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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 33 34
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 3.27% 2.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 22.73% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £42,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
58 22 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 47.54% 14.38% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54 18 39
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media
3 1 (33.33%) Moq
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
1 1 (33.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Bolton, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago