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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 44 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 27 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.08% 2.45% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.17% 9.82% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 5
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,496 £29,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £40,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
205 112 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 38.53% 24.94% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 181 78 152
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +12 18 £39,000 - 1
Preston -8 7 £23,496 -41.26%
Burnley - 2 £30,000 -
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 23 (63.89%) Degree
2 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
3 14 (38.89%) CSS
3 14 (38.89%) HTML
3 14 (38.89%) jQuery
4 13 (36.11%) Unix
4 13 (36.11%) Linux
5 12 (33.33%) vSphere
6 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
6 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
6 11 (30.56%) Windows
6 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (27.78%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 10 (27.78%) MVC
7 10 (27.78%) Web Development
8 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 9 (25.00%) DNS
8 9 (25.00%) C#
8 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (22.22%) PHP
9 8 (22.22%) Java
10 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
10 7 (19.44%) VMware
10 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
11 6 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 6 (16.67%) HP
12 5 (13.89%) SNMP

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 4 (11.11%) OpenStack
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (13.89%) SNMP
3 4 (11.11%) DHCP
3 4 (11.11%) IPv4
4 2 (5.56%) Internet
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Graduate
2 6 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (13.89%) HTML CSS Developer
3 5 (13.89%) HTML Developer
3 5 (13.89%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (13.89%) PHP Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Graduate PHP Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Graduate Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Graduate
6 2 (5.56%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) CSS
1 14 (38.89%) HTML
1 14 (38.89%) jQuery
2 6 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 4 (11.11%) Laravel
3 4 (11.11%) RESTful
3 4 (11.11%) Spine.js
3 4 (11.11%) Spring
3 4 (11.11%) Symfony
4 3 (8.33%) .NET
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (19.44%) Management Information System
3 5 (13.89%) Clustering
4 4 (11.11%) e-Health
4 4 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.56%) PKI
5 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
1 13 (36.11%) Unix
2 11 (30.56%) Windows
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.11%) Android
4 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.56%) AIX
6 2 (5.56%) HPUX
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 10 (27.78%) MVC
1 10 (27.78%) Web Development
2 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.11%) OOP
4 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.11%) SDLC
4 4 (11.11%) Structured Programming
4 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.11%) Web Design
5 3 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Service Management
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) JavaScript
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) C#
3 8 (22.22%) Java
3 8 (22.22%) PHP
4 5 (13.89%) VB
5 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 4 (11.11%) C
5 4 (11.11%) C++
5 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) Degree
2 11 (30.56%) SC Cleared
2 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (11.11%) DBS Check
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.56%) HND
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (5.56%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (33.33%) vSphere
2 9 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.11%) vCloud
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (13.89%) Nagios
1 5 (13.89%) OpenView
1 5 (13.89%) Tivoli
1 5 (13.89%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) HP
4 5 (13.89%) BMC
4 5 (13.89%) Compuware
4 5 (13.89%) IBM
5 4 (11.11%) CA
5 4 (11.11%) Dynatrace
5 4 (11.11%) Nimsoft
5 4 (11.11%) Xamarin
6 3 (8.33%) Veritas
7 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
7 2 (5.56%) Sun
Chorley
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