The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 10 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 165 157 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.68% 16.04% 15.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.67% 20.99% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 155 141 154
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £46,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
697 748 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 74.71% 76.40% 75.28%
Number of salaries quoted 617 644 701
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 £29,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Software Engineering
South West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +11 92 £40,000 -3.61% 10
Gloucester +13 23 £42,500 -7.60% 5
Tewkesbury -3 8 £43,750 +45.83% 1
Cirencester +3 3 £40,000 - 2
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 192 (71.11%) C++
2 168 (62.22%) C#
3 148 (54.81%) Java
4 133 (49.26%) C
5 116 (42.96%) Security Cleared
6 97 (35.93%) Linux
7 88 (32.59%) SQL
8 81 (30.00%) .NET
9 75 (27.78%) Computer Science
10 74 (27.41%) Degree
11 63 (23.33%) DV Cleared
12 60 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (19.63%) HTML
14 49 (18.15%) J2EE
15 48 (17.78%) Windows
16 47 (17.41%) Aerospace
17 45 (16.67%) Telecoms
17 45 (16.67%) XML
17 45 (16.67%) JavaScript
18 41 (15.19%) ASP.NET
18 41 (15.19%) Microsoft
19 40 (14.81%) Web Development
19 40 (14.81%) Qt
20 39 (14.44%) Python
20 39 (14.44%) UNIX
21 38 (14.07%) UML
22 37 (13.70%) SQL Server
22 37 (13.70%) WebLogic
22 37 (13.70%) Hibernate
23 36 (13.33%) EJB

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 37 (13.70%) WebLogic
2 10 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.37%) uWSGI
3 1 (0.37%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (7.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.48%) Network Security
2 30 (11.11%) HTTP
3 20 (7.41%) Ethernet
4 12 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.33%) DHCP
5 9 (3.33%) SAN
6 6 (2.22%) SSL
7 5 (1.85%) Internet
8 2 (0.74%) SMS
9 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (13.70%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.19%) MySQL
3 13 (4.81%) Hadoop
4 7 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.11%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.74%) DTS
7 2 (0.74%) Big Data
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.37%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 26 (9.63%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.22%) Subversion
3 5 (1.85%) PVCS
4 4 (1.48%) LabVIEW
5 3 (1.11%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.74%) NUnit
6 2 (0.74%) Selenium
6 2 (0.74%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (0.74%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (17.41%) Aerospace
2 45 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 33 (12.22%) Military
4 20 (7.41%) Electronics
5 5 (1.85%) Games
5 5 (1.85%) Marketing
6 4 (1.48%) Finance
6 4 (1.48%) Automotive
7 3 (1.11%) Advertising
8 2 (0.74%) Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 153 (56.67%) Software Engineer
2 75 (27.78%) Developer
3 29 (10.74%) Software Developer
4 28 (10.37%) Senior Software Engineer
5 20 (7.41%) Development Engineer
6 19 (7.04%) C# Developer
7 18 (6.67%) Consultant
8 16 (5.93%) C++ Software Engineer
9 15 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
9 15 (5.56%) Graduate
10 14 (5.19%) Junior
10 14 (5.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 14 (5.19%) C++ Developer
11 12 (4.44%) Software Manager
12 11 (4.07%) Software Development Manager
12 11 (4.07%) Senior Development Engineer
12 11 (4.07%) .NET Developer
12 11 (4.07%) Development Manager
13 9 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
13 9 (3.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (30.00%) .NET
2 53 (19.63%) HTML
3 49 (18.15%) J2EE
4 45 (16.67%) XML
5 41 (15.19%) ASP.NET
6 40 (14.81%) Qt
7 37 (13.70%) Hibernate
8 36 (13.33%) EJB
9 29 (10.74%) Spring
10 27 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 23 (8.52%) jQuery
11 23 (8.52%) CSS
12 16 (5.93%) HTML5
13 13 (4.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 13 (4.81%) WinForms
13 13 (4.81%) Web Services
13 13 (4.81%) COM
14 12 (4.44%) D-Bus
15 8 (2.96%) JSF
15 8 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 75 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 34 (12.59%) Digital Media
2 34 (12.59%) Mobile App
3 30 (11.11%) iPhone
4 19 (7.04%) Mathematics
5 16 (5.93%) CAN bus
6 14 (5.19%) Physics
7 13 (4.81%) CCTV
8 8 (2.96%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.22%) PKI
10 4 (1.48%) Firmware
10 4 (1.48%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (1.11%) Device Driver
11 3 (1.11%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.74%) Cryptography
12 2 (0.74%) Statistics
12 2 (0.74%) Handset
12 2 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
13 1 (0.37%) PMI
13 1 (0.37%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 97 (35.93%) Linux
2 48 (17.78%) Windows
3 39 (14.44%) UNIX
4 30 (11.11%) Android
5 27 (10.00%) HPUX
5 27 (10.00%) Solaris
6 7 (2.59%) VxWorks
7 6 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (14.81%) Web Development
3 38 (14.07%) UML
4 32 (11.85%) Scrum
4 32 (11.85%) Cyber Security
5 31 (11.48%) MVC
6 28 (10.37%) Information Assurance
6 28 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (10.37%) Android Development
6 28 (10.37%) iOS Development
7 21 (7.78%) OO
8 18 (6.67%) Software Architecture
8 18 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 18 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 15 (5.56%) Configuration Management
10 14 (5.19%) Requirements Analysis
11 11 (4.07%) Kanban
11 11 (4.07%) CMMI
12 9 (3.33%) ITIL
13 8 (2.96%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 192 (71.11%) C++
2 168 (62.22%) C#
3 148 (54.81%) Java
4 133 (49.26%) C
5 88 (32.59%) SQL
6 45 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 39 (14.44%) Python
8 29 (10.74%) Embedded C
9 26 (9.63%) Shell Script
10 25 (9.26%) Ruby
11 22 (8.15%) Perl
12 21 (7.78%) VB
13 19 (7.04%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.59%) Assembly Language
15 6 (2.22%) PHP
16 5 (1.85%) Embedded C++
17 4 (1.48%) Bash Shell
18 3 (1.11%) Ada
18 3 (1.11%) Delphi
18 3 (1.11%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 116 (42.96%) Security Cleared
2 74 (27.41%) Degree
3 63 (23.33%) DV Cleared
4 21 (7.78%) SC Cleared
5 18 (6.67%) ISEB
6 3 (1.11%) PhD
6 3 (1.11%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.37%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.37%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.00%) IEC 61508
2 19 (7.04%) DO-178B
3 16 (5.93%) TickIT
4 3 (1.11%) QA
5 2 (0.74%) JTAG
System Software
1 9 (3.33%) VMware ESX
1 9 (3.33%) vSphere
2 6 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.37%) Ansible
2 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 41 (15.19%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.37%) BT
3 27 (10.00%) Citrix
4 17 (6.30%) JBoss
4 17 (6.30%) Oracle
5 13 (4.81%) HP
6 9 (3.33%) Cisco
6 9 (3.33%) NetApp
6 9 (3.33%) Veritas
6 9 (3.33%) Symantec
6 9 (3.33%) VMware
6 9 (3.33%) Brocade
7 2 (0.74%) Symbian
8 1 (0.37%) Freescale
8 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £47000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol, Chippenham, Gloucester, Bath, Swindon,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-50,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Relocation, Pension & Healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Medical Cover
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheltenham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago
Gloucestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £3800 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 28 days ago
Bristol, Chippenham, Gloucester, Bath, Swindon,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000
Posted: 30+ days ago