The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.89% 1.96% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.87% 10.20% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Average salary £55,000 £25,750 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+113.59% +47.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
92 49 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 35.80% 19.22% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57 34 31
Average salary £33,500 £34,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.89% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £22,500 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
Cheshire

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Chester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Chester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 21 (87.50%) Degree
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) Information Security
3 9 (37.50%) UNIX
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (33.33%) .NET
4 8 (33.33%) Oracle
5 7 (29.17%) Java
5 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
5 7 (29.17%) Financial Institution
5 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
5 7 (29.17%) Physics
5 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
5 7 (29.17%) Statistics
5 7 (29.17%) Digital Forensics
6 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (25.00%) Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) Firewall
6 6 (25.00%) CSS
6 6 (25.00%) Python
6 6 (25.00%) SAS
6 6 (25.00%) C
6 6 (25.00%) C++
6 6 (25.00%) Business Objects
6 6 (25.00%) MS Office
6 6 (25.00%) SAP
7 5 (20.83%) HTML
7 5 (20.83%) JavaScript

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.83%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (20.83%) Internet
3 4 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) OLAP
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Financial Institution
3 5 (20.83%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Graduate
1 7 (29.17%) Consultant
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Incident Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Forensic Investigator
4 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Lead PHP Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Business Developer
6 1 (4.17%) DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) CSS
3 5 (20.83%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) CSS3
4 3 (12.50%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.17%) MDX
6 1 (4.17%) RESTful
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Statistics
1 7 (29.17%) Mathematics
1 7 (29.17%) Physics
2 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.50%) Social Media
4 1 (4.17%) Economics
4 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) UNIX
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Information Security
2 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (29.17%) Digital Forensics
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.83%) Ethical Hacking
4 5 (20.83%) Computer Security
4 5 (20.83%) Cyber Security
4 5 (20.83%) Data Privacy
5 4 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.17%) Change Management
8 1 (4.17%) OO
8 1 (4.17%) ETL
8 1 (4.17%) Service Management
8 1 (4.17%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) C
2 6 (25.00%) C++
2 6 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) PHP
5 3 (12.50%) C#
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (87.50%) Degree
2 5 (20.83%) EnCE
2 5 (20.83%) CISSP
2 5 (20.83%) CEH
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 6 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Adobe
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.17%) Dundas
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