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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 52 49 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 44 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.82% 4.14% 3.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.12% 12.14% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 33
Average salary £25,000 £23,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -25.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £21,500 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,750 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
363 280 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.48% 34.10% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 286 241 284
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £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 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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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 +6 9 £21,500 -14.00% 3
Cheltenham -13 9 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Tewkesbury +1 4 £40,000 +86.04%
Cirencester +3 3 £39,250 +70.65%
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 75 (85.23%) Degree
2 49 (55.68%) Software Engineering
3 36 (40.91%) C++
4 35 (39.77%) C#
5 34 (38.64%) SQL Server
6 29 (32.95%) .NET
7 27 (30.68%) ASP.NET
8 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (27.27%) Java
10 23 (26.14%) Windows
11 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 21 (23.86%) SQL
13 20 (22.73%) OO
14 19 (21.59%) MVC
15 18 (20.45%) Security Cleared
16 17 (19.32%) Aerospace
16 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
17 16 (18.18%) PhD
17 16 (18.18%) Mathematics
18 15 (17.05%) Internet
19 14 (15.91%) jQuery
19 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
20 13 (14.77%) Electronics
20 13 (14.77%) Oracle
20 13 (14.77%) Visual Studio
21 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
21 12 (13.64%) TDD
21 12 (13.64%) Unit Testing
21 12 (13.64%) SC Cleared
22 11 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 5 (5.68%) Apache
2 3 (3.41%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.14%) Node.js
3 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) PaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.05%) Internet
2 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.68%) LDAP
3 5 (5.68%) SMTP
3 5 (5.68%) Ethernet
3 5 (5.68%) HTTP
3 5 (5.68%) Kerberos
3 5 (5.68%) SNMP
3 5 (5.68%) Firewall
4 2 (2.27%) DNS
4 2 (2.27%) Intranet
5 1 (1.14%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.14%) Network Security
5 1 (1.14%) DHCP
5 1 (1.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.95%) MySQL
4 7 (7.95%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.68%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.68%) JUnit
3 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 17 (19.32%) Aerospace
2 13 (14.77%) Electronics
3 11 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (2.27%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Retail
4 2 (2.27%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (39.77%) Software Engineer
1 35 (39.77%) Developer
2 32 (36.36%) Graduate
3 15 (17.05%) Software Developer
4 13 (14.77%) Analyst
5 12 (13.64%) Junior
6 11 (12.50%) .NET Developer
7 10 (11.36%) Security Analyst
7 10 (11.36%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 9 (10.23%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 9 (10.23%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (7.95%) C# Developer
9 7 (7.95%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (7.95%) Junior Developer
10 6 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (5.68%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (5.68%) Graduate Software Developer
12 4 (4.55%) Junior .NET Developer
12 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (32.95%) .NET
2 27 (30.68%) ASP.NET
3 14 (15.91%) jQuery
3 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (12.50%) HTML
5 9 (10.23%) CSS
6 8 (9.09%) XML
6 8 (9.09%) HTML5
6 8 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 6 (6.82%) Backbone.js
8 5 (5.68%) CSS3
8 5 (5.68%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.68%) Hibernate
8 5 (5.68%) Spring
8 5 (5.68%) JSF
8 5 (5.68%) J2EE
9 4 (4.55%) Web Services
9 4 (4.55%) WCF
9 4 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Physics
4 5 (5.68%) Open Source
4 5 (5.68%) User Experience
5 3 (3.41%) Economics
5 3 (3.41%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.27%) Chemistry
6 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.27%) GIS
7 1 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.14%) Windows
2 11 (12.50%) Linux
3 7 (7.95%) UNIX
4 5 (5.68%) Solaris
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (55.68%) Software Engineering
2 25 (28.41%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (22.73%) OO
4 19 (21.59%) MVC
5 12 (13.64%) TDD
5 12 (13.64%) Unit Testing
6 11 (12.50%) Cyber Security
7 9 (10.23%) Web Development
8 7 (7.95%) E-Commerce
9 6 (6.82%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.82%) Change Management
9 6 (6.82%) Software Architecture
9 6 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.68%) Software Deployment
10 5 (5.68%) CRUD
10 5 (5.68%) ITIL
11 4 (4.55%) UML
11 4 (4.55%) OOD
11 4 (4.55%) Project Management
11 4 (4.55%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.91%) C++
2 35 (39.77%) C#
3 24 (27.27%) Java
4 21 (23.86%) SQL
5 17 (19.32%) JavaScript
6 9 (10.23%) Python
7 8 (9.09%) C
8 7 (7.95%) VB.NET
9 6 (6.82%) PHP
10 5 (5.68%) Bourne shell
10 5 (5.68%) Perl
11 3 (3.41%) Ada
11 3 (3.41%) Embedded C++
12 2 (2.27%) Assembly Language
12 2 (2.27%) Ruby
13 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 75 (85.23%) Degree
2 18 (20.45%) Security Cleared
3 16 (18.18%) PhD
4 12 (13.64%) SC Cleared
5 10 (11.36%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.41%) HND
8 1 (1.14%) GWAPT
8 1 (1.14%) OSCP
8 1 (1.14%) OSCE
8 1 (1.14%) CISM
8 1 (1.14%) GCIA
8 1 (1.14%) GSEC
8 1 (1.14%) GCIH
8 1 (1.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.68%) qmail
3 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Zenoss
1 5 (5.68%) YUM
1 5 (5.68%) Puppet
1 5 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.68%) Nagios
2 1 (1.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 22 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.77%) Oracle
3 2 (2.27%) VMware
3 2 (2.27%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.14%) AppFog
4 1 (1.14%) LogRhythm
4 1 (1.14%) Sourcefire
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