Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 79 79
Rank change year-on-year +18 0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 70 48 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.55% 3.08% 4.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.96% 3.34% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 46
Gloucestershire median annual salary £57,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.75% -11.11% -2.17%
10th Percentile £36,250 £23,300 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £57,000
South West median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -4.76%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,410 1,438 1,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.68% 92.24% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,009 1,176 1,375
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £27,875 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Gloucestershire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Gloucestershire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Gloucestershire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -1 36 £65,000 +85.71%
Cheltenham +29 24 £60,000 +45.45% 3
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 68 (97.14%) Degree
2 46 (65.71%) Big Data
3 44 (62.86%) Security Cleared
4 41 (58.57%) DV Cleared
5 40 (57.14%) Data Science
6 37 (52.86%) Machine Learning
7 31 (44.29%) Software Engineering
8 30 (42.86%) Mathematics
9 27 (38.57%) Physics
9 27 (38.57%) Software Delivery
10 26 (37.14%) Mentoring
11 25 (35.71%) Deep Learning
11 25 (35.71%) Neural Network
11 25 (35.71%) SC Cleared
11 25 (35.71%) Data Cleansing
11 25 (35.71%) Technical Leadership
12 23 (32.86%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (31.43%) Analytics
14 21 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
15 20 (28.57%) Open Source
16 19 (27.14%) Data Analytics
16 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
16 19 (27.14%) Java
17 17 (24.29%) Data Visualisation
17 17 (24.29%) Visualisation
18 14 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
19 12 (17.14%) Information Security
20 11 (15.71%) C
21 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
21 6 (8.57%) Python

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (4.29%) Apache
1 3 (4.29%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) CATIA
1 2 (2.86%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 2 (2.86%) PTC Creo
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Firewall
1 2 (2.86%) MPLS
1 2 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (65.71%) Big Data
2 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.43%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.43%) git-flow
2 1 (1.43%) IDA Disassembler
2 1 (1.43%) JIRA
2 1 (1.43%) OllyDbg
2 1 (1.43%) WinDbg
General
1 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.86%) Electronics
2 2 (2.86%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Marketing
2 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Data Engineer
2 25 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 19 (27.14%) Data Science Engineer
4 17 (24.29%) Developer
5 15 (21.43%) Java Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Consultant
6 12 (17.14%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 12 (17.14%) Security Consultant
7 7 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Data Scientist
8 6 (8.57%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 6 (8.57%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 4 (5.71%) IT Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Graduate
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Data Engineer
11 2 (2.86%) Data Science Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) Apache NiFi
1 3 (4.29%) YAML
2 1 (1.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.86%) iPad
2 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.43%) Unix
3 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (57.14%) Data Science
2 37 (52.86%) Machine Learning
3 31 (44.29%) Software Engineering
4 30 (42.86%) Mathematics
5 27 (38.57%) Physics
5 27 (38.57%) Software Delivery
6 26 (37.14%) Mentoring
7 25 (35.71%) Data Cleansing
7 25 (35.71%) Deep Learning
7 25 (35.71%) Neural Network
7 25 (35.71%) Technical Leadership
8 23 (32.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (31.43%) Analytics
10 21 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
11 20 (28.57%) Open Source
12 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (27.14%) Data Analytics
13 17 (24.29%) Data Visualisation
13 17 (24.29%) Visualisation
14 14 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.14%) Java
2 11 (15.71%) C
3 6 (8.57%) Python
4 3 (4.29%) R
5 2 (2.86%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.43%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.43%) C++
6 1 (1.43%) PHP
6 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (97.14%) Degree
2 44 (62.86%) Security Cleared
3 41 (58.57%) DV Cleared
4 25 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Docker
2 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.43%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.43%) Ansible
2 1 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.43%) Puppet
2 1 (1.43%) Terraform
2 1 (1.43%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) HP
3 2 (2.86%) ANSYS
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco
3 2 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (1.43%) VMware