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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 11 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 176 136 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.24% 15.14% 11.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.90% 17.00% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 146 89 103
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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
931 800 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 91.19% 89.09% 86.49%
Number of salaries quoted 784 551 792
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +3 60 £50,000 -16.66% 7
Gloucester -6 35 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Tewkesbury -6 2 £43,250 +4.84%
Stroud - 2 £34,500 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 279 (71.17%) Java
2 268 (68.37%) Security Cleared
3 238 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
4 230 (58.67%) C++
5 190 (48.47%) DV Cleared
6 186 (47.45%) C
7 185 (47.19%) Cybersecurity
8 181 (46.17%) Python
9 173 (44.13%) Linux
10 151 (38.52%) C#
11 138 (35.20%) JavaScript
12 124 (31.63%) Big Data
13 110 (28.06%) Spring
14 109 (27.81%) HTML
14 109 (27.81%) MongoDB
15 94 (23.98%) Hibernate
16 91 (23.21%) Java EE
17 90 (22.96%) Reverse Engineering
18 85 (21.68%) Hadoop
18 85 (21.68%) Scrum
19 79 (20.15%) J2EE
20 78 (19.90%) Android
21 75 (19.13%) Degree
21 75 (19.13%) Web Services
22 74 (18.88%) CSS
23 71 (18.11%) OO
23 71 (18.11%) Unix
24 70 (17.86%) Oracle
25 68 (17.35%) XML
25 68 (17.35%) Mentoring

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 56 (14.29%) JBoss
2 53 (13.52%) Elasticsearch
3 52 (13.27%) Apache Pig
4 49 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 26 (6.63%) Tomcat
6 23 (5.87%) Apache Spark
7 21 (5.36%) Mule
7 21 (5.36%) Mule ESB
8 19 (4.85%) WebSphere
9 18 (4.59%) Confluence
10 14 (3.57%) Apache
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.51%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.51%) MS Office
2 1 (0.26%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.26%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 24 (6.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.16%) SaaS
2 27 (6.89%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (5.61%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.79%) GitHub
5 5 (1.28%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.77%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 47 (11.99%) TCP/IP
2 30 (7.65%) Firewall
3 21 (5.36%) Internet
4 20 (5.10%) SSL
5 18 (4.59%) HTTP
6 12 (3.06%) HTTPS
6 12 (3.06%) RS-485
7 11 (2.81%) Network Security
8 10 (2.55%) Modbus
8 10 (2.55%) Wireless
9 3 (0.77%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.51%) ASN.1
10 2 (0.51%) LAN
11 1 (0.26%) FCoE
11 1 (0.26%) RS-232
11 1 (0.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (31.63%) Big Data
2 109 (27.81%) MongoDB
3 85 (21.68%) Hadoop
4 62 (15.82%) MySQL
5 54 (13.78%) Apache Hive
6 48 (12.24%) NoSQL
7 32 (8.16%) Relational Database
8 23 (5.87%) RDBMS
9 22 (5.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 22 (5.61%) Data Mining
10 21 (5.36%) OrientDB
11 16 (4.08%) SQL Server
12 6 (1.53%) Apache Accumulo
13 3 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.77%) Neo4j
14 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 53 (13.52%) JIRA
2 43 (10.97%) JUnit
3 38 (9.69%) Git (software)
4 22 (5.61%) IntelliJ
5 21 (5.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 19 (4.85%) Bitbucket
7 15 (3.83%) Jenkins
8 13 (3.32%) Selenium
9 9 (2.30%) EasyMock
10 7 (1.79%) CodeSonar
10 7 (1.79%) git-flow
10 7 (1.79%) Robot Framework
10 7 (1.79%) Subversion
11 6 (1.53%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.28%) Rational DOORS
13 4 (1.02%) Maven
13 4 (1.02%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.77%) Ant
14 3 (0.77%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.77%) QUnit
General
1 54 (13.78%) Games
2 52 (13.27%) Telecoms
3 42 (10.71%) Finance
4 35 (8.93%) Manufacturing
5 33 (8.42%) Electronics
6 24 (6.12%) Marketing
7 21 (5.36%) Retail
8 6 (1.53%) Military
9 4 (1.02%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 206 (52.55%) Software Engineer
2 111 (28.32%) Developer
3 68 (17.35%) Java Engineer
4 64 (16.33%) Java Software Engineer
5 46 (11.73%) Java Developer
6 42 (10.71%) C++ Software Engineer
7 41 (10.46%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 38 (9.69%) Software Developer
9 29 (7.40%) Test Engineer
10 27 (6.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 25 (6.38%) Embedded Engineer
12 24 (6.12%) C# Software Engineer
13 23 (5.87%) Software Test Engineer
14 22 (5.61%) Consultant
14 22 (5.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 22 (5.61%) Software Consultant
15 19 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
16 17 (4.34%) Graduate
17 16 (4.08%) Java Software Developer
18 15 (3.83%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (28.06%) Spring
2 109 (27.81%) HTML
3 94 (23.98%) Hibernate
4 91 (23.21%) Java EE
5 79 (20.15%) J2EE
6 75 (19.13%) Web Services
7 74 (18.88%) CSS
8 68 (17.35%) XML
9 58 (14.80%) HTML5
10 52 (13.27%) AngularJS
11 51 (13.01%) EJB
11 51 (13.01%) Node.js
12 48 (12.24%) jQuery
12 48 (12.24%) STL
13 47 (11.99%) Apache Camel
13 47 (11.99%) REST
14 43 (10.97%) CSS3
14 43 (10.97%) SOAP
14 43 (10.97%) Spring MVC
15 40 (10.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (9.69%) Visualisation
3 30 (7.65%) Cyber Defence
4 28 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 26 (6.63%) PKI
6 24 (6.12%) Management Information System
7 22 (5.61%) Algorithms
8 21 (5.36%) Device Driver
9 13 (3.32%) Internet of Things
9 13 (3.32%) Wiki
10 12 (3.06%) Cybercrime
11 11 (2.81%) Embedded Systems
11 11 (2.81%) iPhone
12 10 (2.55%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 9 (2.30%) Cyberthreat
14 8 (2.04%) Mathematics
14 8 (2.04%) Physics
14 8 (2.04%) VHDL
15 5 (1.28%) Cryptography
15 5 (1.28%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 173 (44.13%) Linux
2 78 (19.90%) Android
3 71 (18.11%) Unix
4 54 (13.78%) Apple iOS
5 48 (12.24%) Windows
6 21 (5.36%) Mac OS X
7 17 (4.34%) AIX
8 11 (2.81%) Windows Phone
9 8 (2.04%) CentOS
9 8 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
10 3 (0.77%) FreeBSD
10 3 (0.77%) Solaris
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (47.19%) Cybersecurity
3 90 (22.96%) Reverse Engineering
4 85 (21.68%) Scrum
5 71 (18.11%) OO
6 68 (17.35%) Mentoring
7 62 (15.82%) Penetration Testing
8 55 (14.03%) Ethical Hacking
9 52 (13.27%) Coaching
10 49 (12.50%) DevOps
10 49 (12.50%) Multithreading
11 40 (10.20%) Analytics
11 40 (10.20%) Data Analytics
11 40 (10.20%) Mobile Development
11 40 (10.20%) MVC
12 39 (9.95%) ITIL
13 38 (9.69%) User Stories
14 34 (8.67%) Integration Testing
14 34 (8.67%) Kanban
15 33 (8.42%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 279 (71.17%) Java
2 230 (58.67%) C++
3 186 (47.45%) C
4 181 (46.17%) Python
5 151 (38.52%) C#
6 138 (35.20%) JavaScript
7 66 (16.84%) Perl
8 62 (15.82%) Objective-C
9 60 (15.31%) Ruby
10 58 (14.80%) SQL
11 26 (6.63%) Embedded C
12 24 (6.12%) VB
13 17 (4.34%) PHP
14 16 (4.08%) Embedded C++
15 12 (3.06%) Bash Shell
16 11 (2.81%) PowerShell
17 8 (2.04%) Scala
18 3 (0.77%) Groovy
18 3 (0.77%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.77%) R
Qualifications
1 268 (68.37%) Security Cleared
2 190 (48.47%) DV Cleared
3 75 (19.13%) Degree
4 42 (10.71%) CCNA
4 42 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (10.71%) CISSP
4 42 (10.71%) GIAC
4 42 (10.71%) Linux+ Certification
4 42 (10.71%) MCSE
4 42 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (10.71%) Network+ Certification
4 42 (10.71%) SANS
4 42 (10.71%) SSCP
5 36 (9.18%) SC Cleared
6 32 (8.16%) CompTIA Security+
6 32 (8.16%) Security+ Certification
7 6 (1.53%) PhD
8 2 (0.51%) HND
8 2 (0.51%) ISEB
8 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.63%) SLA
2 6 (1.53%) MISRA
3 5 (1.28%) MISRA C
4 2 (0.51%) DO-178B
System Software
1 23 (5.87%) Hyper-V
1 23 (5.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.79%) Docker
2 7 (1.79%) vSphere
3 5 (1.28%) Firmware
4 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.26%) NFS
4 1 (0.26%) Samba
4 1 (0.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (2.30%) Puppet
2 7 (1.79%) Salt
3 1 (0.26%) Ansible
3 1 (0.26%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.26%) Nagios
3 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (17.86%) Oracle
2 24 (6.12%) SAP
2 24 (6.12%) VMware
3 22 (5.61%) Apple
4 20 (5.10%) Microsoft
5 11 (2.81%) Cisco
6 9 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 8 (2.04%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.02%) Zend
9 3 (0.77%) EMC
9 3 (0.77%) Google
10 2 (0.51%) Freescale
11 1 (0.26%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.26%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.26%) IBM
11 1 (0.26%) MapR
11 1 (0.26%) NetApp
11 1 (0.26%) Renesas
11 1 (0.26%) SolarWinds
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £60000 per annum
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Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
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