The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Senior Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Software Engineer
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 47 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.81% 0.72% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.77% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Median salary £59,500 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.80% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
234 388 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 94.74% 93.49% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 194 250 328
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region that featured Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

Senior Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Senior Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Senior Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Software Engineer across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Senior Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Senior Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring Senior Software Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) C
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) Embedded C
3 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++
3 4 (50.00%) Internet
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) UML
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (50.00%) Device Driver
3 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
3 4 (50.00%) Modbus
3 4 (50.00%) Energy Management
3 4 (50.00%) RS-485
3 4 (50.00%) MISRA C
3 4 (50.00%) MISRA
3 4 (50.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 4 (50.00%) Internet of Things
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Perl

Senior Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Mule
1 1 (12.50%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) Modbus
2 4 (50.00%) RS-485
2 4 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) REST
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Device Driver
1 4 (50.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 4 (50.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Energy Management
2 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
2 4 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C
1 6 (75.00%) C++
1 6 (75.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 4 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) MISRA
1 4 (50.00%) MISRA C