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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Developer
Rank 33 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 21 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.34% 8.39% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.58% 8.65% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 8
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
319 266 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.37% 97.08% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 286 230 162
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Senior Developer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 32 (80.00%) HTML
1 32 (80.00%) .NET
2 31 (77.50%) MVC
3 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
3 29 (72.50%) CSS
4 28 (70.00%) ASP.NET
5 25 (62.50%) C#
6 22 (55.00%) Web Services
7 21 (52.50%) XML
8 19 (47.50%) SQL
8 19 (47.50%) jQuery
9 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
9 18 (45.00%) Finance
9 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
10 16 (40.00%) Java
10 16 (40.00%) Scrum
10 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (37.50%) SOAP
11 15 (37.50%) AngularJS
11 15 (37.50%) Mentoring
12 14 (35.00%) SaaS
12 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
14 12 (30.00%) SDLC
14 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
15 11 (27.50%) OO
15 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
15 11 (27.50%) HTML5

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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%) JBoss
1 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (10.00%) Mule
1 4 (10.00%) Mule ESB
2 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.50%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.50%) WordPress
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.00%) SaaS
2 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) SMTP
1 9 (22.50%) FTP
1 9 (22.50%) HTTP
1 9 (22.50%) SMPP
2 1 (2.50%) WEP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (5.00%) MySQL
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (12.50%) JIRA
4 5 (12.50%) JUnit
5 4 (10.00%) IntelliJ
6 2 (5.00%) Subversion
6 2 (5.00%) Hudson
7 1 (2.50%) Xcode
7 1 (2.50%) PHPUnit
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (12.50%) Retail
3 5 (12.50%) Marketing
3 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.00%) Electronics
5 2 (5.00%) Advertising
6 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (80.00%) HTML
1 32 (80.00%) .NET
2 29 (72.50%) CSS
3 28 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 22 (55.00%) Web Services
5 21 (52.50%) XML
6 19 (47.50%) jQuery
7 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (37.50%) SOAP
8 15 (37.50%) AngularJS
9 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (27.50%) HTML5
11 9 (22.50%) WSDL
12 8 (20.00%) WCF
13 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (12.50%) JPA
14 5 (12.50%) Hibernate
14 5 (12.50%) Spring
15 4 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.00%) DTV
3 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) iPhone
4 1 (2.50%) Social Media
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows NT
2 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.50%) CentOS
2 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (77.50%) MVC
2 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (40.00%) Scrum
4 15 (37.50%) Mentoring
5 12 (30.00%) SDLC
6 11 (27.50%) OO
7 10 (25.00%) Web Development
7 10 (25.00%) Test Automation
8 9 (22.50%) Technical Analysis
9 7 (17.50%) Mobile Application Development
9 7 (17.50%) SOA
10 6 (15.00%) E-Commerce
10 6 (15.00%) TDD
11 5 (12.50%) Wealth Management
11 5 (12.50%) Release Management
11 5 (12.50%) Coaching
12 4 (10.00%) Kanban
12 4 (10.00%) BDD
12 4 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) JavaScript
2 25 (62.50%) C#
3 19 (47.50%) SQL
4 16 (40.00%) Java
5 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
5 9 (22.50%) XQuery
5 9 (22.50%) XPath
6 5 (12.50%) Ruby
7 4 (10.00%) Python
8 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.50%) VB
9 1 (2.50%) C
9 1 (2.50%) C++
9 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) MCSD
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Apple
2 4 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.50%) Google
3 1 (2.50%) Zoho
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