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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 26 23 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 13 27 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 6.37% 12.05% 3.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.31% 23.89% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 10
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 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
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
71 113 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 34.80% 50.45% 52.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56 90 100
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £27,900 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £48,000
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 27 February 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 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 14 (66.67%) Degree
3 11 (52.38%) MySQL
4 9 (42.86%) Python
5 7 (33.33%) IIS
5 7 (33.33%) C#
5 7 (33.33%) Change Management
5 7 (33.33%) Internet
5 7 (33.33%) QA
5 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (28.57%) Software Deployment
6 6 (28.57%) Zenoss
6 6 (28.57%) qmail
6 6 (28.57%) Open Source
6 6 (28.57%) Bourne shell
6 6 (28.57%) yum
6 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
6 6 (28.57%) Puppet
6 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (28.57%) TDD
6 6 (28.57%) Nagios
6 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 6 (28.57%) Firewall
6 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 6 (28.57%) Perl
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 6 (28.57%) .NET

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) DNN
3 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
3 2 (9.52%) Kentico
3 2 (9.52%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP ERP
2 1 (4.76%) SAP FI
2 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (4.76%) SAP CO
2 1 (4.76%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) Internet
2 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 6 (28.57%) LDAP
2 6 (28.57%) SMTP
2 6 (28.57%) Ethernet
2 6 (28.57%) HTTP
2 6 (28.57%) Kerberos
2 6 (28.57%) SNMP
2 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) MySQL
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Software Engineer
2 11 (52.38%) Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) LAMP
3 3 (14.29%) HTML5
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Open Source
2 4 (19.05%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Physics
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) UNIX
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
1 6 (28.57%) Solaris
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 7 (33.33%) Change Management
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 6 (28.57%) Software Deployment
4 4 (19.05%) OO
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) ERP
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.76%) Information Security
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) OOP
7 1 (4.76%) SIEM
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Python
2 7 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (28.57%) Perl
3 6 (28.57%) Bourne shell
4 5 (23.81%) PHP
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) GWAPT
2 1 (4.76%) OSCP
2 1 (4.76%) OSCE
2 1 (4.76%) CISSP
2 1 (4.76%) CISM
2 1 (4.76%) GCIA
2 1 (4.76%) GSEC
2 1 (4.76%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 6 (28.57%) qmail
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Zenoss
1 6 (28.57%) yum
1 6 (28.57%) Puppet
1 6 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (28.57%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Zend
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.76%) LogRhythm