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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 56 61 70
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 43 41 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 5.17% 3.86% 3.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.58% 10.07% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 24
Median salary £45,000 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +61.53%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £31,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £58,750 £41,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 276 407 311
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 33.17% 38.32% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 234 223 246
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +26.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +1 5 £54,000 +44.00%
Cheltenham +1 3 £42,500 -32.00% 2
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 50 (62.50%) Degree
2 46 (57.50%) Security Cleared
3 44 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (51.25%) C
5 34 (42.50%) C++
5 34 (42.50%) Software Engineering
6 30 (37.50%) Linux
7 26 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
8 25 (31.25%) Cryptography
8 25 (31.25%) Android
8 25 (31.25%) Reverse Engineering
8 25 (31.25%) Mac OS X
8 25 (31.25%) Java
8 25 (31.25%) Windows
9 23 (28.75%) Mathematics
10 20 (25.00%) HTML
11 19 (23.75%) Apple iOS
12 18 (22.50%) DV Cleared
13 16 (20.00%) C#
14 15 (18.75%) Python
15 14 (17.50%) Information Security
16 13 (16.25%) DevOps
16 13 (16.25%) Automated Testing
16 13 (16.25%) PHP
16 13 (16.25%) SQL
17 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
17 12 (15.00%) Unix
17 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
17 12 (15.00%) Time Management

Computer Science
Top Related 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 3 (3.75%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.50%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.25%) JBoss
3 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.50%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) Internet
2 7 (8.75%) Network Security
3 6 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (3.75%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) Big Data
2 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.50%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.25%) DB2
5 1 (1.25%) MySQL
5 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.00%) JUnit
3 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 3 (3.75%) Metasploit
4 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.50%) HP UFT
4 2 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (2.50%) TestDirector
4 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.50%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.25%) Hudson
5 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (13.75%) Telecoms
2 9 (11.25%) Banking
2 9 (11.25%) Electronics
3 8 (10.00%) Finance
4 6 (7.50%) Legal
5 5 (6.25%) Manufacturing
6 4 (5.00%) Aerospace
6 4 (5.00%) Games
6 4 (5.00%) Marketing
7 3 (3.75%) Military
8 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (36.25%) Developer
2 15 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 14 (17.50%) Research Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) PHP Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Graduate
5 7 (8.75%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.75%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Consultant
6 6 (7.50%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 6 (7.50%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) UX Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) C++ Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Cryptography Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Java Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.00%) HTML
2 10 (12.50%) CSS
3 8 (10.00%) REST
4 7 (8.75%) XML
5 6 (7.50%) Web Services
6 5 (6.25%) JSON
6 5 (6.25%) Node.js
6 5 (6.25%) Spring
7 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.00%) HTML5
7 4 (5.00%) Laravel
7 4 (5.00%) Spring MVC
7 4 (5.00%) Symfony
8 3 (3.75%) .NET
8 3 (3.75%) SOAP
9 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.50%) jQuery
10 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.75%) Management Information System
3 6 (7.50%) Device Driver
3 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.50%) User Experience
4 5 (6.25%) Internet of Things
4 5 (6.25%) Social Media
5 4 (5.00%) Blog
6 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.25%) AS400
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.25%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.25%) iSeries
7 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.25%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.50%) Linux
2 25 (31.25%) Android
2 25 (31.25%) Mac OS X
2 25 (31.25%) Windows
3 19 (23.75%) Apple iOS
4 12 (15.00%) Unix
5 3 (3.75%) Solaris
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (42.50%) Software Engineering
3 25 (31.25%) Cryptography
3 25 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
3 25 (31.25%) Reverse Engineering
4 23 (28.75%) Mathematics
5 14 (17.50%) Information Security
6 13 (16.25%) Automated Testing
6 13 (16.25%) DevOps
7 12 (15.00%) Time Management
8 11 (13.75%) OO
9 9 (11.25%) Scrum
10 8 (10.00%) ITIL
10 8 (10.00%) SDLC
11 7 (8.75%) CRM
11 7 (8.75%) Vulnerability Scanning
12 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
12 6 (7.50%) Data Security
12 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (7.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.25%) C
2 34 (42.50%) C++
3 25 (31.25%) Java
4 16 (20.00%) C#
5 15 (18.75%) Python
6 13 (16.25%) PHP
6 13 (16.25%) SQL
7 12 (15.00%) JavaScript
8 11 (13.75%) Objective-C
9 5 (6.25%) PHP 5
10 4 (5.00%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.75%) Scala
12 2 (2.50%) Perl
12 2 (2.50%) R
12 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.25%) COBOL
13 1 (1.25%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.25%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (62.50%) Degree
2 46 (57.50%) Security Cleared
3 18 (22.50%) DV Cleared
4 6 (7.50%) CCNP
4 6 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.50%) CISM
4 6 (7.50%) CISSP
5 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.50%) PhD
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) Cyber Essentials
1 6 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.25%) Zend
3 6 (7.50%) Cisco
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) SAP
4 4 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (1.25%) Actel
5 1 (1.25%) HP
5 1 (1.25%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) Xilinx
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