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 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 61 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 12 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.64% 2.78% 4.03%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.78% 7.55% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 19
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,375 £25,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,100 £57,500 £51,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
291 159 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.30% 36.81% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 178 118 180
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 September 2016.

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 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 10 £42,500 +41.66% 4
Wirral -13 1 £72,000 +60.00%
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 28 (93.33%) Degree
2 20 (66.67%) Linux
3 19 (63.33%) Software Engineering
3 19 (63.33%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (36.67%) Web Development
4 11 (36.67%) HTML
4 11 (36.67%) CSS
5 10 (33.33%) Embedded C
5 10 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 10 (33.33%) Aerospace
5 10 (33.33%) C
5 10 (33.33%) Python
6 9 (30.00%) Django
6 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (16.67%) ITIL
7 5 (16.67%) Windows
8 4 (13.33%) HPUX
8 4 (13.33%) Apache
8 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
8 4 (13.33%) JSP
8 4 (13.33%) SOAP
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (13.33%) Finance
8 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (10.00%) Line Management
9 3 (10.00%) Git (software)

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 4 (13.33%) Apache
1 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) WordPress
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 10 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 10 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Games
4 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (70.00%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Web Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Embedded Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Embedded Software Developer
3 10 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.67%) Application Support Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (6.67%) HTML Developer
5 2 (6.67%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Linux Developer
5 2 (6.67%) MySQL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.33%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) CSS
1 11 (36.67%) HTML
2 9 (30.00%) Django
3 4 (13.33%) JSP
3 4 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.67%) LAMP
4 2 (6.67%) Laravel
4 2 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Fintech
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Life Science
2 1 (3.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows
3 4 (13.33%) HPUX
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Cybersecurity
1 19 (63.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (36.67%) Web Development
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Line Management
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Business Development
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.67%) MVC
5 2 (6.67%) OOP
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) ERP
6 1 (3.33%) ETL
6 1 (3.33%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.33%) OO
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C
1 10 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 10 (33.33%) Python
2 9 (30.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C#
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) PHP
4 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.33%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MBA
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) GAMP
1 1 (3.33%) QA
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (3.33%) HP
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Perforce
2 1 (3.33%) Progress
2 1 (3.33%) Teradata
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