Period
to 20 November 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

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
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 375 356 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 20.55% 22.73% 31.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.29% 23.78% 31.83%
Number of salaries quoted 255 302 453
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £24,800
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 1,761 1,497 1,464
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 95.59% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,347 1,179 1,198
Gloucestershire median annual salary £46,809 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.76% +8.24% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,950 £24,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £66,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -

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 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 2019. 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 -3 176 £45,000 - 45
Gloucester -8 84 £45,000 -10.00% 19
Tewkesbury -3 23 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Cirencester +8 20 £48,000 +6.67% 15
Fairford +1 2 £35,000 -3.45%
Developer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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.

1 177 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (46.93%) JavaScript
3 175 (46.67%) Java
4 152 (40.53%) C#
5 126 (33.60%) Security Cleared
6 104 (27.73%) Python
7 103 (27.47%) C++
8 98 (26.13%) HTML
8 98 (26.13%) DV Cleared
9 93 (24.80%) CSS
10 89 (23.73%) .NET
11 82 (21.87%) AngularJS
12 75 (20.00%) SQL
12 75 (20.00%) Linux
13 70 (18.67%) DevOps
14 67 (17.87%) Software Engineering
15 63 (16.80%) PHP
16 62 (16.53%) Git (software)
17 58 (15.47%) MySQL
18 55 (14.67%) XML
19 51 (13.60%) Node.js
20 49 (13.07%) Oracle
21 47 (12.53%) SQL Server
22 46 (12.27%) SC Cleared
22 46 (12.27%) TDD
23 45 (12.00%) OO
23 45 (12.00%) Finance
24 44 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
25 43 (11.47%) MVC
26 42 (11.20%) MongoDB

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 29 (7.73%) JBoss
2 12 (3.20%) Apache
3 10 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.40%) CMS
4 9 (2.40%) Confluence
5 8 (2.13%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.60%) Mule
6 6 (1.60%) Mule ESB
6 6 (1.60%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.07%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.07%) WordPress
8 3 (0.80%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.53%) IIS
9 2 (0.53%) MediaWiki
9 2 (0.53%) nginx
9 2 (0.53%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.53%) WildFly
10 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.27%) DNN
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (1.87%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.53%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (1.87%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (7.73%) AWS
2 21 (5.60%) Azure
3 9 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.87%) GCP
5 4 (1.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.80%) Power Platform
6 3 (0.80%) SaaS
6 3 (0.80%) Serverless
7 2 (0.53%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.53%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.67%) Wireless
2 7 (1.87%) Firewall
3 6 (1.60%) Network Security
4 5 (1.33%) SSH
4 5 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.07%) Software-Defined Radio
6 2 (0.53%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.27%) Internet
7 1 (0.27%) SSL
7 1 (0.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (15.47%) MySQL
2 47 (12.53%) SQL Server
3 42 (11.20%) MongoDB
4 31 (8.27%) Big Data
5 19 (5.07%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.20%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.07%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.07%) MS Access
9 4 (1.07%) Neo4j
9 4 (1.07%) OrientDB
10 3 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.80%) Apache Hive
10 3 (0.80%) ArangoDB
10 3 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.80%) Power BI
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 62 (16.53%) Git (software)
2 39 (10.40%) Jenkins
3 30 (8.00%) JUnit
4 26 (6.93%) JIRA
5 24 (6.40%) Selenium
6 17 (4.53%) Cucumber
6 17 (4.53%) Eclipse
7 16 (4.27%) Visual Studio
8 14 (3.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 13 (3.47%) Bitbucket
10 8 (2.13%) Bitbucket Server
10 8 (2.13%) IntelliJ
10 8 (2.13%) Maven
11 6 (1.60%) EasyMock
11 6 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.33%) Subversion
13 4 (1.07%) gulp
14 3 (0.80%) Grunt
15 2 (0.53%) git-flow
15 2 (0.53%) GoCD
General
1 45 (12.00%) Finance
2 38 (10.13%) Manufacturing
3 37 (9.87%) Marketing
4 35 (9.33%) Electronics
5 32 (8.53%) Public Sector
5 32 (8.53%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.73%) Law
7 10 (2.67%) Games
8 6 (1.60%) Advertising
8 6 (1.60%) Danish Language
9 5 (1.33%) Banking
9 5 (1.33%) Retail
10 4 (1.07%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.80%) Automotive
12 1 (0.27%) Back Office
12 1 (0.27%) Fire and Rescue
12 1 (0.27%) Police
12 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (26.13%) HTML
2 93 (24.80%) CSS
3 89 (23.73%) .NET
4 82 (21.87%) AngularJS
5 55 (14.67%) XML
6 51 (13.60%) Node.js
7 37 (9.87%) React
8 36 (9.60%) ASP.NET
8 36 (9.60%) Web Services
9 35 (9.33%) HTML5
10 31 (8.27%) jQuery
11 30 (8.00%) REST
11 30 (8.00%) Spring
12 26 (6.93%) Hibernate
13 24 (6.40%) Vue.js
14 23 (6.13%) RESTful
14 23 (6.13%) SOAP
15 21 (5.60%) JSON
16 20 (5.33%) CSS3
16 20 (5.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.67%) User Experience
2 17 (4.53%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (3.20%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.13%) Wiki
5 7 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (1.60%) Cybercrime
6 6 (1.60%) Social Media
7 5 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.33%) VHDL
8 4 (1.07%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.80%) Cyberattack
10 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.53%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.53%) Raspberry Pi
11 1 (0.27%) CMDB
11 1 (0.27%) Digital TV
11 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 75 (20.00%) Linux
2 19 (5.07%) CentOS
3 13 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (3.47%) Unix
4 12 (3.20%) Ubuntu
5 8 (2.13%) Debian
6 5 (1.33%) Windows
7 4 (1.07%) Android
8 3 (0.80%) AIX
8 3 (0.80%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.53%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (18.67%) DevOps
3 67 (17.87%) Software Engineering
4 46 (12.27%) TDD
5 45 (12.00%) OO
6 44 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (11.47%) MVC
8 40 (10.67%) Business Intelligence
9 36 (9.60%) Digital Marketing
9 36 (9.60%) Scrum
10 33 (8.80%) Web Development
11 32 (8.53%) Problem-Solving
11 32 (8.53%) Programme Management
12 31 (8.27%) Front End Development
13 28 (7.47%) Artificial Intelligence
13 28 (7.47%) Computer Science
14 27 (7.20%) Machine Learning
15 21 (5.60%) Mentoring
16 19 (5.07%) Cybersecurity
16 19 (5.07%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 176 (46.93%) JavaScript
2 175 (46.67%) Java
3 152 (40.53%) C#
4 104 (27.73%) Python
5 103 (27.47%) C++
6 75 (20.00%) SQL
7 63 (16.80%) PHP
8 24 (6.40%) C
9 9 (2.40%) Bash Shell
9 9 (2.40%) TypeScript
9 9 (2.40%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.87%) Java 8
11 6 (1.60%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.33%) ES6
13 2 (0.53%) Go
13 2 (0.53%) Perl
13 2 (0.53%) PHP 7
13 2 (0.53%) VBA
14 1 (0.27%) Dart
14 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 126 (33.60%) Security Cleared
2 98 (26.13%) DV Cleared
3 46 (12.27%) SC Cleared
4 35 (9.33%) Degree
5 13 (3.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.27%) CCNA
7 1 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.27%) CISSP
7 1 (0.27%) CompTIA Security+
7 1 (0.27%) GIAC
7 1 (0.27%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (0.27%) MCSE
7 1 (0.27%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.27%) SANS
7 1 (0.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.27%) GDPR
1 1 (0.27%) HL7
1 1 (0.27%) QA
System Software
1 32 (8.53%) Docker
2 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (2.93%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.60%) Ansible
3 2 (0.53%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (13.07%) Oracle
2 38 (10.13%) Microsoft
3 32 (8.53%) SAP
4 13 (3.47%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.60%) Apple
5 6 (1.60%) Google
6 4 (1.07%) Tableau
7 3 (0.80%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.53%) Blue Prism
8 2 (0.53%) Telerik
8 2 (0.53%) UiPath
8 2 (0.53%) Zend
9 1 (0.27%) Adobe
9 1 (0.27%) ESRI
9 1 (0.27%) Jitterbit
9 1 (0.27%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.27%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.27%) Teradata
9 1 (0.27%) Xamarin