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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 46 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.82% 0.86% 4.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.88% 1.80% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 10
Median salary £35,000 £22,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -59.09%
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
51 111 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 30.91% 47.64% 47.18%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 60
Median salary £36,750 £40,000 £33,852
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.12% +18.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 24 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Sahi
3 1 (25.00%) WatiN
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Sahi
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (25.00%) WatiN
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago