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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 23 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 97 133 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.47% 14.96% 12.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.74% 19.56% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 84 127 91
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £26,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
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
826 680 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 80.66% 76.49% 80.24%
Number of salaries quoted 664 601 602
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,000 £53,000
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 4 March 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 March 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 -18 30 £40,000 -15.78% 6
Gloucester +8 23 £42,500 - 3
Tewkesbury -2 19 £33,500 -16.25% 2
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 140 (60.09%) C++
2 103 (44.21%) C#
3 81 (34.76%) Linux
4 75 (32.19%) C
5 72 (30.90%) Degree
6 70 (30.04%) HTML
6 70 (30.04%) Java
7 66 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
8 65 (27.90%) Windows
9 64 (27.47%) OO
10 57 (24.46%) Computer Science
11 53 (22.75%) SQL Server
12 52 (22.32%) JavaScript
12 52 (22.32%) Aerospace
13 51 (21.89%) .NET
14 50 (21.46%) Security Cleared
15 45 (19.31%) CSS
15 45 (19.31%) Microsoft
16 44 (18.88%) Python
17 41 (17.60%) OOD
18 37 (15.88%) DV Cleared
18 37 (15.88%) HTML5
19 30 (12.88%) jQuery
19 30 (12.88%) Oracle
19 30 (12.88%) SQL
20 29 (12.45%) Cyber Security
21 28 (12.02%) ASP.NET
21 28 (12.02%) Qt
22 27 (11.59%) Military
22 27 (11.59%) MySQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 16 (6.87%) IIS
2 11 (4.72%) JBoss
3 10 (4.29%) Apache
4 8 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.58%) CMS
5 6 (2.58%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.72%) Node.js
6 4 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.72%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.29%) DNN
7 3 (1.29%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.29%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.29%) Sitefinity
7 3 (1.29%) Kentico
8 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.29%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.43%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.43%) Simulink
4 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.30%) TCP/IP
2 15 (6.44%) Internet
3 9 (3.86%) HTTP
4 7 (3.00%) LDAP
4 7 (3.00%) Kerberos
4 7 (3.00%) SNMP
4 7 (3.00%) SMTP
4 7 (3.00%) Firewall
4 7 (3.00%) Ethernet
5 5 (2.15%) Network Security
6 4 (1.72%) SSL
7 2 (0.86%) LAN
7 2 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.43%) RFID
8 1 (0.43%) SAN
8 1 (0.43%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.75%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.59%) MySQL
3 14 (6.01%) Hadoop
4 9 (3.86%) Apache Accumulo
5 8 (3.43%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.58%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.58%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.15%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.15%) Big Data
9 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.43%) DTS
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (9.44%) Subversion
2 17 (7.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (4.72%) Visual Studio
4 5 (2.15%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.72%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.29%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.86%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
7 2 (0.86%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.86%) JUnit
7 2 (0.86%) Maven
8 1 (0.43%) GCC
General
1 52 (22.32%) Aerospace
2 27 (11.59%) Military
3 16 (6.87%) Finance
4 15 (6.44%) Avionics
5 12 (5.15%) Electronics
6 7 (3.00%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.72%) Banking
8 3 (1.29%) Marketing
8 3 (1.29%) Legal
9 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.86%) Retail
9 2 (0.86%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.86%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Automotive
10 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 158 (67.81%) Software Engineer
2 106 (45.49%) Developer
3 68 (29.18%) Software Developer
4 39 (16.74%) C++ Software Engineer
5 26 (11.16%) Programmer
5 26 (11.16%) C++ Developer
6 24 (10.30%) Software Programmer
7 21 (9.01%) Software Manager
8 17 (7.30%) Graduate
8 17 (7.30%) Senior Software Engineer
8 17 (7.30%) C++ Software Developer
9 13 (5.58%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 12 (5.15%) C# Developer
11 9 (3.86%) C++ Programmer
11 9 (3.86%) Web Developer
11 9 (3.86%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (3.43%) Senior Developer
13 7 (3.00%) C# Software Engineer
13 7 (3.00%) Junior
14 6 (2.58%) Cyber Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (30.04%) HTML
2 51 (21.89%) .NET
3 45 (19.31%) CSS
4 37 (15.88%) HTML5
5 30 (12.88%) jQuery
6 28 (12.02%) ASP.NET
6 28 (12.02%) Qt
7 25 (10.73%) J2EE
7 25 (10.73%) XML
8 13 (5.58%) REST
9 11 (4.72%) Web Services
10 10 (4.29%) CSS3
11 9 (3.86%) Middleware
11 9 (3.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (3.43%) Hibernate
12 8 (3.43%) WCF
12 8 (3.43%) JSON
13 6 (2.58%) LAMP
13 6 (2.58%) WPF
13 6 (2.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 57 (24.46%) Computer Science
2 23 (9.87%) Mathematics
3 19 (8.15%) Physics
4 15 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (6.01%) Chemistry
6 8 (3.43%) Visualisation
6 8 (3.43%) PKI
7 7 (3.00%) Open Source
7 7 (3.00%) User Experience
8 5 (2.15%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.72%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.29%) Smartphone
10 3 (1.29%) Blog
10 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.86%) Device Driver
11 2 (0.86%) CCTV
12 1 (0.43%) Smartcard
12 1 (0.43%) 3D Printing
Operating Systems
1 81 (34.76%) Linux
2 65 (27.90%) Windows
3 18 (7.73%) UNIX
4 10 (4.29%) Solaris
5 3 (1.29%) Android
5 3 (1.29%) HPUX
6 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.86%) AIX
6 2 (0.86%) CentOS
6 2 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (27.47%) OO
3 41 (17.60%) OOD
4 29 (12.45%) Cyber Security
5 23 (9.87%) Scrum
6 17 (7.30%) MVC
6 17 (7.30%) Signal Processing
7 16 (6.87%) Digital Signal Processing
7 16 (6.87%) Time Management
7 16 (6.87%) UML
8 13 (5.58%) Configuration Management
9 12 (5.15%) Computer Forensics
9 12 (5.15%) Web Development
10 11 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (4.29%) Systems Analysis
12 9 (3.86%) Unit Testing
13 8 (3.43%) CRM
13 8 (3.43%) Web Design
13 8 (3.43%) Information Security
14 7 (3.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 140 (60.09%) C++
2 103 (44.21%) C#
3 75 (32.19%) C
4 70 (30.04%) Java
5 52 (22.32%) JavaScript
6 44 (18.88%) Python
7 30 (12.88%) SQL
8 18 (7.73%) Ruby
9 14 (6.01%) Perl
10 12 (5.15%) Assembly Language
11 10 (4.29%) VB.NET
12 9 (3.86%) PHP
13 7 (3.00%) Bourne shell
13 7 (3.00%) VB
14 6 (2.58%) Shell Script
15 5 (2.15%) Embedded C
16 4 (1.72%) Embedded C++
17 3 (1.29%) Bash Shell
18 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
19 1 (0.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 72 (30.90%) Degree
2 50 (21.46%) Security Cleared
3 37 (15.88%) DV Cleared
4 21 (9.01%) SC Cleared
5 12 (5.15%) PhD
6 6 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.15%) VCP4
7 5 (2.15%) Postgraduate
8 3 (1.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.44%) DO-178B
2 6 (2.58%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) TickIT
3 1 (0.43%) ARP4754
3 1 (0.43%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 16 (6.87%) Hyper-V
2 7 (3.00%) qmail
2 7 (3.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.86%) Firmware
5 1 (0.43%) vSphere
5 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (3.00%) Zenoss
1 7 (3.00%) Nagios
1 7 (3.00%) yum
1 7 (3.00%) Puppet
1 7 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 45 (19.31%) Microsoft
2 30 (12.88%) Oracle
3 5 (2.15%) VMware
3 5 (2.15%) TIBCO
4 4 (1.72%) Sybase
4 4 (1.72%) Adobe
4 4 (1.72%) Zend
5 3 (1.29%) Google
5 3 (1.29%) Citrix
5 3 (1.29%) Twitter
6 2 (0.86%) Freescale
6 2 (0.86%) IBM
6 2 (0.86%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.86%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.43%) Brocade
7 1 (0.43%) Symantec
7 1 (0.43%) Cisco
7 1 (0.43%) HP
7 1 (0.43%) NetApp
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Bath, Clevedon, Gloucester, Stroud,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-48,000 + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26500.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol, Bath, Chippenham, Swindon, Gloucester,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago