The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 19 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 115 112 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.04% 12.13% 14.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.43% 16.47% 17.52%
Number of salaries quoted 103 102 106
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,989 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Software Engineering
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
856 680 742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 82.15% 73.67% 81.90%
Number of salaries quoted 716 575 613
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Gloucestershire region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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 -12 37 £40,000 -16.66% 6
Gloucester +16 24 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Tewkesbury -1 15 £40,000 - 2
Cirencester +3 3 £35,000 +32.07% 2
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 134 (61.19%) C++
2 98 (44.75%) C#
3 77 (35.16%) Linux
3 77 (35.16%) Degree
4 64 (29.22%) HTML
5 63 (28.77%) Java
6 62 (28.31%) C
7 59 (26.94%) Windows
8 56 (25.57%) OO
9 55 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
10 54 (24.66%) Computer Science
10 54 (24.66%) SQL Server
11 50 (22.83%) .NET
11 50 (22.83%) Aerospace
11 50 (22.83%) Security Cleared
12 42 (19.18%) Python
13 41 (18.72%) JavaScript
14 40 (18.26%) HTML5
15 39 (17.81%) Microsoft
16 37 (16.89%) OOD
16 37 (16.89%) DV Cleared
17 33 (15.07%) CSS
18 32 (14.61%) ASP.NET
19 28 (12.79%) SQL
20 25 (11.42%) TCP/IP
21 24 (10.96%) XML
21 24 (10.96%) Military
21 24 (10.96%) MVC
21 24 (10.96%) jQuery
21 24 (10.96%) Qt

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.57%) IIS
1 10 (4.57%) Apache
2 8 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.37%) JBoss
3 3 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.91%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.91%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.46%) CMS
5 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (6.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.46%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.42%) TCP/IP
2 15 (6.85%) Internet
3 8 (3.65%) HTTP
4 7 (3.20%) Ethernet
4 7 (3.20%) Firewall
4 7 (3.20%) Kerberos
4 7 (3.20%) SNMP
4 7 (3.20%) SMTP
4 7 (3.20%) LDAP
5 6 (2.74%) SSL
6 5 (2.28%) Network Security
7 2 (0.91%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.91%) LAN
8 1 (0.46%) RFID
8 1 (0.46%) SAN
8 1 (0.46%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (24.66%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.50%) MySQL
3 10 (4.57%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.11%) Apache Accumulo
5 7 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.83%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.83%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.46%) Big Data
10 1 (0.46%) DTS
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (9.13%) Subversion
2 13 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (4.57%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.37%) GCC
5 2 (0.91%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.91%) JUnit
6 1 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.46%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.46%) Maven
General
1 50 (22.83%) Aerospace
2 24 (10.96%) Military
3 14 (6.39%) Electronics
4 11 (5.02%) Avionics
5 10 (4.57%) Finance
6 3 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.37%) Banking
7 2 (0.91%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.91%) Retail
8 1 (0.46%) Automotive
8 1 (0.46%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 142 (64.84%) Software Engineer
2 100 (45.66%) Developer
3 68 (31.05%) Software Developer
4 35 (15.98%) C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (11.87%) C++ Developer
6 22 (10.05%) Software Manager
7 21 (9.59%) Programmer
8 19 (8.68%) Software Programmer
9 16 (7.31%) C++ Software Developer
9 16 (7.31%) Graduate
10 15 (6.85%) Senior Software Engineer
11 13 (5.94%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 11 (5.02%) C# Developer
13 9 (4.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
13 9 (4.11%) C++ Programmer
14 8 (3.65%) C# .NET Developer
14 8 (3.65%) Senior Developer
15 7 (3.20%) C# Software Engineer
16 6 (2.74%) .NET Developer
16 6 (2.74%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (29.22%) HTML
2 50 (22.83%) .NET
3 40 (18.26%) HTML5
4 33 (15.07%) CSS
5 32 (14.61%) ASP.NET
6 24 (10.96%) XML
6 24 (10.96%) jQuery
6 24 (10.96%) Qt
7 17 (7.76%) J2EE
8 15 (6.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (6.85%) REST
9 10 (4.57%) CSS3
10 8 (3.65%) WCF
11 6 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (2.74%) Web Services
11 6 (2.74%) LAMP
12 4 (1.83%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.83%) WPF
12 4 (1.83%) STL
13 3 (1.37%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 54 (24.66%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.59%) Mathematics
3 17 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.48%) Physics
5 8 (3.65%) Chemistry
6 7 (3.20%) Open Source
7 6 (2.74%) PKI
7 6 (2.74%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.74%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.28%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.28%) User Experience
9 2 (0.91%) CCTV
9 2 (0.91%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.91%) GIS
10 1 (0.46%) 3D Printing
10 1 (0.46%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.46%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.46%) Blog
10 1 (0.46%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 77 (35.16%) Linux
2 59 (26.94%) Windows
3 19 (8.68%) UNIX
4 10 (4.57%) Solaris
5 3 (1.37%) HPUX
6 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.91%) Android
6 2 (0.91%) CentOS
6 2 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.46%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.57%) OO
2 55 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (16.89%) OOD
4 24 (10.96%) MVC
5 22 (10.05%) Cyber Security
6 13 (5.94%) UML
6 13 (5.94%) Computer Forensics
6 13 (5.94%) Signal Processing
7 12 (5.48%) Digital Signal Processing
8 11 (5.02%) Configuration Management
8 11 (5.02%) Web Development
9 9 (4.11%) Scrum
9 9 (4.11%) Unit Testing
10 8 (3.65%) Time Management
11 7 (3.20%) Software Deployment
11 7 (3.20%) ITIL
11 7 (3.20%) TDD
12 6 (2.74%) Information Security
12 6 (2.74%) Change Management
12 6 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 134 (61.19%) C++
2 98 (44.75%) C#
3 63 (28.77%) Java
4 62 (28.31%) C
5 42 (19.18%) Python
6 41 (18.72%) JavaScript
7 28 (12.79%) SQL
8 14 (6.39%) Ruby
9 12 (5.48%) Assembly Language
10 11 (5.02%) PHP
11 10 (4.57%) Perl
12 9 (4.11%) VB
12 9 (4.11%) VB.NET
13 8 (3.65%) Shell Script
14 7 (3.20%) Bourne shell
15 4 (1.83%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.83%) Embedded C
15 4 (1.83%) Embedded C++
16 3 (1.37%) VC++
17 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 77 (35.16%) Degree
2 50 (22.83%) Security Cleared
3 37 (16.89%) DV Cleared
4 17 (7.76%) SC Cleared
5 15 (6.85%) PhD
6 8 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.28%) Postgraduate
8 3 (1.37%) ISEB
8 3 (1.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.05%) DO-178B
2 6 (2.74%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) TickIT
3 1 (0.46%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 14 (6.39%) Hyper-V
2 7 (3.20%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.20%) qmail
3 1 (0.46%) Firmware
3 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (3.20%) Nagios
1 7 (3.20%) yum
1 7 (3.20%) Puppet
1 7 (3.20%) Zenoss
2 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 39 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.50%) Oracle
3 4 (1.83%) Zend
3 4 (1.83%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.37%) Citrix
5 2 (0.91%) SolarWinds
5 2 (0.91%) Adobe
5 2 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.91%) Freescale
6 1 (0.46%) Twitter
6 1 (0.46%) Renesas
6 1 (0.46%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.46%) Symantec
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco
6 1 (0.46%) HP
6 1 (0.46%) NetApp
6 1 (0.46%) Veritas
6 1 (0.46%) VMware
6 1 (0.46%) Sybase
6 1 (0.46%) Google
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EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35,600 per annum
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 60,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 plus 27 Days Holiday.
Posted: 6 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Blue Town Online
Salary: Depending on Experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Aviation
Salary: £ Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
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