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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 10 27 11
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 163 100 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.71% 8.82% 17.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.79% 10.27% 20.68%
Number of salaries quoted 123 74 150
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £29,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,100 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
971 974 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 87.64% 85.89% 84.04%
Number of salaries quoted 646 766 664
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,527 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(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 +26 80 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Gloucester +20 25 £55,000 +37.50% 6
Stroud - 1 £44,000 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 198 (65.13%) Java
2 179 (58.88%) Security Cleared
3 167 (54.93%) C++
4 165 (54.28%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (42.43%) DV Cleared
5 129 (42.43%) Cybersecurity
6 121 (39.80%) C
7 119 (39.14%) C#
8 102 (33.55%) Linux
9 93 (30.59%) Scrum
10 91 (29.93%) Python
11 86 (28.29%) Degree
12 72 (23.68%) Oracle
13 71 (23.36%) OO
14 69 (22.70%) MongoDB
15 63 (20.72%) JIRA
16 61 (20.07%) Hadoop
16 61 (20.07%) SDLC
17 60 (19.74%) SQL
18 58 (19.08%) Web Services
18 58 (19.08%) XML
19 57 (18.75%) Perl
19 57 (18.75%) Java EE
20 56 (18.42%) JavaScript
21 55 (18.09%) Telecoms
22 54 (17.76%) Big Data
23 53 (17.43%) Hibernate
23 53 (17.43%) JBoss
24 52 (17.11%) HTML
25 51 (16.78%) NoSQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 53 (17.43%) JBoss
2 24 (7.89%) Tomcat
3 22 (7.24%) Mule
3 22 (7.24%) Mule ESB
4 17 (5.59%) Confluence
5 15 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (4.61%) Apache Pig
7 12 (3.95%) Node.js
8 10 (3.29%) WebSphere
9 9 (2.96%) Apache
10 8 (2.63%) Apache Spark
10 8 (2.63%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.97%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.33%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 23 (7.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (9.54%) SaaS
3 22 (7.24%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (3.29%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.97%) GitHub
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.93%) TCP/IP
2 14 (4.61%) Firewall
3 10 (3.29%) Broadband
4 8 (2.63%) Internet
5 7 (2.30%) SSL
6 5 (1.64%) SAN
7 4 (1.32%) RS-485
8 2 (0.66%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.33%) ASN.1
9 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.33%) Wireless
9 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (22.70%) MongoDB
2 61 (20.07%) Hadoop
3 54 (17.76%) Big Data
4 51 (16.78%) NoSQL
5 27 (8.88%) MySQL
6 22 (7.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 22 (7.24%) SQL Server
7 16 (5.26%) OrientDB
8 15 (4.93%) Apache Hive
9 12 (3.95%) Data Mining
9 12 (3.95%) Neo4j
10 10 (3.29%) Oracle Database
10 10 (3.29%) Relational Database
11 9 (2.96%) Apache Accumulo
12 8 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
13 5 (1.64%) IBM InfoSphere
14 3 (0.99%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 63 (20.72%) JIRA
2 46 (15.13%) JUnit
3 44 (14.47%) Selenium
4 38 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 27 (8.88%) Git (software)
6 22 (7.24%) IntelliJ
7 10 (3.29%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (2.30%) Bitbucket
9 7 (2.30%) Visual Studio
10 6 (1.97%) Eclipse
11 5 (1.64%) Maven
12 4 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (0.99%) dotCover
13 3 (0.99%) FindBugs
13 3 (0.99%) ReSharper
14 2 (0.66%) ClearCase
14 2 (0.66%) Rational DOORS
15 1 (0.33%) GCC
15 1 (0.33%) Hudson
General
1 55 (18.09%) Telecoms
2 33 (10.86%) Finance
3 32 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 26 (8.55%) Electronics
5 24 (7.89%) Marketing
6 22 (7.24%) Retail
7 8 (2.63%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.64%) Military
9 3 (0.99%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 127 (41.78%) Software Engineer
2 93 (30.59%) Developer
3 49 (16.12%) Software Developer
4 47 (15.46%) Test Engineer
5 46 (15.13%) Java Developer
6 42 (13.82%) Java Engineer
7 35 (11.51%) Java Software Engineer
8 27 (8.88%) Senior Developer
8 27 (8.88%) Software Test Engineer
9 25 (8.22%) Graduate
9 25 (8.22%) Senior Java Developer
10 24 (7.89%) C++ Software Engineer
10 24 (7.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 21 (6.91%) C# Software Engineer
12 16 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
12 16 (5.26%) Test and Integration Engineer
13 15 (4.93%) Java Software Developer
14 14 (4.61%) C Software Engineer
15 12 (3.95%) C# Developer
15 12 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (19.08%) Web Services
1 58 (19.08%) XML
2 57 (18.75%) Java EE
3 53 (17.43%) Hibernate
4 52 (17.11%) HTML
5 48 (15.79%) CSS
6 44 (14.47%) J2EE
7 39 (12.83%) Spring
8 36 (11.84%) AngularJS
9 31 (10.20%) JSF
10 30 (9.87%) EJB
10 30 (9.87%) jQuery
11 27 (8.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (8.22%) .NET
12 25 (8.22%) Apache Camel
13 23 (7.57%) REST
14 22 (7.24%) JPA
14 22 (7.24%) SOAP
14 22 (7.24%) Spring Integration
14 22 (7.24%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.88%) Computer Science
3 23 (7.57%) Algorithms
4 21 (6.91%) Cybercrime
5 20 (6.58%) Mathematics
6 13 (4.28%) Physics
6 13 (4.28%) User Experience
7 9 (2.96%) VHDL
8 8 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
8 8 (2.63%) Psychology
8 8 (2.63%) Taxonomies
9 7 (2.30%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.97%) Wiki
11 5 (1.64%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.64%) Device Driver
11 5 (1.64%) Internet of Things
11 5 (1.64%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.32%) Cyber Attack
12 4 (1.32%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 3 (0.99%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 102 (33.55%) Linux
2 50 (16.45%) Unix
3 44 (14.47%) Apple iOS
4 43 (14.14%) Android
5 34 (11.18%) Windows
6 9 (2.96%) Mac OS X
7 8 (2.63%) AIX
8 5 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.99%) CentOS
9 3 (0.99%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.99%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (54.28%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (42.43%) Cybersecurity
3 93 (30.59%) Scrum
4 71 (23.36%) OO
5 61 (20.07%) SDLC
6 38 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 36 (11.84%) Reverse Engineering
8 33 (10.86%) Analytics
8 33 (10.86%) MVC
8 33 (10.86%) OOP
8 33 (10.86%) TDD
9 31 (10.20%) Waterfall
10 28 (9.21%) Programme Management
11 26 (8.55%) DevOps
11 26 (8.55%) Kanban
11 26 (8.55%) Software Testing
12 25 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (8.22%) Data Analytics
13 24 (7.89%) System Testing
13 24 (7.89%) UML
Programming Languages
1 198 (65.13%) Java
2 167 (54.93%) C++
3 121 (39.80%) C
4 119 (39.14%) C#
5 91 (29.93%) Python
6 60 (19.74%) SQL
7 57 (18.75%) Perl
8 56 (18.42%) JavaScript
9 49 (16.12%) Ruby
10 20 (6.58%) Scala
11 14 (4.61%) Objective-C
12 13 (4.28%) VB
13 10 (3.29%) Bash Shell
13 10 (3.29%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.97%) Embedded C
15 5 (1.64%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.66%) Assembly Language
16 2 (0.66%) PHP
17 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 179 (58.88%) Security Cleared
2 129 (42.43%) DV Cleared
3 86 (28.29%) Degree
4 35 (11.51%) SC Cleared
5 20 (6.58%) PhD
6 14 (4.61%) CCNA
6 14 (4.61%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (4.61%) CISSP
6 14 (4.61%) GIAC
6 14 (4.61%) Linux+ Certification
6 14 (4.61%) MCSE
6 14 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (4.61%) SANS
6 14 (4.61%) SSCP
7 10 (3.29%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.66%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.99%) MISRA
2 2 (0.66%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (0.99%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 72 (23.68%) Oracle
2 23 (7.57%) SAP
3 22 (7.24%) Apple
4 10 (3.29%) BT
5 9 (2.96%) Atlassian
5 9 (2.96%) Microsoft
6 7 (2.30%) IBM
7 4 (1.32%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.99%) Perforce
8 3 (0.99%) VMware
9 1 (0.33%) Google
9 1 (0.33%) Green Hills
9 1 (0.33%) Telelogic
9 1 (0.33%) Xilinx
9 1 (0.33%) Zend
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