Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 49 26
Rank change year-on-year +26 -23 0
Permanent jobs citing Degree 65 31 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.97% 6.80% 11.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.95% 27.19% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 82
Cheltenham median annual salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -22.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £34,000 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £50,450 £70,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% - +6.25%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 186 114 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 28.53% 25.00% 41.64%
Number of salaries quoted 127 96 309
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -10.53% +26.67%
10th Percentile £33,750 £24,625 £30,425
90th Percentile £67,750 £72,250 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Cheltenham

Degree
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Degree in Cheltenham

Degree
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Degree.

1 34 (52.31%) Computer Science
2 26 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 26 (40.00%) Java
3 25 (38.46%) Python
4 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (30.77%) DV Cleared
5 20 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 17 (26.15%) Software Engineering
7 16 (24.62%) Statistics
7 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (24.62%) Data Science
8 14 (21.54%) Machine Learning
8 14 (21.54%) Analytics
8 14 (21.54%) C#
9 13 (20.00%) Operations Research
10 12 (18.46%) C++
10 12 (18.46%) C
11 11 (16.92%) HTTP
11 11 (16.92%) DevOps
11 11 (16.92%) R
12 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
12 10 (15.38%) TDD
13 9 (13.85%) SAS
13 9 (13.85%) Coaching
14 8 (12.31%) Algorithms
14 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
14 8 (12.31%) Big Data
14 8 (12.31%) Django
14 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
14 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration

Degree
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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.85%) SAS
2 1 (1.54%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.54%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.54%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.08%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.92%) HTTP
2 7 (10.77%) Firewall
3 6 (9.23%) 2G
3 6 (9.23%) 3G
3 6 (9.23%) 4G
3 6 (9.23%) BGP-4
3 6 (9.23%) Ethernet
3 6 (9.23%) GSM
3 6 (9.23%) HTTPS
3 6 (9.23%) IPv4
3 6 (9.23%) IPv6
3 6 (9.23%) LAN
3 6 (9.23%) LTE
3 6 (9.23%) OSPF
3 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.23%) UMTS
3 6 (9.23%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.54%) DHCP
4 1 (1.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Big Data
2 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.54%) GIS
3 1 (1.54%) Spatial Data
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.15%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.54%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 8 (12.31%) Aerospace
1 8 (12.31%) Electronics
1 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.69%) Military
3 3 (4.62%) Automotive
4 2 (3.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) Software Engineer
2 9 (13.85%) Data Scientist
3 8 (12.31%) Senior Data Scientist
4 6 (9.23%) IT Trainer
4 6 (9.23%) Technical Trainer
4 6 (9.23%) Trainer
5 5 (7.69%) Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Firmware Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Data Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Junior
7 3 (4.62%) Principal Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Scrum Master
7 3 (4.62%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) AngularJS
1 8 (12.31%) Django
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
2 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.54%) HTML
2 1 (1.54%) Spring
2 1 (1.54%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 34 (52.31%) Computer Science
2 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (12.31%) Algorithms
4 7 (10.77%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (7.69%) CAN bus
6 3 (4.62%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.54%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Linux
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.54%) CentOS
3 1 (1.54%) Debian
3 1 (1.54%) Kali Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 21 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.15%) Software Engineering
4 16 (24.62%) Data Science
4 16 (24.62%) Statistics
5 14 (21.54%) Analytics
5 14 (21.54%) Machine Learning
6 13 (20.00%) Operations Research
7 11 (16.92%) DevOps
8 10 (15.38%) TDD
9 9 (13.85%) Coaching
10 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.31%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
11 6 (9.23%) Collaborative Working
11 6 (9.23%) Scrum
12 5 (7.69%) Data Security
12 5 (7.69%) Line Management
12 5 (7.69%) Post-Production
12 5 (7.69%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.00%) Java
2 25 (38.46%) Python
3 14 (21.54%) C#
4 12 (18.46%) C
4 12 (18.46%) C++
5 11 (16.92%) R
6 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 8 (12.31%) SQL
8 7 (10.77%) Embedded C
9 5 (7.69%) Perl
9 5 (7.69%) Tcl
10 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.08%) Ada
12 1 (1.54%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.54%) Embedded C++
12 1 (1.54%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 20 (30.77%) DV Cleared
1 20 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.23%) CCNP
2 6 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.69%) Master's Degree
4 4 (6.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.08%) PhD
7 1 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
2 4 (6.15%) GDPR
3 3 (4.62%) MISRA
4 2 (3.08%) Def Stans
4 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.54%) DO-178B
5 1 (1.54%) MISRA C
5 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) Firmware
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) Docker
3 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (6.15%) IBM
2 2 (3.08%) Google
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) VMware
3 1 (1.54%) Cisco
3 1 (1.54%) Citrix
3 1 (1.54%) ESRI
3 1 (1.54%) Qualys
3 1 (1.54%) Tableau