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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 53 21 37
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 13 59 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.21% 9.16% 4.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.33% 23.60% 12.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 48 23
Average salary £27,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
244 250 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 41.43% 38.82% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 213 203 156
Average salary £45,245 £44,000 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.82% +14.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £26,500 £28,048
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Swindon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 25 (83.33%) Degree
2 24 (80.00%) Windows
3 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 21 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (70.00%) WebEx
4 18 (60.00%) SQL
5 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 15 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (30.00%) Java
8 7 (23.33%) Oracle
9 6 (20.00%) .NET
9 6 (20.00%) XML
9 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (20.00%) XPath
10 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
10 5 (16.67%) CRM
11 4 (13.33%) Linux
11 4 (13.33%) HTTP
11 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 4 (13.33%) J2EE
11 4 (13.33%) C++
11 4 (13.33%) SOAP
11 4 (13.33%) Web Services
11 4 (13.33%) JMS
11 4 (13.33%) UNIX
11 4 (13.33%) Scrum
11 4 (13.33%) Web Development
12 3 (10.00%) QA
12 3 (10.00%) SLA

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.33%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 21 (70.00%) WebEx
2 4 (13.33%) HTTP
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.33%) Moq
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 12 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (13.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Oracle Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Middleware Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
1 6 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (13.33%) J2EE
2 4 (13.33%) SOAP
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 4 (13.33%) JMS
3 2 (6.67%) WSDL
3 2 (6.67%) XSD
3 2 (6.67%) XSLT
3 2 (6.67%) Middleware
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) JTS
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
2 4 (13.33%) UNIX
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.67%) CRM
3 4 (13.33%) Scrum
3 4 (13.33%) Web Development
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) SOA
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Data Security
4 2 (6.67%) BPEL
4 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Change Control
4 2 (6.67%) SDLC
5 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Stress Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Document Management
5 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.33%) TDD
5 1 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (60.00%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) XPath
4 4 (13.33%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) VBScript
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (6.67%) C#
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.67%) Siebel
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
Swindon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16500 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago