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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 43 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 23 47 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.76% 8.61% 6.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.43% 21.46% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 41 29
Average salary £27,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
244 219 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 39.87% 40.11% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 212 188 173
Average salary £43,000 £45,250 £38,472
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.97% +17.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 7 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Swindon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 7 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 28 (80.00%) Degree
2 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 24 (68.57%) Windows
3 21 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (60.00%) WebEx
4 20 (57.14%) SQL
5 17 (48.57%) MS Excel
6 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
7 15 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (25.71%) .NET
8 9 (25.71%) Java
9 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.00%) Oracle
11 6 (17.14%) XML
11 6 (17.14%) XPath
11 6 (17.14%) Scrum
12 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
12 5 (14.29%) ISEB
12 5 (14.29%) HP UFT
12 5 (14.29%) QA
12 5 (14.29%) MS Office
12 5 (14.29%) C#
12 5 (14.29%) VBScript
12 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
12 5 (14.29%) CRM
13 4 (11.43%) JMS
13 4 (11.43%) UNIX
13 4 (11.43%) Linux
13 4 (11.43%) HTTP
13 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 17 (48.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.86%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) WebEx
2 4 (11.43%) HTTP
2 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.71%) VPN
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Data Mining
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) HP UFT
2 1 (2.86%) Moq
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Support Engineer
1 12 (34.29%) Applications Support
2 5 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Middleware Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Oracle Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) XML
3 4 (11.43%) JMS
3 4 (11.43%) J2EE
3 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 4 (11.43%) SOAP
3 4 (11.43%) Web Services
3 4 (11.43%) HTML
3 4 (11.43%) jQuery
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (5.71%) Middleware
4 2 (5.71%) WSDL
4 2 (5.71%) XSD
4 2 (5.71%) XSLT
5 1 (2.86%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Scrum
3 5 (14.29%) CRM
4 4 (11.43%) Web Development
5 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.71%) BPEL
5 2 (5.71%) SOA
5 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.71%) Data Security
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Change Control
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) SDLC
6 1 (2.86%) OO
6 1 (2.86%) TDD
6 1 (2.86%) Document Management
6 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) Java
3 6 (17.14%) XPath
4 5 (14.29%) VBScript
4 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 5 (14.29%) C#
5 4 (11.43%) C++
5 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (80.00%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Siebel
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