Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Delivery
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 117 113
Rank change year-on-year +45 -4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Software Delivery 63 29 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.75% 1.74% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.04% 1.89% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 50 25 78
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% +1.18% -15.00%
10th Percentile £37,375 £21,250 £33,375
90th Percentile £57,875 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% +1.11% -10.00%

Software Delivery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,561 1,534 1,919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 93.03% 92.02% 90.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1,269 1,247 1,408
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Software Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in Gloucestershire

Software Delivery
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Delivery in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Software Delivery in Gloucestershire

Software Delivery
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Delivery in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Delivery in Gloucestershire

Software Delivery
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Delivery within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 16 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 +9 22 £47,500 +3.26%
Gloucester +10 12 £42,500 -19.05%
Cirencester +17 1 £60,000 +27.66%
Software Delivery
South West

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing Software Delivery also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Delivery.

1 40 (63.49%) Software Engineering
2 37 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (47.62%) Security Cleared
4 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (36.51%) Mentoring
6 22 (34.92%) HTML
6 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
6 22 (34.92%) CSS
7 21 (33.33%) SDLC
8 20 (31.75%) SQL
8 20 (31.75%) C
9 18 (28.57%) C#
9 18 (28.57%) DV Cleared
10 17 (26.98%) Continuous Improvement
11 16 (25.40%) BDD
11 16 (25.40%) .NET
11 16 (25.40%) TDD
12 15 (23.81%) Web Services
12 15 (23.81%) XML
12 15 (23.81%) Software Architecture
13 14 (22.22%) Finance
14 13 (20.63%) XSLT
14 13 (20.63%) Oracle
14 13 (20.63%) Visualisation
14 13 (20.63%) Line Management
15 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
16 11 (17.46%) jQuery
16 11 (17.46%) UML
16 11 (17.46%) SOLID
17 9 (14.29%) OO

Software Delivery
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 6 (9.52%) JBoss
2 4 (6.35%) Confluence
2 4 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) Firewall
1 7 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) Big Data
2 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MSTest
1 9 (14.29%) NUnit
2 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.35%) JIRA
2 4 (6.35%) JUnit
3 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Military
3 5 (7.94%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Software Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (12.70%) Project Manager
3 8 (12.70%) Tester
4 7 (11.11%) Network Engineer
5 5 (7.94%) Lead Tester
5 5 (7.94%) Senior Tester
5 5 (7.94%) Test Leader
6 4 (6.35%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
6 4 (6.35%) Graduate
6 4 (6.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.76%) Data Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Software Applications Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (34.92%) CSS
1 22 (34.92%) HTML
2 16 (25.40%) .NET
3 15 (23.81%) Web Services
3 15 (23.81%) XML
4 13 (20.63%) XSLT
5 11 (17.46%) jQuery
6 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (14.29%) LINQ
6 9 (14.29%) RESTful
6 9 (14.29%) Silverlight
6 9 (14.29%) SOAP
6 9 (14.29%) WCF
6 9 (14.29%) WF
6 9 (14.29%) WPF
7 6 (9.52%) EJB
7 6 (9.52%) Hibernate
7 6 (9.52%) JSF
8 4 (6.35%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (7.94%) Fintech
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (63.49%) Software Engineering
2 37 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (36.51%) Mentoring
5 21 (33.33%) SDLC
6 17 (26.98%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (25.40%) BDD
7 16 (25.40%) TDD
8 15 (23.81%) Software Architecture
9 13 (20.63%) Line Management
9 13 (20.63%) Visualisation
10 11 (17.46%) SOLID
10 11 (17.46%) UML
11 9 (14.29%) MVC
11 9 (14.29%) MVVM
11 9 (14.29%) OO
11 9 (14.29%) Use Case
12 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
12 8 (12.70%) Project Management
12 8 (12.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
2 20 (31.75%) C
2 20 (31.75%) SQL
3 18 (28.57%) C#
4 9 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 9 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.94%) Java
6 2 (3.17%) C++
6 2 (3.17%) Perl
6 2 (3.17%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (47.62%) Security Cleared
2 18 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 7 (11.11%) Degree
5 4 (6.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Kibana
1 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Oracle
2 1 (1.59%) SAP