The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 150 125 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 31.98% 43.40% 29.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.19% 47.35% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 128 115 75
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,300 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
Developer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 264 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.38% 91.67% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 382 228 242
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Developer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Cheltenham region.

Developer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 163 (65.20%) .NET
2 158 (63.20%) C#
3 128 (51.20%) JavaScript
4 123 (49.20%) CSS
5 110 (44.00%) SQL Server
6 109 (43.60%) HTML
7 103 (41.20%) ASP.NET
8 83 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
9 72 (28.80%) SQL
10 65 (26.00%) MVC
11 59 (23.60%) .NET Framework
12 57 (22.80%) XML
12 57 (22.80%) AngularJS
13 56 (22.40%) WCF
14 53 (21.20%) HTML5
15 50 (20.00%) jQuery
15 50 (20.00%) OO
16 48 (19.20%) ASP.NET Web API
16 48 (19.20%) ASP.NET MVC
17 47 (18.80%) CSS3
18 44 (17.60%) Team Foundation Server
19 42 (16.80%) Git (software)
19 42 (16.80%) SQL Server 2008
19 42 (16.80%) Web Application Development
20 38 (15.20%) Microsoft
20 38 (15.20%) Finance
21 33 (13.20%) Facebook
22 32 (12.80%) Windows
23 30 (12.00%) Ruby
23 30 (12.00%) XSL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 26 (10.40%) Node.js
2 10 (4.00%) CMS
3 4 (1.60%) Joomla!
3 4 (1.60%) Apache
4 3 (1.20%) ColdFusion
5 2 (0.80%) WordPress
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (3.20%) Photoshop
3 8 (3.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) InDesign
4 1 (0.40%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.00%) GitHub
2 6 (2.40%) SaaS
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.20%) SMTP
1 13 (5.20%) FTP
2 3 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (16.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (10.40%) NoSQL
4 22 (8.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (8.40%) Relational Database
6 18 (7.20%) MySQL
7 8 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.40%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (2.00%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (2.00%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.60%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.80%) Oracle OLAP
12 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.80%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 2 (0.80%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 44 (17.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (16.80%) Git (software)
3 22 (8.80%) Subversion
4 15 (6.00%) Visual Studio
5 10 (4.00%) QUnit
5 10 (4.00%) Jasmine
6 5 (2.00%) FxCop
6 5 (2.00%) StyleCop
6 5 (2.00%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (1.20%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.80%) Xcode
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.40%) Ant
9 1 (0.40%) JUnit
9 1 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.40%) Maven
General
1 38 (15.20%) Finance
2 27 (10.80%) Advertising
3 21 (8.40%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.20%) Banking
5 5 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.00%) Marketing
6 3 (1.20%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.40%) Front Office
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (65.20%) .NET
2 123 (49.20%) CSS
3 109 (43.60%) HTML
4 103 (41.20%) ASP.NET
5 59 (23.60%) .NET Framework
6 57 (22.80%) XML
6 57 (22.80%) AngularJS
7 56 (22.40%) WCF
8 53 (21.20%) HTML5
9 50 (20.00%) jQuery
10 48 (19.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 48 (19.20%) ASP.NET Web API
11 47 (18.80%) CSS3
12 30 (12.00%) XSL
13 29 (11.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 29 (11.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (11.20%) RESTful
15 16 (6.40%) SOAP
15 16 (6.40%) Web Services
16 14 (5.60%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.20%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (7.20%) User Experience
3 17 (6.80%) Mobile App
4 13 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.00%) Open Source
6 7 (2.80%) Social Media
7 5 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.60%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.60%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.60%) Physics
8 4 (1.60%) Chemistry
9 3 (1.20%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.80%) VHDL
10 2 (0.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 2 (0.80%) Social Network
11 1 (0.40%) iPhone
11 1 (0.40%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.80%) Windows
2 17 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (5.60%) Linux
4 13 (5.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.60%) Windows NT
6 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.20%) UNIX
7 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (26.00%) MVC
3 50 (20.00%) OO
4 42 (16.80%) Web Application Development
5 28 (11.20%) Regression Testing
6 27 (10.80%) TDD
7 26 (10.40%) BDD
8 21 (8.40%) Software Engineering
9 18 (7.20%) SOA
10 16 (6.40%) Web Development
11 14 (5.60%) Mobile Application Development
12 12 (4.80%) OOD
13 11 (4.40%) E-Commerce
13 11 (4.40%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (4.00%) Mentoring
14 10 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
15 9 (3.60%) Web Design
15 9 (3.60%) ETL
15 9 (3.60%) B2B
15 9 (3.60%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 158 (63.20%) C#
2 128 (51.20%) JavaScript
3 72 (28.80%) SQL
4 30 (12.00%) Ruby
5 24 (9.60%) T-SQL
5 24 (9.60%) PHP
5 24 (9.60%) C++
6 23 (9.20%) Java
7 13 (5.20%) XQuery
7 13 (5.20%) XPath
8 11 (4.40%) C
9 9 (3.60%) Python
10 8 (3.20%) VB.NET
11 6 (2.40%) VB
12 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.20%) Ada
12 3 (1.20%) Assembly Language
12 3 (1.20%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.80%) PHP5
13 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (6.00%) Degree
2 8 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.00%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.60%) MCSD
5 4 (1.60%) PhD
6 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.40%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (5.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (15.20%) Microsoft
2 33 (13.20%) Facebook
3 10 (4.00%) Adobe
4 9 (3.60%) Oracle
5 7 (2.80%) Twitter
6 2 (0.80%) Informatica
6 2 (0.80%) Xilinx
7 1 (0.40%) Zend
7 1 (0.40%) Sencha
7 1 (0.40%) webMethods
7 1 (0.40%) Sybase
7 1 (0.40%) Sun
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: 35,000 to 55,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
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Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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