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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 31 41 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 34 11 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.52% 3.06% 8.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.61% 3.10% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 24
Median salary £47,500 £30,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% +39.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £47,500 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
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
395 355 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 99.00% 98.89% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 330 317 274
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 June 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 60 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (68.33%) Java
3 39 (65.00%) C++
4 36 (60.00%) Security Cleared
5 35 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
6 33 (55.00%) C
7 27 (45.00%) C#
8 20 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
8 20 (33.33%) Big Data
9 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (28.33%) Python
11 16 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
12 15 (25.00%) Degree
13 14 (23.33%) OO
14 13 (21.67%) DV Cleared
14 13 (21.67%) Java EE
15 12 (20.00%) Hadoop
16 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
17 10 (16.67%) OOD
17 10 (16.67%) Apache Pig
17 10 (16.67%) Apache Hive
17 10 (16.67%) Algorithms
18 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
18 9 (15.00%) Linux
18 9 (15.00%) .NET
18 9 (15.00%) J2EE
19 8 (13.33%) TDD
19 8 (13.33%) UML
19 8 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
19 8 (13.33%) SDLC

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 10 (16.67%) Apache Pig
2 4 (6.67%) Apache Spark
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.33%) Mule
4 2 (3.33%) Mule ESB
4 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.67%) JBoss
5 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Firewall
1 7 (11.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.67%) Network Security
2 4 (6.67%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) Big Data
2 12 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 10 (16.67%) Apache Hive
4 7 (11.67%) Data Mining
5 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.33%) MySQL
8 2 (3.33%) OrientDB
9 1 (1.67%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) Java EE
2 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 9 (15.00%) J2EE
3 7 (11.67%) STL
4 4 (6.67%) CSS
4 4 (6.67%) HTML
5 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.33%) Spring
6 2 (3.33%) Web Services
7 1 (1.67%) CSS3
7 1 (1.67%) EJB
7 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.67%) HTML5
7 1 (1.67%) Java SE
7 1 (1.67%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.33%) User Experience
4 7 (11.67%) Cybercrime
5 6 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
6 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (8.33%) Device Driver
7 4 (6.67%) Mathematics
8 3 (5.00%) Cryptography
8 3 (5.00%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Linux
2 7 (11.67%) Android
2 7 (11.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) AIX
3 1 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (58.33%) Cybersecurity
3 20 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 18 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (26.67%) Ethical Hacking
6 14 (23.33%) OO
7 10 (16.67%) OOD
8 8 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (13.33%) SDLC
8 8 (13.33%) TDD
8 8 (13.33%) UML
9 7 (11.67%) Mobile Development
9 7 (11.67%) Multithreading
10 6 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (10.00%) Threat Detection
11 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.33%) Test Scripting
12 4 (6.67%) Software Testing
13 3 (5.00%) Automated Testing
13 3 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (68.33%) Java
2 39 (65.00%) C++
3 33 (55.00%) C
4 27 (45.00%) C#
5 17 (28.33%) Python
6 7 (11.67%) Objective-C
7 6 (10.00%) Embedded C
8 5 (8.33%) Scala
9 4 (6.67%) Embedded C++
10 3 (5.00%) Perl
10 3 (5.00%) TypeScript
11 2 (3.33%) SQL
12 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.00%) Degree
3 13 (21.67%) DV Cleared
4 7 (11.67%) CCNA
4 7 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (11.67%) CISSP
4 7 (11.67%) GIAC
4 7 (11.67%) Linux+ Certification
4 7 (11.67%) MCSE
4 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (11.67%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (11.67%) SANS
4 7 (11.67%) SSCP
5 5 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) MISRA
Vendors
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
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