Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 83 60
Rank change year-on-year +10 -23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 66 86 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.44% 3.80% 4.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.77% 10.21% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 41 60 56
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £43,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.73% +15.33% +36.36%
10th Percentile £22,000 £26,250 £18,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £70,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 517 842 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 34.81% 37.22% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 403 675 527
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.41% +8.64% +8.00%
10th Percentile £23,200 £23,850 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +29 19 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Cheltenham -17 12 £30,000 -38.78%
Cirencester - 11 £42,500 -
Tewkesbury - 5 £30,000 -
Filton - 2 - -
Chipping Campden - 1 - -
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 44 (66.67%) Degree
2 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 26 (39.39%) HTML
4 26 (39.39%) CSS
5 23 (34.85%) Java
5 23 (34.85%) Computer Science Degree
6 22 (33.33%) C++
7 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
8 19 (28.79%) Python
8 19 (28.79%) C
8 19 (28.79%) SQL
9 16 (24.24%) Finance
9 16 (24.24%) Security Cleared
10 15 (22.73%) JIRA
10 15 (22.73%) C#
11 14 (21.21%) .NET
11 14 (21.21%) Management Information System
12 13 (19.70%) TDD
12 13 (19.70%) Linux
12 13 (19.70%) CRM
13 12 (18.18%) Tomcat
13 12 (18.18%) Project Management
13 12 (18.18%) ITIL
13 12 (18.18%) Windows
13 12 (18.18%) JUnit
13 12 (18.18%) Validation
13 12 (18.18%) Scrum
13 12 (18.18%) Web Design
13 12 (18.18%) jQuery

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 12 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 9 (13.64%) Apache
2 9 (13.64%) IIS
3 3 (4.55%) Mule
3 3 (4.55%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) GitHub
2 2 (3.03%) Office 365
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.52%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.52%) Firewall
2 1 (1.52%) Skype
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) Big Data
2 3 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 3 (4.55%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (22.73%) JIRA
2 12 (18.18%) JUnit
3 10 (15.15%) Eclipse
3 10 (15.15%) Visual Studio
4 9 (13.64%) Ant
4 9 (13.64%) Cucumber
4 9 (13.64%) HP UFT
4 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 9 (13.64%) Maven
4 9 (13.64%) Rational DOORS
4 9 (13.64%) Selenium
4 9 (13.64%) SoapUI
5 3 (4.55%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.52%) IDA Disassembler
7 1 (1.52%) OllyDbg
7 1 (1.52%) WinDbg
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 11 (16.67%) Electronics
2 11 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 8 (12.12%) Manufacturing
3 8 (12.12%) Marketing
4 5 (7.58%) Games
5 4 (6.06%) Aerospace
6 3 (4.55%) Automotive
7 2 (3.03%) Avionics
8 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Developer
2 10 (15.15%) Software Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Graduate
3 9 (13.64%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (13.64%) Test Automation Manager
3 9 (13.64%) Test Manager
3 9 (13.64%) UX Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (7.58%) Junior
5 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Junior Developer
5 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) UI Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Software Design Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.03%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (39.39%) CSS
1 26 (39.39%) HTML
2 14 (21.21%) .NET
3 12 (18.18%) jQuery
4 11 (16.67%) REST
5 10 (15.15%) XML
6 9 (13.64%) Gherkin
6 9 (13.64%) J2EE
6 9 (13.64%) SOAP
7 6 (9.09%) Spring
8 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.06%) Web Services
10 3 (4.55%) Middleware
10 3 (4.55%) Node.js
11 2 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.52%) Ember.js
12 1 (1.52%) React
12 1 (1.52%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 12 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 12 (18.18%) Social Media
2 12 (18.18%) User Experience
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.55%) Reinsurance
5 2 (3.03%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.52%) Blog
6 1 (1.52%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.70%) Linux
2 12 (18.18%) Windows
3 10 (15.15%) Windows Server
4 9 (13.64%) Unix
5 1 (1.52%) CentOS
5 1 (1.52%) Solaris
5 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
3 13 (19.70%) CRM
3 13 (19.70%) TDD
4 12 (18.18%) ITIL
4 12 (18.18%) Project Management
4 12 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (18.18%) Scrum
4 12 (18.18%) UX Design
4 12 (18.18%) Validation
4 12 (18.18%) Web Design
5 11 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 10 (15.15%) Data Modelling
6 10 (15.15%) Service Management
6 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
6 10 (15.15%) Time Management
7 9 (13.64%) Information Security
7 9 (13.64%) MODAF
7 9 (13.64%) Software Testing
7 9 (13.64%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 30 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 23 (34.85%) Java
3 22 (33.33%) C++
4 19 (28.79%) C
4 19 (28.79%) Python
4 19 (28.79%) SQL
5 15 (22.73%) C#
6 9 (13.64%) Groovy
6 9 (13.64%) Jython
6 9 (13.64%) Ruby
6 9 (13.64%) VBScript
7 3 (4.55%) Ada
7 3 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.03%) PHP
8 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.52%) Perl
9 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.52%) R
9 1 (1.52%) sed
Qualifications
1 44 (66.67%) Degree
2 23 (34.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (24.24%) Security Cleared
4 9 (13.64%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.55%) Chartered Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) CITP
6 2 (3.03%) CCNA
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.03%) MCSE
6 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.03%) PhD
7 1 (1.52%) CEH
7 1 (1.52%) CISSP
7 1 (1.52%) GCFA
7 1 (1.52%) GCIA
7 1 (1.52%) GCIH
7 1 (1.52%) GIAC
7 1 (1.52%) GREM
7 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) DO-178B
1 3 (4.55%) MISRA
1 3 (4.55%) MISRA C
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Docker
1 1 (1.52%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (13.64%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) CA
1 9 (13.64%) HP
2 8 (12.12%) SAP
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.55%) IBM
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Citrix