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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 22 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 25 8 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.16% 4.19% 5.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.40% 4.30% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 17
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
266 186 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.44% 97.38% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 231 166 282
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 30 (75.00%) C#
1 30 (75.00%) .NET
2 29 (72.50%) CSS
3 27 (67.50%) ASP.NET
4 26 (65.00%) HTML
4 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
5 22 (55.00%) SQL
6 20 (50.00%) jQuery
7 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (45.00%) OO
8 17 (42.50%) MVC
9 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (37.50%) T-SQL
10 15 (37.50%) Visual Studio
11 14 (35.00%) SOAP
11 14 (35.00%) REST
11 14 (35.00%) WCF
12 11 (27.50%) XML
13 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 9 (22.50%) Finance
15 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
15 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
16 7 (17.50%) HTML5
16 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (17.50%) Regression Testing
16 7 (17.50%) C
16 7 (17.50%) XSL
17 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
17 6 (15.00%) Scrum
17 6 (15.00%) Banking

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (10.00%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) MySQL
3 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (75.00%) .NET
2 29 (72.50%) CSS
3 27 (67.50%) ASP.NET
4 26 (65.00%) HTML
5 20 (50.00%) jQuery
6 18 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (35.00%) SOAP
8 14 (35.00%) REST
8 14 (35.00%) WCF
9 11 (27.50%) XML
10 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 7 (17.50%) HTML5
11 7 (17.50%) XSL
12 5 (12.50%) Ajax
12 5 (12.50%) CSS3
13 4 (10.00%) Sass
13 4 (10.00%) Web Services
13 4 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (5.00%) VHDL
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone 8
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Phone
1 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) OO
2 17 (42.50%) MVC
3 7 (17.50%) Regression Testing
4 6 (15.00%) Scrum
5 4 (10.00%) Time Management
5 4 (10.00%) SOA
5 4 (10.00%) B2B
5 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 2 (5.00%) Signal Processing
7 1 (2.50%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.50%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.50%) Project Management
7 1 (2.50%) UML
7 1 (2.50%) OOP
7 1 (2.50%) Android Development
7 1 (2.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) C#
2 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (55.00%) SQL
4 15 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 7 (17.50%) C
6 5 (12.50%) PHP
7 4 (10.00%) C++
8 3 (7.50%) Java
9 2 (5.00%) Embedded C
9 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.50%) XAML
10 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
1 4 (10.00%) Adobe
2 2 (5.00%) Xilinx
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Zend
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