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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 23 21 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 96 101 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.15% 11.03% 15.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.17% 14.72% 20.09%
Number of salaries quoted 73 86 118
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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
789 686 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.40% 74.89% 78.61%
Number of salaries quoted 668 548 591
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -9 24 £45,000 +21.62% 4
Gloucester -14 17 £40,000 -12.08% 8
Cirencester +5 8 £37,000 +5.11% 2
Tewkesbury -1 5 £40,500 +88.37%
Lechlade - 3 £40,000 -
Stroud - 1 £45,000 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 121 (62.69%) C++
2 111 (57.51%) C
3 101 (52.33%) Java
4 96 (49.74%) C#
5 82 (42.49%) HTML
6 81 (41.97%) Agile Software Development
7 75 (38.86%) Linux
8 72 (37.31%) Security Cleared
9 68 (35.23%) JavaScript
10 64 (33.16%) CSS
11 59 (30.57%) Scrum
12 56 (29.02%) Oracle
13 55 (28.50%) Python
14 54 (27.98%) Microsoft
15 53 (27.46%) .NET
16 49 (25.39%) HTML5
17 47 (24.35%) Windows
18 46 (23.83%) OO
19 45 (23.32%) Ruby
20 42 (21.76%) jQuery
21 41 (21.24%) Hibernate
22 40 (20.73%) DV Cleared
23 39 (20.21%) Degree
24 38 (19.69%) J2EE
24 38 (19.69%) SQL Server
24 38 (19.69%) SDLC
25 37 (19.17%) Spring
26 36 (18.65%) SC Cleared
27 34 (17.62%) MongoDB
28 32 (16.58%) MySQL

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (15.03%) Node.js
2 22 (11.40%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (8.81%) JBoss
4 10 (5.18%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.63%) IIS
5 7 (3.63%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.63%) Confluence
6 5 (2.59%) CMS
6 5 (2.59%) Mule
6 5 (2.59%) Mule ESB
6 5 (2.59%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.55%) DNN
7 3 (1.55%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.55%) Sitefinity
7 3 (1.55%) Kentico
8 2 (1.04%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.52%) MQSeries
Applications
1 11 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.04%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.52%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (2.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.59%) Google Analytics
1 5 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.07%) SaaS
2 4 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.29%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.66%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 34 (17.62%) MongoDB
3 32 (16.58%) MySQL
4 24 (12.44%) Relational Database
5 23 (11.92%) RDBMS
6 20 (10.36%) Big Data
7 12 (6.22%) Hadoop
8 8 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.07%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.07%) Apache Accumulo
9 4 (2.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.04%) MS Access
11 1 (0.52%) DTS
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 30 (15.54%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.84%) ClearCase
3 18 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (6.22%) Maven
5 11 (5.70%) JIRA
6 8 (4.15%) JUnit
7 7 (3.63%) FindBugs
7 7 (3.63%) dotCover
7 7 (3.63%) ReSharper
7 7 (3.63%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.11%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.07%) IntelliJ
9 4 (2.07%) TestNG
9 4 (2.07%) Subversion
10 2 (1.04%) Toad
10 2 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 24 (12.44%) Aerospace
2 22 (11.40%) Military
2 22 (11.40%) Telecoms
3 20 (10.36%) Finance
4 15 (7.77%) Electronics
5 11 (5.70%) Automotive
6 10 (5.18%) Marketing
7 8 (4.15%) Retail
8 6 (3.11%) Manufacturing
9 4 (2.07%) Avionics
10 2 (1.04%) Legal
11 1 (0.52%) Banking
11 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 143 (74.09%) Software Engineer
2 63 (32.64%) Developer
3 32 (16.58%) Software Developer
4 26 (13.47%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 15 (7.77%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (7.25%) Web Developer
7 12 (6.22%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (4.66%) Programmer
9 8 (4.15%) Java Developer
9 8 (4.15%) .NET Developer
9 8 (4.15%) Graduate
10 7 (3.63%) Junior
10 7 (3.63%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.63%) Team Leader
10 7 (3.63%) Firmware Engineer
11 5 (2.59%) Junior Developer
11 5 (2.59%) Architect
11 5 (2.59%) Junior Web Developer
11 5 (2.59%) Java Architect
11 5 (2.59%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (42.49%) HTML
2 64 (33.16%) CSS
3 53 (27.46%) .NET
4 49 (25.39%) HTML5
5 42 (21.76%) jQuery
6 41 (21.24%) Hibernate
7 38 (19.69%) J2EE
8 37 (19.17%) Spring
9 31 (16.06%) Middleware
10 28 (14.51%) CSS3
11 26 (13.47%) REST
11 26 (13.47%) Apache Camel
12 24 (12.44%) XML
13 22 (11.40%) ASP.NET
14 20 (10.36%) WCF
15 19 (9.84%) Web Services
16 15 (7.77%) WPF
16 15 (7.77%) JSON
17 9 (4.66%) SOAP
17 9 (4.66%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.44%) Computer Science
2 22 (11.40%) Visualisation
3 20 (10.36%) PKI
4 11 (5.70%) Mathematics
4 11 (5.70%) Physics
5 9 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.63%) Digital Media
6 7 (3.63%) Chemistry
7 6 (3.11%) User Experience
8 5 (2.59%) DTV
9 3 (1.55%) GIS
9 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.55%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.04%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (1.04%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.04%) Blog
11 1 (0.52%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 75 (38.86%) Linux
2 47 (24.35%) Windows
3 4 (2.07%) UNIX
3 4 (2.07%) Android
4 3 (1.55%) Debian
4 3 (1.55%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (41.97%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (30.57%) Scrum
3 46 (23.83%) OO
4 38 (19.69%) SDLC
5 26 (13.47%) Time Management
6 25 (12.95%) Analytics
6 25 (12.95%) Cyber Security
7 24 (12.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 24 (12.44%) Configuration Management
8 22 (11.40%) UML
8 22 (11.40%) DevOps
9 20 (10.36%) Data Analytics
9 20 (10.36%) Big Data Analytics
10 19 (9.84%) TDD
10 19 (9.84%) Information Security
11 15 (7.77%) Computer Forensics
11 15 (7.77%) MVC
12 14 (7.25%) RUP
13 13 (6.74%) OOD
14 12 (6.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 121 (62.69%) C++
2 111 (57.51%) C
3 101 (52.33%) Java
4 96 (49.74%) C#
5 68 (35.23%) JavaScript
6 55 (28.50%) Python
7 45 (23.32%) Ruby
8 28 (14.51%) SQL
9 24 (12.44%) Perl
10 16 (8.29%) Assembly Language
11 14 (7.25%) VB.NET
11 14 (7.25%) Embedded C
12 12 (6.22%) Embedded C++
13 4 (2.07%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.07%) PHP
14 3 (1.55%) VB
15 2 (1.04%) VC++
15 2 (1.04%) Delphi
16 1 (0.52%) XQuery
16 1 (0.52%) Ada
Qualifications
1 72 (37.31%) Security Cleared
2 40 (20.73%) DV Cleared
3 39 (20.21%) Degree
4 36 (18.65%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.11%) PhD
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.52%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.04%) SLA
1 2 (1.04%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.52%) ARP4754
System Software
1 20 (10.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 20 (10.36%) Hyper-V
2 15 (7.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 56 (29.02%) Oracle
2 54 (27.98%) Microsoft
3 20 (10.36%) VMware
4 8 (4.15%) IBM
5 7 (3.63%) TIBCO
5 7 (3.63%) Perforce
6 6 (3.11%) Sybase
7 5 (2.59%) SAP
7 5 (2.59%) Google
8 4 (2.07%) Apple
9 2 (1.04%) Adobe
9 2 (1.04%) Zend
9 2 (1.04%) Twitter
9 2 (1.04%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.52%) ESRI
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Cirencester
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cirencester
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30 - £31 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Mitcheldean
Computer Futures
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago