The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 32 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 0.85% 17.50% 10.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.54% 35.90% 32.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 14
Average salary - £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Computer Science
Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
65 39 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 55.08% 48.75% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 55 26 49
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £21,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Computer Science
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Security
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Hyperion
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
1 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Hyperion