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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 33 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 15 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.61% 5.14% 9.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.00% 12.50% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 32
Average salary £36,250 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,250 £50,000
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
110 120 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 36.07% 41.10% 37.97%
Number of salaries quoted 71 77 125
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,300 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 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 29 (96.67%) Degree
2 22 (73.33%) C
2 22 (73.33%) C#
2 22 (73.33%) C++
2 22 (73.33%) OO
2 22 (73.33%) OOD
2 22 (73.33%) Configuration Management
2 22 (73.33%) Subversion
2 22 (73.33%) Software Engineering
3 21 (70.00%) Military
3 21 (70.00%) ClearCase
3 21 (70.00%) HTTP
3 21 (70.00%) TCP/IP
3 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 21 (70.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 21 (70.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 18 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (20.00%) Oracle
6 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (13.33%) Linux
7 4 (13.33%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) Finance
8 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (10.00%) MySQL
8 3 (10.00%) SAS
8 3 (10.00%) Java
8 3 (10.00%) UML
8 3 (10.00%) XML
8 3 (10.00%) Embedded C

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (10.00%) Apache
1 3 (10.00%) SAS
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle UPK
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle AGIS
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.33%) assyst
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 21 (70.00%) HTTP
1 21 (70.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (73.33%) Subversion
2 21 (70.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.33%) NUnit
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (70.00%) Military
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) General Ledger
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Analyst
2 2 (6.67%) Architect
2 2 (6.67%) Applications Architect
2 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (3.33%) Graduate
3 1 (3.33%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Technical Leader
3 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (3.33%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) XML
1 3 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Remoting
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) WCF
2 1 (3.33%) WPF
2 1 (3.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET
2 1 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (60.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.33%) EPoS
3 1 (3.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) OO
1 22 (73.33%) Configuration Management
1 22 (73.33%) Software Engineering
1 22 (73.33%) OOD
2 21 (70.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 21 (70.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.00%) Analytics
4 3 (10.00%) UML
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) MVC
6 1 (3.33%) Scrum
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) ERP
6 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (73.33%) C
1 22 (73.33%) C#
1 22 (73.33%) C++
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 3 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++
4 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) VB6
5 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.33%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (96.67%) Degree
2 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) JBoss
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
Middlesex
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago