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

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 10 43 9
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -34
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 70 14 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 15.59% 3.89% 21.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.72% 4.70% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 58 14 66
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,375 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
395 298 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 87.97% 82.78% 86.39%
Number of salaries quoted 280 264 259
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £52,500
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 31 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 31 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 (58.78%) Java
2 73 (49.32%) Security Cleared
3 68 (45.95%) Cybersecurity
4 64 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (37.84%) C#
5 56 (37.84%) C++
6 50 (33.78%) Linux
7 47 (31.76%) Python
8 44 (29.73%) C
9 42 (28.38%) DV Cleared
10 41 (27.70%) Big Data
10 41 (27.70%) MongoDB
11 35 (23.65%) Telecoms
12 33 (22.30%) OO
13 32 (21.62%) Ruby
14 30 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
15 29 (19.59%) SDLC
15 29 (19.59%) JIRA
15 29 (19.59%) Scrum
16 28 (18.92%) SQL
17 27 (18.24%) Oracle
17 27 (18.24%) OOP
17 27 (18.24%) NoSQL
18 26 (17.57%) Reverse Engineering
18 26 (17.57%) Degree
18 26 (17.57%) Web Services
19 25 (16.89%) JBoss
19 25 (16.89%) JavaScript
19 25 (16.89%) Finance
20 24 (16.22%) MVC

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 25 (16.89%) JBoss
2 18 (12.16%) Mule
2 18 (12.16%) Mule ESB
3 16 (10.81%) Tomcat
4 14 (9.46%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (6.76%) Confluence
5 10 (6.76%) Node.js
5 10 (6.76%) WebLogic
6 9 (6.08%) Apache Pig
6 9 (6.08%) WebSphere
7 8 (5.41%) Apache Spark
8 5 (3.38%) Apache
9 3 (2.03%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 16 (10.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
1 16 (10.81%) SaaS
2 6 (4.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.76%) Broadband
2 8 (5.41%) Firewall
2 8 (5.41%) SSL
2 8 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.38%) Internet
3 5 (3.38%) SAN
4 4 (2.70%) RS-485
5 2 (1.35%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.70%) Big Data
1 41 (27.70%) MongoDB
2 27 (18.24%) NoSQL
3 21 (14.19%) Hadoop
4 19 (12.84%) MySQL
5 16 (10.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 13 (8.78%) Data Mining
7 11 (7.43%) OrientDB
8 9 (6.08%) Apache Hive
9 8 (5.41%) SQL Server
10 6 (4.05%) Apache Accumulo
10 6 (4.05%) Neo4j
11 5 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (3.38%) IBM InfoSphere
12 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
13 3 (2.03%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (19.59%) JIRA
2 17 (11.49%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.49%) JUnit
3 16 (10.81%) IntelliJ
4 8 (5.41%) Selenium
5 7 (4.73%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.70%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.03%) Maven
9 1 (0.68%) Ant
9 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.68%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.68%) JMeter
9 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 35 (23.65%) Telecoms
2 25 (16.89%) Finance
3 16 (10.81%) Electronics
3 16 (10.81%) Manufacturing
3 16 (10.81%) Marketing
3 16 (10.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (44.59%) Developer
2 52 (35.14%) Software Engineer
3 36 (24.32%) Software Developer
4 33 (22.30%) Java Developer
5 19 (12.84%) Senior Developer
5 19 (12.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (12.16%) Graduate
7 15 (10.14%) Test Engineer
8 13 (8.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 13 (8.78%) Java Software Developer
9 12 (8.11%) Java Engineer
9 12 (8.11%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (6.08%) C# Developer
10 9 (6.08%) C++ Developer
10 9 (6.08%) C++ Software Developer
10 9 (6.08%) Embedded Engineer
10 9 (6.08%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 9 (6.08%) Information Assurance Engineer
11 8 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
11 8 (5.41%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.57%) Web Services
2 23 (15.54%) HTML
3 21 (14.19%) Spring
4 20 (13.51%) Hibernate
5 19 (12.84%) Apache Camel
5 19 (12.84%) CSS
5 19 (12.84%) HTML5
6 18 (12.16%) CSS3
7 17 (11.49%) JSON
7 17 (11.49%) REST
8 16 (10.81%) J2EE
8 16 (10.81%) JPA
8 16 (10.81%) SOAP
8 16 (10.81%) Spring Integration
8 16 (10.81%) Spring MVC
8 16 (10.81%) XML
9 15 (10.14%) Java EE
10 14 (9.46%) .NET
11 11 (7.43%) AngularJS
12 9 (6.08%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.84%) Algorithms
3 16 (10.81%) Cybercrime
4 9 (6.08%) User Experience
5 8 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 8 (5.41%) VHDL
6 7 (4.73%) Computer Science
6 7 (4.73%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.38%) Cyberthreat
7 5 (3.38%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.38%) Device Driver
7 5 (3.38%) Internet of Things
8 4 (2.70%) Visualisation
9 3 (2.03%) Cryptography
9 3 (2.03%) Photography
9 3 (2.03%) PKI
9 3 (2.03%) Robotics
10 2 (1.35%) Wiki
11 1 (0.68%) Cyber Attack
11 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 50 (33.78%) Linux
2 16 (10.81%) Android
3 15 (10.14%) Windows
4 14 (9.46%) Apple iOS
5 9 (6.08%) AIX
5 9 (6.08%) Unix
6 8 (5.41%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (45.95%) Cybersecurity
2 64 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (22.30%) OO
4 29 (19.59%) Scrum
4 29 (19.59%) SDLC
5 27 (18.24%) OOP
6 26 (17.57%) Reverse Engineering
7 24 (16.22%) Integration Testing
7 24 (16.22%) MVC
8 22 (14.86%) TDD
9 17 (11.49%) Kanban
10 16 (10.81%) BDD
10 16 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (10.81%) Digital Marketing
10 16 (10.81%) E-Commerce
10 16 (10.81%) Programme Management
10 16 (10.81%) Waterfall
11 15 (10.14%) Ethical Hacking
12 13 (8.78%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 87 (58.78%) Java
2 56 (37.84%) C#
2 56 (37.84%) C++
3 47 (31.76%) Python
4 44 (29.73%) C
5 32 (21.62%) Ruby
6 28 (18.92%) SQL
7 25 (16.89%) JavaScript
8 18 (12.16%) Perl
9 13 (8.78%) Scala
10 11 (7.43%) Bash Shell
11 8 (5.41%) Objective-C
12 6 (4.05%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.70%) Embedded C++
14 3 (2.03%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 73 (49.32%) Security Cleared
2 42 (28.38%) DV Cleared
3 26 (17.57%) Degree
4 15 (10.14%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.41%) CCNA
5 8 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.41%) CISSP
5 8 (5.41%) GIAC
5 8 (5.41%) Linux+ Certification
5 8 (5.41%) MCSE
5 8 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.41%) Network+ Certification
5 8 (5.41%) SANS
5 8 (5.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.70%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (3.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (2.03%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (18.24%) Oracle
2 16 (10.81%) Apple
2 16 (10.81%) SAP
3 10 (6.76%) BT
4 8 (5.41%) Atlassian
5 6 (4.05%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.38%) IBM
7 3 (2.03%) VMware
8 2 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
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