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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 44 30 42
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 2.87% 2.94% 2.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.26% 7.04% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 2
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
109 71 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 34.71% 41.76% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 86 59 74
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 13 (59.09%) Degree
3 9 (40.91%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) HTML
3 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (40.91%) .NET
4 8 (36.36%) Python
5 7 (31.82%) Linux
5 7 (31.82%) IIS
5 7 (31.82%) Internet
5 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
5 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (27.27%) HTML5
6 6 (27.27%) MySQL
6 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 6 (27.27%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) CSS
7 5 (22.73%) Windows
8 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (18.18%) LAMP
8 4 (18.18%) UNIX
8 4 (18.18%) OO
8 4 (18.18%) Perl
8 4 (18.18%) PHP
8 4 (18.18%) Web Development
8 4 (18.18%) Ruby
8 4 (18.18%) Zend
8 4 (18.18%) User Experience
9 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (13.64%) DNN

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (31.82%) IIS
1 7 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (13.64%) DNN
2 3 (13.64%) Umbraco
2 3 (13.64%) Kentico
2 3 (13.64%) Sitefinity
2 3 (13.64%) CMS
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.55%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) LDAP
2 2 (9.09%) SMTP
2 2 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) Kerberos
2 2 (9.09%) SNMP
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) MySQL
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Electronics
2 2 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
2 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (40.91%) Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior
6 2 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Graduate
6 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Test Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
1 9 (40.91%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) HTML5
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
3 4 (18.18%) LAMP
4 3 (13.64%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (13.64%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) User Experience
2 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
3 2 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) UNIX
4 2 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) OO
2 4 (18.18%) Web Development
3 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (9.09%) ERP
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) Python
3 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
4 4 (18.18%) PHP
4 4 (18.18%) Ruby
5 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
5 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 3 (13.64%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) C++
6 2 (9.09%) Embedded C
6 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++
6 2 (9.09%) C
6 2 (9.09%) R
6 2 (9.09%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) qmail
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Nagios
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
1 2 (9.09%) yum
1 2 (9.09%) Zenoss
1 2 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Zend
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) SAP