The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 12 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 63 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.90% 0.85% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 34.05% 2.50% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 56 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +34.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £37,750 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £39,750 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
185 80 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 52.56% 33.90% 28.28%
Number of salaries quoted 162 75 72
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Computer Science
Gloucestershire

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Cheltenham region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 59 (75.64%) C
2 58 (74.36%) Software Engineering
3 54 (69.23%) C++
4 52 (66.67%) Security Cleared
5 48 (61.54%) Java
6 42 (53.85%) Degree
7 41 (52.56%) SQL
8 34 (43.59%) Network Security
9 30 (38.46%) Web Development
9 30 (38.46%) Mobile App
10 29 (37.18%) Cyber Security
11 28 (35.90%) Android Development
11 28 (35.90%) iOS Development
11 28 (35.90%) Android
11 28 (35.90%) iPhone
11 28 (35.90%) Information Assurance
11 28 (35.90%) Qt
11 28 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (35.90%) Spring
11 28 (35.90%) WebLogic
11 28 (35.90%) J2EE
11 28 (35.90%) EJB
11 28 (35.90%) HTTP
11 28 (35.90%) BT
11 28 (35.90%) Hibernate
12 23 (29.49%) Linux
13 21 (26.92%) C#
14 16 (20.51%) Aerospace
14 16 (20.51%) MVC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (35.90%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 34 (43.59%) Network Security
2 28 (35.90%) HTTP
3 16 (20.51%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.41%) Internet
5 2 (2.56%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.56%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (2.56%) PVCS
General
1 16 (20.51%) Aerospace
2 10 (12.82%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.97%) Finance
4 6 (7.69%) Military
5 4 (5.13%) Law
6 3 (3.85%) Marketing
7 2 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Software Engineer
2 18 (23.08%) Developer
3 14 (17.95%) Development Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Graduate
5 8 (10.26%) Junior
6 7 (8.97%) Senior Development Engineer
7 6 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Trainee
8 5 (6.41%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Server Administrator
9 4 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (5.13%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Senior Support Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Lead Software Engineer
10 3 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
11 2 (2.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.90%) J2EE
1 28 (35.90%) EJB
1 28 (35.90%) Hibernate
1 28 (35.90%) Spring
1 28 (35.90%) Qt
2 15 (19.23%) jQuery
3 14 (17.95%) HTML
3 14 (17.95%) HTML5
4 6 (7.69%) .NET
5 5 (6.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (2.56%) XML
7 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 28 (35.90%) iPhone
3 10 (12.82%) Digital Media
4 4 (5.13%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.85%) Physics
6 2 (2.56%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.56%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.28%) Statistics
7 1 (1.28%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.90%) Android
2 23 (29.49%) Linux
3 9 (11.54%) Windows
4 5 (6.41%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (74.36%) Software Engineering
2 30 (38.46%) Web Development
3 29 (37.18%) Cyber Security
4 28 (35.90%) Android Development
4 28 (35.90%) iOS Development
4 28 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (35.90%) Information Assurance
4 28 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (20.51%) MVC
6 10 (12.82%) Programme Management
7 9 (11.54%) Project Management
8 8 (10.26%) Risk Management
9 5 (6.41%) Computer Forensics
10 4 (5.13%) Supply Chain Management
10 4 (5.13%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.85%) UML
12 2 (2.56%) Service Management
12 2 (2.56%) ITSM
12 2 (2.56%) Information Security
12 2 (2.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (75.64%) C
2 54 (69.23%) C++
3 48 (61.54%) Java
4 41 (52.56%) SQL
5 21 (26.92%) C#
6 16 (20.51%) Python
7 15 (19.23%) Ruby
8 6 (7.69%) Embedded C
8 6 (7.69%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.56%) Ada
10 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 52 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 42 (53.85%) Degree
3 10 (12.82%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.28%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) DO-178B
2 5 (6.41%) TickIT
2 5 (6.41%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 28 (35.90%) BT
2 3 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.56%) SAP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE
Salary: £50,000 per annum and excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago