The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 49 46 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 12 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.99% 2.34% 7.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.24% 8.51% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 38
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,250 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
136 141 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 22.59% 27.49% 40.45%
Number of salaries quoted 121 111 184
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Coventry

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Coventry

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 36 (85.71%) Degree
2 25 (59.52%) Linux
2 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (52.38%) Software Engineering
3 22 (52.38%) Apache
4 18 (42.86%) SQL
5 15 (35.71%) J2EE
5 15 (35.71%) Oracle
5 15 (35.71%) Java
5 15 (35.71%) Tomcat
5 15 (35.71%) Struts
5 15 (35.71%) Sun Certification
5 15 (35.71%) Sun
5 15 (35.71%) OCPJP
5 15 (35.71%) OCMJD
5 15 (35.71%) Spring
5 15 (35.71%) Hibernate
6 10 (23.81%) Mathematics
6 10 (23.81%) Physics
6 10 (23.81%) Python
7 9 (21.43%) DNS
7 9 (21.43%) DHCP
7 9 (21.43%) Automotive
8 8 (19.05%) C#
9 7 (16.67%) .NET
9 7 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
9 7 (16.67%) Squid
9 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (14.29%) Games

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 22 (52.38%) Apache
2 15 (35.71%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) TargetLink
2 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) DNS
1 9 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (7.14%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) BGP
3 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.38%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.38%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (2.38%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.38%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (21.43%) Automotive
2 6 (14.29%) Games
2 6 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 3 (7.14%) Electronics
3 3 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Software Support Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) J2EE Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Developer Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) Support Analyst
2 15 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Software Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Graduate
4 6 (14.29%) Research Scientist
4 6 (14.29%) Agile C# Developer
4 6 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Software Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Systems Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) J2EE
1 15 (35.71%) Struts
1 15 (35.71%) Spring
1 15 (35.71%) Hibernate
2 7 (16.67%) .NET
3 4 (9.52%) HTML
3 4 (9.52%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) OpenGL
4 1 (2.38%) DirectX
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Mathematics
1 10 (23.81%) Physics
2 7 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.38%) Economics
5 1 (2.38%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Linux
2 4 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (52.38%) Software Engineering
3 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 6 (14.29%) UML
4 6 (14.29%) OOD
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (4.76%) Data Governance
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 1 (2.38%) CAD
7 1 (2.38%) B2B
7 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.38%) SOA
7 1 (2.38%) ETL
7 1 (2.38%) EAI
7 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.38%) Change Management
7 1 (2.38%) Content Management
7 1 (2.38%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) SQL
2 15 (35.71%) Java
3 10 (23.81%) Python
4 8 (19.05%) C#
5 5 (11.90%) C
6 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (85.71%) Degree
2 15 (35.71%) Sun Certification
2 15 (35.71%) OCPJP
2 15 (35.71%) OCMJD
3 6 (14.29%) PhD
4 1 (2.38%) CCNP
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Squid
2 2 (4.76%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Control-M
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle
1 15 (35.71%) Sun
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.38%) webMethods
3 1 (2.38%) Software AG
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) Ab Initio
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago