Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 23 22
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 156 192 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 9.32% 11.21% 11.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 22.74% 34.16% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 104 131 166
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £19,750 £20,500 £27,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +15.71%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 686 562 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 40.98% 32.81% 42.27%
Number of salaries quoted 507 406 606
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £29,900 £25,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Gloucestershire

Degree
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Degree in Gloucestershire

Degree
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Gloucestershire

Degree
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +13 58 £55,000 +83.33% 19
Gloucester +11 28 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Cirencester +22 12 £21,000 -20.75% 3
Mitcheldean - 2 - -
Stroud +5 1 £27,000 -31.65%
Filton -3 1 - -
Tewkesbury -30 1 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Berkeley - 1 £30,000 -
Tetbury - 1 £55,000 -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 64 (41.03%) Security Cleared
2 60 (38.46%) C
3 55 (35.26%) DV Cleared
4 54 (34.62%) Software Engineering
4 54 (34.62%) Computer Science
5 42 (26.92%) C++
5 42 (26.92%) Python
6 41 (26.28%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (23.72%) C#
8 36 (23.08%) Java
9 32 (20.51%) Windows
10 31 (19.87%) SQL
11 30 (19.23%) Linux
12 27 (17.31%) JavaScript
12 27 (17.31%) Microsoft
12 27 (17.31%) Mathematics
12 27 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (16.67%) Electronics
14 25 (16.03%) SQL Server
15 24 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (14.10%) SC Cleared
17 21 (13.46%) Analytics
18 19 (12.18%) TDD
19 18 (11.54%) DevOps
19 18 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
20 17 (10.90%) Information Security
20 17 (10.90%) .NET
21 16 (10.26%) MySQL
21 16 (10.26%) Network Security
21 16 (10.26%) AngularJS

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 8 (5.13%) SAS
2 4 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.92%) CMS
4 2 (1.28%) Anypoint
4 2 (1.28%) Apache
4 2 (1.28%) Captiva
4 2 (1.28%) Confluence
4 2 (1.28%) Documentum
4 2 (1.28%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.28%) Mule
4 2 (1.28%) Mule ESB
4 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (3.21%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.64%) CATIA
4 1 (0.64%) InVision
4 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.64%) Simulink
4 1 (0.64%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.64%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.56%) Office 365
4 3 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.26%) Network Security
2 9 (5.77%) HTTP
3 8 (5.13%) Firewall
4 6 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 5 (3.21%) Ethernet
5 5 (3.21%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (2.56%) 2G
6 4 (2.56%) 3G
6 4 (2.56%) 4G
6 4 (2.56%) BGP-4
6 4 (2.56%) GSM
6 4 (2.56%) HTTPS
6 4 (2.56%) IPv4
6 4 (2.56%) IPv6
6 4 (2.56%) LAN
6 4 (2.56%) LTE
6 4 (2.56%) OSPF
6 4 (2.56%) UMTS
6 4 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.03%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.26%) MySQL
3 13 (8.33%) Big Data
4 6 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.92%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.28%) Power BI
8 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.64%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.64%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.49%) JIRA
2 7 (4.49%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.21%) JUnit
4 5 (3.21%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (1.92%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.92%) Maven
6 2 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.28%) Gradle
6 2 (1.28%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.64%) ERwin
7 1 (0.64%) Liquibase
7 1 (0.64%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.64%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 26 (16.67%) Electronics
2 14 (8.97%) Aerospace
3 10 (6.41%) Finance
3 10 (6.41%) Manufacturing
3 10 (6.41%) Military
3 10 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.85%) Automotive
5 5 (3.21%) Law
6 3 (1.92%) Marketing
7 2 (1.28%) Advertising
8 1 (0.64%) Back Office
8 1 (0.64%) French Language
8 1 (0.64%) Front Office
8 1 (0.64%) Games
8 1 (0.64%) German Language
8 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 31 (19.87%) Developer
3 16 (10.26%) Analyst
4 15 (9.62%) Graduate
5 14 (8.97%) Consultant
6 12 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 12 (7.69%) Junior
7 11 (7.05%) Embedded Engineer
7 11 (7.05%) Software Developer
8 10 (6.41%) Data Analyst
9 9 (5.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 7 (4.49%) Graduate Analyst
10 7 (4.49%) Graduate Data Analyst
10 7 (4.49%) Junior Analyst
10 7 (4.49%) Junior Data Analyst
10 7 (4.49%) Management Consultant
11 6 (3.85%) Data Scientist
11 6 (3.85%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 5 (3.21%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
12 5 (3.21%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.90%) .NET
2 16 (10.26%) AngularJS
3 13 (8.33%) Django
4 11 (7.05%) HTML
4 11 (7.05%) Web Services
4 11 (7.05%) XML
5 9 (5.77%) CSS
6 8 (5.13%) JSON
6 8 (5.13%) RESTful
7 7 (4.49%) XSLT
8 6 (3.85%) ASP.NET
9 5 (3.21%) WCF
10 4 (2.56%) jQuery
10 4 (2.56%) REST
10 4 (2.56%) Spring
11 3 (1.92%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.92%) Hibernate
11 3 (1.92%) XSL
12 2 (1.28%) SOAP
12 2 (1.28%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 54 (34.62%) Computer Science
2 24 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (7.69%) Device Driver
4 8 (5.13%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (4.49%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.21%) CAN bus
7 4 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (2.56%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (2.56%) User Experience
8 3 (1.92%) Cyber Defence
8 3 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.92%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.28%) CUDA
9 2 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.28%) Social Media
10 1 (0.64%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.64%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.64%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.51%) Windows
2 30 (19.23%) Linux
3 12 (7.69%) Android
3 12 (7.69%) Mac OS X
3 12 (7.69%) Unix
4 6 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (3.21%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.64%) CentOS
7 1 (0.64%) Debian
7 1 (0.64%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (34.62%) Software Engineering
2 41 (26.28%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (17.31%) Mathematics
3 27 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (13.46%) Analytics
5 19 (12.18%) TDD
6 18 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (11.54%) DevOps
7 17 (10.90%) Information Security
8 15 (9.62%) Data Science
8 15 (9.62%) Machine Learning
9 14 (8.97%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (8.33%) UML
11 12 (7.69%) SDLC
11 12 (7.69%) Unit Testing
12 11 (7.05%) Business Development
12 11 (7.05%) Change Management
12 11 (7.05%) Customer Requirements
12 11 (7.05%) Statistics
13 10 (6.41%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 60 (38.46%) C
2 42 (26.92%) C++
2 42 (26.92%) Python
3 37 (23.72%) C#
4 36 (23.08%) Java
5 31 (19.87%) SQL
6 27 (17.31%) JavaScript
7 12 (7.69%) Embedded C
8 8 (5.13%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.49%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.49%) R
10 6 (3.85%) Perl
11 5 (3.21%) Tcl
12 4 (2.56%) Embedded C++
13 3 (1.92%) Ada
13 3 (1.92%) Assembly Language
14 2 (1.28%) Groovy
14 2 (1.28%) PHP
14 2 (1.28%) XPath
15 1 (0.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 64 (41.03%) Security Cleared
2 55 (35.26%) DV Cleared
3 22 (14.10%) SC Cleared
4 13 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (3.85%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (3.21%) Master's Degree
7 4 (2.56%) CCNP
7 4 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.92%) PhD
9 2 (1.28%) CREST Certified
9 2 (1.28%) GCIH
10 1 (0.64%) CEH
10 1 (0.64%) CISSP
10 1 (0.64%) HND
10 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.64%) MCSE
10 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.21%) QA
2 4 (2.56%) MISRA
3 3 (1.92%) Def Stans
3 3 (1.92%) GDPR
4 2 (1.28%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.28%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.64%) DO-178B
5 1 (0.64%) SLA
5 1 (0.64%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 6 (3.85%) Firmware
2 4 (2.56%) BitLocker
2 4 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.56%) SCCM
1 4 (2.56%) SCOM
1 4 (2.56%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.28%) CloudHub
3 1 (0.64%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.64%) Nessus
3 1 (0.64%) QRadar
3 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.13%) IBM
3 4 (2.56%) Atlassian
3 4 (2.56%) McAfee
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle
4 3 (1.92%) SAP
5 2 (1.28%) Google
5 2 (1.28%) Hyland
5 2 (1.28%) Kofax
5 2 (1.28%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.28%) OpenText
5 2 (1.28%) Tableau
5 2 (1.28%) Xerox
6 1 (0.64%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco
6 1 (0.64%) HP
6 1 (0.64%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.64%) Qualys
6 1 (0.64%) Samsung
6 1 (0.64%) VMware