The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 24 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 2.78% 8.16% 9.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% 25.81% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 12
Average salary £22,400 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.40% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,080 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £26,720 £25,150 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
22 31 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 30.56% 31.63% 28.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 40
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Altrincham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) SLA
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) JUnit
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) J2EE
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Finance

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) Redmine
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat