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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 36 45 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 27 13 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.72% 3.35% 10.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.92% 3.40% 10.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 32
Median salary £47,500 £30,000 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% +18.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,350
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
456 382 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.61% 98.45% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 337 331 294
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £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 24 May 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 34 (69.39%) C++
3 33 (67.35%) Java
4 30 (61.22%) Security Cleared
5 27 (55.10%) Cybersecurity
5 27 (55.10%) C
6 22 (44.90%) C#
7 19 (38.78%) Big Data
8 18 (36.73%) Reverse Engineering
9 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (26.53%) Ethical Hacking
11 12 (24.49%) Java EE
11 12 (24.49%) Degree
12 11 (22.45%) Python
12 11 (22.45%) OO
12 11 (22.45%) Algorithms
13 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
13 10 (20.41%) Hadoop
13 10 (20.41%) DV Cleared
14 9 (18.37%) Linux
15 8 (16.33%) User Experience
15 8 (16.33%) UML
15 8 (16.33%) J2EE
15 8 (16.33%) Penetration Testing
16 7 (14.29%) Android
16 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
16 7 (14.29%) Apple iOS
16 7 (14.29%) Apache Hive
16 7 (14.29%) Apache Pig
16 7 (14.29%) Objective-C

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 7 (14.29%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.08%) Mule
3 2 (4.08%) Mule ESB
3 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.04%) JBoss
4 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Firewall
1 7 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.16%) RS-485
3 1 (2.04%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) Big Data
2 10 (20.41%) Hadoop
3 7 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 7 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
5 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.08%) OrientDB
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Accumulo
6 1 (2.04%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.04%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 10 (20.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) Java EE
2 8 (16.33%) J2EE
3 7 (14.29%) STL
4 6 (12.24%) .NET
5 2 (4.08%) Spring
5 2 (4.08%) Web Services
6 1 (2.04%) CSS
6 1 (2.04%) CSS3
6 1 (2.04%) EJB
6 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.04%) HTML
6 1 (2.04%) HTML5
6 1 (2.04%) Java SE
6 1 (2.04%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Algorithms
2 8 (16.33%) User Experience
3 7 (14.29%) Cybercrime
4 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
5 5 (10.20%) Device Driver
6 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (6.12%) Cryptography
7 3 (6.12%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
8 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Android
2 7 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) AIX
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (55.10%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (36.73%) Reverse Engineering
4 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (26.53%) Ethical Hacking
6 11 (22.45%) OO
7 8 (16.33%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (16.33%) UML
8 7 (14.29%) Mobile Development
8 7 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 7 (14.29%) OOD
8 7 (14.29%) Threat Detection
9 6 (12.24%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (10.20%) SDLC
10 5 (10.20%) TDD
10 5 (10.20%) Test Scripting
11 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.16%) Software Architecture
12 3 (6.12%) Automated Testing
12 3 (6.12%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 34 (69.39%) C++
2 33 (67.35%) Java
3 27 (55.10%) C
4 22 (44.90%) C#
5 11 (22.45%) Python
6 7 (14.29%) Objective-C
7 6 (12.24%) Embedded C
8 4 (8.16%) Embedded C++
9 3 (6.12%) Perl
10 2 (4.08%) Scala
10 2 (4.08%) SQL
11 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
11 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (61.22%) Security Cleared
2 12 (24.49%) Degree
3 10 (20.41%) DV Cleared
4 7 (14.29%) CCNA
4 7 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (14.29%) CISSP
4 7 (14.29%) GIAC
4 7 (14.29%) Linux+ Certification
4 7 (14.29%) MCSE
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
4 7 (14.29%) SANS
4 7 (14.29%) SSCP
5 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) MISRA
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £30500.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago