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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 21 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 57 22 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 8.69% 4.17% 6.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 32.39% 13.84% 19.50%
Number of salaries quoted 47 21 27
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
176 159 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 26.83% 30.11% 31.35%
Number of salaries quoted 143 129 157
Average salary £42,500 £38,472 £40,464
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -4.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,263 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 30 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Swindon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 50 (59.52%) SQL
2 49 (58.33%) XML
3 39 (46.43%) Degree
4 32 (38.10%) MS Excel
5 31 (36.90%) Java
6 30 (35.71%) MS Office
6 30 (35.71%) QA
7 27 (32.14%) SQL Server
8 26 (30.95%) VBScript
8 26 (30.95%) VB
8 26 (30.95%) QuickTest Pro
8 26 (30.95%) Scrum
9 25 (29.76%) Oracle
10 22 (26.19%) VBA
11 21 (25.00%) HTML
11 21 (25.00%) CSS
11 21 (25.00%) Finance
11 21 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 21 (25.00%) Relational Database
12 18 (21.43%) Automated Testing
12 18 (21.43%) Telecoms
12 18 (21.43%) XSD
12 18 (21.43%) Windows
12 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
12 18 (21.43%) PhD
13 17 (20.24%) RDBMS
13 17 (20.24%) HND
13 17 (20.24%) Pharmaceutical
13 17 (20.24%) jQuery
13 17 (20.24%) HTML5

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4 (4.76%) IIS
2 3 (3.57%) SAS
3 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 32 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 30 (35.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (17.86%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (5.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.19%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) HTTP
2 4 (4.76%) Wireshark
2 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.76%) VPN
2 4 (4.76%) DNS
2 4 (4.76%) SMTP
2 4 (4.76%) DHCP
2 4 (4.76%) LDAP
2 4 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 21 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 17 (20.24%) RDBMS
4 14 (16.67%) DB2
5 11 (13.10%) MySQL
6 6 (7.14%) Data Mining
6 6 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (7.14%) MS Access
6 6 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (7.14%) SAP BI
6 6 (7.14%) SAP BW
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (30.95%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.76%) Selenium
3 4 (4.76%) TestNG
3 4 (4.76%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.19%) JUnit
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (25.00%) Finance
2 18 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 17 (20.24%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (41.67%) Developer
2 17 (20.24%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.90%) Tester
3 10 (11.90%) Junior
4 9 (10.71%) Analyst
4 9 (10.71%) Junior Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Test Manager
6 7 (8.33%) Lead Tester
6 7 (8.33%) Automated Tester
7 6 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) SAP BW Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Senior SAP BW Analyst
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Technical Support
8 4 (4.76%) Senior QA Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (58.33%) XML
2 21 (25.00%) HTML
2 21 (25.00%) CSS
3 18 (21.43%) XSD
4 17 (20.24%) jQuery
4 17 (20.24%) HTML5
4 17 (20.24%) CSS3
5 16 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 16 (19.05%) GWT
6 10 (11.90%) Web Services
6 10 (11.90%) OSGi
7 9 (10.71%) Spring
7 9 (10.71%) Hibernate
8 6 (7.14%) SAP MI
9 4 (4.76%) REST
9 4 (4.76%) .NET
9 4 (4.76%) SOAP
10 3 (3.57%) Middleware
11 1 (1.19%) ADO.NET
11 1 (1.19%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 7 (8.33%) Mathematics
1 7 (8.33%) Physics
2 6 (7.14%) Visualisation
2 6 (7.14%) Informatics
2 6 (7.14%) Statistics
2 6 (7.14%) Economics
3 2 (2.38%) FMCG
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) CESG
4 1 (1.19%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.19%) RMADS
4 1 (1.19%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.43%) Windows
2 12 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (1.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.95%) Scrum
2 21 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 18 (21.43%) Automated Testing
4 15 (17.86%) OO
5 14 (16.67%) OOP
5 14 (16.67%) Process Management
6 11 (13.10%) OOD
7 8 (9.52%) UML
7 8 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 7 (8.33%) SOA
8 7 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 7 (8.33%) Database Tuning
9 6 (7.14%) Campaign Management
9 6 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (7.14%) Test Management
9 6 (7.14%) Performance Management
9 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.14%) Validation
10 5 (5.95%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (4.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 50 (59.52%) SQL
2 31 (36.90%) Java
3 26 (30.95%) VBScript
3 26 (30.95%) VB
4 22 (26.19%) VBA
5 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.76%) C#
7 3 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.57%) R
8 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.19%) C++
9 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (46.43%) Degree
2 18 (21.43%) PhD
3 17 (20.24%) HND
4 15 (17.86%) ISEB
5 1 (1.19%) CISA
5 1 (1.19%) CISM
5 1 (1.19%) CISSP
5 1 (1.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (35.71%) QA
2 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) SCCM
1 4 (4.76%) MOM
1 4 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (29.76%) Oracle
2 11 (13.10%) HP
3 6 (7.14%) SAP
3 6 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 4 (4.76%) VMware
5 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.19%) Intergraph
6 1 (1.19%) Zend
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