Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 62 69
Rank change year-on-year -20 +7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 50 53 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.24% 3.63% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 4.00% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 39 21 33
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +35.29% +3.66%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £62,500
South West median annual salary £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -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 1,430 1,326 1,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 92.74% 90.70% 91.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,100 967 1,062
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +8.43%
10th Percentile £27,950 £26,550 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,625
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -1 20 £50,000 +122.22% 2
Gloucester -26 14 £54,000 -10.00% 3
Tewkesbury - 13 £47,500 - 3
Filton - 1 £50,000 -
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 43 (86.00%) Degree
2 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.00%) Machine Learning
3 21 (42.00%) Data Science
4 20 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 20 (40.00%) Finance
5 18 (36.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 16 (32.00%) Big Data
6 16 (32.00%) Java
7 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
8 12 (24.00%) Mathematics
8 12 (24.00%) Retail
9 10 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
10 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
11 8 (16.00%) C++
12 7 (14.00%) CSS
12 7 (14.00%) Linux
12 7 (14.00%) Physics
12 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
12 7 (14.00%) DevOps
13 6 (12.00%) Microservices
13 6 (12.00%) SDLC
13 6 (12.00%) Docker
13 6 (12.00%) AWS
13 6 (12.00%) Node.js
13 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (12.00%) Project Management
13 6 (12.00%) MySQL

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 4 (8.00%) JBoss
1 4 (8.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) AWS
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.00%) Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) RS-232
2 1 (2.00%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) Big Data
2 6 (12.00%) MySQL
3 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.00%) DB2
4 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) IntelliJ
2 4 (8.00%) JUnit
2 4 (8.00%) Maven
3 3 (6.00%) GoCD
3 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) Charles Proxy
5 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.00%) gulp
5 1 (2.00%) JMeter
5 1 (2.00%) Postman
5 1 (2.00%) REST Assured
5 1 (2.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) TestNG
5 1 (2.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.00%) webpack
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 12 (24.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Junior
4 6 (12.00%) Graduate
4 6 (12.00%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Junior Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Data Scientist
5 5 (10.00%) Head of Data Science
6 4 (8.00%) Scrum Master
7 3 (6.00%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Junior PHP Developer
7 3 (6.00%) PHP Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Chief Information Officer
8 2 (4.00%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Junior C# Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) AngularJS
1 7 (14.00%) CSS
2 6 (12.00%) HTML
2 6 (12.00%) Node.js
3 5 (10.00%) React
3 5 (10.00%) REST
3 5 (10.00%) Vue.js
3 5 (10.00%) XML
4 4 (8.00%) .NET
4 4 (8.00%) JSON
4 4 (8.00%) Kafka
4 4 (8.00%) SOAP
5 3 (6.00%) HTML5
5 3 (6.00%) Java EE
5 3 (6.00%) Laravel
6 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.00%) CSS3
6 2 (4.00%) jQuery
6 2 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Public Cloud
2 4 (8.00%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 3 (6.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.00%) Data Science
2 21 (42.00%) Machine Learning
3 18 (36.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (24.00%) Mathematics
6 7 (14.00%) DevOps
6 7 (14.00%) Physics
7 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.00%) Microservices
7 6 (12.00%) Project Management
7 6 (12.00%) SDLC
8 5 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (10.00%) Deep Learning
8 5 (10.00%) Neural Network
8 5 (10.00%) Operations Research
8 5 (10.00%) Predictive Analytics
8 5 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 5 (10.00%) Statistics
8 5 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) Java
2 8 (16.00%) C++
2 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.00%) C
4 5 (10.00%) C#
4 5 (10.00%) SQL
5 3 (6.00%) PHP
6 1 (2.00%) ES6
6 1 (2.00%) Java 8
6 1 (2.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 43 (86.00%) Degree
2 20 (40.00%) DV Cleared
2 20 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.00%) AWS Certification
5 2 (4.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Docker Swarm
1 4 (8.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Cadence
2 1 (2.00%) SAP