The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 20 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 34 33 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.49% 15.57% 12.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.11% 21.15% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 33 44
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,100 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
211 156 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 71.28% 73.58% 77.55%
Number of salaries quoted 177 145 255
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Engineering
Gloucestershire

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 24 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 97 (80.83%) C
2 92 (76.67%) C++
3 65 (54.17%) Computer Science
4 62 (51.67%) Security Cleared
5 61 (50.83%) Java
6 54 (45.00%) C#
7 46 (38.33%) Aerospace
8 43 (35.83%) Degree
9 41 (34.17%) SQL
10 35 (29.17%) J2EE
10 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (26.67%) Telecoms
11 32 (26.67%) Digital Media
12 31 (25.83%) Cyber Security
12 31 (25.83%) Python
13 30 (25.00%) Web Development
14 29 (24.17%) WebLogic
14 29 (24.17%) Network Security
15 28 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (23.33%) Android
15 28 (23.33%) iPhone
15 28 (23.33%) Information Assurance
15 28 (23.33%) Qt
15 28 (23.33%) Mobile App
15 28 (23.33%) Android Development
15 28 (23.33%) iOS Development
15 28 (23.33%) EJB
15 28 (23.33%) HTTP
15 28 (23.33%) Spring
15 28 (23.33%) BT

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 29 (24.17%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (0.83%) nginx
3 1 (0.83%) uWSGI
Applications
1 10 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (24.17%) Network Security
2 28 (23.33%) HTTP
3 17 (14.17%) Ethernet
4 15 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.83%) SSL
6 6 (5.00%) Internet
7 1 (0.83%) SAN
7 1 (0.83%) LAN
7 1 (0.83%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.17%) Hadoop
2 4 (3.33%) MySQL
3 3 (2.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.67%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.67%) PVCS
2 7 (5.83%) Subversion
3 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.50%) NUnit
3 3 (2.50%) Selenium
3 3 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (2.50%) MSBuild
4 2 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.83%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
General
1 46 (38.33%) Aerospace
2 32 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.17%) Military
4 8 (6.67%) Electronics
5 3 (2.50%) Automotive
6 1 (0.83%) Finance
6 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 60 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 21 (17.50%) Developer
3 17 (14.17%) Graduate
4 14 (11.67%) Development Engineer
5 11 (9.17%) Software Manager
5 11 (9.17%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 9 (7.50%) Junior
7 7 (5.83%) Junior Software Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Senior Development Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Software Team Leader
8 6 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
8 6 (5.00%) Team Leader
8 6 (5.00%) Development Manager
9 5 (4.17%) Test Manager
9 5 (4.17%) Integration Manager
9 5 (4.17%) Engineering Manager
9 5 (4.17%) Software Engineering Manager
10 4 (3.33%) Graduate Software Developer
10 4 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (29.17%) J2EE
2 28 (23.33%) Qt
2 28 (23.33%) EJB
2 28 (23.33%) Spring
2 28 (23.33%) Hibernate
3 27 (22.50%) HTML
4 24 (20.00%) .NET
5 20 (16.67%) jQuery
6 19 (15.83%) XML
7 17 (14.17%) HTML5
8 6 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.50%) MFC
9 3 (2.50%) CSS
10 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.83%) Web Services
11 1 (0.83%) WCF
11 1 (0.83%) Django
11 1 (0.83%) Ajax
11 1 (0.83%) Pylons
Miscellaneous
1 65 (54.17%) Computer Science
2 32 (26.67%) Digital Media
3 28 (23.33%) iPhone
3 28 (23.33%) Mobile App
4 14 (11.67%) CAN bus
5 10 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 7 (5.83%) PKI
7 2 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.67%) Physics
7 2 (1.67%) Firmware
8 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (23.33%) Android
2 26 (21.67%) Linux
3 19 (15.83%) Windows
4 3 (2.50%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.67%) HPUX
5 2 (1.67%) Solaris
6 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (25.83%) Cyber Security
3 30 (25.00%) Web Development
4 28 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (23.33%) Information Assurance
4 28 (23.33%) Android Development
4 28 (23.33%) iOS Development
5 24 (20.00%) UML
6 19 (15.83%) MVC
7 11 (9.17%) Configuration Management
8 10 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (7.50%) SysML
10 7 (5.83%) OO
10 7 (5.83%) Scrum
10 7 (5.83%) Information Security
10 7 (5.83%) Time Management
11 6 (5.00%) Computer Forensics
11 6 (5.00%) CMMI
12 5 (4.17%) OOD
12 5 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (80.83%) C
2 92 (76.67%) C++
3 61 (50.83%) Java
4 54 (45.00%) C#
5 41 (34.17%) SQL
6 31 (25.83%) Python
7 18 (15.00%) Ruby
8 12 (10.00%) Embedded C
9 10 (8.33%) Ada
10 9 (7.50%) Assembly Language
11 5 (4.17%) Embedded C++
12 4 (3.33%) JavaScript
13 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.83%) VB
14 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.83%) Perl
14 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 62 (51.67%) Security Cleared
2 43 (35.83%) Degree
3 16 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.50%) PhD
6 1 (0.83%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.83%) ISEB
6 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.50%) IEC 61508
2 11 (9.17%) DO-178B
3 9 (7.50%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (5.83%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.83%) Ansible
1 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 28 (23.33%) BT
2 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.17%) Oracle
4 2 (1.67%) HP
4 2 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (0.83%) JBoss
5 1 (0.83%) NetApp
5 1 (0.83%) Veritas
5 1 (0.83%) Symantec
5 1 (0.83%) Cisco
5 1 (0.83%) VMware
5 1 (0.83%) Brocade
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