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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 33 29
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 22 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 9.36% 8.42% 5.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 33.85% 21.94% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 20
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,300 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £49,600 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 65 155 104
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 27.66% 38.37% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 51 129 92
Median salary £42,500 £46,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.60% +19.48%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £37,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Degree.

1 21 (51.22%) Security Cleared
2 18 (43.90%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (31.71%) Java
4 12 (29.27%) BT
4 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (29.27%) Cybercrime
4 12 (29.27%) Prototyping
4 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
5 10 (24.39%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
6 9 (21.95%) HTML
6 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
6 9 (21.95%) Broadband
6 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
7 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
7 8 (19.51%) MySQL
7 8 (19.51%) C#
7 8 (19.51%) CSS
8 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
8 7 (17.07%) JIRA
8 7 (17.07%) TDD
8 7 (17.07%) Scrum
8 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
8 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
9 6 (14.63%) Mule
9 6 (14.63%) Release Management
9 6 (14.63%) jQuery
9 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
9 6 (14.63%) Mule ESB
9 6 (14.63%) Spring

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 6 (14.63%) Mule
1 6 (14.63%) Mule ESB
1 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.20%) Confluence
3 4 (9.76%) Anypoint
3 4 (9.76%) Apache
3 4 (9.76%) GlassFish
3 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 4 (9.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Foundation
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.95%) Broadband
2 3 (7.32%) Network Security
3 2 (4.88%) Wireless
4 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) MySQL
3 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
4 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.44%) Big Data
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) JIRA
2 6 (14.63%) JUnit
3 5 (12.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (12.20%) Cucumber
3 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.76%) Eclipse
4 4 (9.76%) Gradle
4 4 (9.76%) Maven
4 4 (9.76%) SoapUI
5 3 (7.32%) Metasploit
6 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.44%) Gatling
7 1 (2.44%) IDA Disassembler
7 1 (2.44%) Selenium
7 1 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.88%) Electronics
2 2 (4.88%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Graduate
2 8 (19.51%) Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
5 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Graduate Network Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Web Applications Developer
6 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
6 2 (4.88%) C# Web Applications Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Graduate Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) HTML
2 8 (19.51%) CSS
3 6 (14.63%) jQuery
3 6 (14.63%) Spring
3 6 (14.63%) XML
4 5 (12.20%) .NET
4 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
5 4 (9.76%) J2EE
5 4 (9.76%) JMS
5 4 (9.76%) JSON
5 4 (9.76%) RAML
5 4 (9.76%) REST
5 4 (9.76%) SOAP
5 4 (9.76%) WSDL
5 4 (9.76%) XSD
5 4 (9.76%) XSLT
6 3 (7.32%) WCF
6 3 (7.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (29.27%) Cybercrime
3 9 (21.95%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.44%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Android
3 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
1 12 (29.27%) Prototyping
2 10 (24.39%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (24.39%) Software Engineering
3 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
4 7 (17.07%) Mathematics
4 7 (17.07%) Scrum
4 7 (17.07%) TDD
5 6 (14.63%) Release Management
6 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.20%) Cryptography
6 5 (12.20%) MVC
6 5 (12.20%) Physics
6 5 (12.20%) User Stories
7 4 (9.76%) BDD
7 4 (9.76%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (9.76%) OO
7 4 (9.76%) SDLC
7 4 (9.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) Java
2 8 (19.51%) C#
3 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) Python
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) Groovy
5 4 (9.76%) XPath
6 3 (7.32%) C
6 3 (7.32%) C++
7 2 (4.88%) PHP
7 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.32%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (7.32%) Postgraduate
4 2 (4.88%) CEH
4 2 (4.88%) CREST Certified
4 2 (4.88%) EC-Council LPT
4 2 (4.88%) ECSA
4 2 (4.88%) EnCE
4 2 (4.88%) GCFA
4 2 (4.88%) GIAC
4 2 (4.88%) GPEN
4 2 (4.88%) MCSD
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CITP
5 1 (2.44%) ISEB
5 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.44%) MCP
5 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) CloudHub
2 2 (4.88%) EnCase
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) BT
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) IBM
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.44%) Dell
4 1 (2.44%) DevExpress
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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