Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 20 21
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 173 197 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 10.99% 12.89% 11.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.64% 37.67% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 119 146 187
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £19,750 £23,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £65,625 £70,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year - -1.23% +8.00%

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 604 523 1,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 38.37% 34.23% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 438 403 810
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.78%
10th Percentile £30,845 £25,000 £25,450
90th Percentile £68,750 £69,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +19 57 £55,000 +57.14% 18
Gloucester -2 35 £55,000 +25.71% 23
Cirencester -2 15 £21,500 -27.12% 2
Tewkesbury -6 6 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Mitcheldean - 2 - -
Berkeley - 1 £30,000 -
Stroud - 1 - -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 70 (40.46%) Security Cleared
2 58 (33.53%) C
2 58 (33.53%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (33.53%) Computer Science
3 52 (30.06%) DV Cleared
4 48 (27.75%) Software Engineering
5 38 (21.97%) Analytics
6 37 (21.39%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (20.23%) Java
8 33 (19.08%) Data Science
8 33 (19.08%) SC Cleared
9 28 (16.18%) Mathematics
10 27 (15.61%) Electronics
11 26 (15.03%) Python
12 25 (14.45%) Windows
12 25 (14.45%) Cybersecurity
13 24 (13.87%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (13.87%) C++
14 23 (13.29%) Data Analytics
15 22 (12.72%) Machine Learning
15 22 (12.72%) SQL Server
15 22 (12.72%) Business Development
16 21 (12.14%) Statistics
16 21 (12.14%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (12.14%) Big Data
16 21 (12.14%) Line Management
17 20 (11.56%) Information Security
18 18 (10.40%) Linux
19 17 (9.83%) Computer Science Degree
20 16 (9.25%) SDLC

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 10 (5.78%) SAS
2 4 (2.31%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.73%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.16%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.16%) Captiva
4 2 (1.16%) CMS
4 2 (1.16%) Documentum
5 1 (0.58%) Apache
5 1 (0.58%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (6.94%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.89%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.89%) Office 365
4 2 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.94%) Firewall
2 11 (6.36%) HTTP
3 7 (4.05%) LAN
3 7 (4.05%) Network Security
4 6 (3.47%) 2G
4 6 (3.47%) 3G
4 6 (3.47%) 4G
4 6 (3.47%) BGP-4
4 6 (3.47%) Ethernet
4 6 (3.47%) GSM
4 6 (3.47%) HTTPS
4 6 (3.47%) IPv4
4 6 (3.47%) IPv6
4 6 (3.47%) LTE
4 6 (3.47%) OSPF
4 6 (3.47%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.47%) UMTS
4 6 (3.47%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.31%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.72%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.14%) Big Data
3 13 (7.51%) MySQL
4 6 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.73%) Apache Hive
5 3 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.16%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.16%) Text Mining
7 1 (0.58%) GIS
7 1 (0.58%) Spatial Data
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.36%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.89%) JIRA
2 5 (2.89%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (1.16%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.16%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.16%) git-flow
3 2 (1.16%) JUnit
3 2 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.58%) Rational Team Concert
4 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (15.61%) Electronics
2 16 (9.25%) Military
3 15 (8.67%) Finance
4 14 (8.09%) Telecoms
5 13 (7.51%) Aerospace
6 11 (6.36%) Manufacturing
7 8 (4.62%) Law
8 5 (2.89%) Marketing
9 4 (2.31%) Automotive
10 3 (1.73%) Games
11 1 (0.58%) Advertising
11 1 (0.58%) French Language
11 1 (0.58%) German Language
11 1 (0.58%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.58%) Legal
11 1 (0.58%) Retail
11 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (17.92%) Software Engineer
2 27 (15.61%) Graduate
3 22 (12.72%) Developer
4 18 (10.40%) Analyst
5 16 (9.25%) Data Scientist
6 14 (8.09%) Consultant
7 13 (7.51%) Junior
8 11 (6.36%) Senior Data Scientist
9 10 (5.78%) Embedded Engineer
9 10 (5.78%) Graduate Analyst
9 10 (5.78%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 10 (5.78%) Java Developer
10 9 (5.20%) Data Analyst
10 9 (5.20%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 8 (4.62%) Business Consultant
11 8 (4.62%) Business Security Consultant
11 8 (4.62%) Junior Analyst
11 8 (4.62%) Security Consultant
12 7 (4.05%) Graduate Data Analyst
12 7 (4.05%) Junior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.20%) .NET
2 8 (4.62%) HTML
2 8 (4.62%) jQuery
3 5 (2.89%) Ajax
3 5 (2.89%) HTML5
3 5 (2.89%) Laravel
3 5 (2.89%) React
3 5 (2.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (2.89%) Web Services
4 4 (2.31%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.31%) XML
5 3 (1.73%) Django
5 3 (1.73%) J2EE
5 3 (1.73%) RESTful
6 2 (1.16%) CSS
6 2 (1.16%) Spring
6 2 (1.16%) Spring Boot
7 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.58%) JSON
7 1 (0.58%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 58 (33.53%) Computer Science
2 37 (21.39%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.78%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (5.20%) Algorithms
4 9 (5.20%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (2.89%) CAN bus
5 5 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.31%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 4 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.73%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (1.73%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.73%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.73%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.73%) Social Media
7 3 (1.73%) User Experience
7 3 (1.73%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.16%) CUDA
8 2 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.45%) Windows
2 18 (10.40%) Linux
3 12 (6.94%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.47%) Android
4 6 (3.47%) Embedded Linux
4 6 (3.47%) Unix
5 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.73%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.73%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.73%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.58%) CentOS
7 1 (0.58%) Debian
7 1 (0.58%) Kali Linux
7 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.53%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (27.75%) Software Engineering
3 38 (21.97%) Analytics
4 33 (19.08%) Data Science
5 28 (16.18%) Mathematics
6 25 (14.45%) Cybersecurity
7 24 (13.87%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (13.29%) Data Analytics
9 22 (12.72%) Business Development
9 22 (12.72%) Machine Learning
10 21 (12.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (12.14%) Line Management
10 21 (12.14%) Statistics
11 20 (11.56%) Information Security
12 16 (9.25%) Operations Research
12 16 (9.25%) SDLC
13 15 (8.67%) Scrum
14 14 (8.09%) Business Analysis
14 14 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (8.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (33.53%) C
2 35 (20.23%) Java
3 26 (15.03%) Python
4 24 (13.87%) C++
5 14 (8.09%) C#
6 12 (6.94%) PowerShell
6 12 (6.94%) R
7 11 (6.36%) Embedded C
8 9 (5.20%) JavaScript
8 9 (5.20%) SQL
9 5 (2.89%) ES6
9 5 (2.89%) Perl
9 5 (2.89%) PHP
9 5 (2.89%) Tcl
10 4 (2.31%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.73%) Ada
12 2 (1.16%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 70 (40.46%) Security Cleared
2 52 (30.06%) DV Cleared
3 33 (19.08%) SC Cleared
4 17 (9.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (6.36%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (4.62%) Master's Degree
7 6 (3.47%) CCNP
7 6 (3.47%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.31%) PhD
8 4 (2.31%) PMP
9 2 (1.16%) CREST Certified
9 2 (1.16%) GCIH
9 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.58%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.05%) QA
2 5 (2.89%) GDPR
3 4 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.31%) MISRA
3 4 (2.31%) PMO
4 3 (1.73%) Def Stans
5 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (1.16%) MISRA C
5 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.58%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.58%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.20%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.47%) Firmware
3 5 (2.89%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.31%) BitLocker
4 4 (2.31%) Docker
4 4 (2.31%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.58%) Xen
5 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.31%) SCCM
1 4 (2.31%) SCOM
1 4 (2.31%) SCVMM
2 2 (1.16%) Ansible
2 2 (1.16%) Terraform
3 1 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.58%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.58%) Nessus
3 1 (0.58%) Puppet
3 1 (0.58%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 16 (9.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.62%) VMware
3 6 (3.47%) SAP
4 5 (2.89%) Citrix
4 5 (2.89%) IBM
4 5 (2.89%) Oracle
5 4 (2.31%) HP
5 4 (2.31%) McAfee
6 3 (1.73%) Wrike
7 2 (1.16%) Hyland
7 2 (1.16%) Kofax
7 2 (1.16%) OpenText
7 2 (1.16%) Xerox
8 1 (0.58%) Cisco
8 1 (0.58%) ESRI
8 1 (0.58%) Qualys
8 1 (0.58%) Tableau