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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 63 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 41 44 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.00% 5.33% 3.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.29% 14.47% 9.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 39 21
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
363 304 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 35.38% 36.80% 38.09%
Number of salaries quoted 294 273 270
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 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 31 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 +1 18 £35,000 +62.79% 2
Tewkesbury +2 5 £42,500 +97.67% 1
Gloucester -20 2 £37,500 -21.87% 4
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 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 46 (66.67%) Degree
2 30 (43.48%) Security Cleared
3 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (34.78%) DV Cleared
5 23 (33.33%) Scrum
6 22 (31.88%) C
7 21 (30.43%) Project Management
8 20 (28.99%) Information Security
9 19 (27.54%) ITIL
10 18 (26.09%) Management Information System
11 17 (24.64%) Cyber Security
12 16 (23.19%) Time Management
12 16 (23.19%) Military
13 15 (21.74%) Data Modelling
13 15 (21.74%) Validation
13 15 (21.74%) Service Management
13 15 (21.74%) TOGAF
13 15 (21.74%) MODAF
13 15 (21.74%) Requirements Management
13 15 (21.74%) Use Case
13 15 (21.74%) Rational DOORS
13 15 (21.74%) DevOps
13 15 (21.74%) Performance Metrics
14 14 (20.29%) .NET
15 13 (18.84%) HTML
15 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
15 13 (18.84%) Linux
15 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
15 13 (18.84%) Electronics
15 13 (18.84%) Telecoms

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 2 (2.90%) ArcGIS
1 2 (2.90%) Node.js
2 1 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) Internet
2 3 (4.35%) SMPP
2 3 (4.35%) SMTP
2 3 (4.35%) FTP
2 3 (4.35%) HTTP
3 2 (2.90%) Intranet
4 1 (1.45%) NAS
4 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 16 (23.19%) Military
2 13 (18.84%) Electronics
2 13 (18.84%) Telecoms
3 10 (14.49%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.90%) Automotive
4 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Analyst
2 16 (23.19%) Systems Engineer
3 15 (21.74%) Graduate
4 14 (20.29%) Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Junior
6 10 (14.49%) Junior Analyst
7 9 (13.04%) Software Engineer
8 8 (11.59%) Security Analyst
8 8 (11.59%) Cyber Security Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Test Manager
9 4 (5.80%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.35%) QA Test Manager
10 3 (4.35%) Compliance Manager
10 3 (4.35%) QA Manager
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Manager
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.90%) Test Analyst
11 2 (2.90%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) .NET
2 13 (18.84%) HTML
3 11 (15.94%) CSS
4 7 (10.14%) HTML5
5 5 (7.25%) jQuery
5 5 (7.25%) CSS3
5 5 (7.25%) XML
6 4 (5.80%) Web Services
7 3 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (4.35%) WSDL
7 3 (4.35%) SOAP
7 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.90%) J2EE
8 2 (2.90%) Middleware
8 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.90%) Spring
8 2 (2.90%) Apache Camel
8 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.90%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 15 (21.74%) Performance Metrics
3 9 (13.04%) Mathematics
4 7 (10.14%) Digital Media
5 6 (8.70%) Physics
6 3 (4.35%) Visualisation
6 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.35%) GIS
7 2 (2.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (1.45%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.45%) Informatics
8 1 (1.45%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.45%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.84%) Linux
2 7 (10.14%) Windows
3 3 (4.35%) Android
4 2 (2.90%) UNIX
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (33.33%) Scrum
3 21 (30.43%) Project Management
4 20 (28.99%) Information Security
5 19 (27.54%) ITIL
6 17 (24.64%) Cyber Security
7 16 (23.19%) Time Management
8 15 (21.74%) Data Modelling
8 15 (21.74%) Validation
8 15 (21.74%) Service Management
8 15 (21.74%) TOGAF
8 15 (21.74%) MODAF
8 15 (21.74%) Requirements Management
8 15 (21.74%) Use Case
8 15 (21.74%) DevOps
9 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
10 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
11 5 (7.25%) Release Management
12 4 (5.80%) CRM
12 4 (5.80%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.88%) C
2 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
3 12 (17.39%) C++
4 10 (14.49%) C#
5 8 (11.59%) Java
6 6 (8.70%) Python
6 6 (8.70%) SQL
7 4 (5.80%) Ruby
8 3 (4.35%) XPath
8 3 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.35%) XQuery
9 2 (2.90%) Perl
9 2 (2.90%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.90%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.90%) R
10 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 46 (66.67%) Degree
2 30 (43.48%) Security Cleared
3 24 (34.78%) DV Cleared
4 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.80%) CISSP
5 4 (5.80%) CISM
6 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
6 3 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (1.45%) CISA
7 1 (1.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.35%) COBIT
2 3 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.35%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) ESRI
4 1 (1.45%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.45%) Apple
4 1 (1.45%) Intel
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