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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 26 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 93 93 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.80% 9.39% 8.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.48% 9.84% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 84 79 91
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,689 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
887 945 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.47% 95.45% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 798 826 911
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 16 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 16 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 -1 46 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Gloucester +20 11 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Tewkesbury -1 7 £45,000 +44.00% 1
Cirencester +9 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 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.

1 160 (96.97%) Software Engineering
2 112 (67.88%) C++
3 110 (66.67%) C#
4 96 (58.18%) C
5 73 (44.24%) Java
6 63 (38.18%) Linux
7 57 (34.55%) Degree
8 55 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 54 (32.73%) SQL
9 54 (32.73%) .NET
10 43 (26.06%) Windows
11 35 (21.21%) Aerospace
11 35 (21.21%) DV Cleared
12 33 (20.00%) HTML
13 31 (18.79%) Embedded C
13 31 (18.79%) Telecoms
13 31 (18.79%) Computer Science
14 30 (18.18%) Python
15 29 (17.58%) Microsoft
15 29 (17.58%) XML
16 26 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (15.15%) UML
18 21 (12.73%) OO
18 21 (12.73%) .NET Framework
19 20 (12.12%) Digital Media
19 20 (12.12%) Ethernet
19 20 (12.12%) SQL Server
19 20 (12.12%) Perl
19 20 (12.12%) MVC
20 19 (11.52%) SC Cleared

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 (6.06%) Apache
2 9 (5.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.61%) nginx
3 1 (0.61%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.61%) uWSGI
Applications
1 11 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.12%) Ethernet
2 10 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.45%) DHCP
3 9 (5.45%) SAN
4 6 (3.64%) SSL
5 3 (1.82%) Internet
6 2 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.21%) SMS
6 2 (1.21%) HTTP
6 2 (1.21%) Network Security
7 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.30%) MySQL
3 12 (7.27%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.21%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.21%) Big Data
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.61%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (9.70%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.64%) Subversion
2 6 (3.64%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (2.42%) LabVIEW
4 3 (1.82%) PVCS
5 2 (1.21%) NUnit
5 2 (1.21%) Selenium
5 2 (1.21%) TestNG
5 2 (1.21%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.21%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.21%) JUnit
6 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
General
1 35 (21.21%) Aerospace
2 31 (18.79%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.09%) Electronics
3 15 (9.09%) Military
4 6 (3.64%) Automotive
5 5 (3.03%) Games
6 4 (2.42%) Marketing
7 3 (1.82%) Advertising
8 2 (1.21%) Banking
8 2 (1.21%) Finance
9 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (32.73%) .NET
2 33 (20.00%) HTML
3 29 (17.58%) XML
4 21 (12.73%) .NET Framework
5 17 (10.30%) jQuery
6 16 (9.70%) J2EE
6 16 (9.70%) ASP.NET
7 13 (7.88%) HTML5
8 12 (7.27%) WinForms
8 12 (7.27%) CSS
9 11 (6.67%) COM
9 11 (6.67%) Qt
9 11 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 11 (6.67%) D-Bus
10 10 (6.06%) Web Services
11 9 (5.45%) MFC
12 5 (3.03%) EJB
12 5 (3.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (3.03%) JSF
12 5 (3.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.79%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.12%) Digital Media
3 15 (9.09%) CAN bus
4 11 (6.67%) CCTV
5 10 (6.06%) Mathematics
6 8 (4.85%) Management Information System
7 6 (3.64%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.64%) PKI
8 5 (3.03%) Firmware
8 5 (3.03%) Physics
9 4 (2.42%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.21%) Handset
10 2 (1.21%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.21%) iPhone
10 2 (1.21%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.61%) Open Source
11 1 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.61%) Statistics
11 1 (0.61%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 63 (38.18%) Linux
2 43 (26.06%) Windows
3 9 (5.45%) HPUX
3 9 (5.45%) Solaris
3 9 (5.45%) UNIX
4 7 (4.24%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.21%) Android
5 2 (1.21%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (96.97%) Software Engineering
2 26 (15.76%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (15.15%) UML
4 21 (12.73%) OO
5 20 (12.12%) MVC
6 15 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 14 (8.48%) Scrum
7 14 (8.48%) Software Architecture
8 12 (7.27%) Configuration Management
8 12 (7.27%) Web Development
9 9 (5.45%) Kanban
9 9 (5.45%) ITIL
10 8 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (3.64%) Information Security
11 6 (3.64%) Time Management
11 6 (3.64%) SysML
11 6 (3.64%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (3.64%) TDD
11 6 (3.64%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (3.03%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 112 (67.88%) C++
2 110 (66.67%) C#
3 96 (58.18%) C
4 73 (44.24%) Java
5 54 (32.73%) SQL
6 31 (18.79%) Embedded C
7 30 (18.18%) Python
8 20 (12.12%) Perl
9 19 (11.52%) Ruby
10 7 (4.24%) VB.NET
10 7 (4.24%) PHP
10 7 (4.24%) JavaScript
10 7 (4.24%) Embedded C++
11 5 (3.03%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.82%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.82%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.82%) Delphi
12 3 (1.82%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.21%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.21%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 57 (34.55%) Degree
2 55 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 35 (21.21%) DV Cleared
4 19 (11.52%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.82%) BC Cleared
5 3 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.70%) TickIT
1 16 (9.70%) IEC 61508
2 7 (4.24%) DO-178B
3 2 (1.21%) JTAG
4 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.45%) VMware ESX
1 9 (5.45%) vSphere
2 6 (3.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (5.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.70%) JBoss
3 13 (7.88%) Oracle
4 11 (6.67%) Symantec
5 9 (5.45%) VMware
5 9 (5.45%) Brocade
5 9 (5.45%) Cisco
5 9 (5.45%) HP
5 9 (5.45%) Citrix
5 9 (5.45%) NetApp
5 9 (5.45%) Veritas
6 2 (1.21%) Symbian
7 1 (0.61%) Zend
7 1 (0.61%) Freescale
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Relocation, Pension & Healthcare
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Medical Cover
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 27 days ago