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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 32 43
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 25 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 6.11% 4.91% 4.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.12% 14.79% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 23
Median salary £44,500 £58,750 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.25% +117.59%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 146 169 203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 35.70% 33.20% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 130 142 172
Median salary £44,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £72,500
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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 23 (63.89%) Degree
2 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (50.00%) HTML
3 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (44.44%) Java
5 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
6 13 (36.11%) User Experience
6 13 (36.11%) CSS
7 11 (30.56%) Finance
8 9 (25.00%) Axure RP
8 9 (25.00%) UX Design
8 9 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (25.00%) Marketing
8 9 (25.00%) jQuery
8 9 (25.00%) Photoshop
8 9 (25.00%) SQL
8 9 (25.00%) HND
8 9 (25.00%) PhD
8 9 (25.00%) Conceptual Models
8 9 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (22.22%) C#
9 8 (22.22%) Selenium
10 7 (19.44%) Python
11 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
12 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
12 5 (13.89%) Node.js
12 5 (13.89%) Software Testing
12 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
12 5 (13.89%) Industrial Design
12 5 (13.89%) Mathematics

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 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) Apache
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.78%) MQTT
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
1 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Axure RP
2 8 (22.22%) Selenium
3 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 5 (13.89%) JUnit
5 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.78%) Ant
6 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.78%) Maven
6 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Marketing
3 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Automotive
5 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Designer
2 9 (25.00%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) UI Designer
2 9 (25.00%) UI/UX Designer
2 9 (25.00%) UX Designer
3 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Automation Tester
4 5 (13.89%) Tester
5 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Graduate
7 2 (5.56%) Graduate
7 2 (5.56%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Python Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) HTML
2 13 (36.11%) CSS
3 9 (25.00%) jQuery
3 9 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
4 5 (13.89%) Node.js
4 5 (13.89%) Spring
5 3 (8.33%) CSS3
5 3 (8.33%) HTML5
5 3 (8.33%) Spring MVC
5 3 (8.33%) XML
6 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.56%) Django
6 2 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) User Experience
2 4 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 9 (25.00%) Conceptual Models
3 9 (25.00%) UX Design
4 5 (13.89%) Industrial Design
4 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
4 5 (13.89%) Scrum
4 5 (13.89%) Software Testing
4 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
4 5 (13.89%) Test Scripting
5 4 (11.11%) OOP
6 3 (8.33%) MVC
7 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.56%) DevOps
7 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.56%) ERP
7 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Structured Programming
7 2 (5.56%) TDD
7 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (44.44%) Java
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) C#
5 7 (19.44%) Python
6 3 (8.33%) C++
6 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.56%) C
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (5.56%) VB
8 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) Degree
2 9 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (25.00%) HND
2 9 (25.00%) PhD
3 5 (13.89%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
Swindon, Wiltshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago