The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 41 49 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 22 19 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.47% 3.11% 8.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.22% 10.38% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 52
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £20,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
196 183 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 30.91% 29.95% 30.44%
Number of salaries quoted 160 156 190
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Merseyside

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Computer Science
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +4 20 £50,000 +66.66% 4
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 72 (98.63%) Degree
2 42 (57.53%) ITIL
3 37 (50.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 27 (36.99%) SQL
5 26 (35.62%) SLA
6 25 (34.25%) Linux
7 23 (31.51%) Java
8 21 (28.77%) DB2
8 21 (28.77%) EAI
8 21 (28.77%) SOA
8 21 (28.77%) Change Management
9 20 (27.40%) .NET
9 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
10 18 (24.66%) SAN
11 17 (23.29%) EMC
11 17 (23.29%) NetApp
12 16 (21.92%) Cisco
12 16 (21.92%) Firmware
12 16 (21.92%) CLARiiON
12 16 (21.92%) EMC Centera
12 16 (21.92%) NAS
12 16 (21.92%) Symmetrix DMX
12 16 (21.92%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (20.55%) Replication
13 15 (20.55%) Asset Management
14 14 (19.18%) TIBCO
14 14 (19.18%) QA
15 13 (17.81%) Web Services
15 13 (17.81%) Project Management
16 12 (16.44%) Windows

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (16.44%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (16.44%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (10.96%) Magento
3 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.66%) SAN
2 16 (21.92%) NAS
3 2 (2.74%) Firewall
3 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.37%) DNS
4 1 (1.37%) LDAP
4 1 (1.37%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.37%) IPsec
4 1 (1.37%) Network Security
4 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.77%) DB2
2 20 (27.40%) SQL Server
3 11 (15.07%) MySQL
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.74%) DTS
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.74%) Redis
5 2 (2.74%) Big Data
6 1 (1.37%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) JUnit
1 2 (2.74%) Subversion
1 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (12.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Games
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Developer
2 19 (26.03%) Technical Specialist
3 16 (21.92%) Storage Specialist
4 15 (20.55%) Team Leader
5 14 (19.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 9 (12.33%) Test Manager
6 9 (12.33%) Release Manager
7 8 (10.96%) Integration Manager
7 8 (10.96%) Technical Team Leader
8 7 (9.59%) Testing Manager
8 7 (9.59%) Magento Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Test Team Leader
8 7 (9.59%) Senior Developer
9 4 (5.48%) PHP Developer
9 4 (5.48%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.48%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (4.11%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.11%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) .NET
2 13 (17.81%) Web Services
3 12 (16.44%) JMS
4 10 (13.70%) HTML
4 10 (13.70%) CSS
5 9 (12.33%) Middleware
5 9 (12.33%) HTML5
6 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.48%) jQuery
8 3 (4.11%) ServiceStack
8 3 (4.11%) XML
8 3 (4.11%) CSS3
9 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.74%) Spring
9 2 (2.74%) Ajax
9 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.74%) XSLT
9 2 (2.74%) J2SE
10 1 (1.37%) WCF
10 1 (1.37%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.92%) Firmware
1 16 (21.92%) CLARiiON
1 16 (21.92%) EMC Centera
1 16 (21.92%) Symmetrix DMX
1 16 (21.92%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (20.55%) Replication
3 5 (6.85%) Open Source
4 2 (2.74%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.74%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.37%) Clustering
5 1 (1.37%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.25%) Linux
2 12 (16.44%) Windows
3 9 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (57.53%) ITIL
2 37 (50.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (28.77%) SOA
3 21 (28.77%) EAI
3 21 (28.77%) Change Management
4 15 (20.55%) Asset Management
5 13 (17.81%) Project Management
6 11 (15.07%) Software Testing
7 9 (12.33%) Release Management
7 9 (12.33%) Integration Testing
8 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.22%) OO
9 6 (8.22%) Web Development
10 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (5.48%) OOP
11 4 (5.48%) Use Case
11 4 (5.48%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.48%) ETL
12 3 (4.11%) Information Security Management
12 3 (4.11%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.99%) SQL
2 23 (31.51%) Java
3 12 (16.44%) Python
3 12 (16.44%) Shell Script
3 12 (16.44%) Ruby
4 11 (15.07%) PHP
5 9 (12.33%) C#
5 9 (12.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.11%) VB
6 3 (4.11%) VB6
7 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 72 (98.63%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) MySQL Certification
3 3 (4.11%) CISSP
3 3 (4.11%) CISM
3 3 (4.11%) ISSAP
3 3 (4.11%) ISSMP
4 2 (2.74%) ISEB
5 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.37%) MCITP
5 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.37%) MCSE
5 1 (1.37%) CCNP
5 1 (1.37%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (35.62%) SLA
2 14 (19.18%) QA
3 3 (4.11%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (4.11%) COBIT
4 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.37%) vSphere
2 1 (1.37%) VMFS
2 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.37%) vCloud
2 1 (1.37%) NFS
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (16.44%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.37%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.37%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) EMC
1 17 (23.29%) NetApp
2 16 (21.92%) Cisco
3 14 (19.18%) TIBCO
4 11 (15.07%) Zend
5 9 (12.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
7 3 (4.11%) HP
8 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.74%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.74%) VMware
8 2 (2.74%) Telerik
9 1 (1.37%) CA
9 1 (1.37%) Dell
9 1 (1.37%) IBM
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