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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 49 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 26 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.19% 3.05% 3.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.11% 12.50% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 20
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,250 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
234 144 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 28.68% 24.41% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 192 129 157
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Coventry

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 49 (90.74%) Degree
2 43 (79.63%) Software Engineering
3 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (55.56%) HTML
5 29 (53.70%) C#
5 29 (53.70%) C++
5 29 (53.70%) Linux
6 26 (48.15%) SQL
7 24 (44.44%) Windows
8 22 (40.74%) Python
8 22 (40.74%) Mathematics
9 18 (33.33%) CSS
10 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
10 17 (31.48%) .NET
11 16 (29.63%) MVC
11 16 (29.63%) HTML5
12 15 (27.78%) jQuery
12 15 (27.78%) Scrum
12 15 (27.78%) PhD
13 14 (25.93%) Visual Studio
13 14 (25.93%) PHP
13 14 (25.93%) Electronics
13 14 (25.93%) OO
13 14 (25.93%) Physics
14 12 (22.22%) Pattern Recognition
14 12 (22.22%) Image Processing
15 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
15 11 (20.37%) Social Media
15 11 (20.37%) Waterfall
15 11 (20.37%) Laravel

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) SaaS
2 4 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) MySQL
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.41%) SQLite
3 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Visual Studio
2 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (25.93%) Electronics
2 7 (12.96%) Games
3 5 (9.26%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.41%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Developer
2 21 (38.89%) Software Engineer
2 21 (38.89%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) PHP Developer
4 7 (12.96%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Graduate
6 4 (7.41%) Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Support Technician
8 2 (3.70%) Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Technician
8 2 (3.70%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (1.85%) IT Business Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Java Web Developer
9 1 (1.85%) C Software Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Junior Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) Graduate Business Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (55.56%) HTML
2 18 (33.33%) CSS
3 17 (31.48%) .NET
4 16 (29.63%) HTML5
5 15 (27.78%) jQuery
6 11 (20.37%) CakePHP
6 11 (20.37%) Laravel
6 11 (20.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (14.81%) .NET Framework
8 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET
9 6 (11.11%) Entity Framework
10 5 (9.26%) WCF
11 4 (7.41%) WPF
11 4 (7.41%) Web Services
11 4 (7.41%) iOS SDK
11 4 (7.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 4 (7.41%) AngularJS
12 3 (5.56%) PhoneGap
13 1 (1.85%) CSS3
13 1 (1.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Mathematics
2 14 (25.93%) Physics
3 11 (20.37%) Social Media
3 11 (20.37%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (7.41%) Internet of Things
5 3 (5.56%) E-Learning
5 3 (5.56%) Animation
6 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.70%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.85%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (53.70%) Linux
2 24 (44.44%) Windows
3 7 (12.96%) Android
3 7 (12.96%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) Software Engineering
2 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (29.63%) MVC
4 15 (27.78%) Scrum
5 14 (25.93%) OO
6 12 (22.22%) Image Processing
6 12 (22.22%) Pattern Recognition
7 11 (20.37%) Waterfall
7 11 (20.37%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (20.37%) Web Design
7 11 (20.37%) SEO
8 7 (12.96%) Android Development
8 7 (12.96%) iOS Development
9 5 (9.26%) Data Analysis
10 4 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (7.41%) Web Development
11 3 (5.56%) Game Development
12 2 (3.70%) Business Analysis
12 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
13 1 (1.85%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) C#
1 29 (53.70%) C++
2 26 (48.15%) SQL
3 22 (40.74%) Python
4 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
5 14 (25.93%) PHP
6 5 (9.26%) Java
7 2 (3.70%) VB
7 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.85%) C
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (90.74%) Degree
2 15 (27.78%) PhD
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.41%) Apple
1 4 (7.41%) Xamarin
2 3 (5.56%) Adobe
3 2 (3.70%) HP
3 2 (3.70%) Dell
3 2 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
City College Coventry
Salary: Unspecified Starting salary £23,500
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, Warwickshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 17 days ago