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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 47 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.77% 1.06% 2.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.51% 2.94% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 8
Median salary £37,500 £20,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+87.50% -51.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £20,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £20,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
169 170 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 42.57% 36.09% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 140 143 133
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,084 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,850 £50,450 £50,000
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 1 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 1 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 - 8 £38,750 - 2
Preston +4 2 £20,000 - 3
Blackpool - 1 £22,500 - 1
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 1 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 15 (71.43%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) QA
3 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) HND
4 5 (23.81%) Java
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) HP
4 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Workflow
4 5 (23.81%) Selenium
4 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
4 5 (23.81%) Physics
4 5 (23.81%) JIRA
4 5 (23.81%) Telerik
4 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
4 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
4 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
4 5 (23.81%) Defect Management
4 5 (23.81%) QA Automation
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 3 (14.29%) Aerospace
6 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) SCCM
6 3 (14.29%) Banking
6 3 (14.29%) Retail

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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) JIRA
1 5 (23.81%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) MSI
2 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
2 2 (9.52%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 3 (14.29%) Banking
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Automation Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Data Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Java Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) QA Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) QA Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) QA Test Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) QA Test Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) QA Tester
2 5 (23.81%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Selenium Tester
2 5 (23.81%) Test Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Tester
3 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Packager
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Web Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Web Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Web Tester
4 2 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) jQuery
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Mathematics
1 5 (23.81%) Physics
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Life Science
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (4.76%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
1 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
1 2 (9.52%) Windows NT
1 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
1 5 (23.81%) Defect Management
1 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
1 5 (23.81%) QA Automation
1 5 (23.81%) Regression Testing
1 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
1 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (23.81%) Workflow
2 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
2 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Security
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (4.76%) EAI
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Java
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) VB
2 2 (9.52%) VBScript
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (71.43%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) HND
3 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 2 (9.52%) CCNP
5 2 (9.52%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) MCSE
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
2 2 (9.52%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) AppDNA
3 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) Telerik
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) AppSense
4 2 (9.52%) BMC
4 2 (9.52%) Brocade
4 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Hitachi
4 2 (9.52%) Riverbed
5 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.76%) Veritas
Blackpool, Lancashire
Pontoon
Posted: 16 hours ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
ARM Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Bonus, RSU, Pension, Medical, Travel, Health & Life Insura
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kensington, Lancashire
The SmartList
Salary: £Excellent salary Negotiable dependant on experience, pension, private
Posted: 13 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 17 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 27 days ago