The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 17 35
Rank change year-on-year -2 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 113 142 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.05% 14.56% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.20% 16.61% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 99 105 54
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £31,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £65,000 £58,463
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 856 855 893
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 91.26% 87.69% 86.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3010 3695 2757
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Gloucestershire

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Gloucestershire

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Gloucestershire

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +3 44 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Gloucester +4 18 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Stroud +11 11 £35,000 -17.64%
Tewkesbury 0 6 £32,000 -20.00%
Cirencester - 2 £48,750 -
Software Engineering
South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 180 (73.77%) Java
2 152 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (51.64%) C++
4 125 (51.23%) Security Cleared
5 99 (40.57%) C
6 96 (39.34%) Python
7 82 (33.61%) C#
7 82 (33.61%) DV Cleared
8 77 (31.56%) Linux
9 72 (29.51%) Spring
10 64 (26.23%) JavaScript
11 63 (25.82%) Cybersecurity
12 62 (25.41%) Big Data
13 59 (24.18%) HTML
14 51 (20.90%) TDD
15 49 (20.08%) Scrum
16 48 (19.67%) Hadoop
17 47 (19.26%) MongoDB
18 46 (18.85%) OO
18 46 (18.85%) Continuous Integration
19 44 (18.03%) Java EE
19 44 (18.03%) CSS
20 43 (17.62%) JUnit
20 43 (17.62%) Degree
20 43 (17.62%) JIRA
21 41 (16.80%) Computer Science
22 40 (16.39%) EJB
22 40 (16.39%) SQL
23 38 (15.57%) Hibernate
23 38 (15.57%) DevOps

Software Engineering
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 (14.34%) Confluence
2 33 (13.52%) Apache
3 25 (10.25%) WebLogic
4 23 (9.43%) Tomcat
4 23 (9.43%) WebSphere
5 20 (8.20%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (6.97%) Mule ESB
7 15 (6.15%) Apache Spark
8 14 (5.74%) Mule
9 13 (5.33%) Apache Pig
9 13 (5.33%) JBoss
10 9 (3.69%) Anypoint
10 9 (3.69%) GlassFish
11 7 (2.87%) IIS
12 1 (0.41%) CMS
12 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (4.92%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (3.69%) SaaS
4 7 (2.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (2.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 7 (2.87%) GitHub
4 7 (2.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (2.05%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.92%) Internet
2 5 (2.05%) DNS
2 5 (2.05%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.64%) Wireless
3 4 (1.64%) ZigBee
4 3 (1.23%) Firewall
5 2 (0.82%) Network Security
6 1 (0.41%) FCoE
6 1 (0.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (25.41%) Big Data
2 48 (19.67%) Hadoop
3 47 (19.26%) MongoDB
4 25 (10.25%) MySQL
4 25 (10.25%) SQL Server
5 21 (8.61%) Apache Hive
6 18 (7.38%) NoSQL
7 12 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (2.87%) Amazon RDS
11 6 (2.46%) OrientDB
11 6 (2.46%) Relational Database
12 5 (2.05%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.82%) Apache Accumulo
14 2 (0.82%) HBase
14 2 (0.82%) Redis
15 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (17.62%) JIRA
1 43 (17.62%) JUnit
2 36 (14.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 24 (9.84%) EasyMock
3 24 (9.84%) Git (software)
3 24 (9.84%) Jenkins
4 20 (8.20%) Bitbucket
4 20 (8.20%) Maven
5 16 (6.56%) Eclipse
6 13 (5.33%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.69%) Gradle
7 9 (3.69%) SoapUI
8 8 (3.28%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.87%) Selenium
9 7 (2.87%) Subversion
10 4 (1.64%) Ant
10 4 (1.64%) IntelliJ
10 4 (1.64%) QUnit
11 3 (1.23%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (8.20%) Finance
2 19 (7.79%) Electronics
3 11 (4.51%) Games
4 8 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.46%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.46%) Military
6 5 (2.05%) Automotive
6 5 (2.05%) Retail
7 4 (1.64%) Marketing
8 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 151 (61.89%) Software Engineer
2 79 (32.38%) Developer
3 57 (23.36%) Java Engineer
3 57 (23.36%) Java Software Engineer
4 32 (13.11%) Software Developer
5 30 (12.30%) Java Developer
6 29 (11.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 23 (9.43%) C++ Software Engineer
8 17 (6.97%) Java Software Developer
9 15 (6.15%) C# Software Engineer
10 13 (5.33%) Embedded Engineer
10 13 (5.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 13 (5.33%) UX Developer
11 12 (4.92%) Graduate
11 12 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
12 11 (4.51%) Research Engineer
13 10 (4.10%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 10 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (4.10%) UI Developer
14 9 (3.69%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (29.51%) Spring
2 59 (24.18%) HTML
3 44 (18.03%) CSS
3 44 (18.03%) Java EE
4 40 (16.39%) EJB
5 38 (15.57%) Hibernate
6 36 (14.75%) J2EE
7 33 (13.52%) REST
8 31 (12.70%) XML
9 30 (12.30%) Web Services
10 28 (11.48%) SOAP
11 27 (11.07%) AngularJS
12 23 (9.43%) JSON
13 22 (9.02%) HTML5
14 21 (8.61%) .NET
14 21 (8.61%) JSF
15 20 (8.20%) Node.js
16 18 (7.38%) ASP.NET
17 13 (5.33%) Java SE
17 13 (5.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.80%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.20%) User Experience
3 19 (7.79%) Wiki
4 14 (5.74%) Mobile App
5 13 (5.33%) Social Media
6 12 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (3.69%) Cyber Defence
7 9 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (3.28%) CAN bus
9 7 (2.87%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (2.87%) Mainframe
10 6 (2.46%) Algorithms
11 5 (2.05%) Cyberthreat
12 4 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (1.23%) VHDL
14 2 (0.82%) Cyber Attack
14 2 (0.82%) Device Driver
14 2 (0.82%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
15 1 (0.41%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 77 (31.56%) Linux
2 35 (14.34%) Windows
3 26 (10.66%) Android
4 24 (9.84%) Apple iOS
5 22 (9.02%) Unix
6 19 (7.79%) CentOS
6 19 (7.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (4.51%) Mac OS X
8 8 (3.28%) Windows Server
8 8 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.46%) AIX
10 4 (1.64%) FreeBSD
11 2 (0.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (62.30%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (25.82%) Cybersecurity
3 51 (20.90%) TDD
4 49 (20.08%) Scrum
5 46 (18.85%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (18.85%) OO
6 38 (15.57%) DevOps
7 28 (11.48%) SDLC
8 26 (10.66%) ITIL
9 25 (10.25%) Test Automation
10 24 (9.84%) Open Source
11 23 (9.43%) OOD
12 21 (8.61%) MVC
13 20 (8.20%) BDD
13 20 (8.20%) User Stories
14 19 (7.79%) Service Delivery
15 18 (7.38%) Reverse Engineering
16 17 (6.97%) Continuous Deployment
17 16 (6.56%) Analytics
17 16 (6.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 180 (73.77%) Java
2 126 (51.64%) C++
3 99 (40.57%) C
4 96 (39.34%) Python
5 82 (33.61%) C#
6 64 (26.23%) JavaScript
7 40 (16.39%) SQL
8 20 (8.20%) Ruby
9 14 (5.74%) Objective-C
9 14 (5.74%) Perl
9 14 (5.74%) PowerShell
10 13 (5.33%) Groovy
11 9 (3.69%) XPath
12 8 (3.28%) PHP
12 8 (3.28%) Scala
13 6 (2.46%) VB
14 5 (2.05%) Embedded C
15 4 (1.64%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.23%) Go
16 3 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 125 (51.23%) Security Cleared
2 82 (33.61%) DV Cleared
3 43 (17.62%) Degree
4 18 (7.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (4.10%) SC Cleared
6 5 (2.05%) PhD
7 4 (1.64%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.41%) CCNA
8 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.41%) CISSP
8 1 (0.41%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.41%) GIAC
8 1 (0.41%) ISEB
8 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.41%) Linux+ Certification
8 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.41%) SANS
8 1 (0.41%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (0.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 7 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.82%) DO-178B
2 2 (0.82%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.82%) Docker
2 1 (0.41%) Firmware
2 1 (0.41%) NFS
2 1 (0.41%) Samba
2 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (2.87%) CloudHub
2 2 (0.82%) Puppet
3 1 (0.41%) Ansible
3 1 (0.41%) Nagios
3 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.41%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 35 (14.34%) Oracle
2 19 (7.79%) Red Hat
3 16 (6.56%) IBM
4 9 (3.69%) Atlassian
5 8 (3.28%) BT
5 8 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.28%) MuleSoft
6 5 (2.05%) Dell
6 5 (2.05%) Zend
7 4 (1.64%) Apple
7 4 (1.64%) SAP
8 2 (0.82%) Google
9 1 (0.41%) EMC
9 1 (0.41%) Freescale
9 1 (0.41%) Motorola
9 1 (0.41%) NetApp
9 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.41%) VMware
9 1 (0.41%) webMethods
Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire
Outsource UK
Salary: Pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £46000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Lydney, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Remote working available, Excellen
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire
Verelogic IT Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum Salary: £22,000 - £32,000 (depend
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago