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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 58 58 70
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 24 31 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 3.65% 3.43% 1.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.76% 11.27% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 14 31 14
Average salary £23,500 £27,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.54% -18.51%
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
204 275 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 31.00% 30.39% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 135 207 189
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,164 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +18 24 £23,500 -18.26% 1
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (78.33%) Degree
2 38 (63.33%) Java
3 33 (55.00%) C#
4 32 (53.33%) Linux
5 31 (51.67%) C++
6 30 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 28 (46.67%) C
8 23 (38.33%) .NET
9 20 (33.33%) Finance
10 14 (23.33%) Electronics
11 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
12 12 (20.00%) HTML
12 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (18.33%) Scrum
14 10 (16.67%) Business Continuity
14 10 (16.67%) Oracle
15 9 (15.00%) Perl
15 9 (15.00%) TDD
15 9 (15.00%) SDLC
16 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
16 8 (13.33%) UNIX
17 7 (11.67%) ETL
17 7 (11.67%) MVC
17 7 (11.67%) Python
17 7 (11.67%) CSS
17 7 (11.67%) Data Analysis
17 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
18 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
18 6 (10.00%) Network Security
18 6 (10.00%) Spring

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (6.67%) MQSeries
2 3 (5.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) Network Security
2 4 (6.67%) NAS
2 4 (6.67%) IPsec
2 4 (6.67%) FTP
2 4 (6.67%) HTTP
2 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.67%) VPN
2 4 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (6.67%) LDAP
2 4 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (3.33%) Wireless
3 2 (3.33%) Multicast
4 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) DB2
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) NUnit
1 1 (1.67%) MSTest
1 1 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (1.67%) Moq
General
1 20 (33.33%) Finance
2 14 (23.33%) Electronics
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.33%) Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Multimedia
5 2 (3.33%) Billing
6 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (51.67%) Software Engineer
2 25 (41.67%) Graduate
3 23 (38.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 15 (25.00%) Developer
5 14 (23.33%) Junior
6 10 (16.67%) Junior Software Engineer
7 8 (13.33%) Analyst
8 7 (11.67%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Programmer
9 4 (6.67%) Java Programmer
9 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) Linux Support
10 3 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Cyber Security Manager
10 3 (5.00%) Junior Developer
10 3 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.33%) .NET
2 12 (20.00%) HTML
3 7 (11.67%) CSS
4 6 (10.00%) Spring
5 5 (8.33%) J2SE
5 5 (8.33%) Ext JS
5 5 (8.33%) HTML5
6 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (6.67%) J2EE
6 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.00%) XML
7 3 (5.00%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (5.00%) Backbone.js
7 3 (5.00%) Ember.js
7 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.67%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.67%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.67%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.67%) Physics
4 3 (5.00%) SWIFT
4 3 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.00%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.00%) Equities
5 1 (1.67%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (13.33%) UNIX
3 5 (8.33%) Windows
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (18.33%) Scrum
4 10 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 9 (15.00%) TDD
5 9 (15.00%) SDLC
6 7 (11.67%) Data Analysis
6 7 (11.67%) MVC
6 7 (11.67%) ETL
7 6 (10.00%) Pair Programming
8 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (6.67%) Capacity Management
9 4 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
9 4 (6.67%) BCP
9 4 (6.67%) ITIL
9 4 (6.67%) Load Balancing
10 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
10 3 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) Java
2 33 (55.00%) C#
3 31 (51.67%) C++
4 28 (46.67%) C
5 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
6 9 (15.00%) Perl
7 7 (11.67%) Python
8 4 (6.67%) SQL
9 2 (3.33%) Ruby
9 2 (3.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 47 (78.33%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) HND
3 3 (5.00%) CISSP
3 3 (5.00%) CISA
3 3 (5.00%) CISM
4 2 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.67%) Samba
1 4 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Control-M
2 2 (3.33%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) NetApp
2 4 (6.67%) VMware
3 3 (5.00%) Sybase
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.67%) Cognizant
Bournemouth
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive
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