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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank - - 47
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
259 190 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.37% 97.44% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 219 170 302
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Ext JS
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend