Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 22 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 157 244 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 11.04% 11.39% 14.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.73% 25.90% 32.78%
Number of salaries quoted 109 162 180
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £19,750 £26,250 £20,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,125 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 528 942 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 37.13% 43.98% 44.81%
Number of salaries quoted 375 742 638
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +2.33% -4.44%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
South West median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.38% - +3.90%

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 18 February 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 18 February 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
Cirencester +11 40 £26,500 -51.82%
Gloucester +19 33 £42,500 +3.66% 10
Cheltenham +1 30 £38,750 -3.13% 10
Filton - 2 - -
Tewkesbury -11 1 £30,000 -17.81%
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 60 (38.22%) Security Cleared
2 55 (35.03%) SQL
3 51 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (29.94%) DV Cleared
5 42 (26.75%) SQL Server
5 42 (26.75%) Microsoft
6 41 (26.11%) C
6 41 (26.11%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (24.84%) Windows
8 38 (24.20%) C++
8 38 (24.20%) Software Engineering
9 36 (22.93%) Computer Science
10 34 (21.66%) Java
10 34 (21.66%) JavaScript
11 31 (19.75%) C#
11 31 (19.75%) ITIL
11 31 (19.75%) Windows Server
12 28 (17.83%) XML
12 28 (17.83%) .NET
12 28 (17.83%) Business Intelligence
13 27 (17.20%) Linux
14 26 (16.56%) Python
14 26 (16.56%) Finance
14 26 (16.56%) Mathematics
15 24 (15.29%) Test Automation
16 22 (14.01%) Service Management
16 22 (14.01%) REST
17 21 (13.38%) JIRA
18 20 (12.74%) TDD
18 20 (12.74%) Service Delivery

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 17 (10.83%) Apache
2 16 (10.19%) Tomcat
3 14 (8.92%) IIS
3 14 (8.92%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.82%) Confluence
5 5 (3.18%) Anypoint
5 5 (3.18%) GlassFish
5 5 (3.18%) Mule
5 5 (3.18%) Mule ESB
5 5 (3.18%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.18%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.27%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.64%) Moodle
7 1 (0.64%) SAS
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (12.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (9.55%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.10%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.73%) Amazon S3
4 7 (4.46%) Office 365
4 7 (4.46%) SaaS
5 2 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.64%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.64%) GitHub
6 1 (0.64%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.10%) Network Security
2 17 (10.83%) Firewall
3 13 (8.28%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (7.01%) HTTP
5 6 (3.82%) DHCP
5 6 (3.82%) DNS
5 6 (3.82%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (3.82%) NAS
5 6 (3.82%) SAN
5 6 (3.82%) VLAN
6 3 (1.91%) Internet
7 1 (0.64%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.64%) VPN
7 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (26.75%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.55%) MySQL
3 13 (8.28%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (7.01%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (5.73%) Hadoop
5 9 (5.73%) Relational Database
6 8 (5.10%) Big Data
7 7 (4.46%) MongoDB
7 7 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.82%) Power BI
8 6 (3.82%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (1.91%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.64%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.64%) MySQL Workbench
11 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (13.38%) JIRA
2 19 (12.10%) SoapUI
3 18 (11.46%) Eclipse
4 17 (10.83%) Maven
5 16 (10.19%) JUnit
6 15 (9.55%) Visual Studio
7 13 (8.28%) Cucumber
7 13 (8.28%) Selenium
8 12 (7.64%) ERwin
9 11 (7.01%) Ant
9 11 (7.01%) HP UFT
9 11 (7.01%) Jenkins
10 8 (5.10%) Git (software)
10 8 (5.10%) Rational DOORS
11 6 (3.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (3.18%) Gradle
13 3 (1.91%) Rational Rhapsody
14 2 (1.27%) Mercurial
15 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
15 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (16.56%) Finance
2 6 (3.82%) Electronics
3 5 (3.18%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.18%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.55%) Automotive
4 4 (2.55%) Games
5 3 (1.91%) Law
5 3 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.64%) Avionics
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (23.57%) Analyst
2 30 (19.11%) Developer
3 28 (17.83%) Software Engineer
4 23 (14.65%) Data Analyst
5 14 (8.92%) Consultant
5 14 (8.92%) Junior
6 12 (7.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.64%) Test Manager
7 11 (7.01%) Graduate
7 11 (7.01%) Junior Developer
7 11 (7.01%) Test Automation Manager
8 9 (5.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 9 (5.73%) Junior Software Developer
8 9 (5.73%) Junior Software Engineer
8 9 (5.73%) Senior Consultant
9 7 (4.46%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.82%) Graduate Analyst
10 6 (3.82%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (3.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.83%) .NET
1 28 (17.83%) XML
2 22 (14.01%) REST
3 20 (12.74%) CSS
3 20 (12.74%) HTML
4 19 (12.10%) SOAP
5 17 (10.83%) jQuery
6 16 (10.19%) J2EE
7 13 (8.28%) ASP.NET
8 12 (7.64%) Spring
9 11 (7.01%) Gherkin
9 11 (7.01%) Web Services
10 10 (6.37%) JSON
11 9 (5.73%) AngularJS
12 8 (5.10%) .NET Framework
12 8 (5.10%) XSL
13 7 (4.46%) Hibernate
13 7 (4.46%) HTML5
14 5 (3.18%) RAML
14 5 (3.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (26.11%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (22.93%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 10 (6.37%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.46%) Device Driver
6 6 (3.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (3.82%) Replication
7 4 (2.55%) Embedded Systems
8 3 (1.91%) CESG
8 3 (1.91%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.91%) User Experience
9 2 (1.27%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 2 (1.27%) FMCG
9 2 (1.27%) iPhone
9 2 (1.27%) Robotics
9 2 (1.27%) VHDL
9 2 (1.27%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.64%) Arduino
10 1 (0.64%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 39 (24.84%) Windows
2 31 (19.75%) Windows Server
3 27 (17.20%) Linux
4 18 (11.46%) Unix
5 13 (8.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.46%) Android
6 7 (4.46%) Mac OS X
6 7 (4.46%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.27%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.64%) CentOS
8 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (24.20%) Software Engineering
3 31 (19.75%) ITIL
4 28 (17.83%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (16.56%) Mathematics
6 24 (15.29%) Test Automation
7 22 (14.01%) Service Management
8 20 (12.74%) ITIL V3
8 20 (12.74%) ITSM
8 20 (12.74%) Service Delivery
8 20 (12.74%) TDD
9 19 (12.10%) Proactive Management
9 19 (12.10%) Problem Management
10 17 (10.83%) Analytics
11 16 (10.19%) Data Analysis
11 16 (10.19%) SDLC
12 15 (9.55%) BDD
13 14 (8.92%) Data Modelling
13 14 (8.92%) Waterfall
14 12 (7.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 55 (35.03%) SQL
2 41 (26.11%) C
3 38 (24.20%) C++
4 34 (21.66%) Java
4 34 (21.66%) JavaScript
5 31 (19.75%) C#
6 26 (16.56%) Python
7 16 (10.19%) Groovy
8 15 (9.55%) PowerShell
9 12 (7.64%) Ruby
10 11 (7.01%) Jython
10 11 (7.01%) VBScript
11 5 (3.18%) XPath
12 4 (2.55%) Assembly Language
12 4 (2.55%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.91%) PHP
14 2 (1.27%) Embedded C
14 2 (1.27%) Perl
14 2 (1.27%) VB
15 1 (0.64%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 60 (38.22%) Security Cleared
2 47 (29.94%) DV Cleared
3 19 (12.10%) SC Cleared
4 13 (8.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (8.28%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (5.10%) CCNA
5 8 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.10%) Master's Degree
6 4 (2.55%) CISSP
6 4 (2.55%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.91%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (1.91%) CLAS
7 3 (1.91%) IISP
7 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.27%) MCSE
9 1 (0.64%) HND
9 1 (0.64%) ISEB
9 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.18%) PMO
2 3 (1.91%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.91%) MISRA
2 3 (1.91%) MISRA C
2 3 (1.91%) RMADS
3 2 (1.27%) QA
4 1 (0.64%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.64%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (12.10%) Hyper-V
2 14 (8.92%) Active Directory
3 12 (7.64%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (3.82%) BitLocker
5 6 (3.82%) Firmware
5 6 (3.82%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (3.82%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (8.92%) SCCM
2 11 (7.01%) CA Service Virtualization
3 7 (4.46%) SCOM
4 6 (3.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (3.82%) SCDPM
4 6 (3.82%) SCVMM
4 6 (3.82%) vCenter Server
5 5 (3.18%) CloudHub
6 1 (0.64%) Ansible
6 1 (0.64%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 42 (26.75%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.64%) McAfee
3 11 (7.01%) CA
3 11 (7.01%) HP
4 8 (5.10%) IBM
5 7 (4.46%) Cisco
5 7 (4.46%) Oracle
5 7 (4.46%) VMware
6 6 (3.82%) Citrix
6 6 (3.82%) Dell
6 6 (3.82%) Tableau
7 5 (3.18%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.27%) Blue Prism
8 2 (1.27%) Google
8 2 (1.27%) Zend
9 1 (0.64%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.64%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com