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

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 36 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
+23 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 36 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.24% 3.69% 3.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.05% 11.47% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 30
Median salary £50,000 £23,500 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+112.76% -16.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,500 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £27,550 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
189 218 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 32.76% 32.20% 28.92%
Number of salaries quoted 145 144 187
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 August 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 August 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
Bournemouth -5 7 £30,000 +27.65% 5
Poole - 7 £50,000 - 2
Dorchester - 6 - -
Computer Science
South West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 40 (78.43%) Degree
2 26 (50.98%) OO
3 24 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 21 (41.18%) C#
5 19 (37.25%) Mathematics
6 15 (29.41%) C++
6 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 15 (29.41%) .NET
6 15 (29.41%) OOP
6 15 (29.41%) Linux
7 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
7 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
7 14 (27.45%) SQL
7 14 (27.45%) MVC
8 12 (23.53%) Windows
8 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (21.57%) HTML
9 11 (21.57%) Finance
10 10 (19.61%) Electronics
10 10 (19.61%) CSS
10 10 (19.61%) Web Services
10 10 (19.61%) SDLC
11 9 (17.65%) Python
11 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (15.69%) WCF
12 8 (15.69%) C
12 8 (15.69%) Unix
12 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
13 7 (13.73%) UML
13 7 (13.73%) Java

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 (5.88%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) FTP
1 5 (9.80%) HTTP
1 5 (9.80%) LDAP
1 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) HTTPS
2 3 (5.88%) IPsec
2 3 (5.88%) NAS
2 3 (5.88%) Network Security
2 3 (5.88%) VPN
3 2 (3.92%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 10 (19.61%) Electronics
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 21 (41.18%) Developer
3 7 (13.73%) C++ Software Engineer
3 7 (13.73%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Python Developer
5 5 (9.80%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Embedded Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) .NET
2 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
3 11 (21.57%) HTML
4 10 (19.61%) CSS
4 10 (19.61%) Web Services
5 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (15.69%) WCF
7 7 (13.73%) Entity Framework
8 6 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (11.76%) Django
8 6 (11.76%) Flask
8 6 (11.76%) jQuery
8 6 (11.76%) Pyramid
9 5 (9.80%) WPF
10 4 (7.84%) Spring
10 4 (7.84%) Spring Integration
11 3 (5.88%) J2EE
12 2 (3.92%) RESTful
13 1 (1.96%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Mathematics
2 5 (9.80%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (7.84%) Robotics
4 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.96%) iPad
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Linux
2 12 (23.53%) Windows
3 8 (15.69%) Unix
4 5 (9.80%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Android
5 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) OO
2 24 (47.06%) Software Engineering
3 15 (29.41%) OOP
4 14 (27.45%) MVC
5 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (19.61%) SDLC
7 8 (15.69%) Configuration Management
8 7 (13.73%) UML
9 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 6 (11.76%) Web Development
10 5 (9.80%) Defect Tracking
10 5 (9.80%) OOD
10 5 (9.80%) Open Source
11 4 (7.84%) Machine Learning
12 3 (5.88%) BCP
12 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
12 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
12 3 (5.88%) Capacity Management
12 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
12 3 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) C#
2 15 (29.41%) C++
2 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 14 (27.45%) SQL
4 9 (17.65%) Python
5 8 (15.69%) C
6 7 (13.73%) Java
6 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
7 6 (11.76%) VB
8 3 (5.88%) Perl
9 2 (3.92%) PHP
10 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 40 (78.43%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) PhD
3 3 (5.88%) HND
4 1 (1.96%) APMP
4 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Samba
1 3 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.92%) NFS
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) NetApp
1 3 (5.88%) VMware
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Appcelerator
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Posted: Yesterday
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