The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 23 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 24 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 9.92% 5.07% 6.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.39% 5.43% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 20
Median salary £46,500 £58,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.85% +46.87%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
231 405 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.45% 93.32% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 187 252 321
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 64 (98.46%) Software Engineering
2 54 (83.08%) Java
3 40 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
4 39 (60.00%) C++
5 37 (56.92%) Security Cleared
6 32 (49.23%) C#
7 28 (43.08%) Linux
8 25 (38.46%) Big Data
9 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (35.38%) C
11 21 (32.31%) Reverse Engineering
12 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
13 16 (24.62%) Python
13 16 (24.62%) Ethical Hacking
13 16 (24.62%) DV Cleared
14 14 (21.54%) TCP/IP
15 13 (20.00%) HTML
15 13 (20.00%) SQL
15 13 (20.00%) CSS
16 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
16 12 (18.46%) MongoDB
17 11 (16.92%) Finance
17 11 (16.92%) Web Services
17 11 (16.92%) Unix
17 11 (16.92%) Oracle
18 10 (15.38%) J2EE
18 10 (15.38%) MySQL
18 10 (15.38%) HTML5
18 10 (15.38%) CSS3
18 10 (15.38%) OrientDB

Software Engineer 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 (13.85%) JBoss
1 9 (13.85%) WebLogic
1 9 (13.85%) WebSphere
2 7 (10.77%) Apache Pig
3 3 (4.62%) Confluence
4 1 (1.54%) Apache
4 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.54%) Mule
4 1 (1.54%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.54%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) GitHub
2 3 (4.62%) SaaS
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.77%) Firewall
3 5 (7.69%) RS-485
4 4 (6.15%) Internet
4 4 (6.15%) Modbus
4 4 (6.15%) Wireless
5 1 (1.54%) LAN
5 1 (1.54%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (38.46%) Big Data
2 12 (18.46%) MongoDB
3 10 (15.38%) MySQL
3 10 (15.38%) OrientDB
4 9 (13.85%) Data Mining
4 9 (13.85%) Hadoop
4 9 (13.85%) NoSQL
5 7 (10.77%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.54%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) JUnit
2 3 (4.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (4.62%) Bitbucket
2 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.62%) JIRA
3 2 (3.08%) Subversion
3 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) EasyMock
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (18.46%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.92%) Finance
3 6 (9.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.08%) Electronics
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.54%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.00%) CSS
1 13 (20.00%) HTML
2 11 (16.92%) Web Services
3 10 (15.38%) CSS3
3 10 (15.38%) HTML5
3 10 (15.38%) J2EE
4 9 (13.85%) Java EE
4 9 (13.85%) Java SE
5 7 (10.77%) STL
6 5 (7.69%) Spring
7 4 (6.15%) .NET
7 4 (6.15%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.15%) REST
8 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.62%) Backbone.js
8 3 (4.62%) jQuery
8 3 (4.62%) SOAP
9 2 (3.08%) Qt
9 2 (3.08%) RESTful
9 2 (3.08%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Algorithms
1 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (13.85%) Cyber Defence
2 7 (10.77%) Cybercrime
3 4 (6.15%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (6.15%) Device Driver
3 4 (6.15%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 4 (6.15%) Internet of Things
4 3 (4.62%) Wiki
5 2 (3.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Linux
2 11 (16.92%) Unix
3 9 (13.85%) AIX
4 7 (10.77%) Android
4 7 (10.77%) Apple iOS
5 5 (7.69%) Windows
6 4 (6.15%) FreeBSD
6 4 (6.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (98.46%) Software Engineering
2 40 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (32.31%) Reverse Engineering
5 16 (24.62%) Ethical Hacking
6 10 (15.38%) SDLC
7 9 (13.85%) OO
7 9 (13.85%) Threat Detection
7 9 (13.85%) Translating Business Requirements
8 8 (12.31%) Test Scripting
9 7 (10.77%) Mobile Development
9 7 (10.77%) Multithreading
9 7 (10.77%) OOD
9 7 (10.77%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.69%) Scrum
10 5 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.15%) Energy Management
11 4 (6.15%) TDD
11 4 (6.15%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (83.08%) Java
2 39 (60.00%) C++
3 32 (49.23%) C#
4 23 (35.38%) C
5 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
6 16 (24.62%) Python
7 13 (20.00%) SQL
8 7 (10.77%) Objective-C
9 6 (9.23%) Perl
10 5 (7.69%) Embedded C
10 5 (7.69%) Embedded C++
11 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
12 2 (3.08%) MATLAB
12 2 (3.08%) PHP
12 2 (3.08%) R
13 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.54%) Ruby
13 1 (1.54%) Scala
13 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 37 (56.92%) Security Cleared
2 16 (24.62%) DV Cleared
3 7 (10.77%) CCNA
3 7 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (10.77%) CISSP
3 7 (10.77%) GIAC
3 7 (10.77%) Linux+ Certification
3 7 (10.77%) MCSE
3 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.77%) Network+ Certification
3 7 (10.77%) SANS
3 7 (10.77%) SSCP
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) MISRA
2 2 (3.08%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Oracle
2 2 (3.08%) SAP
3 1 (1.54%) Freescale
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
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