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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 44 63 56
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 24 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 5.21% 1.24% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.27% 5.31% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 3
Average salary £23,500 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.26% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
Dorset

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
139 113 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 30.15% 23.30% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 81 64 79
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,500 £27,050
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 32 (84.21%) Degree
2 27 (71.05%) Linux
3 23 (60.53%) C#
4 21 (55.26%) Java
4 21 (55.26%) C
5 17 (44.74%) C++
5 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
6 16 (42.11%) .NET
7 13 (34.21%) Business Continuity
8 11 (28.95%) Finance
9 10 (26.32%) Electronics
9 10 (26.32%) UNIX
9 10 (26.32%) Perl
10 9 (23.68%) Data Analysis
11 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (18.42%) SDLC
13 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (15.79%) MVC
13 6 (15.79%) SQL
13 6 (15.79%) XML
13 6 (15.79%) Control-M
13 6 (15.79%) General Ledger
13 6 (15.79%) FIX Protocol
13 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
13 6 (15.79%) SWIFT
14 5 (13.16%) Responsive Web Design
14 5 (13.16%) CSS
14 5 (13.16%) HTML
14 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
14 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 4 (10.53%) MQSeries
2 3 (7.89%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) LDAP
1 4 (10.53%) FTP
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
1 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 4 (10.53%) VPN
1 4 (10.53%) HTTPS
1 4 (10.53%) Firewall
1 4 (10.53%) IPsec
1 4 (10.53%) Network Security
1 4 (10.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) DB2
1 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Electronics
3 6 (15.79%) General Ledger
4 4 (10.53%) Retail
5 2 (5.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Graduate
2 17 (44.74%) Software Engineer
2 17 (44.74%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Junior
4 7 (18.42%) Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Analyst
5 6 (15.79%) Junior Software Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Applications Support
7 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Security Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Linux Support
8 3 (7.89%) Risk Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
8 3 (7.89%) Cyber Security Manager
9 2 (5.26%) Junior Applications Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) .NET
2 6 (15.79%) XML
2 6 (15.79%) FIX Protocol
3 5 (13.16%) HTML
3 5 (13.16%) CSS
4 4 (10.53%) J2EE
5 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.89%) Ember.js
5 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.89%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.63%) jQuery
6 1 (2.63%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (15.79%) SWIFT
3 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.89%) Client/Server
4 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.89%) Fixed Income
4 3 (7.89%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 27 (71.05%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
2 13 (34.21%) Business Continuity
3 9 (23.68%) Data Analysis
4 7 (18.42%) SDLC
5 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
5 6 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (15.79%) MVC
6 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.16%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
7 4 (10.53%) Capacity Management
7 4 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (10.53%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (10.53%) ITIL
7 4 (10.53%) BCP
7 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.89%) Project Management
8 3 (7.89%) Change Management
8 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (60.53%) C#
2 21 (55.26%) Java
2 21 (55.26%) C
3 17 (44.74%) C++
4 10 (26.32%) Perl
5 6 (15.79%) SQL
6 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 32 (84.21%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) HND
3 3 (7.89%) CISSP
3 3 (7.89%) CISA
3 3 (7.89%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Samba
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) NetApp
1 4 (10.53%) VMware
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Sybase
2 3 (7.89%) Sun
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft