The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 16 37
Rank change year-on-year +3 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 44 61 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 18.49% 15.33% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.09% 17.33% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 15
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

Software Engineering is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 219 352 308
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 92.02% 88.44% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 183 291 273
Median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

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

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 72 (78.26%) Java
2 53 (57.61%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (42.39%) Linux
4 38 (41.30%) C#
5 36 (39.13%) Cybersecurity
6 35 (38.04%) C++
7 32 (34.78%) TDD
8 31 (33.70%) Security Cleared
9 30 (32.61%) MongoDB
10 27 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (29.35%) Spring
11 24 (26.09%) Python
12 23 (25.00%) HTML
12 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 22 (23.91%) DV Cleared
14 21 (22.83%) Windows
15 20 (21.74%) CSS
15 20 (21.74%) SQL
16 19 (20.65%) Scrum
16 19 (20.65%) Finance
16 19 (20.65%) JIRA
16 19 (20.65%) MySQL
16 19 (20.65%) Web Services
16 19 (20.65%) Amazon AWS
16 19 (20.65%) REST
17 18 (19.57%) WebSphere
18 17 (18.48%) Hibernate
19 16 (17.39%) Oracle
19 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
20 15 (16.30%) JUnit

Software Engineering
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 18 (19.57%) WebSphere
2 15 (16.30%) Tomcat
3 14 (15.22%) Confluence
3 14 (15.22%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (15.22%) WebLogic
4 13 (14.13%) Mule ESB
5 12 (13.04%) Apache
6 11 (11.96%) JBoss
7 10 (10.87%) Mule
8 6 (6.52%) Anypoint
8 6 (6.52%) GlassFish
9 5 (5.43%) Apache Spark
10 4 (4.35%) IIS
11 2 (2.17%) Apache Pig
12 1 (1.09%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.65%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (10.87%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (7.61%) SaaS
4 6 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (6.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 6 (6.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (5.43%) GitHub
6 2 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (2.17%) Firewall
2 2 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.61%) MongoDB
2 19 (20.65%) MySQL
3 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 15 (16.30%) Big Data
5 13 (14.13%) NoSQL
6 10 (10.87%) Hadoop
7 8 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (8.70%) OrientDB
7 8 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (7.61%) Data Mining
9 6 (6.52%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (5.43%) Apache Hive
11 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (2.17%) Apache Accumulo
13 2 (2.17%) HBase
13 2 (2.17%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (20.65%) JIRA
2 15 (16.30%) JUnit
3 14 (15.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (10.87%) Eclipse
4 10 (10.87%) Git (software)
4 10 (10.87%) Maven
5 7 (7.61%) Visual Studio
6 6 (6.52%) EasyMock
6 6 (6.52%) Gradle
6 6 (6.52%) SoapUI
7 5 (5.43%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
8 4 (4.35%) Subversion
9 3 (3.26%) Bitbucket
9 3 (3.26%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.09%) Gatling
10 1 (1.09%) Selenium
10 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.09%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (20.65%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.35%) Retail
4 3 (3.26%) Electronics
4 3 (3.26%) Marketing
5 2 (2.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 49 (53.26%) Software Engineer
2 36 (39.13%) Developer
3 20 (21.74%) Java Developer
4 19 (20.65%) Java Engineer
4 19 (20.65%) Java Software Engineer
5 15 (16.30%) Software Developer
6 11 (11.96%) Java Software Developer
7 10 (10.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 9 (9.78%) Research Engineer
9 8 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) AWS Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (6.52%) Senior Developer
11 6 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (5.43%) AWS DevOps
12 5 (5.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 5 (5.43%) AWS Software Engineer
12 5 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
13 4 (4.35%) C# Developer
13 4 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.35%) Spring
2 23 (25.00%) HTML
3 20 (21.74%) CSS
4 19 (20.65%) REST
4 19 (20.65%) Web Services
5 17 (18.48%) Hibernate
6 15 (16.30%) HTML5
6 15 (16.30%) J2EE
6 15 (16.30%) SOAP
7 13 (14.13%) .NET
7 13 (14.13%) JSON
8 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET
8 12 (13.04%) Java SE
9 10 (10.87%) XML
10 9 (9.78%) AngularJS
10 9 (9.78%) CSS3
11 7 (7.61%) Java EE
11 7 (7.61%) jQuery
12 6 (6.52%) XSD
12 6 (6.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Cyber Defence
2 9 (9.78%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.70%) Algorithms
4 6 (6.52%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (4.35%) Mainframe
5 4 (4.35%) User Experience
6 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.17%) Cyber Attack
7 2 (2.17%) Wiki
8 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.09%) Fintech
8 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 39 (42.39%) Linux
2 21 (22.83%) Windows
3 8 (8.70%) AIX
3 8 (8.70%) Unix
4 7 (7.61%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.43%) FreeBSD
5 5 (5.43%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.17%) Android
6 2 (2.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.09%) CentOS
7 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (57.61%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (39.13%) Cybersecurity
3 32 (34.78%) TDD
4 27 (29.35%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (20.65%) Scrum
6 15 (16.30%) Reverse Engineering
7 14 (15.22%) DevOps
8 13 (14.13%) SDLC
9 11 (11.96%) BDD
10 10 (10.87%) Continuous Deployment
10 10 (10.87%) Test Automation
11 9 (9.78%) MVC
11 9 (9.78%) OO
11 9 (9.78%) Unit Testing
12 8 (8.70%) Change Management
12 8 (8.70%) High Availability
12 8 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
13 7 (7.61%) Software Delivery
14 6 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (6.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 72 (78.26%) Java
2 38 (41.30%) C#
3 35 (38.04%) C++
4 24 (26.09%) Python
5 23 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (21.74%) SQL
7 13 (14.13%) C
8 12 (13.04%) PowerShell
8 12 (13.04%) Ruby
9 7 (7.61%) Perl
10 6 (6.52%) Groovy
10 6 (6.52%) XPath
11 3 (3.26%) Go
11 3 (3.26%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.17%) Scala
13 1 (1.09%) PHP
13 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (33.70%) Security Cleared
2 22 (23.91%) DV Cleared
3 10 (10.87%) Degree
4 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.09%) ISEB
5 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.17%) DO-178B
2 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) CloudHub
2 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Oracle
2 10 (10.87%) IBM
3 8 (8.70%) BT
4 7 (7.61%) Atlassian
5 5 (5.43%) MuleSoft
6 3 (3.26%) Apple
6 3 (3.26%) SAP
7 2 (2.17%) Google
8 1 (1.09%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago