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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 44 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 63 67 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.81% 6.26% 7.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.98% 6.46% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 46 45 65
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £59,400 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1054 1037 908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.14% 96.92% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 744 843 753
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +9 27 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Gloucester +5 17 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Tewkesbury -1 1 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 120 (96.77%) Software Engineering
2 98 (79.03%) C++
3 87 (70.16%) Java
4 80 (64.52%) Security Cleared
5 66 (53.23%) C
6 64 (51.61%) C#
6 64 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (39.52%) Cybersecurity
8 47 (37.90%) DV Cleared
9 44 (35.48%) Java EE
10 43 (34.68%) Oracle
11 41 (33.06%) Linux
12 37 (29.84%) Degree
12 37 (29.84%) Hadoop
13 36 (29.03%) Scrum
14 34 (27.42%) SQL
15 30 (24.19%) JIRA
16 29 (23.39%) EJB
17 28 (22.58%) JavaScript
17 28 (22.58%) JSF
17 28 (22.58%) MongoDB
18 27 (21.77%) HTML
19 26 (20.97%) Hibernate
20 24 (19.35%) Web Services
20 24 (19.35%) Unix
20 24 (19.35%) Python
21 23 (18.55%) OO
21 23 (18.55%) JBoss
21 23 (18.55%) CSS
21 23 (18.55%) Software Testing

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 23 (18.55%) JBoss
2 7 (5.65%) Apache Pig
3 6 (4.84%) Confluence
3 6 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.23%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.23%) Node.js
5 3 (2.42%) Apache
6 2 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.61%) Mule
6 2 (1.61%) Mule ESB
6 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) Firewall
1 7 (5.65%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.23%) RS-485
3 2 (1.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.81%) ASN.1
4 1 (0.81%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.84%) Hadoop
2 28 (22.58%) MongoDB
3 22 (17.74%) Big Data
3 22 (17.74%) NoSQL
4 12 (9.68%) MySQL
5 10 (8.06%) Oracle Database
6 9 (7.26%) OrientDB
7 8 (6.45%) Apache Hive
7 8 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (5.65%) Data Mining
8 7 (5.65%) Neo4j
8 7 (5.65%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.23%) Apache Accumulo
9 4 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 30 (24.19%) JIRA
2 22 (17.74%) JUnit
3 21 (16.94%) Cucumber
3 21 (16.94%) Selenium
4 9 (7.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (6.45%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.65%) Bitbucket
7 5 (4.03%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.23%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.42%) dotCover
9 3 (2.42%) FindBugs
9 3 (2.42%) Maven
9 3 (2.42%) ReSharper
9 3 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.61%) ClearCase
10 2 (1.61%) Subversion
11 1 (0.81%) Ant
11 1 (0.81%) GCC
11 1 (0.81%) Hudson
General
1 10 (8.06%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.42%) Military
3 2 (1.61%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.81%) Electronics
4 1 (0.81%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (35.48%) Java EE
2 29 (23.39%) EJB
3 28 (22.58%) JSF
4 27 (21.77%) HTML
5 26 (20.97%) Hibernate
6 24 (19.35%) Web Services
7 23 (18.55%) CSS
8 22 (17.74%) AngularJS
9 21 (16.94%) jQuery
9 21 (16.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (14.52%) XML
11 13 (10.48%) J2EE
11 13 (10.48%) Spring
12 9 (7.26%) .NET
13 7 (5.65%) STL
14 5 (4.03%) HTML5
15 3 (2.42%) WCF
16 1 (0.81%) EJB 3.0
16 1 (0.81%) OpenCL
16 1 (0.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) Computer Science
2 12 (9.68%) Algorithms
3 11 (8.87%) Cybercrime
4 9 (7.26%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (6.45%) User Experience
6 5 (4.03%) Device Driver
7 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (2.42%) Cryptography
8 3 (2.42%) Cyber Attack
8 3 (2.42%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (2.42%) Life Science
8 3 (2.42%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.42%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.42%) Wiki
9 1 (0.81%) Artificial Intelligence
9 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.81%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.06%) Linux
2 24 (19.35%) Unix
3 10 (8.06%) Apple iOS
4 8 (6.45%) Android
5 4 (3.23%) Debian
5 4 (3.23%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.23%) Windows
6 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.81%) AIX
7 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.81%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (96.77%) Software Engineering
2 64 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (39.52%) Cybersecurity
4 36 (29.03%) Scrum
5 23 (18.55%) OO
5 23 (18.55%) Reverse Engineering
5 23 (18.55%) SDLC
5 23 (18.55%) Software Testing
6 21 (16.94%) SOA
7 20 (16.13%) Configuration Management
7 20 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
8 19 (15.32%) Software Architecture
9 16 (12.90%) Ethical Hacking
10 15 (12.10%) OOD
11 13 (10.48%) Software Delivery
12 11 (8.87%) Penetration Testing
12 11 (8.87%) UML
13 9 (7.26%) Systems Analysis
13 9 (7.26%) TDD
14 8 (6.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 98 (79.03%) C++
2 87 (70.16%) Java
3 66 (53.23%) C
4 64 (51.61%) C#
5 34 (27.42%) SQL
6 28 (22.58%) JavaScript
7 24 (19.35%) Python
8 12 (9.68%) Perl
9 11 (8.87%) Ruby
9 11 (8.87%) Scala
10 8 (6.45%) PL/SQL
11 7 (5.65%) Objective-C
12 6 (4.84%) Embedded C
13 5 (4.03%) Embedded C++
14 2 (1.61%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.81%) Ada
15 1 (0.81%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 80 (64.52%) Security Cleared
2 47 (37.90%) DV Cleared
3 37 (29.84%) Degree
4 15 (12.10%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.65%) CCNA
5 7 (5.65%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.65%) CISSP
5 7 (5.65%) GIAC
5 7 (5.65%) Linux+ Certification
5 7 (5.65%) MCSE
5 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.65%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (5.65%) SANS
5 7 (5.65%) SSCP
6 4 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) MISRA
2 2 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (34.68%) Oracle
2 3 (2.42%) Perforce
3 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.81%) Google
4 1 (0.81%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £30500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Posted: 6 days ago