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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 59 46 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 36 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.95% 4.58% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.29% 11.39% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 6
Average salary £23,500 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
217 316 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 35.52% 40.20% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 142 256 149
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -7 14 £23,500 -14.54% 9
Poole -2 1 £22,500 -18.18%
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science.

1 54 (73.97%) Degree
2 39 (53.42%) Software Engineering
3 38 (52.05%) C++
4 37 (50.68%) C#
5 33 (45.21%) Java
6 27 (36.99%) Linux
7 26 (35.62%) .NET
8 20 (27.40%) C
8 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (26.03%) Finance
9 19 (26.03%) Scrum
10 17 (23.29%) TDD
11 16 (21.92%) Windows
12 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
12 15 (20.55%) Electronics
13 14 (19.18%) HTML
13 14 (19.18%) Mathematics
14 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (13.70%) Oracle
15 10 (13.70%) ETL
15 10 (13.70%) MVC
16 9 (12.33%) OO
16 9 (12.33%) Pair Programming
16 9 (12.33%) Spring
17 8 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
17 8 (10.96%) Ext JS
17 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (10.96%) HTML5
17 8 (10.96%) UNIX
17 8 (10.96%) J2SE

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region citing Computer Science also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Science. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.37%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.22%) Internet
2 4 (5.48%) Network Security
3 3 (4.11%) Multicast
3 3 (4.11%) Wireless
4 1 (1.37%) IPsec
4 1 (1.37%) Firewall
4 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.37%) LDAP
4 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.37%) FTP
4 1 (1.37%) HTTP
4 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.37%) VPN
4 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.37%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) RDBMS
1 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) NUnit
1 6 (8.22%) MSTest
1 6 (8.22%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (8.22%) Moq
General
1 19 (26.03%) Finance
2 15 (20.55%) Electronics
3 3 (4.11%) Billing
4 2 (2.74%) Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (52.05%) Software Engineer
2 27 (36.99%) Graduate
3 23 (31.51%) Developer
4 19 (26.03%) Junior
5 18 (24.66%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 11 (15.07%) Junior Software Engineer
7 10 (13.70%) C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (13.70%) Java Developer
8 9 (12.33%) .NET Developer
9 8 (10.96%) C# Software Engineer
9 8 (10.96%) Junior Developer
10 6 (8.22%) Junior .NET Developer
10 6 (8.22%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (8.22%) Graduate .NET Developer
11 5 (6.85%) Java Programmer
11 5 (6.85%) Programmer
12 4 (5.48%) Senior Developer
13 3 (4.11%) Analyst
13 3 (4.11%) Linux Engineer
13 3 (4.11%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (35.62%) .NET
2 14 (19.18%) HTML
3 9 (12.33%) Spring
4 8 (10.96%) J2SE
4 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET
4 8 (10.96%) Ext JS
4 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (10.96%) HTML5
5 7 (9.59%) WPF
5 7 (9.59%) WinForms
6 6 (8.22%) .NET Framework
6 6 (8.22%) WCF
6 6 (8.22%) CSS
6 6 (8.22%) Spring.NET
6 6 (8.22%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (8.22%) Ninject
6 6 (8.22%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (2.74%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.74%) Ember.js
7 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Mathematics
2 11 (15.07%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.22%) Physics
3 6 (8.22%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.37%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 27 (36.99%) Linux
2 16 (21.92%) Windows
3 8 (10.96%) UNIX
4 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) Software Engineering
2 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (26.03%) Scrum
4 17 (23.29%) TDD
5 10 (13.70%) MVC
5 10 (13.70%) ETL
6 9 (12.33%) OO
6 9 (12.33%) Pair Programming
7 8 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.59%) OOP
8 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.22%) Web Application Development
9 6 (8.22%) UML
9 6 (8.22%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (8.22%) MVVM
9 6 (8.22%) Kanban
10 5 (6.85%) Analytics
11 4 (5.48%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (4.11%) DevOps
12 3 (4.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) C++
2 37 (50.68%) C#
3 33 (45.21%) Java
4 20 (27.40%) C
5 15 (20.55%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.85%) Python
7 4 (5.48%) Perl
8 3 (4.11%) Ruby
8 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.74%) SQL
10 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (73.97%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) PhD
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB
3 1 (1.37%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Firmware
1 1 (1.37%) Samba
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Oracle
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.37%) Cognizant
2 1 (1.37%) NetApp
2 1 (1.37%) VMware
Bournemouth, Dorset
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + pension, health insurance, 25 days holiday
Posted: 13 days ago