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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 12 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.43% 3.98% 5.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.26% 16.67% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 8
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
117 42 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 43.17% 23.86% 35.78%
Number of salaries quoted 87 40 61
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (61.11%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) C
3 8 (44.44%) C++
3 8 (44.44%) Python
4 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
4 7 (38.89%) Java
4 7 (38.89%) Perl
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) Mac OS X
5 6 (33.33%) QA
5 6 (33.33%) Ruby
5 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 6 (33.33%) UNIX
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) C#
7 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
7 4 (22.22%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) TDD
7 4 (22.22%) WCF
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (16.67%) MSTest
8 3 (16.67%) MVVM
8 3 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (16.67%) Moq
8 3 (16.67%) Kanban
8 3 (16.67%) Spring.NET
8 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (5.56%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MSTest
1 3 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (16.67%) Moq
1 3 (16.67%) NUnit
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) QA Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Graduate
4 3 (16.67%) Junior
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 4 (22.22%) WCF
3 3 (16.67%) Spring.NET
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
3 3 (16.67%) Ninject
3 3 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (16.67%) WPF
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (5.56%) WebGL
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) jQuery
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) Physics
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
3 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Mac OS X
3 6 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Regression Testing
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum
2 4 (22.22%) TDD
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) MVVM
3 3 (16.67%) Kanban
3 3 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Pattern Recognition
5 1 (5.56%) Signal Processing
5 1 (5.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) C
1 8 (44.44%) C++
1 8 (44.44%) Python
2 7 (38.89%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) Perl
3 6 (33.33%) Ruby
4 5 (27.78%) C#
5 2 (11.11%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Facebook
1 1 (5.56%) Twitter
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft