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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 1.16% - 0.90%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% - 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £24,000 - £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
29 43 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 33.72% 51.81% 22.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8 37 21
Average salary £31,500 £33,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +11.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (37.50%) Physics
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) Modbus
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) C
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Economics
6 1 (12.50%) Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Retail

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) Modbus
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Agile .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Agile C# Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) WPF
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
1 3 (37.50%) Physics
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Web Development
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
Durham, County Durham
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £25000 per annum
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