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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 19 21 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +24
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 28 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 9.15% 11.52% 2.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.81% 26.67% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 6
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 Gloucester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
63 105 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 38.41% 43.21% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 46 77 81
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £26,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 16 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (65.00%) Degree
3 11 (55.00%) MySQL
4 9 (45.00%) Python
5 7 (35.00%) Internet
5 7 (35.00%) Change Management
5 7 (35.00%) OO
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) IIS
5 7 (35.00%) QA
5 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (30.00%) Puppet
6 6 (30.00%) Software Deployment
6 6 (30.00%) Zenoss
6 6 (30.00%) qmail
6 6 (30.00%) Open Source
6 6 (30.00%) Bourne shell
6 6 (30.00%) yum
6 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (30.00%) UNIX
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) Solaris
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
6 6 (30.00%) Perl
6 6 (30.00%) Apache
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) LDAP
6 6 (30.00%) SMTP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 7 (35.00%) IIS
1 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (30.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Internet
2 6 (30.00%) LDAP
2 6 (30.00%) SMTP
2 6 (30.00%) Ethernet
2 6 (30.00%) HTTP
2 6 (30.00%) Kerberos
2 6 (30.00%) SNMP
2 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) MySQL
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Graduate
5 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior PHP Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
1 4 (20.00%) HTML
1 4 (20.00%) LAMP
2 3 (15.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Open Source
2 5 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Physics
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) UNIX
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Solaris
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (35.00%) Change Management
2 7 (35.00%) OO
3 6 (30.00%) Software Deployment
3 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (30.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) People Management
4 1 (5.00%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) Bourne shell
2 6 (30.00%) Perl
3 5 (25.00%) PHP
3 5 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) C++
4 4 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) PhD
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) GCIA
3 1 (5.00%) GSEC
3 1 (5.00%) GCIH
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) GWAPT
3 1 (5.00%) OSCP
3 1 (5.00%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (30.00%) qmail
2 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (30.00%) Puppet
1 6 (30.00%) Zenoss
1 6 (30.00%) yum
1 6 (30.00%) Nagios
2 1 (5.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Zend
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago