Period
to 15 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

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
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 9 3
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 234 264 418
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 25.16% 16.11% 25.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.56% 16.74% 26.11%
Number of salaries quoted 178 229 390
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £31,425 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,050 £62,700 £61,375
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 881 1,577 1,601
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.73% 96.22% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 648 1,201 1,308
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Gloucestershire

Developer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Developer in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Developer in Gloucestershire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

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 15 July 2020. 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 89 £47,500 +5.56% 12
Gloucester +7 43 £55,000 +2.33% 9
Cirencester +3 27 £45,000 -1.64% 2
Tewkesbury -1 14 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Filton - 4 £47,500 -
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, 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.

1 125 (53.42%) JavaScript
2 104 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (38.46%) HTML
3 90 (38.46%) CSS
4 86 (36.75%) Java
5 84 (35.90%) C#
6 73 (31.20%) .NET
7 60 (25.64%) Python
7 60 (25.64%) Security Cleared
8 55 (23.50%) DV Cleared
8 55 (23.50%) AngularJS
9 52 (22.22%) MVC
10 50 (21.37%) Microsoft
10 50 (21.37%) jQuery
11 48 (20.51%) Node.js
12 44 (18.80%) React
13 43 (18.38%) SQL
14 42 (17.95%) PHP
14 42 (17.95%) C++
15 41 (17.52%) Git (software)
15 41 (17.52%) Test Automation
16 38 (16.24%) Docker
17 37 (15.81%) MySQL
18 35 (14.96%) SQL Server
19 33 (14.10%) DevOps
20 32 (13.68%) Middleware
21 31 (13.25%) TDD
21 31 (13.25%) Waterfall
22 30 (12.82%) Selenium
22 30 (12.82%) Scrum

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 13 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.85%) JBoss
2 9 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (2.99%) Apache
4 4 (1.71%) CMS
4 4 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (1.71%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.71%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.85%) Drupal
5 2 (0.85%) IIS
5 2 (0.85%) nginx
6 1 (0.43%) Confluence
6 1 (0.43%) SAS
6 1 (0.43%) WildFly
6 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.71%) InfoPath
1 4 (1.71%) Sketch
2 2 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.43%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.43%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.83%) AWS
2 14 (5.98%) Azure
3 11 (4.70%) Power Platform
4 10 (4.27%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.71%) Office 365
5 4 (1.71%) OneDrive
6 3 (1.28%) GitHub
6 3 (1.28%) npm
7 2 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.85%) GCP
7 2 (0.85%) Power Automate
7 2 (0.85%) SaaS
8 1 (0.43%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (0.43%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.43%) Force.com
8 1 (0.43%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.14%) HTTP
2 5 (2.14%) Skype
3 4 (1.71%) Extranet
3 4 (1.71%) Intranet
4 3 (1.28%) Network Security
5 2 (0.85%) Internet
6 1 (0.43%) Software-Defined Radio
6 1 (0.43%) Wireless
6 1 (0.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.81%) MySQL
2 35 (14.96%) SQL Server
3 16 (6.84%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.56%) Big Data
5 11 (4.70%) Power BI
6 7 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (2.56%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.14%) Geospatial Data
8 5 (2.14%) GIS
9 4 (1.71%) CockroachDB
9 4 (1.71%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.71%) SQLite
10 3 (1.28%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.28%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.85%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (0.85%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 41 (17.52%) Git (software)
2 30 (12.82%) Selenium
3 21 (8.97%) Jenkins
4 18 (7.69%) webpack
5 17 (7.26%) Grunt
5 17 (7.26%) gulp
6 11 (4.70%) JIRA
6 11 (4.70%) Subversion
7 9 (3.85%) Eclipse
7 9 (3.85%) JUnit
8 7 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 7 (2.99%) Bitbucket
8 7 (2.99%) Cucumber
8 7 (2.99%) Maven
8 7 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.14%) Babel
10 4 (1.71%) CA Release Automation
10 4 (1.71%) Gradle
10 4 (1.71%) HP UFT
10 4 (1.71%) JIRA Agile
General
1 22 (9.40%) Finance
2 11 (4.70%) Marketing
3 10 (4.27%) Aerospace
4 9 (3.85%) German Language
5 5 (2.14%) Automotive
6 4 (1.71%) Advertising
6 4 (1.71%) Electronics
6 4 (1.71%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.71%) Retail
7 3 (1.28%) Games
8 2 (0.85%) Banking
8 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Local Government
9 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (38.46%) CSS
1 90 (38.46%) HTML
2 73 (31.20%) .NET
3 55 (23.50%) AngularJS
4 50 (21.37%) jQuery
5 48 (20.51%) Node.js
6 44 (18.80%) React
7 32 (13.68%) Middleware
8 29 (12.39%) HTML5
8 29 (12.39%) Laravel
9 25 (10.68%) .NET Framework
10 22 (9.40%) Vue.js
11 21 (8.97%) REST
12 20 (8.55%) ASP.NET
13 18 (7.69%) Redux
14 16 (6.84%) RESTful
15 15 (6.41%) Sass
16 14 (5.98%) Symfony
17 12 (5.13%) Spring
17 12 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.69%) Reinsurance
2 12 (5.13%) User Experience
3 11 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.27%) Virtual Team
5 9 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.71%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (1.28%) Cybercrime
10 2 (0.85%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.85%) Device Driver
10 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.43%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.43%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.43%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.43%) VHDL
11 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.54%) Linux
2 10 (4.27%) Unix
3 9 (3.85%) Windows
4 3 (1.28%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.85%) Android
5 2 (0.85%) CentOS
5 2 (0.85%) Debian
5 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (22.22%) MVC
3 41 (17.52%) Test Automation
4 33 (14.10%) DevOps
5 31 (13.25%) TDD
5 31 (13.25%) Waterfall
6 30 (12.82%) Scrum
7 27 (11.54%) Microservices
8 26 (11.11%) OO
9 25 (10.68%) Software Engineering
10 24 (10.26%) Web Development
11 18 (7.69%) Front End Development
11 18 (7.69%) Machine Learning
12 17 (7.26%) Mentoring
13 16 (6.84%) Artificial Intelligence
13 16 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (6.84%) Collaborative Working
13 16 (6.84%) Computer Science
13 16 (6.84%) Cybersecurity
14 14 (5.98%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 125 (53.42%) JavaScript
2 86 (36.75%) Java
3 84 (35.90%) C#
4 60 (25.64%) Python
5 43 (18.38%) SQL
6 42 (17.95%) C++
6 42 (17.95%) PHP
7 12 (5.13%) TypeScript
8 10 (4.27%) VB.NET
9 9 (3.85%) C
10 7 (2.99%) ES6
10 7 (2.99%) Go
11 5 (2.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (1.28%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.28%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.85%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.85%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 55 (23.50%) DV Cleared
3 26 (11.11%) Degree
4 11 (4.70%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.14%) MCAD
5 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.71%) HND
7 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.98%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 38 (16.24%) Docker
2 4 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (4.27%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.42%) Ansible
3 5 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.14%) Puppet
4 2 (0.85%) Terraform
5 1 (0.43%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
5 1 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.43%) vRealize
Vendors
1 50 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.97%) Oracle
3 14 (5.98%) Zend
4 8 (3.42%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.71%) Adobe
5 4 (1.71%) CA Agile Central
5 4 (1.71%) Nintex
5 4 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (0.85%) Google
6 2 (0.85%) MuleSoft
6 2 (0.85%) Netlify
6 2 (0.85%) Talend
7 1 (0.43%) IFS
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.43%) SAP
7 1 (0.43%) Telerik