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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 53 50 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -35
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 5 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.94% 1.32% 17.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.62% 6.10% 30.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 52
Median salary £49,000 £29,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+66.10% -26.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
195 82 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 42.12% 21.69% 55.65%
Number of salaries quoted 133 70 157
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £26,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
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 26 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 13 (76.47%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) C
3 9 (52.94%) C++
4 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
5 7 (41.18%) Physics
5 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (35.29%) SDLC
6 6 (35.29%) OO
6 6 (35.29%) Python
6 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 5 (29.41%) Ethical Hacking
7 5 (29.41%) Information Security
7 5 (29.41%) Assembly Language
7 5 (29.41%) Internet
7 5 (29.41%) Perl
7 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
7 5 (29.41%) Digital Forensics
8 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
8 4 (23.53%) User Experience
8 4 (23.53%) OOD
9 3 (17.65%) J2EE
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 3 (17.65%) TDD
9 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Java EE
10 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
10 2 (11.76%) jQuery

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 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (5.88%) GIS
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (11.76%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Network Operations Specialist
3 5 (29.41%) Network Specialist
4 3 (17.65%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) J2EE
1 3 (17.65%) Java EE
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 2 (11.76%) HTML5
2 2 (11.76%) jQuery
2 2 (11.76%) WCF
2 2 (11.76%) WPF
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
2 7 (41.18%) Physics
3 4 (23.53%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Linux
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (41.18%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (35.29%) OO
2 6 (35.29%) SDLC
2 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 5 (29.41%) Digital Forensics
3 5 (29.41%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (29.41%) Information Security
3 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
4 4 (23.53%) OOD
5 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Game Development
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps
7 1 (5.88%) Reverse Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) C
2 9 (52.94%) C++
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 6 (35.29%) Python
5 5 (29.41%) Assembly Language
5 5 (29.41%) Perl
6 2 (11.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
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