The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Software Developer
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 30 35
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 15 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 6.20% 5.02% 5.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.33% 5.08% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 15
Median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,900 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £50,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

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 237 236 282
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 97.93% 98.74% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 210 152 238
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.52% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Gloucester

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) CSS
3 10 (52.63%) HTML
4 9 (47.37%) C++
4 9 (47.37%) Python
4 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
5 8 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
5 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 8 (42.11%) .NET
6 7 (36.84%) Java
7 6 (31.58%) SQL
7 6 (31.58%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) MVC
7 6 (31.58%) Big Data
8 5 (26.32%) CSS3
8 5 (26.32%) HTML5
8 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
8 5 (26.32%) Android
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (26.32%) Java EE
9 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (21.05%) STL
9 4 (21.05%) MySQL
9 4 (21.05%) C
9 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
9 4 (21.05%) Ruby
9 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (21.05%) Git (software)

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (21.05%) Apache Spark
1 4 (21.05%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) Big Data
2 4 (21.05%) Apache Hive
2 4 (21.05%) Hadoop
2 4 (21.05%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.26%) Electronics
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) CSS
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 5 (26.32%) CSS3
4 5 (26.32%) HTML5
4 5 (26.32%) Java EE
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (21.05%) STL
6 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (10.53%) jQuery
7 2 (10.53%) Node.js
7 2 (10.53%) REST
7 2 (10.53%) Spring
7 2 (10.53%) XML
8 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
8 1 (5.26%) JSON
8 1 (5.26%) LINQ
8 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Android
2 5 (26.32%) Apple iOS
3 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 2 (10.53%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
2 8 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (31.58%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Android Development
6 3 (15.79%) iOS Development
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) TDD
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) DevOps
8 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
8 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
8 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.26%) OOP
8 1 (5.26%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 9 (47.37%) C++
3 9 (47.37%) Python
4 7 (36.84%) Java
5 6 (31.58%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) C
6 4 (21.05%) Ruby
7 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
7 3 (15.79%) PHP
7 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (5.26%) ES6
8 1 (5.26%) Fortran
8 1 (5.26%) Pascal
8 1 (5.26%) Perl
8 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) Telerik
1 1 (5.26%) Xamarin
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago