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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 50 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 33 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.00% 2.76% 2.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.38% 8.47% 9.19%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 31
Average salary £34,500 £27,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.32% -20.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £31,250 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
318 236 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 38.55% 32.55% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 289 210 335
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,274 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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 +7 9 £51,000 +75.86% 2
Tetbury - 6 £35,000 -
Cheltenham -9 5 £22,500 -19.64%
Tewkesbury - 3 £21,500 -
Cirencester +17 1 £36,500 +46.00%
Berkeley -3 1 £26,000 -20.00%
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 79 (75.96%) Degree
2 72 (69.23%) Software Engineering
3 66 (63.46%) C++
4 52 (50.00%) Java
5 49 (47.12%) C
6 45 (43.27%) Security Cleared
7 43 (41.35%) C#
8 36 (34.62%) .NET
9 34 (32.69%) SQL
9 34 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (28.85%) ASP.NET
11 27 (25.96%) SQL Server
12 23 (22.12%) OO
12 23 (22.12%) MVC
13 21 (20.19%) Web Development
14 19 (18.27%) jQuery
14 19 (18.27%) DV Cleared
15 17 (16.35%) Finance
15 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
16 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
16 16 (15.38%) J2EE
16 16 (15.38%) Spring
16 16 (15.38%) Hibernate
17 15 (14.42%) Aerospace
17 15 (14.42%) HTML
18 14 (13.46%) JavaScript
18 14 (13.46%) Python
18 14 (13.46%) Linux
18 14 (13.46%) Cyber Security
19 13 (12.50%) iOS Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 12 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.88%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.96%) Node.js
3 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.73%) MS Project
3 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.96%) PaaS
2 1 (0.96%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.50%) Network Security
2 12 (11.54%) HTTP
3 8 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.73%) Internet
5 3 (2.88%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.92%) DNS
6 2 (1.92%) Intranet
7 1 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.96%) DHCP
7 1 (0.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.96%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.77%) RDBMS
3 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.92%) MySQL
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.85%) JUnit
3 3 (2.88%) PVCS
3 3 (2.88%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.92%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.96%) LabVIEW
General
1 17 (16.35%) Finance
2 15 (14.42%) Aerospace
3 10 (9.62%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.77%) Electronics
5 5 (4.81%) Law
6 3 (2.88%) Banking
7 2 (1.92%) Retail
7 2 (1.92%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.92%) Military
8 1 (0.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (45.19%) Developer
2 35 (33.65%) Graduate
3 29 (27.88%) Software Engineer
4 17 (16.35%) Graduate Developer
5 13 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 12 (11.54%) Junior
6 12 (11.54%) Software Developer
7 11 (10.58%) .NET Developer
8 10 (9.62%) Junior Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Development Engineer
10 6 (5.77%) Graduate Software Developer
10 6 (5.77%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.81%) Test Manager
11 5 (4.81%) C++ Developer
11 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (4.81%) Graduate C++ Developer
12 4 (3.85%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.85%) Integration Manager
12 4 (3.85%) Senior Developer
13 3 (2.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (34.62%) .NET
2 30 (28.85%) ASP.NET
3 19 (18.27%) jQuery
4 16 (15.38%) J2EE
4 16 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 16 (15.38%) Spring
5 15 (14.42%) HTML
6 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (12.50%) HTML5
7 12 (11.54%) Qt
7 12 (11.54%) EJB
8 10 (9.62%) XML
9 7 (6.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (5.77%) Backbone.js
10 6 (5.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (5.77%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.81%) CSS
11 5 (4.81%) Web Services
12 4 (3.85%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) iPhone
1 13 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 12 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.62%) Mathematics
4 9 (8.65%) Digital Media
5 6 (5.77%) Physics
6 5 (4.81%) User Experience
7 4 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (3.85%) Firmware
8 3 (2.88%) Economics
8 3 (2.88%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.88%) CAN bus
9 2 (1.92%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.92%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.46%) Linux
2 13 (12.50%) Windows
3 12 (11.54%) Android
4 3 (2.88%) VxWorks
5 2 (1.92%) UNIX
6 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (69.23%) Software Engineering
2 34 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (22.12%) OO
3 23 (22.12%) MVC
4 21 (20.19%) Web Development
5 14 (13.46%) Cyber Security
6 13 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 13 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (11.54%) Information Assurance
7 12 (11.54%) Android Development
8 11 (10.58%) TDD
8 11 (10.58%) Programme Management
9 9 (8.65%) Project Management
9 9 (8.65%) UML
10 8 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
11 7 (6.73%) Risk Management
12 6 (5.77%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.77%) Software Architecture
12 6 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (5.77%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (63.46%) C++
2 52 (50.00%) Java
3 49 (47.12%) C
4 43 (41.35%) C#
5 34 (32.69%) SQL
6 14 (13.46%) JavaScript
6 14 (13.46%) Python
7 11 (10.58%) VB.NET
8 10 (9.62%) PHP
8 10 (9.62%) Ada
9 9 (8.65%) Ruby
10 6 (5.77%) Assembly Language
11 3 (2.88%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 79 (75.96%) Degree
2 45 (43.27%) Security Cleared
3 19 (18.27%) DV Cleared
4 12 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 9 (8.65%) PhD
6 8 (7.69%) HND
7 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) QA
2 2 (1.92%) IEC 61508
2 2 (1.92%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.92%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.54%) Oracle
2 12 (11.54%) BT
3 2 (1.92%) VMware
3 2 (1.92%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.96%) AppFog
4 1 (0.96%) SAP
4 1 (0.96%) HP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago