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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
Rank 49 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.60% 1.96% 2.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.06% 4.35% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 7
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%

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
66 184 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 26.40% 45.10% 30.40%
Number of salaries quoted 59 102 105
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +48.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £34,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 18 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (72.22%) Mathematics
3 12 (66.67%) Physics
3 12 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
4 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) Cryptography
6 7 (38.89%) R
7 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
7 6 (33.33%) Kanban
7 6 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
7 6 (33.33%) PHP
7 6 (33.33%) Web Services
7 6 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 6 (33.33%) Scrum
7 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (27.78%) Java
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 4 (22.22%) Aerospace
9 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
9 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
10 3 (16.67%) C#
10 3 (16.67%) C++
10 3 (16.67%) Python
11 2 (11.11%) Windows
11 2 (11.11%) .NET
11 2 (11.11%) Finance
11 2 (11.11%) Electronics

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 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
1 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Metasploit
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Graduate
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Science Graduate
2 6 (33.33%) IT Graduate
2 6 (33.33%) Trainee
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Research Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Mathematics
2 12 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (66.67%) Physics
3 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (50.00%) Cryptography
5 6 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Complexity Analysis
5 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (33.33%) Kanban
5 6 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 3 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Computer Security
8 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
8 2 (11.11%) OOP
8 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) R
2 6 (33.33%) PHP
3 5 (27.78%) Java
4 3 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) C++
4 3 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.56%) Scala
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP