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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 52 62 73
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 41 60 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.82% 3.72% 2.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.96% 9.65% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 44
Median salary £25,000 £36,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.50% +46.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Computer Science
North West

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
374 622 586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.86% 38.54% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 301 488 390
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington +10 22 £25,000 - 5
Crewe +24 3 £23,500 -
Knutsford +12 3 £40,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 - - 1
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 51 (70.83%) Degree
2 37 (51.39%) C#
3 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
3 35 (48.61%) .NET
4 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (43.06%) ASP.NET
6 29 (40.28%) CSS
7 28 (38.89%) HTML
7 28 (38.89%) Java
8 26 (36.11%) Scrum
9 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
10 24 (33.33%) OOP
11 22 (30.56%) MVC
12 21 (29.17%) TDD
12 21 (29.17%) Windows
13 20 (27.78%) .NET Framework
13 20 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (26.39%) WCF
15 18 (25.00%) WinForms
15 18 (25.00%) NUnit
15 18 (25.00%) Internet
15 18 (25.00%) VB.NET
15 18 (25.00%) WPF
15 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (23.61%) Dependency Injection
16 17 (23.61%) Inversion of Control
16 17 (23.61%) MSTest
16 17 (23.61%) MVVM
16 17 (23.61%) Rhino Mocks
16 17 (23.61%) Moq

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 6 (8.33%) Node.js
2 3 (4.17%) CMS
2 3 (4.17%) ColdFusion
2 3 (4.17%) Drupal
2 3 (4.17%) Joomla!
2 3 (4.17%) WordPress
3 2 (2.78%) Apache
3 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.39%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (11.11%) IaaS
2 8 (11.11%) PaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (4.17%) Intranet
3 1 (1.39%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (1.39%) BGP
3 1 (1.39%) DNS
3 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.39%) LDAP
3 1 (1.39%) OSPF
3 1 (1.39%) SAN
3 1 (1.39%) VoIP
3 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.61%) MySQL
3 15 (20.83%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.11%) DB2
5 3 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.39%) Big Data
6 1 (1.39%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) NUnit
2 17 (23.61%) Moq
2 17 (23.61%) MSTest
2 17 (23.61%) Rhino Mocks
3 13 (18.06%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.17%) Gradle
4 3 (4.17%) JUnit
4 3 (4.17%) Maven
4 3 (4.17%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.17%) TestNG
5 1 (1.39%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.39%) Sahi
5 1 (1.39%) Selenium
5 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.39%) WatiN
General
1 8 (11.11%) Publishing
2 6 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (4.17%) Games
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Arabic Language
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) French Language
5 1 (1.39%) German Language
5 1 (1.39%) Hindi Language
5 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (81.94%) Developer
2 35 (48.61%) Graduate
2 35 (48.61%) Graduate Developer
3 27 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 19 (26.39%) Java Developer
5 18 (25.00%) Junior
5 18 (25.00%) Junior Developer
6 17 (23.61%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 17 (23.61%) Internet Developer
6 17 (23.61%) Junior .NET Developer
7 12 (16.67%) C# Developer
8 11 (15.28%) Graduate Java Developer
9 10 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
10 9 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (11.11%) Architect
11 8 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (6.94%) Java Software Engineer
12 5 (6.94%) Software Engineer
12 5 (6.94%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (48.61%) .NET
2 31 (43.06%) ASP.NET
3 29 (40.28%) CSS
4 28 (38.89%) HTML
5 20 (27.78%) .NET Framework
6 19 (26.39%) WCF
7 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (25.00%) WinForms
7 18 (25.00%) WPF
8 17 (23.61%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 17 (23.61%) Castle Windsor
8 17 (23.61%) Ninject
8 17 (23.61%) Spring.NET
8 17 (23.61%) Unity DI Container
9 13 (18.06%) Hibernate
9 13 (18.06%) Spring
10 12 (16.67%) HTML5
11 9 (12.50%) CSS3
11 9 (12.50%) XML
12 8 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Inversion of Control
2 8 (11.11%) CMDB
2 8 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.17%) Physics
4 3 (4.17%) User Experience
5 2 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Linux
3 3 (4.17%) Android
4 2 (2.78%) Unix
5 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.11%) Scrum
3 24 (33.33%) OOP
4 22 (30.56%) MVC
5 21 (29.17%) TDD
6 20 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (23.61%) Dependency Injection
7 17 (23.61%) Kanban
7 17 (23.61%) MVVM
7 17 (23.61%) Web Application Development
8 14 (19.44%) Software Engineering
9 13 (18.06%) OO
10 9 (12.50%) Project Management
10 9 (12.50%) SOA
11 8 (11.11%) CRM
11 8 (11.11%) ITIL
11 8 (11.11%) Service Delivery
11 8 (11.11%) Service Management
11 8 (11.11%) TOGAF
11 8 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 37 (51.39%) C#
2 35 (48.61%) JavaScript
3 28 (38.89%) Java
4 18 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 17 (23.61%) SQL
5 17 (23.61%) VB
6 10 (13.89%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.94%) PHP
8 4 (5.56%) Ruby
9 3 (4.17%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.39%) Delphi
10 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (70.83%) Degree
2 8 (11.11%) ISEB
2 8 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 8 (11.11%) PMP
3 1 (1.39%) MCP
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) KVM
3 1 (1.39%) oVirt
3 1 (1.39%) Postfix
3 1 (1.39%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (1.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) VMware
2 8 (11.11%) BMC
2 8 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 8 (11.11%) Cisco
2 8 (11.11%) Citrix
2 8 (11.11%) EMC
2 8 (11.11%) HP
2 8 (11.11%) IBM
2 8 (11.11%) Juniper
2 8 (11.11%) NetApp
2 8 (11.11%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) Facebook
3 3 (4.17%) Twitter
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.39%) Apple
5 1 (1.39%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.39%) Google
5 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.39%) Talend
5 1 (1.39%) Zend
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 - 35k per year + DOE
Posted: 16 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Great Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
KDR
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + pension, health insurance, holidays
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago