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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 66 33 51
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 34 64 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.28% 6.59% 4.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.37% 16.45% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23 55 25
Average salary £29,500 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.66% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
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
328 389 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.63% 40.06% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 239 292 341
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £51,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,523
% change year-on-year
- +1.20%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Gloucester -12 8 £29,500 -26.25% 1
Cheltenham -27 6 £29,500 +37.20% 1
Tewkesbury +3 5 £42,500 +97.67%
Stroud -3 2 £29,500 +37.20%
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 47 (67.14%) Degree
2 33 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (41.43%) Software Engineering
4 28 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 27 (38.57%) Scrum
5 27 (38.57%) C
6 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 23 (32.86%) HTML
7 23 (32.86%) .NET
8 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
8 22 (31.43%) CSS
8 22 (31.43%) Time Management
9 20 (28.57%) DV Cleared
9 20 (28.57%) Project Management
10 19 (27.14%) SQL Server
11 18 (25.71%) Mathematics
12 17 (24.29%) Physics
13 16 (22.86%) C#
14 15 (21.43%) Information Security
15 14 (20.00%) Military
15 14 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (18.57%) Rational DOORS
16 13 (18.57%) DevOps
16 13 (18.57%) Use Case
16 13 (18.57%) Performance Metrics
16 13 (18.57%) Service Management
16 13 (18.57%) Management Information System
16 13 (18.57%) Data Modelling
16 13 (18.57%) ITIL
16 13 (18.57%) Validation

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 11 (15.71%) IIS
2 6 (8.57%) CMS
3 3 (4.29%) DNN
3 3 (4.29%) Umbraco
3 3 (4.29%) Kentico
3 3 (4.29%) Sitefinity
4 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.86%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.29%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.86%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.43%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.43%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.43%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) Intranet
3 1 (1.43%) SAN
3 1 (1.43%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.43%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (18.57%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (11.43%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.29%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.43%) NUnit
5 1 (1.43%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 14 (20.00%) Military
2 13 (18.57%) Aerospace
3 11 (15.71%) Electronics
4 4 (5.71%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.29%) Marketing
5 3 (4.29%) Legal
6 2 (2.86%) Publishing
6 2 (2.86%) Automotive
7 1 (1.43%) Finance
7 1 (1.43%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Developer
2 17 (24.29%) Graduate
3 14 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 14 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Analyst
5 9 (12.86%) Junior
6 7 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 7 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 7 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 6 (8.57%) Junior Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Junior Web Developer
8 4 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Junior Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.29%) QA Test Manager
9 3 (4.29%) Designer
9 3 (4.29%) QA Manager
9 3 (4.29%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.86%) HTML
1 23 (32.86%) .NET
2 22 (31.43%) CSS
3 11 (15.71%) XML
4 10 (14.29%) jQuery
5 9 (12.86%) JSON
5 9 (12.86%) Web Services
6 7 (10.00%) HTML5
7 6 (8.57%) CSS3
8 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
9 3 (4.29%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (2.86%) Apache Flex
11 1 (1.43%) WCF
11 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.43%) PhoneGap
11 1 (1.43%) PostGIS
11 1 (1.43%) Corona SDK
11 1 (1.43%) LAMP
11 1 (1.43%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.71%) Mathematics
2 17 (24.29%) Physics
3 13 (18.57%) Management Information System
3 13 (18.57%) Performance Metrics
4 10 (14.29%) Chemistry
5 6 (8.57%) Visualisation
6 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (5.71%) User Experience
8 3 (4.29%) Blog
8 3 (4.29%) Smartphone
9 2 (2.86%) GIS
9 2 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.14%) Linux
2 10 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (4.29%) Android
4 2 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (41.43%) Software Engineering
3 27 (38.57%) Scrum
4 22 (31.43%) Time Management
5 20 (28.57%) Project Management
6 15 (21.43%) Information Security
7 13 (18.57%) Use Case
7 13 (18.57%) MODAF
7 13 (18.57%) Requirements Management
7 13 (18.57%) TOGAF
7 13 (18.57%) Service Management
7 13 (18.57%) Data Modelling
7 13 (18.57%) ITIL
7 13 (18.57%) Validation
7 13 (18.57%) DevOps
8 12 (17.14%) CRM
9 9 (12.86%) Web Design
9 9 (12.86%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (11.43%) Cyber Security
11 6 (8.57%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) C
2 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.86%) C#
4 12 (17.14%) C++
5 8 (11.43%) SQL
6 6 (8.57%) Java
6 6 (8.57%) Python
7 4 (5.71%) Ruby
8 3 (4.29%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.86%) Perl
9 2 (2.86%) R
9 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.86%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.86%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 47 (67.14%) Degree
2 28 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 20 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.29%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (2.86%) PhD
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) ARP4754
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Firmware
1 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) Adobe
2 3 (4.29%) Oracle
2 3 (4.29%) Google
2 3 (4.29%) Twitter
3 2 (2.86%) SAP
3 2 (2.86%) ESRI
4 1 (1.43%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.43%) Zend
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GE Capital
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucestershire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 days ago