Period
to 25 September 2020

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 September 2020 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 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 65 60
Rank change year-on-year +19 -5 +20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 28 88 74
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.48% 4.79% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.83% 5.20% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 26 64 49
Median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £55,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% -2.70% +23.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,500 £26,100
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 580 1,692 1,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 92.80% 92.01% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 442 1,288 1,286
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +8.24%
10th Percentile £28,300 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,150 £67,500
South West median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Gloucestershire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Gloucestershire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Computer Science in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

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 September 2020. 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
Cheltenham +13 16 £50,000 -
Gloucester +1 3 £60,000 +11.11% 3
Cirencester - 2 £57,500 -
Tewkesbury +18 1 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2020, 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 25 (89.29%) Degree
2 16 (57.14%) Java
3 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (46.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
6 8 (28.57%) DV Cleared
6 8 (28.57%) Machine Learning
6 8 (28.57%) Big Data
6 8 (28.57%) Data Science
7 7 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
8 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
8 6 (21.43%) Node.js
8 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
8 6 (21.43%) DevOps
8 6 (21.43%) Finance
8 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 5 (17.86%) C#
9 5 (17.86%) C++
9 5 (17.86%) Python
9 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.86%) React
10 4 (14.29%) Data Governance
10 4 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (14.29%) Spring
10 4 (14.29%) MySQL
10 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
10 4 (14.29%) WinForms
10 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (10.71%) Self-Motivation

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 1 (3.57%) CMS
1 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (7.14%) Azure
2 2 (7.14%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) Big Data
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.57%) ArangoDB
5 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
2 2 (7.14%) JUnit
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 14 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Junior
4 3 (10.71%) Junior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Junior Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Data Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Migration Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Data Scientist
6 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Migration Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) AngularJS
1 6 (21.43%) Node.js
2 5 (17.86%) React
3 4 (14.29%) Spring
3 4 (14.29%) WinForms
4 2 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (3.57%) CSS
5 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.57%) HTML
5 1 (3.57%) Java EE
5 1 (3.57%) JSON
5 1 (3.57%) Kafka
5 1 (3.57%) OAuth
5 1 (3.57%) OAuth2
5 1 (3.57%) REST
5 1 (3.57%) Swagger
5 1 (3.57%) Swing
5 1 (3.57%) Vue.js
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.57%) Life Science
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Data Science
2 8 (28.57%) Machine Learning
3 7 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
4 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.71%) ERP
6 3 (10.71%) Microservices
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.71%) Validation
7 2 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) C++
3 5 (17.86%) Python
4 2 (7.14%) C
4 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.57%) Go
5 1 (3.57%) Java 8
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (89.29%) Degree
2 13 (46.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
4 8 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (7.14%) CCNA
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (7.14%) MCSA
7 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
7 1 (3.57%) MCITP
7 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle