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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 31 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 94 67 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.80% 7.61% 7.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.06% 8.02% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 79 49 69
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £30,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1038 835 1075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.19% 94.89% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 891 624 910
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +8 34 £50,000 -24.52% 6
Gloucester -21 9 £50,000 +58.73% 5
Tewkesbury -3 5 £41,000 +2.50%
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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.

1 208 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 154 (74.04%) C++
3 153 (73.56%) Java
4 135 (64.90%) Security Cleared
5 117 (56.25%) C
6 111 (53.37%) Agile Software Development
7 109 (52.40%) Linux
8 100 (48.08%) Python
9 91 (43.75%) Cybersecurity
10 89 (42.79%) JavaScript
11 83 (39.90%) Big Data
12 75 (36.06%) C#
13 70 (33.65%) HTML
14 66 (31.73%) CSS
14 66 (31.73%) DV Cleared
15 65 (31.25%) Hadoop
16 64 (30.77%) Java EE
17 61 (29.33%) Oracle
18 55 (26.44%) Scrum
18 55 (26.44%) MongoDB
19 53 (25.48%) Spring
20 52 (25.00%) MySQL
21 51 (24.52%) Hibernate
22 46 (22.12%) Reverse Engineering
23 45 (21.63%) Degree
24 44 (21.15%) jQuery
25 43 (20.67%) Apache Hive
26 42 (20.19%) Perl
26 42 (20.19%) Apache Pig
27 40 (19.23%) J2EE

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 42 (20.19%) Apache Pig
2 25 (12.02%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (11.54%) JBoss
4 23 (11.06%) Apache Spark
5 21 (10.10%) WebLogic
6 14 (6.73%) Confluence
7 12 (5.77%) WebSphere
8 11 (5.29%) Apache
9 2 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.48%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.85%) SaaS
2 3 (1.44%) GitHub
3 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.87%) TCP/IP
2 17 (8.17%) Firewall
3 12 (5.77%) Internet
3 12 (5.77%) RS-485
4 10 (4.81%) Modbus
4 10 (4.81%) Wireless
5 7 (3.37%) HTTP
5 7 (3.37%) SSL
6 5 (2.40%) Network Security
7 3 (1.44%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.96%) ASN.1
8 2 (0.96%) LAN
9 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.48%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (39.90%) Big Data
2 65 (31.25%) Hadoop
3 55 (26.44%) MongoDB
4 52 (25.00%) MySQL
5 43 (20.67%) Apache Hive
6 31 (14.90%) Relational Database
7 23 (11.06%) RDBMS
8 17 (8.17%) NoSQL
9 14 (6.73%) Data Mining
9 14 (6.73%) SQL Server
10 12 (5.77%) OrientDB
11 4 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.96%) Apache Accumulo
13 1 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.48%) HBase
13 1 (0.48%) Neo4j
13 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (11.54%) JIRA
2 18 (8.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 17 (8.17%) Bitbucket
4 14 (6.73%) JUnit
5 13 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 11 (5.29%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.29%) Selenium
7 8 (3.85%) EasyMock
8 7 (3.37%) CodeSonar
8 7 (3.37%) git-flow
8 7 (3.37%) Robot Framework
8 7 (3.37%) Subversion
9 5 (2.40%) Rational DOORS
10 4 (1.92%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.44%) Maven
12 2 (0.96%) Ant
12 2 (0.96%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.96%) QUnit
12 2 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (10.58%) Telecoms
2 15 (7.21%) Finance
3 13 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.77%) Games
5 9 (4.33%) Electronics
6 5 (2.40%) Military
7 4 (1.92%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (33.65%) HTML
2 66 (31.73%) CSS
3 64 (30.77%) Java EE
4 53 (25.48%) Spring
5 51 (24.52%) Hibernate
6 44 (21.15%) jQuery
7 40 (19.23%) J2EE
7 40 (19.23%) Web Services
8 38 (18.27%) HTML5
9 36 (17.31%) CSS3
10 33 (15.87%) AngularJS
10 33 (15.87%) LAMP
10 33 (15.87%) Node.js
11 28 (13.46%) EJB
12 26 (12.50%) Apache Camel
12 26 (12.50%) STL
13 23 (11.06%) Middleware
14 20 (9.62%) XML
15 19 (9.13%) JSF
16 18 (8.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.98%) Visualisation
2 26 (12.50%) PKI
3 18 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (7.21%) Computer Science
4 15 (7.21%) Device Driver
5 14 (6.73%) Algorithms
6 10 (4.81%) Cyber Defence
6 10 (4.81%) Cybercrime
6 10 (4.81%) Industrial Internet of Things
6 10 (4.81%) Internet of Things
6 10 (4.81%) Wiki
7 8 (3.85%) VHDL
8 7 (3.37%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.92%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.92%) Physics
10 3 (1.44%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.44%) Cyber Attack
10 3 (1.44%) Smartcard
11 2 (0.96%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 109 (52.40%) Linux
2 35 (16.83%) Android
3 34 (16.35%) Unix
4 30 (14.42%) Apple iOS
5 20 (9.62%) Windows
6 15 (7.21%) Mac OS X
7 10 (4.81%) AIX
8 7 (3.37%) CentOS
8 7 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.44%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (1.44%) FreeBSD
9 3 (1.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 111 (53.37%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (43.75%) Cybersecurity
4 55 (26.44%) Scrum
5 46 (22.12%) Reverse Engineering
6 37 (17.79%) DevOps
7 35 (16.83%) OO
8 34 (16.35%) Ethical Hacking
9 30 (14.42%) Time Management
10 28 (13.46%) Penetration Testing
11 27 (12.98%) Analytics
11 27 (12.98%) Data Analytics
11 27 (12.98%) Multithreading
12 22 (10.58%) Mentoring
13 19 (9.13%) Mobile Development
14 17 (8.17%) UML
15 16 (7.69%) OOD
15 16 (7.69%) SDLC
15 16 (7.69%) User Stories
16 15 (7.21%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 154 (74.04%) C++
2 153 (73.56%) Java
3 117 (56.25%) C
4 100 (48.08%) Python
5 89 (42.79%) JavaScript
6 75 (36.06%) C#
7 42 (20.19%) Perl
8 36 (17.31%) Ruby
9 29 (13.94%) Objective-C
10 27 (12.98%) SQL
11 23 (11.06%) Embedded C
12 18 (8.65%) PHP
13 15 (7.21%) Embedded C++
14 10 (4.81%) PowerShell
15 8 (3.85%) Bash Shell
15 8 (3.85%) Scala
16 3 (1.44%) R
17 2 (0.96%) Groovy
17 2 (0.96%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 135 (64.90%) Security Cleared
2 66 (31.73%) DV Cleared
3 45 (21.63%) Degree
4 30 (14.42%) SC Cleared
5 17 (8.17%) CCNA
5 17 (8.17%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (8.17%) CISSP
5 17 (8.17%) GIAC
5 17 (8.17%) Linux+ Certification
5 17 (8.17%) MCSE
5 17 (8.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (8.17%) Network+ Certification
5 17 (8.17%) SANS
5 17 (8.17%) SSCP
6 7 (3.37%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (3.37%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.88%) MISRA
2 5 (2.40%) MISRA C
3 2 (0.96%) DO-178B
System Software
1 23 (11.06%) Hyper-V
1 23 (11.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.37%) Docker
2 7 (3.37%) vSphere
3 4 (1.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (3.37%) Puppet
1 7 (3.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 61 (29.33%) Oracle
2 23 (11.06%) VMware
3 12 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 7 (3.37%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.92%) SAP
5 4 (1.92%) Zend
6 2 (0.96%) EMC
6 2 (0.96%) Freescale
7 1 (0.48%) Apple
7 1 (0.48%) Renesas
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 plus great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 65,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago