The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £47,500 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 Engineer
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 29 29 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 11 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 4.91% 5.58% 6.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 5.64% 6.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 15
Median salary £47,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £57,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Gloucester

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Gloucester

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

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

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Gloucester

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (82.61%) C++
3 17 (73.91%) Java
3 17 (73.91%) Python
4 14 (60.87%) C#
5 13 (56.52%) HTML
5 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
6 12 (52.17%) Linux
6 12 (52.17%) Hibernate
6 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
7 11 (47.83%) Ruby
7 11 (47.83%) CSS
8 10 (43.48%) Perl
8 10 (43.48%) C
8 10 (43.48%) Oracle
8 10 (43.48%) DV Cleared
8 10 (43.48%) MongoDB
9 9 (39.13%) Hadoop
9 9 (39.13%) Web Services
9 9 (39.13%) EJB
10 8 (34.78%) Unix
10 8 (34.78%) jQuery
11 7 (30.43%) SQL
11 7 (30.43%) J2EE
12 6 (26.09%) Spring
12 6 (26.09%) JSF
12 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
12 6 (26.09%) XML
12 6 (26.09%) UML

Software Engineer 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 6 (26.09%) JBoss
2 4 (17.39%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (13.04%) Apache Spark
3 3 (13.04%) IIS
3 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MongoDB
2 9 (39.13%) Hadoop
3 5 (21.74%) Big Data
4 4 (17.39%) MySQL
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 3 (13.04%) Apache Hive
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
7 1 (4.35%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Eclipse
1 3 (13.04%) Maven
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) Hibernate
3 11 (47.83%) CSS
4 9 (39.13%) EJB
4 9 (39.13%) Web Services
5 8 (34.78%) jQuery
6 7 (30.43%) J2EE
7 6 (26.09%) JSF
7 6 (26.09%) Spring
7 6 (26.09%) XML
8 5 (21.74%) CSS3
8 5 (21.74%) HTML5
8 5 (21.74%) Java EE
8 5 (21.74%) Middleware
9 4 (17.39%) .NET
9 4 (17.39%) Java SE
10 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
10 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
10 3 (13.04%) LAMP
10 3 (13.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mainframe
1 3 (13.04%) PKI
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Android
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
3 6 (26.09%) Software Architecture
3 6 (26.09%) Software Delivery
3 6 (26.09%) UML
4 5 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (21.74%) Mentoring
4 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) BDD
5 3 (13.04%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Customer Insight
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) DevOps
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C++
2 17 (73.91%) Java
2 17 (73.91%) Python
3 14 (60.87%) C#
4 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
5 11 (47.83%) Ruby
6 10 (43.48%) C
6 10 (43.48%) Perl
7 7 (30.43%) SQL
8 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
9 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (4.35%) Fortran
9 1 (4.35%) Pascal
9 1 (4.35%) PHP
9 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 10 (43.48%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) IBM
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £65,000
Posted: 2 days ago