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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 37 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 4.51% 4.76% 4.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.96% 18.99% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 36 29 28
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
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
265 158 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 32.32% 25.08% 37.29%
Number of salaries quoted 231 136 199
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Coventry

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 41 (83.67%) Degree
2 32 (65.31%) Software Engineering
3 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (51.02%) HTML
5 24 (48.98%) Linux
6 23 (46.94%) SQL
7 22 (44.90%) C#
8 20 (40.82%) C++
8 20 (40.82%) Windows
9 18 (36.73%) CSS
9 18 (36.73%) Mathematics
10 15 (30.61%) HTML5
10 15 (30.61%) .NET
10 15 (30.61%) PHP
10 15 (30.61%) MVC
11 14 (28.57%) Python
12 13 (26.53%) Scrum
12 13 (26.53%) OO
12 13 (26.53%) MySQL
13 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
13 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
13 11 (22.45%) PhD
13 11 (22.45%) Electronics
13 11 (22.45%) Waterfall
13 11 (22.45%) Physics
13 11 (22.45%) jQuery
14 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
14 10 (20.41%) CakePHP
14 10 (20.41%) Social Media
14 10 (20.41%) Web Design

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (8.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) MySQL
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.16%) SQLite
3 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Visual Studio
2 10 (20.41%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (22.45%) Electronics
2 6 (12.24%) Games
3 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
4 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Software Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) C++ Software Engineer
3 10 (20.41%) PHP Developer
4 6 (12.24%) Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Graduate
6 4 (8.16%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.08%) Junior
8 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Junior Support Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Graduate Software Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (51.02%) HTML
2 18 (36.73%) CSS
3 15 (30.61%) .NET
3 15 (30.61%) HTML5
4 11 (22.45%) jQuery
5 10 (20.41%) Laravel
5 10 (20.41%) CakePHP
5 10 (20.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
6 5 (10.20%) WCF
7 4 (8.16%) WPF
7 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.16%) Entity Framework
7 4 (8.16%) iOS SDK
7 4 (8.16%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
9 2 (4.08%) Web Services
9 2 (4.08%) PhoneGap
10 1 (2.04%) J2EE
10 1 (2.04%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Mathematics
2 11 (22.45%) Physics
3 10 (20.41%) Social Media
4 8 (16.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (8.16%) Internet of Things
5 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.12%) Animation
7 2 (4.08%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (4.08%) E-Learning
7 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
8 1 (2.04%) Graphic Design
8 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.98%) Linux
2 20 (40.82%) Windows
3 6 (12.24%) Android
3 6 (12.24%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) Software Engineering
2 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (30.61%) MVC
4 13 (26.53%) OO
4 13 (26.53%) Scrum
5 11 (22.45%) Waterfall
6 10 (20.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (20.41%) Web Design
6 10 (20.41%) SEO
7 9 (18.37%) Pattern Recognition
7 9 (18.37%) Image Processing
8 6 (12.24%) Android Development
8 6 (12.24%) iOS Development
9 5 (10.20%) Data Analysis
10 4 (8.16%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (6.12%) ITIL
12 2 (4.08%) CRM
12 2 (4.08%) Web Development
12 2 (4.08%) Asset Management
12 2 (4.08%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 22 (44.90%) C#
3 20 (40.82%) C++
4 15 (30.61%) PHP
5 14 (28.57%) Python
6 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
7 7 (14.29%) Java
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) VBScript
8 1 (2.04%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (83.67%) Degree
2 11 (22.45%) PhD
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.12%) MCSE
5 2 (4.08%) CCNA
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.08%) MCDST
6 1 (2.04%) MCTS
6 1 (2.04%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
1 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.16%) Apple
1 4 (8.16%) Xamarin
2 2 (4.08%) Adobe
3 1 (2.04%) SAP
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