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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 24 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.84% 3.48% 2.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.53% 11.43% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Median salary £60,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+84.61% +30.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,846 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.97% -2.88%

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
38 35 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 26.95% 30.43% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 34 47
Median salary £37,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £50,000
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 25 February 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 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Marketing
3 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (46.15%) ISSAP
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%) CISSP
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%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (46.15%) Information Security
3 6 (46.15%) BCP
3 6 (46.15%) ISO22301
3 6 (46.15%) Security Monitoring
3 6 (46.15%) Personalization
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) Web Services
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) UML
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Open Source
6 3 (23.08%) REST
6 3 (23.08%) RESTful
6 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering

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
1 1 (7.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Neo4j
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
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 3 (23.08%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) REST
2 3 (23.08%) RESTful
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) JSTL
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) Struts
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) Behat
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) D3.js
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) Java EE
4 1 (7.69%) JSON
4 1 (7.69%) Laravel
4 1 (7.69%) WinForms
4 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (7.69%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
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%) Personalization
1 6 (46.15%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (46.15%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Open Source
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) UML
5 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
5 2 (15.38%) RAD
5 2 (15.38%) RUP
5 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) R
4 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) 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
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) hybris
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) New Relic
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