Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 465 494 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 31.06% 21.96% 23.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.65% 22.57% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 452 486 430
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £24,775 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,775
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 1469 2189 1975
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.13% 97.29% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1827 1609
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +1 203 £42,500 -5.56% 15
Gloucester +7 119 £45,000 +5.88% 8
Cirencester -7 32 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Tewkesbury 0 10 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Stroud -1 7 £30,000 -31.03%
Lydney - 2 £33,750 -
Filton +8 1 £37,500 +4.17%
Tetbury - 1 £45,000 -
Berkeley - 1 £21,000 -
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 259 (55.70%) JavaScript
2 247 (53.12%) HTML
3 244 (52.47%) CSS
4 233 (50.11%) Agile Software Development
5 179 (38.49%) MVC
6 172 (36.99%) C#
7 156 (33.55%) SQL
7 156 (33.55%) .NET
8 136 (29.25%) Git (software)
9 130 (27.96%) Java
10 127 (27.31%) Web Services
11 123 (26.45%) SQL Server
12 121 (26.02%) AngularJS
13 119 (25.59%) ASP.NET
14 112 (24.09%) XML
15 105 (22.58%) jQuery
16 103 (22.15%) Finance
17 100 (21.51%) Scrum
18 94 (20.22%) TDD
19 90 (19.35%) HTML5
20 89 (19.14%) Spring
20 89 (19.14%) JSON
21 88 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
22 87 (18.71%) Business Intelligence
23 86 (18.49%) Linux
24 81 (17.42%) Hibernate
25 80 (17.20%) Marketing
26 78 (16.77%) JIRA
26 78 (16.77%) Web Development
27 77 (16.56%) PHP

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 58 (12.47%) Tomcat
2 56 (12.04%) JBoss
2 56 (12.04%) Mule
2 56 (12.04%) Mule ESB
3 22 (4.73%) IIS
3 22 (4.73%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.44%) Apache
5 15 (3.23%) CMS
6 14 (3.01%) Confluence
7 13 (2.80%) Apache Spark
8 12 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.72%) WordPress
10 6 (1.29%) Umbraco
11 5 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.86%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
13 3 (0.65%) SAS
14 2 (0.43%) Exstream Dialogue
14 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (1.08%) InDesign
2 5 (1.08%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.65%) SPSS
5 1 (0.22%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 12 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.65%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.65%) Magento
3 2 (0.43%) Exstream
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 88 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (12.69%) SaaS
3 56 (12.04%) Amazon EC2
4 50 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.94%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (1.08%) Serverless
7 4 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.86%) Route 53
8 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.43%) Force.com
9 2 (0.43%) GitHub
9 2 (0.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 2 (0.43%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.22%) IaaS
10 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.01%) SMS
2 11 (2.37%) Internet
3 8 (1.72%) Intranet
4 4 (0.86%) DNS
4 4 (0.86%) Extranet
4 4 (0.86%) SMTP
4 4 (0.86%) VPN
5 2 (0.43%) Firewall
5 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.22%) HTTP
6 1 (0.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (26.45%) SQL Server
2 73 (15.70%) MongoDB
3 61 (13.12%) NoSQL
4 58 (12.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 45 (9.68%) MySQL
6 35 (7.53%) Relational Database
7 24 (5.16%) Big Data
8 16 (3.44%) Hadoop
9 14 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (2.58%) RDBMS
12 11 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (2.37%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (1.72%) Apache Hive
13 8 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
14 6 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (1.08%) Power BI
15 5 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 136 (29.25%) Git (software)
2 78 (16.77%) JIRA
3 59 (12.69%) JUnit
4 55 (11.83%) IntelliJ
5 30 (6.45%) Visual Studio
6 24 (5.16%) Subversion
7 16 (3.44%) Mercurial
8 15 (3.23%) Jenkins
8 15 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (1.94%) Selenium
11 6 (1.29%) Oracle APEX
12 5 (1.08%) Dreamweaver
12 5 (1.08%) EasyMock
12 5 (1.08%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.08%) Grunt
12 5 (1.08%) gulp
13 4 (0.86%) NUnit
13 4 (0.86%) PostCSS
13 4 (0.86%) Travis CI
General
1 103 (22.15%) Finance
2 80 (17.20%) Marketing
3 74 (15.91%) Manufacturing
4 72 (15.48%) Telecoms
5 71 (15.27%) Electronics
6 68 (14.62%) Retail
7 6 (1.29%) Advertising
7 6 (1.29%) Games
8 3 (0.65%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.22%) Back Office
9 1 (0.22%) Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (53.12%) HTML
2 244 (52.47%) CSS
3 156 (33.55%) .NET
4 127 (27.31%) Web Services
5 121 (26.02%) AngularJS
6 119 (25.59%) ASP.NET
7 112 (24.09%) XML
8 105 (22.58%) jQuery
9 90 (19.35%) HTML5
10 89 (19.14%) JSON
10 89 (19.14%) Spring
11 81 (17.42%) Hibernate
12 72 (15.48%) REST
13 71 (15.27%) CSS3
14 62 (13.33%) SOAP
15 58 (12.47%) Apache Camel
16 56 (12.04%) Spring MVC
17 55 (11.83%) ASP.NET Web API
18 54 (11.61%) JPA
18 54 (11.61%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.24%) Analytical Skills
1 29 (6.24%) User Experience
2 23 (4.95%) AS400
3 22 (4.73%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (4.52%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.80%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.80%) Social Media
6 8 (1.72%) iSeries
7 5 (1.08%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.86%) Cyberthreat
8 4 (0.86%) iPhone
9 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.43%) Fintech
9 2 (0.43%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.43%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.43%) PKI
10 1 (0.22%) Clustering
10 1 (0.22%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.22%) iPad
10 1 (0.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 86 (18.49%) Linux
2 24 (5.16%) Windows
3 18 (3.87%) Android
4 12 (2.58%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.86%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.65%) Unix
6 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.43%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.22%) AIX
8 1 (0.22%) CentOS
8 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.22%) Solaris
8 1 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (50.11%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (38.49%) MVC
3 100 (21.51%) Scrum
4 94 (20.22%) TDD
5 87 (18.71%) Business Intelligence
6 78 (16.77%) Web Development
7 75 (16.13%) BDD
8 74 (15.91%) Digital Marketing
9 72 (15.48%) Kanban
10 71 (15.27%) Programme Management
11 57 (12.26%) E-Commerce
12 55 (11.83%) Integration Testing
13 47 (10.11%) Front End Development
14 44 (9.46%) OO
15 39 (8.39%) CRM
16 38 (8.17%) SDLC
16 38 (8.17%) Software Engineering
17 31 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
18 23 (4.95%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (4.95%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 259 (55.70%) JavaScript
2 172 (36.99%) C#
3 156 (33.55%) SQL
4 130 (27.96%) Java
5 77 (16.56%) PHP
6 58 (12.47%) T-SQL
7 30 (6.45%) C++
8 29 (6.24%) Python
9 25 (5.38%) RPG
9 25 (5.38%) RPG IV
10 17 (3.66%) C
11 10 (2.15%) VB
11 10 (2.15%) VB.NET
12 9 (1.94%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.72%) Perl
14 7 (1.51%) Ruby
15 5 (1.08%) Apex Code
15 5 (1.08%) ES6
16 3 (0.65%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (7.53%) Degree
2 23 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (2.37%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.65%) HNC
6 3 (0.65%) HND
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.86%) QA
2 3 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.08%) Docker
2 4 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.43%) Puppet
1 2 (0.43%) Salt
2 1 (0.22%) Ansible
2 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 73 (15.70%) SAP
2 54 (11.61%) Apple
3 35 (7.53%) Microsoft
4 25 (5.38%) Oracle
5 23 (4.95%) Zend
6 16 (3.44%) Google
7 12 (2.58%) Twitter
8 7 (1.51%) IBM
9 5 (1.08%) Adobe
9 5 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.86%) Cognos
10 4 (0.86%) Tableau
10 4 (0.86%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.43%) HP
11 2 (0.43%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.43%) Telerik
12 1 (0.22%) Capita
12 1 (0.22%) Citrix
12 1 (0.22%) JDA
12 1 (0.22%) Teradata