Period
to 17 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 418 537 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 24.78% 32.27% 22.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.85% 33.40% 23.01%
Number of salaries quoted 371 480 410
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,375 £28,650
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,275
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 1,617 1,608 2,064
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.63% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,318 1,315 1,566
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -1 190 £45,000 - 26
Gloucester -3 71 £48,750 +17.47% 18
Tewkesbury +2 41 £38,250 +9.29% 4
Cirencester -3 26 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Stroud -2 4 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Wotton-under-Edge - 3 £32,500 -
Berkeley 0 2 £30,000 +42.86%
Mitcheldean +1 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Lechlade - 1 £65,000 - 1
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 227 (54.31%) JavaScript
2 189 (45.22%) C#
3 181 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
4 170 (40.67%) CSS
5 166 (39.71%) HTML
5 166 (39.71%) .NET
6 152 (36.36%) Java
7 147 (35.17%) SQL
8 132 (31.58%) AngularJS
9 115 (27.51%) MVC
10 113 (27.03%) SQL Server
11 109 (26.08%) Software Engineering
12 99 (23.68%) Linux
13 91 (21.77%) TDD
14 84 (20.10%) Web Services
15 80 (19.14%) Scrum
16 78 (18.66%) MongoDB
17 77 (18.42%) Spring
17 77 (18.42%) C++
18 74 (17.70%) Amazon AWS
19 71 (16.99%) jQuery
20 70 (16.75%) Python
21 69 (16.51%) ASP.NET
22 68 (16.27%) XML
23 65 (15.55%) React
24 62 (14.83%) JSON
25 56 (13.40%) JIRA
25 56 (13.40%) Web Development
25 56 (13.40%) MySQL
25 56 (13.40%) Git (software)

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 35 (8.37%) Apache
2 31 (7.42%) Mule
3 30 (7.18%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (5.50%) JBoss
5 21 (5.02%) Tomcat
6 20 (4.78%) Mule ESB
7 15 (3.59%) Confluence
8 12 (2.87%) CMS
9 10 (2.39%) Drupal
10 9 (2.15%) WordPress
11 7 (1.67%) Apache Spark
12 6 (1.44%) SharePoint
13 5 (1.20%) PrestaShop
14 4 (0.96%) IIS
14 4 (0.96%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.96%) WebSphere
15 3 (0.72%) Umbraco
16 1 (0.24%) Apache Pig
16 1 (0.24%) SAS
16 1 (0.24%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (0.96%) InfoPath
1 4 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.24%) InVision
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.44%) Magento
2 3 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 74 (17.70%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (9.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (8.85%) Amazon EC2
4 34 (8.13%) SaaS
5 18 (4.31%) Amazon S3
6 12 (2.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.72%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.72%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.48%) GitHub
10 1 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.24%) npm
10 1 (0.24%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.24%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.59%) Internet
2 11 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.44%) SMS
4 3 (0.72%) HTTP
4 3 (0.72%) Network Security
5 2 (0.48%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.48%) VLAN
6 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.24%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 78 (18.66%) MongoDB
3 56 (13.40%) MySQL
4 33 (7.89%) NoSQL
5 30 (7.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 28 (6.70%) Big Data
7 17 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
8 16 (3.83%) Hadoop
9 15 (3.59%) SQL Server 2016
9 15 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (3.35%) Amazon RDS
10 14 (3.35%) Apache Hive
11 13 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (2.63%) Geospatial Data
13 11 (2.63%) GIS
14 9 (2.15%) Relational Database
15 5 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.96%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 56 (13.40%) Git (software)
1 56 (13.40%) JIRA
2 41 (9.81%) Visual Studio
3 39 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (7.66%) JUnit
5 23 (5.50%) Maven
6 22 (5.26%) IntelliJ
7 21 (5.02%) Eclipse
8 17 (4.07%) EasyMock
8 17 (4.07%) Jenkins
9 15 (3.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (3.35%) Bitbucket
