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 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Dorset
Rank 29 83 43
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -40
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 32 10 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.67% 1.20% 6.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.71% 3.37% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 46
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £30,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,846 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.97% -2.88%

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
171 297 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 41.01% 35.78% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 135 159 208
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £62,500 £55,000
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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +44 15 £30,000 +26.31% 3
Poole +10 8 £33,750 -25.00%
Weymouth - 3 £40,000 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 45 (67.16%) Degree
2 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (49.25%) Java
4 32 (47.76%) SQL
5 30 (44.78%) Mathematics
6 29 (43.28%) Software Engineering
7 27 (40.30%) Finance
8 25 (37.31%) C#
8 25 (37.31%) Spring
8 25 (37.31%) SDLC
9 20 (29.85%) Spring Integration
10 17 (25.37%) .NET
11 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
12 11 (16.42%) Windows
12 11 (16.42%) Linux
12 11 (16.42%) C++
13 10 (14.93%) MVC
13 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
14 9 (13.43%) UML
15 8 (11.94%) Manufacturing
15 8 (11.94%) OO
15 8 (11.94%) RESTful
15 8 (11.94%) Robotics
15 8 (11.94%) TDD
15 8 (11.94%) Machine Learning
16 7 (10.45%) Banking
16 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
16 7 (10.45%) OOP
17 6 (8.96%) C
17 6 (8.96%) Web Application Development

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 4 (5.97%) Apache
2 3 (4.48%) CMS
2 3 (4.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
1 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (5.97%) MS Project
1 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.99%) AutoCAD
2 2 (2.99%) CATIA
2 2 (2.99%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) Bluetooth
2 2 (2.99%) FTP
2 2 (2.99%) HTTP
2 2 (2.99%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.99%) LDAP
2 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MSTest
1 4 (5.97%) NUnit
2 3 (4.48%) Hudson
2 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.48%) JIRA
2 3 (4.48%) Maven
2 3 (4.48%) Moq
2 3 (4.48%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.99%) AccuRev
3 2 (2.99%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.99%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.99%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (40.30%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Manufacturing
3 7 (10.45%) Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Electronics
4 4 (5.97%) Retail
5 3 (4.48%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (56.72%) Developer
2 23 (34.33%) Java Developer
3 22 (32.84%) Lead Developer
4 19 (28.36%) Software Engineer
5 13 (19.40%) Graduate
6 11 (16.42%) Junior
6 11 (16.42%) Junior Developer
6 11 (16.42%) Software Developer
7 10 (14.93%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Graduate Software Developer
8 7 (10.45%) Junior Software Developer
9 5 (7.46%) .NET Developer
9 5 (7.46%) C++ Software Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Junior .NET Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Applications Manager
10 4 (5.97%) Applications Project Manager
10 4 (5.97%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (5.97%) Delivery Project Manager
10 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.31%) Spring
2 20 (29.85%) Spring Integration
3 17 (25.37%) .NET
4 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET
5 8 (11.94%) RESTful
6 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework
6 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (5.97%) CSS
7 4 (5.97%) HTML
7 4 (5.97%) WCF
7 4 (5.97%) Web Services
7 4 (5.97%) WPF
8 3 (4.48%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (4.48%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.48%) JDBC
8 3 (4.48%) Ninject
8 3 (4.48%) Spring MVC
8 3 (4.48%) Spring.NET
8 3 (4.48%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (4.48%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Robotics
2 5 (7.46%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) User Experience
4 2 (2.99%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.42%) Linux
1 11 (16.42%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Android
3 3 (4.48%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (4.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (44.78%) Mathematics
3 29 (43.28%) Software Engineering
4 25 (37.31%) SDLC
5 10 (14.93%) MVC
6 9 (13.43%) UML
7 8 (11.94%) Machine Learning
7 8 (11.94%) OO
7 8 (11.94%) TDD
8 7 (10.45%) OOP
8 7 (10.45%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.96%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (8.96%) Web Application Development
10 5 (7.46%) Web Development
11 4 (5.97%) Information Management
11 4 (5.97%) Physics
11 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2
11 4 (5.97%) Project Management
11 4 (5.97%) Scrum
11 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (49.25%) Java
2 32 (47.76%) SQL
3 25 (37.31%) C#
4 11 (16.42%) C++
5 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
6 6 (8.96%) C
7 2 (2.99%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.99%) Scala
7 2 (2.99%) VB
8 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (67.16%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) APMG
3 1 (1.49%) HNC
3 1 (1.49%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) NFS
1 2 (2.99%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (5.97%) HP
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle
2 2 (2.99%) EMC
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) SAP
2 2 (2.99%) VMware
Bournemouth, Dorset
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified to £60000 + variable + car alowance + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ferndown
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Unspecified We offer highly competitive benefits including pension
Posted: 23 days ago