Period
to 15 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 49 55
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 28 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.44% 3.52% 3.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.82% 10.31% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 30
Swindon median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -48.15% +150.00%
10th Percentile £38,325 £22,750 £23,975
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,950 £81,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 358 262 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 43.93% 34.20% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 324 224 271
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £40,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.43% -4.12% -7.61%
10th Percentile £31,250 £21,625 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £72,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Swindon

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Swindon.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Swindon

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Swindon over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Swindon

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 27 (96.43%) Degree
2 17 (60.71%) Python
3 15 (53.57%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (39.29%) Java
6 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 10 (35.71%) CSS
6 10 (35.71%) Scrum
6 10 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (32.14%) XML
7 9 (32.14%) PHP
8 8 (28.57%) .NET
8 8 (28.57%) SOA
9 7 (25.00%) Perl
9 7 (25.00%) ITIL
9 7 (25.00%) OO
9 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 7 (25.00%) Ajax
9 7 (25.00%) Tech Ops
9 7 (25.00%) Web Application Development
10 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (17.86%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (17.86%) Actionable Insight
11 5 (17.86%) Data Science
11 5 (17.86%) Big Data
11 5 (17.86%) Process Improvement
11 5 (17.86%) Analytics
11 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
11 5 (17.86%) Data Munging
11 5 (17.86%) Statistics

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (7.14%) Apache
1 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
1 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco ISE
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) Network Security
1 3 (10.71%) TACACS
1 3 (10.71%) tcpdump
1 3 (10.71%) Wireshark
2 2 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) SMS
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Big Data
1 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Ant
1 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.14%) JUnit
1 2 (7.14%) Maven
1 2 (7.14%) MSI
1 2 (7.14%) Selenium
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.57%) gulp
2 1 (3.57%) JBehave
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Mocha
2 1 (3.57%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.57%) webpack
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Data Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Packager
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Applications Packager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Packager
5 2 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Administrator
6 1 (3.57%) Developer in Test
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) SOC Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (35.71%) CSS
2 9 (32.14%) XML
3 8 (28.57%) .NET
4 7 (25.00%) Ajax
5 3 (10.71%) HTML
5 3 (10.71%) Spring
6 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
6 2 (7.14%) J2EE
6 2 (7.14%) Web Services
7 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
7 1 (3.57%) Backbone.js
7 1 (3.57%) CSS3
7 1 (3.57%) HTML5
7 1 (3.57%) JSON
7 1 (3.57%) LESS
7 1 (3.57%) RESTful
7 1 (3.57%) Sass
7 1 (3.57%) SOAP
7 1 (3.57%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (17.86%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (10.71%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Fintech
4 1 (3.57%) IVR
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Scrum
3 8 (28.57%) SOA
4 7 (25.00%) ITIL
4 7 (25.00%) OO
4 7 (25.00%) Tech Ops
4 7 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 6 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (17.86%) Actionable Insight
6 5 (17.86%) Analytics
6 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
6 5 (17.86%) Data Architecture
6 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
6 5 (17.86%) Data Munging
6 5 (17.86%) Data Science
6 5 (17.86%) Data Security
6 5 (17.86%) Informatics
6 5 (17.86%) Process Improvement
6 5 (17.86%) Statistics
7 4 (14.29%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Python
2 15 (53.57%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) Java
4 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 9 (32.14%) PHP
6 7 (25.00%) Perl
7 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
7 3 (10.71%) Tcl
8 2 (7.14%) C#
8 2 (7.14%) C++
8 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 2 (7.14%) VB
9 1 (3.57%) C
9 1 (3.57%) ES6
9 1 (3.57%) Ruby
9 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (96.43%) Degree
2 10 (35.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (10.71%) CCNA
3 3 (10.71%) CCNP
3 3 (10.71%) CCSA
3 3 (10.71%) CCSE
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.14%) MCDST
4 2 (7.14%) MCP
4 2 (7.14%) MCSE
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.57%) CISSP
5 1 (3.57%) ISEB
5 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.71%) VMware NSX
2 1 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.57%) Ansible
3 1 (3.57%) Kubernetes
3 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) ArcSight
1 3 (10.71%) Blue Coat
1 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco
1 3 (10.71%) F5
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
1 3 (10.71%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Symantec
3 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.57%) LogRhythm
3 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.57%) SAP