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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 31 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 80 153 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.53% 15.95% 18.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.00% 20.90% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 55 141 145
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £51,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
889 732 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.71% 76.33% 78.30%
Number of salaries quoted 730 608 605
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Gloucester -23 15 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Cheltenham -32 15 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Tewkesbury +3 11 £38,500 +13.23%
Lechlade - 3 £40,000 -
Berkeley - 1 £35,000 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 107 (59.44%) C++
2 85 (47.22%) C
3 75 (41.67%) C#
4 72 (40.00%) Java
5 69 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (34.44%) HTML
7 59 (32.78%) Linux
8 57 (31.67%) Security Cleared
9 50 (27.78%) OO
9 50 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 49 (27.22%) CSS
10 49 (27.22%) Microsoft
11 44 (24.44%) Oracle
11 44 (24.44%) Computer Science
12 43 (23.89%) Degree
12 43 (23.89%) Windows
12 43 (23.89%) Scrum
13 42 (23.33%) Python
13 42 (23.33%) .NET
14 38 (21.11%) SQL Server
15 34 (18.89%) DV Cleared
15 34 (18.89%) HTML5
16 31 (17.22%) J2EE
17 30 (16.67%) Aerospace
18 29 (16.11%) MySQL
19 28 (15.56%) SC Cleared
19 28 (15.56%) jQuery
20 26 (14.44%) Ruby
20 26 (14.44%) SQL
20 26 (14.44%) SDLC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 18 (10.00%) Node.js
2 17 (9.44%) IIS
3 16 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (7.78%) JBoss
5 10 (5.56%) WebSphere
6 8 (4.44%) Tomcat
6 8 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.33%) CMS
8 5 (2.78%) Confluence
9 4 (2.22%) Apache
10 3 (1.67%) DNN
10 3 (1.67%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.67%) Kentico
10 3 (1.67%) Sitefinity
11 2 (1.11%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (3.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.67%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.56%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.22%) TCP/IP
2 8 (4.44%) Internet
3 5 (2.78%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.22%) HTTP
5 2 (1.11%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.11%) SNMP
5 2 (1.11%) Firewall
5 2 (1.11%) LDAP
5 2 (1.11%) SMTP
6 1 (0.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (21.11%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.11%) MySQL
3 20 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 17 (9.44%) RDBMS
4 17 (9.44%) Relational Database
5 14 (7.78%) Big Data
6 10 (5.56%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.22%) Apache Accumulo
8 3 (1.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (7.22%) ClearCase
4 10 (5.56%) Subversion
5 8 (4.44%) Maven
6 7 (3.89%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.78%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.78%) JIRA
7 5 (2.78%) ReSharper
7 5 (2.78%) FindBugs
7 5 (2.78%) dotCover
8 3 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (1.11%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.56%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.56%) JUnit
10 1 (0.56%) TestNG
General
1 30 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 21 (11.67%) Finance
3 19 (10.56%) Military
4 15 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 12 (6.67%) Electronics
6 8 (4.44%) Avionics
7 5 (2.78%) Automotive
7 5 (2.78%) Marketing
8 4 (2.22%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.67%) Legal
10 2 (1.11%) Banking
10 2 (1.11%) Retail
11 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.56%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 131 (72.78%) Software Engineer
2 71 (39.44%) Developer
3 42 (23.33%) Software Developer
4 21 (11.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 20 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
6 15 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
7 13 (7.22%) Programmer
8 12 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 10 (5.56%) Software Manager
9 10 (5.56%) Software Programmer
10 8 (4.44%) .NET Software Engineer
10 8 (4.44%) Firmware Engineer
10 8 (4.44%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.89%) C++ Developer
11 7 (3.89%) C# Developer
11 7 (3.89%) Graduate
12 6 (3.33%) Junior
12 6 (3.33%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.33%) Junior Developer
12 6 (3.33%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (34.44%) HTML
2 49 (27.22%) CSS
3 42 (23.33%) .NET
4 34 (18.89%) HTML5
5 31 (17.22%) J2EE
6 28 (15.56%) jQuery
7 25 (13.89%) Middleware
8 24 (13.33%) Hibernate
9 22 (12.22%) Spring
10 21 (11.67%) CSS3
11 19 (10.56%) XML
12 17 (9.44%) ASP.NET
13 15 (8.33%) Apache Camel
13 15 (8.33%) WCF
14 14 (7.78%) Web Services
15 12 (6.67%) REST
16 11 (6.11%) WPF
17 10 (5.56%) Qt
17 10 (5.56%) JSON
18 8 (4.44%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (24.44%) Computer Science
2 17 (9.44%) Visualisation
3 16 (8.89%) Mathematics
3 16 (8.89%) Physics
4 14 (7.78%) PKI
5 13 (7.22%) Chemistry
6 10 (5.56%) User Experience
6 10 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.67%) Blog
7 3 (1.67%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.11%) DTV
8 2 (1.11%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.11%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 59 (32.78%) Linux
2 43 (23.89%) Windows
3 7 (3.89%) UNIX
4 3 (1.67%) Android
5 2 (1.11%) CentOS
5 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.11%) AIX
5 2 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (27.78%) OO
3 43 (23.89%) Scrum
4 26 (14.44%) SDLC
5 22 (12.22%) Time Management
6 20 (11.11%) Analytics
6 20 (11.11%) UML
7 19 (10.56%) OOD
8 18 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 17 (9.44%) Cyber Security
10 16 (8.89%) DevOps
11 14 (7.78%) Big Data Analytics
11 14 (7.78%) Data Analytics
11 14 (7.78%) Configuration Management
11 14 (7.78%) RUP
12 13 (7.22%) Information Security
13 12 (6.67%) Web Design
14 11 (6.11%) Systems Analysis
15 9 (5.00%) CRM
15 9 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 107 (59.44%) C++
2 85 (47.22%) C
3 75 (41.67%) C#
4 72 (40.00%) Java
5 50 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 42 (23.33%) Python
7 26 (14.44%) Ruby
7 26 (14.44%) SQL
8 20 (11.11%) Perl
9 15 (8.33%) Embedded C
10 12 (6.67%) Embedded C++
11 11 (6.11%) VB.NET
12 9 (5.00%) Assembly Language
12 9 (5.00%) PHP
13 3 (1.67%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.11%) VB
14 2 (1.11%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.56%) Ada
15 1 (0.56%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 57 (31.67%) Security Cleared
2 43 (23.89%) Degree
3 34 (18.89%) DV Cleared
4 28 (15.56%) SC Cleared
5 9 (5.00%) PhD
6 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.56%) ISEB
7 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.89%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.11%) QA
3 1 (0.56%) ARP4754
System Software
1 22 (12.22%) Hyper-V
2 14 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.11%) Firmware
4 2 (1.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.11%) qmail
Systems Management
1 2 (1.11%) Nagios
1 2 (1.11%) Zenoss
1 2 (1.11%) yum
1 2 (1.11%) Puppet
1 2 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (27.22%) Microsoft
2 44 (24.44%) Oracle
3 14 (7.78%) VMware
4 9 (5.00%) TIBCO
5 8 (4.44%) IBM
5 8 (4.44%) Sybase
6 6 (3.33%) Google
7 5 (2.78%) Perforce
8 4 (2.22%) Zend
9 3 (1.67%) Twitter
9 3 (1.67%) Adobe
10 2 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.11%) SAP
11 1 (0.56%) Xamarin
Gloucester
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago