Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 57 78
Rank change year-on-year -15 +21 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 80 70 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.32% 4.45% 4.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 4.81% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 58 43 39
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +35.29% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,300 £31,250 £21,850
90th Percentile £63,250 £63,750 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -6.10%

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 1,712 1,454 1,389
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 92.44% 92.38% 90.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,334 1,137 1,136
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 6 months to 14 November 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 14 November 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 34 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Cheltenham -15 31 £50,000 -16.67% 4
Tewkesbury -2 6 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 63 (78.75%) Degree
2 44 (55.00%) Software Engineering
3 35 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (40.00%) C++
5 26 (32.50%) DV Cleared
5 26 (32.50%) Security Cleared
6 25 (31.25%) Data Science
7 24 (30.00%) Big Data
8 23 (28.75%) C
9 22 (27.50%) Machine Learning
10 21 (26.25%) C#
11 18 (22.50%) QA
11 18 (22.50%) Artificial Intelligence
11 18 (22.50%) AngularJS
12 16 (20.00%) Java
13 15 (18.75%) Node.js
13 15 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
14 14 (17.50%) Git (software)
15 13 (16.25%) Python
16 12 (15.00%) XML
16 12 (15.00%) Finance
16 12 (15.00%) Unit Testing
16 12 (15.00%) Mathematics
16 12 (15.00%) DevOps
16 12 (15.00%) SDLC
17 11 (13.75%) Embedded Systems
17 11 (13.75%) Technical Leadership
17 11 (13.75%) WPF
18 10 (12.50%) Physics
18 10 (12.50%) Continuous Integration

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 2 (2.50%) Apache
1 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.50%) JBoss
1 2 (2.50%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Azure
2 2 (2.50%) AWS
2 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) RS-232
1 9 (11.25%) RS-485
2 5 (6.25%) 2G
2 5 (6.25%) 3G
2 5 (6.25%) 4G
2 5 (6.25%) 5G
2 5 (6.25%) Diameter Protocol
2 5 (6.25%) SS7
2 5 (6.25%) VoLTE
3 2 (2.50%) DNS
3 2 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.25%) HTTP
4 1 (1.25%) Internet
4 1 (1.25%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.00%) Big Data
2 5 (6.25%) MySQL
3 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.50%) DB2
3 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (17.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.00%) JIRA
4 2 (2.50%) GoCD
4 2 (2.50%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.50%) JUnit
4 2 (2.50%) Maven
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
5 1 (1.25%) gulp
5 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.25%) webpack
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Electronics
2 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
3 8 (10.00%) Retail
4 5 (6.25%) Marketing
5 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (5.00%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 29 (36.25%) Developer
3 16 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 8 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (10.00%) Junior
5 7 (8.75%) Data Scientist
5 7 (8.75%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (8.75%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Graduate
6 6 (7.50%) Junior Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (6.25%) Network Specialist
8 4 (5.00%) Data Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (3.75%) Graduate PHP Developer
9 3 (3.75%) Junior PHP Developer
9 3 (3.75%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) AngularJS
2 15 (18.75%) Node.js
3 12 (15.00%) XML
4 11 (13.75%) WPF
5 10 (12.50%) WinForms
6 7 (8.75%) CSS
7 6 (7.50%) HTML
7 6 (7.50%) Vue.js
8 5 (6.25%) React
9 4 (5.00%) HTML5
10 3 (3.75%) .NET
10 3 (3.75%) CSS3
10 3 (3.75%) jQuery
10 3 (3.75%) Laravel
11 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
11 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.50%) Java EE
11 2 (2.50%) JSON
11 2 (2.50%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.75%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (8.75%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.50%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.50%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (31.25%) Data Science
4 22 (27.50%) Machine Learning
5 18 (22.50%) Artificial Intelligence
6 12 (15.00%) DevOps
6 12 (15.00%) Mathematics
6 12 (15.00%) SDLC
6 12 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 11 (13.75%) Technical Leadership
8 10 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (12.50%) Physics
9 9 (11.25%) Configuration Management
9 9 (11.25%) Defect Tracking
9 9 (11.25%) Embedded Software Development
9 9 (11.25%) Software Delivery
10 8 (10.00%) Change Management
10 8 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
10 8 (10.00%) Deep Learning
10 8 (10.00%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 32 (40.00%) C++
2 23 (28.75%) C
3 21 (26.25%) C#
4 16 (20.00%) Java
5 13 (16.25%) Python
6 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.00%) PHP
8 2 (2.50%) R
8 2 (2.50%) SQL
8 2 (2.50%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.25%) ES6
Qualifications
1 63 (78.75%) Degree
2 26 (32.50%) DV Cleared
2 26 (32.50%) Security Cleared
3 15 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) Cisco
1 5 (6.25%) Juniper
2 4 (5.00%) SAP
3 2 (2.50%) Cadence