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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 52 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 20 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.31% 4.02% 2.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.99% 11.54% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 12
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +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
286 182 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 47.27% 34.80% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 219 129 125
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,798 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -2 18 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Southport -2 1 £40,000 -
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (73.33%) Degree
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
4 9 (30.00%) .NET
4 9 (30.00%) ITIL
5 8 (26.67%) C#
5 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 8 (26.67%) MVC
5 8 (26.67%) JIRA
6 7 (23.33%) Web Development
6 7 (23.33%) WCF
6 7 (23.33%) Atlassian
6 7 (23.33%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) Confluence
6 7 (23.33%) WinForms
6 7 (23.33%) Web Design
6 7 (23.33%) CSS
6 7 (23.33%) HTML
6 7 (23.33%) N-Tier
6 7 (23.33%) HTML5
6 7 (23.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (23.33%) Sass
6 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
6 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (23.33%) JIRA Agile
7 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (20.00%) Windows
8 5 (16.67%) HPUX
8 5 (16.67%) Apache

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 (23.33%) Confluence
2 5 (16.67%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Magento
2 1 (3.33%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) GitHub
1 1 (3.33%) Google Play
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (13.33%) MySQL
4 2 (6.67%) Big Data
4 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.33%) DB2
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) JIRA
2 7 (23.33%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) AdminStudio
4 1 (3.33%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Gradle
4 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.33%) NuGet
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (23.33%) .NET Developer
2 7 (23.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (23.33%) C# Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 4 (13.33%) PHP Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Application Support Team Leader
5 3 (10.00%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support
6 1 (3.33%) IT Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Data Scientist
6 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
2 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (23.33%) CSS
2 7 (23.33%) HTML
2 7 (23.33%) HTML5
2 7 (23.33%) jQuery
2 7 (23.33%) Sass
2 7 (23.33%) WCF
2 7 (23.33%) WinForms
3 5 (16.67%) JSP
3 5 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) N-Tier
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Data Extraction
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.67%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) iPad
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) HPUX
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.67%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (36.67%) Unit Testing
3 9 (30.00%) ITIL
4 8 (26.67%) MVC
5 7 (23.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (23.33%) Web Design
5 7 (23.33%) Web Development
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL V3
6 4 (13.33%) Line Management
6 4 (13.33%) Web Application Development
7 2 (6.67%) Analytics
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps
7 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.67%) ETL
7 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
7 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) PHP
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.33%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) R
4 1 (3.33%) Scala
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Degree
2 4 (13.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MBA
3 1 (3.33%) PhD
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Atlassian
2 4 (13.33%) Zend
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Teradata
4 1 (3.33%) Altiris
4 1 (3.33%) BMC
4 1 (3.33%) Demandware
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Wyse
Liverpool
Vivid Resourcing
Salary: £20 - £25 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago