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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 17 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 60 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 14.39% 6.69% 5.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.56% 6.92% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 53 20 8
Median salary £47,500 £31,500 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% +11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £63,750 £42,300
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
412 318 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 98.80% 96.66% 98.91%
Number of salaries quoted 347 287 230
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £60,000
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 August 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 87 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 53 (60.92%) Java
3 50 (57.47%) Cybersecurity
4 49 (56.32%) C++
5 43 (49.43%) Security Cleared
6 36 (41.38%) C
7 34 (39.08%) C#
8 30 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (32.18%) Python
9 28 (32.18%) Big Data
10 24 (27.59%) Reverse Engineering
11 23 (26.44%) Ethical Hacking
12 21 (24.14%) DV Cleared
13 19 (21.84%) Hadoop
13 19 (21.84%) OO
14 16 (18.39%) CSS
14 16 (18.39%) HTML
15 14 (16.09%) Linux
16 13 (14.94%) Apache Hive
16 13 (14.94%) Apache Pig
16 13 (14.94%) Degree
17 12 (13.79%) Algorithms
17 12 (13.79%) MongoDB
18 11 (12.64%) NoSQL
18 11 (12.64%) Apache Spark
18 11 (12.64%) Threat Detection
18 11 (12.64%) Java EE
18 11 (12.64%) Penetration Testing
18 11 (12.64%) OOD
18 11 (12.64%) Data Mining

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 13 (14.94%) Apache Pig
2 11 (12.64%) Apache Spark
3 7 (8.05%) Confluence
4 4 (4.60%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.45%) Apache
5 3 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.45%) JBoss
5 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.45%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.30%) Mule
6 2 (2.30%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.64%) TCP/IP
2 8 (9.20%) RS-485
3 6 (6.90%) Firewall
4 4 (4.60%) Internet
4 4 (4.60%) Modbus
4 4 (4.60%) Network Security
4 4 (4.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.18%) Big Data
2 19 (21.84%) Hadoop
3 13 (14.94%) Apache Hive
4 12 (13.79%) MongoDB
5 11 (12.64%) Data Mining
5 11 (12.64%) NoSQL
6 10 (11.49%) MySQL
7 7 (8.05%) OrientDB
7 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.75%) SQL Server
9 4 (4.60%) Neo4j
10 3 (3.45%) Apache Accumulo
10 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
10 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (2.30%) HBase
11 2 (2.30%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) JIRA
2 7 (8.05%) Subversion
3 5 (5.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.60%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.60%) Mercurial
5 3 (3.45%) Bitbucket
5 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.30%) EasyMock
6 2 (2.30%) JUnit
6 2 (2.30%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.45%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.30%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) CSS
1 16 (18.39%) HTML
2 11 (12.64%) Java EE
3 10 (11.49%) .NET
4 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
4 7 (8.05%) J2EE
4 7 (8.05%) Web Services
5 6 (6.90%) jQuery
5 6 (6.90%) STL
6 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
6 5 (5.75%) CSS3
6 5 (5.75%) HTML5
7 4 (4.60%) JSON
7 4 (4.60%) Kendo UI
7 4 (4.60%) Spring
7 4 (4.60%) XML
7 4 (4.60%) Zend Framework
8 3 (3.45%) EJB
8 3 (3.45%) Java SE
8 3 (3.45%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Algorithms
2 10 (11.49%) Cyberthreat
3 9 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 8 (9.20%) Device Driver
5 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.90%) Cyber Attack
5 6 (6.90%) Cybercrime
5 6 (6.90%) Mathematics
6 4 (4.60%) Internet of Things
7 3 (3.45%) User Experience
7 3 (3.45%) Wiki
8 2 (2.30%) Physics
8 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.15%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.09%) Linux
2 6 (6.90%) Android
2 6 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 4 (4.60%) Unix
4 3 (3.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 50 (57.47%) Cybersecurity
3 30 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (27.59%) Reverse Engineering
5 23 (26.44%) Ethical Hacking
6 19 (21.84%) OO
7 11 (12.64%) OOD
7 11 (12.64%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (12.64%) Threat Detection
8 10 (11.49%) UML
9 9 (10.34%) Scrum
9 9 (10.34%) Time Management
10 8 (9.20%) Test Scripting
11 6 (6.90%) Mobile Development
11 6 (6.90%) Multithreading
11 6 (6.90%) SDLC
11 6 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (5.75%) TDD
13 4 (4.60%) Kanban
13 4 (4.60%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (60.92%) Java
2 49 (56.32%) C++
3 36 (41.38%) C
4 34 (39.08%) C#
5 28 (32.18%) Python
6 10 (11.49%) Scala
7 9 (10.34%) Embedded C
7 9 (10.34%) JavaScript
8 8 (9.20%) Embedded C++
9 7 (8.05%) SQL
10 6 (6.90%) Objective-C
10 6 (6.90%) PHP
11 5 (5.75%) TypeScript
12 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.45%) Ruby
13 2 (2.30%) Perl
14 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
14 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (49.43%) Security Cleared
2 21 (24.14%) DV Cleared
3 13 (14.94%) Degree
4 7 (8.05%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.90%) CCNA
5 6 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.90%) CISSP
5 6 (6.90%) GIAC
5 6 (6.90%) Linux+ Certification
5 6 (6.90%) MCSE
5 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.90%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (6.90%) SANS
5 6 (6.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) MISRA
2 2 (2.30%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.15%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Oracle
2 4 (4.60%) Zend
3 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.15%) Hortonworks
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Salary: £49000 per annum
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