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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 50 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.20% 5.22% 5.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.35% 13.33% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 14
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -11.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
136 105 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 29.89% 39.18% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 105 83 74
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
3 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
3 8 (47.06%) Physics
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) C#
4 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (41.18%) WCF
5 6 (35.29%) HTML5
5 6 (35.29%) CSS3
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
5 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) .NET
5 6 (35.29%) PhD
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (35.29%) MVC
5 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (35.29%) Chemistry
5 6 (35.29%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) Cyber Security
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (23.53%) C++
8 3 (17.65%) Linux
9 2 (11.76%) Qt

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Graduate
2 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Security Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Graduate
5 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) WCF
2 6 (35.29%) HTML5
2 6 (35.29%) CSS3
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) jQuery
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Qt
5 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
1 8 (47.06%) Physics
2 6 (35.29%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Cyber Security
4 2 (11.76%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 1 (5.88%) CAD
5 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) PhD
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum, Benefits Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago