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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 51 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 18 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.73% 3.50% 1.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.61% 10.29% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 8
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,846 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.97% -2.88%

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
197 175 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 35.88% 34.05% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 157 118 134
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,479 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +5 13 £45,000 +12.50%
Southport - 1 £40,000 -
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 25 (75.76%) Degree
2 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) .NET
4 9 (27.27%) ITIL
5 8 (24.24%) C#
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
5 8 (24.24%) MVC
5 8 (24.24%) JIRA
5 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (21.21%) Sass
6 7 (21.21%) JIRA Agile
6 7 (21.21%) Confluence
6 7 (21.21%) HTML5
6 7 (21.21%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
6 7 (21.21%) Web Development
6 7 (21.21%) WCF
6 7 (21.21%) Atlassian
6 7 (21.21%) jQuery
6 7 (21.21%) Finance
6 7 (21.21%) WinForms
6 7 (21.21%) Web Design
6 7 (21.21%) CSS
6 7 (21.21%) HTML
6 7 (21.21%) Windows
6 7 (21.21%) N-Tier
7 6 (18.18%) Windows Server

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.21%) Confluence
2 5 (15.15%) Apache
2 5 (15.15%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.06%) SAS
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Magento
2 2 (6.06%) SAP BPC
3 1 (3.03%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) GitHub
1 1 (3.03%) Google Play
1 1 (3.03%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (12.12%) MySQL
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
4 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.03%) DB2
5 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) JIRA
2 7 (21.21%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) AdminStudio
4 1 (3.03%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.03%) Gradle
4 1 (3.03%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.03%) NuGet
4 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
2 7 (21.21%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (21.21%) C# Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Applications Support
4 4 (12.12%) PHP Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Application Support Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Data Scientist
6 2 (6.06%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Graduate
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Data Scientist
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) IT Administrator
7 1 (3.03%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) .NET
2 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (21.21%) CSS
2 7 (21.21%) HTML
2 7 (21.21%) HTML5
2 7 (21.21%) jQuery
2 7 (21.21%) Sass
2 7 (21.21%) WCF
2 7 (21.21%) WinForms
3 5 (15.15%) JSP
3 5 (15.15%) SOAP
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (21.21%) N-Tier
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.03%) iPad
5 1 (3.03%) iPhone
5 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.15%) HPUX
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Android
4 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 9 (27.27%) ITIL
3 8 (24.24%) MVC
4 7 (21.21%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (21.21%) Web Design
4 7 (21.21%) Web Development
5 4 (12.12%) ITIL V3
5 4 (12.12%) Line Management
5 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
5 4 (12.12%) Web Application Development
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) Project Management
6 3 (9.09%) Statistics
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) C#
2 4 (12.12%) PHP
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) R
4 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Scala
5 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (75.76%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (12.12%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (3.03%) ACCA
3 1 (3.03%) CIMA
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PhD
3 1 (3.03%) SAS Certification
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) zsh
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Atlassian
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) Zend
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 2 (6.06%) Sun
5 1 (3.03%) Altiris
5 1 (3.03%) BMC
5 1 (3.03%) Demandware
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (3.03%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy
5 1 (3.03%) Splunk
5 1 (3.03%) Teradata
5 1 (3.03%) Wyse