Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 66 55
Rank change year-on-year +28 -11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 33 10 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 5.54% 2.05% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.10% 2.21% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 28
Cheltenham median annual salary £60,000 £30,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +100.00% -38.78% +133.33%
Gloucestershire median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year +41.18% -1.73% +15.33%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 541 452 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 90.77% 92.62% 92.96%
Number of salaries quoted 425 394 631
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Cheltenham

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Cheltenham

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 29 (87.88%) Degree
2 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (45.45%) Java
4 14 (42.42%) Mathematics
5 13 (39.39%) Statistics
5 13 (39.39%) Operations Research
5 13 (39.39%) Data Science
6 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (27.27%) DV Cleared
7 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 9 (27.27%) Python
7 9 (27.27%) SAS
8 8 (24.24%) C#
8 8 (24.24%) R
9 7 (21.21%) Machine Learning
9 7 (21.21%) DevOps
9 7 (21.21%) Analytics
10 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (18.18%) Windows
10 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 6 (18.18%) Scrum
11 5 (15.15%) C
11 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
11 5 (15.15%) Electronics
11 5 (15.15%) Aerospace
11 5 (15.15%) Military
11 5 (15.15%) Embedded Linux
11 5 (15.15%) Linux

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (27.27%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
1 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (15.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (15.15%) Aerospace
1 5 (15.15%) Electronics
1 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
1 5 (15.15%) Military
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Data Scientist
1 6 (18.18%) Senior Data Scientist
2 5 (15.15%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Firmware Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Data Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Principal Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Scrum Master
5 2 (6.06%) Junior
5 2 (6.06%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Security Operations Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Manual Tester
6 1 (3.03%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (3.03%) CSS
1 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
1 1 (3.03%) Spring
1 1 (3.03%) Spring Boot
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
1 1 (3.03%) XML
1 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) CAN bus
2 5 (15.15%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Embedded Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Mathematics
3 13 (39.39%) Data Science
3 13 (39.39%) Operations Research
3 13 (39.39%) Statistics
4 7 (21.21%) Analytics
4 7 (21.21%) DevOps
4 7 (21.21%) Machine Learning
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (18.18%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.15%) Data Security
6 5 (15.15%) Line Management
6 5 (15.15%) Post-Production
6 5 (15.15%) Statistical Modelling
6 5 (15.15%) Test Strategy
7 4 (12.12%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (12.12%) Data Protection
8 3 (9.09%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Java
2 9 (27.27%) Python
3 8 (24.24%) C#
3 8 (24.24%) R
4 5 (15.15%) C
4 5 (15.15%) Embedded C
4 5 (15.15%) Perl
4 5 (15.15%) Tcl
5 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) SQL
7 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (87.88%) Degree
2 9 (27.27%) DV Cleared
2 9 (27.27%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) Master's Degree
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (6.06%) ECSA
4 2 (6.06%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) GDPR
2 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Firmware
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Citrix
2 1 (3.03%) Tableau
2 1 (3.03%) VMware