Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 7 15
Rank change year-on-year -20 +8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 60 165 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 12.68% 19.64% 13.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.99% 21.60% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57 144 70
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £33,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,550 £66,250 £82,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +15.85% +5.13%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 429 764 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 90.70% 90.95% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 376 650 492
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £23,875 £28,225 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 48 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (53.33%) Java
3 26 (43.33%) C#
4 24 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (38.33%) Spring
6 22 (36.67%) JIRA
7 21 (35.00%) Scrum
7 21 (35.00%) Linux
8 18 (30.00%) TDD
8 18 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (28.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (28.33%) Degree
9 17 (28.33%) .NET
10 16 (26.67%) Apache
10 16 (26.67%) MongoDB
11 15 (25.00%) Mule ESB
11 15 (25.00%) Python
11 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 15 (25.00%) Oracle
12 14 (23.33%) C++
12 14 (23.33%) Tomcat
13 13 (21.67%) SQL
13 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
13 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
13 13 (21.67%) Mule
13 13 (21.67%) Confluence
14 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
14 12 (20.00%) WebSphere
14 12 (20.00%) JUnit
14 12 (20.00%) CSS

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 16 (26.67%) Apache
2 15 (25.00%) Mule ESB
3 14 (23.33%) Tomcat
4 13 (21.67%) Confluence
4 13 (21.67%) Mule
5 12 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 11 (18.33%) Anypoint
7 7 (11.67%) WebLogic
8 6 (10.00%) GlassFish
9 5 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (5.00%) Apache Spark
11 2 (3.33%) Apache Pig
12 1 (1.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 24 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (11.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (11.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 7 (11.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.67%) Office 365
5 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) SSL
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) HTTP
3 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
3 12 (20.00%) MySQL
4 9 (15.00%) Big Data
5 7 (11.67%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 6 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (6.67%) Apache Hive
8 3 (5.00%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.67%) OrientDB
9 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (36.67%) JIRA
2 17 (28.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (20.00%) JUnit
4 11 (18.33%) Eclipse
5 6 (10.00%) Gradle
5 6 (10.00%) Maven
5 6 (10.00%) SoapUI
6 5 (8.33%) EasyMock
7 4 (6.67%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.33%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.67%) CodeSonar
9 1 (1.67%) git-flow
9 1 (1.67%) IDA Disassembler
9 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.67%) OllyDbg
9 1 (1.67%) Robot Framework
9 1 (1.67%) Selenium
9 1 (1.67%) webpack
9 1 (1.67%) WinDbg
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.33%) Games
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 43 (71.67%) Software Engineer
2 16 (26.67%) Developer
3 15 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
5 10 (16.67%) AWS Software Engineer
6 8 (13.33%) Software Developer
7 6 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
7 6 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Java Engineer
7 6 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Graduate
8 4 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Junior
10 2 (3.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.33%) Spring
2 17 (28.33%) .NET
3 15 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
5 12 (20.00%) CSS
5 12 (20.00%) J2EE
5 12 (20.00%) SOAP
6 10 (16.67%) REST
7 7 (11.67%) HTML
7 7 (11.67%) Java EE
7 7 (11.67%) XML
8 6 (10.00%) JSON
8 6 (10.00%) XSD
8 6 (10.00%) XSLT
9 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (8.33%) LESS
10 4 (6.67%) JMS
10 4 (6.67%) RAML
10 4 (6.67%) WSDL
11 3 (5.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.67%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.33%) Cybercrime
3 2 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.67%) Blog
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) Fintech
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Linux
2 12 (20.00%) Windows
3 11 (18.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.00%) Android
5 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.33%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.67%) AIX
6 1 (1.67%) CentOS
6 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Unix
6 1 (1.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.00%) Scrum
3 18 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (30.00%) TDD
4 11 (18.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (18.33%) DevOps
5 10 (16.67%) BDD
5 10 (16.67%) Release Management
5 10 (16.67%) User Stories
6 7 (11.67%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (11.67%) Software Delivery
6 7 (11.67%) Test Automation
7 6 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 6 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.00%) SDLC
8 5 (8.33%) API Design
8 5 (8.33%) MVC
9 4 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) Java
2 26 (43.33%) C#
3 15 (25.00%) Python
4 14 (23.33%) C++
5 13 (21.67%) SQL
6 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
7 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 9 (15.00%) C
9 6 (10.00%) Groovy
9 6 (10.00%) XPath
10 2 (3.33%) Ada
10 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.33%) Perl
11 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Degree
2 11 (18.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) CITP
3 4 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) CCNA
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.67%) CISSP
5 1 (1.67%) GIAC
5 1 (1.67%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.67%) SANS
5 1 (1.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) DO-178B
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) Snort
2 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) CloudHub
2 2 (3.33%) Salt
3 1 (1.67%) Ansible
3 1 (1.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
2 11 (18.33%) IBM
3 8 (13.33%) Atlassian
4 5 (8.33%) MuleSoft
5 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat