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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 19 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 129 125 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.35% 15.17% 15.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.32% 20.19% 20.53%
Number of salaries quoted 107 109 154
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 £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
901 619 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 79.24% 75.12% 76.38%
Number of salaries quoted 756 538 681
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +3 44 £40,000 +6.66% 9
Tewkesbury -7 11 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Gloucester -22 10 £44,250 +47.50% 9
Cirencester +14 6 £32,500 +22.64% 1
Stroud - 1 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 155 (69.51%) C++
2 111 (49.78%) C#
3 94 (42.15%) Degree
4 82 (36.77%) Java
5 80 (35.87%) Linux
6 79 (35.43%) C
7 66 (29.60%) HTML
7 66 (29.60%) Windows
7 66 (29.60%) Security Cleared
8 56 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (23.77%) .NET
9 53 (23.77%) SQL Server
10 52 (23.32%) OO
10 52 (23.32%) DV Cleared
11 51 (22.87%) JavaScript
12 49 (21.97%) Computer Science
13 48 (21.52%) Aerospace
14 39 (17.49%) Microsoft
14 39 (17.49%) SQL
15 38 (17.04%) Python
16 36 (16.14%) Oracle
16 36 (16.14%) HTML5
17 35 (15.70%) ASP.NET
18 33 (14.80%) OOD
19 32 (14.35%) J2EE
20 30 (13.45%) jQuery
21 29 (13.00%) CSS
21 29 (13.00%) MVC
22 27 (12.11%) XML
23 25 (11.21%) UNIX

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 9 (4.04%) Apache
2 7 (3.14%) JBoss
3 4 (1.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 23 (10.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) PaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.76%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.04%) Internet
2 9 (4.04%) Ethernet
3 8 (3.59%) SSL
4 7 (3.14%) HTTP
5 5 (2.24%) Kerberos
5 5 (2.24%) SNMP
5 5 (2.24%) LDAP
5 5 (2.24%) SMTP
5 5 (2.24%) Firewall
5 5 (2.24%) Network Security
6 4 (1.79%) SAN
6 4 (1.79%) DHCP
7 2 (0.90%) LAN
7 2 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.45%) RFID
8 1 (0.45%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (23.77%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.87%) MySQL
3 16 (7.17%) Hadoop
4 13 (5.83%) Apache Accumulo
5 9 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.69%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.24%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.35%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.45%) Redis
10 1 (0.45%) Big Data
10 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.45%) DTS
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (7.17%) Subversion
2 14 (6.28%) Visual Studio
3 11 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.35%) GCC
4 3 (1.35%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.35%) JUnit
5 2 (0.90%) GDB
5 2 (0.90%) WinDbg
6 1 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.45%) Synon
6 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
General
1 48 (21.52%) Aerospace
2 23 (10.31%) Military
3 21 (9.42%) Electronics
4 8 (3.59%) Finance
5 7 (3.14%) Avionics
6 5 (2.24%) Automotive
7 3 (1.35%) Advertising
8 2 (0.90%) Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Retail
9 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 137 (61.43%) Software Engineer
2 88 (39.46%) Developer
3 56 (25.11%) Software Developer
4 25 (11.21%) C++ Software Engineer
5 24 (10.76%) C++ Developer
6 22 (9.87%) Graduate
7 20 (8.97%) Software Manager
8 18 (8.07%) Programmer
9 14 (6.28%) Senior Software Engineer
9 14 (6.28%) Software Programmer
10 13 (5.83%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 11 (4.93%) C++ Software Developer
12 10 (4.48%) C# Developer
12 10 (4.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 9 (4.04%) Senior Developer
14 8 (3.59%) Junior
14 8 (3.59%) C++ Programmer
14 8 (3.59%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
15 7 (3.14%) Graduate Developer
15 7 (3.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (29.60%) HTML
2 53 (23.77%) .NET
3 36 (16.14%) HTML5
4 35 (15.70%) ASP.NET
5 32 (14.35%) J2EE
6 30 (13.45%) jQuery
7 29 (13.00%) CSS
8 27 (12.11%) XML
9 18 (8.07%) Qt
10 17 (7.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 16 (7.17%) REST
12 11 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (4.04%) Web Services
14 8 (3.59%) MFC
15 7 (3.14%) Hibernate
15 7 (3.14%) CSS3
15 7 (3.14%) .NET Framework
16 6 (2.69%) JSF
16 6 (2.69%) Backbone.js
16 6 (2.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 49 (21.97%) Computer Science
2 23 (10.31%) Mathematics
3 16 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.59%) PKI
4 8 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.14%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (2.69%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.69%) Physics
7 5 (2.24%) Open Source
8 2 (0.90%) Chemistry
8 2 (0.90%) CCTV
8 2 (0.90%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.90%) GIS
9 1 (0.45%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.45%) 3D Printing
9 1 (0.45%) User Experience
9 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 80 (35.87%) Linux
2 66 (29.60%) Windows
3 25 (11.21%) UNIX
4 13 (5.83%) Solaris
5 8 (3.59%) HPUX
6 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (25.11%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (23.32%) OO
3 33 (14.80%) OOD
4 29 (13.00%) MVC
5 22 (9.87%) Web Development
6 20 (8.97%) Cyber Security
7 16 (7.17%) UML
8 15 (6.73%) Configuration Management
8 15 (6.73%) Computer Forensics
9 14 (6.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (5.83%) Software Architecture
11 10 (4.48%) Information Security
12 9 (4.04%) Unit Testing
13 8 (3.59%) Time Management
13 8 (3.59%) TDD
13 8 (3.59%) ITIL
13 8 (3.59%) Waterfall
13 8 (3.59%) Signal Processing
14 7 (3.14%) Digital Signal Processing
14 7 (3.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 155 (69.51%) C++
2 111 (49.78%) C#
3 82 (36.77%) Java
4 79 (35.43%) C
5 51 (22.87%) JavaScript
6 39 (17.49%) SQL
7 38 (17.04%) Python
8 18 (8.07%) Ruby
9 17 (7.62%) Shell Script
10 15 (6.73%) VB
10 15 (6.73%) Assembly Language
11 11 (4.93%) Perl
12 10 (4.48%) Embedded C++
13 6 (2.69%) Embedded C
13 6 (2.69%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.69%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.24%) Bourne shell
15 3 (1.35%) PHP
15 3 (1.35%) VC++
15 3 (1.35%) Ada
Qualifications
1 94 (42.15%) Degree
2 66 (29.60%) Security Cleared
3 52 (23.32%) DV Cleared
4 19 (8.52%) SC Cleared
5 16 (7.17%) PhD
6 5 (2.24%) Postgraduate
7 4 (1.79%) ISEB
7 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.35%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.62%) DO-178B
2 4 (1.79%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.45%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (3.59%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.24%) qmail
2 5 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.79%) vSphere
3 4 (1.79%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.24%) Zenoss
1 5 (2.24%) YUM
1 5 (2.24%) Puppet
1 5 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.24%) Nagios
2 4 (1.79%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (17.49%) Microsoft
2 36 (16.14%) Oracle
3 9 (4.04%) Red Hat
4 8 (3.59%) Citrix
5 6 (2.69%) HP
6 4 (1.79%) NetApp
6 4 (1.79%) Veritas
6 4 (1.79%) Symantec
6 4 (1.79%) VMware
6 4 (1.79%) Brocade
6 4 (1.79%) Cisco
7 2 (0.90%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.90%) Freescale
8 1 (0.45%) AppFog
8 1 (0.45%) Renesas
8 1 (0.45%) Adobe
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Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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