The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineer
Rank 30 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 20 26 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.73% 11.76% 9.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.87% 11.98% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 35
Average salary £21,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.87% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
291 217 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.98% 98.19% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 244 198 321
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Software Engineer
Gloucestershire

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 11 July 2014.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 63 (96.92%) Software Engineering
2 52 (80.00%) C
3 43 (66.15%) C#
4 42 (64.62%) C++
5 30 (46.15%) Aerospace
5 30 (46.15%) Degree
6 28 (43.08%) Security Cleared
7 26 (40.00%) Computer Science
8 25 (38.46%) Java
9 23 (35.38%) HTML
10 22 (33.85%) Python
10 22 (33.85%) Telecoms
10 22 (33.85%) Digital Media
11 20 (30.77%) Linux
12 18 (27.69%) .NET
13 17 (26.15%) Windows
14 16 (24.62%) jQuery
15 15 (23.08%) MVC
16 14 (21.54%) Ruby
17 13 (20.00%) HTML5
17 13 (20.00%) XML
17 13 (20.00%) UML
18 12 (18.46%) SQL
18 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
18 12 (18.46%) Embedded C
18 12 (18.46%) DV Cleared
19 11 (16.92%) IEC 61508
19 11 (16.92%) Configuration Management
19 11 (16.92%) TickIT

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.08%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) nginx
2 1 (1.54%) uWSGI
2 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) Ethernet
2 10 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.77%) SSL
4 2 (3.08%) Internet
5 1 (1.54%) DHCP
5 1 (1.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.15%) MySQL
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Subversion
2 5 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (4.62%) NUnit
3 3 (4.62%) MSBuild
3 3 (4.62%) Selenium
4 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.08%) PVCS
4 2 (3.08%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (46.15%) Aerospace
2 22 (33.85%) Telecoms
3 10 (15.38%) Military
4 2 (3.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) Automotive
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.38%) HTML
2 18 (27.69%) .NET
3 16 (24.62%) jQuery
4 13 (20.00%) HTML5
4 13 (20.00%) XML
5 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET
6 6 (9.23%) J2EE
7 3 (4.62%) CSS
7 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
8 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.54%) Pylons
9 1 (1.54%) WCF
9 1 (1.54%) Django
9 1 (1.54%) Web Services
9 1 (1.54%) Ajax
9 1 (1.54%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (33.85%) Digital Media
3 10 (15.38%) CAN bus
3 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 7 (10.77%) PKI
5 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.77%) Linux
2 17 (26.15%) Windows
3 3 (4.62%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.54%) HPUX
4 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (96.92%) Software Engineering
2 15 (23.08%) MVC
3 13 (20.00%) UML
4 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.92%) Configuration Management
6 10 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.77%) Time Management
7 7 (10.77%) Information Security
8 5 (7.69%) OO
8 5 (7.69%) OOD
8 5 (7.69%) SysML
9 4 (6.15%) Scrum
10 3 (4.62%) Kanban
10 3 (4.62%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.62%) Software Architecture
10 3 (4.62%) Software Deployment
10 3 (4.62%) Cyber Security
10 3 (4.62%) DevOps
11 2 (3.08%) Requirements Engineering
11 2 (3.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (80.00%) C
2 43 (66.15%) C#
3 42 (64.62%) C++
4 25 (38.46%) Java
5 22 (33.85%) Python
6 14 (21.54%) Ruby
7 12 (18.46%) SQL
7 12 (18.46%) Embedded C
8 10 (15.38%) Ada
9 5 (7.69%) Assembly Language
10 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
10 3 (4.62%) JavaScript
11 2 (3.08%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (46.15%) Degree
2 28 (43.08%) Security Cleared
3 12 (18.46%) DV Cleared
4 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) PhD
6 1 (1.54%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) TickIT
1 11 (16.92%) IEC 61508
2 4 (6.15%) DO-178B
System Software
1 7 (10.77%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.54%) vSphere
2 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.54%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) JBoss
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco
3 1 (1.54%) HP
3 1 (1.54%) Citrix
3 1 (1.54%) NetApp
3 1 (1.54%) Veritas
3 1 (1.54%) Symantec
3 1 (1.54%) VMware
3 1 (1.54%) Brocade
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £30,195 to £45,290 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Up to £58,755 per annum Depending on Experience
Posted: 24 days ago