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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 82 40 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.63% 4.10% 4.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.79% 13.51% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64 37 51
Average salary £38,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,000 £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% -
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
318 296 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 25.71% 30.33% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 263 245 303
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +15 60 £39,500 -12.22% 5
Chippenham -15 9 £40,000 +28.00% 2
Corsham - 3 - -
Trowbridge -6 2 £26,500 +23.25% 1
Malmesbury - 1 £35,000 -
Salisbury - 1 £40,500 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 87 (64.44%) Degree
2 80 (59.26%) SQL
3 63 (46.67%) XML
4 56 (41.48%) Java
5 51 (37.78%) HTML
6 43 (31.85%) SQL Server
7 40 (29.63%) JavaScript
7 40 (29.63%) Windows
8 38 (28.15%) MS Excel
9 36 (26.67%) VB
10 34 (25.19%) Scrum
11 33 (24.44%) QA
12 31 (22.96%) MS Office
12 31 (22.96%) CSS
13 30 (22.22%) VBScript
14 29 (21.48%) Oracle
15 27 (20.00%) HP
15 27 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
16 26 (19.26%) Finance
16 26 (19.26%) HTML5
17 25 (18.52%) Software Engineering
18 24 (17.78%) MVC
19 23 (17.04%) Security Cleared
19 23 (17.04%) .NET
19 23 (17.04%) C#
20 22 (16.30%) Telecoms
20 22 (16.30%) Relational Database
21 21 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
21 21 (15.56%) VMware
21 21 (15.56%) VBA

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (4.44%) Joomla!
1 6 (4.44%) Alfresco
2 4 (2.96%) IIS
3 3 (2.22%) SAS
4 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 38 (28.15%) MS Excel
2 31 (22.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (12.59%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.74%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.11%) Wireshark
2 11 (8.15%) VoIP
3 7 (5.19%) Internet
4 6 (4.44%) WAN
5 5 (3.70%) VPN
5 5 (3.70%) DNS
5 5 (3.70%) DHCP
5 5 (3.70%) HTTP
5 5 (3.70%) SNMP
6 4 (2.96%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.96%) SMTP
6 4 (2.96%) Firewall
6 4 (2.96%) LDAP
7 1 (0.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (31.85%) SQL Server
2 22 (16.30%) Relational Database
3 18 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 16 (11.85%) DB2
5 11 (8.15%) MySQL
6 6 (4.44%) MS Access
6 6 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.44%) Data Mining
6 6 (4.44%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.74%) Big Data
9 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 12 (8.89%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.44%) Ant
3 6 (4.44%) Subversion
3 6 (4.44%) Maven
3 6 (4.44%) Selenium
3 6 (4.44%) TestNG
3 6 (4.44%) SoapUI
3 6 (4.44%) Apache Ivy
4 4 (2.96%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.74%) JUnit
5 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.74%) Moq
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (19.26%) Finance
2 22 (16.30%) Telecoms
3 17 (12.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (6.67%) Back Office
5 4 (2.96%) Banking
6 2 (1.48%) Retail
6 2 (1.48%) Marketing
6 2 (1.48%) Electronics
6 2 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (45.19%) Developer
2 26 (19.26%) Java Developer
3 17 (12.59%) Consultant
4 13 (9.63%) Junior
4 13 (9.63%) .NET Developer
5 11 (8.15%) Tester
5 11 (8.15%) Test Manager
5 11 (8.15%) Junior Developer
6 10 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 8 (5.93%) Lead Tester
7 8 (5.93%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (5.93%) Automated Tester
8 7 (5.19%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.19%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (4.44%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.44%) Support Engineer
9 6 (4.44%) Applications Consultant
9 6 (4.44%) Graduate
9 6 (4.44%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.44%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (46.67%) XML
2 51 (37.78%) HTML
3 31 (22.96%) CSS
4 26 (19.26%) HTML5
5 23 (17.04%) .NET
6 21 (15.56%) Web Services
7 18 (13.33%) XSD
8 17 (12.59%) ASP.NET
8 17 (12.59%) jQuery
8 17 (12.59%) CSS3
9 16 (11.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (11.85%) GWT
10 15 (11.11%) Spring
10 15 (11.11%) Hibernate
11 13 (9.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (8.89%) SOAP
13 10 (7.41%) OSGi
14 9 (6.67%) REST
15 8 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 7 (5.19%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.89%) Mathematics
2 11 (8.15%) Statistics
3 8 (5.93%) Open Source
3 8 (5.93%) Physics
4 7 (5.19%) Client/Server
5 6 (4.44%) RIA
5 6 (4.44%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.74%) RMADS
6 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.74%) Informatics
6 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.74%) DTV
6 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) Replication
6 1 (0.74%) Grid Computing
6 1 (0.74%) CESG
6 1 (0.74%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 40 (29.63%) Windows
2 14 (10.37%) UNIX
3 6 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.44%) Android
4 3 (2.22%) Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.19%) Scrum
2 25 (18.52%) Software Engineering
3 24 (17.78%) MVC
4 18 (13.33%) OO
4 18 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 16 (11.85%) Process Management
5 16 (11.85%) Capacity Planning
5 16 (11.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 14 (10.37%) Web Development
6 14 (10.37%) UML
7 13 (9.63%) OOD
7 13 (9.63%) TDD
8 12 (8.89%) OOP
9 10 (7.41%) Software Testing
9 10 (7.41%) Unit Testing
10 9 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (6.67%) SOA
11 8 (5.93%) CRM
11 8 (5.93%) Database Tuning
12 7 (5.19%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (59.26%) SQL
2 56 (41.48%) Java
3 40 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 36 (26.67%) VB
5 30 (22.22%) VBScript
6 23 (17.04%) C#
7 21 (15.56%) VBA
8 14 (10.37%) Python
9 13 (9.63%) Perl
10 12 (8.89%) PowerShell
11 9 (6.67%) VB.NET
12 5 (3.70%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.22%) C++
13 3 (2.22%) Ruby
13 3 (2.22%) R
14 2 (1.48%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.74%) Assembly Language
15 1 (0.74%) XAML
15 1 (0.74%) PHP
15 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (64.44%) Degree
2 23 (17.04%) Security Cleared
3 19 (14.07%) ISEB
4 18 (13.33%) PhD
5 17 (12.59%) HND
6 7 (5.19%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.74%) CISA
8 1 (0.74%) CISM
8 1 (0.74%) MBA
8 1 (0.74%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.74%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (24.44%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (11.85%) Terminal Services
3 5 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.74%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 16 (11.85%) OpenView
1 16 (11.85%) OPNET
2 11 (8.15%) Nagios
2 11 (8.15%) SolarWinds Orion
2 11 (8.15%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (3.70%) Netcool
3 5 (3.70%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 5 (3.70%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (3.70%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.96%) MOM
4 4 (2.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (2.96%) SCCM
5 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.74%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (21.48%) Oracle
2 27 (20.00%) HP
3 21 (15.56%) VMware
4 16 (11.85%) Juniper
4 16 (11.85%) Cisco
4 16 (11.85%) SolarWinds
4 16 (11.85%) F5
5 11 (8.15%) Citrix
5 11 (8.15%) Riverbed
5 11 (8.15%) Compuware
5 11 (8.15%) CA
6 8 (5.93%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.44%) Adobe
7 6 (4.44%) IBM
7 6 (4.44%) NetScout
7 6 (4.44%) BMC
7 6 (4.44%) NetQoS
7 6 (4.44%) Ipanema Technologies
8 2 (1.48%) SAP
9 1 (0.74%) Business Objects
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