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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 26 20 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.73% 6.25% 1.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.66% 17.24% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 5
Median salary £49,500 £19,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+153.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,500 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £27,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
223 116 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 49.12% 36.25% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 172 105 96
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,837 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +4.59%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheltenham region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 39 (86.67%) Degree
2 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (51.11%) Cybersecurity
3 22 (48.89%) Mathematics
4 17 (37.78%) Java
5 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (33.33%) C++
6 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 14 (31.11%) Physics
7 14 (31.11%) C
8 13 (28.89%) DV Cleared
9 12 (26.67%) COBIT
9 12 (26.67%) CISSP
9 12 (26.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 12 (26.67%) CISM
9 12 (26.67%) Information Security
10 11 (24.44%) Linux
10 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
11 10 (22.22%) Cryptography
11 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
12 9 (20.00%) Games
12 9 (20.00%) OOP
12 9 (20.00%) Python
12 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 8 (17.78%) CISA
13 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
13 8 (17.78%) Finance
13 8 (17.78%) Game Development
14 7 (15.56%) Data Analysis
14 7 (15.56%) German Language

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Big Data
2 2 (4.44%) GIS
3 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) JUnit
1 1 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (20.00%) Games
2 8 (17.78%) Finance
3 7 (15.56%) German Language
4 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.22%) Advertising
6 1 (2.22%) Electronics
6 1 (2.22%) Legal
6 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Graduate
3 10 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Information Manager
4 7 (15.56%) Information Security Manager
4 7 (15.56%) Security Manager
5 6 (13.33%) Junior
5 6 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Junior Java Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) IT Graduate
6 5 (11.11%) Trainee
7 4 (8.89%) Computer Science Graduate
7 4 (8.89%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Engineering Specialist
7 4 (8.89%) Java Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Junior C++ Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Vulnerability Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.22%) .NET
2 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) J2EE
2 1 (2.22%) Java EE
2 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) Mathematics
2 16 (35.56%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (31.11%) Physics
4 10 (22.22%) Cryptography
5 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
6 5 (11.11%) Algorithms
7 2 (4.44%) User Experience
8 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
8 1 (2.22%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (2.22%) Mainframe
8 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
8 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) Android
3 5 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.89%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.22%) Unix
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (51.11%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (26.67%) Information Security
3 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
4 10 (22.22%) Automated Testing
5 9 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 9 (20.00%) OOP
6 8 (17.78%) Game Development
7 7 (15.56%) Data Analysis
8 6 (13.33%) Scrum
9 5 (11.11%) Complexity Analysis
9 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (11.11%) ITIL
9 5 (11.11%) Kanban
9 5 (11.11%) OO
9 5 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Reverse Engineering
9 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
10 4 (8.89%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) Java
2 15 (33.33%) C++
3 14 (31.11%) C
4 9 (20.00%) Python
5 6 (13.33%) R
6 5 (11.11%) PHP
7 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.89%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.44%) SQL
9 1 (2.22%) C#
9 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (86.67%) Degree
2 15 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 13 (28.89%) DV Cleared
4 12 (26.67%) CISM
4 12 (26.67%) CISSP
5 8 (17.78%) CISA
6 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) COBIT
1 12 (26.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) HP
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) SAP