Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 22 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Degree 196 267 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 13.20% 11.80% 13.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.58% 25.02% 31.51%
Number of salaries quoted 146 187 205
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £65,625 £64,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%

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 508 1067 860
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.21% 47.17% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 389 829 644
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.76% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,400 £26,975
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £65,875
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 November 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 24 November 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 +15 41 £43,750 +6.71% 3
Cheltenham -24 36 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Cirencester +16 33 £32,500 +8.33%
Tewkesbury -6 2 £30,000 -18.92%
Filton - 2 - -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 85 (43.37%) Security Cleared
2 67 (34.18%) DV Cleared
3 62 (31.63%) SQL
4 61 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (31.12%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (29.08%) SQL Server
6 54 (27.55%) Microsoft
7 50 (25.51%) Windows Server
8 48 (24.49%) Windows
8 48 (24.49%) JavaScript
9 47 (23.98%) C
10 46 (23.47%) Java
10 46 (23.47%) ITIL
11 44 (22.45%) Computer Science
12 42 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
13 40 (20.41%) Service Management
14 39 (19.90%) Finance
15 38 (19.39%) Service Delivery
15 38 (19.39%) CSS
15 38 (19.39%) HTML
16 37 (18.88%) Software Engineering
17 35 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
18 34 (17.35%) Test Automation
18 34 (17.35%) SharePoint
19 33 (16.84%) ITSM
20 32 (16.33%) Mathematics
20 32 (16.33%) Problem Management
20 32 (16.33%) ITIL V3
20 32 (16.33%) Proactive Management
21 30 (15.31%) Active Directory

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 (17.35%) SharePoint
2 22 (11.22%) Tomcat
3 21 (10.71%) Apache
4 16 (8.16%) IIS
5 14 (7.14%) Mule
5 14 (7.14%) Mule ESB
6 11 (5.61%) Confluence
6 11 (5.61%) WebLogic
7 10 (5.10%) Anypoint
7 10 (5.10%) GlassFish
7 10 (5.10%) WebSphere
8 8 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
9 7 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (3.57%) MS Exchange
10 5 (2.55%) SAS
11 2 (1.02%) Apache Spark
11 2 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.51%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.51%) Moodle
12 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (7.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (9.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (7.65%) Office 365
4 10 (5.10%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.53%) SaaS
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.51%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.76%) Firewall
2 17 (8.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 17 (8.67%) Network Security
3 9 (4.59%) DHCP
3 9 (4.59%) DNS
3 9 (4.59%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (4.59%) HTTP
3 9 (4.59%) NAS
3 9 (4.59%) SAN
3 9 (4.59%) VLAN
4 6 (3.06%) Internet
5 4 (2.04%) SSH
6 1 (0.51%) Skype
6 1 (0.51%) VPN
6 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (29.08%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.67%) MySQL
3 15 (7.65%) MongoDB
4 13 (6.63%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (5.61%) BusinessObjects
6 11 (5.61%) Hadoop
6 11 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (4.59%) RDBMS
8 8 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (3.57%) Big Data
9 7 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (3.06%) Power BI
10 6 (3.06%) Qlik Sense
11 4 (2.04%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.53%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (14.29%) JIRA
2 24 (12.24%) SoapUI
3 23 (11.73%) Cucumber
3 23 (11.73%) Maven
4 22 (11.22%) JUnit
5 20 (10.20%) Eclipse
6 15 (7.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (7.65%) Git (software)
7 13 (6.63%) Jenkins
8 11 (5.61%) ERwin
8 11 (5.61%) Selenium
9 10 (5.10%) Gradle
9 10 (5.10%) Rational DOORS
9 10 (5.10%) Visual Studio
10 9 (4.59%) Ant
10 9 (4.59%) HP UFT
11 4 (2.04%) Bitbucket
11 4 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (2.04%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.04%) Zephyr
General
1 39 (19.90%) Finance
2 16 (8.16%) Electronics
2 16 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.63%) Manufacturing
3 13 (6.63%) Marketing
4 5 (2.55%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.53%) Automotive
5 3 (1.53%) Games
6 2 (1.02%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 35 (17.86%) Developer
2 33 (16.84%) Analyst
3 26 (13.27%) Software Engineer
4 22 (11.22%) Consultant
5 18 (9.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (8.16%) Data Analyst
7 13 (6.63%) Junior
8 11 (5.61%) Junior Developer
8 11 (5.61%) Senior Consultant
9 9 (4.59%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (4.59%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (4.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (4.59%) Test Automation Manager
9 9 (4.59%) Test Manager
9 9 (4.59%) UX Developer
10 8 (4.08%) Wintel Engineer
11 7 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (3.57%) Test Analyst
12 6 (3.06%) Administrator
12 6 (3.06%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (19.39%) CSS
1 38 (19.39%) HTML
2 30 (15.31%) XML
3 28 (14.29%) REST
3 28 (14.29%) SOAP
4 24 (12.24%) .NET
5 20 (10.20%) jQuery
6 19 (9.69%) J2EE
7 18 (9.18%) Spring
8 16 (8.16%) Web Services
9 15 (7.65%) ASP.NET
10 14 (7.14%) JSON
11 13 (6.63%) Gherkin
12 11 (5.61%) Hibernate
13 10 (5.10%) JMS
13 10 (5.10%) RAML
13 10 (5.10%) WSDL
13 10 (5.10%) XSD
13 10 (5.10%) XSLT
14 7 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 61 (31.12%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (22.45%) Computer Science
3 17 (8.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 16 (8.16%) Management Information System
5 14 (7.14%) User Experience
6 12 (6.12%) Mobile App
6 12 (6.12%) Social Media
7 9 (4.59%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (4.59%) Replication
8 6 (3.06%) CESG
8 6 (3.06%) CESG CLAS
9 4 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (1.53%) Reinsurance
11 2 (1.02%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.02%) Credit Risk
11 2 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (1.02%) iPhone
12 1 (0.51%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.51%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.51%) Windows Server
2 48 (24.49%) Windows
3 29 (14.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (10.20%) Linux
5 13 (6.63%) Windows 10
6 10 (5.10%) Unix
7 8 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.02%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.02%) Solaris
9 1 (0.51%) CentOS
9 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (31.12%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (23.47%) ITIL
3 42 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 40 (20.41%) Service Management
5 38 (19.39%) Service Delivery
6 37 (18.88%) Software Engineering
7 34 (17.35%) Test Automation
8 33 (16.84%) ITSM
9 32 (16.33%) ITIL V3
9 32 (16.33%) Mathematics
9 32 (16.33%) Proactive Management
9 32 (16.33%) Problem Management
10 29 (14.80%) TDD
11 26 (13.27%) Analytics
12 25 (12.76%) BDD
13 21 (10.71%) CRM
14 19 (9.69%) SDLC
15 18 (9.18%) Scrum
16 16 (8.16%) Data Analysis
17 15 (7.65%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 62 (31.63%) SQL
2 48 (24.49%) JavaScript
3 47 (23.98%) C
4 46 (23.47%) Java
5 29 (14.80%) C++
6 26 (13.27%) C#
7 25 (12.76%) PowerShell
8 19 (9.69%) Groovy
9 16 (8.16%) Python
10 14 (7.14%) Ruby
10 14 (7.14%) XPath
11 10 (5.10%) T-SQL
12 9 (4.59%) Jython
12 9 (4.59%) VBScript
13 4 (2.04%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.53%) Ada
14 3 (1.53%) PHP
15 2 (1.02%) Perl
16 1 (0.51%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 85 (43.37%) Security Cleared
2 67 (34.18%) DV Cleared
3 27 (13.78%) SC Cleared
4 24 (12.24%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (6.12%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (5.61%) CCNA
6 11 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (5.61%) ISTQB
7 8 (4.08%) CISSP
7 8 (4.08%) Master's Degree
7 8 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 7 (3.57%) MCSE
9 6 (3.06%) CESG Certified Professional
9 6 (3.06%) CLAS
9 6 (3.06%) IISP
10 5 (2.55%) ISEB
11 4 (2.04%) HND
12 3 (1.53%) CITP
12 3 (1.53%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (3.06%) PMO
1 6 (3.06%) RMADS
2 3 (1.53%) DO-178B
2 3 (1.53%) MISRA
2 3 (1.53%) MISRA C
3 2 (1.02%) QA
4 1 (0.51%) COBIT
4 1 (0.51%) JSP 440
System Software
1 30 (15.31%) Active Directory
2 27 (13.78%) Hyper-V
3 17 (8.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 10 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (4.59%) BitLocker
5 9 (4.59%) Firmware
5 9 (4.59%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (4.59%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.55%) Docker
7 1 (0.51%) Snort
Systems Management
1 23 (11.73%) SCCM
2 11 (5.61%) CloudHub
3 10 (5.10%) SCOM
4 9 (4.59%) CA Service Virtualization
4 9 (4.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 9 (4.59%) SCDPM
4 9 (4.59%) SCVMM
4 9 (4.59%) vCenter Server
5 8 (4.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.51%) Ansible
7 1 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.51%) RSA enVision
7 1 (0.51%) Salt
Vendors
1 54 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.18%) Oracle
3 17 (8.67%) McAfee
4 13 (6.63%) HP
4 13 (6.63%) IBM
5 12 (6.12%) SAP
6 11 (5.61%) MuleSoft
7 10 (5.10%) Citrix
7 10 (5.10%) VMware
8 9 (4.59%) CA
8 9 (4.59%) Cisco
8 9 (4.59%) Dell
9 6 (3.06%) Tableau
10 2 (1.02%) Google
10 2 (1.02%) Zend
11 1 (0.51%) ArcSight
11 1 (0.51%) LogLogic
11 1 (0.51%) NetWitness
11 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.51%) Symantec