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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 41 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 17 22 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.17% 4.38% 6.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.77% 11.06% 16.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 29
Average salary £29,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £50,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
174 199 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 32.40% 39.64% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 131 175 187
Average salary £37,000 £42,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,130 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Swindon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 23 (71.88%) Degree
2 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 16 (50.00%) Windows
3 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (34.38%) Java
5 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
6 10 (31.25%) C#
6 10 (31.25%) .NET
6 10 (31.25%) MS Office
6 10 (31.25%) WebEx
7 9 (28.13%) Scrum
8 8 (25.00%) QA
8 8 (25.00%) VBScript
8 8 (25.00%) ISEB
8 8 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
9 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
10 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
10 6 (18.75%) HTML
10 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
10 6 (18.75%) XML
11 5 (15.63%) HTTP
11 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
11 5 (15.63%) Oracle
11 5 (15.63%) Linux
11 5 (15.63%) CSS
11 5 (15.63%) C++

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 2 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (31.25%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.13%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) WebEx
2 5 (15.63%) HTTP
2 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.50%) VPN
3 4 (12.50%) DNS
3 4 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (6.25%) LDAP
4 2 (6.25%) SMTP
4 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) Wireshark
5 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.13%) Moq
General
1 2 (6.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Test Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Applications Support
4 5 (15.63%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Applications Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Technical Support
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Oracle Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) HTML
2 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 6 (18.75%) XML
3 5 (15.63%) jQuery
3 5 (15.63%) CSS
4 3 (9.38%) SOAP
4 3 (9.38%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) J2EE
4 3 (9.38%) JMS
5 1 (3.13%) POSIX
5 1 (3.13%) WSDL
5 1 (3.13%) JTS
5 1 (3.13%) Middleware
5 1 (3.13%) WPF
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (3.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (3.13%) XSD
5 1 (3.13%) XSLT
5 1 (3.13%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Scrum
3 4 (12.50%) CRM
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Web Development
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (3.13%) OOD
6 1 (3.13%) SOA
6 1 (3.13%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) BPEL
6 1 (3.13%) Document Management
6 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Security
6 1 (3.13%) Stress Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) SQL
2 11 (34.38%) Java
3 10 (31.25%) C#
4 8 (25.00%) VBScript
5 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
6 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
7 5 (15.63%) C++
8 4 (12.50%) XPath
9 1 (3.13%) C
9 1 (3.13%) Python
9 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Degree
2 8 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) MBA
3 1 (3.13%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) MOM
1 2 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.13%) Siebel
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