The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.34% 2.74% 4.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.91% 10.26% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Average salary £42,500 £28,250 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.44% +61.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £26,500 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £31,050 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Bolton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44 39 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 33.59% 26.71% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 55
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,700 £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 Bolton

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Bolton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
3 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 10 (83.33%) HTML5
3 10 (83.33%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (83.33%) MVC
4 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (66.67%) OOP
6 7 (58.33%) TDD
6 7 (58.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (58.33%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
6 7 (58.33%) NHibernate
6 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
7 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (50.00%) CSS
7 6 (50.00%) Kanban
7 6 (50.00%) Scrum
8 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (16.67%) SQL
10 1 (8.33%) Java
10 1 (8.33%) Analytics
10 1 (8.33%) Android Development
10 1 (8.33%) Android
10 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
10 1 (8.33%) Logistics
10 1 (8.33%) CRM
10 1 (8.33%) ERP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) OLAP
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Android Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 10 (83.33%) HTML5
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (58.33%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (58.33%) NHibernate
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (8.33%) MDX
5 1 (8.33%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) OOP
4 7 (58.33%) TDD
5 6 (50.00%) Scrum
5 6 (50.00%) Kanban
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Analytics
7 1 (8.33%) Android Development
7 1 (8.33%) Logistics
7 1 (8.33%) CRM
7 1 (8.33%) ERP
7 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) ETL
7 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
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