Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 70 48
Rank change year-on-year +33 -22 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 39 12 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 5.96% 2.56% 5.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.18% 10.17% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 36
Cheltenham median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% -13.27% +104.17%
10th Percentile £31,250 £22,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £62,500 £70,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +27.78% -5.26% +43.94%

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 275 118 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 42.05% 25.21% 50.53%
Number of salaries quoted 202 106 356
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -12.23% +17.50%
10th Percentile £18,495 £19,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,375 £61,250 £67,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +10.00%

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 34 (87.18%) Degree
2 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (46.15%) Java
4 16 (41.03%) Mathematics
5 13 (33.33%) Statistics
5 13 (33.33%) Operations Research
5 13 (33.33%) Data Science
6 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (25.64%) DevOps
7 10 (25.64%) DV Cleared
7 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
8 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 9 (23.08%) Python
8 9 (23.08%) SAS
9 8 (20.51%) C#
9 8 (20.51%) R
10 7 (17.95%) Machine Learning
10 7 (17.95%) C
10 7 (17.95%) Embedded C
10 7 (17.95%) Electronics
10 7 (17.95%) Aerospace
10 7 (17.95%) Analytics
11 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (15.38%) Scrum
11 6 (15.38%) Firmware
11 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (15.38%) Windows
11 6 (15.38%) Linux
11 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy

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 (23.08%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.56%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) HTTP
1 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.56%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 7 (17.95%) Aerospace
1 7 (17.95%) Electronics
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
2 5 (12.82%) Military
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Advertising
4 2 (5.13%) Automotive
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (15.38%) Data Scientist
1 6 (15.38%) Senior Data Scientist
2 5 (12.82%) Consultant
2 5 (12.82%) Developer
2 5 (12.82%) Firmware Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Senior Firmware Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Data Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Junior
4 3 (7.69%) Principal Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Embedded Java Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Java Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
1 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
1 1 (2.56%) HTML
1 1 (2.56%) Spring
1 1 (2.56%) Spring Boot
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
1 1 (2.56%) XML
1 1 (2.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.82%) CAN bus
2 5 (12.82%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Linux
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Mathematics
3 13 (33.33%) Data Science
3 13 (33.33%) Operations Research
3 13 (33.33%) Statistics
4 10 (25.64%) DevOps
5 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.95%) Analytics
6 7 (17.95%) Machine Learning
7 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (15.38%) Scrum
8 5 (12.82%) Data Security
8 5 (12.82%) Line Management
8 5 (12.82%) Post-Production
8 5 (12.82%) Statistical Modelling
8 5 (12.82%) Test Strategy
9 4 (10.26%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
10 3 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) Java
2 9 (23.08%) Python
3 8 (20.51%) C#
3 8 (20.51%) R
4 7 (17.95%) C
4 7 (17.95%) Embedded C
5 5 (12.82%) Perl
5 5 (12.82%) Tcl
6 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.69%) C++
8 2 (5.13%) Ada
8 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.13%) SQL
9 1 (2.56%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (87.18%) Degree
2 10 (25.64%) DV Cleared
2 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
3 5 (12.82%) Master's Degree
4 4 (10.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (5.13%) ECSA
5 2 (5.13%) GWAPT
5 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) GDPR
2 3 (7.69%) MISRA
2 3 (7.69%) QA
3 2 (5.13%) Def Stans
4 1 (2.56%) DO-178B
4 1 (2.56%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Firmware
2 1 (2.56%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Citrix
3 1 (2.56%) Tableau
3 1 (2.56%) VMware