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 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 18 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 63 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 13.88% 8.44% 4.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.16% 8.74% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 51 21 8
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,160 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.39%
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
445 309 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 98.02% 96.56% 99.31%
Number of salaries quoted 365 273 250
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 97 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 61 (62.89%) Java
3 57 (58.76%) C++
4 54 (55.67%) Cybersecurity
5 46 (47.42%) Security Cleared
6 42 (43.30%) C
7 38 (39.18%) C#
8 34 (35.05%) Python
9 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (31.96%) Big Data
11 26 (26.80%) Reverse Engineering
11 26 (26.80%) Ethical Hacking
12 23 (23.71%) DV Cleared
13 22 (22.68%) Hadoop
13 22 (22.68%) TCP/IP
14 19 (19.59%) Linux
15 18 (18.56%) OO
15 18 (18.56%) CSS
15 18 (18.56%) HTML
16 16 (16.49%) Apache Hive
16 16 (16.49%) Apache Pig
17 15 (15.46%) Time Management
18 14 (14.43%) Java EE
18 14 (14.43%) Penetration Testing
19 13 (13.40%) Telecoms
19 13 (13.40%) Degree
20 12 (12.37%) MongoDB
21 11 (11.34%) NoSQL
21 11 (11.34%) Scala
21 11 (11.34%) Threat Detection

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 16 (16.49%) Apache Pig
2 11 (11.34%) Apache Spark
3 8 (8.25%) Confluence
4 4 (4.12%) Apache
4 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.12%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.09%) JBoss
5 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.06%) Mule
6 2 (2.06%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.12%) SaaS
4 2 (2.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.68%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.31%) Internet
2 10 (10.31%) Modbus
2 10 (10.31%) RS-485
2 10 (10.31%) Wireless
3 9 (9.28%) Firewall
4 4 (4.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.96%) Big Data
2 22 (22.68%) Hadoop
3 16 (16.49%) Apache Hive
4 12 (12.37%) MongoDB
5 11 (11.34%) Data Mining
5 11 (11.34%) MySQL
5 11 (11.34%) NoSQL
6 8 (8.25%) OrientDB
6 8 (8.25%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.15%) Neo4j
7 5 (5.15%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.09%) Apache Accumulo
10 2 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.06%) HBase
10 2 (2.06%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (10.31%) JIRA
2 7 (7.22%) Subversion
3 6 (6.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.12%) Bitbucket
4 4 (4.12%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.12%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.12%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.09%) EasyMock
5 3 (3.09%) JUnit
5 3 (3.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (13.40%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.09%) Finance
3 3 (3.09%) Games
4 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.56%) CSS
1 18 (18.56%) HTML
2 14 (14.43%) Java EE
3 11 (11.34%) .NET
4 9 (9.28%) STL
5 7 (7.22%) AngularJS
5 7 (7.22%) Web Services
6 6 (6.19%) ASP.NET
6 6 (6.19%) jQuery
7 5 (5.15%) CSS3
7 5 (5.15%) HTML5
7 5 (5.15%) J2EE
7 5 (5.15%) Spring
8 4 (4.12%) EJB
8 4 (4.12%) JSF
8 4 (4.12%) JSON
8 4 (4.12%) Kendo UI
8 4 (4.12%) XML
8 4 (4.12%) Zend Framework
9 3 (3.09%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Algorithms
1 11 (11.34%) Cyberthreat
2 10 (10.31%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.31%) Device Driver
2 10 (10.31%) Internet of Things
3 9 (9.28%) Cybercrime
4 8 (8.25%) Mathematics
5 6 (6.19%) Cyber Attack
6 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.12%) Physics
7 4 (4.12%) Wiki
8 2 (2.06%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.59%) Linux
2 9 (9.28%) Android
2 9 (9.28%) Apple iOS
3 6 (6.19%) Unix
4 3 (3.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 54 (55.67%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (26.80%) Ethical Hacking
4 26 (26.80%) Reverse Engineering
5 18 (18.56%) OO
6 15 (15.46%) Time Management
7 14 (14.43%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (11.34%) OOD
8 11 (11.34%) Scrum
8 11 (11.34%) Threat Detection
9 10 (10.31%) Energy Management
9 10 (10.31%) Test Scripting
10 9 (9.28%) Mobile Development
10 9 (9.28%) Multithreading
10 9 (9.28%) UML
11 6 (6.19%) SDLC
12 5 (5.15%) Kanban
12 5 (5.15%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (5.15%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 61 (62.89%) Java
2 57 (58.76%) C++
3 42 (43.30%) C
4 38 (39.18%) C#
5 34 (35.05%) Python
6 11 (11.34%) Embedded C
6 11 (11.34%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.34%) Scala
7 10 (10.31%) Embedded C++
8 9 (9.28%) Objective-C
8 9 (9.28%) SQL
9 8 (8.25%) PHP
10 5 (5.15%) TypeScript
11 4 (4.12%) PL/SQL
11 4 (4.12%) Ruby
12 3 (3.09%) Perl
13 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
13 1 (1.03%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 46 (47.42%) Security Cleared
2 23 (23.71%) DV Cleared
3 13 (13.40%) Degree
4 9 (9.28%) CCNA
4 9 (9.28%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (9.28%) CISSP
4 9 (9.28%) GIAC
4 9 (9.28%) Linux+ Certification
4 9 (9.28%) MCSE
4 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (9.28%) Network+ Certification
4 9 (9.28%) SANS
4 9 (9.28%) SSCP
5 7 (7.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) MISRA
2 5 (5.15%) MISRA C
3 2 (2.06%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 11 (11.34%) Oracle
2 4 (4.12%) Zend
3 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.03%) Hortonworks
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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