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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 72 24 59
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +35
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 26 86 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.46% 9.18% 4.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.41% 21.45% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 77 27
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
309 401 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 29.18% 42.80% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 215 303 321
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -14 9 £29,500 -15.71%
Cheltenham -38 5 £29,500 -26.25%
Tewkesbury -1 3 £29,000 +34.88%
Stroud - 3 £29,500 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 45 (59.21%) Degree
2 44 (57.89%) Software Engineering
3 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
4 32 (42.11%) HTML
5 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
6 30 (39.47%) C#
7 29 (38.16%) .NET
8 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 28 (36.84%) CSS
9 24 (31.58%) C
9 24 (31.58%) Security Cleared
10 23 (30.26%) Mathematics
11 21 (27.63%) Physics
12 20 (26.32%) Scrum
12 20 (26.32%) Time Management
13 17 (22.37%) IIS
14 15 (19.74%) Aerospace
14 15 (19.74%) Chemistry
14 15 (19.74%) jQuery
14 15 (19.74%) DV Cleared
15 14 (18.42%) Windows
15 14 (18.42%) SQL
15 14 (18.42%) C++
16 13 (17.11%) XML
16 13 (17.11%) ITIL
16 13 (17.11%) Project Management
16 13 (17.11%) HTML5
17 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
17 12 (15.79%) Internet

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 17 (22.37%) IIS
2 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (7.89%) CMS
4 3 (3.95%) DNN
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.95%) Kentico
4 3 (3.95%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.95%) Sitefinity
5 2 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) InfoPath
2 3 (3.95%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.95%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.32%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.32%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.32%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.95%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) SMTP
2 2 (2.63%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.63%) HTTP
2 2 (2.63%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.63%) SNMP
2 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.63%) Firewall
2 2 (2.63%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (7.89%) MySQL
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (14.47%) Rational DOORS
3 10 (13.16%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.95%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.32%) NUnit
5 1 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 15 (19.74%) Aerospace
2 12 (15.79%) Military
3 7 (9.21%) Electronics
4 4 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.95%) Marketing
5 3 (3.95%) Publishing
5 3 (3.95%) Legal
6 2 (2.63%) Finance
6 2 (2.63%) Automotive
7 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Retail
7 1 (1.32%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 32 (42.11%) Developer
2 26 (34.21%) Software Engineer
3 15 (19.74%) Graduate
4 12 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 11 (14.47%) Systems Engineer
6 10 (13.16%) Web Developer
6 10 (13.16%) C++ Software Engineer
7 9 (11.84%) Junior
7 9 (11.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (10.53%) Analyst
9 6 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Software Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Junior Web Developer
9 6 (7.89%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Junior Developer
10 5 (6.58%) .NET Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Security Analyst
10 5 (6.58%) Cyber Security Analyst
11 4 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.11%) HTML
2 29 (38.16%) .NET
3 28 (36.84%) CSS
4 15 (19.74%) jQuery
5 13 (17.11%) XML
5 13 (17.11%) HTML5
6 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 9 (11.84%) JSON
7 9 (11.84%) Web Services
7 9 (11.84%) CSS3
8 6 (7.89%) WCF
9 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.26%) LAMP
10 3 (3.95%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (1.32%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.26%) Mathematics
2 21 (27.63%) Physics
3 15 (19.74%) Chemistry
4 11 (14.47%) Management Information System
4 11 (14.47%) Performance Metrics
5 7 (9.21%) User Experience
6 6 (7.89%) Visualisation
7 3 (3.95%) Blog
7 3 (3.95%) Smartphone
7 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.63%) Open Source
9 1 (1.32%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.42%) Windows
2 8 (10.53%) Linux
3 4 (5.26%) UNIX
4 2 (2.63%) Solaris
5 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (26.32%) Scrum
3 20 (26.32%) Time Management
4 13 (17.11%) ITIL
4 13 (17.11%) Project Management
5 11 (14.47%) Information Security
5 11 (14.47%) Validation
5 11 (14.47%) MODAF
5 11 (14.47%) Requirements Management
5 11 (14.47%) TOGAF
5 11 (14.47%) Data Modelling
5 11 (14.47%) Service Management
5 11 (14.47%) Use Case
5 11 (14.47%) DevOps
6 9 (11.84%) Web Design
6 9 (11.84%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (11.84%) CRM
7 6 (7.89%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (7.89%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 30 (39.47%) C#
2 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 24 (31.58%) C
4 14 (18.42%) SQL
4 14 (18.42%) C++
5 9 (11.84%) Python
6 6 (7.89%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.26%) Perl
7 4 (5.26%) PHP
7 4 (5.26%) Ruby
8 3 (3.95%) Java
8 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.63%) R
9 2 (2.63%) Bourne shell
9 2 (2.63%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.63%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 45 (59.21%) Degree
2 24 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 15 (19.74%) DV Cleared
4 9 (11.84%) SC Cleared
5 7 (9.21%) PhD
6 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) ARP4754
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.63%) qmail
2 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
1 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.63%) Zenoss
1 2 (2.63%) yum
1 2 (2.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.26%) Zend
3 3 (3.95%) Google
3 3 (3.95%) Adobe
3 3 (3.95%) Twitter
4 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle
Gloucestershire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum plus bens, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago