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 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 24 42 40
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.94% 2.06% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.20% 5.17% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 2
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -36.84%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Computer Science
Cheshire

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
49 116 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 38.58% 39.86% 49.80%
Number of salaries quoted 43 75 59
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,600 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £60,000
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 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
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 24 September 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Chester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

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 Chester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Microservices
4 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (20.00%) RIA
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Low Latency

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
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