The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 41 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.26% 3.70% 1.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.91% 11.88% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 3
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Gloucester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
103 101 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 43.10% 31.17% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 36 74 71
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Gloucester region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Gloucester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
4 7 (53.85%) C++
4 7 (53.85%) HTML
4 7 (53.85%) Java
5 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 6 (46.15%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
6 4 (30.77%) Selenium
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Python
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
7 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
7 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
7 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
7 3 (23.08%) HTML5
7 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
7 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 3 (23.08%) Analytics
7 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (23.08%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (23.08%) Microservices
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 3 (23.08%) PHP
7 3 (23.08%) Unix
7 3 (23.08%) Windows

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) JBoss
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
1 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
1 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
2 3 (23.08%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) JBehave
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Graduate
2 3 (23.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) EJB
3 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) Java EE
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) JSF
3 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mathematics
2 3 (23.08%) Life Science
2 3 (23.08%) Physics
3 1 (7.69%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) CentOS
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) Microservices
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Test Management
5 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Python
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) DV Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) PhD
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
1 3 (23.08%) Dell
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago