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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 35 38 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 16 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.79% 5.25% 2.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.60% 13.96% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 8
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%

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
127 222 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 30.09% 37.63% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 95 208 140
Median salary £42,500 £46,150 £38,574
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.90% +19.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,250 £65,727
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of job ads across the Swindon region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Swindon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 20 (95.24%) Degree
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
4 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 8 (38.10%) Selenium
5 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
5 5 (23.81%) C++
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) DevOps
6 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (19.05%) OOP
6 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
7 3 (14.29%) Windows
7 3 (14.29%) Python
7 3 (14.29%) SOA
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) Intel
7 3 (14.29%) Games
7 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
7 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 3 (14.29%) XML
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle
7 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Spring
7 3 (14.29%) Network Security
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
7 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
7 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (14.29%) IaaS
1 3 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 8 (38.10%) Selenium
3 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
4 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
4 2 (9.52%) JUnit
5 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Games
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Data Centre Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Security Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Security Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) Release Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Software Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) IT Graduate
6 1 (4.76%) Software Development Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 3 (14.29%) OpenDaylight
1 3 (14.29%) Spring
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps
3 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
4 4 (19.05%) OOP
5 3 (14.29%) Game Development
5 3 (14.29%) Microservices
5 3 (14.29%) Open Source
5 3 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 3 (14.29%) Presales
5 3 (14.29%) SOA
6 2 (9.52%) MVC
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Structured Programming
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) BDD
7 1 (4.76%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) C++
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) Shell Script
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) HIPAA
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Ceph
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Intel
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
1 3 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (9.52%) Atlassian
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
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