The first 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Macclesfield region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 28 24
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield - 8.19% 8.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 30.43% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 15
Average salary - £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
27 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 20.30% 26.90% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 30
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £43,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
Cheshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) QA
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Web Testing
5 4 (44.44%) System Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) OLTP
5 4 (44.44%) ISEB
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (33.33%) VBA
6 3 (33.33%) XML
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) UML
6 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) WordPress
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) OLTP
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Software Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) CMS Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) LINQ
4 2 (22.22%) XSLT
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) Web 2.0
2 2 (22.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Web Testing
1 4 (44.44%) System Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Software Testing
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
3 2 (22.22%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) VB.NET
4 3 (33.33%) VBA
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (44.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Ektron