Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Application Developer
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 88 80
Rank change year-on-year +16 -8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Developer 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.01% 0.22% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 0.23% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Cheltenham median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% -39.29% +93.10%
Gloucestershire median annual salary £33,500 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.67% -14.29% +10.24%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 422 870 708
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 94.20% 96.88% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 346 652 609
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £28,500 £23,950
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £61,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% +5.26%

Applications Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings that featured Applications Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Developer in Cheltenham

Applications Developer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Developer in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Applications Developer in Cheltenham

Applications Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Applications Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring Applications Developer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) XSD
3 5 (55.56%) XSL
3 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
3 5 (55.56%) XQuery
3 5 (55.56%) XForms
3 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
3 5 (55.56%) Workflow
3 5 (55.56%) Validation
3 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (55.56%) XPath
3 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) VB.NET

Applications Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) XForms
1 5 (55.56%) XML
1 5 (55.56%) XSD
1 5 (55.56%) XSL
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
1 6 (66.67%) Scrum
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 5 (55.56%) Integration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Programme Management
2 5 (55.56%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Validation
2 5 (55.56%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Chemistry
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 1 (11.11%) Physics
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) XPath
2 5 (55.56%) XQuery
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) CA Agile Central