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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 24 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.25% 2.82% 3.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.21% 8.19% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 18
Median salary £37,500 £26,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+41.50% -47.00%
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
214 171 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.88% 34.41% 43.30%
Number of salaries quoted 162 125 237
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 July 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 July 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 -1 24 £37,500 +41.50%
Computer Science
North West

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 33 (100.00%) Degree
2 22 (66.67%) Linux
3 19 (57.58%) Software Engineering
3 19 (57.58%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (39.39%) HTML
5 11 (33.33%) CSS
5 11 (33.33%) Web Development
6 10 (30.30%) Embedded C
6 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
6 10 (30.30%) Aerospace
6 10 (30.30%) Wi-Fi
6 10 (30.30%) Python
6 10 (30.30%) C
7 9 (27.27%) Django
7 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
8 7 (21.21%) SQL
9 5 (15.15%) C#
9 5 (15.15%) Windows
9 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
10 4 (12.12%) JIRA
10 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.12%) MVC
10 4 (12.12%) OO
11 3 (9.09%) .NET
11 3 (9.09%) C++
11 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
11 3 (9.09%) Subversion
11 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (6.06%) Telerik
12 2 (6.06%) Spring

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 2 (6.06%) Apache Pig
1 2 (6.06%) CMS
1 2 (6.06%) WordPress
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.03%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) Apache Hive
2 2 (6.06%) Big Data
2 2 (6.06%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) DB2
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) JIRA
3 3 (9.09%) Subversion
4 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.06%) Bugzilla
4 2 (6.06%) Hudson
4 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (30.30%) Aerospace
1 10 (30.30%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.06%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (87.88%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Embedded Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Embedded Software Developer
4 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (6.06%) C# Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Database Developer
4 2 (6.06%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (6.06%) HTML Developer
4 2 (6.06%) LAMP Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Developer
4 2 (6.06%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
4 2 (6.06%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 2 (6.06%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.03%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) HTML
2 11 (33.33%) CSS
3 9 (27.27%) Django
4 3 (9.09%) .NET
5 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.06%) HTML5
5 2 (6.06%) LAMP
5 2 (6.06%) Laravel
5 2 (6.06%) RESTful
5 2 (6.06%) Spring
5 2 (6.06%) Struts
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.03%) QML
6 1 (3.03%) Qt
6 1 (3.03%) VXML
6 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Fintech
1 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
1 2 (6.06%) User Experience
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) IVR
2 1 (3.03%) Life Science
2 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Cybersecurity
1 19 (57.58%) Software Engineering
2 11 (33.33%) Web Development
3 4 (12.12%) MVC
3 4 (12.12%) OO
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.06%) Android Development
5 2 (6.06%) Business Development
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.06%) MapReduce
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (6.06%) Mobile Development
5 2 (6.06%) OOP
5 2 (6.06%) RAD
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) SDLC
5 2 (6.06%) Time Management
5 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Build Automation
6 1 (3.03%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) C
1 10 (30.30%) Embedded C
1 10 (30.30%) Python
2 9 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 7 (21.21%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) C++
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.06%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) Progress 4GL
7 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) GAMP
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) HDFS
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.06%) Telerik
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Perforce
2 1 (3.03%) Progress
2 1 (3.03%) SAP