Period
to 21 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 49 51
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 -14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 6.64% 3.36% 3.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.14% 9.63% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 6
Gloucester median annual salary £40,000 £48,750 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.95% +41.30% +4.55%
10th Percentile £29,925 £32,500 £26,625
90th Percentile £48,750 £61,250 £41,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% +12.78%

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 Gloucester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Gloucester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 105 187 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 38.75% 34.95% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 60 179 85
Gloucester median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £32,450 £23,000 £18,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £61,700 £61,800
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Gloucester

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Gloucester

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Gloucester over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 11 (61.11%) Python
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) C++
3 10 (55.56%) Network Security
3 10 (55.56%) DV Cleared
3 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
4 9 (50.00%) C
4 9 (50.00%) DevOps
5 8 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (44.44%) Unix
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) Linux
5 8 (44.44%) Mac OS X
5 8 (44.44%) Device Driver
5 8 (44.44%) Information Security
5 8 (44.44%) Android
6 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Java
7 5 (27.78%) Spring
8 4 (22.22%) jQuery
8 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) SDLC
9 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) InVision
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) eggPlant
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
2 1 (5.56%) TestRail
2 1 (5.56%) Zephyr
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate
4 2 (11.11%) Graduate Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Python Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Security Incident Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (16.67%) JSON
3 3 (16.67%) REST
3 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) XML
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) Django
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) Semantic UI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Device Driver
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Android
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
1 8 (44.44%) Mac OS X
1 8 (44.44%) Unix
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) DevOps
3 8 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (44.44%) Information Security
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
7 2 (11.11%) Service Design
7 2 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Python
2 10 (55.56%) C++
3 9 (50.00%) C
4 5 (27.78%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (16.67%) PHP
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (72.22%) Degree
2 10 (55.56%) DV Cleared
2 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian