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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 39 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 45 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.38% 3.54% 2.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.92% 11.79% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 40 22 27
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -22.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £45,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
266 246 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.82% 30.00% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 234 217 242
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +13 16 £48,000 +71.42% 1
Cheltenham -9 10 £21,500 -23.21%
Tetbury - 6 £35,000 - 1
Tewkesbury - 3 £21,500 -
Stroud -4 1 £21,500 -
Berkeley - 1 £26,000 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 91 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 84 (66.67%) C++
2 84 (66.67%) Degree
3 71 (56.35%) C
4 70 (55.56%) Java
5 65 (51.59%) Security Cleared
6 52 (41.27%) SQL
7 45 (35.71%) C#
8 41 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
9 37 (29.37%) .NET
9 37 (29.37%) Web Development
10 32 (25.40%) J2EE
10 32 (25.40%) Spring
10 32 (25.40%) Hibernate
11 31 (24.60%) ASP.NET
12 30 (23.81%) Cyber Security
13 29 (23.02%) Mobile App
13 29 (23.02%) iOS Development
13 29 (23.02%) Network Security
13 29 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (23.02%) Android
13 29 (23.02%) iPhone
14 28 (22.22%) Information Assurance
14 28 (22.22%) Qt
14 28 (22.22%) Android Development
14 28 (22.22%) HTTP
14 28 (22.22%) EJB
14 28 (22.22%) WebLogic
14 28 (22.22%) BT
15 27 (21.43%) MVC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (15.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.14%) MS Project
3 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.79%) PaaS
2 1 (0.79%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.02%) Network Security
2 28 (22.22%) HTTP
3 10 (7.94%) TCP/IP
4 7 (5.56%) Internet
5 3 (2.38%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.59%) Intranet
7 1 (0.79%) DNS
7 1 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.76%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.59%) MySQL
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (7.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.17%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (3.17%) JUnit
3 3 (2.38%) PVCS
4 2 (1.59%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.79%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.79%) Subversion
5 1 (0.79%) JIRA
5 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (15.87%) Finance
2 17 (13.49%) Aerospace
3 12 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.56%) Law
5 6 (4.76%) Electronics
6 3 (2.38%) Banking
7 2 (1.59%) Retail
7 2 (1.59%) Military
7 2 (1.59%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (44.44%) Developer
2 34 (26.98%) Graduate
3 31 (24.60%) Software Engineer
4 16 (12.70%) Graduate Developer
5 15 (11.90%) Development Engineer
6 14 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 13 (10.32%) Junior
7 13 (10.32%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 11 (8.73%) Junior Developer
9 10 (7.94%) .NET Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.56%) Senior Development Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) Test Manager
11 6 (4.76%) Graduate Software Developer
12 5 (3.97%) C++ Developer
12 5 (3.97%) Integration Manager
12 5 (3.97%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.97%) Graduate C++ Developer
13 4 (3.17%) C# Developer
13 4 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (29.37%) .NET
2 32 (25.40%) J2EE
2 32 (25.40%) Hibernate
2 32 (25.40%) Spring
3 31 (24.60%) ASP.NET
4 28 (22.22%) EJB
4 28 (22.22%) Qt
5 22 (17.46%) jQuery
6 18 (14.29%) HTML
7 16 (12.70%) HTML5
8 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (8.73%) XML
10 7 (5.56%) Backbone.js
10 7 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (4.76%) .NET Framework
11 6 (4.76%) CSS
12 5 (3.97%) Web Services
13 4 (3.17%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.02%) iPhone
1 29 (23.02%) Mobile App
2 11 (8.73%) Digital Media
3 10 (7.94%) Mathematics
4 6 (4.76%) Physics
5 4 (3.17%) Firmware
5 4 (3.17%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.38%) CAN bus
6 3 (2.38%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.38%) Economics
7 2 (1.59%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.59%) GIS
8 1 (0.79%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.79%) SCORM
8 1 (0.79%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.79%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.02%) Android
2 16 (12.70%) Linux
3 12 (9.52%) Windows
4 3 (2.38%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.59%) UNIX
6 1 (0.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 41 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (29.37%) Web Development
4 30 (23.81%) Cyber Security
5 29 (23.02%) iOS Development
5 29 (23.02%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (22.22%) Information Assurance
6 28 (22.22%) Android Development
7 27 (21.43%) MVC
8 24 (19.05%) OO
9 14 (11.11%) Programme Management
10 12 (9.52%) Project Management
11 10 (7.94%) UML
11 10 (7.94%) TDD
11 10 (7.94%) Supply Chain Management
12 9 (7.14%) Risk Management
13 7 (5.56%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.76%) CRUD
14 6 (4.76%) E-Commerce
14 6 (4.76%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 84 (66.67%) C++
2 71 (56.35%) C
3 70 (55.56%) Java
4 52 (41.27%) SQL
5 45 (35.71%) C#
6 17 (13.49%) Python
7 15 (11.90%) JavaScript
8 11 (8.73%) Ruby
9 10 (7.94%) Ada
9 10 (7.94%) PHP
9 10 (7.94%) VB.NET
10 6 (4.76%) Assembly Language
11 3 (2.38%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.79%) ActionScript 2.0
12 1 (0.79%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 84 (66.67%) Degree
2 65 (51.59%) Security Cleared
3 22 (17.46%) DV Cleared
4 12 (9.52%) SC Cleared
5 9 (7.14%) PhD
6 8 (6.35%) HND
7 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) QA
1 3 (2.38%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.59%) TickIT
2 2 (1.59%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (22.22%) BT
2 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.52%) Oracle
4 2 (1.59%) SAP
4 2 (1.59%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.79%) AppFog
5 1 (0.79%) VMware
5 1 (0.79%) HP
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Tetbury, Gloucestershire
IHS
Posted: 25 days ago