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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 48 47 65
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 54 69 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.81% 4.79% 3.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.97% 13.12% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 47 65 59
Median salary £36,250 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
451 526 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.16% 36.53% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 338 460 676
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,125 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £62,500 £55,000
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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +16 24 £38,750 +55.00% 3
Chester +10 10 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Nantwich - 7 £35,250 -
Wilmslow - 5 £35,000 -
Macclesfield -8 3 £30,000 - 2
Crewe -14 3 £40,000 +70.21%
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 58 (59.79%) Degree
2 43 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (39.18%) TDD
4 36 (37.11%) .NET
4 36 (37.11%) Windows
5 31 (31.96%) ASP.NET
6 30 (30.93%) .NET Framework
7 28 (28.87%) C#
7 28 (28.87%) Scrum
8 27 (27.84%) MVC
8 27 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (25.77%) WinForms
9 25 (25.77%) VB.NET
9 25 (25.77%) Internet
9 25 (25.77%) Dependency Injection
9 25 (25.77%) MVVM
9 25 (25.77%) Moq
9 25 (25.77%) WPF
9 25 (25.77%) NUnit
9 25 (25.77%) Unity DI Container
10 24 (24.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 24 (24.74%) WCF
10 24 (24.74%) Rhino Mocks
10 24 (24.74%) Inversion of Control
10 24 (24.74%) MSTest
10 24 (24.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (24.74%) Castle Windsor
10 24 (24.74%) Ninject
10 24 (24.74%) Web Application Development
10 24 (24.74%) Kanban

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 (18.56%) Apache
1 18 (18.56%) IIS
2 7 (7.22%) SAS
3 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.06%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.06%) JBoss
4 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (22.68%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.40%) MS Office
3 7 (7.22%) SPSS
3 7 (7.22%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.03%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (25.77%) Internet
2 13 (13.40%) HTTP
2 13 (13.40%) Intranet
3 6 (6.19%) BGP
3 6 (6.19%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (6.19%) EIGRP
3 6 (6.19%) Firewall
3 6 (6.19%) LAN
3 6 (6.19%) MPLS
3 6 (6.19%) Network Security
3 6 (6.19%) OSPF
3 6 (6.19%) VoIP
3 6 (6.19%) VPLS
3 6 (6.19%) WAN
4 1 (1.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.43%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (4.12%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.03%) Big Data
8 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.03%) GIS
8 1 (1.03%) MySQL
8 1 (1.03%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.03%) SAP BW
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (25.77%) Moq
1 25 (25.77%) NUnit
2 24 (24.74%) MSTest
2 24 (24.74%) Rhino Mocks
3 13 (13.40%) JIRA
4 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (19.59%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Marketing
3 3 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Banking
5 1 (1.03%) French Language
5 1 (1.03%) Law
5 1 (1.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (50.52%) Developer
2 26 (26.80%) .NET Developer
3 25 (25.77%) Graduate
3 25 (25.77%) Graduate Developer
3 25 (25.77%) Junior
4 24 (24.74%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 24 (24.74%) Internet Developer
4 24 (24.74%) Junior .NET Developer
4 24 (24.74%) Junior Developer
5 11 (11.34%) Administrator
6 9 (9.28%) PHP Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Analyst
7 8 (8.25%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (7.22%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Network Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) SQL Developer
10 5 (5.15%) Chief Security Officer
10 5 (5.15%) IT Administrator
10 5 (5.15%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (37.11%) .NET
2 31 (31.96%) ASP.NET
3 30 (30.93%) .NET Framework
4 25 (25.77%) Unity DI Container
4 25 (25.77%) WinForms
4 25 (25.77%) WPF
5 24 (24.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (24.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 24 (24.74%) Castle Windsor
5 24 (24.74%) Ninject
5 24 (24.74%) Spring.NET
5 24 (24.74%) WCF
6 11 (11.34%) Web Services
7 6 (6.19%) HTML
8 5 (5.15%) REST
8 5 (5.15%) Spring
9 4 (4.12%) RESTful
10 3 (3.09%) Hibernate
10 3 (3.09%) JSON
11 2 (2.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (11.34%) Management Information System
3 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.31%) Mathematics
4 7 (7.22%) Economics
4 7 (7.22%) Statistics
5 5 (5.15%) Neural Network
6 3 (3.09%) Algorithms
6 3 (3.09%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.09%) User Experience
7 1 (1.03%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.03%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.03%) FMCG
7 1 (1.03%) Physics
7 1 (1.03%) PKI
7 1 (1.03%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.11%) Windows
2 15 (15.46%) Linux
3 11 (11.34%) CentOS
3 11 (11.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (11.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (39.18%) TDD
3 28 (28.87%) Scrum
4 27 (27.84%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (27.84%) MVC
5 25 (25.77%) Dependency Injection
5 25 (25.77%) MVVM
6 24 (24.74%) Kanban
6 24 (24.74%) Web Application Development
7 12 (12.37%) Information Security
7 12 (12.37%) OO
8 10 (10.31%) Analytics
8 10 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.25%) Refactoring
10 7 (7.22%) Machine Learning
10 7 (7.22%) Monte Carlo Method
10 7 (7.22%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (7.22%) Statistical Analysis
10 7 (7.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.87%) C#
2 25 (25.77%) VB.NET
3 24 (24.74%) VB
4 23 (23.71%) Python
4 23 (23.71%) SQL
5 17 (17.53%) PHP
6 13 (13.40%) Bash Shell
6 13 (13.40%) C
6 13 (13.40%) PowerShell
7 12 (12.37%) Java
8 8 (8.25%) Perl
9 7 (7.22%) R
9 7 (7.22%) VBA
10 5 (5.15%) MATLAB
10 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
10 5 (5.15%) VBScript
11 2 (2.06%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.03%) XAML
Qualifications
1 58 (59.79%) Degree
2 6 (6.19%) A+ Certification
2 6 (6.19%) CCNA
2 6 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.19%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (5.15%) CISA
3 5 (5.15%) CISM
3 5 (5.15%) CISSP
3 5 (5.15%) ISSAP
3 5 (5.15%) PCI QSA
4 1 (1.03%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) Data Quality
1 5 (5.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.15%) ISO22301
1 5 (5.15%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.09%) QA
System Software
1 12 (12.37%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (12.37%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (19.59%) Microsoft
2 18 (18.56%) Cisco
3 12 (12.37%) VMware
4 6 (6.19%) Avaya
5 4 (4.12%) Oracle
6 2 (2.06%) hybris
7 1 (1.03%) CA
7 1 (1.03%) Citrix
7 1 (1.03%) New Relic
7 1 (1.03%) SAP
7 1 (1.03%) Teradata
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