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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineering
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 13 6 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 47 88 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 21.08% 17.09% 7.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.98% 19.13% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 45 63 25
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £39,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +7.50%  

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 196 460 350
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 87.89% 89.32% 89.74%
Number of salaries quoted 153 251 280
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +14.45%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Cheltenham

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 94 (87.85%) Java
2 66 (61.68%) Cybersecurity
3 62 (57.94%) Security Cleared
4 54 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (45.79%) C#
5 49 (45.79%) MongoDB
6 41 (38.32%) DV Cleared
7 40 (37.38%) C++
7 40 (37.38%) Linux
8 36 (33.64%) HTML
9 34 (31.78%) JavaScript
10 33 (30.84%) Big Data
11 30 (28.04%) Web Services
11 30 (28.04%) Reverse Engineering
12 28 (26.17%) HTML5
13 27 (25.23%) Finance
14 26 (24.30%) Cyber Defence
15 25 (23.36%) NoSQL
16 24 (22.43%) CSS
16 24 (22.43%) Python
17 23 (21.50%) JBoss
17 23 (21.50%) SQL
17 23 (21.50%) Elasticsearch
18 21 (19.63%) MySQL
18 21 (19.63%) WebSphere
18 21 (19.63%) Java SE
19 20 (18.69%) AngularJS
20 19 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (17.76%) CSS3
21 18 (16.82%) REST

Software Engineering
Top Related 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 23 (21.50%) Elasticsearch
1 23 (21.50%) JBoss
2 21 (19.63%) WebSphere
3 17 (15.89%) WebLogic
4 10 (9.35%) Tomcat
5 8 (7.48%) Mule ESB
6 7 (6.54%) Mule
7 5 (4.67%) Apache Pig
8 4 (3.74%) IIS
9 3 (2.80%) Confluence
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.93%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.35%) SaaS
2 8 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.54%) GitHub
4 6 (5.61%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.48%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.67%) Firewall
3 2 (1.87%) SSL
4 1 (0.93%) LAN
4 1 (0.93%) RS-232
4 1 (0.93%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (45.79%) MongoDB
2 33 (30.84%) Big Data
3 25 (23.36%) NoSQL
4 21 (19.63%) MySQL
5 18 (16.82%) Data Mining
6 17 (15.89%) OrientDB
7 12 (11.21%) Hadoop
8 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
9 6 (5.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (4.67%) Apache Hive
11 4 (3.74%) Apache Accumulo
11 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (9.35%) JUnit
2 9 (8.41%) JIRA
3 7 (6.54%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.54%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.61%) IntelliJ
4 6 (5.61%) Subversion
5 4 (3.74%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.74%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.74%) Maven
6 3 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (2.80%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.93%) Gatling
8 1 (0.93%) Selenium
8 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.93%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (25.23%) Finance
2 17 (15.89%) Telecoms
3 11 (10.28%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.54%) Electronics
4 7 (6.54%) Marketing
4 7 (6.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (53.27%) Software Engineer
2 54 (50.47%) Developer
3 35 (32.71%) Java Engineer
4 31 (28.97%) Java Software Engineer
5 21 (19.63%) Java Developer
6 17 (15.89%) Software Developer
7 14 (13.08%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 12 (11.21%) C# Software Engineer
8 12 (11.21%) C++ Software Engineer
9 11 (10.28%) Research Engineer
10 10 (9.35%) C# Developer
10 10 (9.35%) Senior Developer
10 10 (9.35%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (8.41%) Java Software Developer
12 8 (7.48%) Big Data Engineer
12 8 (7.48%) Data Engineer
12 8 (7.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (7.48%) UI Developer
13 5 (4.67%) .NET Software Engineer
14 4 (3.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.64%) HTML
2 30 (28.04%) Web Services
3 28 (26.17%) HTML5
4 24 (22.43%) CSS
5 21 (19.63%) Java SE
6 20 (18.69%) AngularJS
7 19 (17.76%) CSS3
8 18 (16.82%) J2EE
8 18 (16.82%) REST
9 17 (15.89%) Spring
10 14 (13.08%) SOAP
11 13 (12.15%) Node.js
12 11 (10.28%) Hibernate
13 9 (8.41%) Spring MVC
14 8 (7.48%) JSON
15 7 (6.54%) .NET
15 7 (6.54%) ASP.NET
15 7 (6.54%) Java EE
15 7 (6.54%) RESTful
15 7 (6.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.30%) Cyber Defence
2 19 (17.76%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (16.82%) Algorithms
4 7 (6.54%) Cybercrime
5 4 (3.74%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (3.74%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.74%) User Experience
6 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.87%) Wiki
8 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (37.38%) Linux
2 17 (15.89%) AIX
2 17 (15.89%) Unix
3 10 (9.35%) Android
4 8 (7.48%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.61%) Windows
6 4 (3.74%) FreeBSD
6 4 (3.74%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (61.68%) Cybersecurity
2 54 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (28.04%) Reverse Engineering
4 17 (15.89%) Translating Business Requirements
5 15 (14.02%) OO
5 15 (14.02%) TDD
6 14 (13.08%) Ethical Hacking
6 14 (13.08%) MVC
6 14 (13.08%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (11.21%) Scrum
8 10 (9.35%) BDD
9 9 (8.41%) SDLC
9 9 (8.41%) Threat Detection
10 8 (7.48%) Front End Development
10 8 (7.48%) Integration Testing
10 8 (7.48%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.54%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (6.54%) Programme Management
12 6 (5.61%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 94 (87.85%) Java
2 49 (45.79%) C#
3 40 (37.38%) C++
4 34 (31.78%) JavaScript
5 24 (22.43%) Python
6 23 (21.50%) SQL
7 15 (14.02%) C
8 7 (6.54%) Ruby
9 5 (4.67%) Objective-C
10 4 (3.74%) Perl
10 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.93%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.93%) Go
12 1 (0.93%) PHP
12 1 (0.93%) R
12 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.93%) VB
12 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (57.94%) Security Cleared
2 41 (38.32%) DV Cleared
3 5 (4.67%) CCNA
3 5 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.67%) CISSP
3 5 (4.67%) GIAC
3 5 (4.67%) Linux+ Certification
3 5 (4.67%) MCSE
3 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.67%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (4.67%) SANS
3 5 (4.67%) SSCP
4 4 (3.74%) Degree
5 1 (0.93%) ISEB
5 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.87%) QA
3 1 (0.93%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.93%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (15.89%) Oracle
2 7 (6.54%) SAP
3 6 (5.61%) Apple
4 4 (3.74%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) Freescale
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.93%) MuleSoft
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Adteq
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits + Relocation
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago