The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 50 39 70
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +31
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 50 59 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.80% 6.39% 2.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.11% 17.77% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 40 52 25
Average salary £42,250 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.83% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £23,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
331 332 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.77% 35.97% 41.72%
Number of salaries quoted 265 267 288
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,150 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 Gloucestershire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +2 15 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Tewkesbury +3 11 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Cheltenham -17 10 £50,000 +56.25% 1
Cirencester -6 1 £42,000 +82.60% 2
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 66 (75.86%) Degree
2 54 (62.07%) Software Engineering
3 41 (47.13%) C#
3 41 (47.13%) SQL Server
4 31 (35.63%) .NET
5 29 (33.33%) C++
5 29 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 23 (26.44%) HTML
6 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET
7 22 (25.29%) Windows
7 22 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (24.14%) Mathematics
9 19 (21.84%) Aerospace
9 19 (21.84%) CSS
9 19 (21.84%) JavaScript
10 18 (20.69%) Internet
11 16 (18.39%) SQL
12 15 (17.24%) OO
12 15 (17.24%) Physics
13 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
13 14 (16.09%) PhD
14 13 (14.94%) Java
14 13 (14.94%) HTML5
15 11 (12.64%) Cyber Security
15 11 (12.64%) MVC
15 11 (12.64%) Electronics
15 11 (12.64%) MySQL
15 11 (12.64%) XML
16 10 (11.49%) IIS
16 10 (11.49%) VB.NET

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 10 (11.49%) IIS
2 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (6.90%) Apache
4 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.15%) CMS
5 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.69%) Internet
2 7 (8.05%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.90%) Ethernet
3 6 (6.90%) HTTP
3 6 (6.90%) Kerberos
3 6 (6.90%) SNMP
3 6 (6.90%) LDAP
3 6 (6.90%) SMTP
3 6 (6.90%) Firewall
4 1 (1.15%) Network Security
4 1 (1.15%) DHCP
4 1 (1.15%) VPN
4 1 (1.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (47.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.64%) MySQL
3 6 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.60%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.30%) JUnit
4 1 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
General
1 19 (21.84%) Aerospace
2 11 (12.64%) Electronics
3 4 (4.60%) Finance
4 3 (3.45%) Publishing
5 2 (2.30%) Banking
5 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 2 (2.30%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Marketing
6 1 (1.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (48.28%) Software Engineer
2 35 (40.23%) Developer
3 23 (26.44%) Graduate
4 15 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 13 (14.94%) Analyst
5 13 (14.94%) C++ Software Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) Security Analyst
6 10 (11.49%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 9 (10.34%) Junior
8 8 (9.20%) C# Developer
8 8 (9.20%) .NET Developer
8 8 (9.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.90%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Junior Developer
10 4 (4.60%) .NET Software Engineer
11 3 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (3.45%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.63%) .NET
2 23 (26.44%) HTML
2 23 (26.44%) ASP.NET
3 19 (21.84%) CSS
4 13 (14.94%) HTML5
5 11 (12.64%) XML
6 10 (11.49%) jQuery
7 9 (10.34%) CSS3
8 8 (9.20%) WCF
8 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.75%) Web Services
10 4 (4.60%) LAMP
11 3 (3.45%) WPF
11 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (2.30%) J2EE
12 2 (2.30%) Spring
12 2 (2.30%) JSF
12 2 (2.30%) Hibernate
12 2 (2.30%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Mathematics
2 15 (17.24%) Physics
3 9 (10.34%) User Experience
4 8 (9.20%) Chemistry
5 6 (6.90%) Open Source
5 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.60%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.45%) Economics
8 2 (2.30%) GIS
9 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.15%) Blog
9 1 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.29%) Windows
2 8 (9.20%) Linux
3 6 (6.90%) UNIX
3 6 (6.90%) Solaris
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (62.07%) Software Engineering
2 22 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.24%) OO
4 11 (12.64%) Cyber Security
4 11 (12.64%) MVC
5 10 (11.49%) Unit Testing
6 8 (9.20%) TDD
7 7 (8.05%) Change Management
8 6 (6.90%) ITIL
8 6 (6.90%) Software Deployment
9 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.60%) Scrum
10 4 (4.60%) Time Management
11 3 (3.45%) Supply Chain Management
11 3 (3.45%) CRUD
11 3 (3.45%) Web Application Development
11 3 (3.45%) Analytics
11 3 (3.45%) Migration
11 3 (3.45%) Workflow
11 3 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 41 (47.13%) C#
2 29 (33.33%) C++
3 19 (21.84%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.39%) SQL
5 13 (14.94%) Java
6 10 (11.49%) VB.NET
6 10 (11.49%) Python
7 8 (9.20%) PHP
8 6 (6.90%) Perl
8 6 (6.90%) Bourne shell
9 5 (5.75%) C
10 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.45%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (75.86%) Degree
2 14 (16.09%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.09%) PhD
3 10 (11.49%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.90%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.45%) HND
7 1 (1.15%) GWAPT
7 1 (1.15%) OSCP
7 1 (1.15%) OSCE
7 1 (1.15%) CISM
7 1 (1.15%) GCIA
7 1 (1.15%) GSEC
7 1 (1.15%) GCIH
7 1 (1.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) Hyper-V
2 7 (8.05%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.90%) qmail
4 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Nagios
1 6 (6.90%) Puppet
1 6 (6.90%) yum
1 6 (6.90%) Zenoss
1 6 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.15%) Nessus
Vendors
1 29 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.75%) Oracle
3 4 (4.60%) Zend
4 1 (1.15%) Google
4 1 (1.15%) Twitter
4 1 (1.15%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.15%) VMware
4 1 (1.15%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.15%) Adobe
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Wotton-Under-Edge
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Competitive Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago