Period
to 21 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 50 53
Rank change year-on-year +18 +3 -22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 4.00% 3.92% 3.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.48% 13.20% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 5
Gloucester median annual salary £43,750 £41,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.42% +31.75% -25.88%
10th Percentile £27,725 £32,750 £26,300
90th Percentile £64,875 £61,250 £38,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -6.25%

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 116 197 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 42.18% 29.67% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 85 186 113
Gloucester median annual salary £42,500 £40,375 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.94% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,000 £18,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £59,500
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Python
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) C++
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (18.18%) Microservices
5 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
5 2 (18.18%) Service Design
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Docker
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) REST
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (18.18%) OpenShift

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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) eggPlant
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) TestRail
2 1 (9.09%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Graduate
2 2 (18.18%) Head of IT
2 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Python Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Security Incident Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) Django
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) JSON
3 2 (18.18%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) Spring MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
4 2 (18.18%) Service Design
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) CITP
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Atlassian