Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 42 23
Rank change year-on-year +15 -19 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 45 34 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 7.55% 6.97% 10.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.32% 29.57% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 75
Cheltenham median annual salary £60,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -25.00% +40.35%
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.66% +2.50%

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 171 115 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 28.69% 23.57% 41.08%
Number of salaries quoted 114 91 285
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -13.27% +18.79%
10th Percentile £33,750 £25,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,891 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.98% - +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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 29 (64.44%) Computer Science
2 18 (40.00%) Statistics
2 18 (40.00%) Data Science
3 17 (37.78%) Mathematics
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (33.33%) Java
6 13 (28.89%) Python
6 13 (28.89%) Operations Research
7 12 (26.67%) Machine Learning
7 12 (26.67%) Analytics
8 11 (24.44%) R
8 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
8 11 (24.44%) HTTP
9 9 (20.00%) SAS
9 9 (20.00%) DV Cleared
9 9 (20.00%) Coaching
10 8 (17.78%) DevOps
10 8 (17.78%) Big Data
11 7 (15.56%) QA
11 7 (15.56%) Firewall
11 7 (15.56%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (13.33%) Algorithms
12 6 (13.33%) HTTPS
12 6 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
12 6 (13.33%) 2G
12 6 (13.33%) Scrum
12 6 (13.33%) GSM

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 (20.00%) SAS
2 3 (6.67%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.44%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) HTTP
2 7 (15.56%) Firewall
3 6 (13.33%) 2G
3 6 (13.33%) 3G
3 6 (13.33%) 4G
3 6 (13.33%) BGP-4
3 6 (13.33%) Ethernet
3 6 (13.33%) GSM
3 6 (13.33%) HTTPS
3 6 (13.33%) IPv4
3 6 (13.33%) IPv6
3 6 (13.33%) LAN
3 6 (13.33%) LTE
3 6 (13.33%) OSPF
3 6 (13.33%) UMTS
3 6 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) Big Data
2 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.44%) Text Mining
5 1 (2.22%) GIS
5 1 (2.22%) Spatial Data
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 5 (11.11%) Electronics
2 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.11%) Military
3 3 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Data Scientist
2 8 (17.78%) Senior Data Scientist
3 6 (13.33%) IT Trainer
3 6 (13.33%) Technical Trainer
3 6 (13.33%) Trainer
4 5 (11.11%) Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Firmware Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Data Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Scrum Master
6 3 (6.67%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Information Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Information Assurance Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Junior
8 1 (2.22%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) Spring
1 1 (2.22%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.56%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (13.33%) Algorithms
4 5 (11.11%) CAN bus
5 3 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (6.67%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.44%) Social Media
7 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Computer Science
2 18 (40.00%) Data Science
2 18 (40.00%) Statistics
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (37.78%) Mathematics
4 13 (28.89%) Operations Research
5 12 (26.67%) Analytics
5 12 (26.67%) Machine Learning
6 9 (20.00%) Coaching
7 8 (17.78%) DevOps
8 6 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.33%) Scrum
8 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 5 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (11.11%) Data Security
9 5 (11.11%) Line Management
9 5 (11.11%) Post-Production
9 5 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
10 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) Java
2 13 (28.89%) Python
3 11 (24.44%) R
4 6 (13.33%) C#
5 5 (11.11%) C
5 5 (11.11%) Embedded C
5 5 (11.11%) Perl
5 5 (11.11%) Tcl
6 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (13.33%) CCNP
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (11.11%) Master's Degree
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
2 4 (8.89%) GDPR
3 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Firmware
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Citrix
1 1 (2.22%) ESRI
1 1 (2.22%) Tableau
1 1 (2.22%) VMware