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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 50 55 71
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 49 79 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.27% 4.67% 3.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.75% 12.12% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 41 74 56
Median salary £30,000 £34,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -10.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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
417 652 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.36% 38.58% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 348 544 565
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,900 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +11 22 £25,000 - 1
Chester +18 5 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Wilmslow - 4 £40,500 -
Nantwich - 3 £37,500 -
Crewe -7 2 £38,750 +64.89%
Macclesfield -14 2 £28,000 - 1
Winsford - 2 £25,000 -
Knutsford +23 1 - -
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 43 (55.84%) Degree
2 38 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (45.45%) .NET
4 34 (44.16%) Windows
4 34 (44.16%) TDD
5 33 (42.86%) C#
6 30 (38.96%) ASP.NET
7 29 (37.66%) MVC
7 29 (37.66%) .NET Framework
8 28 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (36.36%) VB.NET
9 27 (35.06%) Internet
10 26 (33.77%) Scrum
10 26 (33.77%) WinForms
10 26 (33.77%) VB
10 26 (33.77%) Kanban
10 26 (33.77%) WCF
10 26 (33.77%) WPF
10 26 (33.77%) NUnit
10 26 (33.77%) Spring.NET
10 26 (33.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (33.77%) Dependency Injection
10 26 (33.77%) Inversion of Control
10 26 (33.77%) MSTest
10 26 (33.77%) MVVM
10 26 (33.77%) Rhino Mocks
10 26 (33.77%) Moq
10 26 (33.77%) Castle Windsor
10 26 (33.77%) Ninject
10 26 (33.77%) Web Application Development

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 8 (10.39%) Apache
1 8 (10.39%) IIS
2 4 (5.19%) SAS
3 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS Office
3 4 (5.19%) SPSS
3 4 (5.19%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.19%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (5.19%) IaaS
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (5.19%) PaaS
2 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (35.06%) Internet
2 6 (7.79%) HTTP
2 6 (7.79%) Intranet
3 3 (3.90%) BGP
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (3.90%) EIGRP
3 3 (3.90%) Firewall
3 3 (3.90%) LAN
3 3 (3.90%) MPLS
3 3 (3.90%) Network Security
3 3 (3.90%) OSPF
3 3 (3.90%) VoIP
3 3 (3.90%) VPLS
3 3 (3.90%) WAN
4 1 (1.30%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.19%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (5.19%) DB2
5 4 (5.19%) MySQL
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.60%) PowerPivot
6 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.30%) Big Data
7 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.30%) GIS
7 1 (1.30%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.30%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 26 (33.77%) Moq
1 26 (33.77%) MSTest
1 26 (33.77%) NUnit
1 26 (33.77%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (7.79%) JIRA
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Publishing
3 2 (2.60%) Arabic Language
3 2 (2.60%) French Language
3 2 (2.60%) Games
3 2 (2.60%) German Language
3 2 (2.60%) Hindi Language
3 2 (2.60%) Russian Language
3 2 (2.60%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (62.34%) Developer
2 31 (40.26%) Graduate
2 31 (40.26%) Graduate Developer
3 27 (35.06%) .NET Developer
4 26 (33.77%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 26 (33.77%) Internet Developer
4 26 (33.77%) Junior
4 26 (33.77%) Junior .NET Developer
4 26 (33.77%) Junior Developer
5 7 (9.09%) Administrator
6 6 (7.79%) Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Architect
7 5 (6.49%) IT Administrator
7 5 (6.49%) IT Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.49%) PHP Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.19%) Java Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (45.45%) .NET
2 30 (38.96%) ASP.NET
3 29 (37.66%) .NET Framework
4 26 (33.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (33.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 26 (33.77%) Castle Windsor
4 26 (33.77%) Ninject
4 26 (33.77%) Spring.NET
4 26 (33.77%) Unity DI Container
4 26 (33.77%) WCF
4 26 (33.77%) WinForms
4 26 (33.77%) WPF
5 5 (6.49%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.90%) HTML
6 3 (3.90%) Node.js
6 3 (3.90%) RESTful
6 3 (3.90%) Web Services
7 2 (2.60%) CSS
7 2 (2.60%) JPA
7 2 (2.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (33.77%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.79%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.19%) CMDB
3 4 (5.19%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.19%) Economics
3 4 (5.19%) Statistics
4 3 (3.90%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.90%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.90%) User Experience
5 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.60%) Neural Network
6 1 (1.30%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.30%) FMCG
6 1 (1.30%) PKI
6 1 (1.30%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.16%) Windows
2 8 (10.39%) Linux
3 6 (7.79%) CentOS
3 6 (7.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (7.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (44.16%) TDD
3 29 (37.66%) MVC
4 28 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (33.77%) Dependency Injection
5 26 (33.77%) Kanban
5 26 (33.77%) MVVM
5 26 (33.77%) Scrum
5 26 (33.77%) Web Application Development
6 10 (12.99%) Software Engineering
7 9 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.79%) Analytics
8 6 (7.79%) OO
9 5 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.49%) Refactoring
10 4 (5.19%) Business Development
10 4 (5.19%) Information Security
10 4 (5.19%) IT Governance
10 4 (5.19%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (5.19%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (42.86%) C#
2 28 (36.36%) VB.NET
3 26 (33.77%) VB
4 20 (25.97%) SQL
5 14 (18.18%) Java
6 11 (14.29%) Python
7 8 (10.39%) PHP
8 6 (7.79%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.79%) C
8 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.79%) PowerShell
8 6 (7.79%) T-SQL
9 4 (5.19%) R
9 4 (5.19%) VBA
10 3 (3.90%) Perl
11 2 (2.60%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (55.84%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) ISEB
2 4 (5.19%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.19%) PMP
3 3 (3.90%) A+ Certification
3 3 (3.90%) CCNA
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.90%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.30%) MBA
4 1 (1.30%) MCP
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.60%) QA
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.49%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (5.19%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.60%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (15.58%) Cisco
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.69%) VMware
4 6 (7.79%) Oracle
5 5 (6.49%) Citrix
6 4 (5.19%) BMC
6 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
6 4 (5.19%) EMC
6 4 (5.19%) HP
6 4 (5.19%) IBM
6 4 (5.19%) Juniper
6 4 (5.19%) NetApp
7 3 (3.90%) Avaya
8 1 (1.30%) CA
8 1 (1.30%) SAP
8 1 (1.30%) Teradata
Chester, Cheshire
Sykes Cottages
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago