The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 54 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 14 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.10% 8.86% 5.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 9.18% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14 28 15
Median salary £46,250 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.35% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £28,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software 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
441 305 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.57% 96.52% 99.31%
Number of salaries quoted 363 270 251
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

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 26 September 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 26 (70.27%) Software Engineering
2 18 (48.65%) Java
3 17 (45.95%) CSS
3 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
3 17 (45.95%) Cybersecurity
4 15 (40.54%) SQL
5 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
5 14 (37.84%) C#
5 14 (37.84%) HTML
6 13 (35.14%) .NET
7 12 (32.43%) Oracle
7 12 (32.43%) MVC
7 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (29.73%) C++
9 10 (27.03%) MySQL
9 10 (27.03%) OO
10 9 (24.32%) Linux
10 9 (24.32%) jQuery
10 9 (24.32%) HTML5
10 9 (24.32%) CSS3
11 8 (21.62%) Python
11 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
11 8 (21.62%) J2EE
11 8 (21.62%) Scrum
12 7 (18.92%) Finance
12 7 (18.92%) WebLogic
12 7 (18.92%) Unix
12 7 (18.92%) MongoDB
12 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
12 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared

Software Developer 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 7 (18.92%) WebLogic
2 6 (16.22%) JBoss
2 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.81%) Confluence
4 3 (8.11%) Apache Spark
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) Apache
5 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.70%) Drupal
5 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.70%) Mule
5 1 (2.70%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.41%) PaaS
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) MySQL
2 7 (18.92%) MongoDB
2 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
2 7 (18.92%) OrientDB
3 3 (8.11%) Big Data
3 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
3 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.70%) Neo4j
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) SpecFlow
1 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.70%) NUnit
3 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) CSS
2 14 (37.84%) HTML
3 13 (35.14%) .NET
4 9 (24.32%) CSS3
4 9 (24.32%) HTML5
4 9 (24.32%) jQuery
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET
5 8 (21.62%) J2EE
6 6 (16.22%) Java SE
6 6 (16.22%) Web Services
6 6 (16.22%) XML
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (8.11%) Node.js
8 3 (8.11%) React
8 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (8.11%) WPF
9 2 (5.41%) Qt
9 2 (5.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (16.22%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Unix
3 6 (16.22%) AIX
4 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Software Engineering
2 17 (45.95%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) MVC
4 10 (27.03%) OO
5 8 (21.62%) Scrum
6 6 (16.22%) TDD
6 6 (16.22%) Translating Business Requirements
7 5 (13.51%) OOP
7 5 (13.51%) SDLC
8 4 (10.81%) Kanban
8 4 (10.81%) OOD
9 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.11%) OO PHP
9 3 (8.11%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (8.11%) Secure Coding
9 3 (8.11%) SOLID
9 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) Java
2 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 14 (37.84%) C#
3 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
4 11 (29.73%) C++
5 8 (21.62%) Python
6 5 (13.51%) C
7 4 (10.81%) PHP
8 2 (5.41%) Scala
9 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (45.95%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Zend
3 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.70%) Hortonworks
3 1 (2.70%) MapR
3 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
Cheltenham
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