The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 39 33 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 3.46% 5.91% 6.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.09% 14.61% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 17
Average salary £29,252 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.17% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £29,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £55,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Computer Science
Derbyshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
136 89 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 42.77% 40.45% 46.97%
Number of salaries quoted 92 79 108
Average salary £35,690 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.82% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Derby

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Derby

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Derby region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Derby

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Derby 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 25 (86.21%) Degree
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) HTML
3 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
3 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
4 12 (41.38%) Java
5 10 (34.48%) C#
6 8 (27.59%) CSS
7 7 (24.14%) Windows
7 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
7 7 (24.14%) jQuery
7 7 (24.14%) HTML5
7 7 (24.14%) CSS3
8 6 (20.69%) RESTful
8 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (20.69%) Scrum
8 6 (20.69%) C++
9 5 (17.24%) PHP
9 5 (17.24%) SQL
9 5 (17.24%) .NET
9 5 (17.24%) MySQL
9 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
9 5 (17.24%) OO
9 5 (17.24%) ITIL
9 5 (17.24%) MCSA
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.24%) MVC
9 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
9 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
9 5 (17.24%) Mobile Application Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Derby 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 5 (17.24%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) SQLite
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) ReSharper
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (10.34%) Games
1 3 (10.34%) Local Government
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Software Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) PHP Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Graduate
4 4 (13.79%) IT Graduate
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Java Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Junior
5 3 (10.34%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) HTML
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
3 7 (24.14%) CSS3
3 7 (24.14%) HTML5
3 7 (24.14%) jQuery
4 6 (20.69%) RESTful
5 5 (17.24%) .NET
5 5 (17.24%) Spring
6 4 (13.79%) LINQ
6 4 (13.79%) WCF
6 4 (13.79%) WPF
7 3 (10.34%) WinForms
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.45%) Ajax
9 1 (3.45%) JSON
9 1 (3.45%) SOAP
9 1 (3.45%) Web Services
9 1 (3.45%) XML
9 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Mathematics
2 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) VHDL
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.45%) Physics
4 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 5 (17.24%) Front End Development
4 5 (17.24%) ITIL
4 5 (17.24%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (17.24%) MVC
4 5 (17.24%) OO
4 5 (17.24%) SDLC
4 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Game Development
6 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
6 3 (10.34%) MVVM
6 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.90%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) JavaScript
2 12 (41.38%) Java
3 10 (34.48%) C#
4 6 (20.69%) C++
5 5 (17.24%) PHP
5 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 3 (10.34%) C
7 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
8 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) Degree
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (17.24%) MCSA
3 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) MCSE
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) MCP
6 2 (6.90%) DBS Check
6 2 (6.90%) MCT
7 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Apple
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter