Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 21 21
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Degree 161 176 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 11.02% 12.39% 11.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 28.80% 33.46% 25.09%
Number of salaries quoted 92 130 183
Gloucestershire median annual salary £44,829 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.07% -3.61% +1.22%
10th Percentile £19,500 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,125 £60,250 £62,500
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 559 526 1,060
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 38.26% 37.04% 47.43%
Number of salaries quoted 376 400 843
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,975 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Gloucester +9 57 £42,500 - 21
Cheltenham +9 36 £50,000 +42.86% 14
Cirencester -10 11 £21,500 -31.20% 2
Tewkesbury +10 8 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Stroud - 3 £31,250 -
Mitcheldean - 1 - -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 61 (37.89%) Security Cleared
2 51 (31.68%) Computer Science
3 50 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (26.09%) C
5 38 (23.60%) DV Cleared
6 37 (22.98%) Analytics
7 35 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
7 35 (21.74%) SC Cleared
8 34 (21.12%) Analytical Skills
9 31 (19.25%) Data Science
9 31 (19.25%) Software Engineering
10 28 (17.39%) Information Security
11 26 (16.15%) Big Data
12 25 (15.53%) Data Analytics
12 25 (15.53%) Mathematics
13 23 (14.29%) Java
14 22 (13.66%) Machine Learning
15 21 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (13.04%) Project Management
15 21 (13.04%) Business Analysis
16 19 (11.80%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (11.18%) Line Management
17 18 (11.18%) Statistics
18 17 (10.56%) Windows
19 16 (9.94%) Microsoft Office
19 16 (9.94%) SQL Server
20 15 (9.32%) Software Delivery
20 15 (9.32%) SDLC
20 15 (9.32%) Visualisation
20 15 (9.32%) Decision-Making

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 8 (4.97%) Apache Spark
2 7 (4.35%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.48%) SAS
3 4 (2.48%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.86%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.24%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.62%) Apache
6 1 (0.62%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.62%) Captiva
6 1 (0.62%) CMS
6 1 (0.62%) Documentum
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (9.94%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (3.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.11%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.24%) InDesign
4 2 (1.24%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.48%) Office 365
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.35%) Firewall
2 4 (2.48%) GSM
2 4 (2.48%) HTTP
2 4 (2.48%) LAN
2 4 (2.48%) LTE
2 4 (2.48%) UMTS
3 3 (1.86%) 2G
3 3 (1.86%) 3G
3 3 (1.86%) 4G
3 3 (1.86%) BGP-4
3 3 (1.86%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.86%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.86%) IPv4
3 3 (1.86%) IPv6
3 3 (1.86%) OSPF
3 3 (1.86%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.24%) Intranet
4 2 (1.24%) Wireless
5 1 (0.62%) MPLS
5 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.15%) Big Data
2 16 (9.94%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.97%) Apache Hive
3 8 (4.97%) MySQL
4 7 (4.35%) Data Mining
4 7 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.35%) Text Mining
5 4 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.62%) GIS
6 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.62%) Power BI
6 1 (0.62%) Spatial Data
6 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.83%) JIRA
2 6 (3.73%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.24%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.24%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.24%) git-flow
3 2 (1.24%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (9.32%) Military
2 11 (6.83%) Electronics
2 11 (6.83%) Finance
3 9 (5.59%) Games
4 6 (3.73%) Law
4 6 (3.73%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.48%) Marketing
6 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.24%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.24%) Legal
8 1 (0.62%) French Language
8 1 (0.62%) German Language
8 1 (0.62%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.62%) Retail
8 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (18.01%) Graduate
2 28 (17.39%) Analyst
3 21 (13.04%) Consultant
3 21 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 19 (11.80%) Security Consultant
5 16 (9.94%) Data Scientist
