The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Lichfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 20 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 3.33% - 37.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.76% - 52.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £27,500 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Computer Science
Staffordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lichfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lichfield 28.33% 17.24% 70.83%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 17
Average salary £40,000 £22,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Lichfield

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Lichfield

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Lichfield

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lichfield

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) Refactoring
2 5 (62.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 5 (62.50%) PHP5
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) SaaS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) CSS3
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (62.50%) People Management
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) CMS
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) OOP
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Classic ASP

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Lichfield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Lichfield 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 5 (62.50%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Lead Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) CSS3
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) Classic ASP
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Automated Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) Refactoring
2 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) OOP
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (62.50%) People Management
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) PHP
1 5 (62.50%) PHP5
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) PL/SQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt