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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 51 15 41
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +26
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 6 63 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.47% 18.21% 1.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.06% 31.19% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 56 2
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% +3.22%
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
85 202 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 20.88% 58.38% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 66 166 89
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 5 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 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
2 9 (56.25%) Physics
2 9 (56.25%) HTML5
2 9 (56.25%) CSS3
2 9 (56.25%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 7 (43.75%) PhD
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (37.50%) WCF
4 6 (37.50%) jQuery
4 6 (37.50%) Chemistry
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
7 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
7 3 (18.75%) Ruby

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SAP ERP
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP PM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Military
2 1 (6.25%) Avionics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
1 9 (56.25%) C# Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Graduate
3 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior
5 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) HTML
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
1 9 (56.25%) CSS
1 9 (56.25%) HTML5
1 9 (56.25%) CSS3
2 6 (37.50%) WCF
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (12.50%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Mathematics
1 9 (56.25%) Physics
2 6 (37.50%) Chemistry
3 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) OOD
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
5 1 (6.25%) CAD
5 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
1 9 (56.25%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) C++
2 3 (18.75%) Ruby
3 2 (12.50%) R
4 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) PhD
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ARP4754
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) SAP
Cheltenham
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