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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 14 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 142 110 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.59% 10.83% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.68% 12.56% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 95 100 105
Average salary £48,250 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,250 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
803 876 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 88.14% 86.22% 77.39%
Number of salaries quoted 543 729 608
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +20 62 £55,000 +37.50% 9
Gloucester -3 28 £33,250 -21.76% 11
Tewkesbury +1 8 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Cirencester +4 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Fairford - 1 £52,500 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 210 (69.08%) Java
2 173 (56.91%) C++
3 163 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
4 160 (52.63%) C#
5 153 (50.33%) Security Cleared
6 137 (45.07%) C
7 113 (37.17%) Linux
8 108 (35.53%) DV Cleared
9 99 (32.57%) Cybersecurity
9 99 (32.57%) Degree
10 90 (29.61%) Scrum
11 81 (26.64%) JavaScript
12 78 (25.66%) Python
13 77 (25.33%) HTML
14 72 (23.68%) Hibernate
15 70 (23.03%) Telecoms
15 70 (23.03%) Hadoop
16 67 (22.04%) OO
17 66 (21.71%) XML
18 65 (21.38%) Java EE
19 64 (21.05%) CSS
20 63 (20.72%) MongoDB
21 60 (19.74%) Web Services
22 59 (19.41%) Big Data
23 56 (18.42%) Oracle
24 54 (17.76%) Ruby
25 52 (17.11%) Unix
26 51 (16.78%) JBoss
26 51 (16.78%) SC Cleared
27 50 (16.45%) SQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 51 (16.78%) JBoss
2 34 (11.18%) Tomcat
3 32 (10.53%) Apache Pig
4 19 (6.25%) Mule
4 19 (6.25%) Mule ESB
5 17 (5.59%) WebSphere
6 15 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (4.93%) WebSphere Application Server
7 14 (4.61%) Node.js
8 10 (3.29%) Confluence
9 3 (0.99%) Apache
9 3 (0.99%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.66%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.66%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.33%) CMS
11 1 (0.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (1.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.33%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 20 (6.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (8.88%) SaaS
3 19 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (3.29%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (13.49%) TCP/IP
2 32 (10.53%) Firewall
3 10 (3.29%) Broadband
4 3 (0.99%) Internet
5 2 (0.66%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.66%) LDAP
6 1 (0.33%) SAN
6 1 (0.33%) Wireless
6 1 (0.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (23.03%) Hadoop
2 63 (20.72%) MongoDB
3 59 (19.41%) Big Data
4 35 (11.51%) NoSQL
5 32 (10.53%) Apache Hive
6 23 (7.57%) SQL Server
7 20 (6.58%) MySQL
8 19 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (3.29%) RDBMS
9 10 (3.29%) Relational Database
10 7 (2.30%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.97%) Apache Accumulo
12 5 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (1.32%) DB2
14 3 (0.99%) OrientDB
15 2 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
15 2 (0.66%) IBM InfoSphere
15 2 (0.66%) Neo4j
15 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
15 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 45 (14.80%) JIRA
2 35 (11.51%) JUnit
3 30 (9.87%) Git (software)
4 25 (8.22%) Selenium
5 19 (6.25%) IntelliJ
6 15 (4.93%) Cucumber
7 13 (4.28%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.97%) ClearCase
8 6 (1.97%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.32%) dotCover
10 4 (1.32%) FindBugs
10 4 (1.32%) Maven
10 4 (1.32%) Rational Application Developer
10 4 (1.32%) ReSharper
11 3 (0.99%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (0.99%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.66%) Subversion
12 2 (0.66%) Toad
12 2 (0.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 70 (23.03%) Telecoms
2 35 (11.51%) Finance
3 30 (9.87%) Manufacturing
4 24 (7.89%) Electronics
4 24 (7.89%) Marketing
5 19 (6.25%) Retail
6 11 (3.62%) Military
7 5 (1.64%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Avionics
9 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 142 (46.71%) Software Engineer
2 86 (28.29%) Developer
3 51 (16.78%) Java Developer
4 29 (9.54%) Java Engineer
5 28 (9.21%) C# Software Engineer
6 27 (8.88%) Senior Developer
6 27 (8.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 21 (6.91%) Software Developer
8 19 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
8 19 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
9 18 (5.92%) C++ Software Engineer
9 18 (5.92%) Graduate
9 18 (5.92%) Principal Software Engineer
10 16 (5.26%) Test Manager
11 15 (4.93%) Test Engineer
12 13 (4.28%) C Software Engineer
12 13 (4.28%) Senior Software Engineer
13 11 (3.62%) C# Developer
14 10 (3.29%) Integration Manager
14 10 (3.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (25.33%) HTML
2 72 (23.68%) Hibernate
3 66 (21.71%) XML
4 65 (21.38%) Java EE
5 64 (21.05%) CSS
6 60 (19.74%) Web Services
7 48 (15.79%) J2EE
8 46 (15.13%) Spring
9 43 (14.14%) .NET
10 42 (13.82%) jQuery
11 36 (11.84%) JSF
12 32 (10.53%) STL
13 31 (10.20%) Apache Camel
14 30 (9.87%) AngularJS
15 29 (9.54%) REST
16 26 (8.55%) HTML5
17 25 (8.22%) EJB
18 19 (6.25%) ASP.NET
18 19 (6.25%) SOAP
18 19 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.49%) Computer Science
2 31 (10.20%) Cybercrime
3 28 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (6.91%) Mathematics
5 16 (5.26%) Algorithms
6 15 (4.93%) User Experience
7 13 (4.28%) Physics
8 8 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.63%) PKI
8 8 (2.63%) Visualisation
9 7 (2.30%) Digital Media
10 5 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (1.64%) VHDL
11 4 (1.32%) Cyber Attack
12 3 (0.99%) Life Science
13 2 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.66%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
13 2 (0.66%) Internet of Things
14 1 (0.33%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 113 (37.17%) Linux
2 52 (17.11%) Unix
3 46 (15.13%) Apple iOS
4 44 (14.47%) Android
5 31 (10.20%) Windows
6 6 (1.97%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.99%) CentOS
7 3 (0.99%) Debian
7 3 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.99%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.99%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.66%) AIX
9 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.33%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (32.57%) Cybersecurity
3 90 (29.61%) Scrum
4 67 (22.04%) OO
5 46 (15.13%) Reverse Engineering
5 46 (15.13%) UML
6 40 (13.16%) Configuration Management
6 40 (13.16%) SDLC
7 38 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 38 (12.50%) TDD
8 37 (12.17%) Ethical Hacking
9 33 (10.86%) Mobile Development
10 32 (10.53%) Multithreading
11 30 (9.87%) Programme Management
12 29 (9.54%) MVC
13 26 (8.55%) Kanban
13 26 (8.55%) Software Architecture
13 26 (8.55%) Software Delivery
14 24 (7.89%) Analytics
14 24 (7.89%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 210 (69.08%) Java
2 173 (56.91%) C++
3 160 (52.63%) C#
4 137 (45.07%) C
5 81 (26.64%) JavaScript
6 78 (25.66%) Python
7 54 (17.76%) Ruby
8 50 (16.45%) SQL
9 44 (14.47%) Perl
10 32 (10.53%) Objective-C
11 13 (4.28%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.96%) Assembly Language
12 9 (2.96%) VB
13 8 (2.63%) Korn
13 8 (2.63%) Shell Script
14 6 (1.97%) Scala
15 5 (1.64%) PHP
16 3 (0.99%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.66%) Delphi
17 2 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 153 (50.33%) Security Cleared
2 108 (35.53%) DV Cleared
3 99 (32.57%) Degree
4 51 (16.78%) SC Cleared
5 32 (10.53%) CCNA
5 32 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (10.53%) CISSP
5 32 (10.53%) GIAC
5 32 (10.53%) Linux+ Certification
5 32 (10.53%) MCSE
5 32 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (10.53%) SANS
5 32 (10.53%) SSCP
6 18 (5.92%) HND
6 18 (5.92%) PhD
7 16 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
8 8 (2.63%) HNC
9 3 (0.99%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.29%) SLA
2 2 (0.66%) MISRA
2 2 (0.66%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 8 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 56 (18.42%) Oracle
2 22 (7.24%) Apple
3 21 (6.91%) IBM
4 20 (6.58%) SAP
5 19 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 10 (3.29%) BT
7 8 (2.63%) VMware
8 7 (2.30%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.32%) Perforce
9 4 (1.32%) Zend
10 3 (0.99%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.66%) HP
11 2 (0.66%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.33%) Telelogic
12 1 (0.33%) Xilinx
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