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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 41 45 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 1.05% 2.11% 8.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.70% 4.88% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 15
Average salary - £28,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
54 82 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 28.42% 43.16% 27.37%
Number of salaries quoted 44 62 46
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 5 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management