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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 22 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 88 121 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.68% 14.83% 19.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.24% 19.71% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 75 107 225
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 £23,200 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
618 614 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 75.00% 75.25% 72.13%
Number of salaries quoted 506 545 797
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 27 August 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 -13 25 £42,000 +12.00% 3
Gloucester +1 22 £45,500 +51.66% 3
Tewkesbury 0 9 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Tetbury - 2 £35,000 - 1
Cirencester +22 1 £35,200 +14.47% 2
Berkeley - 1 £26,000 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 195 (79.27%) C++
2 147 (59.76%) C#
3 138 (56.10%) C
4 133 (54.07%) Java
5 125 (50.81%) Security Cleared
6 104 (42.28%) Degree
7 96 (39.02%) Computer Science
8 80 (32.52%) SQL
9 76 (30.89%) Linux
10 71 (28.86%) DV Cleared
11 67 (27.24%) Agile Software Development
11 67 (27.24%) J2EE
12 66 (26.83%) .NET
13 64 (26.02%) HTML
14 61 (24.80%) Windows
15 53 (21.54%) JavaScript
16 45 (18.29%) Web Development
17 41 (16.67%) XML
17 41 (16.67%) Python
18 40 (16.26%) Oracle
18 40 (16.26%) Aerospace
19 38 (15.45%) Hibernate
19 38 (15.45%) UNIX
20 37 (15.04%) Microsoft
21 36 (14.63%) OO
21 36 (14.63%) ASP.NET
22 35 (14.23%) SQL Server
22 35 (14.23%) EJB
22 35 (14.23%) Cyber Security
23 33 (13.41%) WebLogic

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 33 (13.41%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.03%) Apache
3 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 24 (9.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) PaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (13.41%) HTTP
2 30 (12.20%) Network Security
3 16 (6.50%) Ethernet
4 13 (5.28%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.66%) SSL
6 5 (2.03%) SAN
6 5 (2.03%) DHCP
7 4 (1.63%) Internet
8 1 (0.41%) SMPP
8 1 (0.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.10%) Hadoop
3 14 (5.69%) MySQL
4 9 (3.66%) Apache Accumulo
5 8 (3.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (2.03%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (1.63%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.22%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.41%) Redis
11 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (6.91%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.07%) PVCS
3 9 (3.66%) Subversion
4 6 (2.44%) LabVIEW
5 5 (2.03%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (1.22%) NUnit
6 3 (1.22%) MSBuild
6 3 (1.22%) Selenium
7 2 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.81%) WinDbg
7 2 (0.81%) GDB
7 2 (0.81%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.41%) JUnit
8 1 (0.41%) GCC
8 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.41%) Synon
General
1 40 (16.26%) Aerospace
2 27 (10.98%) Telecoms
3 21 (8.54%) Electronics
4 19 (7.72%) Military
5 15 (6.10%) Finance
6 5 (2.03%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.63%) Games
7 4 (1.63%) Automotive
7 4 (1.63%) Banking
8 2 (0.81%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 118 (47.97%) Software Engineer
2 78 (31.71%) Developer
3 29 (11.79%) Graduate
4 22 (8.94%) Software Developer
5 19 (7.72%) C++ Developer
6 18 (7.32%) Development Engineer
7 15 (6.10%) C# Developer
8 14 (5.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 14 (5.69%) Java Developer
8 14 (5.69%) Junior
8 14 (5.69%) Graduate Developer
8 14 (5.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 12 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
10 11 (4.47%) C++/Java Developer
10 11 (4.47%) C++/C# Developer
11 10 (4.07%) .NET Developer
12 9 (3.66%) Software Manager
12 9 (3.66%) Junior Developer
13 8 (3.25%) Team Leader
13 8 (3.25%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (27.24%) J2EE
2 66 (26.83%) .NET
3 64 (26.02%) HTML
4 41 (16.67%) XML
5 38 (15.45%) Hibernate
6 36 (14.63%) ASP.NET
7 35 (14.23%) EJB
8 33 (13.41%) jQuery
9 31 (12.60%) Spring
10 30 (12.20%) Qt
11 23 (9.35%) HTML5
12 20 (8.13%) CSS
13 13 (5.28%) Web Services
14 12 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (3.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 8 (3.25%) .NET Framework
16 8 (3.25%) JSF
17 7 (2.85%) MFC
18 6 (2.44%) WinForms
18 6 (2.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 96 (39.02%) Computer Science
2 32 (13.01%) Mobile App
3 28 (11.38%) iPhone
4 22 (8.94%) Mathematics
5 21 (8.54%) Digital Media
6 12 (4.88%) CAN bus
6 12 (4.88%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.66%) PKI
8 7 (2.85%) Physics
9 6 (2.44%) Firmware
10 5 (2.03%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.81%) GIS
11 2 (0.81%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.81%) CCTV
12 1 (0.41%) Statistics
12 1 (0.41%) Robotics
12 1 (0.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 76 (30.89%) Linux
2 61 (24.80%) Windows
3 38 (15.45%) UNIX
4 28 (11.38%) Android
5 13 (5.28%) HPUX
5 13 (5.28%) Solaris
6 9 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.03%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (27.24%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (18.29%) Web Development
3 36 (14.63%) OO
4 35 (14.23%) Cyber Security
5 33 (13.41%) UML
6 28 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (11.38%) Information Assurance
6 28 (11.38%) Android Development
6 28 (11.38%) iOS Development
7 27 (10.98%) MVC
8 21 (8.54%) Software Architecture
9 19 (7.72%) Configuration Management
10 18 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (6.50%) Scrum
12 11 (4.47%) Information Security
12 11 (4.47%) SysML
12 11 (4.47%) OOD
13 9 (3.66%) Time Management
14 8 (3.25%) Multithreading
14 8 (3.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 195 (79.27%) C++
2 147 (59.76%) C#
3 138 (56.10%) C
4 133 (54.07%) Java
5 80 (32.52%) SQL
6 53 (21.54%) JavaScript
7 41 (16.67%) Python
8 30 (12.20%) Shell Script
9 25 (10.16%) VB
10 21 (8.54%) Ruby
11 16 (6.50%) Embedded C
12 12 (4.88%) VB.NET
12 12 (4.88%) Perl
13 10 (4.07%) Ada
13 10 (4.07%) Assembly Language
14 9 (3.66%) Embedded C++
15 8 (3.25%) PHP
16 6 (2.44%) MATLAB
17 5 (2.03%) T-SQL
18 4 (1.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 125 (50.81%) Security Cleared
2 104 (42.28%) Degree
3 71 (28.86%) DV Cleared
4 21 (8.54%) SC Cleared
5 10 (4.07%) PhD
6 8 (3.25%) ISEB
6 8 (3.25%) HND
7 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.41%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.41%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.85%) IEC 61508
1 7 (2.85%) DO-178B
2 5 (2.03%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (3.66%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.03%) vSphere
2 5 (2.03%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.03%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (16.26%) Oracle
2 37 (15.04%) Microsoft
3 28 (11.38%) BT
4 13 (5.28%) Citrix
5 12 (4.88%) JBoss
6 11 (4.47%) Red Hat
7 7 (2.85%) HP
8 5 (2.03%) Cisco
8 5 (2.03%) Symantec
8 5 (2.03%) NetApp
8 5 (2.03%) Veritas
8 5 (2.03%) VMware
8 5 (2.03%) Brocade
9 2 (0.81%) Coverity
9 2 (0.81%) Wind River
10 1 (0.41%) AppFog
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Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tetbury, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £35,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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