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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 25 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 24 36 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 7.21% 15.45% 12.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.45% 18.00% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 38
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £41,000 £45,450
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
254 200 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 76.28% 85.84% 67.00%
Number of salaries quoted 223 178 174
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 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 46 (79.31%) C++
2 41 (70.69%) C
3 31 (53.45%) C#
4 27 (46.55%) Aerospace
5 22 (37.93%) Degree
5 22 (37.93%) Security Cleared
6 19 (32.76%) Java
7 18 (31.03%) Windows
7 18 (31.03%) Python
8 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
9 15 (25.86%) HTML
10 13 (22.41%) XML
10 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
11 12 (20.69%) SQL
11 12 (20.69%) DV Cleared
12 11 (18.97%) Subversion
12 11 (18.97%) UML
13 10 (17.24%) Linux
13 10 (17.24%) .NET
13 10 (17.24%) Military
14 9 (15.52%) Electronics
14 9 (15.52%) Information Security
14 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
14 9 (15.52%) SSL
14 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
14 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
14 9 (15.52%) PKI
14 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (15.52%) Time Management
14 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) SSL
2 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
3 6 (10.34%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (1.72%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL
2 2 (3.45%) Apache Accumulo
2 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Subversion
2 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) PVCS
3 2 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (46.55%) Aerospace
2 10 (17.24%) Military
3 9 (15.52%) Electronics
4 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.17%) Automotive
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (56.90%) Software Engineer
2 12 (20.69%) Graduate
3 11 (18.97%) Software Manager
4 8 (13.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 7 (12.07%) Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Engineering Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Development Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Junior
7 4 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Software Development Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Software Team Leader
8 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.17%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Integration Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) HTML
2 13 (22.41%) XML
3 10 (17.24%) .NET
4 6 (10.34%) jQuery
4 6 (10.34%) HTML5
5 5 (8.62%) MFC
6 4 (6.90%) Qt
7 3 (5.17%) REST
7 3 (5.17%) J2EE
8 2 (3.45%) COM
8 2 (3.45%) STL
8 2 (3.45%) D-Bus
8 2 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (3.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.72%) WCF
9 1 (1.72%) WPF
9 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.52%) PKI
3 6 (10.34%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.17%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (5.17%) CAN bus
5 2 (3.45%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.45%) Physics
5 2 (3.45%) CCTV
6 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) UML
2 9 (15.52%) Information Security
2 9 (15.52%) Configuration Management
2 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.52%) Time Management
2 9 (15.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (12.07%) OO
4 5 (8.62%) MVC
5 4 (6.90%) Scrum
5 4 (6.90%) OOD
5 4 (6.90%) SysML
6 3 (5.17%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (5.17%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.17%) Cyber Security
6 3 (5.17%) Programme Management
7 2 (3.45%) Regression Analysis
7 2 (3.45%) Digital Signal Processing
7 2 (3.45%) Signal Processing
8 1 (1.72%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 46 (79.31%) C++
2 41 (70.69%) C
3 31 (53.45%) C#
4 19 (32.76%) Java
5 18 (31.03%) Python
6 12 (20.69%) SQL
7 7 (12.07%) Ada
8 6 (10.34%) Ruby
9 5 (8.62%) Embedded C++
10 4 (6.90%) Assembly Language
11 3 (5.17%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) Degree
1 22 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.72%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.72%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle
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