The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 22 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.81% - 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% - 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Computer Science
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
59 65 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 47.97% 37.14% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 46 23 54
Average salary £52,000 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Computer Science
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in the Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) MailChimp
1 1 (100.00%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Creative Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft