Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 50 53
Rank change year-on-year -19 +3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 12 45 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 2.55% 5.41% 4.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.53% 11.34% 11.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 35 23
Cheltenham median annual salary £30,000 £49,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.78% +133.33% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £18,250
90th Percentile £50,250 £70,000 £56,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% +36.36%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 114 397 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 24.20% 47.72% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 99 332 207
Cheltenham median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £17,750 £26,250 £26,650
90th Percentile £57,000 £67,500 £72,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -3.41% +7.32% +9.33%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) C++
4 5 (41.67%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (33.33%) Big Data
6 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (25.00%) Mule ESB
6 3 (25.00%) JIRA
6 3 (25.00%) Mule
6 3 (25.00%) Game Development
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) Games
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) C
6 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
6 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) MySQL
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 3 (25.00%) JUnit
6 3 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (25.00%) OO
6 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (16.67%) Ada
7 2 (16.67%) Validation
7 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared

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 3 (25.00%) Mule
1 3 (25.00%) Mule ESB
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
1 3 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) IDA Disassembler
2 1 (8.33%) OllyDbg
2 1 (8.33%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (8.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Graduate
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Security Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Trainee
4 1 (8.33%) Trainee Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Trainee Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 2 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Blog
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 3 (25.00%) Game Development
3 3 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Physics
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
5 1 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) SIEM
5 1 (8.33%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) C
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Ada
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CEH
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Snort
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft