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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 14 31 14
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 160 79 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.88% 7.55% 15.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.22% 8.79% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 114 53 139
Median salary £50,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
929 899 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.42% 85.86% 82.09%
Number of salaries quoted 625 733 656
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Gloucestershire region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +33 70 £50,000 +66.66% 7
Gloucester +15 27 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Stroud - 2 £43,250 - 2
Tewkesbury -4 1 £40,000 +3.89%
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 205 (66.13%) Java
2 191 (61.61%) Security Cleared
3 176 (56.77%) Agile Software Development
4 162 (52.26%) C++
5 143 (46.13%) DV Cleared
6 137 (44.19%) Cybersecurity
7 124 (40.00%) C
8 112 (36.13%) C#
9 106 (34.19%) Linux
9 106 (34.19%) Python
10 87 (28.06%) Scrum
11 86 (27.74%) Degree
12 76 (24.52%) Oracle
13 73 (23.55%) OO
14 72 (23.23%) MongoDB
15 66 (21.29%) SQL
16 65 (20.97%) JIRA
16 65 (20.97%) SDLC
17 64 (20.65%) XML
18 63 (20.32%) Big Data
19 62 (20.00%) Hadoop
20 59 (19.03%) Web Services
20 59 (19.03%) Hibernate
21 56 (18.06%) JavaScript
22 55 (17.74%) Perl
22 55 (17.74%) JBoss
22 55 (17.74%) NoSQL
23 54 (17.42%) Unix
23 54 (17.42%) Java EE
24 52 (16.77%) Ruby

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 55 (17.74%) JBoss
2 26 (8.39%) Mule
2 26 (8.39%) Mule ESB
3 25 (8.06%) Tomcat
4 17 (5.48%) Confluence
5 16 (5.16%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (4.84%) WebLogic
7 12 (3.87%) Apache Pig
8 11 (3.55%) Node.js
9 10 (3.23%) Apache Spark
9 10 (3.23%) WebSphere
10 9 (2.90%) Apache
11 6 (1.94%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 25 (8.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (9.68%) SaaS
3 24 (7.74%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (3.55%) Amazon S3
5 8 (2.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.87%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.55%) Firewall
2 11 (3.55%) Internet
3 10 (3.23%) Broadband
3 10 (3.23%) SSL
4 5 (1.61%) SAN
5 4 (1.29%) HTTPS
5 4 (1.29%) RS-485
6 2 (0.65%) HTTP
6 2 (0.65%) Network Security
7 1 (0.32%) ASN.1
7 1 (0.32%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (23.23%) MongoDB
2 63 (20.32%) Big Data
3 62 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 55 (17.74%) NoSQL
5 29 (9.35%) MySQL
6 24 (7.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 24 (7.74%) SQL Server
7 19 (6.13%) OrientDB
8 13 (4.19%) Apache Hive
8 13 (4.19%) Data Mining
8 13 (4.19%) Neo4j
9 11 (3.55%) Oracle Database
9 11 (3.55%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.90%) Apache Accumulo
10 9 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.61%) IBM InfoSphere
12 3 (0.97%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 65 (20.97%) JIRA
2 49 (15.81%) JUnit
3 41 (13.23%) Selenium
4 38 (12.26%) Cucumber
5 32 (10.32%) Git (software)
6 24 (7.74%) IntelliJ
7 12 (3.87%) Jenkins
8 11 (3.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (2.58%) Bitbucket
10 6 (1.94%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.94%) Maven
10 6 (1.94%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.97%) ClearCase
12 3 (0.97%) dotCover
12 3 (0.97%) FindBugs
12 3 (0.97%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.65%) Ant
13 2 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
13 2 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 50 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 34 (10.97%) Finance
3 32 (10.32%) Manufacturing
4 26 (8.39%) Electronics
5 25 (8.06%) Marketing
6 24 (7.74%) Retail
7 12 (3.87%) Games
8 8 (2.58%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.65%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.65%) Military
Job Titles
1 119 (38.39%) Software Engineer
2 94 (30.32%) Developer
3 54 (17.42%) Test Engineer
4 50 (16.13%) Java Developer
5 49 (15.81%) Software Developer
6 40 (12.90%) Java Engineer
7 35 (11.29%) Java Software Engineer
8 33 (10.65%) Software Test Engineer
9 31 (10.00%) Senior Developer
10 29 (9.35%) Senior Java Developer
11 25 (8.06%) C++ Software Engineer
