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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 12 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 64 45 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.25% 13.64% 9.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.28% 14.95% 11.23%
Number of salaries quoted 64 31 35
Median salary £52,500 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
332 301 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 89.49% 91.21% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 297 200 316
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £51,500 £75,000
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 10 December 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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.

1 114 (72.15%) Java
2 92 (58.23%) Cybersecurity
3 82 (51.90%) Security Cleared
4 76 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (42.41%) MongoDB
6 65 (41.14%) C#
7 63 (39.87%) C++
8 56 (35.44%) Linux
9 55 (34.81%) DV Cleared
10 51 (32.28%) Python
11 49 (31.01%) HTML
12 48 (30.38%) Big Data
13 41 (25.95%) JavaScript
14 40 (25.32%) NoSQL
15 38 (24.05%) Web Services
15 38 (24.05%) Telecoms
16 37 (23.42%) Reverse Engineering
17 36 (22.78%) OO
17 36 (22.78%) C
18 33 (20.89%) JBoss
18 33 (20.89%) CSS
18 33 (20.89%) Finance
18 33 (20.89%) Scrum
19 31 (19.62%) Elasticsearch
20 30 (18.99%) HTML5
21 29 (18.35%) JIRA
22 26 (16.46%) Hadoop
22 26 (16.46%) AngularJS
22 26 (16.46%) Ethical Hacking
22 26 (16.46%) MySQL

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 33 (20.89%) JBoss
2 31 (19.62%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (10.76%) Mule
3 17 (10.76%) Mule ESB
3 17 (10.76%) Tomcat
4 16 (10.13%) Apache Pig
5 15 (9.49%) WebLogic
5 15 (9.49%) WebSphere
6 11 (6.96%) Confluence
7 8 (5.06%) Apache Spark
8 6 (3.80%) Apache
9 1 (0.63%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (0.63%) Drupal
9 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 17 (10.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (15.82%) SaaS
2 21 (13.29%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (10.76%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.82%) TCP/IP
2 11 (6.96%) Firewall
2 11 (6.96%) RS-485
3 10 (6.33%) Internet
3 10 (6.33%) Modbus
3 10 (6.33%) Wireless
4 2 (1.27%) SSL
5 1 (0.63%) LAN
5 1 (0.63%) Network Security
5 1 (0.63%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (42.41%) MongoDB
2 48 (30.38%) Big Data
3 40 (25.32%) NoSQL
4 26 (16.46%) Hadoop
4 26 (16.46%) MySQL
5 22 (13.92%) OrientDB
6 21 (13.29%) Data Mining
7 17 (10.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 16 (10.13%) Apache Hive
9 8 (5.06%) Apache Accumulo
9 8 (5.06%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.80%) Neo4j
11 5 (3.16%) Oracle Database
11 5 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (2.53%) SQL Server
13 3 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (1.27%) HBase
14 2 (1.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 29 (18.35%) JIRA
2 22 (13.92%) JUnit
3 21 (13.29%) Git (software)
4 17 (10.76%) IntelliJ
5 7 (4.43%) Subversion
6 4 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.53%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.53%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.53%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.90%) EasyMock
7 3 (1.90%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (24.05%) Telecoms
2 33 (20.89%) Finance
3 25 (15.82%) Manufacturing
4 17 (10.76%) Electronics
4 17 (10.76%) Marketing
4 17 (10.76%) Retail
5 4 (2.53%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 95 (60.13%) Software Engineer
2 63 (39.87%) Developer
3 35 (22.15%) Java Engineer
4 31 (19.62%) Java Software Engineer
5 26 (16.46%) Java Developer
6 17 (10.76%) Software Developer
7 16 (10.13%) Embedded Engineer
7 16 (10.13%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 15 (9.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 13 (8.23%) C++ Software Engineer
9 13 (8.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (7.59%) UI Developer
11 10 (6.33%) Big Data Engineer
11 10 (6.33%) Data Engineer
11 10 (6.33%) Java Software Developer
12 9 (5.70%) C# Developer
12 9 (5.70%) C# Software Engineer
12 9 (5.70%) Senior Developer
13 8 (5.06%) Senior Java Developer
13 8 (5.06%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (31.01%) HTML
2 38 (24.05%) Web Services
3 33 (20.89%) CSS
4 30 (18.99%) HTML5
5 26 (16.46%) AngularJS
6 23 (14.56%) Spring
7 22 (13.92%) XML
8 21 (13.29%) JSON
9 19 (12.03%) Node.js
9 19 (12.03%) REST
9 19 (12.03%) SOAP
9 19 (12.03%) Spring MVC
10 18 (11.39%) Apache Camel
10 18 (11.39%) CSS3
11 17 (10.76%) Hibernate
11 17 (10.76%) JPA
11 17 (10.76%) Spring Integration
12 15 (9.49%) J2EE
12 15 (9.49%) Java EE
12 15 (9.49%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.56%) Algorithms
2 17 (10.76%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.23%) Cybercrime
3 13 (8.23%) Cyberthreat
4 10 (6.33%) Device Driver
4 10 (6.33%) Internet of Things
5 7 (4.43%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.80%) Wiki
7 5 (3.16%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.53%) Physics
9 3 (1.90%) Cyber Attack
9 3 (1.90%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.63%) Social Media
10 1 (0.63%) User Experience
10 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 56 (35.44%) Linux
2 18 (11.39%) Unix
3 15 (9.49%) AIX
4 13 (8.23%) Android
5 11 (6.96%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.53%) Windows
7 1 (0.63%) CentOS
7 1 (0.63%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (58.23%) Cybersecurity
2 76 (48.10%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (23.42%) Reverse Engineering
4 36 (22.78%) OO
5 33 (20.89%) Scrum
6 26 (16.46%) Ethical Hacking
7 25 (15.82%) Penetration Testing
8 23 (14.56%) Kanban
8 23 (14.56%) MVC
9 21 (13.29%) OOP
10 20 (12.66%) Integration Testing
10 20 (12.66%) TDD
11 17 (10.76%) BDD
11 17 (10.76%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (10.76%) Digital Marketing
11 17 (10.76%) E-Commerce
11 17 (10.76%) Programme Management
12 15 (9.49%) Translating Business Requirements
13 14 (8.86%) Time Management
14 13 (8.23%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 114 (72.15%) Java
2 65 (41.14%) C#
3 63 (39.87%) C++
4 51 (32.28%) Python
5 41 (25.95%) JavaScript
6 36 (22.78%) C
7 24 (15.19%) SQL
8 21 (13.29%) Ruby
9 11 (6.96%) Embedded C
9 11 (6.96%) Objective-C
10 10 (6.33%) Embedded C++
10 10 (6.33%) PHP
11 7 (4.43%) Scala
12 5 (3.16%) Perl
12 5 (3.16%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.53%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.90%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.27%) R
16 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 82 (51.90%) Security Cleared
2 55 (34.81%) DV Cleared
3 11 (6.96%) CCNA
3 11 (6.96%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (6.96%) CISSP
3 11 (6.96%) GIAC
3 11 (6.96%) Linux+ Certification
3 11 (6.96%) MCSE
3 11 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (6.96%) Network+ Certification
3 11 (6.96%) SANS
3 11 (6.96%) SSCP
4 9 (5.70%) Degree
5 3 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) ISEB
6 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.43%) MISRA
2 5 (3.16%) MISRA C
3 2 (1.27%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (13.29%) Oracle
2 17 (10.76%) Apple
2 17 (10.76%) SAP
3 4 (2.53%) Zend
4 2 (1.27%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.63%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.63%) Freescale
5 1 (0.63%) HP
5 1 (0.63%) MapR
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
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