Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 19 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 389 531 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 27.26% 24.94% 21.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.95% 25.66% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 402 499 355
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £31,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

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 1,392 2,069 1,931
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 97.18% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,138 1,717 1,444
Gloucestershire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 February 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 February 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 0 227 £42,500 -5.56% 29
Gloucester 0 69 £45,000 +8.43% 25
Cirencester -23 14 £45,000 - 4
Tewkesbury -6 11 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Stroud +6 5 £30,000 -36.84%
Tetbury - 1 £45,000 -
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 223 (57.33%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (54.50%) JavaScript
3 186 (47.81%) HTML
4 184 (47.30%) CSS
5 168 (43.19%) C#
6 155 (39.85%) AngularJS
7 154 (39.59%) .NET
8 141 (36.25%) MVC
9 124 (31.88%) SQL
10 122 (31.36%) SQL Server
11 114 (29.31%) ASP.NET
12 112 (28.79%) HTML5
13 105 (26.99%) Java
14 100 (25.71%) jQuery
15 96 (24.68%) TDD
16 95 (24.42%) Git (software)
17 90 (23.14%) CSS3
18 88 (22.62%) Web Services
19 82 (21.08%) Node.js
20 80 (20.57%) Scrum
21 79 (20.31%) MongoDB
22 77 (19.79%) XML
23 73 (18.77%) Spring
24 70 (17.99%) React
25 63 (16.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 62 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
27 61 (15.68%) Microsoft Azure
28 60 (15.42%) Web Development
29 59 (15.17%) ASP.NET Web API
30 58 (14.91%) Hibernate

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 33 (8.48%) Mule
1 33 (8.48%) Mule ESB
2 29 (7.46%) Tomcat
3 25 (6.43%) JBoss
4 23 (5.91%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (3.08%) Apache Spark
5 12 (3.08%) Confluence
6 9 (2.31%) Apache
7 8 (2.06%) CMS
7 8 (2.06%) WordPress
8 7 (1.80%) IIS
9 5 (1.29%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.03%) Anypoint
10 4 (1.03%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.77%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.77%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.77%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.26%) Drupal
12 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (1.29%) InDesign
1 5 (1.29%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.26%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.26%) Simulink
3 1 (0.26%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.29%) Magento
3 2 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 62 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (15.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (9.25%) SaaS
4 27 (6.94%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (2.06%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (1.29%) Serverless
8 4 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.03%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (1.03%) Heroku
8 4 (1.03%) Route 53
9 3 (0.77%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.51%) Data Lake Analytics
10 2 (0.51%) PaaS
11 1 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.60%) Internet
2 12 (3.08%) SMS
3 4 (1.03%) VPN
4 3 (0.77%) HTTP
5 2 (0.51%) Extranet
5 2 (0.51%) Intranet
5 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.26%) Firewall
6 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (31.36%) SQL Server
2 79 (20.31%) MongoDB
3 33 (8.48%) MySQL
4 28 (7.20%) SQL Server 2016
5 27 (6.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 26 (6.68%) NoSQL
7 25 (6.43%) Relational Database
8 22 (5.66%) Big Data
9 16 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (3.86%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (3.60%) Hadoop
11 14 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
12 13 (3.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (2.31%) Azure SQL Database
14 9 (2.31%) QlikView
15 8 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
17 6 (1.54%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 95 (24.42%) Git (software)
2 51 (13.11%) JIRA
3 33 (8.48%) JUnit
4 29 (7.46%) Visual Studio
5 24 (6.17%) IntelliJ
6 16 (4.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 16 (4.11%) Jenkins
6 16 (4.11%) Subversion
6 16 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (2.57%) TeamCity
8 8 (2.06%) Mercurial
9 7 (1.80%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.80%) Maven
10 6 (1.54%) gulp
11 5 (1.29%) Dreamweaver
11 5 (1.29%) Grunt
11 5 (1.29%) Selenium
12 4 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (1.03%) PostCSS
12 4 (1.03%) SoapUI
General
1 54 (13.88%) Finance
2 45 (11.57%) Marketing
3 40 (10.28%) Retail
4 32 (8.23%) Manufacturing
5 31 (7.97%) Electronics
5 31 (7.97%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.29%) Advertising
6 5 (1.29%) Games
7 3 (0.77%) Law
8 1 (0.26%) Banking
8 1 (0.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (47.81%) HTML
2 184 (47.30%) CSS
3 155 (39.85%) AngularJS
4 154 (39.59%) .NET
5 114 (29.31%) ASP.NET
6 112 (28.79%) HTML5
7 100 (25.71%) jQuery
8 90 (23.14%) CSS3
9 88 (22.62%) Web Services
10 82 (21.08%) Node.js
11 77 (19.79%) XML
12 73 (18.77%) Spring
13 70 (17.99%) React
14 63 (16.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 59 (15.17%) ASP.NET Web API
16 58 (14.91%) Hibernate
17 56 (14.40%) JSON
18 51 (13.11%) .NET Framework
19 50 (12.85%) REST
20 43 (11.05%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.23%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.83%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.31%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.06%) AS400
6 7 (1.80%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.54%) User Experience
8 5 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.29%) iPhone
9 3 (0.77%) Robotics
10 2 (0.51%) Fintech
10 2 (0.51%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.51%) PKI
11 1 (0.26%) iSeries
11 1 (0.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 44 (11.31%) Linux
2 20 (5.14%) Android
3 14 (3.60%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.57%) Windows
5 3 (0.77%) Mac OS
5 3 (0.77%) Unix
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.26%) AIX
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (57.33%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (36.25%) MVC
3 96 (24.68%) TDD
4 80 (20.57%) Scrum
5 60 (15.42%) Web Development
6 53 (13.62%) OO
7 52 (13.37%) Front End Development
8 48 (12.34%) BDD
8 48 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
9 46 (11.83%) Kanban
10 44 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (9.00%) Digital Marketing
11 35 (9.00%) Software Engineering
12 32 (8.23%) Responsive Web Design
13 31 (7.97%) SDLC
13 31 (7.97%) Web Application Development
14 30 (7.71%) Programme Management
15 29 (7.46%) Analytics
15 29 (7.46%) Integration Testing
16 25 (6.43%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 212 (54.50%) JavaScript
2 168 (43.19%) C#
3 124 (31.88%) SQL
4 105 (26.99%) Java
5 45 (11.57%) T-SQL
6 41 (10.54%) PHP
7 21 (5.40%) Python
8 19 (4.88%) C++
9 13 (3.34%) Ruby
10 12 (3.08%) VB
11 11 (2.83%) C
12 10 (2.57%) F#
12 10 (2.57%) PowerShell
13 7 (1.80%) RPG
13 7 (1.80%) RPG IV
14 5 (1.29%) ES6
14 5 (1.29%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.03%) Apex Code
15 4 (1.03%) Perl
15 4 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (7.71%) Degree
2 15 (3.86%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.31%) DV Cleared
4 6 (1.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.80%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (3.86%) Docker
2 3 (0.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
3 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (2.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 10 (2.57%) Kibana
1 10 (2.57%) WSUS
2 3 (0.77%) CloudHub
2 3 (0.77%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.77%) Puppet
2 3 (0.77%) Salt
3 2 (0.51%) Ansible
3 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (12.60%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.23%) Google
3 30 (7.71%) SAP
4 28 (7.20%) Oracle
5 25 (6.43%) Apple
6 13 (3.34%) Twitter
7 10 (2.57%) Zend
8 9 (2.31%) Tableau
8 9 (2.31%) Xamarin
9 6 (1.54%) IBM
10 5 (1.29%) Adobe
11 4 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.77%) Blue Prism
12 3 (0.77%) Cognos
12 3 (0.77%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.51%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.51%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.51%) Telerik
14 1 (0.26%) Capita
14 1 (0.26%) Teradata