The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 6 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 68 60 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 22.52% 15.58% 9.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.28% 17.19% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 68 41 37
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £75,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
269 349 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.07% 90.65% 86.21%
Number of salaries quoted 239 207 333
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £51,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cheltenham region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 130 (80.25%) Java
2 99 (61.11%) Cybersecurity
3 87 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (53.09%) Security Cleared
5 75 (46.30%) MongoDB
6 73 (45.06%) C#
7 70 (43.21%) C++
8 64 (39.51%) Linux
9 57 (35.19%) DV Cleared
10 55 (33.95%) Python
11 49 (30.25%) HTML
11 49 (30.25%) Big Data
12 47 (29.01%) JavaScript
13 44 (27.16%) Web Services
13 44 (27.16%) Reverse Engineering
14 41 (25.31%) NoSQL
15 39 (24.07%) JBoss
16 38 (23.46%) Finance
17 37 (22.84%) OO
17 37 (22.84%) C
18 35 (21.60%) Telecoms
18 35 (21.60%) HTML5
19 34 (20.99%) Scrum
20 33 (20.37%) Cyber Defence
21 32 (19.75%) Elasticsearch
22 30 (18.52%) JIRA
22 30 (18.52%) CSS
23 27 (16.67%) MySQL
23 27 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
24 26 (16.05%) Penetration Testing

Software Engineering
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 39 (24.07%) JBoss
2 32 (19.75%) Elasticsearch
3 20 (12.35%) Mule
3 20 (12.35%) Mule ESB
3 20 (12.35%) Tomcat
4 19 (11.73%) WebLogic
4 19 (11.73%) WebSphere
5 14 (8.64%) Apache Pig
6 10 (6.17%) Confluence
7 6 (3.70%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.85%) Apache
9 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.62%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 19 (11.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.81%) SaaS
2 20 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (12.35%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.47%) GitHub
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.05%) TCP/IP
2 11 (6.79%) RS-485
3 10 (6.17%) Firewall
3 10 (6.17%) Internet
3 10 (6.17%) Modbus
3 10 (6.17%) Wireless
4 2 (1.23%) SSL
5 1 (0.62%) LAN
5 1 (0.62%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (46.30%) MongoDB
2 49 (30.25%) Big Data
3 41 (25.31%) NoSQL
4 27 (16.67%) MySQL
5 25 (15.43%) Data Mining
6 22 (13.58%) Hadoop
6 22 (13.58%) OrientDB
7 20 (12.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 14 (8.64%) Apache Hive
9 6 (3.70%) Apache Accumulo
9 6 (3.70%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.85%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.62%) HBase
12 1 (0.62%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (18.52%) JIRA
2 24 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.81%) JUnit
3 20 (12.35%) IntelliJ
4 7 (4.32%) Subversion
5 5 (3.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.09%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.47%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.47%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.62%) EasyMock
9 1 (0.62%) Gatling
9 1 (0.62%) Selenium
General
1 38 (23.46%) Finance
2 35 (21.60%) Telecoms
3 24 (14.81%) Manufacturing
4 20 (12.35%) Retail
5 19 (11.73%) Electronics
5 19 (11.73%) Marketing
6 3 (1.85%) Games
7 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 94 (58.02%) Software Engineer
2 73 (45.06%) Developer
3 42 (25.93%) Java Engineer
4 38 (23.46%) Java Software Engineer
5 32 (19.75%) Java Developer
6 19 (11.73%) Software Developer
7 18 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 15 (9.26%) C++ Software Engineer
8 15 (9.26%) Embedded Engineer
8 15 (9.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 14 (8.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 14 (8.64%) UI Developer
10 12 (7.41%) Java Software Developer
10 12 (7.41%) Senior Developer
11 11 (6.79%) C# Developer
11 11 (6.79%) C# Software Engineer
11 11 (6.79%) Senior Java Developer
12 10 (6.17%) Big Data Engineer
12 10 (6.17%) Data Engineer
13 9 (5.56%) Research Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (30.25%) HTML
2 44 (27.16%) Web Services
3 35 (21.60%) HTML5
4 30 (18.52%) CSS
5 25 (15.43%) Spring
6 24 (14.81%) JSON
6 24 (14.81%) XML
7 23 (14.20%) AngularJS
8 22 (13.58%) REST
8 22 (13.58%) SOAP
8 22 (13.58%) Spring MVC
9 21 (12.96%) CSS3
10 20 (12.35%) Apache Camel
10 20 (12.35%) Hibernate
10 20 (12.35%) JPA
10 20 (12.35%) Node.js
10 20 (12.35%) Spring Integration
11 19 (11.73%) J2EE
11 19 (11.73%) Java SE
12 14 (8.64%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.37%) Cyber Defence
2 25 (15.43%) Algorithms
3 22 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.41%) Cybercrime
5 10 (6.17%) Device Driver
5 10 (6.17%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 10 (6.17%) Internet of Things
6 7 (4.32%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (3.09%) Computer Science
7 5 (3.09%) Wiki
8 4 (2.47%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.47%) Physics
9 3 (1.85%) Cyber Attack
10 2 (1.23%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.23%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 64 (39.51%) Linux
2 22 (13.58%) Unix
3 19 (11.73%) AIX
4 14 (8.64%) Android
5 12 (7.41%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.70%) Windows
7 3 (1.85%) FreeBSD
7 3 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (61.11%) Cybersecurity
2 87 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (27.16%) Reverse Engineering
4 37 (22.84%) OO
5 34 (20.99%) Scrum
6 27 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 26 (16.05%) MVC
7 26 (16.05%) Penetration Testing
8 25 (15.43%) Kanban
9 24 (14.81%) OOP
9 24 (14.81%) TDD
10 23 (14.20%) Integration Testing
11 20 (12.35%) BDD
11 20 (12.35%) E-Commerce
12 19 (11.73%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (11.73%) Digital Marketing
12 19 (11.73%) Programme Management
12 19 (11.73%) Translating Business Requirements
13 14 (8.64%) Front End Development
13 14 (8.64%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 130 (80.25%) Java
2 73 (45.06%) C#
3 70 (43.21%) C++
4 55 (33.95%) Python
5 47 (29.01%) JavaScript
6 37 (22.84%) C
7 24 (14.81%) SQL
8 23 (14.20%) Ruby
9 11 (6.79%) Embedded C
9 11 (6.79%) Embedded C++
10 10 (6.17%) Objective-C
11 8 (4.94%) PHP
12 6 (3.70%) Perl
12 6 (3.70%) Scala
13 3 (1.85%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.23%) MATLAB
14 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.23%) R
15 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 86 (53.09%) Security Cleared
2 57 (35.19%) DV Cleared
3 10 (6.17%) CCNA
3 10 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.17%) CISSP
3 10 (6.17%) GIAC
3 10 (6.17%) Linux+ Certification
3 10 (6.17%) MCSE
3 10 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (6.17%) Network+ Certification
3 10 (6.17%) SANS
3 10 (6.17%) SSCP
4 7 (4.32%) Degree
5 3 (1.85%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.23%) ISEB
6 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.70%) MISRA
2 5 (3.09%) MISRA C
3 2 (1.23%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 22 (13.58%) Oracle
2 20 (12.35%) Apple
3 19 (11.73%) SAP
4 4 (2.47%) Zend
5 1 (0.62%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.62%) Freescale
5 1 (0.62%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.62%) MapR
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
UCAS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago