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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 33 51 27
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 20 12 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.60% 2.51% 8.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.43% 7.64% 23.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 41
Average salary £49,450 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.83% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
175 157 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 40.23% 32.85% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 143 132 174
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 54 (100.00%) Degree
2 34 (62.96%) ITIL
3 28 (51.85%) Disaster Recovery
4 22 (40.74%) SQL
4 22 (40.74%) SLA
5 19 (35.19%) Linux
6 17 (31.48%) Java
7 15 (27.78%) DB2
7 15 (27.78%) EAI
7 15 (27.78%) SOA
7 15 (27.78%) SAN
7 15 (27.78%) Change Management
8 14 (25.93%) NetApp
8 14 (25.93%) EMC
9 13 (24.07%) Firmware
9 13 (24.07%) Cisco
9 13 (24.07%) Replication
9 13 (24.07%) CLARiiON
9 13 (24.07%) EMC Centera
9 13 (24.07%) NAS
9 13 (24.07%) Symmetrix DMX
10 12 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (22.22%) Asset Management
10 12 (22.22%) CSS
10 12 (22.22%) HTML
10 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
11 11 (20.37%) .NET
12 10 (18.52%) QA
12 10 (18.52%) Ruby

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (18.52%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.85%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.85%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (18.52%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (9.26%) Magento
3 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (27.78%) SAN
2 13 (24.07%) NAS
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) DB2
2 12 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) MySQL
4 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.70%) Redis
5 2 (3.70%) Big Data
5 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.70%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) JUnit
1 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Games
2 5 (9.26%) Retail
3 3 (5.56%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Technical Specialist
2 13 (24.07%) Storage Specialist
2 13 (24.07%) Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 11 (20.37%) Team Leader
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
6 5 (9.26%) Integration Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Release Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Test Team Leader
6 5 (9.26%) Test Manager
6 5 (9.26%) Testing Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Magento Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Technical Leader
7 4 (7.41%) Information Security Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Security Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) CSS
1 12 (22.22%) HTML
2 11 (20.37%) .NET
3 10 (18.52%) JMS
3 10 (18.52%) Web Services
3 10 (18.52%) HTML5
4 5 (9.26%) CSS3
4 5 (9.26%) Middleware
5 3 (5.56%) ServiceStack
5 3 (5.56%) jQuery
6 2 (3.70%) J2SE
6 2 (3.70%) Spring
6 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.85%) Ajax
7 1 (1.85%) Symfony
7 1 (1.85%) LAMP
7 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.85%) XML
7 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.07%) Firmware
1 13 (24.07%) Replication
1 13 (24.07%) CLARiiON
1 13 (24.07%) EMC Centera
1 13 (24.07%) Symmetrix DMX
2 12 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.56%) User Experience
5 2 (3.70%) Open Source
5 2 (3.70%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Linux
2 7 (12.96%) Windows
3 5 (9.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) ITIL
2 28 (51.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (27.78%) SOA
3 15 (27.78%) Change Management
3 15 (27.78%) EAI
4 12 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.96%) Project Management
7 5 (9.26%) Information Security Management
7 5 (9.26%) Security Management
7 5 (9.26%) OO
7 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.26%) Software Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Release Management
7 5 (9.26%) Integration Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Multithreading
7 5 (9.26%) Information Security
7 5 (9.26%) Data Protection
8 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.74%) SQL
2 17 (31.48%) Java
3 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.52%) Python
4 10 (18.52%) Shell Script
4 10 (18.52%) Ruby
5 6 (11.11%) C#
6 5 (9.26%) PHP
7 2 (3.70%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (9.26%) CISSP
2 5 (9.26%) CISM
2 5 (9.26%) ISSAP
2 5 (9.26%) ISSMP
3 2 (3.70%) MySQL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.85%) CCNP
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (40.74%) SLA
2 10 (18.52%) QA
3 5 (9.26%) PCI DSS
3 5 (9.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (9.26%) COBIT
4 3 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.85%) vSphere
1 1 (1.85%) VMFS
1 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) EMC
1 14 (25.93%) NetApp
2 13 (24.07%) Cisco
3 10 (18.52%) TIBCO
4 5 (9.26%) Red Hat
4 5 (9.26%) Zend
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Adobe
7 1 (1.85%) VMware
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QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool or London
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago