The first 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Swindon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 21 32 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.16% 6.39% 9.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.00% 19.05% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 49
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
140 168 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 27.72% 33.53% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 120 161 107
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,850
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.89%
Computer Science
Wiltshire

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 23 April 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Swindon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 23 (62.16%) OOP
2 23 (62.16%) OO
2 23 (62.16%) Degree
3 21 (56.76%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (56.76%) Scrum
4 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
4 15 (40.54%) VB.NET
4 15 (40.54%) .NET
4 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
4 15 (40.54%) ADO.NET
4 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
5 14 (37.84%) CSS
5 14 (37.84%) Crystal Reports
5 14 (37.84%) HTML
5 14 (37.84%) T-SQL
5 14 (37.84%) VBScript
5 14 (37.84%) Project Management
5 14 (37.84%) Retail
5 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (37.84%) Ajax
5 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (37.84%) LINQ
5 14 (37.84%) jQuery
5 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (35.14%) QA
6 13 (35.14%) QuickTest Pro
6 13 (35.14%) MS Office
6 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
6 13 (35.14%) VB

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Office
1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.70%) SyteLine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 14 (37.84%) Crystal Reports
2 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (37.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (18.92%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (18.92%) SAP BW
3 7 (18.92%) SAP BI
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (37.84%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (18.92%) SAP BW Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Senior SAP BW Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) SAP Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) VB.NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Test Manager
7 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Junior
7 3 (8.11%) VB Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Junior Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Lead Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Lead Tester
7 3 (8.11%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) .NET
1 15 (40.54%) ADO.NET
1 15 (40.54%) ASP.NET
2 14 (37.84%) CSS
2 14 (37.84%) Ajax
2 14 (37.84%) LINQ
2 14 (37.84%) jQuery
2 14 (37.84%) HTML
3 11 (29.73%) XML
4 7 (18.92%) SAP MI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Economics
1 7 (18.92%) Informatics
2 3 (8.11%) FMCG
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) RMADS
4 1 (2.70%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) OOP
1 23 (62.16%) OO
2 21 (56.76%) Scrum
2 21 (56.76%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (37.84%) Project Management
4 7 (18.92%) Test Management
4 7 (18.92%) Performance Management
4 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
4 7 (18.92%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (18.92%) Validation
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) CRAMM
5 1 (2.70%) Information Assurance
5 1 (2.70%) Change Management
5 1 (2.70%) Security Management
5 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.70%) Information Security
5 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) SQL
2 15 (40.54%) VB.NET
2 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
3 14 (37.84%) T-SQL
3 14 (37.84%) VBScript
4 13 (35.14%) VB
4 13 (35.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (62.16%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) CISSP
3 1 (2.70%) CISA
3 1 (2.70%) CISM
3 1 (2.70%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (35.14%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Business Objects
1 7 (18.92%) SAP
2 6 (16.22%) HP
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