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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 17 23 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 140 91 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.71% 11.02% 15.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.91% 14.40% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 108 75 102
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
880 632 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 86.19% 76.51% 76.55%
Number of salaries quoted 732 519 523
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,400 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 +7 46 £46,250 +18.58% 5
Gloucester +1 27 £40,000 -13.04% 5
Cirencester +5 15 £37,500 +6.53% 2
Tewkesbury -6 4 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Stroud - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 132 (60.27%) Java
2 129 (58.90%) C++
3 120 (54.79%) C
4 115 (52.51%) C#
5 98 (44.75%) Linux
6 96 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
7 95 (43.38%) HTML
8 94 (42.92%) Security Cleared
9 89 (40.64%) JavaScript
10 72 (32.88%) CSS
11 68 (31.05%) Scrum
12 65 (29.68%) Python
13 63 (28.77%) Hibernate
14 56 (25.57%) HTML5
14 56 (25.57%) Oracle
15 55 (25.11%) DV Cleared
16 54 (24.66%) Spring
16 54 (24.66%) Ruby
17 51 (23.29%) .NET
18 47 (21.46%) Microsoft
18 47 (21.46%) jQuery
19 44 (20.09%) SC Cleared
19 44 (20.09%) SQL
20 43 (19.63%) Windows
21 41 (18.72%) OO
21 41 (18.72%) J2EE
22 40 (18.26%) SDLC
23 39 (17.81%) Telecoms
24 38 (17.35%) MongoDB
25 37 (16.89%) XML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 31 (14.16%) Node.js
2 23 (10.50%) JBoss
3 22 (10.05%) Tomcat
3 22 (10.05%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (6.85%) WebSphere
5 12 (5.48%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (5.02%) Apache Pig
7 9 (4.11%) Mule
7 9 (4.11%) Confluence
7 9 (4.11%) Mule ESB
8 7 (3.20%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.91%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.46%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (5.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.57%) SaaS
2 8 (3.65%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.20%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.37%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.70%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.02%) Firewall
3 9 (4.11%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.91%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.35%) MongoDB
2 35 (15.98%) SQL Server
3 31 (14.16%) Big Data
3 31 (14.16%) MySQL
4 26 (11.87%) Relational Database
5 25 (11.42%) RDBMS
6 17 (7.76%) Hadoop
7 11 (5.02%) Apache Hive
8 7 (3.20%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.37%) MS Access
11 1 (0.46%) DTS
11 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 37 (16.89%) Git (software)
2 19 (8.68%) ClearCase
3 18 (8.22%) JIRA
4 16 (7.31%) Eclipse
5 13 (5.94%) JUnit
5 13 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (5.94%) Maven
6 9 (4.11%) FindBugs
6 9 (4.11%) dotCover
6 9 (4.11%) ReSharper
7 7 (3.20%) Visual Studio
7 7 (3.20%) IntelliJ
8 4 (1.83%) TestNG
8 4 (1.83%) Rational Application Developer
9 3 (1.37%) Toad
9 3 (1.37%) Subversion
9 3 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.91%) Selenium
11 1 (0.46%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 39 (17.81%) Telecoms
2 25 (11.42%) Finance
3 21 (9.59%) Military
4 17 (7.76%) Electronics
5 16 (7.31%) Aerospace
6 13 (5.94%) Marketing
7 11 (5.02%) Automotive
7 11 (5.02%) Manufacturing
7 11 (5.02%) Retail
8 4 (1.83%) Advertising
9 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 141 (64.38%) Software Engineer
2 77 (35.16%) Developer
3 26 (11.87%) Java Developer
4 25 (11.42%) Software Developer
5 22 (10.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 17 (7.76%) Senior Developer
7 12 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (5.02%) Senior Software Engineer
8 11 (5.02%) Team Leader
9 9 (4.11%) .NET Developer
9 9 (4.11%) Web Developer
10 8 (3.65%) C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (3.65%) Software Team Leader
11 6 (2.74%) Firmware Engineer
11 6 (2.74%) Architect
12 5 (2.28%) Java Architect
13 4 (1.83%) Principal Engineer
13 4 (1.83%) Lead Software Engineer
13 4 (1.83%) Java Engineer
13 4 (1.83%) UX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (43.38%) HTML
2 72 (32.88%) CSS
3 63 (28.77%) Hibernate
4 56 (25.57%) HTML5
5 54 (24.66%) Spring
6 51 (23.29%) .NET
7 47 (21.46%) jQuery
8 41 (18.72%) J2EE
9 37 (16.89%) XML
10 34 (15.53%) REST
11 31 (14.16%) Apache Camel
12 30 (13.70%) CSS3
13 29 (13.24%) WCF
14 28 (12.79%) ASP.NET
15 27 (12.33%) Middleware
16 25 (11.42%) Web Services
17 23 (10.50%) Java EE
18 17 (7.76%) WPF
19 16 (7.31%) JSF
19 16 (7.31%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.13%) PKI
1 20 (9.13%) Visualisation
2 14 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.48%) Digital Media
4 10 (4.57%) Cybercrime
5 8 (3.65%) DTV
6 7 (3.20%) User Experience
7 3 (1.37%) GIS
7 3 (1.37%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.37%) Physics
7 3 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 98 (44.75%) Linux
2 43 (19.63%) Windows
3 14 (6.39%) UNIX
3 14 (6.39%) Android
4 11 (5.02%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.28%) Debian
5 5 (2.28%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.91%) FreeBSD
6 2 (0.91%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (31.05%) Scrum
3 41 (18.72%) OO
4 40 (18.26%) SDLC
5 37 (16.89%) UML
6 36 (16.44%) Configuration Management
7 34 (15.53%) Cyber Security
8 32 (14.61%) TDD
9 23 (10.50%) MVC
9 23 (10.50%) Analytics
10 22 (10.05%) DevOps
10 22 (10.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 20 (9.13%) Big Data Analytics
11 20 (9.13%) Data Analytics
12 19 (8.68%) Software Architecture
12 19 (8.68%) Time Management
12 19 (8.68%) Information Security
13 18 (8.22%) Computer Forensics
14 16 (7.31%) Mentoring
15 15 (6.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 132 (60.27%) Java
2 129 (58.90%) C++
3 120 (54.79%) C
4 115 (52.51%) C#
5 89 (40.64%) JavaScript
6 65 (29.68%) Python
7 54 (24.66%) Ruby
8 44 (20.09%) SQL
9 28 (12.79%) Perl
10 18 (8.22%) Assembly Language
11 14 (6.39%) VB.NET
12 12 (5.48%) Embedded C
12 12 (5.48%) Objective-C
13 11 (5.02%) Embedded C++
14 6 (2.74%) T-SQL
15 5 (2.28%) PHP
16 3 (1.37%) Delphi
16 3 (1.37%) VB
17 2 (0.91%) VC++
17 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (42.92%) Security Cleared
2 55 (25.11%) DV Cleared
3 44 (20.09%) SC Cleared
4 36 (16.44%) Degree
5 11 (5.02%) Linux+ Certification
5 11 (5.02%) GIAC
5 11 (5.02%) CCNA
5 11 (5.02%) CISSP
5 11 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (5.02%) MCSE
5 11 (5.02%) SSCP
6 7 (3.20%) HND
7 6 (2.74%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (2.28%) PhD
9 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.46%) APMP
9 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (9.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 20 (9.13%) Hyper-V
2 15 (6.85%) Firmware
Vendors
1 56 (25.57%) Oracle
2 47 (21.46%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.13%) VMware
4 18 (8.22%) IBM
5 9 (4.11%) Perforce
6 8 (3.65%) SAP
6 8 (3.65%) Apple
7 4 (1.83%) Zend
8 3 (1.37%) Google
8 3 (1.37%) TIBCO
8 3 (1.37%) Sybase
9 2 (0.91%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.46%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.46%) ESRI
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Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum
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Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
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