6 14 (8.70%) Developer
7 13 (8.07%) Graduate Analyst
8 12 (7.45%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 12 (7.45%) Project Manager
9 10 (6.21%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 10 (6.21%) Junior
10 8 (4.97%) Graduate IT Analyst
10 8 (4.97%) Graduate IT Support
10 8 (4.97%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
10 8 (4.97%) Graduate Support Analyst
10 8 (4.97%) IT Analyst
10 8 (4.97%) IT Graduate
10 8 (4.97%) IT Support
10 8 (4.97%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.59%) HTML
2 8 (4.97%) .NET
2 8 (4.97%) jQuery
2 8 (4.97%) XML
3 5 (3.11%) Ajax
3 5 (3.11%) HTML5
3 5 (3.11%) Laravel
3 5 (3.11%) React
3 5 (3.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (2.48%) CSS
5 3 (1.86%) J2EE
5 3 (1.86%) Spring
6 2 (1.24%) Spring Boot
6 2 (1.24%) Web Services
7 1 (0.62%) .NET Core
7 1 (0.62%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.62%) Node.js
7 1 (0.62%) RESTful
7 1 (0.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.12%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.21%) Algorithms
2 10 (6.21%) Management Information System
2 10 (6.21%) User Experience
3 8 (4.97%) Data Structures
3 8 (4.97%) Enterprise Cloud
3 8 (4.97%) Social Media
4 7 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.24%) Blog
5 2 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.24%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.24%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.24%) Photography
5 2 (1.24%) Video Editing
6 1 (0.62%) CESG
6 1 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.62%) Fintech
6 1 (0.62%) iPad
6 1 (0.62%) PMI
6 1 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.56%) Windows
2 13 (8.07%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.97%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.86%) Android
4 3 (1.86%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.86%) Unix
5 2 (1.24%) Linux
6 1 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (31.68%) Computer Science
2 50 (31.06%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (22.98%) Analytics
4 35 (21.74%) Cybersecurity
5 31 (19.25%) Data Science
5 31 (19.25%) Software Engineering
6 28 (17.39%) Information Security
7 25 (15.53%) Data Analytics
7 25 (15.53%) Mathematics
8 22 (13.66%) Machine Learning
9 21 (13.04%) Business Analysis
9 21 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (13.04%) Project Management
10 19 (11.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 18 (11.18%) Line Management
11 18 (11.18%) Statistics
12 15 (9.32%) Business Development
12 15 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (9.32%) SDLC
12 15 (9.32%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 42 (26.09%) C
2 23 (14.29%) Java
3 12 (7.45%) SQL
4 10 (6.21%) Python
5 7 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 7 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 7 (4.35%) R
6 5 (3.11%) C++
6 5 (3.11%) ES6
6 5 (3.11%) PHP
7 4 (2.48%) C#
8 2 (1.24%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.62%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.62%) Perl
9 1 (0.62%) Tcl
9 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (37.89%) Security Cleared
2 38 (23.60%) DV Cleared
3 35 (21.74%) SC Cleared
4 12 (7.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (7.45%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (3.73%) Master's Degree
6 4 (2.48%) PMP
7 3 (1.86%) CCNP
7 3 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.86%) PhD
8 1 (0.62%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.48%) PMO
2 3 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 3 (1.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.86%) QA
3 2 (1.24%) GDPR
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.48%) Docker
3 3 (1.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.62%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.62%) Firmware
4 1 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.62%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.62%) Xen
4 1 (0.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.24%) Ansible
1 2 (1.24%) Terraform
2 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.62%) Puppet
2 1 (0.62%) SCCM
2 1 (0.62%) SCOM
2 1 (0.62%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.62%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (7.45%) VMware
2 11 (6.83%) HP
2 11 (6.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.21%) Citrix
4 9 (5.59%) Wrike
5 5 (3.11%) Oracle
6 3 (1.86%) SAP
7 2 (1.24%) Adobe
8 1 (0.62%) ATG
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco
8 1 (0.62%) ESRI
8 1 (0.62%) Hyland
8 1 (0.62%) Kofax
8 1 (0.62%) McAfee
8 1 (0.62%) OpenText
8 1 (0.62%) Xerox