Period
to 20 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

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

Developer
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 197 154 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 30.50% 34.45% 28.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.03% 36.58% 29.12%
Number of salaries quoted 176 132 206
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,000 £29,875
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £61,375
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% -2.35% +1.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 615 421 879
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.20% 94.18% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 521 345 649
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +6.25%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

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 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Developer in the job title.

1 113 (57.36%) JavaScript
2 98 (49.75%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (45.69%) CSS
4 85 (43.15%) AngularJS
5 83 (42.13%) HTML
6 80 (40.61%) C#
7 78 (39.59%) Java
8 71 (36.04%) .NET
9 67 (34.01%) MVC
10 63 (31.98%) MongoDB
11 50 (25.38%) TDD
11 50 (25.38%) Spring
12 49 (24.87%) SQL Server
12 49 (24.87%) SQL
13 48 (24.37%) Amazon AWS
14 47 (23.86%) HTML5
14 47 (23.86%) React
15 45 (22.84%) Web Services
16 43 (21.83%) CSS3
17 39 (19.80%) jQuery
17 39 (19.80%) ASP.NET
17 39 (19.80%) Scrum
18 38 (19.29%) XML
18 38 (19.29%) Software Engineering
19 37 (18.78%) REST
20 36 (18.27%) Node.js
21 34 (17.26%) JSON
22 33 (16.75%) JIRA
23 32 (16.24%) Linux
24 31 (15.74%) Retail

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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (10.66%) Mule
2 16 (8.12%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (7.61%) Mule ESB
4 14 (7.11%) Tomcat
5 13 (6.60%) Apache
5 13 (6.60%) Confluence
6 11 (5.58%) JBoss
7 2 (1.02%) Anypoint
7 2 (1.02%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.02%) CMS
7 2 (1.02%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 5 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 48 (24.37%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (13.20%) Amazon EC2
3 23 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (8.63%) SaaS
5 15 (7.61%) Amazon S3
6 9 (4.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 6 (3.05%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.02%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (1.02%) Data Lake Analytics
9 2 (1.02%) PaaS
10 1 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.51%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.55%) Internet
2 3 (1.52%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) Intranet
3 1 (0.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (31.98%) MongoDB
2 49 (24.87%) SQL Server
3 21 (10.66%) NoSQL
4 19 (9.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (9.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 16 (8.12%) MySQL
7 15 (7.61%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (6.09%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (6.09%) Big Data
8 12 (6.09%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (4.06%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (3.05%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.03%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (2.03%) Apache Hive
12 4 (2.03%) Data Lake
12 4 (2.03%) Hadoop
12 4 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (16.75%) JIRA
2 23 (11.68%) Git (software)
3 19 (9.64%) JUnit
4 18 (9.14%) Eclipse
5 15 (7.61%) Maven
5 15 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (7.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (6.60%) IntelliJ
7 13 (6.60%) Visual Studio
8 9 (4.57%) EasyMock
8 9 (4.57%) Liquibase
8 9 (4.57%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (4.06%) Bitbucket
10 6 (3.05%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.52%) ReSharper
12 2 (1.02%) Gradle
12 2 (1.02%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.02%) SoapUI
13 1 (0.51%) Subversion
General
1 31 (15.74%) Retail
2 23 (11.68%) Finance
3 8 (4.06%) Electronics
3 8 (4.06%) Manufacturing
3 8 (4.06%) Marketing
3 8 (4.06%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.05%) Games
5 2 (1.02%) Law
6 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.51%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (45.69%) CSS
2 85 (43.15%) AngularJS
3 83 (42.13%) HTML
4 71 (36.04%) .NET
5 50 (25.38%) Spring
6 47 (23.86%) HTML5
6 47 (23.86%) React
7 45 (22.84%) Web Services
8 43 (21.83%) CSS3
9 39 (19.80%) ASP.NET
9 39 (19.80%) jQuery
10 38 (19.29%) XML
11 37 (18.78%) REST
12 36 (18.27%) Node.js
13 34 (17.26%) JSON
14 26 (13.20%) Hibernate
15 24 (12.18%) Backbone.js
15 24 (12.18%) MEAN Stack
16 22 (11.17%) Spring MVC
16 22 (11.17%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.60%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (2.54%) Wiki
3 4 (2.03%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (1.52%) User Experience
5 2 (1.02%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (1.02%) Cybercrime
5 2 (1.02%) Fintech
6 1 (0.51%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.51%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.24%) Linux
2 6 (3.05%) CentOS
2 6 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (2.54%) Windows
4 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.51%) Android
5 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (49.75%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (34.01%) MVC
3 50 (25.38%) TDD
4 39 (19.80%) Scrum
5 38 (19.29%) Software Engineering
6 25 (12.69%) Web Development
7 23 (11.68%) E-Commerce
7 23 (11.68%) Front End Development
7 23 (11.68%) Responsive Web Design
8 22 (11.17%) Integration Testing
9 21 (10.66%) DevOps
10 20 (10.15%) BDD
10 20 (10.15%) Kanban
11 19 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (9.64%) Web Application Development
12 17 (8.63%) OO
13 16 (8.12%) Problem-Solving
14 15 (7.61%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (7.61%) Machine Learning
15 14 (7.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (57.36%) JavaScript
2 80 (40.61%) C#
3 78 (39.59%) Java
4 49 (24.87%) SQL
5 15 (7.61%) C++
5 15 (7.61%) Python
6 12 (6.09%) PowerShell
7 9 (4.57%) T-SQL
7 9 (4.57%) TypeScript
8 8 (4.06%) Java 8
9 7 (3.55%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.05%) VB
11 5 (2.54%) PHP
12 3 (1.52%) C
12 3 (1.52%) U-SQL
13 2 (1.02%) Groovy
13 2 (1.02%) XPath
14 1 (0.51%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.51%) Ruby
14 1 (0.51%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (5.58%) Security Cleared
2 7 (3.55%) Degree
2 7 (3.55%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.02%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.52%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.52%) Docker
2 2 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.02%) Ansible
1 2 (1.02%) CloudHub
1 2 (1.02%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.02%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (11.17%) Google
2 18 (9.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.09%) Atlassian
3 12 (6.09%) Twitter
4 10 (5.08%) Apple
5 8 (4.06%) SAP
6 5 (2.54%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.03%) Oracle
8 2 (1.02%) IBM
8 2 (1.02%) Informatica
8 2 (1.02%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.51%) HP
9 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.51%) Talend
9 1 (0.51%) Thunderhead
9 1 (0.51%) XMPie