The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Dartford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 17 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 4.55% 1.82% 1.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% 7.69% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Computer Science
Kent

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dartford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
22 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dartford 50.00% 23.64% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 7
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Dartford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Dartford

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Dartford

Computer Science
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Dartford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Dartford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dartford 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) Degree