The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 36 30 28
Rank change year-on-year -6 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 1.79% 5.08% 6.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 5.13% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 10
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 215 195 231
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 95.98% 98.98% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 198 120 199
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Gloucester

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in Gloucester.

Salary trend for Software Developer in Gloucester

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Gloucester over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Gloucester

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucester region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) Python
5 7 (36.84%) C++
6 6 (31.58%) HTML
6 6 (31.58%) MVC
6 6 (31.58%) Spring
6 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
7 5 (26.32%) JSON
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 5 (26.32%) Java
7 5 (26.32%) OO
8 4 (21.05%) CSS
8 4 (21.05%) C
8 4 (21.05%) XML
8 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
8 4 (21.05%) REST
8 4 (21.05%) HTML5
8 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
8 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (21.05%) jQuery
8 4 (21.05%) Spring MVC
8 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.53%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Hive
2 3 (15.79%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.26%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Hudson
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) Spring
4 5 (26.32%) JSON
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) HTML5
5 4 (21.05%) jQuery
5 4 (21.05%) REST
5 4 (21.05%) Spring MVC
5 4 (21.05%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) CSS3
6 3 (15.79%) Java EE
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
8 1 (5.26%) LAMP
8 1 (5.26%) SOAP
8 1 (5.26%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) MVC
3 5 (26.32%) OO
4 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.53%) DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
7 1 (5.26%) Logistics
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) C++
3 7 (36.84%) Python
4 5 (26.32%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) C
5 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
6 2 (10.53%) Perl
6 2 (10.53%) PHP
6 2 (10.53%) Ruby
7 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter
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