The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 20 40 22
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 7.03% 2.69% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.00% 10.64% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 1
Median salary £42,500 £30,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Computer Science
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
60 47 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 46.88% 25.27% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55 38 11
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £37,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of job ads across the Durham region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Durham region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Stockton-on-Tees - 5 £42,500 -
Computer Science
North East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Durham region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 6 (42.86%) Driving Licence
4 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
5 4 (28.57%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) Dell
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) OO
5 4 (28.57%) MCSE
5 4 (28.57%) MCSA
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (28.57%) Qualys
5 4 (28.57%) Tripwire
5 4 (28.57%) WSUS
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (21.43%) CEH
6 3 (21.43%) jQuery
6 3 (21.43%) ArcSight

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) HTTP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Wintel Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Bid Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) Ajax
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (14.29%) JSON
2 2 (14.29%) LAMP
2 2 (14.29%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) XHTML
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 6 (42.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) Change Control
2 3 (21.43%) Contingency Planning
2 3 (21.43%) Information Security
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (14.29%) OOP
3 2 (14.29%) Security Operations
3 2 (14.29%) SEO
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) MCSA
2 4 (28.57%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (21.43%) CEH
3 3 (21.43%) CISA
3 3 (21.43%) CISM
3 3 (21.43%) CISSP
3 3 (21.43%) SANS
3 3 (21.43%) SSCP
4 1 (7.14%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) ISO27002
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (28.57%) WSUS
2 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 4 (28.57%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) Qualys
3 4 (28.57%) Tripwire
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) ArcSight
4 3 (21.43%) Forcepoint
5 1 (7.14%) AppSense
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix