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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 46 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.23% 4.55% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.34% 4.90% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 14
Median salary £51,250 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.51% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £36,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
359 306 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.77% 92.73% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 326 223 364
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) Cybersecurity
3 15 (60.00%) Java
4 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (52.00%) HTML
5 13 (52.00%) CSS
6 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
7 11 (44.00%) MongoDB
7 11 (44.00%) MySQL
7 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (40.00%) Linux
9 9 (36.00%) HTML5
9 9 (36.00%) CSS3
10 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
10 8 (32.00%) OrientDB
10 8 (32.00%) OO
10 8 (32.00%) Unix
10 8 (32.00%) SQL
10 8 (32.00%) Finance
11 7 (28.00%) Java SE
11 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
11 7 (28.00%) C++
11 7 (28.00%) Oracle
11 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
11 7 (28.00%) Web Services
11 7 (28.00%) AIX
11 7 (28.00%) J2EE
11 7 (28.00%) JBoss
11 7 (28.00%) Translating Business Requirements
11 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills

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 (28.00%) JBoss
1 7 (28.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (16.00%) Confluence
3 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (8.00%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.00%) Apache
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
5 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) MongoDB
1 11 (44.00%) MySQL
2 8 (32.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (32.00%) OrientDB
3 3 (12.00%) Big Data
3 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) CSS
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) CSS3
2 9 (36.00%) HTML5
3 7 (28.00%) J2EE
3 7 (28.00%) Java SE
3 7 (28.00%) Web Services
4 6 (24.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) .NET
6 3 (12.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (8.00%) Qt
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
8 1 (4.00%) Kafka
8 1 (4.00%) lodash
8 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Unix
3 7 (28.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (32.00%) OO
5 7 (28.00%) MVC
5 7 (28.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) Kanban
7 4 (16.00%) SDLC
8 3 (12.00%) OO PHP
8 3 (12.00%) OOD
8 3 (12.00%) Secure Coding
9 2 (8.00%) Cross-Platform Development
9 2 (8.00%) Digital Signal Processing
9 2 (8.00%) Signal Processing
9 2 (8.00%) TDD
10 1 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
10 1 (4.00%) MapReduce
10 1 (4.00%) Open Source
10 1 (4.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 7 (28.00%) C++
5 6 (24.00%) C#
5 6 (24.00%) Python
6 4 (16.00%) PHP
7 3 (12.00%) C
8 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (28.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Zend
3 1 (4.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (4.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (4.00%) MapR
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Paid for Certs, Pension etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22,000 - 27,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago