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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 136 115 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 34.34% 37.34% 44.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.07% 38.98% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 117 105 95
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
377 295 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.20% 95.78% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 312 268 206
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,430 £50,000
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 27 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 145 (50.52%) .NET
2 144 (50.17%) C#
3 124 (43.21%) HTML
4 122 (42.51%) SQL Server
5 120 (41.81%) JavaScript
6 109 (37.98%) CSS
7 103 (35.89%) Agile Software Development
8 88 (30.66%) ASP.NET
9 80 (27.87%) MVC
10 72 (25.09%) HTML5
11 68 (23.69%) AngularJS
12 58 (20.21%) .NET Framework
13 54 (18.82%) SQL
14 53 (18.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 51 (17.77%) OO
15 51 (17.77%) CSS3
16 49 (17.07%) Finance
16 49 (17.07%) XML
16 49 (17.07%) Java
17 48 (16.72%) jQuery
18 45 (15.68%) WCF
19 42 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
20 40 (13.94%) C++
21 39 (13.59%) Microsoft
22 38 (13.24%) SQL Server 2008
23 37 (12.89%) Software Engineering
24 36 (12.54%) Oracle
25 35 (12.20%) Web Application Development
26 33 (11.50%) Web Services
27 32 (11.15%) Linux

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 19 (6.62%) Node.js
2 13 (4.53%) CMS
3 9 (3.14%) IIS
4 6 (2.09%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.39%) Apache
5 4 (1.39%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.39%) WordPress
6 3 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.70%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.70%) Mule
8 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
Applications
1 8 (2.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (2.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (4.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.79%) Changepoint
3 4 (1.39%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.39%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.39%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (1.39%) Oracle SCM
4 3 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (1.05%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.92%) SaaS
2 10 (3.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.48%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) 3G
3 1 (0.35%) 2G
3 1 (0.35%) 2.5G
3 1 (0.35%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.35%) NAS
3 1 (0.35%) SAN
3 1 (0.35%) SDH
3 1 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (42.51%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (10.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 26 (9.06%) Oracle9i Database
4 26 (9.06%) Oracle Database
5 23 (8.01%) OLAP
5 23 (8.01%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 23 (8.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (6.97%) MySQL
7 18 (6.27%) Oracle BI EE
8 17 (5.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (5.57%) NoSQL
9 16 (5.57%) Oracle OLAP
10 14 (4.88%) Oracle Reports
11 10 (3.48%) Relational Database
12 7 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (2.09%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (1.39%) PowerCenter
16 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (11.15%) Git (software)
3 27 (9.41%) Subversion
4 10 (3.48%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.48%) QUnit
4 10 (3.48%) Jasmine
5 7 (2.44%) FxCop
5 7 (2.44%) StyleCop
6 4 (1.39%) JUnit
6 4 (1.39%) Xcode
7 3 (1.05%) JIRA
7 3 (1.05%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.70%) NUnit
8 2 (0.70%) MSTest
8 2 (0.70%) Hudson
9 1 (0.35%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.35%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.35%) TestNG
9 1 (0.35%) Maven
General
1 49 (17.07%) Finance
2 21 (7.32%) Advertising
3 7 (2.44%) Marketing
4 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.70%) Games
5 2 (0.70%) Front Office
5 2 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.35%) Electronics
6 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (50.52%) .NET
2 124 (43.21%) HTML
3 109 (37.98%) CSS
4 88 (30.66%) ASP.NET
5 72 (25.09%) HTML5
6 68 (23.69%) AngularJS
7 58 (20.21%) .NET Framework
8 53 (18.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (17.77%) CSS3
10 49 (17.07%) XML
11 48 (16.72%) jQuery
12 45 (15.68%) WCF
13 33 (11.50%) Web Services
14 32 (11.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 30 (10.45%) XSL
16 29 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web API
17 19 (6.62%) RESTful
18 18 (6.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 17 (5.92%) REST
20 15 (5.23%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.62%) User Experience
2 18 (6.27%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.48%) Open Source
5 8 (2.79%) Social Media
6 7 (2.44%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.09%) Mathematics
7 6 (2.09%) Physics
7 6 (2.09%) Chemistry
8 3 (1.05%) Social Network
8 3 (1.05%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.70%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.35%) iPhone
10 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.15%) Linux
2 28 (9.76%) Windows
3 27 (9.41%) UNIX
4 8 (2.79%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.05%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.70%) Android
7 1 (0.35%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (35.89%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (27.87%) MVC
3 51 (17.77%) OO
4 37 (12.89%) Software Engineering
5 35 (12.20%) Web Application Development
6 26 (9.06%) ETL
7 25 (8.71%) TDD
8 23 (8.01%) Data Modelling
9 22 (7.67%) Scrum
9 22 (7.67%) Regression Testing
10 21 (7.32%) OOD
11 20 (6.97%) SOA
11 20 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (6.97%) BDD
12 18 (6.27%) Test Automation
12 18 (6.27%) Mentoring
12 18 (6.27%) Web Development
13 16 (5.57%) Coaching
13 16 (5.57%) Responsive Web Design
14 14 (4.88%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 144 (50.17%) C#
2 120 (41.81%) JavaScript
3 54 (18.82%) SQL
4 49 (17.07%) Java
5 40 (13.94%) C++
6 29 (10.10%) PHP
7 26 (9.06%) Ruby
8 23 (8.01%) Shell Script
9 20 (6.97%) T-SQL
9 20 (6.97%) C
10 13 (4.53%) Python
11 10 (3.48%) VB
12 9 (3.14%) Assembly Language
13 7 (2.44%) VB6
14 5 (1.74%) Objective-C
15 4 (1.39%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.39%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.70%) Perl
16 2 (0.70%) Delphi
16 2 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (6.62%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.53%) Degree
3 12 (4.18%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.14%) DV Cleared
5 6 (2.09%) MCSD
5 6 (2.09%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (13.59%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.54%) Oracle
3 23 (8.01%) Informatica
3 23 (8.01%) Facebook
4 11 (3.83%) Adobe
5 9 (3.14%) Twitter
6 2 (0.70%) Sybase
7 1 (0.35%) Zend
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