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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 22 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 23 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.99% 17.46% 9.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 20.75% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 33 32
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,300 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
207 159 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 71.88% 84.13% 69.57%
Number of salaries quoted 177 144 216
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 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £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 19 September 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 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 71 (84.52%) C++
2 68 (80.95%) C
3 45 (53.57%) Security Cleared
4 44 (52.38%) Computer Science
5 43 (51.19%) C#
6 39 (46.43%) Java
7 32 (38.10%) Aerospace
8 31 (36.90%) SQL
9 30 (35.71%) Degree
10 26 (30.95%) Python
11 23 (27.38%) HTML
12 22 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (23.81%) Windows
14 19 (22.62%) J2EE
15 18 (21.43%) .NET
15 18 (21.43%) Qt
16 17 (20.24%) Web Development
16 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
17 16 (19.05%) HTTP
17 16 (19.05%) Hibernate
17 16 (19.05%) BT
17 16 (19.05%) WebLogic
17 16 (19.05%) EJB
17 16 (19.05%) XML
17 16 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (19.05%) Network Security
17 16 (19.05%) Android
17 16 (19.05%) iPhone
17 16 (19.05%) Information Assurance
17 16 (19.05%) Spring

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 16 (19.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.05%) HTTP
1 16 (19.05%) Network Security
2 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.71%) SSL
3 9 (10.71%) Ethernet
4 4 (4.76%) Internet
5 1 (1.19%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.38%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (2.38%) MySQL
3 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Subversion
2 6 (7.14%) PVCS
3 5 (5.95%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.57%) NUnit
4 3 (3.57%) Selenium
4 3 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (3.57%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.38%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (1.19%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (38.10%) Aerospace
2 14 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 11 (13.10%) Military
4 8 (9.52%) Electronics
5 3 (3.57%) Automotive
6 1 (1.19%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (53.57%) Software Engineer
2 16 (19.05%) Graduate
3 14 (16.67%) Developer
4 11 (13.10%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Development Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Software Manager
7 5 (5.95%) Junior
7 5 (5.95%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Test Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Engineering Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Integration Manager
8 4 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (4.76%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Development Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Software Engineering Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Build and Release Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Graduate Software Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Junior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.57%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.38%) HTML
2 19 (22.62%) J2EE
3 18 (21.43%) .NET
3 18 (21.43%) Qt
4 16 (19.05%) XML
4 16 (19.05%) Hibernate
4 16 (19.05%) Spring
4 16 (19.05%) EJB
5 14 (16.67%) jQuery
6 12 (14.29%) HTML5
7 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 5 (5.95%) MFC
9 4 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (2.38%) REST
10 2 (2.38%) D-Bus
10 2 (2.38%) CSS
10 2 (2.38%) STL
10 2 (2.38%) COM
10 2 (2.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 44 (52.38%) Computer Science
2 16 (19.05%) iPhone
2 16 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 14 (16.67%) Digital Media
4 12 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 9 (10.71%) PKI
6 6 (7.14%) CAN bus
7 2 (2.38%) Firmware
7 2 (2.38%) CCTV
7 2 (2.38%) Physics
7 2 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.19%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.81%) Windows
2 16 (19.05%) Android
3 15 (17.86%) Linux
4 3 (3.57%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (20.24%) Web Development
3 16 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (19.05%) Information Assurance
3 16 (19.05%) Cyber Security
3 16 (19.05%) Android Development
3 16 (19.05%) iOS Development
4 14 (16.67%) MVC
5 13 (15.48%) Configuration Management
6 12 (14.29%) UML
6 12 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (10.71%) Time Management
7 9 (10.71%) Information Security
8 7 (8.33%) SysML
9 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 4 (4.76%) Computer Forensics
10 4 (4.76%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.76%) OO
11 3 (3.57%) Automated Testing
11 3 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 71 (84.52%) C++
2 68 (80.95%) C
3 43 (51.19%) C#
4 39 (46.43%) Java
5 31 (36.90%) SQL
6 26 (30.95%) Python
7 12 (14.29%) Ruby
8 10 (11.90%) Ada
9 6 (7.14%) Assembly Language
10 5 (5.95%) Embedded C
10 5 (5.95%) Embedded C++
11 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
13 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (53.57%) Security Cleared
2 30 (35.71%) Degree
3 13 (15.48%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) DO-178B
2 3 (3.57%) TickIT
2 3 (3.57%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 9 (10.71%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.05%) BT
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle
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