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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 47 40 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 59 51 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.98% 5.50% 3.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.25% 15.60% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 49 43 28
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £44,250 £46,500
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
363 327 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.66% 35.24% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 280 257 280
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 14 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Cheltenham -11 11 £45,000 +47.54%
Tewkesbury +5 8 £40,000 +86.04%
Cirencester -1 2 £42,000 +82.60%
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 69 (75.00%) Degree
2 54 (58.70%) Software Engineering
3 41 (44.57%) C#
3 41 (44.57%) SQL Server
4 35 (38.04%) C++
5 32 (34.78%) .NET
6 27 (29.35%) ASP.NET
7 24 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 23 (25.00%) SQL
8 23 (25.00%) OO
8 23 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (22.83%) Java
9 21 (22.83%) Windows
10 20 (21.74%) Internet
10 20 (21.74%) Mathematics
11 19 (20.65%) HTML
12 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
12 17 (18.48%) PhD
12 17 (18.48%) Aerospace
13 15 (16.30%) CSS
13 15 (16.30%) MVC
13 15 (16.30%) Security Cleared
14 13 (14.13%) Unit Testing
14 13 (14.13%) SC Cleared
14 13 (14.13%) HTML5
15 12 (13.04%) Oracle
15 12 (13.04%) Electronics
16 11 (11.96%) Python
16 11 (11.96%) Cyber Security
17 10 (10.87%) VB.NET

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (6.52%) IIS
1 6 (6.52%) Apache
1 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (3.26%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.09%) Node.js
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
1 1 (1.09%) PaaS
1 1 (1.09%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.74%) Internet
2 9 (9.78%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.52%) LDAP
3 6 (6.52%) SMTP
3 6 (6.52%) Ethernet
3 6 (6.52%) HTTP
3 6 (6.52%) Kerberos
3 6 (6.52%) SNMP
3 6 (6.52%) Firewall
4 2 (2.17%) DNS
4 2 (2.17%) Intranet
5 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.09%) Network Security
5 1 (1.09%) DHCP
5 1 (1.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (44.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.87%) MySQL
3 9 (9.78%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.61%) RDBMS
5 6 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (5.43%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.43%) JUnit
3 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (18.48%) Aerospace
2 12 (13.04%) Electronics
3 9 (9.78%) Finance
4 3 (3.26%) Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
4 3 (3.26%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (47.83%) Software Engineer
2 35 (38.04%) Developer
3 27 (29.35%) Graduate
4 16 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 13 (14.13%) Analyst
6 11 (11.96%) .NET Developer
6 11 (11.96%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (10.87%) Security Analyst
7 10 (10.87%) C# Developer
8 9 (9.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (9.78%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 8 (8.70%) Junior
10 7 (7.61%) Graduate Developer
10 7 (7.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (7.61%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) C# Software Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (4.35%) Graduate Software Developer
13 3 (3.26%) .NET Software Engineer
13 3 (3.26%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (34.78%) .NET
2 27 (29.35%) ASP.NET
3 19 (20.65%) HTML
4 15 (16.30%) CSS
5 13 (14.13%) HTML5
6 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (10.87%) XML
6 10 (10.87%) jQuery
7 8 (8.70%) CSS3
8 7 (7.61%) WCF
9 5 (5.43%) J2EE
9 5 (5.43%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.43%) Spring
9 5 (5.43%) JSF
9 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (4.35%) Web Services
11 3 (3.26%) WPF
11 3 (3.26%) LAMP
11 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (3.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.74%) Mathematics
2 10 (10.87%) Physics
3 8 (8.70%) User Experience
4 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.52%) Open Source
6 5 (5.43%) Chemistry
7 3 (3.26%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.26%) Economics
8 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.17%) GIS
9 1 (1.09%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.83%) Windows
2 10 (10.87%) Linux
3 7 (7.61%) UNIX
4 6 (6.52%) Solaris
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (58.70%) Software Engineering
2 23 (25.00%) OO
2 23 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.30%) MVC
4 13 (14.13%) Unit Testing
5 11 (11.96%) Cyber Security
6 10 (10.87%) TDD
7 7 (7.61%) Change Management
8 6 (6.52%) CRUD
8 6 (6.52%) Software Deployment
8 6 (6.52%) ITIL
9 5 (5.43%) UML
9 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.35%) OOD
11 3 (3.26%) Project Management
11 3 (3.26%) Protective Monitoring
11 3 (3.26%) Supply Chain Management
11 3 (3.26%) Web Development
11 3 (3.26%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (44.57%) C#
2 35 (38.04%) C++
3 23 (25.00%) SQL
4 21 (22.83%) Java
5 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
6 11 (11.96%) Python
7 10 (10.87%) VB.NET
8 8 (8.70%) PHP
9 6 (6.52%) Perl
9 6 (6.52%) Bourne shell
10 3 (3.26%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.26%) C
11 1 (1.09%) VB
11 1 (1.09%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.09%) Ruby
11 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (75.00%) Degree
2 17 (18.48%) PhD
3 15 (16.30%) Security Cleared
4 13 (14.13%) SC Cleared
5 8 (8.70%) DV Cleared
6 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.26%) HND
8 1 (1.09%) GWAPT
8 1 (1.09%) OSCP
8 1 (1.09%) OSCE
8 1 (1.09%) CISM
8 1 (1.09%) GCIA
8 1 (1.09%) GSEC
8 1 (1.09%) GCIH
8 1 (1.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.61%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.52%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.52%) qmail
3 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Zenoss
1 6 (6.52%) yum
1 6 (6.52%) Puppet
1 6 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.52%) Nagios
2 1 (1.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 24 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.04%) Oracle
3 3 (3.26%) Zend
4 2 (2.17%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.09%) AppFog
5 1 (1.09%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.09%) VMware
5 1 (1.09%) Sourcefire
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