The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 22 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 39 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.80% 7.23% 4.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.66% 22.28% 19.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 15
Average salary £36,250 £29,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.93% -31.17%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
Tyne and Wear

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

Miscellaneous Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
152 184 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.19% 32.45% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 133 121 78
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,900 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 70 (92.11%) Degree
2 46 (60.53%) Software Engineering
3 44 (57.89%) C#
4 40 (52.63%) C++
5 33 (43.42%) 3D Graphics
6 31 (40.79%) Games
7 29 (38.16%) PhD
8 27 (35.53%) Mathematics
8 27 (35.53%) Multithreading
9 25 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (32.89%) Visualisation
10 24 (31.58%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 24 (31.58%) Java
11 21 (27.63%) Physics
12 19 (25.00%) OO
13 18 (23.68%) OpenGL
13 18 (23.68%) DirectX
13 18 (23.68%) 3D Programming
13 18 (23.68%) HLSL
14 12 (15.79%) Windows
14 12 (15.79%) .NET
15 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
15 11 (14.47%) HTML
15 11 (14.47%) Algorithms
16 10 (13.16%) CSS
16 10 (13.16%) Scrum
16 10 (13.16%) Android
17 8 (10.53%) WinForms
17 8 (10.53%) OOD
17 8 (10.53%) Oracle

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (3.95%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.63%) Node.js
3 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.32%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.21%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) DHCP
1 3 (3.95%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.95%) DNS
1 3 (3.95%) SAN
1 3 (3.95%) iSCSI
1 3 (3.95%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.21%) NUnit
2 5 (6.58%) Selenium
3 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (1.32%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.32%) JUnit
4 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.32%) Redmine
4 1 (1.32%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.32%) Trac
General
1 31 (40.79%) Games
2 4 (5.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) French Language
3 3 (3.95%) German Language
3 3 (3.95%) Hebrew Language
3 3 (3.95%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.63%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (42.11%) Software Engineer
1 32 (42.11%) Developer
2 24 (31.58%) C++ Software Engineer
3 23 (30.26%) Software Developer
4 15 (19.74%) C# Developer
5 14 (18.42%) C# Software Developer
6 13 (17.11%) Senior Developer
7 10 (13.16%) Programmer
8 9 (11.84%) Java Developer
9 8 (10.53%) C++ Programmer
9 8 (10.53%) Software Programmer
9 8 (10.53%) Graphics Programmer
10 7 (9.21%) Agile C# Developer
10 7 (9.21%) ScrumMaster
10 7 (9.21%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (9.21%) Senior Software Developer
11 6 (7.89%) Software Tester
11 6 (7.89%) C# Software Engineer
11 6 (7.89%) Tester
12 5 (6.58%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.58%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 18 (23.68%) OpenGL
2 18 (23.68%) DirectX
3 12 (15.79%) .NET
4 11 (14.47%) HTML
5 10 (13.16%) CSS
6 8 (10.53%) WinForms
7 6 (7.89%) jQuery
8 4 (5.26%) HTML5
8 4 (5.26%) iOS SDK
9 3 (3.95%) XML
10 2 (2.63%) XHTML
10 2 (2.63%) WPF
11 1 (1.32%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.32%) OAuth
11 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.32%) WCF
11 1 (1.32%) XSL
11 1 (1.32%) SOAP
11 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (43.42%) 3D Graphics
2 27 (35.53%) Mathematics
3 25 (32.89%) Visualisation
4 21 (27.63%) Physics
5 11 (14.47%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
6 4 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
6 4 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.63%) CUDA
8 1 (1.32%) User Experience
8 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.79%) Windows
2 10 (13.16%) Android
3 6 (7.89%) Linux
4 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.95%) UNIX
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (60.53%) Software Engineering
2 27 (35.53%) Multithreading
3 25 (32.89%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (25.00%) OO
5 18 (23.68%) 3D Programming
6 10 (13.16%) Scrum
7 8 (10.53%) OOD
8 7 (9.21%) MVC
8 7 (9.21%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.21%) Coaching
8 7 (9.21%) API Development
8 7 (9.21%) API Design
9 6 (7.89%) Mobile Development
9 6 (7.89%) Android Development
9 6 (7.89%) OOP
10 5 (6.58%) Web Development
10 5 (6.58%) Web Testing
11 4 (5.26%) Mobile Commerce
12 3 (3.95%) Project Management
12 3 (3.95%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.89%) C#
2 40 (52.63%) C++
3 24 (31.58%) Java
4 18 (23.68%) HLSL
5 11 (14.47%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.58%) PHP
6 5 (6.58%) SQL
7 4 (5.26%) Python
8 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.63%) Perl
9 1 (1.32%) Delphi
9 1 (1.32%) VB
9 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.32%) C
9 1 (1.32%) Fortran
9 1 (1.32%) Pascal
9 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.32%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 70 (92.11%) Degree
2 29 (38.16%) PhD
3 5 (6.58%) ISEB
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) NFS
1 3 (3.95%) VMware ESX
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Oracle
2 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.95%) NetApp
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco
3 3 (3.95%) Convergys
3 3 (3.95%) VMware
4 1 (1.32%) Zend
4 1 (1.32%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.32%) Blackboard
4 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28k - 50k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle
GEM Talent
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle
GEM Talent
Salary: £0 - £20,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago