The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Durham region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 20 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 3.41% - 4.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.75% - 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £30,000 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 18.18% 25.00% 24.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 23
Average salary £31,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,378 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
North East

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Durham region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Durham

Computer Science
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Durham region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
Newton Aycliffe - 2 - -
Darlington - 1 £30,000 -
Computer Science
North East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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 20 (100.00%) Degree
2 16 (80.00%) C#
3 15 (75.00%) .NET
3 15 (75.00%) WPF
4 11 (55.00%) WCF
5 9 (45.00%) Scrum
5 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (45.00%) Java
6 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (40.00%) Web Development
6 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) Mathematics
6 8 (40.00%) Physics
6 8 (40.00%) Multithreading
7 7 (35.00%) Modbus
7 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
7 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.00%) C++
9 2 (10.00%) Change Management
9 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (10.00%) Wireless
9 2 (10.00%) Electronics
9 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
9 2 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (10.00%) C
9 2 (10.00%) Python
9 2 (10.00%) ERP
9 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
9 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (35.00%) Modbus
2 2 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (10.00%) Electronics
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Agile C# Developer
2 8 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
1 15 (75.00%) WPF
2 11 (55.00%) WCF
3 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 8 (40.00%) Physics
2 2 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (10.00%) Firmware
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Scrum
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Web Development
2 8 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (35.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 3 (15.00%) C++
4 2 (10.00%) C
4 2 (10.00%) Python
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (10.00%) Embedded C++
4 2 (10.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
Posted: 7 hours ago