7 (4.70%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 122 (81.88%) C++
2 92 (61.74%) C
3 83 (55.70%) Java
4 81 (54.36%) C#
5 52 (34.90%) Python
6 43 (28.86%) Ruby
7 42 (28.19%) JavaScript
8 23 (15.44%) SQL
9 22 (14.77%) Perl
10 16 (10.74%) Assembly Language
11 12 (8.05%) Embedded C
12 10 (6.71%) Embedded C++
12 10 (6.71%) VB.NET
13 6 (4.03%) Bash Shell
14 3 (2.01%) VB
15 2 (1.34%) VC++
16 1 (0.67%) XQuery
16 1 (0.67%) Ada
16 1 (0.67%) PHP
16 1 (0.67%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 61 (40.94%) Security Cleared
2 39 (26.17%) SC Cleared
3 37 (24.83%) DV Cleared
4 25 (16.78%) Degree
5 5 (3.36%) PhD
6 1 (0.67%) ISEB
6 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.34%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.67%) ARP4754
2 1 (0.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 20 (13.42%) VMware Infrastructure
1 20 (13.42%) Hyper-V
2 15 (10.07%) Firmware
Vendors
1 52 (34.90%) Oracle
2 35 (23.49%) Microsoft
3 20 (13.42%) VMware
4 8 (5.37%) IBM
4 8 (5.37%) TIBCO
5 7 (4.70%) Sybase
6 3 (2.01%) Google
7 1 (0.67%) SAP
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cirencester
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cirencester
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30 - £31 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Mitcheldean
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago