The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 25 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 111 89 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.56% 8.40% 7.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.89% 8.67% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 80 64 50
Median salary £48,250 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.62% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £31,500 £26,440
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £75,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
1122 1027 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.64% 96.89% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 917 837 705
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

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 30 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +10 59 £49,000 +5.94% 1
Gloucester +1 23 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 180 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 125 (69.44%) C++
3 121 (67.22%) Java
4 101 (56.11%) Security Cleared
5 93 (51.67%) C
6 80 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 77 (42.78%) Cybersecurity
8 72 (40.00%) C#
9 71 (39.44%) Python
10 67 (37.22%) Linux
11 63 (35.00%) JavaScript
12 62 (34.44%) Big Data
13 61 (33.89%) Hadoop
14 60 (33.33%) HTML
15 59 (32.78%) CSS
16 57 (31.67%) Java EE
17 56 (31.11%) Oracle
18 52 (28.89%) DV Cleared
19 51 (28.33%) Scrum
20 46 (25.56%) Degree
20 46 (25.56%) MongoDB
21 45 (25.00%) Hibernate
22 40 (22.22%) jQuery
22 40 (22.22%) AngularJS
23 37 (20.56%) MySQL
24 35 (19.44%) Reverse Engineering
25 34 (18.89%) Apache Hive
26 33 (18.33%) Spring
27 32 (17.78%) Apache Pig
28 30 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking

Software Engineer 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 32 (17.78%) Apache Pig
2 23 (12.78%) Apache Spark
2 23 (12.78%) JBoss
3 19 (10.56%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (6.11%) WebLogic
5 10 (5.56%) Confluence
6 7 (3.89%) Apache
7 5 (2.78%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.78%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.11%) Mule
8 2 (1.11%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.00%) SaaS
2 7 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.11%) GitHub
4 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.56%) TCP/IP
2 13 (7.22%) Firewall
2 13 (7.22%) Internet
3 11 (6.11%) RS-485
4 10 (5.56%) Modbus
4 10 (5.56%) Wireless
5 5 (2.78%) Network Security
5 5 (2.78%) SSL
6 4 (2.22%) HTTP
7 3 (1.67%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.56%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (34.44%) Big Data
2 61 (33.89%) Hadoop
3 46 (25.56%) MongoDB
4 37 (20.56%) MySQL
5 34 (18.89%) Apache Hive
6 29 (16.11%) NoSQL
7 25 (13.89%) Relational Database
8 16 (8.89%) RDBMS
8 16 (8.89%) SQL Server
9 11 (6.11%) Data Mining
10 9 (5.00%) OrientDB
11 6 (3.33%) Neo4j
11 6 (3.33%) Oracle Database
12 5 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (2.22%) Apache Accumulo
14 3 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (1.11%) HBase
15 2 (1.11%) Redis
16 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (16.67%) JIRA
2 18 (10.00%) JUnit
2 18 (10.00%) Selenium
3 14 (7.78%) Cucumber
4 11 (6.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 9 (5.00%) Bitbucket
7 7 (3.89%) Subversion
8 5 (2.78%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.22%) CodeSonar
9 4 (2.22%) git-flow
9 4 (2.22%) Mercurial
9 4 (2.22%) Robot Framework
10 3 (1.67%) EasyMock
10 3 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (1.11%) Maven
12 1 (0.56%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.56%) FindBugs
12 1 (0.56%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.56%) TestNG
General
1 19 (10.56%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.44%) Games
4 5 (2.78%) Finance
5 4 (2.22%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (33.33%) HTML
2 59 (32.78%) CSS
3 57 (31.67%) Java EE
4 45 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 40 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 40 (22.22%) jQuery
6 33 (18.33%) Spring
7 27 (15.00%) EJB
7 27 (15.00%) Web Services
8 23 (12.78%) HTML5
8 23 (12.78%) Node.js
9 22 (12.22%) .NET
9 22 (12.22%) JSF
9 22 (12.22%) LAMP
10 21 (11.67%) CSS3
11 20 (11.11%) XML
12 18 (10.00%) Apache Camel
12 18 (10.00%) STL
13 17 (9.44%) J2EE
14 16 (8.89%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.67%) Visualisation
2 18 (10.00%) PKI
3 13 (7.22%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.11%) Algorithms
4 11 (6.11%) Cyberthreat
4 11 (6.11%) Device Driver
5 10 (5.56%) Internet of Things
6 9 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (5.00%) Cybercrime
7 8 (4.44%) Mathematics
8 6 (3.33%) Cyber Attack
9 5 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (2.78%) Wiki
10 4 (2.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (2.22%) Physics
11 2 (1.11%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (1.11%) Smartcard
11 2 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 67 (37.22%) Linux
2 28 (15.56%) Unix
3 22 (12.22%) Android
4 19 (10.56%) Apple iOS
5 9 (5.00%) Windows
6 4 (2.22%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 80 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (42.78%) Cybersecurity
4 51 (28.33%) Scrum
5 35 (19.44%) Reverse Engineering
6 30 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 29 (16.11%) Time Management
8 26 (14.44%) OO
9 24 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
10 23 (12.78%) SDLC
11 22 (12.22%) DevOps
12 21 (11.67%) Analytics
12 21 (11.67%) Data Analytics
13 19 (10.56%) Multithreading
13 19 (10.56%) Software Architecture
14 18 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
15 14 (7.78%) Configuration Management
15 14 (7.78%) SOA
15 14 (7.78%) Software Testing
15 14 (7.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 125 (69.44%) C++
2 121 (67.22%) Java
3 93 (51.67%) C
4 72 (40.00%) C#
5 71 (39.44%) Python
6 63 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 30 (16.67%) SQL
8 26 (14.44%) Perl
8 26 (14.44%) Ruby
9 19 (10.56%) Embedded C
10 18 (10.00%) Objective-C
11 15 (8.33%) Embedded C++
11 15 (8.33%) PHP
11 15 (8.33%) Scala
12 7 (3.89%) Bash Shell
13 6 (3.33%) TypeScript
14 5 (2.78%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.78%) PowerShell
15 2 (1.11%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.56%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 101 (56.11%) Security Cleared
2 52 (28.89%) DV Cleared
3 46 (25.56%) Degree
4 24 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 13 (7.22%) CCNA
5 13 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (7.22%) CISSP
5 13 (7.22%) GIAC
5 13 (7.22%) Linux+ Certification
5 13 (7.22%) MCSE
5 13 (7.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (7.22%) Network+ Certification
5 13 (7.22%) SANS
5 13 (7.22%) SSCP
6 4 (2.22%) CompTIA Security+
6 4 (2.22%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.44%) MISRA
2 5 (2.78%) MISRA C
3 2 (1.11%) DO-178B
System Software
1 16 (8.89%) Hyper-V
1 16 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.22%) Docker
2 4 (2.22%) Firmware
2 4 (2.22%) vSphere
3 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (2.22%) Puppet
1 4 (2.22%) Salt
2 1 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 56 (31.11%) Oracle
2 16 (8.89%) VMware
3 6 (3.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.22%) Zend
5 2 (1.11%) EMC
5 2 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.56%) Apple
6 1 (0.56%) Freescale
6 1 (0.56%) Google
6 1 (0.56%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.56%) IBM
6 1 (0.56%) Perforce
6 1 (0.56%) Renesas
6 1 (0.56%) SAP
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago