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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 19 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 109 128 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.94% 16.10% 17.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.03% 20.88% 22.76%
Number of salaries quoted 90 109 167
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £29,550 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,500 £47,300
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
777 613 782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 78.01% 77.11% 74.76%
Number of salaries quoted 662 527 682
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 2014.

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 31 October 2014. 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 -8 29 £45,000 +20.00% 11
Tewkesbury -3 14 £50,000 +42.85% 2
Gloucester -22 8 £46,000 +53.33% 4
Cirencester +15 3 £32,500 +22.64%
Stroud - 1 £40,000 -
Tetbury - 1 £35,000 -
Berkeley - 1 £26,000 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

1 162 (76.78%) C++
2 119 (56.40%) C#
3 101 (47.87%) Degree
4 96 (45.50%) Java
5 90 (42.65%) C
6 78 (36.97%) Security Cleared
7 69 (32.70%) Linux
8 63 (29.86%) Windows
9 62 (29.38%) DV Cleared
10 61 (28.91%) HTML
11 57 (27.01%) .NET
12 54 (25.59%) Computer Science
13 48 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
13 48 (22.75%) JavaScript
13 48 (22.75%) OO
14 46 (21.80%) SQL
15 45 (21.33%) SQL Server
16 44 (20.85%) Aerospace
17 38 (18.01%) Microsoft
18 37 (17.54%) Oracle
19 36 (17.06%) J2EE
20 35 (16.59%) ASP.NET
21 34 (16.11%) Python
22 31 (14.69%) XML
23 26 (12.32%) HTML5
24 25 (11.85%) jQuery
24 25 (11.85%) MS Excel
24 25 (11.85%) UNIX
24 25 (11.85%) UML
25 23 (10.90%) OOD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 8 (3.79%) JBoss
2 5 (2.37%) Apache
2 5 (2.37%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 25 (11.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.47%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.47%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) PaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.58%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.27%) SSL
3 7 (3.32%) Ethernet
4 6 (2.84%) Internet
5 5 (2.37%) SAN
5 5 (2.37%) DHCP
6 3 (1.42%) HTTP
7 2 (0.95%) LAN
7 2 (0.95%) Network Security
8 1 (0.47%) RFID
8 1 (0.47%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.53%) MySQL
3 15 (7.11%) Hadoop
4 13 (6.16%) Apache Accumulo
5 8 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.84%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.37%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.42%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.42%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 14 (6.64%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.69%) Subversion
3 9 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.42%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (1.42%) GCC
4 3 (1.42%) JUnit
4 3 (1.42%) PVCS
5 2 (0.95%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.95%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.95%) GDB
5 2 (0.95%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.47%) Synon
General
1 44 (20.85%) Aerospace
2 23 (10.90%) Electronics
3 21 (9.95%) Military
4 15 (7.11%) Finance
5 8 (3.79%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.37%) Automotive
7 4 (1.90%) Avionics
8 3 (1.42%) Advertising
8 3 (1.42%) Banking
9 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.47%) Retail
10 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 120 (56.87%) Software Engineer
2 76 (36.02%) Developer
3 36 (17.06%) Software Developer
4 30 (14.22%) Graduate
5 23 (10.90%) C++ Developer
6 18 (8.53%) Software Manager
7 13 (6.16%) Graduate Developer
7 13 (6.16%) Senior Software Engineer
8 12 (5.69%) C++ Software Engineer
8 12 (5.69%) C# Developer
8 12 (5.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 11 (5.21%) Java Developer
10 10 (4.74%) Junior
