Period
to 24 August 2019

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 24 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 12 24 24
Rank change year-on-year +12 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 281 158 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.77% 9.33% 12.43%
As % of the Qualifications category 30.28% 23.62% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 188 108 150
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £23,850 £19,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £74,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -4.76%

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 928 669 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 52.08% 39.52% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 644 508 408
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £33,000 £29,925 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £71,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -1.23%

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 24 August 2019.

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 24 August 2019. 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 +6 67 £50,000 - 32
Gloucester +6 60 £54,000 -1.82% 12
Tewkesbury +25 22 £45,000 +28.57%
Cirencester +4 9 £24,000 +14.29% 2
Stroud +4 2 £38,750 +43.52%
Chipping Campden - 2 £25,000 - 3
Berkeley +1 1 - -
Filton - 1 - -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 24 August 2019, 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.

1 126 (44.84%) Security Cleared
2 115 (40.93%) C
3 103 (36.65%) Software Engineering
4 88 (31.32%) Big Data
5 81 (28.83%) Mathematics
6 79 (28.11%) Computer Science
7 70 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (24.91%) TCP/IP
8 67 (23.84%) Scrum
9 65 (23.13%) Cisco Certification
9 65 (23.13%) SC Cleared
10 64 (22.78%) JIRA
10 64 (22.78%) Data Science
11 63 (22.42%) DV Cleared
12 61 (21.71%) CCNA
13 59 (21.00%) Linux
14 58 (20.64%) Windows
15 57 (20.28%) Azure
16 55 (19.57%) Kanban
17 54 (19.22%) Python
17 54 (19.22%) Machine Learning
18 53 (18.86%) Cybersecurity
19 45 (16.01%) C++
20 44 (15.66%) SQL
21 43 (15.30%) Splunk
21 43 (15.30%) Apache Spark
22 42 (14.95%) .NET
22 42 (14.95%) Cisco
23 41 (14.59%) JavaScript
24 40 (14.23%) SQL Server

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 43 (15.30%) Apache Spark
2 32 (11.39%) SharePoint
3 31 (11.03%) Confluence
4 24 (8.54%) OpenStack
5 23 (8.19%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (5.34%) Apache Pig
7 10 (3.56%) Kinematics
8 7 (2.49%) MS Exchange
9 5 (1.78%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (3.56%) Simulink
2 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.36%) CATIA
5 1 (0.36%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.36%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.36%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 57 (20.28%) Azure
2 31 (11.03%) Office 365
3 29 (10.32%) Azure Stack
3 29 (10.32%) OneDrive
4 26 (9.25%) AWS
5 25 (8.90%) OpenShift
6 24 (8.54%) GCP
7 2 (0.71%) SaaS
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.36%) AWS Fargate
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.36%) IaaS
8 1 (0.36%) PaaS
8 1 (0.36%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 70 (24.91%) TCP/IP
2 34 (12.10%) DNS
2 34 (12.10%) Firewall
2 34 (12.10%) NetScaler
3 32 (11.39%) DHCP
4 29 (10.32%) Skype
5 24 (8.54%) Network Security
6 23 (8.19%) HTTPS
7 11 (3.91%) VPN
7 11 (3.91%) Wireless
8 8 (2.85%) RS-232
8 8 (2.85%) RS-485
9 7 (2.49%) SAN
10 5 (1.78%) 2G
10 5 (1.78%) 3G
10 5 (1.78%) Diameter Protocol
10 5 (1.78%) MPLS
10 5 (1.78%) SS7
10 5 (1.78%) VLAN
10 5 (1.78%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (31.32%) Big Data
2 40 (14.23%) SQL Server
3 15 (5.34%) Apache Hive
3 15 (5.34%) Data Mining
3 15 (5.34%) Hadoop
3 15 (5.34%) Text Mining
4 5 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.07%) MySQL
6 2 (0.71%) GIS
7 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.36%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.36%) Event Store
7 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.36%) MySQL Workbench
7 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.36%) Power BI
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 64 (22.78%) JIRA
2 36 (12.81%) Git (software)
3 32 (11.39%) Visual Studio
4 29 (10.32%) Bitbucket
5 28 (9.96%) TestRail
6 27 (9.61%) Zephyr
7 24 (8.54%) git-flow
8 3 (1.07%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.07%) JUnit
9 2 (0.71%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.71%) Subversion
10 1 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.36%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.36%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.36%) Selenium
10 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Code
10 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.36%) WinDbg
General
1 33 (11.74%) Public Sector
2 32 (11.39%) Electronics
3 30 (10.68%) Finance
4 20 (7.12%) Telecoms
5 17 (6.05%) Marketing
6 16 (5.69%) Manufacturing
7 14 (4.98%) Military
8 9 (3.20%) Games
9 5 (1.78%) Retail
10 4 (1.42%) Publishing
11 3 (1.07%) Advertising
11 3 (1.07%) Fire and Rescue
11 3 (1.07%) Police
12 2 (0.71%) Legal
12 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.36%) Law
13 1 (0.36%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 55 (19.57%) Software Engineer
2 46 (16.37%) Developer
3 39 (13.88%) Analyst
4 38 (13.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 34 (12.10%) Consultant
6 27 (9.61%) Data Scientist
7 22 (7.83%) Data Engineer
8 21 (7.47%) Java Developer
9 19 (6.76%) Security Analyst
10 18 (6.41%) Embedded Engineer
10 18 (6.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 18 (6.41%) Junior
11 16 (5.69%) Cybersecurity Analyst
11 16 (5.69%) Junior Analyst
11 16 (5.69%) Junior Security Analyst
11 16 (5.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (5.34%) Automation Engineer
13 14 (4.98%) C++ Software Engineer
14 12 (4.27%) Software Developer
15 10 (3.56%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (14.95%) .NET
2 32 (11.39%) AngularJS
3 28 (9.96%) ASP.NET
3 28 (9.96%) React
4 24 (8.54%) REST
5 23 (8.19%) GraphQL
5 23 (8.19%) Kafka
5 23 (8.19%) Node.js
5 23 (8.19%) Spring
5 23 (8.19%) Spring MVC
5 23 (8.19%) Vue.js
6 17 (6.05%) HTML
7 12 (4.27%) CSS
8 11 (3.91%) JSON
9 9 (3.20%) Apache Flex
9 9 (3.20%) XML
10 8 (2.85%) .NET Framework
11 7 (2.49%) .NET Core
11 7 (2.49%) HTML5
12 5 (1.78%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.46%) Algorithms
2 26 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.47%) Robotics
4 20 (7.12%) Embedded Systems
5 19 (6.76%) Management Information System
6 17 (6.05%) e-Learning
7 15 (5.34%) Data Structures
7 15 (5.34%) Social Media
8 14 (4.98%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 14 (4.98%) Security Operations Centre
9 12 (4.27%) Cybercrime
9 12 (4.27%) Mobile Computing
10 10 (3.56%) Analogue Electronics
10 10 (3.56%) User Experience
11 9 (3.20%) Cyberattack
12 6 (2.14%) Self-Motivation
13 5 (1.78%) Virtual Team
14 4 (1.42%) Blog
14 4 (1.42%) Data Centre
15 3 (1.07%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 59 (21.00%) Linux
2 58 (20.64%) Windows
3 32 (11.39%) Unix
4 31 (11.03%) Mac OS
5 24 (8.54%) Android
6 23 (8.19%) Apple iOS
7 7 (2.49%) CentOS
8 5 (1.78%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.78%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (1.42%) Debian
9 4 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.07%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.71%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (36.65%) Software Engineering
2 81 (28.83%) Mathematics
3 79 (28.11%) Computer Science
4 70 (24.91%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (23.84%) Scrum
6 64 (22.78%) Data Science
7 55 (19.57%) Kanban
8 54 (19.22%) Machine Learning
9 53 (18.86%) Cybersecurity
10 40 (14.23%) Artificial Intelligence
11 39 (13.88%) Physics
12 38 (13.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 36 (12.81%) ITIL
13 36 (12.81%) Mentoring
13 36 (12.81%) PRINCE2
14 31 (11.03%) CRM
14 31 (11.03%) MODAF
14 31 (11.03%) MVC
15 30 (10.68%) Technical Leadership
16 29 (10.32%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 115 (40.93%) C
2 54 (19.22%) Python
3 45 (16.01%) C++
4 44 (15.66%) SQL
5 41 (14.59%) JavaScript
6 32 (11.39%) C#
7 31 (11.03%) PHP
8 29 (10.32%) PowerShell
9 25 (8.90%) Java
10 10 (3.56%) MATLAB
11 7 (2.49%) R
12 5 (1.78%) ES6
13 4 (1.42%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.71%) Embedded C
14 2 (0.71%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.36%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.36%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.36%) VB
15 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.36%) XAML
Qualifications
1 126 (44.84%) Security Cleared
2 65 (23.13%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (23.13%) SC Cleared
3 63 (22.42%) DV Cleared
4 61 (21.71%) CCNA
5 31 (11.03%) CCA
5 31 (11.03%) MCP
5 31 (11.03%) RHCE
6 25 (8.90%) Citrix Certification
7 24 (8.54%) CISSP
8 23 (8.19%) CompTIA Security+
8 23 (8.19%) GIAC
8 23 (8.19%) Linux+ Certification
8 23 (8.19%) MCSE
8 23 (8.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (8.19%) Network+ Certification
8 23 (8.19%) SANS
8 23 (8.19%) SSCP
9 13 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
10 8 (2.85%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 10 (3.56%) IEC 61131
3 7 (2.49%) QA
4 5 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.71%) PMO
6 2 (0.71%) SLA
7 1 (0.36%) AQAP
7 1 (0.36%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.36%) GDPR
7 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.36%) TickIT
System Software
1 37 (13.17%) Active Directory
2 34 (12.10%) Hyper-V
2 34 (12.10%) XenApp
3 32 (11.39%) XenDesktop
4 30 (10.68%) Docker
5 29 (10.32%) Microsoft App-V
6 28 (9.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (4.27%) Firmware
8 4 (1.42%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (11.74%) SCCM
2 30 (10.68%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 29 (10.32%) SCOM
3 29 (10.32%) SCOrch
4 25 (8.90%) Kubernetes
5 14 (4.98%) QRadar
6 4 (1.42%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.71%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.36%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.36%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 43 (15.30%) Splunk
2 42 (14.95%) Cisco
3 34 (12.10%) VMware
4 31 (11.03%) Citrix
5 29 (10.32%) Atlassian
6 24 (8.54%) Google
7 15 (5.34%) SAP
8 14 (4.98%) LogRhythm
9 13 (4.63%) Microsoft
10 10 (3.56%) Lauterbach
11 9 (3.20%) Juniper
12 6 (2.14%) Oracle
13 4 (1.42%) Apple
14 2 (0.71%) HP
14 2 (0.71%) Minitab
14 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
15 1 (0.36%) EMC
15 1 (0.36%) PTC
15 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
15 1 (0.36%) Siemens