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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 38 31 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.26% 7.05% 14.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.04% 14.00% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 20 35
Average salary £40,000 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
71 150 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 32.13% 50.34% 47.54%
Number of salaries quoted 57 128 114
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,716 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £47,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Derby

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 22 (95.65%) Degree
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) Scrum
4 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
4 11 (47.83%) C#
5 10 (43.48%) HTML
6 9 (39.13%) C++
6 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 9 (39.13%) SQL
6 9 (39.13%) WCF
7 8 (34.78%) WPF
7 8 (34.78%) Multithreading
7 8 (34.78%) Web Services
7 8 (34.78%) XML
7 8 (34.78%) WinForms
8 7 (30.43%) TDD
8 7 (30.43%) .NET
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
8 7 (30.43%) RESTful
9 6 (26.09%) REST
9 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
9 6 (26.09%) QA
9 6 (26.09%) XPath
9 6 (26.09%) WF
9 6 (26.09%) Silverlight
9 6 (26.09%) .NET Remoting
9 6 (26.09%) Agile Testing
9 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (26.09%) Test Strategy

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Subversion
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
2 1 (4.35%) Sublime Text
2 1 (4.35%) PhpStorm
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Tester
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Senior Tester
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Agile C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C++/C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior C++ Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C++ Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Product Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Product Manager
6 2 (8.70%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) HTML
2 9 (39.13%) WCF
3 8 (34.78%) WPF
3 8 (34.78%) WinForms
3 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 8 (34.78%) XML
4 7 (30.43%) .NET
4 7 (30.43%) RESTful
5 6 (26.09%) REST
5 6 (26.09%) XSD
5 6 (26.09%) .NET Remoting
5 6 (26.09%) WF
5 6 (26.09%) Silverlight
6 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 3 (13.04%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) JSON
7 2 (8.70%) Sass
7 2 (8.70%) CSS3
7 2 (8.70%) HTML5
7 2 (8.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Scrum
3 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
4 8 (34.78%) Multithreading
5 7 (30.43%) TDD
6 6 (26.09%) Workflow
6 6 (26.09%) Software Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (26.09%) Test Strategy
6 6 (26.09%) Agile Testing
6 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
7 4 (17.39%) OO
8 3 (13.04%) MVC
8 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Product Management
9 2 (8.70%) Web Development
9 2 (8.70%) OOP
10 1 (4.35%) SOA
10 1 (4.35%) Pair Programming
10 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) C++
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 6 (26.09%) VBScript
4 6 (26.09%) XPath
4 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
4 6 (26.09%) C
5 4 (17.39%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) ISEB
2 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Twitter