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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 58 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 35 54 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.77% 5.93% 4.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.04% 17.20% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 48 25
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,650 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,350 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
317 314 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 34.16% 34.47% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 257 272 303
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,100 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
(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 -10 11 £25,000 +16.27% 3
Tewkesbury -1 5 £42,500 +97.67%
Gloucester -16 2 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 50 (67.57%) Degree
2 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (40.54%) Scrum
4 29 (39.19%) Security Cleared
5 28 (37.84%) C
6 24 (32.43%) Software Engineering
7 23 (31.08%) Project Management
7 23 (31.08%) Time Management
8 22 (29.73%) .NET
9 21 (28.38%) HTML
9 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
9 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
9 21 (28.38%) DV Cleared
10 19 (25.68%) CSS
11 18 (24.32%) Military
11 18 (24.32%) Information Security
12 16 (21.62%) Data Modelling
12 16 (21.62%) ITIL
12 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
12 16 (21.62%) Service Management
12 16 (21.62%) Management Information System
12 16 (21.62%) Validation
12 16 (21.62%) Requirements Management
12 16 (21.62%) MODAF
12 16 (21.62%) TOGAF
12 16 (21.62%) Mathematics
12 16 (21.62%) Use Case
12 16 (21.62%) Rational DOORS
12 16 (21.62%) DevOps
12 16 (21.62%) Performance Metrics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (9.46%) IIS
2 5 (6.76%) CMS
3 3 (4.05%) DNN
3 3 (4.05%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.05%) Kentico
3 3 (4.05%) Sitefinity
4 2 (2.70%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.70%) Node.js
5 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.70%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.35%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.35%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.35%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) Internet
2 2 (2.70%) SMPP
2 2 (2.70%) Intranet
2 2 (2.70%) SMTP
2 2 (2.70%) FTP
2 2 (2.70%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) SAN
3 1 (1.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Rational DOORS
2 12 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (12.16%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.35%) NUnit
5 1 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 18 (24.32%) Military
2 13 (17.57%) Electronics
2 13 (17.57%) Aerospace
3 5 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.70%) Marketing
5 2 (2.70%) Automotive
5 2 (2.70%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Finance
6 1 (1.35%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 22 (29.73%) Developer
2 19 (25.68%) Graduate
3 17 (22.97%) Systems Engineer
4 14 (18.92%) Analyst
5 12 (16.22%) Junior
5 12 (16.22%) Software Engineer
6 8 (10.81%) Web Developer
6 8 (10.81%) Security Analyst
6 8 (10.81%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) Junior Analyst
7 6 (8.11%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.11%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Junior Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Junior Web Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Test Manager
10 3 (4.05%) QA Manager
10 3 (4.05%) QA Test Manager
10 3 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.73%) .NET
2 21 (28.38%) HTML
3 19 (25.68%) CSS
4 9 (12.16%) jQuery
4 9 (12.16%) Web Services
4 9 (12.16%) XML
5 7 (9.46%) HTML5
5 7 (9.46%) JSON
6 5 (6.76%) CSS3
6 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.05%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.70%) Apache Camel
8 2 (2.70%) J2EE
8 2 (2.70%) WSDL
8 2 (2.70%) Middleware
8 2 (2.70%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.70%) Spring
8 2 (2.70%) Apache Flex
8 2 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.62%) Management Information System
1 16 (21.62%) Mathematics
1 16 (21.62%) Performance Metrics
2 13 (17.57%) Physics
3 7 (9.46%) Chemistry
4 5 (6.76%) Visualisation
5 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.70%) GIS
7 2 (2.70%) User Experience
7 2 (2.70%) Blog
7 2 (2.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (2.70%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.35%) Informatics
8 1 (1.35%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.57%) Linux
2 9 (12.16%) Windows
3 4 (5.41%) Android
4 2 (2.70%) UNIX
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.54%) Scrum
3 24 (32.43%) Software Engineering
4 23 (31.08%) Time Management
4 23 (31.08%) Project Management
5 18 (24.32%) Information Security
6 16 (21.62%) TOGAF
6 16 (21.62%) MODAF
6 16 (21.62%) Requirements Management
6 16 (21.62%) Use Case
6 16 (21.62%) Service Management
6 16 (21.62%) ITIL
6 16 (21.62%) Validation
6 16 (21.62%) Data Modelling
6 16 (21.62%) DevOps
7 14 (18.92%) Cyber Security
8 10 (13.51%) CRM
9 7 (9.46%) Web Design
9 7 (9.46%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (9.46%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (37.84%) C
2 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.27%) C#
4 13 (17.57%) C++
5 8 (10.81%) Java
5 8 (10.81%) SQL
6 5 (6.76%) Python
7 4 (5.41%) Ruby
8 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.70%) Perl
9 2 (2.70%) R
9 2 (2.70%) XPath
9 2 (2.70%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.70%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.70%) XQuery
10 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 50 (67.57%) Degree
2 29 (39.19%) Security Cleared
3 21 (28.38%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.11%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) ARP4754
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) SAP
3 2 (2.70%) Adobe
3 2 (2.70%) ESRI
3 2 (2.70%) Google
3 2 (2.70%) Twitter
4 1 (1.35%) Xamarin
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Aviation
Salary: Competitive salary with flexible benefits.
Posted: 18 days ago