The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 20 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.60% 4.36% 2.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.85% 10.70% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 13
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £55,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
Merseyside

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

Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
108 187 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 32.63% 40.74% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 82 156 136
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Liverpool

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) .NET
4 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
6 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
6 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
7 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
7 6 (31.58%) jQuery
7 6 (31.58%) MVC
7 6 (31.58%) Electronics
7 6 (31.58%) IVR
7 6 (31.58%) Scrum
7 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
7 6 (31.58%) QA
7 6 (31.58%) VXML
7 6 (31.58%) OO
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) CRM
8 5 (26.32%) Client/Server
8 5 (26.32%) OOD
8 5 (26.32%) Thin Client
8 5 (26.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 5 (26.32%) Refactoring
8 5 (26.32%) Fat Client
8 5 (26.32%) NUnit

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SMS
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 5 (26.32%) NUnit
2 5 (26.32%) Moq
3 1 (5.26%) MSBuild
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Electronics
2 4 (21.05%) Back Office
3 2 (10.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Graduate
3 4 (21.05%) Applications Support
3 4 (21.05%) Functional Tester
3 4 (21.05%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Junior Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
4 6 (31.58%) VXML
4 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
4 6 (31.58%) jQuery
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (26.32%) Ninject
5 5 (26.32%) Backbone.js
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (21.05%) WebCenter
7 2 (10.53%) WinForms
7 2 (10.53%) CSS
7 2 (10.53%) HTML
8 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.26%) SOAP
8 1 (5.26%) Web Services
8 1 (5.26%) XML
8 1 (5.26%) JSON
8 1 (5.26%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) IVR
1 6 (31.58%) Mathematics
2 5 (26.32%) Fat Client
2 5 (26.32%) Client/Server
2 5 (26.32%) Thin Client
3 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Games
4 1 (5.26%) Online Games
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) MVC
1 6 (31.58%) Scrum
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (31.58%) OO
2 5 (26.32%) CRM
2 5 (26.32%) OOD
2 5 (26.32%) Multithreading
2 5 (26.32%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) Refactoring
2 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Performance Engineering
3 4 (21.05%) SDLC
3 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) Game Development
5 1 (5.26%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) Java
5 2 (10.53%) C
5 2 (10.53%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) PHP5
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) Perforce
3 1 (5.26%) Zend