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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 12 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 149 150 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 16.78% 15.67% 10.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.24% 17.58% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 119 102 93
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,700 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%

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
817 853 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.00% 89.13% 87.49%
Number of salaries quoted 668 562 714
Median salary £45,000 £48,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -4 48 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Gloucester -5 26 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Stroud - 4 £36,250 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 253 (74.41%) Java
2 241 (70.88%) Security Cleared
3 203 (59.71%) C++
4 197 (57.94%) Agile Software Development
5 173 (50.88%) DV Cleared
6 163 (47.94%) C
7 150 (44.12%) Cybersecurity
8 145 (42.65%) Python
9 140 (41.18%) Linux
10 124 (36.47%) C#
11 118 (34.71%) JavaScript
12 104 (30.59%) Big Data
13 90 (26.47%) HTML
14 87 (25.59%) Spring
15 85 (25.00%) MongoDB
16 75 (22.06%) Hadoop
16 75 (22.06%) Java EE
16 75 (22.06%) J2EE
17 70 (20.59%) Reverse Engineering
18 68 (20.00%) Android
19 64 (18.82%) Hibernate
20 63 (18.53%) Unix
20 63 (18.53%) Degree
21 59 (17.35%) Oracle
21 59 (17.35%) CSS
22 58 (17.06%) Web Services
23 57 (16.76%) Scrum
24 55 (16.18%) SQL
24 55 (16.18%) Mentoring
25 52 (15.29%) OO

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 45 (13.24%) WebLogic
2 43 (12.65%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (12.65%) JBoss
3 42 (12.35%) Apache Pig
4 20 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 16 (4.71%) Apache Spark
6 14 (4.12%) Confluence
6 14 (4.12%) Tomcat
7 13 (3.82%) Apache
8 11 (3.24%) Mule
8 11 (3.24%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (0.59%) MS Excel
1 2 (0.59%) MS Office
2 1 (0.29%) Doxygen
2 1 (0.29%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 14 (4.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.59%) SaaS
2 18 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.24%) GitHub
4 10 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (2.06%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.88%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.29%) TCP/IP
2 22 (6.47%) Firewall
3 21 (6.18%) Internet
4 13 (3.82%) SSL
5 11 (3.24%) HTTP
6 10 (2.94%) Network Security
7 8 (2.35%) RS-485
8 7 (2.06%) HTTPS
9 6 (1.76%) Modbus
9 6 (1.76%) Wireless
10 2 (0.59%) ASN.1
10 2 (0.59%) LAN
10 2 (0.59%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.29%) FCoE
11 1 (0.29%) RS-232
11 1 (0.29%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (30.59%) Big Data
2 85 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 75 (22.06%) Hadoop
4 46 (13.53%) MySQL
5 43 (12.65%) Apache Hive
6 36 (10.59%) NoSQL
7 20 (5.88%) OrientDB
8 19 (5.59%) Data Mining
9 18 (5.29%) Relational Database
10 15 (4.41%) SQL Server
11 14 (4.12%) RDBMS
12 10 (2.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.47%) Apache Accumulo
14 4 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database
16 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
16 1 (0.29%) Neo4j
16 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
16 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
16 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 36 (10.59%) JIRA
2 35 (10.29%) JUnit
3 23 (6.76%) Git (software)
4 21 (6.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 19 (5.59%) Bitbucket
6 17 (5.00%) Jenkins
7 12 (3.53%) EasyMock
7 12 (3.53%) Selenium
8 10 (2.94%) IntelliJ
9 6 (1.76%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.47%) Ant
10 5 (1.47%) CodeSonar
10 5 (1.47%) git-flow
10 5 (1.47%) Maven
10 5 (1.47%) QUnit
10 5 (1.47%) Robot Framework
11 3 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (0.59%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.59%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (12.65%) Games
2 37 (10.88%) Telecoms
3 33 (9.71%) Finance
4 25 (7.35%) Electronics
5 23 (6.76%) Manufacturing
6 14 (4.12%) Marketing
7 10 (2.94%) Retail
8 8 (2.35%) Military
9 3 (0.88%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 178 (52.35%) Software Engineer
2 105 (30.88%) Developer
3 70 (20.59%) Java Engineer
4 66 (19.41%) Java Software Engineer
5 41 (12.06%) Java Developer
6 40 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
7 39 (11.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 34 (10.00%) Software Developer
9 21 (6.18%) C# Software Engineer
9 21 (6.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (6.18%) Test Engineer
10 20 (5.88%) Consultant
10 20 (5.88%) Software Consultant
10 20 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
11 19 (5.59%) Embedded Engineer
12 18 (5.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 16 (4.71%) Java Software Developer
13 16 (4.71%) Research Engineer
14 14 (4.12%) Graduate
15 13 (3.82%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (26.47%) HTML
2 87 (25.59%) Spring
3 75 (22.06%) J2EE
3 75 (22.06%) Java EE
4 64 (18.82%) Hibernate
5 59 (17.35%) CSS
6 58 (17.06%) Web Services
7 49 (14.41%) HTML5
8 46 (13.53%) EJB
8 46 (13.53%) XML
9 42 (12.35%) AngularJS
10 39 (11.47%) Node.js
10 39 (11.47%) STL
11 37 (10.88%) REST
12 35 (10.29%) CSS3
13 33 (9.71%) jQuery
14 31 (9.12%) SOAP
14 31 (9.12%) Spring MVC
15 25 (7.35%) Apache Camel
15 25 (7.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
1 33 (9.71%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.53%) Cyber Defence
3 20 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 19 (5.59%) Algorithms
5 16 (4.71%) Device Driver
6 15 (4.41%) PKI
7 14 (4.12%) Wiki
8 10 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (2.94%) Internet of Things
9 9 (2.65%) Cybercrime
9 9 (2.65%) VHDL
10 7 (2.06%) Cyberthreat
10 7 (2.06%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.76%) Industrial Internet of Things
11 6 (1.76%) iPhone
12 5 (1.47%) User Experience
13 4 (1.18%) CAN bus
13 4 (1.18%) Social Media
14 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 140 (41.18%) Linux
2 68 (20.00%) Android
3 63 (18.53%) Unix
4 50 (14.71%) Apple iOS
5 40 (11.76%) Windows
6 21 (6.18%) Mac OS X
7 18 (5.29%) AIX
8 11 (3.24%) CentOS
8 11 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (1.76%) Windows Phone
10 4 (1.18%) FreeBSD
11 3 (0.88%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.88%) Solaris
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (57.94%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (44.12%) Cybersecurity
3 70 (20.59%) Reverse Engineering
4 57 (16.76%) Scrum
5 55 (16.18%) Mentoring
6 52 (15.29%) OO
7 42 (12.35%) Coaching
7 42 (12.35%) DevOps
8 41 (12.06%) Penetration Testing
9 39 (11.47%) Multithreading
10 38 (11.18%) Ethical Hacking
10 38 (11.18%) ITIL
11 32 (9.41%) Analytics
11 32 (9.41%) Mobile Development
12 31 (9.12%) User Stories
13 30 (8.82%) Data Analytics
14 29 (8.53%) Customer Requirements
15 27 (7.94%) UML
16 26 (7.65%) MVC
16 26 (7.65%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 253 (74.41%) Java
2 203 (59.71%) C++
3 163 (47.94%) C
4 145 (42.65%) Python
5 124 (36.47%) C#
6 118 (34.71%) JavaScript
7 55 (16.18%) SQL
8 49 (14.41%) Objective-C
9 47 (13.82%) Perl
10 36 (10.59%) Ruby
11 18 (5.29%) Embedded C
12 17 (5.00%) VB
13 10 (2.94%) Embedded C++
13 10 (2.94%) PowerShell
14 9 (2.65%) Bash Shell
15 8 (2.35%) PHP
16 7 (2.06%) Scala
17 5 (1.47%) Groovy
18 3 (0.88%) R
19 2 (0.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 241 (70.88%) Security Cleared
2 173 (50.88%) DV Cleared
3 63 (18.53%) Degree
4 30 (8.82%) CCNA
4 30 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (8.82%) CISSP
4 30 (8.82%) GIAC
4 30 (8.82%) Linux+ Certification
4 30 (8.82%) MCSE
4 30 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (8.82%) Network+ Certification
4 30 (8.82%) SANS
4 30 (8.82%) SSCP
5 27 (7.94%) SC Cleared
6 23 (6.76%) CompTIA Security+
6 23 (6.76%) Security+ Certification
7 5 (1.47%) PhD
8 1 (0.29%) HND
8 1 (0.29%) ISEB
8 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.88%) SLA
2 4 (1.18%) MISRA
3 3 (0.88%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.29%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 14 (4.12%) Hyper-V
1 14 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.76%) Docker
3 5 (1.47%) vSphere
4 3 (0.88%) Firmware
5 1 (0.29%) NFS
5 1 (0.29%) Samba
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (2.06%) Puppet
2 5 (1.47%) Salt
3 1 (0.29%) Ansible
3 1 (0.29%) Nagios
3 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 59 (17.35%) Oracle
2 19 (5.59%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.41%) VMware
4 14 (4.12%) SAP
5 12 (3.53%) Red Hat
6 10 (2.94%) Apple
7 6 (1.76%) Cisco
8 5 (1.47%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.88%) Google
10 2 (0.59%) EMC
11 1 (0.29%) Dell
11 1 (0.29%) Freescale
11 1 (0.29%) NetApp
11 1 (0.29%) Renesas
11 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.29%) Zend
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