The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank 51 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.71% 2.78% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
Software Programmer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
452 264 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.38% 91.67% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 382 228 242
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Cheltenham region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Software Programmer
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Software Programmer in their job title 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 with Software Programmer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) OOD
2 6 (75.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 6 (75.00%) Signal Processing
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) Qt
2 6 (75.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited Software Programmer in their job title 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 with Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) Qt
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) OOD
2 6 (75.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 6 (75.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) C#