Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 56 58
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 63 69 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.05% 4.08% 4.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.02% 11.08% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 54 67 81
Wiltshire median annual salary £28,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.86% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £18,500 £27,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £71,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +17.14% +7.69%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wiltshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 524 623 840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 33.70% 36.84% 38.51%
Number of salaries quoted 427 513 728
Wiltshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +3.70%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £59,041
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +2.56%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Wiltshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +10 26 £32,500 -51.85% 2
Corsham +16 16 £20,000 -42.86%
Salisbury -22 14 £27,500 -9.84%
Chippenham -3 5 £36,000 +2.86% 2
Computer Science
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 51 (80.95%) Degree
2 30 (47.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
4 21 (33.33%) Java
5 20 (31.75%) Python
5 20 (31.75%) SQL
6 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (26.98%) Software Engineering
8 16 (25.40%) CSS
8 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
9 15 (23.81%) SC Cleared
10 12 (19.05%) C#
11 11 (17.46%) HTML
11 11 (17.46%) HND
11 11 (17.46%) Retail
12 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
12 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (15.87%) Physics
12 10 (15.87%) Prototyping
13 9 (14.29%) ERP
13 9 (14.29%) Project Management
13 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
13 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
14 8 (12.70%) A+ Certification
14 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
14 8 (12.70%) TDD
14 8 (12.70%) Data Centre
14 8 (12.70%) BPSS Clearance
14 8 (12.70%) GNVQ
14 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 6 (9.52%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (9.52%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.59%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.76%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (12.70%) SaaS
2 6 (9.52%) OpenShift
2 6 (9.52%) PaaS
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Wireless
2 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
2 1 (1.59%) IPsec
2 1 (1.59%) MQTT
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Big Data
2 1 (1.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) JUnit
1 4 (6.35%) Selenium
2 3 (4.76%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 11 (17.46%) Retail
2 7 (11.11%) Marketing
3 6 (9.52%) Finance
4 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.76%) Automotive
5 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Graduate
2 17 (26.98%) Developer
3 15 (23.81%) Junior
4 13 (20.63%) Software Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Graduate Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Graduate Software Developer
5 11 (17.46%) Support Engineer
6 10 (15.87%) Junior Developer
6 10 (15.87%) Junior Software Developer
7 9 (14.29%) Project Manager
8 8 (12.70%) 1st Line Engineer
8 8 (12.70%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (12.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 8 (12.70%) Data Centre Engineer
8 8 (12.70%) IT Engineer
8 8 (12.70%) IT Support
8 8 (12.70%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (9.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.40%) CSS
2 11 (17.46%) HTML
3 7 (11.11%) .NET
4 5 (7.94%) Node.js
5 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
5 4 (6.35%) Spring
5 4 (6.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (4.76%) jQuery
6 3 (4.76%) XML
7 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.17%) CSS3
7 2 (3.17%) HTML5
7 2 (3.17%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.59%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.59%) Laravel
8 1 (1.59%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (1.59%) React
8 1 (1.59%) RESTful
8 1 (1.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Data Centre
1 8 (12.70%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.52%) Cloud Native
3 5 (7.94%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.76%) User Experience
5 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.17%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.59%) BBC
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.59%) Life Science
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) CentOS
1 6 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Unix
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.98%) Software Engineering
3 10 (15.87%) Physics
3 10 (15.87%) Prototyping
4 9 (14.29%) ERP
4 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 9 (14.29%) Project Management
5 8 (12.70%) TDD
6 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.52%) Open Source
7 6 (9.52%) Scrum
8 5 (7.94%) MVC
8 5 (7.94%) Software Testing
8 5 (7.94%) Web Development
9 4 (6.35%) Industrial Design
9 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.92%) JavaScript
2 21 (33.33%) Java
3 20 (31.75%) Python
3 20 (31.75%) SQL
4 12 (19.05%) C#
5 3 (4.76%) C
5 3 (4.76%) C++
5 3 (4.76%) VB
6 2 (3.17%) PHP
6 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.59%) Delphi
7 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 51 (80.95%) Degree
2 30 (47.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
4 15 (23.81%) SC Cleared
5 11 (17.46%) HND
6 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (12.70%) A+ Certification
7 8 (12.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (12.70%) GNVQ
8 7 (11.11%) HNC
9 3 (4.76%) PhD
10 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) Ansible
1 6 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 6 (9.52%) SaltStack
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) SAP
3 1 (1.59%) Zend