The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 63 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 26 40 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.54% 3.03% 3.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.93% 8.51% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 39 47
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £43,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
375 470 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.66% 35.66% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 259 391 637
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Cheshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +7 9 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Warrington +3 6 £25,000 -
Wilmslow - 6 £35,000 - 1
Crewe -13 1 £40,000 +70.21% 2
Macclesfield - 1 - - 2
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 56 (63.64%) Degree
2 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (34.09%) TDD
4 28 (31.82%) .NET
4 28 (31.82%) Windows
5 24 (27.27%) Python
5 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 23 (26.14%) SQL
6 23 (26.14%) .NET Framework
7 21 (23.86%) Scrum
8 20 (22.73%) MVC
8 20 (22.73%) Finance
8 20 (22.73%) C#
8 20 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
9 19 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (20.45%) WPF
10 18 (20.45%) NUnit
10 18 (20.45%) Dependency Injection
10 18 (20.45%) MVVM
10 18 (20.45%) Moq
10 18 (20.45%) Unity DI Container
10 18 (20.45%) WinForms
10 18 (20.45%) Cisco
10 18 (20.45%) Internet
10 18 (20.45%) Apache
10 18 (20.45%) VB.NET
10 18 (20.45%) IIS
11 17 (19.32%) VB
11 17 (19.32%) PHP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (20.45%) Apache
1 18 (20.45%) IIS
2 8 (9.09%) SAS
3 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.27%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.27%) JBoss
4 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 13 (14.77%) MS Office
3 8 (9.09%) SPSS
3 8 (9.09%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) iPaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.45%) Internet
2 13 (14.77%) HTTP
2 13 (14.77%) Intranet
3 6 (6.82%) BGP
3 6 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (6.82%) EIGRP
3 6 (6.82%) Firewall
3 6 (6.82%) LAN
3 6 (6.82%) MPLS
3 6 (6.82%) Network Security
3 6 (6.82%) OSPF
3 6 (6.82%) VoIP
3 6 (6.82%) VPLS
3 6 (6.82%) WAN
4 1 (1.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) MongoDB
2 12 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (7.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.14%) Big Data
8 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.14%) GIS
8 1 (1.14%) MySQL
8 1 (1.14%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.14%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (20.45%) Moq
1 18 (20.45%) NUnit
2 17 (19.32%) MSTest
2 17 (19.32%) Rhino Mocks
3 13 (14.77%) JIRA
4 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.14%) Selenium
5 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Marketing
3 3 (3.41%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) French Language
3 3 (3.41%) Law
3 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (43.18%) Developer
2 21 (23.86%) Junior
3 19 (21.59%) .NET Developer
4 18 (20.45%) Graduate
4 18 (20.45%) Graduate Developer
5 17 (19.32%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 17 (19.32%) Internet Developer
5 17 (19.32%) Junior .NET Developer
5 17 (19.32%) Junior Developer
6 11 (12.50%) Administrator
7 9 (10.23%) Analyst
7 9 (10.23%) PHP Developer
8 8 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.82%) Chief Information Officer
9 6 (6.82%) Chief Information Security Officer
9 6 (6.82%) Network Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Security Officer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.82%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.82%) .NET
2 24 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 23 (26.14%) .NET Framework
4 18 (20.45%) Unity DI Container
4 18 (20.45%) WinForms
4 18 (20.45%) WPF
5 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 17 (19.32%) Castle Windsor
5 17 (19.32%) Ninject
5 17 (19.32%) Spring.NET
5 17 (19.32%) WCF
6 13 (14.77%) Web Services
7 6 (6.82%) HTML
8 5 (5.68%) REST
9 4 (4.55%) Spring
9 4 (4.55%) XML
10 3 (3.41%) RESTful
10 3 (3.41%) XSD
10 3 (3.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.32%) Inversion of Control
2 12 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 11 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (9.09%) Economics
5 8 (9.09%) Statistics
6 6 (6.82%) Neural Network
7 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.27%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.27%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.14%) Cryptography
9 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.14%) Physics
9 1 (1.14%) PKI
9 1 (1.14%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 28 (31.82%) Windows
2 17 (19.32%) Linux
3 11 (12.50%) CentOS
3 11 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 5 (5.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.09%) TDD
3 21 (23.86%) Scrum
4 20 (22.73%) MVC
5 19 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (20.45%) Dependency Injection
6 18 (20.45%) MVVM
7 17 (19.32%) Kanban
7 17 (19.32%) Web Application Development
8 13 (14.77%) Analytics
8 13 (14.77%) Information Security
9 12 (13.64%) OO
10 9 (10.23%) Software Engineering
11 8 (9.09%) Bayesian Methods
11 8 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (9.09%) Machine Learning
11 8 (9.09%) Monte Carlo Method
11 8 (9.09%) Refactoring
11 8 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
11 8 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.27%) Python
2 23 (26.14%) SQL
3 20 (22.73%) C#
4 18 (20.45%) VB.NET
5 17 (19.32%) PHP
5 17 (19.32%) VB
6 14 (15.91%) Java
7 13 (14.77%) Bash Shell
7 13 (14.77%) C
7 13 (14.77%) PowerShell
8 8 (9.09%) Perl
8 8 (9.09%) R
8 8 (9.09%) VBA
9 6 (6.82%) MATLAB
10 5 (5.68%) VBScript
11 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.27%) JavaScript
13 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
13 1 (1.14%) Ruby
13 1 (1.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 56 (63.64%) Degree
2 6 (6.82%) A+ Certification
2 6 (6.82%) CCNA
2 6 (6.82%) CISA
2 6 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.82%) CISM
2 6 (6.82%) CISSP
2 6 (6.82%) ISSAP
2 6 (6.82%) Network+ Certification
2 6 (6.82%) PCI QSA
3 1 (1.14%) HND
3 1 (1.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) Data Quality
1 6 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (6.82%) ISO22301
1 6 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 12 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (13.64%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.45%) Cisco
3 12 (13.64%) VMware
4 6 (6.82%) Avaya
5 4 (4.55%) Oracle
6 2 (2.27%) hybris
7 1 (1.14%) CA
7 1 (1.14%) New Relic
7 1 (1.14%) SAP
7 1 (1.14%) Teradata
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
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Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
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Crewe
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Salary: competitive
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