12 23 (7.42%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 23 (7.42%) Graduate
13 19 (6.13%) Integration Engineer
13 19 (6.13%) Test and Integration Engineer
14 16 (5.16%) C# Software Engineer
14 16 (5.16%) Java Software Developer
15 14 (4.52%) Embedded Engineer
15 14 (4.52%) Systems Engineer
16 13 (4.19%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (20.65%) XML
2 59 (19.03%) Hibernate
2 59 (19.03%) Web Services
3 54 (17.42%) Java EE
4 50 (16.13%) HTML
4 50 (16.13%) J2EE
5 47 (15.16%) Spring
6 44 (14.19%) CSS
7 35 (11.29%) EJB
8 33 (10.65%) AngularJS
9 30 (9.68%) JSF
10 28 (9.03%) jQuery
11 27 (8.71%) Apache Camel
11 27 (8.71%) REST
12 26 (8.39%) JSON
12 26 (8.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 24 (7.74%) JPA
13 24 (7.74%) SOAP
13 24 (7.74%) Spring Integration
13 24 (7.74%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.74%) Computer Science
3 23 (7.42%) Mathematics
4 20 (6.45%) Algorithms
5 16 (5.16%) Cybercrime
6 14 (4.52%) Physics
7 10 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (2.90%) User Experience
8 9 (2.90%) VHDL
9 8 (2.58%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.58%) Psychology
9 8 (2.58%) Taxonomies
9 8 (2.58%) Visualisation
10 7 (2.26%) Internet of Things
11 6 (1.94%) Wiki
12 5 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.61%) Data Centre
12 5 (1.61%) Device Driver
13 4 (1.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 3 (0.97%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 106 (34.19%) Linux
2 54 (17.42%) Unix
3 44 (14.19%) Android
4 42 (13.55%) Apple iOS
5 37 (11.94%) Windows
6 9 (2.90%) AIX
6 9 (2.90%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.97%) CentOS
8 3 (0.97%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.97%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.65%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.32%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (56.77%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (44.19%) Cybersecurity
3 87 (28.06%) Scrum
4 73 (23.55%) OO
5 65 (20.97%) SDLC
6 44 (14.19%) Integration Testing
7 39 (12.58%) Reverse Engineering
8 35 (11.29%) OOP
9 34 (10.97%) Analytics
9 34 (10.97%) TDD
9 34 (10.97%) Waterfall
10 32 (10.32%) MVC
11 31 (10.00%) DevOps
12 30 (9.68%) Programme Management
13 29 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (9.03%) Data Analytics
14 28 (9.03%) Software Testing
15 27 (8.71%) Kanban
15 27 (8.71%) UML
16 26 (8.39%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 205 (66.13%) Java
2 162 (52.26%) C++
3 124 (40.00%) C
4 112 (36.13%) C#
5 106 (34.19%) Python
6 66 (21.29%) SQL
7 56 (18.06%) JavaScript
8 55 (17.74%) Perl
9 52 (16.77%) Ruby
10 23 (7.42%) Scala
11 17 (5.48%) VB
12 16 (5.16%) Objective-C
13 12 (3.87%) Bash Shell
14 11 (3.55%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.94%) Embedded C
15 6 (1.94%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.32%) PHP
17 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 191 (61.61%) Security Cleared
2 143 (46.13%) DV Cleared
3 86 (27.74%) Degree
4 33 (10.65%) SC Cleared
5 16 (5.16%) PhD
6 14 (4.52%) CCNA
6 14 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (4.52%) CISSP
6 14 (4.52%) GIAC
6 14 (4.52%) Linux+ Certification
6 14 (4.52%) MCSE
6 14 (4.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (4.52%) Network+ Certification
6 14 (4.52%) SANS
6 14 (4.52%) SSCP
7 6 (1.94%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (1.94%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.29%) MISRA
2 2 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (0.97%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) Firmware
Vendors
1 76 (24.52%) Oracle
2 25 (8.06%) SAP
3 24 (7.74%) Apple
4 10 (3.23%) BT
5 9 (2.90%) Atlassian
6 7 (2.26%) Microsoft
7 6 (1.94%) IBM
8 4 (1.29%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.97%) Perforce
9 3 (0.97%) VMware
10 2 (0.65%) Cisco
10 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.32%) Google
11 1 (0.32%) Green Hills
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 55 minutes ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus excellent benefits
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: 30,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: 55,000 - 70,000 plus benefits
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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