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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 25 34
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 7.14% 4.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 20.37% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 6
Average salary - £42,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +60.37%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
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
25 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 32.47% 35.06% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 51 34
Average salary £31,750 £41,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.03% +0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) MooTools
2 3 (75.00%) Back Office
2 3 (75.00%) SEO
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Intranet
2 3 (75.00%) Internet
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Google
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (25.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Internet
1 3 (75.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (75.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Web Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
1 3 (75.00%) SEO
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Veeam
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
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