Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 27 18
Rank change year-on-year -6 -9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 119 201 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.76% 11.25% 12.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.32% 29.56% 30.36%
Number of salaries quoted 77 129 161
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £19,500 £20,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £59,750 £63,750 £62,500
South West median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year +2.50% -4.19% +19.29%

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 616 680 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 40.16% 38.05% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 443 501 569
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -7.37% +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,350 £25,750 £29,250
90th Percentile £65,600 £63,750 £67,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -1 36 £45,000 +50.00% 20
Gloucester +20 26 £42,500 -10.53% 3
Cirencester +15 16 £21,000 -36.84% 1
Stroud +3 1 £27,000 -31.65%
Filton 0 1 - -
Tewkesbury -28 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Tetbury - 1 £55,000 -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 44 (36.97%) Security Cleared
2 42 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 42 (35.29%) C
3 41 (34.45%) SQL
3 41 (34.45%) DV Cleared
4 35 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (29.41%) C#
4 35 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 33 (27.73%) C++
6 32 (26.89%) Computer Science
7 31 (26.05%) Python
8 28 (23.53%) Java
9 26 (21.85%) .NET
10 22 (18.49%) SQL Server
11 20 (16.81%) XML
11 20 (16.81%) Windows
11 20 (16.81%) Microsoft
12 19 (15.97%) AngularJS
13 18 (15.13%) Linux
13 18 (15.13%) TDD
14 17 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (13.45%) Mathematics
15 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (13.45%) MySQL
15 16 (13.45%) HTML
16 15 (12.61%) CSS
16 15 (12.61%) SDLC
17 14 (11.76%) DevOps
17 14 (11.76%) SC Cleared
18 12 (10.08%) JIRA

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 5 (4.20%) Apache
1 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.52%) Anypoint
2 3 (2.52%) Confluence
2 3 (2.52%) GlassFish
2 3 (2.52%) Mule
2 3 (2.52%) Mule ESB
2 3 (2.52%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.68%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.84%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.84%) CMS
4 1 (0.84%) SAS
4 1 (0.84%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.84%) CATIA
3 1 (0.84%) InVision
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.84%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.84%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.20%) SaaS
2 4 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.52%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.68%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.84%) GitHub
5 1 (0.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.40%) Network Security
2 2 (1.68%) HTTP
2 2 (1.68%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.84%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.84%) Firewall
3 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.49%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.45%) MySQL
3 8 (6.72%) Big Data
3 8 (6.72%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.36%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.36%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.68%) Power BI
6 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.84%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (10.08%) JIRA
2 11 (9.24%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.88%) JUnit
4 6 (5.04%) Eclipse
4 6 (5.04%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.04%) Maven
5 5 (4.20%) SoapUI
5 5 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.52%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.52%) Gradle
6 3 (2.52%) Selenium
7 2 (1.68%) Ant
7 2 (1.68%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.68%) ERwin
7 2 (1.68%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.68%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.84%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.84%) Zephyr
General
1 11 (9.24%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Electronics
3 4 (3.36%) Law
4 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.68%) Advertising
5 2 (1.68%) Automotive
5 2 (1.68%) Games
5 2 (1.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.84%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.84%) Back Office
6 1 (0.84%) French Language
6 1 (0.84%) Front Office
6 1 (0.84%) German Language
6 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 31 (26.05%) Developer
3 20 (16.81%) Analyst
4 14 (11.76%) Graduate
4 14 (11.76%) Junior
5 12 (10.08%) Data Analyst
6 11 (9.24%) Consultant
7 8 (6.72%) Graduate Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Graduate Data Analyst
7 8 (6.72%) Junior Developer
8 7 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.88%) Junior Software Developer
8 7 (5.88%) Junior Software Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Management Consultant
9 6 (5.04%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Graduate Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Graduate Software Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.85%) .NET
2 20 (16.81%) XML
3 19 (15.97%) AngularJS
4 16 (13.45%) HTML
5 15 (12.61%) CSS
6 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET
6 11 (9.24%) Django
6 11 (9.24%) JSON
7 9 (7.56%) REST
7 9 (7.56%) Web Services
8 8 (6.72%) jQuery
8 8 (6.72%) Spring
8 8 (6.72%) XSLT
9 7 (5.88%) .NET Framework
9 7 (5.88%) RESTful
9 7 (5.88%) XSL
10 6 (5.04%) HTML5
11 5 (4.20%) Hibernate
11 5 (4.20%) SOAP
11 5 (4.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.89%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.40%) Device Driver
4 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.36%) User Experience
5 3 (2.52%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.52%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.52%) Robotics
6 2 (1.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.68%) FMCG
6 2 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.68%) VHDL
6 2 (1.68%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.84%) Arduino
7 1 (0.84%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.84%) Fintech
7 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.84%) PKI
7 1 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.81%) Windows
2 18 (15.13%) Linux
3 12 (10.08%) Unix
4 10 (8.40%) Android
4 10 (8.40%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.52%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.84%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 35 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (15.13%) TDD
4 17 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (13.45%) Mathematics
6 15 (12.61%) SDLC
7 14 (11.76%) DevOps
8 10 (8.40%) Analytics
8 10 (8.40%) Customer Requirements
8 10 (8.40%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (8.40%) Information Security
9 9 (7.56%) Project Management
9 9 (7.56%) Unit Testing
10 8 (6.72%) Change Management
11 7 (5.88%) Mentoring
11 7 (5.88%) MVC
11 7 (5.88%) Scrum
11 7 (5.88%) Test Automation
11 7 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.29%) C
2 41 (34.45%) SQL
3 35 (29.41%) C#
3 35 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 33 (27.73%) C++
5 31 (26.05%) Python
6 28 (23.53%) Java
7 9 (7.56%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.20%) Assembly Language
8 5 (4.20%) Groovy
9 3 (2.52%) PHP
9 3 (2.52%) Ruby
9 3 (2.52%) VB
9 3 (2.52%) XPath
10 2 (1.68%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.68%) Jython
10 2 (1.68%) Perl
10 2 (1.68%) VBScript
11 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.84%) R
Qualifications
1 44 (36.97%) Security Cleared
2 41 (34.45%) DV Cleared
3 14 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 9 (7.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (4.20%) Master's Degree
5 5 (4.20%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (2.52%) PhD
7 2 (1.68%) MCSE
7 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.84%) APMP
8 1 (0.84%) CCENT
8 1 (0.84%) CCNA
8 1 (0.84%) CEH
8 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.84%) CISSP
8 1 (0.84%) HND
8 1 (0.84%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.84%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) CloudHub
2 2 (1.68%) CA Service Virtualization
2 2 (1.68%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.84%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.84%) QRadar
3 1 (0.84%) SCCM
3 1 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.20%) Atlassian
2 5 (4.20%) Oracle
3 4 (3.36%) IBM
4 3 (2.52%) HP
4 3 (2.52%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.68%) Automation Anywhere
5 2 (1.68%) Blue Prism
5 2 (1.68%) CA
5 2 (1.68%) Google
6 1 (0.84%) ArcSight
6 1 (0.84%) Cisco
6 1 (0.84%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.84%) LogRhythm
6 1 (0.84%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.84%) Samsung
6 1 (0.84%) Tableau
6 1 (0.84%) VMware
6 1 (0.84%) Zend