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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South West / Dorset
Rank 28 66 53
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 37 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.35% 2.75% 5.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.17% 7.27% 16.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 26
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £24,375 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
193 289 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 43.57% 37.78% 31.66%
Number of salaries quoted 158 170 166
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +14.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,025 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £57,500 £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 16 January 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 16 January 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 +34 14 £30,000 +26.31% 2
Poole -1 7 £33,750 -25.00%
Dorchester 0 4 - -
Weymouth - 1 £26,500 -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 50 (65.79%) Degree
2 39 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (48.68%) Mathematics
4 35 (46.05%) SQL
5 33 (43.42%) Software Engineering
6 32 (42.11%) Java
7 30 (39.47%) Finance
8 28 (36.84%) C#
8 28 (36.84%) Spring
8 28 (36.84%) SDLC
9 23 (30.26%) Spring Integration
10 17 (22.37%) .NET
10 17 (22.37%) OO
11 16 (21.05%) Linux
12 15 (19.74%) Windows
12 15 (19.74%) C++
12 15 (19.74%) OOP
13 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
13 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET
14 12 (15.79%) UML
14 12 (15.79%) MVC
15 11 (14.47%) Robotics
15 11 (14.47%) Machine Learning
16 9 (11.84%) Web Development
16 9 (11.84%) .NET Framework
17 8 (10.53%) CSS
17 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
17 8 (10.53%) HTML
17 8 (10.53%) Manufacturing
17 8 (10.53%) TDD

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 (5.26%) Apache
2 3 (3.95%) CMS
2 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (3.95%) MS Project
1 3 (3.95%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.63%) AutoCAD
2 2 (2.63%) CATIA
2 2 (2.63%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) ENOVIA
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) FTP
1 4 (5.26%) HTTP
1 4 (5.26%) Kerberos
1 4 (5.26%) LDAP
1 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.95%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MSTest
1 4 (5.26%) NUnit
2 3 (3.95%) Hudson
2 3 (3.95%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.95%) JIRA
2 3 (3.95%) Maven
2 3 (3.95%) Moq
2 3 (3.95%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.63%) AccuRev
3 2 (2.63%) LabVIEW
3 2 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (39.47%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.89%) Banking
4 5 (6.58%) Electronics
5 3 (3.95%) Corporate Banking
5 3 (3.95%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.95%) Legal
5 3 (3.95%) Retail
6 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (55.26%) Developer
2 26 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 25 (32.89%) Lead Developer
3 25 (32.89%) Software Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) C++ Software Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Graduate
5 7 (9.21%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Junior
5 7 (9.21%) Junior Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
7 4 (5.26%) Embedded Engineer
7 4 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Internet Developer
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (36.84%) Spring
2 23 (30.26%) Spring Integration
3 17 (22.37%) .NET
4 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET
5 9 (11.84%) .NET Framework
6 8 (10.53%) CSS
6 8 (10.53%) HTML
6 8 (10.53%) WCF
7 7 (9.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (7.89%) Web Services
9 5 (6.58%) Entity Framework
9 5 (6.58%) jQuery
10 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (5.26%) RESTful
10 4 (5.26%) WPF
11 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 3 (3.95%) Castle Windsor
11 3 (3.95%) Ninject
11 3 (3.95%) Spring MVC
11 3 (3.95%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (48.68%) Mathematics
2 11 (14.47%) Robotics
3 6 (7.89%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (7.89%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (5.26%) Physics
4 4 (5.26%) User Experience
5 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.32%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Linux
2 15 (19.74%) Windows
3 5 (6.58%) Unix
4 4 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
5 3 (3.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (43.42%) Software Engineering
3 28 (36.84%) SDLC
4 17 (22.37%) OO
5 15 (19.74%) OOP
6 12 (15.79%) MVC
6 12 (15.79%) UML
7 11 (14.47%) Machine Learning
8 9 (11.84%) Web Development
9 8 (10.53%) TDD
10 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.89%) Web Application Development
11 4 (5.26%) BDD
11 4 (5.26%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.26%) Defect Tracking
11 4 (5.26%) Open Source
11 4 (5.26%) Post-Production
11 4 (5.26%) Scrum
11 4 (5.26%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.95%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 35 (46.05%) SQL
2 32 (42.11%) Java
3 28 (36.84%) C#
4 15 (19.74%) C++
5 13 (17.11%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.89%) C
6 6 (7.89%) VB
7 4 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.63%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.63%) Python
8 2 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (65.79%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) APMG
2 3 (3.95%) PhD
3 1 (1.32%) HNC
3 1 (1.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) NFS
2 2 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle
2 3 (3.95%) HP
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.63%) SAP
3 2 (2.63%) VMware
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