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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 19 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 128 127 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.76% 13.63% 15.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.39% 18.43% 19.55%
Number of salaries quoted 110 109 132
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 £32,500 £30,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £46,250
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
956 689 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 80.34% 73.93% 77.58%
Number of salaries quoted 797 577 601
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £56,595
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -5 43 £40,000 +6.66% 6
Gloucester -6 21 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Tewkesbury -8 12 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Cirencester +12 5 £32,500 +22.64%
Stroud - 1 £40,000 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 142 (65.14%) C++
2 104 (47.71%) C#
3 84 (38.53%) Degree
4 78 (35.78%) Linux
5 72 (33.03%) Java
6 68 (31.19%) HTML
7 63 (28.90%) C
8 62 (28.44%) Windows
9 55 (25.23%) Security Cleared
9 55 (25.23%) OO
10 54 (24.77%) SQL Server
11 53 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
12 52 (23.85%) .NET
12 52 (23.85%) Computer Science
13 48 (22.02%) Aerospace
14 45 (20.64%) JavaScript
15 42 (19.27%) DV Cleared
16 40 (18.35%) Python
16 40 (18.35%) HTML5
17 37 (16.97%) SQL
18 34 (15.60%) OOD
18 34 (15.60%) Microsoft
18 34 (15.60%) CSS
19 33 (15.14%) ASP.NET
20 32 (14.68%) Oracle
21 28 (12.84%) J2EE
22 27 (12.39%) XML
23 25 (11.47%) jQuery
23 25 (11.47%) UNIX
23 25 (11.47%) TCP/IP

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 10 (4.59%) Apache
2 7 (3.21%) JBoss
3 6 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (2.75%) IIS
4 4 (1.83%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.46%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (6.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.92%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.46%) PaaS
2 1 (0.46%) Heroku
2 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.47%) TCP/IP
2 14 (6.42%) Internet
3 11 (5.05%) Ethernet
4 8 (3.67%) HTTP
5 7 (3.21%) Kerberos
5 7 (3.21%) SNMP
5 7 (3.21%) LDAP
5 7 (3.21%) SMTP
5 7 (3.21%) Firewall
6 6 (2.75%) SSL
7 5 (2.29%) Network Security
8 3 (1.38%) SAN
8 3 (1.38%) DHCP
9 2 (0.92%) LAN
9 2 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.46%) RFID
10 1 (0.46%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (24.77%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.01%) MySQL
3 14 (6.42%) Hadoop
4 11 (5.05%) Apache Accumulo
5 7 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.75%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.29%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.46%) DTS
10 1 (0.46%) Redis
10 1 (0.46%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 16 (7.34%) Subversion
2 11 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.13%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.38%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.38%) JUnit
4 3 (1.38%) GCC
5 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.46%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.46%) Maven
5 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
General
1 48 (22.02%) Aerospace
2 20 (9.17%) Electronics
3 19 (8.72%) Military
4 7 (3.21%) Finance
4 7 (3.21%) Avionics
5 5 (2.29%) Automotive
6 3 (1.38%) Banking
7 2 (0.92%) Retail
7 2 (0.92%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 144 (66.06%) Software Engineer
2 90 (41.28%) Developer
3 62 (28.44%) Software Developer
4 32 (14.68%) C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (11.93%) C++ Developer
6 20 (9.17%) Software Manager
7 19 (8.72%) Programmer
8 17 (7.80%) Graduate
9 16 (7.34%) Software Programmer
10 15 (6.88%) Senior Software Engineer
11 14 (6.42%) C++ Software Developer
12 13 (5.96%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 11 (5.05%) C# Developer
14 10 (4.59%) C++ Programmer
15 8 (3.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
16 7 (3.21%) Graduate Software Engineer
16 7 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
16 7 (3.21%) Senior Developer
16 7 (3.21%) .NET Developer
17 6 (2.75%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (31.19%) HTML
2 52 (23.85%) .NET
3 40 (18.35%) HTML5
4 34 (15.60%) CSS
5 33 (15.14%) ASP.NET
6 28 (12.84%) J2EE
7 27 (12.39%) XML
8 25 (11.47%) jQuery
9 20 (9.17%) Qt
10 16 (7.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 16 (7.34%) REST
11 9 (4.13%) CSS3
12 8 (3.67%) Web Services
13 7 (3.21%) MFC
13 7 (3.21%) WCF
14 6 (2.75%) JSF
14 6 (2.75%) Hibernate
14 6 (2.75%) ASP.NET MVC
15 4 (1.83%) .NET Framework
15 4 (1.83%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (23.85%) Computer Science
2 24 (11.01%) Mathematics
3 18 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.67%) Physics
5 7 (3.21%) Open Source
6 6 (2.75%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (2.75%) PKI
6 6 (2.75%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.29%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.83%) User Experience
8 4 (1.83%) Chemistry
9 2 (0.92%) CCTV
9 2 (0.92%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.92%) GIS
10 1 (0.46%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.46%) 3D Printing
10 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 78 (35.78%) Linux
2 62 (28.44%) Windows
3 25 (11.47%) UNIX
4 12 (5.50%) Solaris
5 5 (2.29%) HPUX
6 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.46%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (25.23%) OO
2 53 (24.31%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (15.60%) OOD
4 24 (11.01%) MVC
5 20 (9.17%) Cyber Security
6 15 (6.88%) Web Development
7 14 (6.42%) Computer Forensics
7 14 (6.42%) UML
8 13 (5.96%) Configuration Management
9 11 (5.05%) Unit Testing
10 10 (4.59%) Signal Processing
11 9 (4.13%) Digital Signal Processing
11 9 (4.13%) ITIL
11 9 (4.13%) Scrum
12 7 (3.21%) TDD
12 7 (3.21%) Software Deployment
13 6 (2.75%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (2.75%) Information Security
13 6 (2.75%) Change Management
13 6 (2.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 142 (65.14%) C++
2 104 (47.71%) C#
3 72 (33.03%) Java
4 63 (28.90%) C
5 45 (20.64%) JavaScript
6 40 (18.35%) Python
7 37 (16.97%) SQL
8 17 (7.80%) Ruby
9 14 (6.42%) Assembly Language
9 14 (6.42%) Perl
10 12 (5.50%) Shell Script
10 12 (5.50%) VB
11 9 (4.13%) Embedded C++
12 8 (3.67%) VB.NET
13 7 (3.21%) Bourne shell
13 7 (3.21%) PHP
14 6 (2.75%) T-SQL
15 5 (2.29%) Embedded C
16 3 (1.38%) VC++
17 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 84 (38.53%) Degree
2 55 (25.23%) Security Cleared
3 42 (19.27%) DV Cleared
4 20 (9.17%) SC Cleared
5 17 (7.80%) PhD
6 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.29%) Postgraduate
8 3 (1.38%) HND
8 3 (1.38%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.80%) DO-178B
2 6 (2.75%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.46%) TickIT
System Software
1 12 (5.50%) Hyper-V
2 7 (3.21%) qmail
2 7 (3.21%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.38%) VMware ESX
3 3 (1.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.21%) Zenoss
1 7 (3.21%) yum
1 7 (3.21%) Puppet
1 7 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (3.21%) Nagios
2 3 (1.38%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 32 (14.68%) Oracle
3 7 (3.21%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.29%) Citrix
5 3 (1.38%) NetApp
5 3 (1.38%) Veritas
5 3 (1.38%) HP
5 3 (1.38%) Symantec
5 3 (1.38%) VMware
5 3 (1.38%) Brocade
5 3 (1.38%) Zend
5 3 (1.38%) Cisco
6 2 (0.92%) SolarWinds
6 2 (0.92%) Freescale
7 1 (0.46%) AppFog
7 1 (0.46%) Renesas
7 1 (0.46%) Adobe
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