The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stroud 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 13 8
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stroud 43.48% 3.13% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 45.45% 4.17% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Stroud median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% -5.55%  
10th Percentile £26,000 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £46,250 £47,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -21.05% +18.75%  

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 Stroud with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stroud
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 22 24 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stroud 95.65% 75.00% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 48 60 87
Stroud median annual salary £37,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
10th Percentile £25,500 £30,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £47,525
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Stroud

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Stroud

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Stroud

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Stroud

For the 6 months to 29 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 Stroud region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 10 (66.67%) C++
2 8 (53.33%) Electronics
2 8 (53.33%) CAN bus
3 6 (40.00%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) C
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) Big Data
5 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Python
5 4 (26.67%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (20.00%) Automotive
6 3 (20.00%) Mercurial
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) VB
7 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) SDLC
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) VB6
8 1 (6.67%) Content Management
8 1 (6.67%) TDD
8 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (6.67%) ES6
8 1 (6.67%) HTML5
8 1 (6.67%) BDD
8 1 (6.67%) Node.js

Software Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stroud 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 1 (6.67%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) PostCSS
3 1 (6.67%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (53.33%) Electronics
2 3 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Big Data Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Java Engineer
4 4 (26.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) Developer
6 2 (13.33%) Junior
6 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) CSS3
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) React
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) Sass
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) CAN bus
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) Content Management
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C++
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) C
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) VB
5 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (13.33%) VB6
6 1 (6.67%) ES6
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (6.67%) SQL