Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 314 417 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 20.99% 29.37% 21.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.88% 30.04% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 261 425 488
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1,435 1,388 2,208
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 97.75% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,103 1,142 1,843
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £23,550 £23,775 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 December 2018.

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 December 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 -1 179 £45,000 +5.88% 27
Gloucester -3 58 £46,250 +2.78% 26
Cirencester +9 19 £45,000 - 3
Tewkesbury +3 18 £47,500 - 7
Stroud +7 2 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Fairford - 2 £36,250 - 2
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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.

1 150 (47.77%) JavaScript
2 125 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
3 122 (38.85%) Java
4 112 (35.67%) C#
5 110 (35.03%) CSS
6 109 (34.71%) HTML
7 93 (29.62%) SQL
8 87 (27.71%) .NET
9 81 (25.80%) AngularJS
10 77 (24.52%) MVC
11 73 (23.25%) Software Engineering
12 71 (22.61%) SQL Server
13 67 (21.34%) Linux
14 65 (20.70%) Python
14 65 (20.70%) jQuery
15 64 (20.38%) Spring
16 61 (19.43%) MySQL
17 53 (16.88%) C++
18 50 (15.92%) PHP
19 48 (15.29%) React
20 46 (14.65%) RESTful
21 45 (14.33%) Scrum
22 44 (14.01%) MongoDB
23 43 (13.69%) DevOps
24 42 (13.38%) Security Cleared
25 41 (13.06%) Amazon AWS
26 40 (12.74%) HTML5
26 40 (12.74%) Node.js
27 39 (12.42%) Marketing
28 37 (11.78%) REST

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 30 (9.55%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (6.37%) CMS
3 16 (5.10%) Apache
4 15 (4.78%) Apache Spark
5 11 (3.50%) Confluence
5 11 (3.50%) Umbraco
6 9 (2.87%) Drupal
7 7 (2.23%) JBoss
8 5 (1.59%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.27%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.96%) IIS
10 3 (0.96%) Mule
10 3 (0.96%) Mule ESB
10 3 (0.96%) WordPress
11 2 (0.64%) PrestaShop
11 2 (0.64%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.64%) WildFly
12 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.32%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.32%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Magento
2 2 (0.64%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (13.06%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.78%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (3.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 11 (3.50%) Amazon S3
4 11 (3.50%) SaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.32%) GitHub
5 1 (0.32%) IaaS
5 1 (0.32%) npm
5 1 (0.32%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.32%) PaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.87%) Internet
2 7 (2.23%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.27%) AMQP
4 3 (0.96%) ASN.1
4 3 (0.96%) SMS
5 2 (0.64%) Intranet
5 2 (0.64%) Network Security
6 1 (0.32%) Extranet
6 1 (0.32%) HTTP
6 1 (0.32%) SSL
6 1 (0.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (22.61%) SQL Server
2 61 (19.43%) MySQL
3 44 (14.01%) MongoDB
4 26 (8.28%) Big Data
5 25 (7.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (5.10%) NoSQL
7 15 (4.78%) Hadoop
8 12 (3.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 12 (3.82%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (3.82%) Relational Database
9 11 (3.50%) Apache Hive
9 11 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (1.91%) SQL Server 2016
10 6 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.27%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.27%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (10.83%) JIRA
2 24 (7.64%) JUnit
3 23 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 18 (5.73%) Jenkins
5 17 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 16 (5.10%) EasyMock
7 15 (4.78%) Maven
8 14 (4.46%) Bitbucket
8 14 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (4.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (3.50%) Liquibase
10 11 (3.50%) Visual Studio
11 9 (2.87%) Selenium
12 7 (2.23%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.96%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.96%) IDA Disassembler
13 3 (0.96%) IntelliJ
13 3 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
14 2 (0.64%) JMeter
14 2 (0.64%) MSI
General
1 39 (12.42%) Marketing
2 36 (11.46%) Finance
3 24 (7.64%) Electronics
3 24 (7.64%) Manufacturing
3 24 (7.64%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.41%) Retail
5 14 (4.46%) Games
6 6 (1.91%) Back Office
6 6 (1.91%) Law
7 4 (1.27%) Advertising
8 2 (0.64%) Military
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
9 1 (0.32%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (35.03%) CSS
2 109 (34.71%) HTML
3 87 (27.71%) .NET
4 81 (25.80%) AngularJS
5 65 (20.70%) jQuery
6 64 (20.38%) Spring
7 48 (15.29%) React
8 46 (14.65%) RESTful
9 40 (12.74%) HTML5
9 40 (12.74%) Node.js
10 37 (11.78%) REST
11 34 (10.83%) CSS3
12 32 (10.19%) ASP.NET
12 32 (10.19%) Spring MVC
12 32 (10.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 31 (9.87%) XML
14 29 (9.24%) Web Services
15 25 (7.96%) Kafka
16 24 (7.64%) JSON
17 22 (7.01%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.73%) User Experience
2 16 (5.10%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.18%) Cybercrime
4 10 (3.18%) Wiki
5 9 (2.87%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.23%) Cyber Defence
6 7 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.91%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.59%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.59%) Life Science
9 3 (0.96%) Fintech
9 3 (0.96%) Industry 4.0
10 2 (0.64%) Cyberattack
10 2 (0.64%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.64%) Social Media
11 1 (0.32%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.32%) Digital TV
11 1 (0.32%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 67 (21.34%) Linux
2 20 (6.37%) Windows
3 13 (4.14%) CentOS
4 10 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.87%) Android
6 7 (2.23%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.91%) Unix
8 4 (1.27%) Mac OS X
8 4 (1.27%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (39.81%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (24.52%) MVC
3 73 (23.25%) Software Engineering
4 45 (14.33%) Scrum
5 43 (13.69%) DevOps
6 33 (10.51%) SDLC
7 31 (9.87%) Front End Development
8 30 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
9 29 (9.24%) TDD
10 28 (8.92%) OO
11 25 (7.96%) E-Commerce
12 24 (7.64%) Digital Marketing
12 24 (7.64%) Programme Management
13 23 (7.32%) Web Development
14 21 (6.69%) Open Source
15 20 (6.37%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (5.73%) Integration Testing
16 18 (5.73%) Kanban
17 17 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
18 15 (4.78%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 150 (47.77%) JavaScript
2 122 (38.85%) Java
3 112 (35.67%) C#
4 93 (29.62%) SQL
5 65 (20.70%) Python
6 53 (16.88%) C++
7 50 (15.92%) PHP
8 31 (9.87%) C
9 17 (5.41%) TypeScript
10 16 (5.10%) T-SQL
11 11 (3.50%) Ruby
12 10 (3.18%) PowerShell
13 8 (2.55%) VB.NET
14 7 (2.23%) Java 8
14 7 (2.23%) Perl
15 5 (1.59%) Go
16 3 (0.96%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.96%) ES6
17 2 (0.64%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 42 (13.38%) Security Cleared
2 27 (8.60%) DV Cleared
3 22 (7.01%) SC Cleared
4 18 (5.73%) Degree
5 4 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.32%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.96%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (5.73%) Docker
2 3 (0.96%) vSphere
3 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (1.91%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.59%) Ansible
2 5 (1.59%) Puppet
3 4 (1.27%) Salt
4 3 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (8.28%) SAP
2 25 (7.96%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.37%) Oracle
4 18 (5.73%) Atlassian
5 13 (4.14%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.55%) Twitter
7 4 (1.27%) IBM
7 4 (1.27%) Zend
8 3 (0.96%) Apple
8 3 (0.96%) HP
9 2 (0.64%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.64%) IBM Sterling
9 2 (0.64%) Informatica
9 2 (0.64%) RedGate
10 1 (0.32%) Google
10 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.32%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.32%) Teradata
10 1 (0.32%) Thunderhead
10 1 (0.32%) XMPie