The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 11 24
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon - 16.67% 5.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 30.77% 11.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £52,500 £71,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.05%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Computer Science
Essex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
22 52 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 29.33% 54.17% 43.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 47
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £26,200 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £71,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Basildon

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) MS Project
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) VisionPLUS
2 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Project
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft