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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 51 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 8 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.98% 6.83% 3.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 14.84% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 7
Average salary £50,000 £29,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.94% -26.87%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
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
104 128 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.68% 46.04% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 91 106 81
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £25,000 £28,000
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 27 February 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
2 9 (52.94%) Physics
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) WCF
4 6 (35.29%) HTML5
4 6 (35.29%) CSS3
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (35.29%) PhD
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 6 (35.29%) .NET
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
4 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) Chemistry
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (35.29%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) C++
5 4 (23.53%) Cyber Security
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (11.76%) SAP ERP
6 2 (11.76%) Aerospace

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2007
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP ERP
2 1 (5.88%) SAP FI
2 1 (5.88%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (5.88%) SAP CO
2 1 (5.88%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
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%) Aerospace
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Military
2 1 (5.88%) Avionics
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Graduate
2 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Cyber Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Security Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) WCF
2 6 (35.29%) jQuery
2 6 (35.29%) HTML
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
2 6 (35.29%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) HTML5
2 6 (35.29%) CSS3
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Qt
5 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Mathematics
1 9 (52.94%) Physics
2 6 (35.29%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Cyber Security
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) OOD
5 1 (5.88%) CAD
5 1 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Information Assurance
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
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) PhD
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ARP4754
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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