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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 41 41 61
Rank change year-on-year 0 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 29 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.61% 4.94% 1.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.86% 13.55% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 29 5
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.76% +8.33%  
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 Swindon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 140 214 199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 33.25% 36.46% 34.61%
Number of salaries quoted 105 194 137
Median salary £45,000 £46,150 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.49% +23.06%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,625 £30,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Swindon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 21 (87.50%) Degree
2 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) Java
4 10 (41.67%) Cucumber
5 9 (37.50%) Selenium
6 8 (33.33%) SQL
7 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
7 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
7 7 (29.17%) DevOps
8 6 (25.00%) Oracle
9 5 (20.83%) C++
9 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.83%) Python
9 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
10 4 (16.67%) OOP
10 4 (16.67%) HTML
10 4 (16.67%) XML
10 4 (16.67%) Spring
10 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
10 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 3 (12.50%) Spring MVC
11 3 (12.50%) Game Development
11 3 (12.50%) Open Source
11 3 (12.50%) PaaS
11 3 (12.50%) Network Security
11 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
11 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
11 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Computer Science
Top Related 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 3 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (12.50%) IaaS
1 3 (12.50%) PaaS
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
1 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Cucumber
2 9 (37.50%) Selenium
3 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 3 (12.50%) JUnit
4 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
5 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.33%) JIRA
5 2 (8.33%) Subversion
6 1 (4.17%) Ant
6 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Games
3 2 (8.33%) Advertising
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Cloud Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Data Centre Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Security Specialist
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Junior
5 2 (8.33%) Python Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Release Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Software Support Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
1 4 (16.67%) Spring
1 4 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 3 (12.50%) OpenDaylight
2 3 (12.50%) Spring MVC
3 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.33%) CSS3
3 2 (8.33%) Django
3 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 2 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (4.17%) Gherkin
4 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Unix
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) DevOps
2 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.67%) OOP
4 3 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (12.50%) Game Development
4 3 (12.50%) Microservices
4 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) Open Source
4 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 3 (12.50%) Presales
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Structured Programming
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) C++
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) Shell Script
4 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.33%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) PHP
4 2 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) HIPAA
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Ceph
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Intel
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago