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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 25 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 23 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.54% 5.00% 5.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.00% 5.35% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 19
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £49,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
230 411 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.44% 93.41% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 187 257 325
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 February 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 25 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 23 (65.71%) CSS
3 22 (62.86%) HTML
4 19 (54.29%) C#
4 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (54.29%) HTML5
4 19 (54.29%) CSS3
5 16 (45.71%) Java
5 16 (45.71%) .NET
6 15 (42.86%) Web Services
6 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 15 (42.86%) MVC
7 14 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
8 13 (37.14%) MongoDB
9 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
10 11 (31.43%) SQL
10 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
11 10 (28.57%) Cyber Defence
11 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
11 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
11 10 (28.57%) MySQL
12 9 (25.71%) Oracle
12 9 (25.71%) J2EE
12 9 (25.71%) WebLogic
12 9 (25.71%) Unix
12 9 (25.71%) AIX
12 9 (25.71%) Linux
12 9 (25.71%) JBoss
12 9 (25.71%) Java SE
12 9 (25.71%) WebSphere

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 9 (25.71%) JBoss
1 9 (25.71%) WebLogic
1 9 (25.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) MongoDB
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Server
3 10 (28.57%) MySQL
4 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
4 9 (25.71%) OrientDB
5 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.86%) Big Data
5 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) CSS
2 22 (62.86%) HTML
3 19 (54.29%) CSS3
3 19 (54.29%) HTML5
4 16 (45.71%) .NET
5 15 (42.86%) Web Services
6 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 9 (25.71%) AngularJS
7 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (25.71%) J2EE
7 9 (25.71%) Java SE
8 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (17.14%) jQuery
9 6 (17.14%) WCF
10 5 (14.29%) LESS
10 5 (14.29%) Sass
11 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (8.57%) XML
12 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Cyber Defence
2 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) AIX
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
1 9 (25.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) MVC
2 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 14 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (25.71%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (22.86%) OO
6 6 (17.14%) SDLC
7 5 (14.29%) Wealth Management
8 4 (11.43%) OOD
8 4 (11.43%) Web Development
9 3 (8.57%) OO PHP
9 3 (8.57%) Scrum
10 2 (5.71%) Kanban
10 2 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
11 1 (2.86%) Front End Development
11 1 (2.86%) Malware Analysis
11 1 (2.86%) Prototyping
11 1 (2.86%) Reverse Engineering
11 1 (2.86%) Secure Coding
11 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 19 (54.29%) C#
3 16 (45.71%) Java
4 11 (31.43%) SQL
5 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (14.29%) Python
7 3 (8.57%) C
7 3 (8.57%) C++
7 3 (8.57%) PHP
8 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.71%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Zend
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