The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 75 132 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 31.91% 33.08% 32.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.56% 33.42% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 68 112 107
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,050 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,500
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 217 395 355
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 92.34% 99.00% 98.89%
Number of salaries quoted 181 330 317
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 104 (61.18%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (55.88%) MVC
3 93 (54.71%) HTML
4 91 (53.53%) JavaScript
5 86 (50.59%) CSS
6 70 (41.18%) Web Services
7 69 (40.59%) XML
8 67 (39.41%) Java
9 64 (37.65%) C#
10 62 (36.47%) Git (software)
11 60 (35.29%) Finance
12 58 (34.12%) .NET
13 51 (30.00%) Scrum
14 48 (28.24%) AngularJS
15 46 (27.06%) SQL Server
15 46 (27.06%) MongoDB
16 45 (26.47%) JSON
16 45 (26.47%) jQuery
16 45 (26.47%) SQL
16 45 (26.47%) Linux
17 43 (25.29%) Spring
18 41 (24.12%) ASP.NET
18 41 (24.12%) JIRA
19 39 (22.94%) Programme Management
20 38 (22.35%) Marketing
20 38 (22.35%) Kanban
21 37 (21.76%) REST
21 37 (21.76%) HTML5
21 37 (21.76%) Hibernate
22 36 (21.18%) Manufacturing

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 (19.41%) JBoss
2 29 (17.06%) Tomcat
3 28 (16.47%) Mule ESB
4 27 (15.88%) Mule
5 14 (8.24%) Confluence
6 13 (7.65%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (7.06%) Apache
8 5 (2.94%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.94%) WebSphere
9 3 (1.76%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.76%) IIS
10 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Foundation
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 34 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.41%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (15.88%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (9.41%) SaaS
4 8 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.94%) GitHub
6 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (0.59%) Broadband
2 1 (0.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (27.06%) MongoDB
1 46 (27.06%) SQL Server
2 34 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 32 (18.82%) MySQL
4 27 (15.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 19 (11.18%) Relational Database
6 11 (6.47%) Big Data
7 7 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (4.12%) Hadoop
7 7 (4.12%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.94%) OrientDB
9 3 (1.76%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.76%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.59%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (0.59%) HBase
11 1 (0.59%) Redis
11 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 62 (36.47%) Git (software)
2 41 (24.12%) JIRA
3 36 (21.18%) JUnit
4 27 (15.88%) IntelliJ
5 11 (6.47%) Subversion
6 8 (4.71%) Mercurial
7 7 (4.12%) EasyMock
8 4 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.76%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.76%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.76%) Maven
10 2 (1.18%) Grunt
10 2 (1.18%) gulp
10 2 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.18%) XMLUnit
11 1 (0.59%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.59%) TestNG
11 1 (0.59%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 60 (35.29%) Finance
2 38 (22.35%) Marketing
3 36 (21.18%) Manufacturing
4 34 (20.00%) Electronics
4 34 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 27 (15.88%) Retail
6 4 (2.35%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.18%) Games
8 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (54.71%) HTML
2 86 (50.59%) CSS
3 70 (41.18%) Web Services
4 69 (40.59%) XML
5 58 (34.12%) .NET
6 48 (28.24%) AngularJS
7 45 (26.47%) jQuery
7 45 (26.47%) JSON
8 43 (25.29%) Spring
9 41 (24.12%) ASP.NET
10 37 (21.76%) Hibernate
10 37 (21.76%) HTML5
10 37 (21.76%) REST
11 31 (18.24%) Apache Camel
11 31 (18.24%) SOAP
12 30 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
13 29 (17.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 29 (17.06%) JPA
14 28 (16.47%) Spring MVC
14 28 (16.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.29%) Cyber Defence
3 8 (4.71%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.94%) User Experience
5 3 (1.76%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.18%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.18%) Wiki
7 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 45 (26.47%) Linux
2 5 (2.94%) AIX
2 5 (2.94%) Unix
3 4 (2.35%) Android
3 4 (2.35%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.18%) CentOS
4 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (61.18%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (55.88%) MVC
3 51 (30.00%) Scrum
4 39 (22.94%) Programme Management
5 38 (22.35%) Kanban
6 36 (21.18%) Software Engineering
7 35 (20.59%) Integration Testing
7 35 (20.59%) TDD
8 34 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 34 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
9 31 (18.24%) OO
10 27 (15.88%) BDD
10 27 (15.88%) Cybersecurity
11 22 (12.94%) Web Development
12 17 (10.00%) SDLC
13 14 (8.24%) E-Commerce
14 11 (6.47%) Front End Development
15 10 (5.88%) OOP
16 9 (5.29%) Wealth Management
17 8 (4.71%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 91 (53.53%) JavaScript
2 67 (39.41%) Java
3 64 (37.65%) C#
4 45 (26.47%) SQL
5 35 (20.59%) T-SQL
6 28 (16.47%) PHP
7 16 (9.41%) C++
7 16 (9.41%) Python
8 8 (4.71%) C
9 6 (3.53%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.94%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.94%) XPath
10 5 (2.94%) XQuery
11 3 (1.76%) Ruby
12 2 (1.18%) Go
12 2 (1.18%) Perl
13 1 (0.59%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (15.29%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.18%) DV Cleared
3 8 (4.71%) Degree
4 7 (4.12%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.18%) MCSD
6 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.76%) Docker
2 2 (1.18%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (20.00%) SAP
2 27 (15.88%) Apple
3 17 (10.00%) Zend
4 11 (6.47%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.94%) CA Agile Central
5 5 (2.94%) Oracle
6 3 (1.76%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.18%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.59%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.59%) Google
8 1 (0.59%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive
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