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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 33 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 17 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.01% 13.36% 14.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 18.30% 19.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 31
Average salary £31,500 £29,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.62% -31.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
285 224 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 84.07% 72.96% 74.19%
Number of salaries quoted 259 193 150
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 32 (68.09%) C++
2 31 (65.96%) Java
3 29 (61.70%) C#
4 27 (57.45%) C
5 23 (48.94%) Linux
6 18 (38.30%) REST
7 17 (36.17%) OO
7 17 (36.17%) Cyber Security
8 16 (34.04%) Python
8 16 (34.04%) HTML
8 16 (34.04%) jQuery
9 15 (31.91%) HTML5
9 15 (31.91%) Ruby
10 14 (29.79%) Assembly Language
11 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
11 13 (27.66%) Computer Forensics
12 11 (23.40%) Aerospace
13 9 (19.15%) OOD
14 8 (17.02%) Electronics
14 8 (17.02%) Telecoms
14 8 (17.02%) Subversion
14 8 (17.02%) Qt
15 7 (14.89%) Digital Signal Processing
15 7 (14.89%) Signal Processing
15 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (14.89%) Windows
16 6 (12.77%) XML
16 6 (12.77%) SOAP
16 6 (12.77%) TDD
17 5 (10.64%) Retail

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (4.26%) JBoss
1 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
1 2 (4.26%) Mule
1 2 (4.26%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Subversion
2 5 (10.64%) JUnit
3 3 (6.38%) Maven
3 3 (6.38%) TestNG
4 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.26%) JIRA
4 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.26%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (23.40%) Aerospace
2 8 (17.02%) Electronics
2 8 (17.02%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.64%) Retail
4 4 (8.51%) Avionics
5 3 (6.38%) Finance
5 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.26%) Military
6 2 (4.26%) Marketing
7 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.13%) Banking
7 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (76.60%) Software Engineer
2 26 (55.32%) Developer
3 21 (44.68%) Software Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Programmer
4 7 (14.89%) Software Programmer
5 5 (10.64%) Software Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Java Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Engineering Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Java Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Cyber Security Specialist
8 2 (4.26%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (38.30%) REST
2 16 (34.04%) HTML
2 16 (34.04%) jQuery
3 15 (31.91%) HTML5
4 8 (17.02%) Qt
5 6 (12.77%) SOAP
5 6 (12.77%) XML
6 5 (10.64%) JPA
6 5 (10.64%) Hibernate
6 5 (10.64%) Spring
6 5 (10.64%) JSON
7 4 (8.51%) Java EE
7 4 (8.51%) .NET
8 3 (6.38%) J2EE
8 3 (6.38%) Web Services
8 3 (6.38%) CSS
9 2 (4.26%) CSS3
9 2 (4.26%) Spring Integration
9 2 (4.26%) Apache Camel
9 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.26%) DTV
2 2 (4.26%) Device Driver
2 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.26%) Physics
3 1 (2.13%) Chemistry
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (48.94%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) OO
1 17 (36.17%) Cyber Security
2 13 (27.66%) Computer Forensics
3 9 (19.15%) OOD
4 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (14.89%) Digital Signal Processing
4 7 (14.89%) Signal Processing
5 6 (12.77%) TDD
6 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.51%) MVC
8 3 (6.38%) SDLC
9 2 (4.26%) BDD
9 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.26%) Integration Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Kanban
9 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.26%) UML
9 2 (4.26%) OOP
9 2 (4.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (68.09%) C++
2 31 (65.96%) Java
3 29 (61.70%) C#
4 27 (57.45%) C
5 16 (34.04%) Python
6 15 (31.91%) Ruby
7 14 (29.79%) Assembly Language
8 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
8 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.26%) SQL
10 1 (2.13%) Ada
10 1 (2.13%) XQuery
10 1 (2.13%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) PhD
3 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.13%) ARP4754
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) SAP
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.26%) Apple
2 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.13%) IBM
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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