The first 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 47 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 54 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.93% 4.17% 2.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.07% 12.98% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 48 25 29
Average salary £31,000 £28,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £48,050
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
269 262 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.53% 32.11% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 232 236 263
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £27,047 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
South West

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Cheltenham -2 18 £21,500 -23.21% 2
Gloucester +9 17 £45,000 +55.17% 1
Tewkesbury +13 9 £21,500 -33.84% 1
Tetbury - 2 £35,000 -
Stroud +2 1 £21,500 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 97 (72.93%) Software Engineering
2 95 (71.43%) Degree
3 90 (67.67%) C++
4 81 (60.90%) C
5 70 (52.63%) Security Cleared
6 69 (51.88%) Java
7 50 (37.59%) SQL
8 46 (34.59%) C#
9 37 (27.82%) Web Development
10 36 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (25.56%) MVC
12 32 (24.06%) J2EE
12 32 (24.06%) Hibernate
12 32 (24.06%) Spring
13 31 (23.31%) .NET
14 30 (22.56%) Network Security
15 29 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (21.80%) Android
15 29 (21.80%) iPhone
15 29 (21.80%) Mobile App
15 29 (21.80%) Cyber Security
15 29 (21.80%) iOS Development
16 28 (21.05%) Android Development
16 28 (21.05%) Information Assurance
16 28 (21.05%) Qt
16 28 (21.05%) WebLogic
16 28 (21.05%) Linux
16 28 (21.05%) EJB
16 28 (21.05%) HTTP
16 28 (21.05%) BT

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 28 (21.05%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.02%) MS Project
3 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
2 1 (0.75%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 30 (22.56%) Network Security
2 28 (21.05%) HTTP
3 16 (12.03%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.77%) Internet
5 4 (3.01%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.50%) NAS
6 2 (1.50%) SAN
6 2 (1.50%) Intranet
7 1 (0.75%) DNS
7 1 (0.75%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.01%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.01%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.01%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.50%) MySQL
7 1 (0.75%) Redis
7 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.76%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (3.01%) JUnit
3 4 (3.01%) PVCS
4 3 (2.26%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.50%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.75%) Subversion
6 1 (0.75%) JIRA
6 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (18.05%) Finance
2 21 (15.79%) Aerospace
3 17 (12.78%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.26%) Law
5 6 (4.51%) Electronics
6 5 (3.76%) Banking
7 3 (2.26%) Military
8 2 (1.50%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.50%) Retail
9 1 (0.75%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (38.35%) Developer
2 39 (29.32%) Software Engineer
3 33 (24.81%) Graduate
4 21 (15.79%) Junior
5 17 (12.78%) Development Engineer
6 15 (11.28%) Graduate Developer
7 14 (10.53%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 13 (9.77%) Junior Developer
9 10 (7.52%) Project Manager
10 9 (6.77%) Software Developer
11 8 (6.02%) Junior Software Engineer
12 7 (5.26%) .NET Developer
12 7 (5.26%) C# Developer
12 7 (5.26%) Senior Development Engineer
13 6 (4.51%) Test Manager
14 5 (3.76%) Graduate Software Developer
14 5 (3.76%) C++ Developer
14 5 (3.76%) Senior Developer
14 5 (3.76%) Integration Manager
14 5 (3.76%) Graduate C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (24.06%) J2EE
1 32 (24.06%) Hibernate
1 32 (24.06%) Spring
2 31 (23.31%) .NET
3 28 (21.05%) Qt
3 28 (21.05%) EJB
4 27 (20.30%) jQuery
5 25 (18.80%) ASP.NET
6 24 (18.05%) HTML
7 20 (15.04%) HTML5
8 12 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (8.27%) XML
10 7 (5.26%) Backbone.js
11 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (4.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (3.76%) CSS
12 5 (3.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (3.01%) .NET Framework
13 4 (3.01%) JSF
14 3 (2.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.80%) iPhone
1 29 (21.80%) Mobile App
2 14 (10.53%) Digital Media
3 9 (6.77%) Mathematics
4 8 (6.02%) Physics
5 4 (3.01%) CAN bus
5 4 (3.01%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.01%) Firmware
6 2 (1.50%) Derivative
6 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.75%) SCORM
7 1 (0.75%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.75%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.75%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.80%) Android
2 28 (21.05%) Linux
3 15 (11.28%) Windows
4 4 (3.01%) UNIX
4 4 (3.01%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.50%) AIX
5 2 (1.50%) HPUX
5 2 (1.50%) Solaris
6 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (72.93%) Software Engineering
2 37 (27.82%) Web Development
3 36 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (25.56%) MVC
5 29 (21.80%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (21.80%) Cyber Security
5 29 (21.80%) iOS Development
6 28 (21.05%) Android Development
6 28 (21.05%) Information Assurance
7 21 (15.79%) OO
8 17 (12.78%) Programme Management
9 15 (11.28%) Project Management
10 12 (9.02%) Risk Management
10 12 (9.02%) UML
11 10 (7.52%) TDD
12 7 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
12 7 (5.26%) Unit Testing
13 6 (4.51%) Software Architecture
13 6 (4.51%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (4.51%) Computer Forensics
Programming Languages
1 90 (67.67%) C++
2 81 (60.90%) C
3 69 (51.88%) Java
4 50 (37.59%) SQL
5 46 (34.59%) C#
6 24 (18.05%) Python
7 18 (13.53%) Ruby
8 14 (10.53%) JavaScript
9 10 (7.52%) Assembly Language
9 10 (7.52%) Ada
10 9 (6.77%) VB.NET
11 8 (6.02%) PHP
12 5 (3.76%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.50%) Perl
14 1 (0.75%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.75%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.75%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 95 (71.43%) Degree
2 70 (52.63%) Security Cleared
3 22 (16.54%) DV Cleared
4 13 (9.77%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.51%) HND
5 6 (4.51%) PhD
6 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) DO-178B
2 3 (2.26%) QA
3 2 (1.50%) IEC 61508
3 2 (1.50%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) NetBackup
1 2 (1.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 28 (21.05%) BT
2 16 (12.03%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.77%) Oracle
4 3 (2.26%) VMware
5 2 (1.50%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.50%) SAP
5 2 (1.50%) Veritas
6 1 (0.75%) HP
6 1 (0.75%) AppFog
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32000 - 70000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago