The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 94 124 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 41.96% 24.03% 34.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.76% 25.62% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 88 116
Median salary £42,500 £48,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.91% +13.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 210 484 375
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 93.75% 93.80% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 162 290 310
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Cheltenham

Developer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Developer in Cheltenham

Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Cheltenham over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Cheltenham

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Developer in the job title.

1 123 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (54.73%) JavaScript
3 108 (53.73%) MVC
4 106 (52.74%) HTML
5 103 (51.24%) CSS
6 91 (45.27%) C#
7 88 (43.78%) Java
8 86 (42.79%) Web Services
9 74 (36.82%) .NET
10 67 (33.33%) XML
11 62 (30.85%) MongoDB
12 58 (28.86%) jQuery
13 56 (27.86%) ASP.NET
14 55 (27.36%) Git (software)
14 55 (27.36%) Cybersecurity
15 54 (26.87%) Software Engineering
16 52 (25.87%) SQL
17 51 (25.37%) AngularJS
18 50 (24.88%) SQL Server
19 48 (23.88%) OO
19 48 (23.88%) Finance
19 48 (23.88%) HTML5
20 46 (22.89%) Scrum
21 42 (20.90%) MySQL
22 41 (20.40%) JSON
23 39 (19.40%) Linux
23 39 (19.40%) TDD
24 38 (18.91%) Web Development
24 38 (18.91%) Security Cleared
25 37 (18.41%) NoSQL

Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 37 (18.41%) JBoss
2 29 (14.43%) Tomcat
3 27 (13.43%) Mule ESB
4 26 (12.94%) Mule
5 20 (9.95%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (4.48%) Confluence
6 9 (4.48%) WebLogic
6 9 (4.48%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.49%) IIS
8 1 (0.50%) Apache
8 1 (0.50%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.50%) WildFly
8 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 23 (11.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (11.94%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (11.44%) SaaS
4 12 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (3.48%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (30.85%) MongoDB
2 50 (24.88%) SQL Server
3 42 (20.90%) MySQL
4 37 (18.41%) NoSQL
5 26 (12.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 16 (7.96%) Relational Database
7 10 (4.98%) Big Data
8 9 (4.48%) Data Mining
8 9 (4.48%) OrientDB
9 8 (3.98%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.00%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.50%) HSQLDB
11 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.50%) Redis
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 55 (27.36%) Git (software)
2 34 (16.92%) JIRA
2 34 (16.92%) JUnit
3 26 (12.94%) IntelliJ
4 16 (7.96%) Subversion
5 13 (6.47%) Visual Studio
6 8 (3.98%) Maven
7 7 (3.48%) Mercurial
8 5 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.99%) Grunt
9 4 (1.99%) gulp
10 3 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.49%) TestNG
11 2 (1.00%) Selenium
11 2 (1.00%) XMLUnit
12 1 (0.50%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (23.88%) Finance
2 37 (18.41%) Retail
3 28 (13.93%) Marketing
4 25 (12.44%) Manufacturing
5 23 (11.44%) Electronics
5 23 (11.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.00%) Advertising
6 2 (1.00%) Games
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (52.74%) HTML
2 103 (51.24%) CSS
3 86 (42.79%) Web Services
4 74 (36.82%) .NET
5 67 (33.33%) XML
6 58 (28.86%) jQuery
7 56 (27.86%) ASP.NET
8 51 (25.37%) AngularJS
9 48 (23.88%) HTML5
10 41 (20.40%) JSON
11 36 (17.91%) CSS3
11 36 (17.91%) Hibernate
11 36 (17.91%) Spring
12 34 (16.92%) REST
13 33 (16.42%) SOAP
14 32 (15.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 30 (14.93%) ASP.NET Web API
16 29 (14.43%) JPA
17 27 (13.43%) Apache Camel
18 26 (12.94%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.45%) Cyber Defence
2 13 (6.47%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.48%) Algorithms
4 8 (3.98%) User Experience
5 7 (3.48%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.00%) Blog
6 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.00%) iPhone
6 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.00%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.00%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.50%) CESG
7 1 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.50%) iPad
7 1 (0.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 39 (19.40%) Linux
2 9 (4.48%) AIX
2 9 (4.48%) Unix
3 8 (3.98%) Android
4 6 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (53.73%) MVC
3 55 (27.36%) Cybersecurity
4 54 (26.87%) Software Engineering
5 48 (23.88%) OO
6 46 (22.89%) Scrum
7 39 (19.40%) TDD
8 38 (18.91%) Web Development
9 32 (15.92%) Integration Testing
9 32 (15.92%) Kanban
10 31 (15.42%) E-Commerce
11 26 (12.94%) BDD
12 25 (12.44%) Programme Management
13 23 (11.44%) Business Intelligence
13 23 (11.44%) Digital Marketing
13 23 (11.44%) SDLC
14 22 (10.95%) OOP
15 19 (9.45%) OO PHP
16 13 (6.47%) Front End Development
17 12 (5.97%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 110 (54.73%) JavaScript
2 91 (45.27%) C#
3 88 (43.78%) Java
4 52 (25.87%) SQL
5 37 (18.41%) PHP
6 32 (15.92%) T-SQL
7 18 (8.96%) C++
8 16 (7.96%) Python
9 6 (2.99%) Ruby
10 5 (2.49%) VB.NET
11 4 (1.99%) C
11 4 (1.99%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.00%) XPath
12 2 (1.00%) XQuery
13 1 (0.50%) Go
Qualifications
1 38 (18.91%) Security Cleared
2 32 (15.92%) DV Cleared
3 9 (4.48%) Degree
4 2 (1.00%) MCSD
4 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (2.49%) Docker
2 2 (1.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (11.94%) Apple
2 23 (11.44%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.44%) SAP
2 23 (11.44%) Zend
3 10 (4.98%) Oracle
4 5 (2.49%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.00%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.50%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.50%) Telerik
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