Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 38 54
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 22 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 8.18% 4.76% 2.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.49% 10.12% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 11
Gloucester median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +8.43% +32.80%
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,650 £39,000
90th Percentile £63,000 £58,875 £61,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £56,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.56% -5.26% +35.71%

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 119 168 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 44.24% 47.06% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 73 147 146
Gloucester median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £31,150 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £60,750 £57,500
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 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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 10 (45.45%) DV Cleared
4 9 (40.91%) Java
5 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (27.27%) DevOps
7 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
7 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (22.73%) Data Science
8 4 (18.18%) Project Management
8 4 (18.18%) PMP
8 4 (18.18%) Python
8 4 (18.18%) C++
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
8 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
8 4 (18.18%) Linux
8 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
8 4 (18.18%) Electronics
8 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 4 (18.18%) Law
8 4 (18.18%) Critical Path Analysis
8 4 (18.18%) Analytics
8 4 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (18.18%) Information Assurance
8 4 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (18.18%) SDLC

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 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Big Data
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Electronics
2 4 (18.18%) Law
2 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 4 (18.18%) Software Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Data Scientist
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Data Scientist
6 2 (9.09%) C# Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Data Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Data Science Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) PHP Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (9.09%) Device Driver
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Android
2 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 2 (9.09%) Unix
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 5 (22.73%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (22.73%) Data Science
4 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
5 4 (18.18%) Analytics
5 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Contingency Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Critical Path Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) SDLC
5 4 (18.18%) SFIA
5 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) C++
2 4 (18.18%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) C
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) C#
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) Ada
5 1 (4.55%) Assembly Language
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.55%) R
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 10 (45.45%) DV Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (18.18%) PMP
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PMO
1 4 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) Def Stans
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
2 1 (4.55%) MISRA
2 1 (4.55%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) SAP
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Zend
3 1 (4.55%) IBM