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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 9 35 7
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -28
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 77 26 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 15.68% 6.34% 25.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.74% 7.74% 27.97%
Number of salaries quoted 60 22 79
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
434 336 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 88.39% 81.95% 90.67%
Number of salaries quoted 277 275 267
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 4 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 87 (60.42%) Java
2 71 (49.31%) Security Cleared
3 64 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
4 59 (40.97%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (39.58%) C++
6 56 (38.89%) C#
7 50 (34.72%) Linux
8 47 (32.64%) C
9 41 (28.47%) Python
10 40 (27.78%) Big Data
10 40 (27.78%) DV Cleared
11 39 (27.08%) Telecoms
12 38 (26.39%) MongoDB
13 35 (24.31%) OO
14 31 (21.53%) Ruby
15 29 (20.14%) Scrum
15 29 (20.14%) Analytical Skills
16 28 (19.44%) Reverse Engineering
16 28 (19.44%) SDLC
17 26 (18.06%) JIRA
17 26 (18.06%) SQL
17 26 (18.06%) OOP
18 25 (17.36%) Oracle
18 25 (17.36%) JavaScript
19 24 (16.67%) Web Services
19 24 (16.67%) MVC
19 24 (16.67%) Degree
19 24 (16.67%) NoSQL
20 23 (15.97%) Finance
20 23 (15.97%) JBoss

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 23 (15.97%) JBoss
2 15 (10.42%) Mule
2 15 (10.42%) Mule ESB
2 15 (10.42%) Tomcat
3 13 (9.03%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (7.64%) Apache Pig
5 10 (6.94%) Confluence
5 10 (6.94%) Node.js
6 8 (5.56%) WebLogic
6 8 (5.56%) WebSphere
7 6 (4.17%) Apache Spark
8 5 (3.47%) Apache
9 3 (2.08%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 15 (10.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (10.42%) Amazon EC2
1 15 (10.42%) SaaS
2 6 (4.17%) GitHub
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.64%) Firewall
1 11 (7.64%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.94%) Broadband
3 8 (5.56%) SSL
4 5 (3.47%) Internet
4 5 (3.47%) SAN
5 4 (2.78%) RS-485
6 2 (1.39%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (27.78%) Big Data
2 38 (26.39%) MongoDB
3 24 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 21 (14.58%) Hadoop
5 18 (12.50%) MySQL
6 15 (10.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 12 (8.33%) Data Mining
8 11 (7.64%) Apache Hive
9 9 (6.25%) OrientDB
10 8 (5.56%) SQL Server
11 6 (4.17%) Apache Accumulo
11 6 (4.17%) Neo4j
12 5 (3.47%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (3.47%) IBM InfoSphere
13 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
14 3 (2.08%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (18.06%) JIRA
2 15 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.42%) IntelliJ
2 15 (10.42%) JUnit
3 8 (5.56%) Selenium
4 7 (4.86%) Cucumber
5 6 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.08%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.39%) Maven
8 1 (0.69%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (27.08%) Telecoms
2 23 (15.97%) Finance
3 15 (10.42%) Electronics
3 15 (10.42%) Manufacturing
3 15 (10.42%) Marketing
3 15 (10.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (45.83%) Developer
2 48 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 36 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 31 (21.53%) Java Developer
5 18 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 18 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (11.11%) Graduate
6 16 (11.11%) Test Engineer
7 14 (9.72%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 12 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
9 10 (6.94%) Java Engineer
9 10 (6.94%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (6.25%) Information Assurance Engineer
10 9 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) C# Developer
11 8 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 8 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
12 7 (4.86%) C++ Developer
12 7 (4.86%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.67%) Web Services
2 23 (15.97%) HTML
3 20 (13.89%) Java EE
4 19 (13.19%) CSS
4 19 (13.19%) Spring
5 18 (12.50%) Apache Camel
5 18 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 18 (12.50%) HTML5
6 17 (11.81%) .NET
6 17 (11.81%) CSS3
7 16 (11.11%) J2EE
8 15 (10.42%) JPA
8 15 (10.42%) JSON
8 15 (10.42%) REST
8 15 (10.42%) SOAP
8 15 (10.42%) Spring Integration
8 15 (10.42%) Spring MVC
8 15 (10.42%) XML
9 12 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 11 (7.64%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.14%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (15.28%) Algorithms
3 19 (13.19%) Cybercrime
4 13 (9.03%) User Experience
5 8 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 8 (5.56%) VHDL
6 5 (3.47%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.47%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.47%) Device Driver
6 5 (3.47%) Internet of Things
6 5 (3.47%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.08%) Cryptography
7 3 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (2.08%) Photography
7 3 (2.08%) PKI
7 3 (2.08%) Robotics
7 3 (2.08%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.39%) Wiki
9 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 50 (34.72%) Linux
2 19 (13.19%) Android
3 17 (11.81%) Apple iOS
4 15 (10.42%) Windows
5 8 (5.56%) AIX
5 8 (5.56%) Mac OS X
5 8 (5.56%) Unix
6 3 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
2 59 (40.97%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (24.31%) OO
4 29 (20.14%) Scrum
5 28 (19.44%) Reverse Engineering
5 28 (19.44%) SDLC
6 26 (18.06%) OOP
7 24 (16.67%) MVC
8 22 (15.28%) Integration Testing
8 22 (15.28%) TDD
9 17 (11.81%) Kanban
10 16 (11.11%) BDD
10 16 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
10 16 (11.11%) Waterfall
11 15 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (10.42%) Digital Marketing
11 15 (10.42%) E-Commerce
11 15 (10.42%) Penetration Testing
11 15 (10.42%) Programme Management
12 11 (7.64%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 87 (60.42%) Java
2 57 (39.58%) C++
3 56 (38.89%) C#
4 47 (32.64%) C
5 41 (28.47%) Python
6 31 (21.53%) Ruby
7 26 (18.06%) SQL
8 25 (17.36%) JavaScript
9 22 (15.28%) Perl
10 11 (7.64%) Objective-C
10 11 (7.64%) Scala
11 10 (6.94%) Bash Shell
12 6 (4.17%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.78%) Embedded C++
14 3 (2.08%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 71 (49.31%) Security Cleared
2 40 (27.78%) DV Cleared
3 24 (16.67%) Degree
4 15 (10.42%) SC Cleared
5 11 (7.64%) CCNA
5 11 (7.64%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (7.64%) CISSP
5 11 (7.64%) GIAC
5 11 (7.64%) Linux+ Certification
5 11 (7.64%) MCSE
5 11 (7.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (7.64%) SANS
5 11 (7.64%) SSCP
6 9 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (3.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (17.36%) Oracle
2 15 (10.42%) Apple
2 15 (10.42%) SAP
3 10 (6.94%) BT
4 9 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 6 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.47%) IBM
7 3 (2.08%) VMware
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