The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Folkestone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 15 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 4.00% - 12.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.00% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £43,750 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Computer Science
Kent

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

Miscellaneous Category
Folkestone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 16.00% 47.50% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 12
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Folkestone

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Folkestone

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Folkestone

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) VB

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Folkestone 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) ASP Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
1 1 (50.00%) VB Developer
1 1 (50.00%) VB Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Information Management
1 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP