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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 11 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 10.68% 5.71% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.15% 17.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 0
Average salary £24,000 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.81% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
52 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 50.49% 32.38% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 8
Average salary £28,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £33,500 £154,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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
Billingham -4 3 - -
Stockton-on-Tees -2 1 £22,500 -79.54% 1
Computer Science
North East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (66.67%) C
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
2 7 (58.33%) UNIX
2 7 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) Modbus
3 3 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
5 1 (8.33%) CSS3
5 1 (8.33%) Sass
5 1 (8.33%) LESS
5 1 (8.33%) WordPress
5 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (8.33%) Economics
5 1 (8.33%) Finance
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Graduate
2 7 (58.33%) Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Software Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Graduate PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) WPF
2 2 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
3 1 (8.33%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Analysis
1 7 (58.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
Stockton-on-Tees
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago