The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Software Engineer
Rank 58 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Engineer 4 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.14% 3.39% 4.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 3.45% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 18
Average salary £46,981 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.54% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
335 232 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.17% 98.31% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 301 223 258
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Software Engineer
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Senior Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Senior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
3 8 (66.67%) Java
4 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (58.33%) Kanban
4 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) C++
6 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) WCF
7 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Web Development
7 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
7 1 (8.33%) Military

Senior Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Senior Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (8.33%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Kanban
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) C
4 2 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft