Period
to 22 September 2017

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 22 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 21 22
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 214 266 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.22% 12.52% 11.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.56% 26.05% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 156 185 211
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,800 £19,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £70,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +10.81% +5.71%

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 555 1021 817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.28% 48.07% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 410 739 610
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £23,475
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £66,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 22 September 2017.

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 22 September 2017. 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
Gloucester +9 43 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Cheltenham -21 35 £25,000 -44.44% 3
Cirencester 0 25 £26,500 -14.52% 1
Tewkesbury -9 3 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Stroud - 1 £31,500 -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Degree.

1 117 (54.67%) Security Cleared
2 81 (37.85%) DV Cleared
3 75 (35.05%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (32.71%) C
5 59 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (25.70%) Microsoft
7 51 (23.83%) SQL
8 49 (22.90%) SQL Server
9 45 (21.03%) JavaScript
9 45 (21.03%) ITIL
10 44 (20.56%) Windows
10 44 (20.56%) Java
11 43 (20.09%) Computer Science
12 42 (19.63%) Finance
13 41 (19.16%) Windows Server
14 40 (18.69%) HTML
15 39 (18.22%) CSS
15 39 (18.22%) Service Delivery
16 38 (17.76%) SC Cleared
17 36 (16.82%) Service Management
18 34 (15.89%) SharePoint
19 33 (15.42%) Business Intelligence
19 33 (15.42%) Software Engineering
19 33 (15.42%) Amazon AWS
20 32 (14.95%) Mathematics
21 30 (14.02%) ITSM
22 29 (13.55%) Business Development
22 29 (13.55%) Test Automation
22 29 (13.55%) Computer Science Degree
23 28 (13.08%) Problem Management

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 34 (15.89%) SharePoint
2 17 (7.94%) Tomcat
3 16 (7.48%) Apache
4 15 (7.01%) Mule
4 15 (7.01%) Mule ESB
5 13 (6.07%) WebLogic
6 11 (5.14%) Anypoint
6 11 (5.14%) Confluence
6 11 (5.14%) GlassFish
6 11 (5.14%) SharePoint Server
6 11 (5.14%) WebSphere
7 8 (3.74%) IIS
7 8 (3.74%) MS Exchange
8 7 (3.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (2.34%) SAS
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.47%) Moodle
10 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 19 (8.88%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (5.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.40%) SPSS
4 2 (0.93%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (3.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (15.42%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (7.01%) Office 365
4 10 (4.67%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.28%) Firewall
2 17 (7.94%) Network Security
3 15 (7.01%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (3.74%) DHCP
4 8 (3.74%) DNS
4 8 (3.74%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (3.74%) NAS
4 8 (3.74%) SAN
4 8 (3.74%) VLAN
5 7 (3.27%) Internet
6 6 (2.80%) Broadband
7 4 (1.87%) SSH
8 3 (1.40%) HTTP
8 3 (1.40%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.93%) Intranet
10 1 (0.47%) Skype
10 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (22.90%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.48%) MySQL
3 14 (6.54%) MongoDB
4 12 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (5.14%) Hadoop
5 11 (5.14%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (5.14%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.74%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.34%) Big Data
8 5 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.34%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.40%) Power BI
9 3 (1.40%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (10.28%) JIRA
2 19 (8.88%) Maven
2 19 (8.88%) SoapUI
3 18 (8.41%) Cucumber
3 18 (8.41%) JUnit
4 16 (7.48%) Git (software)
5 15 (7.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (6.54%) Eclipse
7 11 (5.14%) Gradle
8 10 (4.67%) Rational DOORS
9 8 (3.74%) Jenkins
10 5 (2.34%) ERwin
10 5 (2.34%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (2.34%) Selenium
10 5 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.87%) Ant
11 4 (1.87%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.87%) Vagrant
11 4 (1.87%) Zephyr
12 3 (1.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (19.63%) Finance
2 15 (7.01%) Marketing
3 14 (6.54%) Electronics
3 14 (6.54%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.07%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.40%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.93%) Local Government
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Automotive
7 1 (0.47%) Avionics
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (16.82%) Analyst
1 36 (16.82%) Developer
2 35 (16.36%) Consultant
3 21 (9.81%) Software Engineer
4 17 (7.94%) Systems Engineer
5 16 (7.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (7.01%) UX Developer
7 14 (6.54%) Data Analyst
8 11 (5.14%) JavaScript Developer
9 10 (4.67%) Junior
9 10 (4.67%) Senior Consultant
9 10 (4.67%) UI Developer
10 9 (4.21%) Graduate
11 8 (3.74%) Cloud Engineer
11 8 (3.74%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (3.74%) HTML CSS Developer
11 8 (3.74%) HTML Developer
11 8 (3.74%) Lead Systems Engineer
11 8 (3.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (3.27%) UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (18.69%) HTML
2 39 (18.22%) CSS
3 23 (10.75%) SOAP
4 21 (9.81%) XML
5 20 (9.35%) REST
6 17 (7.94%) .NET
7 15 (7.01%) Spring
7 15 (7.01%) Web Services
8 14 (6.54%) AngularJS
8 14 (6.54%) J2EE
8 14 (6.54%) jQuery
9 13 (6.07%) ASP.NET
9 13 (6.07%) JSON
10 11 (5.14%) Hibernate
10 11 (5.14%) JMS
10 11 (5.14%) RAML
10 11 (5.14%) WSDL
10 11 (5.14%) XSD
10 11 (5.14%) XSLT
11 8 (3.74%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 75 (35.05%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (20.09%) Computer Science
3 21 (9.81%) Social Media
4 20 (9.35%) Management Information System
4 20 (9.35%) User Experience
5 18 (8.41%) Mobile App
6 15 (7.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 8 (3.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (3.74%) Replication
8 7 (3.27%) Cybercrime
9 4 (1.87%) CESG
9 4 (1.87%) CESG CLAS
9 4 (1.87%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.40%) iPad
10 3 (1.40%) Reinsurance
11 2 (0.93%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.93%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.93%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.56%) Windows
2 41 (19.16%) Windows Server
3 27 (12.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (5.61%) Windows 10
5 11 (5.14%) Linux
6 7 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (2.34%) Unix
8 2 (0.93%) Android
8 2 (0.93%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.93%) Solaris
9 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.47%) CentOS
9 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.57%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (21.03%) ITIL
3 39 (18.22%) Service Delivery
4 36 (16.82%) Service Management
5 33 (15.42%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (15.42%) Software Engineering
6 32 (14.95%) Mathematics
7 30 (14.02%) ITSM
8 29 (13.55%) Business Development
8 29 (13.55%) Test Automation
9 28 (13.08%) ITIL V3
9 28 (13.08%) Problem Management
10 27 (12.62%) CRM
10 27 (12.62%) SDLC
11 23 (10.75%) Mentoring
11 23 (10.75%) TDD
12 21 (9.81%) Analytics
12 21 (9.81%) MODAF
13 20 (9.35%) TOGAF
14 18 (8.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 70 (32.71%) C
2 51 (23.83%) SQL
3 45 (21.03%) JavaScript
4 44 (20.56%) Java
5 22 (10.28%) PowerShell
6 19 (8.88%) C++
7 18 (8.41%) C#
8 15 (7.01%) Groovy
8 15 (7.01%) XPath
9 9 (4.21%) Python
9 9 (4.21%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.27%) Ruby
11 6 (2.80%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.40%) Jython
12 3 (1.40%) PHP
12 3 (1.40%) VBScript
13 2 (0.93%) Ada
13 2 (0.93%) Perl
13 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.47%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 117 (54.67%) Security Cleared
2 81 (37.85%) DV Cleared
3 38 (17.76%) SC Cleared
4 29 (13.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (5.14%) ISTQB
6 10 (4.67%) CCNA
6 10 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (3.27%) CISSP
8 7 (3.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (3.27%) MCSE
8 7 (3.27%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (2.80%) CESG Certified Professional
10 5 (2.34%) GIAC
10 5 (2.34%) ISEB
10 5 (2.34%) Master's Degree
11 4 (1.87%) CLAS
11 4 (1.87%) GCIH
11 4 (1.87%) HND
11 4 (1.87%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.80%) PMO
2 5 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (1.87%) RMADS
4 2 (0.93%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.93%) QA
5 1 (0.47%) COBIT
5 1 (0.47%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.47%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.47%) MISRA
5 1 (0.47%) MISRA C
System Software
1 28 (13.08%) Active Directory
2 23 (10.75%) Hyper-V
3 15 (7.01%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (3.74%) BitLocker
4 8 (3.74%) Firmware
4 8 (3.74%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.87%) Docker
6 3 (1.40%) Snort
Systems Management
1 20 (9.35%) SCCM
2 12 (5.61%) CloudHub
3 8 (3.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 8 (3.74%) SCDPM
3 8 (3.74%) SCOM
3 8 (3.74%) SCVMM
3 8 (3.74%) vCenter Server
4 7 (3.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.40%) CA Service Virtualization
6 3 (1.40%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.47%) EnCase
Vendors
1 55 (25.70%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.81%) Oracle
3 15 (7.01%) McAfee
4 12 (5.61%) IBM
4 12 (5.61%) MuleSoft
4 12 (5.61%) SAP
5 10 (4.67%) Citrix
6 9 (4.21%) Dell
7 8 (3.74%) Cisco
7 8 (3.74%) VMware
8 7 (3.27%) BT
8 7 (3.27%) HP
9 3 (1.40%) ArcSight
9 3 (1.40%) CA
9 3 (1.40%) LogLogic
9 3 (1.40%) NetWitness
9 3 (1.40%) Tableau
10 2 (0.93%) Zend
11 1 (0.47%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.47%) Symantec