11 12 (2.87%) Liquibase
12 9 (2.15%) MSI
12 9 (2.15%) Subversion
12 9 (2.15%) WiX
13 7 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (1.67%) Selenium
14 5 (1.20%) JMeter
15 4 (0.96%) TeamCity
General
1 55 (13.16%) Finance
2 49 (11.72%) Retail
3 40 (9.57%) Marketing
4 30 (7.18%) Manufacturing
5 27 (6.46%) Electronics
5 27 (6.46%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.87%) Military
7 6 (1.44%) Advertising
8 5 (1.20%) Back Office
8 5 (1.20%) Games
9 4 (0.96%) Law
10 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (40.67%) CSS
2 166 (39.71%) .NET
2 166 (39.71%) HTML
3 132 (31.58%) AngularJS
4 84 (20.10%) Web Services
5 77 (18.42%) Spring
6 71 (16.99%) jQuery
7 69 (16.51%) ASP.NET
8 68 (16.27%) XML
9 65 (15.55%) React
10 62 (14.83%) JSON
11 54 (12.92%) REST
12 51 (12.20%) HTML5
13 48 (11.48%) CSS3
14 47 (11.24%) Node.js
15 41 (9.81%) RESTful
16 40 (9.57%) .NET Framework
17 38 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
17 38 (9.09%) Hibernate
18 35 (8.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.46%) Self-Motivation
2 21 (5.02%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (4.07%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.87%) User Experience
5 11 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.91%) Wiki
7 7 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.44%) Cyber Defence
9 5 (1.20%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.96%) Cybercrime
10 4 (0.96%) W3C
11 3 (0.72%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.72%) Industry 4.0
12 2 (0.48%) Cyberattack
12 2 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
12 2 (0.48%) Fintech
12 2 (0.48%) State Machine
12 2 (0.48%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 99 (23.68%) Linux
2 42 (10.05%) Windows
3 13 (3.11%) CentOS
4 10 (2.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.91%) Android
7 5 (1.20%) Unix
8 4 (0.96%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.72%) AIX
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (43.30%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (27.51%) MVC
3 109 (26.08%) Software Engineering
4 91 (21.77%) TDD
5 80 (19.14%) Scrum
6 56 (13.40%) Web Development
7 46 (11.00%) E-Commerce
8 45 (10.77%) DevOps
9 39 (9.33%) Kanban
10 38 (9.09%) OO
11 36 (8.61%) Integration Testing
12 35 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (8.13%) Problem-Solving
14 32 (7.66%) Front End Development
15 30 (7.18%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (6.94%) BDD
16 29 (6.94%) SDLC
17 28 (6.70%) Digital Marketing
17 28 (6.70%) Unit Testing
18 26 (6.22%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 227 (54.31%) JavaScript
2 189 (45.22%) C#
3 152 (36.36%) Java
4 147 (35.17%) SQL
5 77 (18.42%) C++
6 70 (16.75%) Python
7 50 (11.96%) PHP
8 30 (7.18%) T-SQL
9 29 (6.94%) C
10 25 (5.98%) VB.NET
11 21 (5.02%) Java 8
12 18 (4.31%) TypeScript
13 16 (3.83%) Ruby
14 11 (2.63%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.91%) VB
16 7 (1.67%) Perl
17 6 (1.44%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.44%) Go
18 4 (0.96%) Apple Swift
18 4 (0.96%) F#
Qualifications
1 55 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 29 (6.94%) DV Cleared
3 26 (6.22%) Degree
4 16 (3.83%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
1 2 (0.48%) QA
2 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.24%) GDPR
2 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (3.11%) Docker
2 2 (0.48%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.48%) vSphere
3 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (3.35%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.44%) Ansible
3 4 (0.96%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 4 (0.96%) Kibana
3 4 (0.96%) Salt
3 4 (0.96%) WSUS
4 3 (0.72%) Plesk
5 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.48%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (9.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (6.70%) SAP
3 26 (6.22%) Google
4 21 (5.02%) Apple
5 18 (4.31%) Atlassian
6 15 (3.59%) Oracle
7 12 (2.87%) Twitter
8 11 (2.63%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.44%) DevExpress
9 6 (1.44%) HP
9 6 (1.44%) IBM
10 4 (0.96%) Capita
11 3 (0.72%) Zend
12 2 (0.48%) Cognos
12 2 (0.48%) Informatica
12 2 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.24%) Adobe
13 1 (0.24%) ESRI
13 1 (0.24%) Thunderhead
13 1 (0.24%) XMPie