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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 6 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.64% 1.65% 2.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.23% 5.88% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Average salary £51,000 £25,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.05% -39.41%
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 Gloucester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
65 68 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 39.39% 28.10% 32.60%
Number of salaries quoted 59 45 87
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £24,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,500 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 19 (90.48%) Degree
2 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 12 (57.14%) C++
4 12 (57.14%) Java
5 10 (47.62%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) OO
5 10 (47.62%) Mathematics
6 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
6 9 (42.86%) PhD
6 9 (42.86%) C#
6 9 (42.86%) Oracle
6 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
7 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
7 8 (38.10%) .NET
7 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
8 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (33.33%) Windows
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (28.57%) Software Architecture
9 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (28.57%) Backbone.js
9 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
9 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
9 6 (28.57%) MVC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Software Engineer
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Graduate
3 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Junior .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Development Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (28.57%) Backbone.js
2 6 (28.57%) jQuery
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) JSF
4 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) Mathematics
2 3 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) UNIX
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 10 (47.62%) OO
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) UML
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
6 1 (4.76%) Information Security
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) CRUD
6 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.76%) Regression Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C++
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (90.48%) Degree
2 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) PhD
2 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) VMware