The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 July 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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 35 21 32
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 16 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.44% 9.91% 5.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 10.09% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 19
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
288 218 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.96% 98.20% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 240 199 323
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Software Developer
Gloucestershire

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 30 (93.75%) C#
2 27 (84.38%) ASP.NET
2 27 (84.38%) .NET
3 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
3 25 (78.13%) SQL
4 24 (75.00%) HTML
5 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
6 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
6 21 (65.63%) Relational Database
7 20 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (62.50%) Telecoms
7 20 (62.50%) Finance
7 20 (62.50%) MS Excel
7 20 (62.50%) CSS
8 19 (59.38%) XML
8 19 (59.38%) Windows
8 19 (59.38%) XQuery
8 19 (59.38%) SMTP
8 19 (59.38%) FTP
8 19 (59.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 19 (59.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (59.38%) XPath
8 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (59.38%) Mobile App
8 19 (59.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
9 6 (18.75%) MVC
9 6 (18.75%) Java

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) SMTP
1 19 (59.38%) FTP
2 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) Broadband
4 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
2 21 (65.63%) Relational Database
3 20 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (59.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (6.25%) MySQL
6 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Jasmine
1 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (62.50%) Telecoms
1 20 (62.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) .NET
1 27 (84.38%) ASP.NET
2 24 (75.00%) HTML
3 20 (62.50%) CSS
4 19 (59.38%) XML
4 19 (59.38%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 4 (12.50%) jQuery
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.38%) HTML5
6 3 (9.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (6.25%) Ext JS
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.25%) Zend Framework
8 1 (3.13%) WPF
8 1 (3.13%) Ajax
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 19 (59.38%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
1 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (9.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Mobile Application Development
2 6 (18.75%) MVC
2 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (9.38%) TDD
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Forensics
3 3 (9.38%) Scrum
3 3 (9.38%) OO
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
4 2 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (3.13%) V-Model
5 1 (3.13%) SOA
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Logistics
5 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) C#
2 25 (78.13%) SQL
3 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
4 19 (59.38%) XQuery
4 19 (59.38%) XPath
5 6 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (9.38%) C
6 3 (9.38%) C++
6 3 (9.38%) Python
6 3 (9.38%) Assembly Language
6 3 (9.38%) Ruby
7 2 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 19 (59.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Zend
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 9% Pension + 25 Days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
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UCAS
Salary: From £30,195 to £45,290 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 25 days ago