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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 45 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 14 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.57% 9.03% 6.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 9.25% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 19
Median salary £45,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,600 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
386 292 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 98.47% 97.66% 99.66%
Number of salaries quoted 321 270 246
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 33 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 31 (68.89%) Java
3 30 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 20 (44.44%) DV Cleared
4 20 (44.44%) CSS
5 19 (42.22%) C++
5 19 (42.22%) SQL
6 18 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (37.78%) HTML
7 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
8 16 (35.56%) C#
8 16 (35.56%) Oracle
9 14 (31.11%) J2EE
9 14 (31.11%) C
9 14 (31.11%) HTML5
9 14 (31.11%) CSS3
10 13 (28.89%) .NET
11 12 (26.67%) Linux
11 12 (26.67%) SDLC
12 11 (24.44%) MongoDB
12 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
13 10 (22.22%) Finance
13 10 (22.22%) Unix
13 10 (22.22%) MySQL
13 10 (22.22%) WebLogic
13 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
14 9 (20.00%) OrientDB
14 9 (20.00%) Web Services
14 9 (20.00%) OO

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 10 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 9 (20.00%) JBoss
2 9 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.22%) Drupal
5 1 (2.22%) Mule
5 1 (2.22%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) GitHub
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) MongoDB
2 10 (22.22%) MySQL
3 9 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 9 (20.00%) OrientDB
4 3 (6.67%) Big Data
4 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) SpecFlow
1 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.44%) NUnit
3 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) CSS
2 17 (37.78%) HTML
3 14 (31.11%) CSS3
3 14 (31.11%) HTML5
3 14 (31.11%) J2EE
4 13 (28.89%) .NET
5 9 (20.00%) Java SE
5 9 (20.00%) Web Services
6 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
7 6 (13.33%) jQuery
8 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (11.11%) Node.js
9 4 (8.89%) XML
10 3 (6.67%) Hibernate
10 3 (6.67%) Java EE
10 3 (6.67%) React
10 3 (6.67%) Spring
10 3 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.89%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (8.89%) User Experience
3 3 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.44%) PKI
5 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) Unix
3 9 (20.00%) AIX
4 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) Software Engineering
2 18 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (26.67%) SDLC
4 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.00%) OO
4 9 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 8 (17.78%) MVC
6 7 (15.56%) TDD
7 5 (11.11%) OOD
7 5 (11.11%) OOP
8 4 (8.89%) Scrum
8 4 (8.89%) SOLID
9 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.67%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.67%) Web Development
9 3 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) Java
2 19 (42.22%) C++
2 19 (42.22%) SQL
3 17 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 16 (35.56%) C#
5 14 (31.11%) C
6 8 (17.78%) Python
7 2 (4.44%) Ruby
8 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.22%) Perl
8 1 (2.22%) PHP
8 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 30 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 20 (44.44%) DV Cleared
3 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.89%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) VMware
4 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
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