Period
to 21 May 2018

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

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 80 76
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 50 80 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.26% 4.46% 3.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.59% 11.71% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 50 52
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £46,250 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.51% +1.65% +35.82%
10th Percentile £23,850 £25,713 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,175 £65,375
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +19.40%

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 582 683 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 37.92% 38.05% 39.83%
Number of salaries quoted 437 559 494
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £66,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 21 May 2018.

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 21 May 2018. 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 +22 23 £37,500 -30.56% 1
Cheltenham -1 8 £45,000 +9.09% 6
Cirencester +9 2 £42,500 -12.82%
Stroud +3 1 £27,000 -
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 31 (62.00%) Degree
2 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
4 22 (44.00%) DV Cleared
5 21 (42.00%) Python
6 20 (40.00%) DevOps
7 19 (38.00%) Java
7 19 (38.00%) SQL
7 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
8 17 (34.00%) Windows
9 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
10 15 (30.00%) C
10 15 (30.00%) C++
10 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
11 13 (26.00%) Linux
11 13 (26.00%) Information Security
12 12 (24.00%) Network Security
12 12 (24.00%) Unix
12 12 (24.00%) C#
13 11 (22.00%) HTML
13 11 (22.00%) .NET
13 11 (22.00%) Customer Requirements
14 10 (20.00%) Android
14 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 10 (20.00%) CSS
14 10 (20.00%) XML
14 10 (20.00%) Mac OS X
14 10 (20.00%) Device Driver
15 9 (18.00%) JSON
16 8 (16.00%) Web Services

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 5 (10.00%) SAS
2 2 (4.00%) Apache
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) InVision
2 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) Network Security
2 2 (4.00%) HTTP
3 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Accumulo
3 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.00%) HBase
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) Power BI
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.00%) JIRA
2 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.00%) Maven
3 3 (6.00%) Selenium
4 2 (4.00%) Ant
4 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.00%) HP UFT
4 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.00%) JUnit
4 2 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (4.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.00%) eggPlant
5 1 (2.00%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.00%) TestRail
5 1 (2.00%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (28.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Consultant
4 7 (14.00%) Graduate
5 5 (10.00%) Data Scientist
5 5 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Trainee
5 5 (10.00%) Trainee Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Trainee Software Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Data Scientist
6 4 (8.00%) Software Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Security Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (22.00%) .NET
1 11 (22.00%) HTML
2 10 (20.00%) CSS
2 10 (20.00%) XML
3 9 (18.00%) JSON
4 8 (16.00%) Web Services
5 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (14.00%) jQuery
5 7 (14.00%) REST
6 6 (12.00%) Spring
7 5 (10.00%) RESTful
7 5 (10.00%) WCF
7 5 (10.00%) XSLT
8 4 (8.00%) Django
8 4 (8.00%) Spring MVC
9 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
10 2 (4.00%) Gherkin
10 2 (4.00%) J2EE
10 2 (4.00%) SOAP
11 1 (2.00%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Device Driver
2 8 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) Fintech
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.00%) Social Media
6 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) Linux
3 12 (24.00%) Unix
4 10 (20.00%) Android
4 10 (20.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.00%) DevOps
3 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
4 13 (26.00%) Information Security
5 11 (22.00%) Customer Requirements
6 8 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 8 (16.00%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (14.00%) Data Science
7 7 (14.00%) Machine Learning
7 7 (14.00%) Mathematics
7 7 (14.00%) Scrum
7 7 (14.00%) Software Testing
8 6 (12.00%) Case Management
8 6 (12.00%) Time Management
9 5 (10.00%) Analytics
9 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.00%) Requirements Engineering
9 5 (10.00%) SFIA
9 5 (10.00%) Statistics
9 5 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) Python
2 19 (38.00%) Java
2 19 (38.00%) SQL
3 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (30.00%) C
4 15 (30.00%) C++
5 12 (24.00%) C#
6 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (12.00%) R
8 4 (8.00%) PHP
9 3 (6.00%) Ruby
10 2 (4.00%) Groovy
10 2 (4.00%) Jython
10 2 (4.00%) VBScript
11 1 (2.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (2.00%) Perl
11 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 31 (62.00%) Degree
2 23 (46.00%) Security Cleared
3 22 (44.00%) DV Cleared
4 8 (16.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (8.00%) PhD
7 1 (2.00%) CEH
7 1 (2.00%) CISSP
7 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
7 1 (2.00%) MCSE
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) CA Service Virtualization
1 2 (4.00%) HP ALM
1 2 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.00%) QRadar
2 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.00%) CA
2 2 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (2.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.00%) LogRhythm
3 1 (2.00%) Zend