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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 58 64
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 37 39 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.00% 3.98% 3.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.90% 9.95% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 27
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +61.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £24,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £67,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 311 392 307
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 33.59% 40.00% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 341 349 303
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £56,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +7 8 £45,000 -2.17% 1
Cheltenham -3 8 £45,500 -7.14% 2
Tewkesbury - 3 £22,500 -
Stroud +3 2 £27,000 +42.10%
Cirencester - 1 £47,500 -
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 48 (59.26%) Degree
2 41 (50.62%) C
3 40 (49.38%) Software Engineering
3 40 (49.38%) Security Cleared
4 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (43.21%) HTML
6 32 (39.51%) Computer Science Degree
7 31 (38.27%) JavaScript
8 30 (37.04%) Java
9 28 (34.57%) CSS
10 25 (30.86%) C++
11 23 (28.40%) Mathematics
11 23 (28.40%) Reverse Engineering
11 23 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (27.16%) User Experience
12 22 (27.16%) Mobile App
12 22 (27.16%) Cybersecurity
12 22 (27.16%) Windows
13 21 (25.93%) Linux
13 21 (25.93%) CRM
13 21 (25.93%) Web Design
13 21 (25.93%) Cryptography
13 21 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
13 21 (25.93%) UX Design
13 21 (25.93%) Social Media
14 20 (24.69%) Android
14 20 (24.69%) Mac OS X
15 18 (22.22%) Apple iOS
16 17 (20.99%) Electronics
17 15 (18.52%) C#

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 (3.70%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.47%) Mule
2 2 (2.47%) Mule ESB
3 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.23%) JBoss
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Foundation
3 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) GitHub
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Internet
2 5 (6.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (3.70%) Network Security
4 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) Big Data
2 4 (4.94%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.47%) MySQL
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.23%) DB2
5 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.23%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) JIRA
2 4 (4.94%) JUnit
3 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.47%) Bitbucket
4 2 (2.47%) IDA Disassembler
4 2 (2.47%) Metasploit
4 2 (2.47%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.23%) Hudson
5 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.23%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.23%) XMLSpy
General
1 17 (20.99%) Electronics
2 13 (16.05%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.35%) Finance
4 9 (11.11%) Games
5 8 (9.88%) Manufacturing
6 7 (8.64%) Marketing
7 5 (6.17%) Banking
7 5 (6.17%) Legal
8 2 (2.47%) Aerospace
8 2 (2.47%) Automotive
9 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (46.91%) Developer
2 19 (23.46%) UX Developer
3 15 (18.52%) Research Engineer
3 15 (18.52%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Graduate
4 10 (12.35%) UI Developer
5 9 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
5 9 (11.11%) HTML Developer
5 9 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (9.88%) UI/UX Developer
7 6 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Cybersecurity Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 5 (6.17%) Junior
8 5 (6.17%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Security Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.94%) C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.21%) HTML
2 28 (34.57%) CSS
3 13 (16.05%) AngularJS
3 13 (16.05%) Node.js
4 6 (7.41%) HTML5
5 5 (6.17%) jQuery
5 5 (6.17%) Laravel
5 5 (6.17%) Symfony
6 4 (4.94%) .NET
6 4 (4.94%) Spring
6 4 (4.94%) Web Services
7 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.70%) REST
7 3 (3.70%) XML
8 2 (2.47%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.47%) JSON
8 2 (2.47%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.23%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (27.16%) Mobile App
2 22 (27.16%) User Experience
3 21 (25.93%) Social Media
4 8 (9.88%) Blog
5 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
6 5 (6.17%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (3.70%) Internet of Things
8 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.47%) CAN bus
8 2 (2.47%) Cyberthreat
8 2 (2.47%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.23%) AS400
9 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.23%) iSeries
9 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.23%) VHDL
9 1 (1.23%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.16%) Windows
2 21 (25.93%) Linux
3 20 (24.69%) Android
3 20 (24.69%) Mac OS X
4 18 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.94%) Unix
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (1.23%) Solaris
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (49.38%) Software Engineering
2 36 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (28.40%) Mathematics
3 23 (28.40%) Reverse Engineering
4 22 (27.16%) Cybersecurity
5 21 (25.93%) CRM
5 21 (25.93%) Cryptography
5 21 (25.93%) Responsive Web Design
5 21 (25.93%) UX Design
5 21 (25.93%) Web Design
6 14 (17.28%) SDLC
7 12 (14.81%) OO
8 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (9.88%) Test Automation
9 7 (8.64%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (8.64%) Information Security
9 7 (8.64%) Programme Management
10 6 (7.41%) Physics
10 6 (7.41%) TDD
10 6 (7.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (50.62%) C
2 31 (38.27%) JavaScript
3 30 (37.04%) Java
4 25 (30.86%) C++
5 15 (18.52%) C#
6 10 (12.35%) SQL
7 9 (11.11%) Python
8 8 (9.88%) PHP
9 7 (8.64%) Objective-C
10 3 (3.70%) Scala
11 2 (2.47%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.23%) COBOL
12 1 (1.23%) Perl
12 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.23%) sed
12 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (59.26%) Degree
2 40 (49.38%) Security Cleared
3 32 (39.51%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (11.11%) DV Cleared
5 5 (6.17%) CCNP
5 5 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.17%) CISM
5 5 (6.17%) CISSP
6 4 (4.94%) PhD
7 3 (3.70%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.64%) SAP
3 5 (6.17%) Cisco
3 5 (6.17%) Dell
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle
3 5 (6.17%) Zend
4 1 (1.23%) Actel
4 1 (1.23%) Citrix
4 1 (1.23%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.23%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.23%) Sybase
4 1 (1.23%) Xilinx
Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire
Outsource UK
Salary: Pension, healthcare
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Searchability
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire
Verelogic IT Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum Salary: £22,000 - £32,000 (depend
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago