Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 202 251 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 42.71% 30.24% 23.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.44% 30.91% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 190 216 143
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 465 812 636
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.31% 97.83% 95.64%
Number of salaries quoted 395 698 527
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £23,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%

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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 119 (58.91%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (56.93%) HTML
3 112 (55.45%) CSS
4 109 (53.96%) JavaScript
5 100 (49.50%) MVC
6 83 (41.09%) C#
7 79 (39.11%) Web Services
8 74 (36.63%) Git (software)
9 73 (36.14%) .NET
10 69 (34.16%) AngularJS
11 67 (33.17%) Java
12 61 (30.20%) jQuery
12 61 (30.20%) HTML5
13 60 (29.70%) ASP.NET
14 58 (28.71%) XML
15 56 (27.72%) Amazon AWS
15 56 (27.72%) Spring
16 54 (26.73%) SQL Server
16 54 (26.73%) Finance
16 54 (26.73%) Scrum
17 51 (25.25%) SQL
18 49 (24.26%) Hibernate
18 49 (24.26%) CSS3
19 47 (23.27%) MongoDB
19 47 (23.27%) TDD
19 47 (23.27%) JIRA
20 46 (22.77%) Marketing
20 46 (22.77%) JSON
20 46 (22.77%) Linux
21 44 (21.78%) 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 33 (16.34%) Mule
1 33 (16.34%) Mule ESB
1 33 (16.34%) Tomcat
2 31 (15.35%) JBoss
3 12 (5.94%) Confluence
4 8 (3.96%) Apache
5 7 (3.47%) Apache Spark
5 7 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (3.47%) IIS
6 4 (1.98%) WordPress
7 3 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.49%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.49%) SAS
7 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.99%) Anypoint
8 2 (0.99%) CMS
8 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.48%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (2.48%) InDesign
1 5 (2.48%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 56 (27.72%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (16.34%) Amazon EC2
3 32 (15.84%) SaaS
4 31 (15.35%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.98%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.50%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.93%) SMS
2 2 (0.99%) Internet
3 1 (0.50%) Firewall
3 1 (0.50%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) SSL
3 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (26.73%) SQL Server
2 47 (23.27%) MongoDB
3 31 (15.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 31 (15.35%) NoSQL
4 23 (11.39%) Relational Database
5 20 (9.90%) MySQL
6 11 (5.45%) Big Data
7 10 (4.95%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.96%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.98%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.49%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.50%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.50%) Power BI
12 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 74 (36.63%) Git (software)
2 47 (23.27%) JIRA
3 35 (17.33%) JUnit
4 32 (15.84%) IntelliJ
5 13 (6.44%) Subversion
6 12 (5.94%) Mercurial
6 12 (5.94%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.48%) Dreamweaver
7 5 (2.48%) Selenium
8 4 (1.98%) EasyMock
8 4 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.49%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.99%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.99%) Maven
11 1 (0.50%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.50%) Grunt
11 1 (0.50%) MSTest
11 1 (0.50%) Robot Framework
General
1 54 (26.73%) Finance
2 46 (22.77%) Marketing
3 44 (21.78%) Retail
4 40 (19.80%) Telecoms
5 39 (19.31%) Electronics
5 39 (19.31%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.99%) Advertising
6 2 (0.99%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.50%) Billing
7 1 (0.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (56.93%) HTML
2 112 (55.45%) CSS
3 79 (39.11%) Web Services
4 73 (36.14%) .NET
5 69 (34.16%) AngularJS
6 61 (30.20%) HTML5
6 61 (30.20%) jQuery
7 60 (29.70%) ASP.NET
8 58 (28.71%) XML
9 56 (27.72%) Spring
10 49 (24.26%) CSS3
10 49 (24.26%) Hibernate
11 46 (22.77%) JSON
12 37 (18.32%) Node.js
12 37 (18.32%) REST
13 36 (17.82%) SOAP
14 33 (16.34%) Apache Camel
15 32 (15.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 32 (15.84%) React
15 32 (15.84%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.49%) User Experience
3 2 (0.99%) Fintech
3 2 (0.99%) iPhone
4 1 (0.50%) Animation
4 1 (0.50%) AS400
4 1 (0.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.50%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (22.77%) Linux
2 11 (5.45%) Android
3 10 (4.95%) Windows
4 7 (3.47%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.49%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.99%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.50%) CentOS
7 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (58.91%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (49.50%) MVC
3 54 (26.73%) Scrum
4 47 (23.27%) TDD
5 44 (21.78%) Kanban
6 41 (20.30%) Business Intelligence
6 41 (20.30%) Digital Marketing
7 39 (19.31%) Programme Management
7 39 (19.31%) Web Development
8 37 (18.32%) BDD
9 32 (15.84%) Integration Testing
10 30 (14.85%) E-Commerce
11 25 (12.38%) Front End Development
12 19 (9.41%) OO
13 18 (8.91%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (8.42%) SDLC
15 15 (7.43%) Software Engineering
16 14 (6.93%) Analytics
17 13 (6.44%) Machine Learning
18 11 (5.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 109 (53.96%) JavaScript
2 83 (41.09%) C#
3 67 (33.17%) Java
4 51 (25.25%) SQL
5 34 (16.83%) T-SQL
6 29 (14.36%) PHP
7 11 (5.45%) C++
8 9 (4.46%) Python
9 4 (1.98%) C
10 3 (1.49%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.99%) VB
12 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.50%) COBOL
12 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.50%) Perl
12 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.50%) VB6
12 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (4.95%) Degree
2 7 (3.47%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.98%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.49%) HNC
4 3 (1.49%) HND
4 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.48%) Docker
2 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) Salt
2 1 (0.50%) Ansible
2 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (19.31%) SAP
2 31 (15.35%) Apple
3 16 (7.92%) Google
4 15 (7.43%) Microsoft
5 13 (6.44%) Zend
6 11 (5.45%) Twitter
7 5 (2.48%) Adobe
7 5 (2.48%) Oracle
8 2 (0.99%) IBM
8 2 (0.99%) Telerik
8 2 (0.99%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.50%) Capita
9 1 (0.50%) Cognos
9 1 (0.50%) JDA
9 1 (0.50%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.50%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com