The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 33 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 41 64 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 6.33% 10.03% 6.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.65% 24.62% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 56
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +7.14%
Computer Science
Surrey

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

Miscellaneous Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
262 260 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 40.43% 40.75% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 233 206 198
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Guildford

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Guildford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 52 (67.53%) Degree
2 32 (41.56%) Java
3 31 (40.26%) HTML
4 30 (38.96%) Finance
5 29 (37.66%) JavaScript
6 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (33.77%) CSS
8 25 (32.47%) SQL
8 25 (32.47%) HTML5
9 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 21 (27.27%) OO
11 20 (25.97%) Retail
12 19 (24.68%) MySQL
13 18 (23.38%) Linux
13 18 (23.38%) Mathematics
14 17 (22.08%) jQuery
14 17 (22.08%) Algorithms
15 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
16 15 (19.48%) .NET
16 15 (19.48%) Banking
16 15 (19.48%) Software Engineering
16 15 (19.48%) AngularJS
17 14 (18.18%) MongoDB
17 14 (18.18%) C#
18 13 (16.88%) RabbitMQ
18 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
19 12 (15.58%) JIRA
19 12 (15.58%) UNIX
20 11 (14.29%) XML
20 11 (14.29%) PostgreSQL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 9 (11.69%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (9.09%) Node.js
3 5 (6.49%) JBoss
3 5 (6.49%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.19%) Apache
4 4 (5.19%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.60%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Internet
1 8 (10.39%) Wireless
2 7 (9.09%) NFC
3 2 (2.60%) Network Security
3 2 (2.60%) SAN
3 2 (2.60%) SSH
3 2 (2.60%) Firewall
3 2 (2.60%) HTTP
4 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.30%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.68%) MySQL
2 16 (20.78%) SQL Server
3 14 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 11 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.19%) Big Data
6 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.60%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 12 (15.58%) JIRA
3 6 (7.79%) RSpec
3 6 (7.79%) Maven
4 4 (5.19%) Selenium
5 2 (2.60%) YourKit
General
1 30 (38.96%) Finance
2 20 (25.97%) Retail
3 15 (19.48%) Banking
4 10 (12.99%) Telecoms
5 9 (11.69%) Electronics
6 8 (10.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Marketing
7 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.30%) Legal
7 1 (1.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (63.64%) Developer
2 16 (20.78%) Graduate
3 15 (19.48%) Junior
3 15 (19.48%) Java Developer
3 15 (19.48%) Junior Developer
4 9 (11.69%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Software Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Junior Software Developer
6 7 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Ruby Developer
6 7 (9.09%) EMV Consultant
6 7 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
6 7 (9.09%) Consultant
6 7 (9.09%) PHP Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (5.19%) QA Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Quality Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (40.26%) HTML
2 26 (33.77%) CSS
3 25 (32.47%) HTML5
4 17 (22.08%) jQuery
5 15 (19.48%) .NET
5 15 (19.48%) AngularJS
6 13 (16.88%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (14.29%) Spring
7 11 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
7 11 (14.29%) XML
7 11 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 8 (10.39%) CSS3
9 7 (9.09%) REST
9 7 (9.09%) RESTful
9 7 (9.09%) Ajax
9 7 (9.09%) JSON
9 7 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (9.09%) Akka
9 7 (9.09%) Play Framework
9 7 (9.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.38%) Mathematics
2 17 (22.08%) Algorithms
3 9 (11.69%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.39%) Visualisation
4 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (9.09%) Data Structures
5 7 (9.09%) User Experience
5 7 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
5 7 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
5 7 (9.09%) Cryptography
5 7 (9.09%) EMV
5 7 (9.09%) Smartcard
5 7 (9.09%) DTV
6 4 (5.19%) Physics
7 2 (2.60%) EFT
8 1 (1.30%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.30%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.38%) Linux
2 12 (15.58%) UNIX
3 9 (11.69%) Windows
4 7 (9.09%) Android
4 7 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.30%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.06%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.27%) OO
3 15 (19.48%) Software Engineering
4 11 (14.29%) TDD
4 11 (14.29%) Analytics
5 10 (12.99%) Web Development
6 9 (11.69%) Identity Management
6 9 (11.69%) OOP
6 9 (11.69%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (10.39%) Risk Analysis
7 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
8 7 (9.09%) Scrum
8 7 (9.09%) MVC
8 7 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.09%) OOD
8 7 (9.09%) Integration Testing
8 7 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (9.09%) Multithreading
8 7 (9.09%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) Java
2 29 (37.66%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.47%) SQL
4 14 (18.18%) C#
5 11 (14.29%) Ruby
5 11 (14.29%) Scala
6 9 (11.69%) PHP
7 5 (6.49%) C++
8 4 (5.19%) Python
9 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.60%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.60%) R
10 1 (1.30%) VB6
10 1 (1.30%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.30%) Embedded C++
10 1 (1.30%) Perl
10 1 (1.30%) C
10 1 (1.30%) VB
10 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (67.53%) Degree
2 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) CISSP
4 1 (1.30%) CISA
4 1 (1.30%) GISF
4 1 (1.30%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) HL7
2 2 (2.60%) SLA
3 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 4 (5.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (9.09%) Hyperion
1 7 (9.09%) Zend
2 3 (3.90%) BT
3 2 (2.60%) InterSystems
3 2 (2.60%) Perforce
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) IBM
Guildford, Surrey
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago