Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 73 86
Rank change year-on-year +21 +13 -22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 67 61 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 4.48% 4.25% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 4.70% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 58
Gloucestershire median annual salary £58,750 £42,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.24% -1.73% +15.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,650 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,125 £62,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +14.29%

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 1,365 1,298 2,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.24% 90.39% 92.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,035 1,064 1,737
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% 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 15 December 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 15 December 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
Cheltenham +25 33 £60,000 +100.00% 6
Gloucester +5 19 £56,250 +25.00% 1
Tewkesbury -6 1 £35,000 +16.67%
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 59 (88.06%) Degree
2 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.84%) Java
2 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
3 21 (31.34%) Software Engineering
3 21 (31.34%) Mathematics
4 20 (29.85%) Data Science
5 18 (26.87%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (26.87%) DV Cleared
6 16 (23.88%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (23.88%) Statistics
6 16 (23.88%) Operations Research
6 16 (23.88%) C
7 15 (22.39%) Python
7 15 (22.39%) Computer Science Degree
7 15 (22.39%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (22.39%) Machine Learning
8 12 (17.91%) C#
8 12 (17.91%) Analytics
9 11 (16.42%) Big Data
10 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (14.93%) SAS
10 10 (14.93%) Scrum
11 9 (13.43%) Information Security
11 9 (13.43%) Windows
11 9 (13.43%) R
11 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
11 9 (13.43%) DevOps
12 8 (11.94%) Linux
12 8 (11.94%) Data Warehouse

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 10 (14.93%) SAS
2 2 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) HTTP
1 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.99%) Firewall
2 2 (2.99%) Network Security
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) MPLS
3 1 (1.49%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) Big Data
2 8 (11.94%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.48%) MySQL
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.99%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.99%) git-flow
2 2 (2.99%) JIRA
General
1 8 (11.94%) Electronics
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
1 8 (11.94%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.46%) Aerospace
2 5 (7.46%) Law
2 5 (7.46%) Military
3 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (20.90%) Developer
2 11 (16.42%) Data Scientist
3 9 (13.43%) Senior Data Scientist
4 8 (11.94%) Consultant
5 7 (10.45%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Firmware Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Junior
6 5 (7.46%) Senior Firmware Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Data Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Data Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Principal Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Security Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Scrum Master
9 2 (2.99%) ITIL Service Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) HTML
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) CSS
3 2 (2.99%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.99%) jQuery
3 2 (2.99%) Spring
3 2 (2.99%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.49%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.49%) Node.js
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
4 1 (1.49%) XML
4 1 (1.49%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) CAN bus
2 5 (7.46%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.97%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.48%) User Experience
5 2 (2.99%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (2.99%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) iPad
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Social Media
6 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Windows
2 8 (11.94%) Linux
3 5 (7.46%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (2.99%) Android
4 2 (2.99%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.99%) Unix
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (31.34%) Mathematics
2 21 (31.34%) Software Engineering
3 20 (29.85%) Data Science
4 16 (23.88%) Operations Research
4 16 (23.88%) Problem-Solving
4 16 (23.88%) Statistics
5 15 (22.39%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (22.39%) Machine Learning
6 12 (17.91%) Analytics
7 10 (14.93%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (14.93%) Scrum
8 9 (13.43%) DevOps
8 9 (13.43%) Information Security
9 7 (10.45%) Line Management
9 7 (10.45%) Project Management
10 6 (8.96%) Open Source
10 6 (8.96%) Performance Metrics
11 5 (7.46%) Data Protection
11 5 (7.46%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) Java
2 16 (23.88%) C
3 15 (22.39%) Python
4 12 (17.91%) C#
5 9 (13.43%) R
6 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
7 6 (8.96%) JavaScript
8 5 (7.46%) Embedded C
8 5 (7.46%) Perl
8 5 (7.46%) Tcl
9 4 (5.97%) C++
9 4 (5.97%) SQL
10 3 (4.48%) PHP
11 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.49%) Scala
11 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 59 (88.06%) Degree
2 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
3 18 (26.87%) DV Cleared
4 15 (22.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (8.96%) SC Cleared
6 5 (7.46%) Master's Degree
7 4 (5.97%) PMP
8 2 (2.99%) CREST Certified
8 2 (2.99%) ECSA
8 2 (2.99%) GCIH
8 2 (2.99%) GWAPT
9 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.49%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) GDPR
2 4 (5.97%) PMO
3 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Firmware
2 4 (5.97%) Docker
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.49%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Ansible
1 2 (2.99%) Terraform
2 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.49%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.49%) Puppet
2 1 (1.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) HP
2 3 (4.48%) SAP
2 3 (4.48%) VMware
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco
4 1 (1.49%) Citrix
4 1 (1.49%) Tableau
4 1 (1.49%) Zend