Period
to 24 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 400 521 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 25.94% 29.07% 23.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.90% 30.20% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 380 461 355
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £27,425 £28,750 £28,150
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £63,250
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +1.33%

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 1,487 1,725 1,967
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.43% 96.26% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,223 1,419 1,361
Gloucestershire median annual salary £43,000 £40,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.83% -5.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 24 May 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 24 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 +1 195 £42,500 -5.56% 30
Gloucester -2 59 £47,500 +14.46% 9
Tewkesbury -4 35 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Cirencester -8 23 £51,500 +28.75% 5
Stroud 0 5 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Wotton-under-Edge - 2 £33,750 - 3
Mitcheldean +1 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 221 (55.25%) JavaScript
2 195 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
3 181 (45.25%) C#
4 175 (43.75%) .NET
5 171 (42.75%) CSS
6 163 (40.75%) HTML
7 145 (36.25%) AngularJS
8 135 (33.75%) SQL
9 124 (31.00%) MVC
10 122 (30.50%) Java
11 117 (29.25%) SQL Server
12 107 (26.75%) TDD
13 93 (23.25%) MongoDB
14 86 (21.50%) ASP.NET
14 86 (21.50%) Web Services
15 79 (19.75%) Scrum
15 79 (19.75%) HTML5
15 79 (19.75%) jQuery
16 78 (19.50%) XML
17 73 (18.25%) React
18 70 (17.50%) CSS3
19 69 (17.25%) Spring
20 67 (16.75%) JSON
21 66 (16.50%) Git (software)
22 65 (16.25%) Node.js
22 65 (16.25%) Software Engineering
23 63 (15.75%) Web Development
24 57 (14.25%) Finance
24 57 (14.25%) Amazon AWS
25 55 (13.75%) Visual Studio

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 41 (10.25%) Mule
2 30 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (7.50%) Mule ESB
3 27 (6.75%) Tomcat
4 24 (6.00%) JBoss
5 16 (4.00%) Apache
6 13 (3.25%) Confluence
7 9 (2.25%) CMS
8 7 (1.75%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.75%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.75%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.75%) WordPress
9 5 (1.25%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.25%) Drupal
10 4 (1.00%) IIS
10 4 (1.00%) PrestaShop
11 3 (0.75%) Anypoint
11 3 (0.75%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.75%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.25%) InVision
3 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.25%) Simulink
3 1 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (1.75%) Magento
2 3 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.50%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 57 (14.25%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (9.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (8.75%) SaaS
4 27 (6.75%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (2.25%) Amazon SQS
6 6 (1.50%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.00%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (1.00%) Heroku
8 3 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.75%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.50%) Data Lake Analytics
9 2 (0.50%) PaaS
10 1 (0.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.25%) GitHub
10 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.25%) Internet
2 5 (1.25%) HTTP
2 5 (1.25%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.75%) SMS
4 2 (0.50%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (29.25%) SQL Server
2 93 (23.25%) MongoDB
3 36 (9.00%) MySQL
4 28 (7.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 23 (5.75%) NoSQL
6 22 (5.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 21 (5.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (4.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 19 (4.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (3.75%) Big Data
9 15 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (3.00%) Relational Database
11 9 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (2.00%) Geospatial Data
12 8 (2.00%) GIS
12 8 (2.00%) Hadoop
12 8 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (1.50%) Power BI
13 6 (1.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 66 (16.50%) Git (software)
2 55 (13.75%) Visual Studio
3 50 (12.50%) JIRA
4 34 (8.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 33 (8.25%) JUnit
6 22 (5.50%) IntelliJ
7 15 (3.75%) Maven
8 13 (3.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (3.00%) TeamCity
10 10 (2.50%) Eclipse
10 10 (2.50%) Subversion
11 7 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (1.50%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.50%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.25%) MSI
13 5 (1.25%) WiX
14 4 (1.00%) gulp
14 4 (1.00%) Xcode
15 3 (0.75%) Bitbucket
15 3 (0.75%) Gradle
General
1 57 (14.25%) Finance
2 46 (11.50%) Marketing
3 42 (10.50%) Retail
4 32 (8.00%) Manufacturing
5 28 (7.00%) Electronics
6 26 (6.50%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.25%) Military
8 6 (1.50%) Advertising
9 5 (1.25%) Back Office
10 4 (1.00%) Games
10 4 (1.00%) Law
11 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (43.75%) .NET
2 171 (42.75%) CSS
3 163 (40.75%) HTML
4 145 (36.25%) AngularJS
5 86 (21.50%) ASP.NET
5 86 (21.50%) Web Services
6 79 (19.75%) HTML5
6 79 (19.75%) jQuery
7 78 (19.50%) XML
8 73 (18.25%) React
9 70 (17.50%) CSS3
10 69 (17.25%) Spring
11 67 (16.75%) JSON
12 65 (16.25%) Node.js
13 52 (13.00%) REST
14 50 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 49 (12.25%) ASP.NET Web API
16 47 (11.75%) Hibernate
17 46 (11.50%) RESTful
18 43 (10.75%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (3.75%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (3.00%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.25%) User Experience
6 8 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.00%) W3C
8 3 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.75%) Robotics
9 2 (0.50%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (0.50%) Cybercrime
9 2 (0.50%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.50%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.50%) Media Streaming
9 2 (0.50%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.50%) State Machine
9 2 (0.50%) Video\Live Streaming
10 1 (0.25%) Fintech
10 1 (0.25%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 54 (13.50%) Linux
2 26 (6.50%) Windows
3 10 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.25%) Android
5 4 (1.00%) Unix
6 3 (0.75%) AIX
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.25%) CentOS
8 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (48.75%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (31.00%) MVC
3 107 (26.75%) TDD
4 79 (19.75%) Scrum
5 65 (16.25%) Software Engineering
6 63 (15.75%) Web Development
7 47 (11.75%) Kanban
8 44 (11.00%) OO
9 43 (10.75%) Business Intelligence
10 41 (10.25%) Front End Development
11 37 (9.25%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (9.25%) Responsive Web Design
11 37 (9.25%) Web Application Development
12 35 (8.75%) E-Commerce
13 34 (8.50%) BDD
13 34 (8.50%) Problem-Solving
14 31 (7.75%) Multithreading
15 30 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
16 28 (7.00%) SDLC
17 27 (6.75%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 221 (55.25%) JavaScript
2 181 (45.25%) C#
3 135 (33.75%) SQL
4 122 (30.50%) Java
5 40 (10.00%) PHP
6 35 (8.75%) C++
7 34 (8.50%) T-SQL
8 30 (7.50%) Python
9 18 (4.50%) Java 8
10 17 (4.25%) VB.NET
11 16 (4.00%) C
12 15 (3.75%) Ruby
13 14 (3.50%) PowerShell
14 12 (3.00%) F#
14 12 (3.00%) VB
15 10 (2.50%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.25%) Apple Swift
16 5 (1.25%) U-SQL
17 4 (1.00%) Apex Code
17 4 (1.00%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 30 (7.50%) Degree
2 29 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.75%) DV Cleared
4 9 (2.25%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.00%) QA
2 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (2.75%) Docker
2 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (3.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 12 (3.00%) Kibana
1 12 (3.00%) WSUS
2 8 (2.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.75%) CloudHub
4 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.50%) Puppet
5 1 (0.25%) Ansible
5 1 (0.25%) Plesk
5 1 (0.25%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (12.75%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.00%) Google
3 26 (6.50%) SAP
4 24 (6.00%) Apple
5 23 (5.75%) Oracle
6 9 (2.25%) Twitter
7 8 (2.00%) IBM
8 6 (1.50%) Tableau
8 6 (1.50%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.00%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.75%) Automation Anywhere
11 3 (0.75%) Blue Prism
11 3 (0.75%) Capita
11 3 (0.75%) Cognos
11 3 (0.75%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.75%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.75%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.50%) HP
12 2 (0.50%) Zend