The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 55 56 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -36
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 52 48 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.24% 4.38% 8.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.47% 11.68% 23.54%
Number of salaries quoted 40 47 80
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Computer Science
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
386 411 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 31.46% 37.53% 37.62%
Number of salaries quoted 289 354 356
Average salary £40,000 £35,554 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Wiltshire region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +7 28 £40,000 +13.22% 2
Salisbury - 9 £27,500 -
Chippenham -20 7 £37,500 +20.96% 2
Trowbridge +7 4 £26,000 +8.33%
Marlborough - 2 - -
Corsham - 1 £60,000 - 1
Devizes - 1 £75,000 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

1 103 (77.44%) Degree
2 58 (43.61%) SQL
3 57 (42.86%) Java
4 54 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (39.85%) XML
6 46 (34.59%) JavaScript
7 43 (32.33%) HTML
8 40 (30.08%) Scrum
9 39 (29.32%) CSS
10 38 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 33 (24.81%) SQL Server
12 30 (22.56%) C#
12 30 (22.56%) Windows
13 29 (21.80%) HTML5
14 28 (21.05%) Finance
15 27 (20.30%) Software Engineering
15 27 (20.30%) Web Services
15 27 (20.30%) Security Cleared
16 26 (19.55%) Oracle
16 26 (19.55%) .NET
16 26 (19.55%) MVC
17 24 (18.05%) QA
17 24 (18.05%) MS Office
18 23 (17.29%) ISEB
19 22 (16.54%) SC Cleared
20 21 (15.79%) VBScript
20 21 (15.79%) TDD
21 20 (15.04%) ASP.NET
22 19 (14.29%) SOAP
22 19 (14.29%) Microsoft

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 12 (9.02%) Joomla!
1 12 (9.02%) Alfresco
2 5 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.76%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.01%) CMS
3 4 (3.01%) IIS
4 3 (2.26%) SAS
5 2 (1.50%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.75%) Liferay
6 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 24 (18.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (11.28%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.76%) SaaS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.77%) Internet
2 9 (6.77%) VPN
2 9 (6.77%) DNS
2 9 (6.77%) DHCP
3 7 (5.26%) Wireshark
4 5 (3.76%) HTTP
5 4 (3.01%) SMTP
5 4 (3.01%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.01%) LDAP
5 4 (3.01%) VoIP
5 4 (3.01%) Firewall
6 2 (1.50%) SAN
6 2 (1.50%) WAN
7 1 (0.75%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.75%) SNMP
7 1 (0.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (24.81%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.03%) Relational Database
3 15 (11.28%) DB2
4 12 (9.02%) RDBMS
4 12 (9.02%) MongoDB
5 10 (7.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (7.52%) MySQL
6 7 (5.26%) Data Mining
7 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.51%) MS Access
7 6 (4.51%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.75%) Big Data
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (12.78%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (9.02%) Subversion
2 12 (9.02%) Maven
2 12 (9.02%) Ant
2 12 (9.02%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (6.02%) Eclipse
4 7 (5.26%) Selenium
4 7 (5.26%) TestNG
4 7 (5.26%) SoapUI
5 6 (4.51%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.75%) JUnit
General
1 28 (21.05%) Finance
2 19 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (4.51%) Banking
5 3 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.50%) Electronics
6 2 (1.50%) Marketing
7 1 (0.75%) Back Office
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (42.11%) Developer
2 28 (21.05%) Java Developer
3 13 (9.77%) Test Manager
4 12 (9.02%) Junior
4 12 (9.02%) .NET Developer
5 11 (8.27%) C# Developer
6 10 (7.52%) Consultant
7 9 (6.77%) Software Engineer
7 9 (6.77%) Test Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) Support Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) Graduate
9 7 (5.26%) SQL Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Junior Developer
9 7 (5.26%) QA Engineer
9 7 (5.26%) Senior QA Engineer
9 7 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (4.51%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 6 (4.51%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (4.51%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (39.85%) XML
2 43 (32.33%) HTML
3 39 (29.32%) CSS
4 29 (21.80%) HTML5
5 27 (20.30%) Web Services
6 26 (19.55%) .NET
7 20 (15.04%) ASP.NET
8 19 (14.29%) SOAP
9 17 (12.78%) Hibernate
9 17 (12.78%) Spring
9 17 (12.78%) jQuery
10 16 (12.03%) GWT
11 13 (9.77%) Spring MVC
12 12 (9.02%) Apache Flex
12 12 (9.02%) Dojo
12 12 (9.02%) Spring Web Flow
12 12 (9.02%) JPA
12 12 (9.02%) WSDL
12 12 (9.02%) XSD
12 12 (9.02%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.53%) Mathematics
2 14 (10.53%) Open Source
3 12 (9.02%) RIA
4 10 (7.52%) Visualisation
4 10 (7.52%) Physics
5 7 (5.26%) Statistics
5 7 (5.26%) Client/Server
6 6 (4.51%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.01%) NHS
8 3 (2.26%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.50%) User Experience
9 2 (1.50%) Replication
9 2 (1.50%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.75%) CESG
10 1 (0.75%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.75%) DTV
10 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.75%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.56%) Windows
2 16 (12.03%) Android
2 16 (12.03%) UNIX
3 12 (9.02%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.76%) Linux
4 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.60%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (30.08%) Scrum
3 27 (20.30%) Software Engineering
4 26 (19.55%) MVC
5 21 (15.79%) TDD
6 16 (12.03%) UML
6 16 (12.03%) Unit Testing
7 15 (11.28%) OO
7 15 (11.28%) Process Management
8 12 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (9.02%) Web Development
8 12 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.02%) Android Development
8 12 (9.02%) iOS Development
9 11 (8.27%) OOD
9 11 (8.27%) Software Testing
10 10 (7.52%) SOA
11 9 (6.77%) Automated Testing
12 8 (6.02%) Use Case
13 7 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (43.61%) SQL
2 57 (42.86%) Java
3 46 (34.59%) JavaScript
4 30 (22.56%) C#
5 21 (15.79%) VBScript
6 12 (9.02%) VB
7 11 (8.27%) VB.NET
8 9 (6.77%) C++
9 8 (6.02%) Python
10 7 (5.26%) T-SQL
11 6 (4.51%) Perl
11 6 (4.51%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.76%) C
13 4 (3.01%) PHP
13 4 (3.01%) Shell Script
13 4 (3.01%) VBA
14 3 (2.26%) Ruby
14 3 (2.26%) R
15 2 (1.50%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.75%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 103 (77.44%) Degree
2 27 (20.30%) Security Cleared
3 23 (17.29%) ISEB
4 22 (16.54%) SC Cleared
5 14 (10.53%) PhD
6 12 (9.02%) HND
7 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.26%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.50%) MBA
10 1 (0.75%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (18.05%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (6.77%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.76%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) OpenView
1 5 (3.76%) OPNET
2 4 (3.01%) MOM
2 4 (3.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (3.01%) SCCM
2 4 (3.01%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (3.01%) CA Spectrum
2 4 (3.01%) Nagios
3 2 (1.50%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.50%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.75%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.75%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.75%) Netcool
4 1 (0.75%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 26 (19.55%) Oracle
2 19 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.53%) VMware
4 12 (9.02%) Adobe
5 9 (6.77%) HP
6 5 (3.76%) Cisco
6 5 (3.76%) Juniper
6 5 (3.76%) SolarWinds
6 5 (3.76%) F5
7 4 (3.01%) CA
7 4 (3.01%) Riverbed
7 4 (3.01%) IBM
8 3 (2.26%) Compuware
8 3 (2.26%) Citrix
9 2 (1.50%) NetScout
9 2 (1.50%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.50%) Sage
9 2 (1.50%) BMC
9 2 (1.50%) Dell
9 2 (1.50%) EMC
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