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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 26 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 78 63 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.89% 6.54% 4.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.09% 6.84% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63 47 32
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £43,500 £51,000
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
964 921 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 97.57% 95.54% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 773 775 690
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +14 46 £47,500 +50.79% 9
Gloucester -6 7 £40,000 - 9
Tewkesbury +5 3 £40,000 +3.89%
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 137 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 98 (71.53%) Java
3 93 (67.88%) C++
4 84 (61.31%) Security Cleared
5 67 (48.91%) C
6 60 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (42.34%) C#
8 55 (40.15%) Cybersecurity
9 49 (35.77%) DV Cleared
10 47 (34.31%) Oracle
11 46 (33.58%) Java EE
12 45 (32.85%) Hadoop
13 40 (29.20%) Linux
14 39 (28.47%) Scrum
15 38 (27.74%) Degree
16 36 (26.28%) SQL
17 35 (25.55%) Python
18 33 (24.09%) HTML
18 33 (24.09%) Big Data
19 32 (23.36%) JIRA
19 32 (23.36%) JavaScript
19 32 (23.36%) CSS
20 31 (22.63%) MongoDB
21 30 (21.90%) AngularJS
21 30 (21.90%) Hibernate
22 29 (21.17%) EJB
23 28 (20.44%) NoSQL
24 26 (18.98%) OO
24 26 (18.98%) JSF
25 24 (17.52%) Reverse Engineering

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 20 (14.60%) JBoss
2 16 (11.68%) Apache Pig
3 13 (9.49%) Apache Spark
4 10 (7.30%) Confluence
5 8 (5.84%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (4.38%) Apache
6 6 (4.38%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.65%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.46%) Mule
8 2 (1.46%) Mule ESB
8 2 (1.46%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.73%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.11%) Firewall
3 4 (2.92%) Network Security
3 4 (2.92%) RS-485
4 3 (2.19%) Internet
4 3 (2.19%) SSL
5 2 (1.46%) HTTP
6 1 (0.73%) ASN.1
6 1 (0.73%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.73%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (32.85%) Hadoop
2 33 (24.09%) Big Data
3 31 (22.63%) MongoDB
4 28 (20.44%) NoSQL
5 20 (14.60%) MySQL
6 17 (12.41%) Apache Hive
7 13 (9.49%) Oracle Database
7 13 (9.49%) OrientDB
7 13 (9.49%) Relational Database
8 11 (8.03%) SQL Server
9 10 (7.30%) Neo4j
9 10 (7.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (5.11%) Data Mining
11 6 (4.38%) Apache Accumulo
12 4 (2.92%) RDBMS
13 2 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (1.46%) HBase
13 2 (1.46%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (23.36%) JIRA
2 20 (14.60%) JUnit
3 19 (13.87%) Selenium
4 17 (12.41%) Cucumber
5 13 (9.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (8.03%) Bitbucket
7 10 (7.30%) Jenkins
8 7 (5.11%) Git (software)
9 5 (3.65%) Eclipse
10 4 (2.92%) dotCover
10 4 (2.92%) FindBugs
10 4 (2.92%) Maven
10 4 (2.92%) ReSharper
10 4 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.46%) EasyMock
11 2 (1.46%) git-flow
11 2 (1.46%) Robot Framework
11 2 (1.46%) Subversion
12 1 (0.73%) Ant
12 1 (0.73%) ClearCase
General
1 10 (7.30%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.92%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.19%) Games
4 2 (1.46%) Finance
5 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.73%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (33.58%) Java EE
2 33 (24.09%) HTML
3 32 (23.36%) CSS
4 30 (21.90%) AngularJS
4 30 (21.90%) Hibernate
5 29 (21.17%) EJB
6 26 (18.98%) JSF
7 23 (16.79%) jQuery
7 23 (16.79%) Spring
8 21 (15.33%) Web Services
9 17 (12.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (12.41%) XML
10 16 (11.68%) .NET
11 15 (10.95%) J2EE
12 9 (6.57%) STL
13 8 (5.84%) ASP.NET
13 8 (5.84%) CSS3
13 8 (5.84%) HTML5
13 8 (5.84%) Node.js
14 6 (4.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.22%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.84%) Algorithms
2 8 (5.84%) Cyberthreat
2 8 (5.84%) Visualisation
3 7 (5.11%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.38%) Wiki
5 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.65%) Cybercrime
5 5 (3.65%) Device Driver
5 5 (3.65%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (3.65%) User Experience
6 4 (2.92%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (2.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 4 (2.92%) PKI
7 2 (1.46%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.46%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.73%) Physics
8 1 (0.73%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 40 (29.20%) Linux
2 23 (16.79%) Unix
3 10 (7.30%) Android
4 9 (6.57%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.92%) Windows
6 3 (2.19%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.46%) AIX
7 2 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.73%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 60 (43.80%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (40.15%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (28.47%) Scrum
5 26 (18.98%) OO
6 24 (17.52%) Reverse Engineering
7 23 (16.79%) SDLC
8 22 (16.06%) Requirements Analysis
8 22 (16.06%) Software Testing
9 19 (13.87%) OOD
10 18 (13.14%) Ethical Hacking
11 17 (12.41%) SOA
12 15 (10.95%) Software Architecture
13 14 (10.22%) Configuration Management
13 14 (10.22%) DevOps
14 13 (9.49%) Software Delivery
15 12 (8.76%) UML
16 11 (8.03%) TDD
17 9 (6.57%) Multithreading
17 9 (6.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (71.53%) Java
2 93 (67.88%) C++
3 67 (48.91%) C
4 58 (42.34%) C#
5 36 (26.28%) SQL
6 35 (25.55%) Python
7 32 (23.36%) JavaScript
8 17 (12.41%) Scala
9 14 (10.22%) Ruby
10 10 (7.30%) Perl
10 10 (7.30%) PL/SQL
11 9 (6.57%) Embedded C
11 9 (6.57%) Objective-C
12 7 (5.11%) Embedded C++
13 6 (4.38%) TypeScript
14 5 (3.65%) Bash Shell
15 4 (2.92%) PHP
16 3 (2.19%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.73%) VC++
Qualifications
1 84 (61.31%) Security Cleared
2 49 (35.77%) DV Cleared
3 38 (27.74%) Degree
4 18 (13.14%) SC Cleared
5 7 (5.11%) CCNA
5 7 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.11%) CISSP
5 7 (5.11%) GIAC
5 7 (5.11%) Linux+ Certification
5 7 (5.11%) MCSE
5 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.11%) Network+ Certification
5 7 (5.11%) SANS
5 7 (5.11%) SSCP
6 2 (1.46%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (1.46%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.92%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) Hyper-V
1 4 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.46%) Docker
2 2 (1.46%) Firmware
2 2 (1.46%) vSphere
3 1 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.46%) Puppet
1 2 (1.46%) Salt
2 1 (0.73%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 47 (34.31%) Oracle
2 4 (2.92%) Perforce
2 4 (2.92%) VMware
3 2 (1.46%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.73%) Google
4 1 (0.73%) Green Hills
4 1 (0.73%) Hortonworks
4 1 (0.73%) IBM
4 1 (0.73%) Red Hat
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 50,000 plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Pension, Holidays and Other Benefits.
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Salary: Salary Negotiable + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago