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

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 72 52
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 41 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 7.37% 2.08% 4.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.53% 6.06% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 6 31
Median salary £50,000 £23,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+112.76% -18.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £23,500 £45,000
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
182 264 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 32.73% 34.33% 31.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138 180 164
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 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 September 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
Poole - 10 £47,500 -
Bournemouth +2 7 £27,500 +17.02% 3
Dorchester - 6 - - 1
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 41 (71.93%) Degree
2 28 (49.12%) Software Engineering
3 27 (47.37%) OO
4 26 (45.61%) Mathematics
5 20 (35.09%) C#
6 19 (33.33%) C++
6 19 (33.33%) SQL
7 18 (31.58%) OOP
8 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (28.07%) Finance
9 16 (28.07%) Linux
9 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
10 15 (26.32%) SDLC
11 13 (22.81%) Windows
12 12 (21.05%) .NET
13 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
13 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
13 11 (19.30%) CSS
13 11 (19.30%) HTML
13 11 (19.30%) MVC
14 9 (15.79%) Electronics
14 9 (15.79%) Java
14 9 (15.79%) Web Services
14 9 (15.79%) UML
14 9 (15.79%) Spring Integration
14 9 (15.79%) Spring
15 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (12.28%) WCF
17 6 (10.53%) Robotics
17 6 (10.53%) Embedded Linux

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:

Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) FTP
1 4 (7.02%) HTTP
1 4 (7.02%) Kerberos
1 4 (7.02%) LDAP
1 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Electronics
3 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (49.12%) Software Engineer
2 26 (45.61%) Developer
3 10 (17.54%) C++ Software Engineer
4 9 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Lead Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Python Developer
7 3 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Project Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.05%) .NET
2 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
2 11 (19.30%) CSS
2 11 (19.30%) HTML
3 9 (15.79%) Spring
3 9 (15.79%) Spring Integration
3 9 (15.79%) Web Services
4 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (12.28%) WCF
6 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
6 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (10.53%) Django
6 6 (10.53%) Entity Framework
6 6 (10.53%) Flask
6 6 (10.53%) jQuery
6 6 (10.53%) Pyramid
7 3 (5.26%) WPF
8 2 (3.51%) CSS3
8 2 (3.51%) HTML5
8 2 (3.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (45.61%) Mathematics
2 6 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (10.53%) Robotics
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 13 (22.81%) Windows
3 6 (10.53%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Software Engineering
2 27 (47.37%) OO
3 18 (31.58%) OOP
4 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (26.32%) SDLC
6 11 (19.30%) MVC
7 9 (15.79%) UML
8 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.53%) Defect Tracking
8 6 (10.53%) Machine Learning
8 6 (10.53%) Open Source
8 6 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.53%) Web Development
9 3 (5.26%) OOD
10 2 (3.51%) BDD
10 2 (3.51%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (3.51%) Project Governance
10 2 (3.51%) Project Management
10 2 (3.51%) TDD
11 1 (1.75%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.09%) C#
2 19 (33.33%) C++
2 19 (33.33%) SQL
3 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.79%) Java
5 6 (10.53%) C
5 6 (10.53%) Python
5 6 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.53%) VB
6 2 (3.51%) PHP
7 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (71.93%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) PhD
3 1 (1.75%) APMP
3 1 (1.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) NFS
Vendors
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
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Posted: 5 days ago
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