The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.28% 1.20% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.73% 3.37% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 3
Median salary £40,000 £18,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+122.22% -64.35%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Computer Science
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
185 178 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 43.94% 35.46% 33.75%
Number of salaries quoted 156 149 110
Median salary £35,000 £34,274 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.11% -2.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,084 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Lancashire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +5 14 £40,000 - 3
Preston +7 2 £45,000 +150.00% 4
Blackpool - 2 £22,500 -
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (36.00%) QA
3 9 (36.00%) VMware
4 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
5 7 (28.00%) Aerospace
5 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (28.00%) Banking
5 7 (28.00%) Retail
5 7 (28.00%) Life Science
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) Windows
6 6 (24.00%) SCCM
7 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (20.00%) XenApp
7 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 5 (20.00%) Physics
7 5 (20.00%) Application Packaging
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (20.00%) AppSense
7 5 (20.00%) VBScript
7 5 (20.00%) VB
7 5 (20.00%) Windows 2000
7 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 5 (20.00%) Windows NT
7 5 (20.00%) Citrix
7 5 (20.00%) BMC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) IMAP
2 2 (8.00%) SMTP
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MSI
1 5 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (28.00%) Aerospace
1 7 (28.00%) Banking
1 7 (28.00%) Manufacturing
1 7 (28.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 5 (20.00%) Automation Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Graduate
3 2 (8.00%) IT Graduate
3 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Tester
3 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) jQuery
1 1 (4.00%) Middleware
1 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Life Science
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 5 (20.00%) Physics
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.00%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (4.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows 2000
2 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (20.00%) Windows NT
2 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) OpenVMS
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) VMS
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Application Packaging
1 5 (20.00%) Software Delivery
1 5 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (8.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (8.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (8.00%) High Availability
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL
2 2 (8.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (8.00%) QA Automation
2 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (8.00%) Workflow
3 1 (4.00%) OO
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) VB
2 5 (20.00%) VBScript
3 2 (8.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) HND
5 2 (8.00%) CCNA
5 2 (8.00%) CCNP
5 2 (8.00%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.00%) CISM
6 1 (4.00%) CISSP
6 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) XenApp
3 2 (8.00%) vSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) SCCM
2 5 (20.00%) AppDNA
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) AppSense
3 5 (20.00%) BMC
3 5 (20.00%) Citrix
4 2 (8.00%) Brocade
4 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Hitachi
4 2 (8.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Riverbed
4 2 (8.00%) Telerik
5 1 (4.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.00%) Veritas
Chorley, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Trapeze Group UK Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
CSC
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago