Period
to 16 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 249 414 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 16.01% 25.83% 31.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.69% 26.87% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 205 388 487
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1,492 1,541 1,710
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.95% 96.13% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,108 1,282 1,386
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £44,600 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.50% +5.56% -0.59%
10th Percentile £27,350 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Gloucestershire

Developer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Developer in Gloucestershire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in Gloucestershire

Developer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 16 June 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
Cheltenham -3 113 £47,500 +11.76% 40
Gloucester -13 56 £55,000 +15.79% 34
Tewkesbury +2 23 £37,500 - 13
Cirencester +2 15 £46,000 +2.22% 9
Stroud +1 2 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Berkeley 0 1 - - 1
Mitcheldean -2 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Fairford - 1 £35,000 - 1
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Developer in the job title.

1 133 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (47.39%) JavaScript
3 113 (45.38%) Java
4 105 (42.17%) C#
5 84 (33.73%) Security Cleared
6 72 (28.92%) .NET
7 71 (28.51%) HTML
8 67 (26.91%) CSS
9 61 (24.50%) DV Cleared
9 61 (24.50%) AngularJS
10 60 (24.10%) Python
11 57 (22.89%) Software Engineering
12 55 (22.09%) Linux
12 55 (22.09%) C++
13 53 (21.29%) SQL
14 49 (19.68%) DevOps
15 47 (18.88%) MVC
16 46 (18.47%) React
17 44 (17.67%) Node.js
18 42 (16.87%) Big Data
18 42 (16.87%) SQL Server
18 42 (16.87%) Git (software)
19 38 (15.26%) ASP.NET
19 38 (15.26%) Scrum
20 37 (14.86%) SC Cleared
20 37 (14.86%) Docker
21 36 (14.46%) Degree
22 35 (14.06%) JIRA
23 33 (13.25%) TDD
24 31 (12.45%) Spring

Developer Skill Set
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 24 (9.64%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (6.43%) JBoss
3 12 (4.82%) Apache Spark
3 12 (4.82%) WebLogic
4 7 (2.81%) Confluence
5 6 (2.41%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.01%) IIS
6 5 (2.01%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.61%) CMS
8 3 (1.20%) Apache
8 3 (1.20%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.40%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.40%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.40%) Mule
9 1 (0.40%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.80%) Magento
2 1 (0.40%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.04%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.41%) Power Platform
4 5 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.01%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.01%) OpenShift
4 5 (2.01%) Serverless
5 4 (1.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Flow
6 3 (1.20%) Office 365
7 2 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.80%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.80%) PowerApps
7 2 (0.80%) SaaS
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.40%) Heroku
8 1 (0.40%) IaaS
8 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.42%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.41%) Firewall
3 5 (2.01%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.20%) Wireless
5 2 (0.80%) Software-Defined Radio
5 2 (0.80%) SSH
6 1 (0.40%) AMQP
6 1 (0.40%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.87%) Big Data
1 42 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.24%) MySQL
3 26 (10.44%) MongoDB
4 15 (6.02%) Hadoop
5 12 (4.82%) Neo4j
6 8 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (2.81%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.41%) Apache Hive
8 6 (2.41%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.41%) OrientDB
9 5 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.20%) Power BI
12 2 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 42 (16.87%) Git (software)
2 35 (14.06%) JIRA
3 27 (10.84%) Bitbucket
4 18 (7.23%) Jenkins
5 15 (6.02%) JUnit
6 14 (5.62%) Selenium
7 11 (4.42%) Visual Studio
8 10 (4.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (3.61%) Cucumber
9 9 (3.61%) Eclipse
9 9 (3.61%) PhpStorm
10 8 (3.21%) Bitbucket Server
10 8 (3.21%) git-flow
11 5 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (1.61%) Maven
13 3 (1.20%) CodeSonar
13 3 (1.20%) EasyMock
13 3 (1.20%) Jasmine
13 3 (1.20%) Robot Framework
14 2 (0.80%) Subversion
General
1 29 (11.65%) Finance
2 17 (6.83%) Marketing
3 16 (6.43%) Electronics
4 14 (5.62%) Manufacturing
5 13 (5.22%) Law
5 13 (5.22%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.01%) Retail
7 3 (1.20%) Games
8 2 (0.80%) Back Office
8 2 (0.80%) Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (28.92%) .NET
2 71 (28.51%) HTML
3 67 (26.91%) CSS
4 61 (24.50%) AngularJS
5 46 (18.47%) React
6 44 (17.67%) Node.js
7 38 (15.26%) ASP.NET
8 31 (12.45%) Spring
9 30 (12.05%) jQuery
10 28 (11.24%) .NET Framework
10 28 (11.24%) HTML5
10 28 (11.24%) Web Services
11 25 (10.04%) Vue.js
12 22 (8.84%) REST
13 19 (7.63%) .NET Core
14 16 (6.43%) Laravel
14 16 (6.43%) XML
15 15 (6.02%) CSS3
15 15 (6.02%) Java EE
16 14 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.82%) User Experience
2 11 (4.42%) Cybercrime
2 11 (4.42%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.81%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (2.01%) Wiki
7 3 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.80%) Digital Signage
8 2 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.80%) PMI
8 2 (0.80%) VHDL
9 1 (0.40%) BBC
9 1 (0.40%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.40%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) NHS
9 1 (0.40%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (22.09%) Linux
2 15 (6.02%) Unix
3 14 (5.62%) Windows
4 11 (4.42%) Android
4 11 (4.42%) CentOS
5 9 (3.61%) Apple iOS
6 7 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (2.01%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.20%) Debian
8 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
8 3 (1.20%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.80%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (22.89%) Software Engineering
3 49 (19.68%) DevOps
4 47 (18.88%) MVC
5 38 (15.26%) Scrum
6 33 (13.25%) TDD
7 30 (12.05%) Artificial Intelligence
8 27 (10.84%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (10.44%) OO
10 25 (10.04%) Mentoring
11 24 (9.64%) Web Development
12 22 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (8.43%) Cybersecurity
13 21 (8.43%) Machine Learning
13 21 (8.43%) Open Source
14 19 (7.63%) Computer Science
15 17 (6.83%) Coaching
16 16 (6.43%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (6.43%) Data Science
17 15 (6.02%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 118 (47.39%) JavaScript
2 113 (45.38%) Java
3 105 (42.17%) C#
4 60 (24.10%) Python
5 55 (22.09%) C++
6 53 (21.29%) SQL
7 28 (11.24%) C
7 28 (11.24%) PHP
8 15 (6.02%) Ruby
9 14 (5.62%) Go
10 10 (4.02%) Java 8
11 9 (3.61%) ES6
12 8 (3.21%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.41%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.61%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.20%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.20%) Scala
16 2 (0.80%) Kotlin
16 2 (0.80%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.40%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 84 (33.73%) Security Cleared
2 61 (24.50%) DV Cleared
3 37 (14.86%) SC Cleared
4 36 (14.46%) Degree
5 7 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (2.01%) CCNA
6 5 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.01%) CISSP
6 5 (2.01%) CompTIA Security+
6 5 (2.01%) GIAC
6 5 (2.01%) Linux+ Certification
6 5 (2.01%) MCSE
6 5 (2.01%) Network+ Certification
6 5 (2.01%) SANS
6 5 (2.01%) SSCP
7 4 (1.61%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 37 (14.86%) Docker
2 3 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.81%) Ansible
2 6 (2.41%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.41%) Puppet
3 3 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 31 (12.45%) Oracle
2 23 (9.24%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.62%) SAP
4 10 (4.02%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.61%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.41%) Google
6 6 (2.41%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.20%) Tableau
7 3 (1.20%) Telerik
8 2 (0.80%) Apple
8 2 (0.80%) IBM
8 2 (0.80%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.80%) Teradata
9 1 (0.40%) Adobe
9 1 (0.40%) Apteco
9 1 (0.40%) Facebook
9 1 (0.40%) Sony
9 1 (0.40%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.40%) Zend