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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 50 38 72
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +34
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 47 63 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.63% 6.99% 3.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.97% 17.75% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 37 57 29
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £48,500 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
314 355 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.91% 39.40% 46.76%
Number of salaries quoted 258 295 331
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,655 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £50,000 £51,500
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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Tewkesbury +2 16 £36,750 +40.00% 2
Gloucester 0 12 £42,500 +41.66%
Cheltenham -18 8 £50,000 +70.94% 1
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 71 (78.02%) Degree
2 56 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 36 (39.56%) C#
4 35 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 30 (32.97%) .NET
6 29 (31.87%) HTML
7 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (28.57%) Mathematics
8 25 (27.47%) C++
8 25 (27.47%) JavaScript
8 25 (27.47%) CSS
9 23 (25.27%) Windows
9 23 (25.27%) Aerospace
10 22 (24.18%) Physics
11 19 (20.88%) Internet
12 16 (17.58%) IIS
12 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
12 16 (17.58%) Security Cleared
13 15 (16.48%) XML
14 14 (15.38%) SQL
14 14 (15.38%) C
14 14 (15.38%) jQuery
14 14 (15.38%) Chemistry
15 13 (14.29%) Time Management
15 13 (14.29%) Scrum
16 12 (13.19%) Electronics
16 12 (13.19%) OO
16 12 (13.19%) Team Foundation Server
16 12 (13.19%) Cyber Security

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 16 (17.58%) IIS
2 8 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (6.59%) Apache
4 5 (5.49%) CMS
5 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.20%) Kentico
6 2 (2.20%) Sitefinity
6 2 (2.20%) DNN
6 2 (2.20%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.30%) InfoPath
2 3 (3.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.20%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.10%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.10%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.10%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.10%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.88%) Internet
2 7 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.59%) LDAP
3 6 (6.59%) SMTP
3 6 (6.59%) Ethernet
3 6 (6.59%) HTTP
3 6 (6.59%) Kerberos
3 6 (6.59%) SNMP
3 6 (6.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.10%) Network Security
4 1 (1.10%) DHCP
4 1 (1.10%) VPN
4 1 (1.10%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) MySQL
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (10.99%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.40%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (3.30%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (2.20%) JUnit
6 1 (1.10%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.10%) NUnit
6 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (25.27%) Aerospace
2 12 (13.19%) Electronics
3 5 (5.49%) Finance
4 4 (4.40%) Military
5 3 (3.30%) Legal
5 3 (3.30%) Marketing
5 3 (3.30%) Publishing
6 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.20%) Banking
6 2 (2.20%) Retail
6 2 (2.20%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 41 (45.05%) Software Engineer
2 34 (37.36%) Developer
3 23 (25.27%) Graduate
4 15 (16.48%) C++ Software Engineer
5 14 (15.38%) Analyst
6 12 (13.19%) Junior
7 11 (12.09%) Security Analyst
7 11 (12.09%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 10 (10.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (10.99%) C# Developer
9 9 (9.89%) Web Developer
10 8 (8.79%) Software Developer
11 7 (7.69%) .NET Developer
11 7 (7.69%) Junior Developer
11 7 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (6.59%) C# Software Engineer
12 6 (6.59%) Junior Web Developer
13 5 (5.49%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 4 (4.40%) .NET Software Engineer
14 4 (4.40%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.97%) .NET
2 29 (31.87%) HTML
3 25 (27.47%) CSS
4 16 (17.58%) ASP.NET
5 15 (16.48%) XML
6 14 (15.38%) jQuery
7 10 (10.99%) HTML5
8 9 (9.89%) Web Services
9 8 (8.79%) JSON
9 8 (8.79%) WCF
10 6 (6.59%) CSS3
10 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (4.40%) LAMP
12 2 (2.20%) Hibernate
12 2 (2.20%) Spring
12 2 (2.20%) JSF
12 2 (2.20%) J2EE
12 2 (2.20%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.20%) WPF
12 2 (2.20%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 26 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 22 (24.18%) Physics
3 14 (15.38%) Chemistry
4 7 (7.69%) User Experience
5 6 (6.59%) Open Source
6 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.40%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.30%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.30%) Blog
7 3 (3.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (25.27%) Windows
2 8 (8.79%) Linux
3 6 (6.59%) Solaris
3 6 (6.59%) UNIX
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.10%) Android
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (14.29%) Scrum
3 13 (14.29%) Time Management
4 12 (13.19%) OO
4 12 (13.19%) Cyber Security
5 10 (10.99%) Unit Testing
6 9 (9.89%) ITIL
6 9 (9.89%) MVC
7 8 (8.79%) CRM
7 8 (8.79%) Web Design
7 8 (8.79%) TDD
7 8 (8.79%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (7.69%) Change Management
9 6 (6.59%) Project Management
9 6 (6.59%) Software Deployment
10 5 (5.49%) Technical Analysis
10 5 (5.49%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.40%) Information Security
11 4 (4.40%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (39.56%) C#
2 25 (27.47%) C++
2 25 (27.47%) JavaScript
3 14 (15.38%) SQL
3 14 (15.38%) C
4 10 (10.99%) Python
5 9 (9.89%) VB.NET
6 6 (6.59%) Perl
6 6 (6.59%) Bourne shell
7 5 (5.49%) PHP
8 4 (4.40%) Java
9 3 (3.30%) Embedded C++
9 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (78.02%) Degree
2 16 (17.58%) Security Cleared
3 11 (12.09%) PhD
4 9 (9.89%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.59%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.10%) CISM
6 1 (1.10%) GCIA
6 1 (1.10%) GSEC
6 1 (1.10%) GCIH
6 1 (1.10%) CISSP
6 1 (1.10%) GWAPT
6 1 (1.10%) OSCP
6 1 (1.10%) OSCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.10%) ARP4754
System Software
1 8 (8.79%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.59%) qmail
4 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) Zenoss
1 6 (6.59%) yum
1 6 (6.59%) Puppet
1 6 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.59%) Nagios
2 1 (1.10%) Nessus
Vendors
1 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.40%) Zend
3 3 (3.30%) Twitter
3 3 (3.30%) Adobe
3 3 (3.30%) Google
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle
4 2 (2.20%) SAP
5 1 (1.10%) LogRhythm
5 1 (1.10%) VMware
5 1 (1.10%) Sourcefire
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £23,000 to £33,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Tewkesbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago