The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Senior Developer
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 40 36
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 18 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 7.56% 5.78% 4.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.18% 5.84% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 15
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  

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 220 394 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 92.44% 98.99% 98.87%
Number of salaries quoted 184 332 312
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 £30,250 £24,000
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%  

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Cheltenham

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Cheltenham

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

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

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Cheltenham

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

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

1 31 (81.58%) MVC
2 27 (71.05%) XML
3 26 (68.42%) Java
4 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (65.79%) Web Services
5 24 (63.16%) Spring
5 24 (63.16%) REST
6 23 (60.53%) Git (software)
6 23 (60.53%) Hibernate
6 23 (60.53%) SOAP
7 22 (57.89%) Linux
7 22 (57.89%) Finance
7 22 (57.89%) Integration Testing
7 22 (57.89%) MongoDB
8 21 (55.26%) JSON
8 21 (55.26%) TDD
8 21 (55.26%) Tomcat
9 20 (52.63%) JUnit
9 20 (52.63%) Spring MVC
9 20 (52.63%) JPA
9 20 (52.63%) NoSQL
9 20 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
9 20 (52.63%) Apache Camel
9 20 (52.63%) Mule ESB
10 19 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 19 (50.00%) BDD
10 19 (50.00%) Spring Integration
10 19 (50.00%) Kanban
10 19 (50.00%) Mule
10 19 (50.00%) Amazon EC2

Senior 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 (55.26%) Tomcat
2 20 (52.63%) Mule ESB
3 19 (50.00%) JBoss
3 19 (50.00%) Mule
4 2 (5.26%) Apache
5 1 (2.63%) IIS
Business Applications
1 18 (47.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Broadband
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) MongoDB
2 20 (52.63%) NoSQL
3 19 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
5 6 (15.79%) MySQL
6 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
6 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (60.53%) Git (software)
2 20 (52.63%) JUnit
3 19 (50.00%) IntelliJ
3 19 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (7.89%) Maven
5 2 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (5.26%) Subversion
6 1 (2.63%) TestNG
General
1 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 18 (47.37%) Electronics
2 18 (47.37%) Manufacturing
2 18 (47.37%) Marketing
2 18 (47.37%) Telecoms
3 7 (18.42%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (71.05%) XML
2 25 (65.79%) Web Services
3 24 (63.16%) REST
3 24 (63.16%) Spring
4 23 (60.53%) Hibernate
4 23 (60.53%) SOAP
5 21 (55.26%) JSON
6 20 (52.63%) Apache Camel
6 20 (52.63%) JPA
6 20 (52.63%) Spring MVC
7 19 (50.00%) Spring Integration
8 12 (31.58%) HTML
9 10 (26.32%) CSS
10 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
11 7 (18.42%) .NET
11 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
11 7 (18.42%) jQuery
12 4 (10.53%) RESTful
12 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (10.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) MVC
2 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) Integration Testing
4 21 (55.26%) TDD
5 19 (50.00%) BDD
5 19 (50.00%) Kanban
5 19 (50.00%) Scrum
6 18 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (47.37%) Digital Marketing
6 18 (47.37%) Programme Management
7 7 (18.42%) OO
8 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
8 6 (15.79%) OOP
8 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.53%) SDLC
10 2 (5.26%) API Integration
10 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (5.26%) Low Latency
10 2 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) Java
2 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.05%) C#
4 6 (15.79%) SQL
5 4 (10.53%) PHP
5 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.89%) Python
6 3 (7.89%) Ruby
7 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Apple
2 18 (47.37%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.63%) Zend
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