The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 19 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.77% 3.13% 2.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.98% 12.12% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 4
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £23,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% +39.78%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
53 33 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 39.85% 25.78% 39.00%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 69
Median salary £43,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Chester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 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 Chester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Marketing
3 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (46.15%) ISSAP
3 6 (46.15%) CISSP
3 6 (46.15%) BCP
3 6 (46.15%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (46.15%) Information Security
3 6 (46.15%) CISA
3 6 (46.15%) CISM
3 6 (46.15%) Data Security
3 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
3 6 (46.15%) ISMS
3 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
3 6 (46.15%) PCI QSA
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (46.15%) ISO22301
3 6 (46.15%) Security Monitoring
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) REST
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Spring
7 2 (15.38%) WebSphere

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (15.38%) GlassFish
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Moq
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Chief Information Officer
1 6 (46.15%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 6 (46.15%) Chief Security Officer
1 6 (46.15%) CIO
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security Officer
1 6 (46.15%) Security Officer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (7.69%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) REST
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
2 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) JSTL
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) Struts
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (7.69%) Behat
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Laravel
3 1 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (7.69%) WinForms
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) RIA
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) BCP
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (46.15%) Data Security
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security
1 6 (46.15%) ISMS
1 6 (46.15%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (46.15%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) RAD
5 2 (15.38%) RUP
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) CISA
2 6 (46.15%) CISM
2 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) ISSAP
2 6 (46.15%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (46.15%) ISO22301
1 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) hybris
2 1 (7.69%) New Relic
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