The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 22 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 23 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.99% 6.35% 4.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.19% 6.59% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 16
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Senior 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
281 182 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.57% 96.30% 98.26%
Number of salaries quoted 247 165 305
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Senior Developer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 29 (74.36%) C#
1 29 (74.36%) .NET
1 29 (74.36%) CSS
2 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 25 (64.10%) HTML
3 25 (64.10%) JavaScript
4 21 (53.85%) SQL
5 20 (51.28%) jQuery
6 18 (46.15%) OO
6 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (38.46%) Visual Studio
7 15 (38.46%) MVC
8 14 (35.90%) WCF
8 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
8 14 (35.90%) SOAP
8 14 (35.90%) REST
9 12 (30.77%) XML
10 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
11 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
11 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (20.51%) Finance
11 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
12 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (17.95%) Regression Testing
12 7 (17.95%) XSL
13 6 (15.38%) C
13 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
13 6 (15.38%) Banking
13 6 (15.38%) Ajax

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.82%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) MySQL
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 6 (15.38%) Banking
2 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (74.36%) .NET
1 29 (74.36%) CSS
2 26 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 25 (64.10%) HTML
4 20 (51.28%) jQuery
5 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (35.90%) SOAP
7 14 (35.90%) REST
7 14 (35.90%) WCF
8 12 (30.77%) XML
9 8 (20.51%) .NET Framework
9 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
10 7 (17.95%) XSL
11 6 (15.38%) Ajax
12 5 (12.82%) Web Services
12 5 (12.82%) HTML5
12 5 (12.82%) XHTML
13 4 (10.26%) CSS3
13 4 (10.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) VHDL
2 2 (5.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Android
1 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) OO
2 15 (38.46%) MVC
3 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) Regression Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Scrum
6 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.26%) SOA
6 4 (10.26%) B2B
6 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.69%) Time Management
8 2 (5.13%) Digital Signal Processing
8 2 (5.13%) Signal Processing
9 1 (2.56%) Android Development
9 1 (2.56%) iOS Development
9 1 (2.56%) Project Management
9 1 (2.56%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.56%) UML
9 1 (2.56%) OOP
9 1 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) C#
2 25 (64.10%) JavaScript
3 21 (53.85%) SQL
4 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
5 6 (15.38%) C
6 5 (12.82%) PHP
7 4 (10.26%) C++
8 3 (7.69%) Java
9 2 (5.13%) Embedded C
9 2 (5.13%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Adobe
3 2 (5.13%) Xilinx
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