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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 36 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 14 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.09% 5.53% 3.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.05% 19.30% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 10
Average salary £21,500 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.21% -13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,650 £28,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £37,700 £44,850
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
93 57 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 33.82% 28.64% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 81 51 73
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,500 £25,660
10% offered a salary of more than £47,100 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 69 (92.00%) C
2 61 (81.33%) C++
2 61 (81.33%) Software Engineering
3 57 (76.00%) Security Cleared
4 47 (62.67%) Java
5 44 (58.67%) Degree
6 30 (40.00%) Cyber Security
7 29 (38.67%) SQL
8 28 (37.33%) J2EE
8 28 (37.33%) WebLogic
8 28 (37.33%) EJB
8 28 (37.33%) HTTP
8 28 (37.33%) BT
8 28 (37.33%) Hibernate
8 28 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (37.33%) Android Development
8 28 (37.33%) iOS Development
8 28 (37.33%) Mobile App
8 28 (37.33%) Web Development
8 28 (37.33%) Spring
8 28 (37.33%) Android
8 28 (37.33%) iPhone
8 28 (37.33%) Information Assurance
8 28 (37.33%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (37.33%) Network Security
8 28 (37.33%) Qt
9 20 (26.67%) Python
10 18 (24.00%) Aerospace
11 17 (22.67%) C#
11 17 (22.67%) Linux

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 28 (37.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Project
2 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (37.33%) HTTP
1 28 (37.33%) Network Security
2 12 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (8.00%) Internet
4 2 (2.67%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.67%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (2.67%) PVCS
General
1 18 (24.00%) Aerospace
2 12 (16.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.33%) Law
4 3 (4.00%) Finance
4 3 (4.00%) Electronics
5 2 (2.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Software Engineer
2 20 (26.67%) Developer
3 19 (25.33%) Graduate
4 14 (18.67%) Development Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Project Manager
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Development Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Junior
8 5 (6.67%) Test Manager
8 5 (6.67%) Integration Manager
8 5 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Graduate Software Developer
11 2 (2.67%) IT Graduate
11 2 (2.67%) Graduate C++ Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Junior C++ Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Junior Developer
11 2 (2.67%) C++ Developer
12 1 (1.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.33%) J2EE
1 28 (37.33%) EJB
1 28 (37.33%) Hibernate
1 28 (37.33%) Spring
1 28 (37.33%) Qt
2 14 (18.67%) HTML
2 14 (18.67%) HTML5
2 14 (18.67%) jQuery
3 5 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (4.00%) .NET
5 2 (2.67%) XML
6 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.33%) Mobile App
1 28 (37.33%) iPhone
2 12 (16.00%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.00%) Physics
4 2 (2.67%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.67%) CAN bus
4 2 (2.67%) Firmware
5 1 (1.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.33%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 28 (37.33%) Android
2 17 (22.67%) Linux
3 3 (4.00%) Windows
4 2 (2.67%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (81.33%) Software Engineering
2 30 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 28 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (37.33%) Android Development
3 28 (37.33%) iOS Development
3 28 (37.33%) Web Development
3 28 (37.33%) Information Assurance
3 28 (37.33%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (20.00%) MVC
5 14 (18.67%) Programme Management
6 10 (13.33%) Project Management
7 9 (12.00%) Risk Management
8 7 (9.33%) Supply Chain Management
9 5 (6.67%) UML
9 5 (6.67%) Computer Forensics
10 3 (4.00%) OO
11 2 (2.67%) Regression Analysis
11 2 (2.67%) Performance Analysis
11 2 (2.67%) Protective Monitoring
11 2 (2.67%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (92.00%) C
2 61 (81.33%) C++
3 47 (62.67%) Java
4 29 (38.67%) SQL
5 20 (26.67%) Python
6 17 (22.67%) C#
7 14 (18.67%) Ruby
8 10 (13.33%) Ada
9 8 (10.67%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.67%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 44 (58.67%) Degree
3 14 (18.67%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) DO-178B
2 2 (2.67%) IEC 61508
2 2 (2.67%) TickIT
Vendors
1 28 (37.33%) BT
2 2 (2.67%) SAP
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
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