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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 49 22 41
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 12 60 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.25% 8.42% 4.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.24% 23.35% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 48 20
Average salary £35,500 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.12% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,750 £47,750
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
229 257 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 42.96% 36.04% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 207 204 154
Average salary £46,377 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 August 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Swindon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (84.85%) Degree
2 24 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (69.70%) Windows
4 21 (63.64%) WebEx
5 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
6 18 (54.55%) SQL
7 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
7 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 15 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (27.27%) Java
9 7 (21.21%) CRM
10 6 (18.18%) Oracle
10 6 (18.18%) XML
10 6 (18.18%) XPath
10 6 (18.18%) QA
11 5 (15.15%) SLA
11 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
11 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
11 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (12.12%) JMS
12 4 (12.12%) HTTP
12 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
12 4 (12.12%) SOAP
12 4 (12.12%) Web Services
12 4 (12.12%) Linux
12 4 (12.12%) ITIL
12 4 (12.12%) UNIX
12 4 (12.12%) C++
12 4 (12.12%) .NET
12 4 (12.12%) J2EE

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (6.06%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (63.64%) WebEx
2 4 (12.12%) HTTP
2 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.06%) VPN
3 2 (6.06%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Support Engineer
1 12 (36.36%) Applications Support
2 4 (12.12%) Applications Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Oracle Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Middleware Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) XML
2 4 (12.12%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) J2EE
2 4 (12.12%) SOAP
2 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 4 (12.12%) JMS
3 2 (6.06%) WSDL
3 2 (6.06%) Middleware
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (6.06%) XSD
3 2 (6.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (69.70%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) CRM
2 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Web Development
3 4 (12.12%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) People Management
4 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.09%) Time Management
4 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Validation
4 3 (9.09%) Scrum
4 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
5 2 (6.06%) ITSM
5 2 (6.06%) Data Security
5 2 (6.06%) SOA
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.06%) BPEL
5 2 (6.06%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (18.18%) XPath
4 4 (12.12%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (84.85%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
2 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) Siebel
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