The 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 50 14 39
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +25
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 62 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.39% 17.42% 1.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.76% 30.85% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 51 3
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Computer Science
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
74 201 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 20.61% 56.46% 38.07%
Number of salaries quoted 62 158 79
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £24,000 £29,805
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £71,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 8 (61.54%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) CSS
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
2 7 (53.85%) Physics
2 7 (53.85%) HTML5
2 7 (53.85%) CSS3
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) PhD
4 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) Chemistry
5 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) WCF
5 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) SDLC
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Ruby
6 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
2 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
2 1 (7.69%) SAP PM
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Avionics
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Graduate
4 3 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Security Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Tester
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
1 7 (53.85%) CSS
1 7 (53.85%) HTML5
1 7 (53.85%) CSS3
2 4 (30.77%) WCF
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
1 7 (53.85%) Physics
2 4 (30.77%) Chemistry
3 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
5 2 (15.38%) Cyber Security
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Information Assurance
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Ruby
4 2 (15.38%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) PhD
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ARP4754
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
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