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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 27 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 21 30 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.12% 16.13% 10.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.77% 19.23% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 35
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,350 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,600 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Gloucestershire

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
215 156 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 72.88% 83.87% 69.35%
Number of salaries quoted 181 140 208
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 53 (80.30%) C++
2 50 (75.76%) C
3 36 (54.55%) C#
4 31 (46.97%) Security Cleared
5 29 (43.94%) Aerospace
6 28 (42.42%) Degree
7 27 (40.91%) Computer Science
8 24 (36.36%) Java
9 22 (33.33%) Python
10 20 (30.30%) HTML
11 18 (27.27%) SQL
12 17 (25.76%) Windows
13 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
14 15 (22.73%) .NET
15 14 (21.21%) XML
16 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
16 12 (18.18%) DV Cleared
16 12 (18.18%) Digital Media
17 11 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
17 11 (16.67%) jQuery
17 11 (16.67%) Management Information System
17 11 (16.67%) MVC
17 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
17 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
18 10 (15.15%) Linux
18 10 (15.15%) UML
18 10 (15.15%) Ada
18 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (13.64%) Subversion
19 9 (13.64%) Information Security

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) SSL
2 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.61%) Ethernet
4 4 (6.06%) HTTP
4 4 (6.06%) Network Security
5 3 (4.55%) Internet
6 1 (1.52%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.03%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Subversion
2 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.06%) PVCS
4 2 (3.03%) Selenium
4 2 (3.03%) NUnit
4 2 (3.03%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
General
1 29 (43.94%) Aerospace
2 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.64%) Military
4 8 (12.12%) Electronics
5 3 (4.55%) Automotive
6 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Software Engineer
2 16 (24.24%) Graduate
3 11 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 8 (12.12%) Software Manager
4 8 (12.12%) Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Engineering Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Junior
5 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (6.06%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.06%) Integration Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Junior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Junior Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Build and Release Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Graduate C++ Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Junior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.30%) HTML
2 15 (22.73%) .NET
3 14 (21.21%) XML
4 11 (16.67%) jQuery
5 9 (13.64%) HTML5
6 7 (10.61%) J2EE
7 6 (9.09%) Qt
8 5 (7.58%) MFC
8 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.06%) EJB
9 4 (6.06%) Hibernate
9 4 (6.06%) Spring
10 3 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (3.03%) REST
11 2 (3.03%) D-Bus
11 2 (3.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.03%) CSS
11 2 (3.03%) STL
11 2 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Computer Science
2 12 (18.18%) Digital Media
3 11 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 9 (13.64%) PKI
5 4 (6.06%) iPhone
5 4 (6.06%) CAN bus
5 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.03%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.03%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (3.03%) CCTV
6 2 (3.03%) Physics
7 1 (1.52%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.76%) Windows
2 10 (15.15%) Linux
3 4 (6.06%) Android
4 1 (1.52%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 11 (16.67%) MVC
1 11 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (15.15%) UML
2 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.64%) Information Security
3 9 (13.64%) Time Management
4 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.58%) SysML
5 5 (7.58%) Web Development
6 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.06%) Programme Management
6 4 (6.06%) OO
6 4 (6.06%) Information Assurance
6 4 (6.06%) Cyber Security
6 4 (6.06%) Android Development
6 4 (6.06%) iOS Development
7 3 (4.55%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.55%) Computer Forensics
8 2 (3.03%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (80.30%) C++
2 50 (75.76%) C
3 36 (54.55%) C#
4 24 (36.36%) Java
5 22 (33.33%) Python
6 18 (27.27%) SQL
7 10 (15.15%) Ada
8 9 (13.64%) Ruby
9 5 (7.58%) Embedded C++
9 5 (7.58%) Assembly Language
10 3 (4.55%) Embedded C
11 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (46.97%) Security Cleared
2 28 (42.42%) Degree
3 12 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.52%) TickIT
2 1 (1.52%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) BT
2 4 (6.06%) Oracle
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum - benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent Benefits
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