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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 16 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.64% 4.55% 8.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.67% 11.76% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 21
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
120 136 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.46% 38.64% 58.55%
Number of salaries quoted 73 108 172
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Swing
3 2 (20.00%) PhD
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) CISM
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
3 2 (20.00%) Security Management
3 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (20.00%) Java SE
3 2 (20.00%) COSO
3 2 (20.00%) ISMS
3 2 (20.00%) CRISC
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Risk Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Java Swing Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Information Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Swing
1 2 (20.00%) Java SE
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) WebGL
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) Flash
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (10.00%) IPTV
2 1 (10.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) ISMS
2 2 (20.00%) Line Management
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (20.00%) Security Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (10.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) CRISC
2 2 (20.00%) PhD
2 2 (20.00%) CISSP
2 2 (20.00%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) COSO
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP