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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 16 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 7.17% 7.42% 1.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.60% 20.79% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 3
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +27.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £20,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
86 101 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 38.57% 35.69% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 80 88 70
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 21 November 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Derby

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 19 (86.36%) Degree
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) Scrum
4 12 (54.55%) C#
5 11 (50.00%) C++
6 10 (45.45%) HTML
6 10 (45.45%) SQL
6 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
7 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
7 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
7 9 (40.91%) Windows
8 8 (36.36%) Web Services
8 8 (36.36%) .NET
8 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 8 (36.36%) WCF
8 8 (36.36%) RESTful
8 8 (36.36%) REST
9 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
9 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
9 7 (31.82%) Agile Testing
9 7 (31.82%) WPF
9 7 (31.82%) WF
9 7 (31.82%) Silverlight
9 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
9 7 (31.82%) XPath
9 7 (31.82%) QA
9 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
9 7 (31.82%) TDD
9 7 (31.82%) Software Testing

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 1 (4.55%) JBoss
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 2 (9.09%) Star Schema
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Tester
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Tester
4 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C++ Developer
6 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior C++ Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Graduate
6 3 (13.64%) C++/C# Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Programmer
8 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) Web Services
2 8 (36.36%) WCF
2 8 (36.36%) RESTful
2 8 (36.36%) REST
3 7 (31.82%) WinForms
3 7 (31.82%) WPF
3 7 (31.82%) WF
3 7 (31.82%) Silverlight
3 7 (31.82%) .NET Remoting
3 7 (31.82%) XML
3 7 (31.82%) XSD
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
5 2 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (4.55%) Direct3D
6 1 (4.55%) JSF
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
6 1 (4.55%) HTML5
6 1 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Statistics
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Android
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Scrum
3 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
4 7 (31.82%) Software Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (31.82%) Test Strategy
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Workflow
4 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
4 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (4.55%) Android Development
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) MVC
6 1 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) C++
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
4 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 7 (31.82%) XPath
5 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
5 7 (31.82%) VBScript
5 7 (31.82%) C
6 5 (22.73%) Java
7 1 (4.55%) Delphi
7 1 (4.55%) Python
7 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) Degree
2 7 (31.82%) ISEB
2 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (4.55%) Teradata
2 1 (4.55%) Facebook
2 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.55%) Cognos
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Informatica