Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 51 42
Rank change year-on-year -4 -9 +22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 33 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.22% 4.04% 4.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.28% 10.71% 13.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 48
Swindon median annual salary £55,000 £44,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.60% -13.17% +89.81%
10th Percentile £33,300 £22,750 £24,525
90th Percentile £62,750 £62,500 £76,250
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year -10.11% +22.76% +3.57%

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 341 308 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 42.10% 37.70% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 317 267 301
Swindon median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% -6.98%
10th Percentile £30,750 £22,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,250 £72,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £43,000 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.52% +1.88% +2.56%

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 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) Java
3 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 11 (61.11%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) CSS
4 10 (55.56%) XML
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 10 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (50.00%) Python
5 9 (50.00%) PHP
6 8 (44.44%) .NET
7 7 (38.89%) Perl
7 7 (38.89%) SOA
7 7 (38.89%) Web Application Development
7 7 (38.89%) Ajax
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) HTML
9 3 (16.67%) C#
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle
9 3 (16.67%) Project Management
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
10 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
10 2 (11.11%) SDLC
10 2 (11.11%) JIRA
10 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
10 2 (11.11%) Subversion
10 2 (11.11%) Spring
10 2 (11.11%) Maven

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 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
1 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
1 2 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Maven
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) gulp
2 1 (5.56%) JBehave
2 1 (5.56%) Mocha
2 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.56%) webpack
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer in Test
5 1 (5.56%) Junior
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SOC Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Automation Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) CSS
1 10 (55.56%) XML
2 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 7 (38.89%) Ajax
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.11%) Spring
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
6 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
6 1 (5.56%) Browserify
6 1 (5.56%) Chai
6 1 (5.56%) CSS3
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) Jest
6 1 (5.56%) LESS
6 1 (5.56%) React
6 1 (5.56%) RESTful
6 1 (5.56%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.56%) Fintech
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 7 (38.89%) SOA
3 7 (38.89%) Web Application Development
4 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) OO
6 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 1 (5.56%) Case Management
7 1 (5.56%) Chat Support
7 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
7 1 (5.56%) Microservices
7 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.56%) SDET
7 1 (5.56%) SIEM
7 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.56%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Java
1 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
1 11 (61.11%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) PHP
2 9 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (38.89%) Perl
4 3 (16.67%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) ES6
6 1 (5.56%) Ruby
6 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) Degree
2 10 (55.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.56%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.56%) LogRhythm
2 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft