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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 21 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - 3.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
57 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 31.84% 32.26% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 55 22 10
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,150 £26,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) UML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday