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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 51 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 18 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.04% 2.95% 4.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.67% 7.93% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 29
Median salary £38,000 £23,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.21% -16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £30,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
173 227 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 35.09% 37.15% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 136 154 241
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Wimborne - 5 £40,000 -
Bournemouth +7 4 £30,000 +39.53% 1
Dorchester - 3 - - 2
Poole -1 1 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 25 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) OO
4 10 (40.00%) Windows
5 9 (36.00%) Unix
5 9 (36.00%) Java
6 8 (32.00%) .NET
6 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 7 (28.00%) MVC
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (28.00%) C++
7 7 (28.00%) HTML
8 6 (24.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) XML
8 6 (24.00%) OOP
9 5 (20.00%) WPF
9 5 (20.00%) OOD
9 5 (20.00%) Electronics
10 4 (16.00%) Workflow
10 4 (16.00%) TIBCO
10 4 (16.00%) AWD
10 4 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
10 4 (16.00%) Technical Analysis
11 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
11 3 (12.00%) Samba
11 3 (12.00%) VMware
11 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity

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 3 (12.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
1 3 (12.00%) FTP
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
1 3 (12.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (12.00%) IPsec
1 3 (12.00%) LDAP
1 3 (12.00%) NAS
1 3 (12.00%) Network Security
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (12.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (4.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) YourKit
General
1 5 (20.00%) Electronics
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Tester
8 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Project Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) QA Tester
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
1 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 6 (24.00%) CSS
3 6 (24.00%) XML
4 5 (20.00%) WPF
5 3 (12.00%) J2EE
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) WCF
6 2 (8.00%) Web Services
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (4.00%) CSS3
7 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (4.00%) RESTful
7 1 (4.00%) SOAP
7 1 (4.00%) WSDL
7 1 (4.00%) XML Messaging
7 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.00%) iPad
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Unix
3 8 (32.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (44.00%) OO
3 7 (28.00%) MVC
4 6 (24.00%) OOP
5 5 (20.00%) OOD
6 4 (16.00%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Workflow
7 3 (12.00%) BCP
7 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity Planning
7 3 (12.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (12.00%) ITIL
7 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (8.00%) UML
9 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) C
4 3 (12.00%) Perl
4 3 (12.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) HND
3 1 (4.00%) APMP
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Samba
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.00%) nmon
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (12.00%) NetApp
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 1 (4.00%) Appcelerator
3 1 (4.00%) Dynatrace
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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