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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 33 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 78 59 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.67% 6.26% 7.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.94% 6.50% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 64 46 60
Median salary £42,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £26,000 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £75,000 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
872 908 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.89% 96.29% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 719 608 812
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,384
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 +15 25 £45,750 -22.12% 2
Gloucester -14 9 £50,000 +92.30% 4
Stroud - 2 £37,500 -
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 174 (99.43%) Software Engineering
2 138 (78.86%) Java
3 133 (76.00%) C++
4 121 (69.14%) Security Cleared
5 102 (58.29%) C
6 92 (52.57%) Linux
7 90 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
8 85 (48.57%) Python
9 71 (40.57%) JavaScript
10 67 (38.29%) C#
10 67 (38.29%) Cybersecurity
11 64 (36.57%) DV Cleared
12 63 (36.00%) Big Data
13 53 (30.29%) Java EE
14 52 (29.71%) HTML
15 51 (29.14%) Hadoop
16 47 (26.86%) Oracle
16 47 (26.86%) Spring
17 44 (25.14%) CSS
18 41 (23.43%) MongoDB
19 40 (22.86%) Scrum
20 37 (21.14%) J2EE
21 35 (20.00%) Hibernate
21 35 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
22 33 (18.86%) MySQL
22 33 (18.86%) Web Services
23 32 (18.29%) Degree
24 31 (17.71%) Apache Hive
24 31 (17.71%) DevOps
25 30 (17.14%) Apache Pig

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 30 (17.14%) Apache Pig
2 19 (10.86%) JBoss
3 18 (10.29%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (9.71%) WebLogic
5 16 (9.14%) Apache Spark
6 14 (8.00%) Confluence
7 13 (7.43%) Apache
8 10 (5.71%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.57%) Mule
9 1 (0.57%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.57%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.43%) GitHub
1 6 (3.43%) SaaS
2 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.14%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.86%) Firewall
3 11 (6.29%) Internet
4 8 (4.57%) RS-485
5 6 (3.43%) Modbus
5 6 (3.43%) Wireless
6 5 (2.86%) HTTP
6 5 (2.86%) SSL
7 4 (2.29%) Network Security
8 2 (1.14%) ASN.1
8 2 (1.14%) LAN
8 2 (1.14%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.57%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (36.00%) Big Data
2 51 (29.14%) Hadoop
3 41 (23.43%) MongoDB
4 33 (18.86%) MySQL
5 31 (17.71%) Apache Hive
6 18 (10.29%) Relational Database
7 14 (8.00%) RDBMS
8 12 (6.86%) NoSQL
8 12 (6.86%) SQL Server
9 11 (6.29%) OrientDB
10 9 (5.14%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.57%) Apache Accumulo
12 1 (0.57%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (12.00%) JIRA
2 20 (11.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 19 (10.86%) Bitbucket
4 17 (9.71%) JUnit
5 15 (8.57%) Jenkins
6 12 (6.86%) EasyMock
6 12 (6.86%) Selenium
7 8 (4.57%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.86%) Ant
8 5 (2.86%) CodeSonar
8 5 (2.86%) git-flow
8 5 (2.86%) Maven
8 5 (2.86%) QUnit
8 5 (2.86%) Robot Framework
9 2 (1.14%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (1.14%) Subversion
9 2 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.57%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (9.14%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.86%) Finance
3 10 (5.71%) Electronics
3 10 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.57%) Games
4 8 (4.57%) Military
5 3 (1.71%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.71%) Marketing
6 2 (1.14%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (30.29%) Java EE
2 52 (29.71%) HTML
3 47 (26.86%) Spring
4 44 (25.14%) CSS
5 37 (21.14%) J2EE
6 35 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 33 (18.86%) Web Services
8 28 (16.00%) EJB
9 27 (15.43%) HTML5
9 27 (15.43%) jQuery
10 26 (14.86%) CSS3
11 21 (12.00%) AngularJS
11 21 (12.00%) JSF
12 20 (11.43%) LAMP
12 20 (11.43%) Node.js
13 19 (10.86%) STL
14 17 (9.71%) SOAP
14 17 (9.71%) XML
15 16 (9.14%) Spring MVC
16 15 (8.57%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.57%) Computer Science
1 15 (8.57%) PKI
2 14 (8.00%) Wiki
3 13 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.71%) Device Driver
5 9 (5.14%) Algorithms
5 9 (5.14%) Cyber Defence
5 9 (5.14%) VHDL
6 7 (4.00%) Cybercrime
7 6 (3.43%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 6 (3.43%) Internet of Things
8 5 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.14%) CAN bus
9 2 (1.14%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.14%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 92 (52.57%) Linux
2 29 (16.57%) Android
3 28 (16.00%) Unix
4 25 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 20 (11.43%) Windows
6 15 (8.57%) Mac OS X
7 11 (6.29%) CentOS
7 11 (6.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (5.14%) AIX
9 4 (2.29%) FreeBSD
10 3 (1.71%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (1.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (99.43%) Software Engineering
2 90 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (38.29%) Cybersecurity
4 40 (22.86%) Scrum
5 35 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 31 (17.71%) DevOps
7 29 (16.57%) OO
8 21 (12.00%) Ethical Hacking
9 20 (11.43%) Visualisation
10 19 (10.86%) Multithreading
10 19 (10.86%) OOD
11 18 (10.29%) Time Management
12 17 (9.71%) Configuration Management
12 17 (9.71%) Mentoring
13 16 (9.14%) Analytics
13 16 (9.14%) SDLC
14 15 (8.57%) Data Analytics
15 14 (8.00%) Mobile Development
15 14 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
15 14 (8.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 138 (78.86%) Java
2 133 (76.00%) C++
3 102 (58.29%) C
4 85 (48.57%) Python
5 71 (40.57%) JavaScript
6 67 (38.29%) C#
7 30 (17.14%) Perl
8 26 (14.86%) SQL
9 25 (14.29%) Ruby
10 23 (13.14%) Objective-C
11 17 (9.71%) Embedded C
12 10 (5.71%) Embedded C++
12 10 (5.71%) PowerShell
13 7 (4.00%) PHP
13 7 (4.00%) Scala
14 5 (2.86%) Bash Shell
14 5 (2.86%) Groovy
15 3 (1.71%) R
16 2 (1.14%) MATLAB
16 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 121 (69.14%) Security Cleared
2 64 (36.57%) DV Cleared
3 32 (18.29%) Degree
4 20 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 12 (6.86%) CCNA
5 12 (6.86%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (6.86%) CISSP
5 12 (6.86%) GIAC
5 12 (6.86%) Linux+ Certification
5 12 (6.86%) MCSE
5 12 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (6.86%) Network+ Certification
5 12 (6.86%) SANS
5 12 (6.86%) SSCP
6 5 (2.86%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (2.86%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.29%) MISRA
2 3 (1.71%) MISRA C
System Software
1 14 (8.00%) Hyper-V
1 14 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.86%) Docker
2 5 (2.86%) vSphere
3 3 (1.71%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.86%) Puppet
1 5 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 47 (26.86%) Oracle
2 14 (8.00%) VMware
3 11 (6.29%) Red Hat
4 10 (5.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.71%) SAP
6 1 (0.57%) EMC
6 1 (0.57%) Freescale
6 1 (0.57%) Renesas
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