The first 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 31 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 Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 39 46 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -35
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 26 26 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.15% 3.78% 11.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.49% 13.90% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 25 26 44
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
121 187 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 19.30% 27.22% 24.67%
Number of salaries quoted 108 139 91
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
West Midlands

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 31 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Coventry

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 39 (86.67%) Degree
2 24 (53.33%) Linux
3 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (51.11%) Software Engineering
4 19 (42.22%) Apache
5 15 (33.33%) SQL
6 13 (28.89%) C#
7 12 (26.67%) Java
7 12 (26.67%) J2EE
7 12 (26.67%) Oracle
7 12 (26.67%) Struts
7 12 (26.67%) Tomcat
7 12 (26.67%) Python
7 12 (26.67%) Sun
7 12 (26.67%) Sun Certification
7 12 (26.67%) OCPJP
7 12 (26.67%) OCMJD
7 12 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 12 (26.67%) Mathematics
7 12 (26.67%) Physics
7 12 (26.67%) Spring
8 10 (22.22%) 3D Graphics
9 9 (20.00%) DHCP
9 9 (20.00%) DNS
10 8 (17.78%) Automotive
10 8 (17.78%) C++
11 7 (15.56%) .NET
11 7 (15.56%) Squid
12 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
12 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (42.22%) Apache
2 12 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) DHCP
1 9 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (6.67%) HTTP
3 2 (4.44%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
4 1 (2.22%) BGP
4 1 (2.22%) Firewall
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.22%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.22%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (2.22%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.22%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (17.78%) Automotive
2 6 (13.33%) Aerospace
2 6 (13.33%) Games
3 3 (6.67%) Finance
4 2 (4.44%) Electronics
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Support Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Software Support Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Developer Analyst
2 12 (26.67%) Java Developer
2 12 (26.67%) J2EE Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Graduate
4 9 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Agile C# Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Research Scientist
5 6 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Junior
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) J2EE
1 12 (26.67%) Struts
1 12 (26.67%) Hibernate
1 12 (26.67%) Spring
2 7 (15.56%) .NET
3 6 (13.33%) OpenGL
3 6 (13.33%) DirectX
4 4 (8.89%) CSS
4 4 (8.89%) HTML
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Mathematics
1 12 (26.67%) Physics
2 10 (22.22%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (4.44%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.22%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (51.11%) Software Engineering
2 6 (13.33%) Test Scripting
2 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
2 6 (13.33%) UML
2 6 (13.33%) OOD
2 6 (13.33%) CAD
3 4 (8.89%) Multithreading
4 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.44%) Data Governance
5 2 (4.44%) Project Management
6 1 (2.22%) SOA
6 1 (2.22%) ETL
6 1 (2.22%) EAI
6 1 (2.22%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.22%) Change Management
6 1 (2.22%) B2B
6 1 (2.22%) Change Control
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (28.89%) C#
3 12 (26.67%) Java
3 12 (26.67%) Python
4 8 (17.78%) C++
5 4 (8.89%) C
5 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) Perl
7 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (86.67%) Degree
2 12 (26.67%) Sun Certification
2 12 (26.67%) OCPJP
2 12 (26.67%) OCMJD
3 6 (13.33%) PhD
4 1 (2.22%) CCNP
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Squid
2 2 (4.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle
1 12 (26.67%) Sun
2 2 (4.44%) Cognizant
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) webMethods
3 1 (2.22%) Software AG
3 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio
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