Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 389 489 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 23.46% 31.21% 22.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.60% 31.79% 23.27%
Number of salaries quoted 332 461 463
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £28,775 £25,500 £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 1,581 1,538 2,119
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.36% 98.15% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,279 1,245 1,717
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -1 193 £45,000 - 27
Gloucester -3 67 £50,000 +17.65% 27
Tewkesbury +7 35 £42,500 +88.89% 3
Cirencester -1 28 £45,000 - 5
Berkeley 0 2 £30,000 +42.86%
Wotton-under-Edge - 2 £33,750 - 2
Fairford - 2 £36,250 - 5
Stroud +2 1 £37,500 +25.00% 5
Mitcheldean - 1 £40,000 -
Lechlade - 1 £65,000 - 1
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 187 (48.07%) JavaScript
2 164 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
3 154 (39.59%) CSS
4 153 (39.33%) C#
4 153 (39.33%) HTML
5 147 (37.79%) Java
6 122 (31.36%) .NET
7 120 (30.85%) SQL
8 117 (30.08%) AngularJS
9 108 (27.76%) MVC
10 99 (25.45%) Linux
11 96 (24.68%) Software Engineering
12 91 (23.39%) SQL Server
13 78 (20.05%) Spring
14 77 (19.79%) C++
14 77 (19.79%) jQuery
15 76 (19.54%) Python
16 73 (18.77%) MySQL
17 69 (17.74%) Scrum
18 65 (16.71%) MongoDB
19 64 (16.45%) React
20 63 (16.20%) Amazon AWS
20 63 (16.20%) PHP
21 59 (15.17%) TDD
22 58 (14.91%) Security Cleared
23 55 (14.14%) Web Services
24 54 (13.88%) XML
25 52 (13.37%) HTML5
26 50 (12.85%) Finance
27 48 (12.34%) JIRA

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 37 (9.51%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (8.48%) Apache
3 20 (5.14%) CMS
4 16 (4.11%) Confluence
4 16 (4.11%) Mule
5 15 (3.86%) Apache Spark
6 14 (3.60%) Tomcat
7 13 (3.34%) JBoss
8 12 (3.08%) Umbraco
9 11 (2.83%) Drupal
9 11 (2.83%) Mule ESB
10 6 (1.54%) WordPress
11 5 (1.29%) PrestaShop
12 3 (0.77%) SharePoint
13 2 (0.51%) IIS
14 1 (0.26%) GeoServer
14 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.26%) Tornado
14 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Magento
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.26%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 63 (16.20%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (9.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (6.68%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (6.43%) SaaS
5 14 (3.60%) Amazon S3
6 12 (3.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.77%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (0.77%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.51%) GitHub
9 1 (0.26%) npm
9 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.34%) Internet
2 8 (2.06%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.77%) ASN.1
3 3 (0.77%) Network Security
3 3 (0.77%) SMS
4 2 (0.51%) Intranet
4 2 (0.51%) VLAN
5 1 (0.26%) Extranet
5 1 (0.26%) HTTP
5 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (23.39%) SQL Server
2 73 (18.77%) MySQL
3 65 (16.71%) MongoDB
4 25 (6.43%) Big Data
5 24 (6.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 24 (6.17%) NoSQL
6 20 (5.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 17 (4.37%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (4.11%) Hadoop
9 14 (3.60%) Amazon RDS
10 13 (3.34%) Apache Hive
11 11 (2.83%) Geospatial Data
11 11 (2.83%) GIS
11 11 (2.83%) SQL Server 2016
12 9 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (2.06%) Relational Database
14 7 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (1.29%) Neo4j
15 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 48 (12.34%) JIRA
2 44 (11.31%) Git (software)
3 34 (8.74%) JUnit
4 30 (7.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (6.94%) Visual Studio
6 23 (5.91%) Jenkins
6 23 (5.91%) Maven
7 22 (5.66%) Eclipse
8 19 (4.88%) EasyMock
9 17 (4.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 16 (4.11%) Bitbucket
11 12 (3.08%) IntelliJ
11 12 (3.08%) Liquibase
12 10 (2.57%) Selenium
13 9 (2.31%) Subversion
14 7 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
15 5 (1.29%) MSI
15 5 (1.29%) WiX
16 4 (1.03%) Cucumber
17 3 (0.77%) JMeter
General
1 50 (12.85%) Finance
2 46 (11.83%) Marketing
3 32 (8.23%) Manufacturing
4 30 (7.71%) Telecoms
5 29 (7.46%) Electronics
6 28 (7.20%) Retail
7 14 (3.60%) Games
8 12 (3.08%) Military
9 6 (1.54%) Advertising
9 6 (1.54%) Back Office
10 5 (1.29%) Law
11 2 (0.51%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.26%) Automotive
12 1 (0.26%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (39.59%) CSS
2 153 (39.33%) HTML
3 122 (31.36%) .NET
4 117 (30.08%) AngularJS
5 78 (20.05%) Spring
6 77 (19.79%) jQuery
7 64 (16.45%) React
8 55 (14.14%) Web Services
9 54 (13.88%) XML
10 52 (13.37%) HTML5
11 47 (12.08%) Node.js
11 47 (12.08%) RESTful
12 46 (11.83%) ASP.NET
12 46 (11.83%) JSON
12 46 (11.83%) REST
13 44 (11.31%) CSS3
14 38 (9.77%) Spring MVC
15 32 (8.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 30 (7.71%) Hibernate
17 28 (7.20%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 20 (5.14%) Computer Science
1 20 (5.14%) Greenfield Project
1 20 (5.14%) Self-Motivation
2 16 (4.11%) User Experience
3 13 (3.34%) Mobile App
4 12 (3.08%) Wiki
5 8 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.54%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.29%) Cyber Defence
8 5 (1.29%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.29%) Life Science
9 4 (1.03%) Cybercrime
9 4 (1.03%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.77%) Device Driver
10 3 (0.77%) Industry 4.0
11 2 (0.51%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.51%) Cyberattack
11 2 (0.51%) Fintech
11 2 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 99 (25.45%) Linux
2 39 (10.03%) Windows
3 17 (4.37%) CentOS
4 14 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (2.83%) Android
6 10 (2.57%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.54%) Unix
8 5 (1.29%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.29%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (42.16%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (27.76%) MVC
3 96 (24.68%) Software Engineering
4 69 (17.74%) Scrum
5 59 (15.17%) TDD
6 46 (11.83%) DevOps
7 38 (9.77%) Front End Development
7 38 (9.77%) OO
8 37 (9.51%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (9.51%) Web Development
9 35 (9.00%) E-Commerce
10 34 (8.74%) SDLC
11 33 (8.48%) Kanban
12 29 (7.46%) Digital Marketing
12 29 (7.46%) Programme Management
13 28 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (6.68%) Integration Testing
14 26 (6.68%) Open Source
15 25 (6.43%) Artificial Intelligence
16 23 (5.91%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 187 (48.07%) JavaScript
2 153 (39.33%) C#
3 147 (37.79%) Java
4 120 (30.85%) SQL
5 77 (19.79%) C++
6 76 (19.54%) Python
7 63 (16.20%) PHP
8 36 (9.25%) C
9 24 (6.17%) T-SQL
10 21 (5.40%) TypeScript
11 18 (4.63%) Java 8
12 16 (4.11%) Ruby
13 14 (3.60%) VB.NET
14 11 (2.83%) PowerShell
15 7 (1.80%) Go
15 7 (1.80%) Perl
16 5 (1.29%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.29%) VB
17 4 (1.03%) VC++
18 3 (0.77%) F#
Qualifications
1 58 (14.91%) Security Cleared
2 34 (8.74%) DV Cleared
3 26 (6.68%) Degree
4 24 (6.17%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 18 (4.63%) Docker
2 3 (0.77%) vSphere
3 2 (0.51%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (3.60%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.06%) Ansible
3 5 (1.29%) Puppet
3 5 (1.29%) Salt
4 4 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.77%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (0.77%) Kibana
5 3 (0.77%) Plesk
5 3 (0.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 36 (9.25%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.97%) SAP
3 20 (5.14%) Atlassian
4 19 (4.88%) Oracle
5 15 (3.86%) Red Hat
6 12 (3.08%) Twitter
7 11 (2.83%) Apple
8 10 (2.57%) Google
9 5 (1.29%) HP
10 4 (1.03%) Zend
11 3 (0.77%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.77%) IBM
12 2 (0.51%) Informatica
12 2 (0.51%) RedGate
12 2 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.26%) ESRI
13 1 (0.26%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.26%) Talend
13 1 (0.26%) Thunderhead
13 1 (0.26%) XMPie