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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 64 57
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 32 25 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.68% 3.18% 4.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.82% 7.67% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 22
Median salary £75,000 £43,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% +34.61%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Computer Science
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
170 326 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 35.49% 41.53% 33.19%
Number of salaries quoted 149 182 158
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Dorset

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Dorset

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

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Dorset

Computer Science
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +21 9 £31,250 +15.20% 3
Dorchester +1 8 - -
Poole -4 1 £22,500 -50.00% 1
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 46 (64.79%) Degree
2 40 (56.34%) Mathematics
3 34 (47.89%) Software Engineering
4 30 (42.25%) SQL
5 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (36.62%) C#
7 24 (33.80%) SDLC
8 23 (32.39%) OO
8 23 (32.39%) Finance
9 21 (29.58%) Java
10 19 (26.76%) Spring
11 18 (25.35%) Spring Integration
12 17 (23.94%) C++
13 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
13 16 (22.54%) OOP
14 15 (21.13%) Linux
15 14 (19.72%) UML
16 13 (18.31%) .NET
16 13 (18.31%) Windows
17 12 (16.90%) Machine Learning
17 12 (16.90%) Robotics
18 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET
19 10 (14.08%) CSS
19 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
19 10 (14.08%) HTML
19 10 (14.08%) Web Development
20 8 (11.27%) MVC
20 8 (11.27%) Manufacturing
20 8 (11.27%) VB
20 8 (11.27%) Web Services

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) AutoCAD
1 2 (2.82%) CATIA
1 2 (2.82%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) FTP
1 4 (5.63%) HTTP
1 4 (5.63%) Kerberos
1 4 (5.63%) LDAP
1 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.23%) JIRA
2 2 (2.82%) AccuRev
2 2 (2.82%) LabVIEW
2 2 (2.82%) MSTest
2 2 (2.82%) NUnit
2 2 (2.82%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.41%) Moq
3 1 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.41%) Subversion
3 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 8 (11.27%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (53.52%) Developer
2 28 (39.44%) Software Engineer
3 18 (25.35%) Java Developer
4 17 (23.94%) Lead Developer
5 9 (12.68%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (9.86%) .NET Developer
7 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (8.45%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Embedded Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Python Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Graduate
9 3 (4.23%) Junior
9 3 (4.23%) Junior Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.76%) Spring
2 18 (25.35%) Spring Integration
3 13 (18.31%) .NET
4 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET
5 10 (14.08%) CSS
5 10 (14.08%) HTML
6 8 (11.27%) .NET Framework
6 8 (11.27%) WCF
6 8 (11.27%) Web Services
7 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (9.86%) Entity Framework
8 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (8.45%) Django
8 6 (8.45%) Flask
8 6 (8.45%) jQuery
8 6 (8.45%) Pyramid
9 2 (2.82%) RESTful
9 2 (2.82%) WPF
10 1 (1.41%) Castle Windsor
10 1 (1.41%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 40 (56.34%) Mathematics
2 12 (16.90%) Robotics
3 7 (9.86%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.23%) Physics
5 1 (1.41%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Linux
2 13 (18.31%) Windows
3 6 (8.45%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (7.04%) Unix
5 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Software Engineering
2 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (33.80%) SDLC
4 23 (32.39%) OO
5 16 (22.54%) OOP
6 14 (19.72%) UML
7 12 (16.90%) Machine Learning
8 10 (14.08%) Web Development
9 8 (11.27%) MVC
10 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
10 6 (8.45%) Defect Tracking
10 6 (8.45%) Open Source
10 6 (8.45%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.63%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.82%) OOD
12 2 (2.82%) TDD
13 1 (1.41%) Continuous Integration
13 1 (1.41%) Multithreading
13 1 (1.41%) Project Management
13 1 (1.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.25%) SQL
2 26 (36.62%) C#
3 21 (29.58%) Java
4 17 (23.94%) C++
5 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.27%) VB
7 7 (9.86%) C
8 6 (8.45%) Python
8 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.82%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (64.79%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) NFS
2 2 (2.82%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
1 2 (2.82%) SAP
1 2 (2.82%) VMware
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