The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 52 50 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -34
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 15 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.54% 3.12% 9.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.54% 9.09% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 45
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
199 165 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 33.73% 34.30% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 137 156 217
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £51,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Swindon region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Swindon

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Swindon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 38 (73.08%) Degree
2 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (53.85%) Scrum
4 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 25 (48.08%) SQL
6 20 (38.46%) ISEB
7 19 (36.54%) C#
8 18 (34.62%) MS Office
9 17 (32.69%) .NET
10 16 (30.77%) QA
11 15 (28.85%) VBScript
12 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
13 13 (25.00%) Java
13 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 13 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
14 12 (23.08%) HTML
15 11 (21.15%) VB.NET
15 11 (21.15%) CSS
15 11 (21.15%) XML
15 11 (21.15%) Windows
15 11 (21.15%) MVC
15 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
16 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
17 9 (17.31%) TDD
17 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
18 8 (15.38%) OO
19 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
19 7 (13.46%) DHCP
19 7 (13.46%) VPN
19 7 (13.46%) DNS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
1 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.85%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.85%) CMS
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.92%) Liferay
3 1 (1.92%) Joomla!
Applications
1 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 18 (34.62%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) DHCP
1 7 (13.46%) VPN
1 7 (13.46%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) Wireshark
2 2 (3.85%) SAN
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) SMTP
2 2 (3.85%) HTTP
2 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.85%) LDAP
3 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) DB2
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (5.77%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.77%) TestNG
2 3 (5.77%) Selenium
3 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.92%) Ant
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (1.92%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) Maven
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) German Language
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) Test Manager
3 12 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 7 (13.46%) C# Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Junior
6 5 (9.62%) Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Graduate
8 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Products Support Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.69%) .NET
2 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET
3 12 (23.08%) HTML
4 11 (21.15%) CSS
4 11 (21.15%) XML
5 7 (13.46%) jQuery
5 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
6 6 (11.54%) Web Services
7 4 (7.69%) HTML5
7 4 (7.69%) SOAP
8 3 (5.77%) REST
9 1 (1.92%) STL
9 1 (1.92%) XSLT
9 1 (1.92%) J2EE
9 1 (1.92%) MFC
9 1 (1.92%) POSIX
9 1 (1.92%) XHTML
9 1 (1.92%) WSDL
9 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Physics
3 2 (3.85%) Replication
3 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.92%) RIA
4 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) UNIX
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.92%) Android
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (53.85%) Scrum
3 11 (21.15%) MVC
3 11 (21.15%) Unit Testing
4 9 (17.31%) TDD
4 9 (17.31%) Software Engineering
5 8 (15.38%) OO
6 7 (13.46%) Time Management
7 4 (7.69%) Use Case
7 4 (7.69%) OOD
7 4 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (5.77%) SOA
8 3 (5.77%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (5.77%) Process Management
8 3 (5.77%) Change Management
8 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.85%) Analytics
9 2 (3.85%) CRM
9 2 (3.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) SQL
2 19 (36.54%) C#
3 15 (28.85%) VBScript
4 13 (25.00%) Java
4 13 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (21.15%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.85%) C++
7 2 (3.85%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) VB
8 1 (1.92%) C
8 1 (1.92%) VBA
8 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (73.08%) Degree
2 20 (38.46%) ISEB
3 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.92%) PhD
5 1 (1.92%) Siebel Certification
5 1 (1.92%) MBA
5 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.77%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
1 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
1 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
1 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.85%) MOM
1 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) VMware
3 3 (5.77%) HP
3 3 (5.77%) IBM
4 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.85%) Sage
4 2 (3.85%) Dell
4 2 (3.85%) EMC
5 1 (1.92%) Siebel
5 1 (1.92%) Adobe
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