10 10 (4.74%) C++/Java Developer
10 10 (4.74%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 9 (4.27%) Junior Developer
11 9 (4.27%) Programmer
12 8 (3.79%) .NET Developer
12 8 (3.79%) C++/C# Developer
12 8 (3.79%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (28.91%) HTML
2 57 (27.01%) .NET
3 36 (17.06%) J2EE
4 35 (16.59%) ASP.NET
5 31 (14.69%) XML
6 26 (12.32%) HTML5
7 25 (11.85%) jQuery
8 22 (10.43%) CSS
9 14 (6.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 13 (6.16%) REST
11 11 (5.21%) Qt
12 10 (4.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (4.27%) Web Services
14 8 (3.79%) MFC
15 7 (3.32%) Hibernate
15 7 (3.32%) .NET Framework
16 6 (2.84%) CSS3
16 6 (2.84%) JSF
16 6 (2.84%) Backbone.js
16 6 (2.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 54 (25.59%) Computer Science
2 20 (9.48%) Mathematics
3 19 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.74%) Embedded Systems
5 9 (4.27%) PKI
5 9 (4.27%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.84%) Physics
7 5 (2.37%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.90%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.42%) CAN bus
10 2 (0.95%) CCTV
10 2 (0.95%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.95%) GIS
11 1 (0.47%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.47%) Robotics
11 1 (0.47%) 3D Printing
11 1 (0.47%) User Experience
11 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 69 (32.70%) Linux
2 63 (29.86%) Windows
3 25 (11.85%) UNIX
4 9 (4.27%) HPUX
4 9 (4.27%) Solaris
5 8 (3.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.95%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.75%) OO
1 48 (22.75%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (11.85%) UML
3 23 (10.90%) OOD
3 23 (10.90%) MVC
4 20 (9.48%) Web Development
5 15 (7.11%) Configuration Management
5 15 (7.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (6.64%) Software Architecture
7 12 (5.69%) Computer Forensics
7 12 (5.69%) Cyber Security
8 11 (5.21%) Information Security
9 9 (4.27%) Time Management
10 8 (3.79%) Scrum
11 7 (3.32%) Waterfall
11 7 (3.32%) Regression Analysis
11 7 (3.32%) Mentoring
12 6 (2.84%) E-Commerce
13 5 (2.37%) ITIL
13 5 (2.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (76.78%) C++
2 119 (56.40%) C#
3 96 (45.50%) Java
4 90 (42.65%) C
5 48 (22.75%) JavaScript
6 46 (21.80%) SQL
7 34 (16.11%) Python
8 22 (10.43%) Shell Script
9 17 (8.06%) VB
10 15 (7.11%) Ruby
11 12 (5.69%) Assembly Language
11 12 (5.69%) VB.NET
12 10 (4.74%) Embedded C++
12 10 (4.74%) Perl
13 8 (3.79%) PHP
13 8 (3.79%) Embedded C
14 6 (2.84%) Ada
14 6 (2.84%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.42%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.42%) VC++
Qualifications
1 101 (47.87%) Degree
2 78 (36.97%) Security Cleared
3 62 (29.38%) DV Cleared
4 18 (8.53%) SC Cleared
5 13 (6.16%) PhD
6 8 (3.79%) HND
7 4 (1.90%) ISEB
8 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.11%) DO-178B
2 2 (0.95%) TickIT
2 2 (0.95%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 9 (4.27%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.37%) vSphere
2 5 (2.37%) VMware ESX
3 4 (1.90%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.37%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (18.01%) Microsoft
2 37 (17.54%) Oracle
3 9 (4.27%) Citrix
3 9 (4.27%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.32%) HP
5 5 (2.37%) NetApp
5 5 (2.37%) Veritas
5 5 (2.37%) Cisco
5 5 (2.37%) Symantec
5 5 (2.37%) VMware
5 5 (2.37%) Brocade
6 2 (0.95%) Coverity
6 2 (0.95%) Wind River
7 1 (0.47%) Renesas
7 1 (0.47%) Freescale
7 1 (0.47%) AppFog
7 1 (0.47%) Adobe
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 plus 27 Days Holiday.
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Talent International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 Days Hol+ 2 x Matched Pen + More
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tewkesbury
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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