The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 27 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 8 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.55% 4.04% 4.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.78% 11.94% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 9
Average salary £26,500 £37,500 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.33% -6.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,875 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +11.07%
Computer Science
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
45 67 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 25.57% 33.84% 39.75%
Number of salaries quoted 38 58 93
Average salary £36,250 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Farnborough

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 11 (73.33%) QA
1 11 (73.33%) Software Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Python
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) C++
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) MCSA
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) VBScript
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.67%) OOD
5 1 (6.67%) LAN
5 1 (6.67%) WAN
5 1 (6.67%) NFS
5 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) Sun
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Gerrit
General
1 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) IT Graduate
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Support
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Linux Support
3 1 (6.67%) Trainee Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Trainee
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) CESG
1 1 (6.67%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
1 1 (6.67%) Physics
1 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) SUSE
2 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Software Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Cyber Security
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PCI QSA
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) VCP4
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (73.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) NFS
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Sun
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) NetApp
1 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (6.67%) VMware
1 1 (6.67%) SaltStack