The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 34 20 7
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 12 26 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.56% 7.18% 13.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.79% 16.88% 36.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 62
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
87 154 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 25.82% 42.54% 37.16%
Number of salaries quoted 72 88 155
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £22,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Middlesex

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 35 (97.22%) Degree
2 25 (69.44%) C#
2 25 (69.44%) Subversion
3 24 (66.67%) C++
4 22 (61.11%) C
4 22 (61.11%) OO
4 22 (61.11%) OOD
4 22 (61.11%) Software Engineering
4 22 (61.11%) Configuration Management
5 21 (58.33%) Military
5 21 (58.33%) HTTP
5 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
5 21 (58.33%) ClearCase
5 21 (58.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
5 21 (58.33%) Embedded Software Development
6 20 (55.56%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (22.22%) SQL
8 7 (19.44%) Oracle
8 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
9 6 (16.67%) XML
9 6 (16.67%) UML
10 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.89%) Java
10 5 (13.89%) Retail
10 5 (13.89%) Finance
10 5 (13.89%) Big Data
11 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
11 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (8.33%) Apache
1 3 (8.33%) SAS
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) assyst
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 21 (58.33%) HTTP
1 21 (58.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.89%) Big Data
3 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.33%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) QlikView
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.56%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.56%) HBase
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (69.44%) Subversion
2 21 (58.33%) ClearCase
3 4 (11.11%) NUnit
3 4 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
3 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 4 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (58.33%) Military
2 5 (13.89%) Retail
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Software Engineer
2 4 (11.11%) Architect
2 4 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Data Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Applications Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data Architect
4 2 (5.56%) Graduate
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Linux Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.78%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (2.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) XML
2 4 (11.11%) MSMQ
2 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) ADO.NET
2 4 (11.11%) COM
2 4 (11.11%) .NET Remoting
2 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 4 (11.11%) WCF
2 4 (11.11%) WPF
3 3 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (55.56%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (11.11%) EPoS
3 2 (5.56%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.78%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) OO
1 22 (61.11%) OOD
1 22 (61.11%) Configuration Management
1 22 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 21 (58.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 21 (58.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) UML
4 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 4 (11.11%) MVC
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
5 4 (11.11%) SOA
5 4 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.11%) BDD
6 3 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (5.56%) MapReduce
7 2 (5.56%) ETL
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) C#
2 24 (66.67%) C++
3 22 (61.11%) C
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 5 (13.89%) Java
6 4 (11.11%) VB
6 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 4 (11.11%) VB6
7 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 35 (97.22%) Degree
2 21 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 4 (11.11%) SAP
4 3 (8.33%) JBoss
Middlesex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago