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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 13 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 7.89% - 4.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.00% - 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
12 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Folkestone 31.58% 33.33% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 6
Average salary £34,500 £42,500 £61,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.82% -30.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £64,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Folkestone

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) Thunderhead
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 6 (75.00%) Documentum
2 6 (75.00%) CTI
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) Physics
4 2 (25.00%) Chemistry
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Folkestone by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Documentum
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Graduate
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Graduate
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) Physics
1 2 (25.00%) Chemistry
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) Thunderhead