The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Software Engineer
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 32 31
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 14 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 5.76% 4.98% 5.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 5.04% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 12
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
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 238 238 276
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 97.94% 98.76% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 211 154 232
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Gloucester

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (76.00%) C++
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 13 (52.00%) C#
4 13 (52.00%) Python
5 11 (44.00%) C
6 10 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
7 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (36.00%) Linux
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (32.00%) EJB
8 8 (32.00%) HTML
8 8 (32.00%) DV Cleared
9 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (28.00%) Ruby
9 7 (28.00%) CSS
9 7 (28.00%) Spring
10 6 (24.00%) TDD
10 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
10 6 (24.00%) Java EE
10 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
11 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (20.00%) Big Data
11 5 (20.00%) Scrum
11 5 (20.00%) Web Services
11 5 (20.00%) Unix
12 4 (16.00%) Windows
12 4 (16.00%) STL
12 4 (16.00%) Perl

Software Engineer 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 (16.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (16.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
4 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
2 1 (4.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (20.00%) Big Data
3 4 (16.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
5 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (12.00%) JUnit
1 3 (12.00%) Maven
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.00%) Electronics
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) EJB
1 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 7 (28.00%) CSS
2 7 (28.00%) Spring
3 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (24.00%) Java EE
4 5 (20.00%) Web Services
5 4 (16.00%) .NET
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.00%) CSS3
5 4 (16.00%) HTML5
5 4 (16.00%) STL
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (12.00%) Java SE
6 3 (12.00%) Middleware
6 3 (12.00%) REST
6 3 (12.00%) RESTful
6 3 (12.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (12.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.00%) Windows
4 2 (8.00%) Android
4 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (24.00%) TDD
6 5 (20.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (12.00%) BDD
8 3 (12.00%) Customer Insight
8 3 (12.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 3 (12.00%) MVC
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Optimisation
8 3 (12.00%) Software Delivery
8 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (8.00%) DevOps
9 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C++
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) Python
3 11 (44.00%) C
4 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) Ruby
6 4 (16.00%) Perl
7 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
8 2 (8.00%) Fortran
8 2 (8.00%) Pascal
9 1 (4.00%) Embedded C
9 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
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