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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 43 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 49 101 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.37% 12.27% 13.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.59% 12.80% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 36 90 174
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £50,000 £50,000
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
877 789 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.06% 95.87% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 720 727 1141
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
(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
Cheltenham -18 16 £21,500 -46.25% 3
Gloucester -2 12 £51,000 +82.14% 4
Cirencester +26 2 £35,200 +0.57%
Tewkesbury -9 1 £45,000 +45.16% 2
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 130 (94.20%) Software Engineering
2 99 (71.74%) C++
3 90 (65.22%) C#
4 82 (59.42%) C
5 65 (47.10%) Security Cleared
6 56 (40.58%) Degree
6 56 (40.58%) Java
7 48 (34.78%) SQL
8 47 (34.06%) Linux
9 46 (33.33%) Windows
10 38 (27.54%) Computer Science
10 38 (27.54%) DV Cleared
11 35 (25.36%) Python
12 34 (24.64%) .NET
12 34 (24.64%) HTML
13 31 (22.46%) Aerospace
14 27 (19.57%) OO
15 25 (18.12%) Oracle
16 24 (17.39%) Microsoft
16 24 (17.39%) Telecoms
17 23 (16.67%) J2EE
17 23 (16.67%) XML
17 23 (16.67%) SC Cleared
18 22 (15.94%) jQuery
19 21 (15.22%) MVC
19 21 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
20 20 (14.49%) MySQL
20 20 (14.49%) Digital Media
21 18 (13.04%) Ruby
21 18 (13.04%) Embedded C

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (7.25%) Apache
2 9 (6.52%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.72%) uWSGI
3 1 (0.72%) Node.js
3 1 (0.72%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Heroku
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.72%) SaaS
1 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.42%) Ethernet
2 10 (7.25%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.52%) SSL
3 9 (6.52%) DHCP
3 9 (6.52%) SAN
4 4 (2.90%) HTTP
5 2 (1.45%) Internet
6 1 (0.72%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.49%) MySQL
2 17 (12.32%) SQL Server
3 13 (9.42%) Hadoop
4 6 (4.35%) Apache Accumulo
5 5 (3.62%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.72%) Big Data
7 1 (0.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (6.52%) Subversion
2 7 (5.07%) Visual Studio
2 7 (5.07%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (2.90%) LabVIEW
4 3 (2.17%) PVCS
4 3 (2.17%) NUnit
4 3 (2.17%) MSBuild
4 3 (2.17%) Selenium
5 2 (1.45%) GDB
5 2 (1.45%) WinDbg
5 2 (1.45%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.72%) JUnit
6 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (22.46%) Aerospace
2 24 (17.39%) Telecoms
3 12 (8.70%) Military
4 7 (5.07%) Electronics
5 4 (2.90%) Games
5 4 (2.90%) Automotive
5 4 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.17%) Advertising
6 3 (2.17%) Finance
7 2 (1.45%) Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (24.64%) .NET
1 34 (24.64%) HTML
2 23 (16.67%) J2EE
2 23 (16.67%) XML
3 22 (15.94%) jQuery
4 15 (10.87%) HTML5
5 10 (7.25%) CSS
6 8 (5.80%) ASP.NET
7 7 (5.07%) Web Services
7 7 (5.07%) WinForms
8 6 (4.35%) MFC
9 5 (3.62%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.62%) JSF
9 5 (3.62%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (2.90%) WCF
10 4 (2.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (2.90%) EJB
11 3 (2.17%) COM
11 3 (2.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (27.54%) Computer Science
2 20 (14.49%) Digital Media
3 12 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.52%) PKI
4 9 (6.52%) CAN bus
5 7 (5.07%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.90%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.17%) CCTV
7 3 (2.17%) Open Source
8 2 (1.45%) Physics
8 2 (1.45%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.45%) Firmware
9 1 (0.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 47 (34.06%) Linux
2 46 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (6.52%) HPUX
3 9 (6.52%) Solaris
4 5 (3.62%) UNIX
5 4 (2.90%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (94.20%) Software Engineering
2 27 (19.57%) OO
3 21 (15.22%) MVC
3 21 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (13.04%) UML
5 16 (11.59%) Configuration Management
6 15 (10.87%) Software Architecture
7 12 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (7.97%) Information Security
8 11 (7.97%) Web Development
9 9 (6.52%) ITIL
9 9 (6.52%) OOD
9 9 (6.52%) Time Management
10 8 (5.80%) Cyber Security
10 8 (5.80%) Multithreading
11 7 (5.07%) SysML
12 5 (3.62%) Scrum
13 4 (2.90%) Reverse Engineering
13 4 (2.90%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (2.90%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (71.74%) C++
2 90 (65.22%) C#
3 82 (59.42%) C
4 56 (40.58%) Java
5 48 (34.78%) SQL
6 35 (25.36%) Python
7 18 (13.04%) Ruby
7 18 (13.04%) Embedded C
8 14 (10.14%) Perl
9 10 (7.25%) Ada
9 10 (7.25%) JavaScript
10 7 (5.07%) Assembly Language
11 6 (4.35%) Embedded C++
11 6 (4.35%) MATLAB
12 5 (3.62%) VB
13 4 (2.90%) VB.NET
13 4 (2.90%) PHP
14 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.17%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (47.10%) Security Cleared
2 56 (40.58%) Degree
3 38 (27.54%) DV Cleared
4 23 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.80%) PhD
6 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.52%) TickIT
1 9 (6.52%) IEC 61508
2 4 (2.90%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.52%) VMware ESX
1 9 (6.52%) Hyper-V
1 9 (6.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (6.52%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.72%) Ansible
2 1 (0.72%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 25 (18.12%) Oracle
2 24 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.42%) JBoss
4 9 (6.52%) Cisco
4 9 (6.52%) Symantec
4 9 (6.52%) NetApp
4 9 (6.52%) Veritas
4 9 (6.52%) HP
4 9 (6.52%) Citrix
4 9 (6.52%) VMware
4 9 (6.52%) Brocade
5 3 (2.17%) Zend
6 2 (1.45%) Wind River
6 2 (1.45%) Coverity
7 1 (0.72%) Remedy
7 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.72%) AppFog
Gloucester
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
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set2recruit
Salary: From £32,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 70000
Posted: 5 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 45000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago