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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 63 26 62
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +36
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 39 79 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.49% 8.62% 4.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.64% 19.55% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 25 72 31
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £49,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
335 404 436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.94% 44.06% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 227 312 359
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
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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 12 £31,250 +4.16%
Tewkesbury +3 10 £29,000 +5.45%
Cheltenham -36 6 £29,500 -26.25% 1
Stroud - 3 £29,500 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 59 (67.82%) Degree
2 53 (60.92%) Software Engineering
3 35 (40.23%) SQL Server
4 34 (39.08%) Microsoft
4 34 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (37.93%) C#
6 32 (36.78%) HTML
7 31 (35.63%) .NET
8 28 (32.18%) JavaScript
8 28 (32.18%) CSS
9 24 (27.59%) C
9 24 (27.59%) Security Cleared
10 23 (26.44%) Mathematics
11 22 (25.29%) Windows
12 21 (24.14%) Physics
13 20 (22.99%) C++
14 19 (21.84%) Scrum
14 19 (21.84%) Time Management
15 18 (20.69%) Aerospace
16 17 (19.54%) IIS
17 16 (18.39%) ITIL
18 15 (17.24%) SQL
18 15 (17.24%) Chemistry
18 15 (17.24%) jQuery
19 14 (16.09%) DV Cleared
19 14 (16.09%) Linux
19 14 (16.09%) Internet
20 13 (14.94%) Python
20 13 (14.94%) XML
20 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 17 (19.54%) IIS
2 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (6.90%) Apache
3 6 (6.90%) CMS
4 3 (3.45%) DNN
4 3 (3.45%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.45%) Kentico
4 3 (3.45%) Sitefinity
4 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (3.45%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.15%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.15%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.15%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.09%) Internet
2 6 (6.90%) Firewall
2 6 (6.90%) LDAP
2 6 (6.90%) SMTP
2 6 (6.90%) Ethernet
2 6 (6.90%) HTTP
2 6 (6.90%) Kerberos
2 6 (6.90%) SNMP
2 6 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (40.23%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.49%) MySQL
3 6 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (11.49%) Visual Studio
2 10 (11.49%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.15%) NUnit
4 1 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 18 (20.69%) Aerospace
2 11 (12.64%) Military
3 9 (10.34%) Electronics
4 3 (3.45%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) Marketing
4 3 (3.45%) Publishing
5 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Finance
5 2 (2.30%) Automotive
6 1 (1.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 36 (41.38%) Software Engineer
1 36 (41.38%) Developer
2 18 (20.69%) Graduate
3 14 (16.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (14.94%) C# Developer
5 12 (13.79%) Junior
6 10 (11.49%) Web Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (11.49%) Analyst
6 10 (11.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (10.34%) Software Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Security Analyst
8 7 (8.05%) Junior Developer
8 7 (8.05%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 7 (8.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Junior Web Developer
9 6 (6.90%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.60%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.78%) HTML
2 31 (35.63%) .NET
3 28 (32.18%) CSS
4 15 (17.24%) jQuery
5 13 (14.94%) HTML5
5 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET
5 13 (14.94%) XML
6 9 (10.34%) JSON
6 9 (10.34%) CSS3
6 9 (10.34%) Web Services
7 7 (8.05%) WCF
8 4 (4.60%) LAMP
8 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (2.30%) Qt
11 1 (1.15%) WPF
11 1 (1.15%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Mathematics
2 21 (24.14%) Physics
3 15 (17.24%) Chemistry
4 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
4 10 (11.49%) Performance Metrics
5 7 (8.05%) User Experience
6 6 (6.90%) Visualisation
6 6 (6.90%) Open Source
7 3 (3.45%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.45%) Blog
7 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.15%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.29%) Windows
2 14 (16.09%) Linux
3 8 (9.20%) UNIX
4 6 (6.90%) Solaris
5 1 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (60.92%) Software Engineering
2 34 (39.08%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (21.84%) Scrum
3 19 (21.84%) Time Management
4 16 (18.39%) ITIL
5 12 (13.79%) Project Management
6 10 (11.49%) Service Management
6 10 (11.49%) Validation
6 10 (11.49%) Data Modelling
6 10 (11.49%) Use Case
6 10 (11.49%) MODAF
6 10 (11.49%) Requirements Management
6 10 (11.49%) TOGAF
6 10 (11.49%) Information Security
6 10 (11.49%) DevOps
7 9 (10.34%) Web Design
7 9 (10.34%) Systems Analysis
7 9 (10.34%) CRM
8 8 (9.20%) OO
8 8 (9.20%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.93%) C#
2 28 (32.18%) JavaScript
3 24 (27.59%) C
4 20 (22.99%) C++
5 15 (17.24%) SQL
6 13 (14.94%) Python
7 8 (9.20%) Perl
8 7 (8.05%) VB.NET
9 6 (6.90%) Bourne shell
10 4 (4.60%) Ruby
10 4 (4.60%) PHP
11 3 (3.45%) Java
11 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.45%) Embedded C++
11 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
12 2 (2.30%) R
12 2 (2.30%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 59 (67.82%) Degree
2 24 (27.59%) Security Cleared
3 14 (16.09%) DV Cleared
4 10 (11.49%) SC Cleared
5 8 (9.20%) PhD
6 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) ARP4754
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.90%) qmail
2 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Nagios
1 6 (6.90%) Zenoss
1 6 (6.90%) yum
1 6 (6.90%) Puppet
1 6 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (39.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.60%) Zend
3 3 (3.45%) Twitter
3 3 (3.45%) Adobe
3 3 (3.45%) Google
4 2 (2.30%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle
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