Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 52 42
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 +22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 29 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.46% 3.69% 5.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.55% 10.90% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 57
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +30.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £22,725 £28,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £62,500 £76,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £38,063 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -4.84% +17.65% -15.00%

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 275 266 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 37.52% 33.84% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 240 213 415
Swindon median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +10.18%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,150 £27,900
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £68,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,750 £42,000
% change year-on-year +10.43% -2.98% +10.53%

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 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 12 (66.67%) SDLC
2 10 (55.56%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) Automotive
3 8 (44.44%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) JIRA
5 5 (27.78%) Ethical Hacking
5 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) C#
5 5 (27.78%) .NET
5 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
5 5 (27.78%) Wireless
5 5 (27.78%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
5 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
6 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (22.22%) Case Management
6 4 (22.22%) Legal
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (16.67%) Market Research
7 3 (16.67%) Android
7 3 (16.67%) Smartphone
7 3 (16.67%) Workflow

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 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Drupal
1 1 (5.56%) Joomla!
1 1 (5.56%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
2 4 (22.22%) Bitbucket
3 2 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (5.56%) Protractor
4 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (44.44%) Automotive
2 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 4 (22.22%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Android Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Junior
2 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Workflow Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
3 4 (22.22%) XML
4 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.56%) Doctrine
6 1 (5.56%) LAMP
6 1 (5.56%) Laravel
6 1 (5.56%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (27.78%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 2 (11.11%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) SDLC
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 5 (27.78%) Cybersecurity
3 5 (27.78%) Ethical Hacking
3 5 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (22.22%) Case Management
5 3 (16.67%) Android Development
5 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (16.67%) Market Research
5 3 (16.67%) Workflow
6 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 1 (5.56%) BDD
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 2 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker