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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 50 51
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.37% 1.79% 1.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.00% 4.15% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Median salary £42,500 £62,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.00% +111.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £43,250 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £62,500 £45,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 60 217 93
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 27.40% 43.23% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 50 113 78
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +40.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £69,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (90.91%) Degree
2 7 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (54.55%) Cryptography
4 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
4 5 (45.45%) Physics
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Aerospace
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
6 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
6 3 (27.27%) C++
6 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 3 (27.27%) Android
6 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
7 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (18.18%) Computer Security
7 2 (18.18%) Kanban
7 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) C
7 2 (18.18%) C#
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) PHP
7 2 (18.18%) Python
7 2 (18.18%) Electronics
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
1 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Metasploit
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Aerospace
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Graduate
1 3 (27.27%) Research Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Graduate
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Graduate
2 2 (18.18%) Junior
2 2 (18.18%) Trainee
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Security Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Android
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 3 (27.27%) Mac OS X
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (54.55%) Cryptography
3 5 (45.45%) Mathematics
3 5 (45.45%) Physics
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Complexity Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Computer Security
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Kanban
6 2 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
7 1 (9.09%) People Management
7 1 (9.09%) Test Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Time Management
7 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
7 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) PHP
2 2 (18.18%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) R
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
3 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
3 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
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