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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 37 38 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.73% 7.00% 4.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.89% 21.11% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 15
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
169 180 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 39.86% 33.15% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 140 139 92
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £45,000
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 65 (90.28%) Degree
2 43 (59.72%) Software Engineering
3 39 (54.17%) C#
4 38 (52.78%) C++
5 30 (41.67%) 3D Graphics
5 30 (41.67%) Mathematics
6 28 (38.89%) Games
6 28 (38.89%) PhD
7 25 (34.72%) Java
7 25 (34.72%) Multithreading
7 25 (34.72%) Visualisation
8 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (30.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 21 (29.17%) Physics
11 18 (25.00%) OpenGL
11 18 (25.00%) DirectX
11 18 (25.00%) HLSL
11 18 (25.00%) 3D Programming
12 17 (23.61%) OO
13 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 12 (16.67%) HTML
14 11 (15.28%) .NET
14 11 (15.28%) CSS
14 11 (15.28%) Scrum
14 11 (15.28%) Algorithms
15 9 (12.50%) Windows
15 9 (12.50%) Android
16 8 (11.11%) Oracle
16 8 (11.11%) MVC
16 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (2.78%) Node.js
2 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) DHCP
1 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.39%) DNS
1 1 (1.39%) SAN
1 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.39%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) NUnit
2 5 (6.94%) Selenium
3 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.78%) Subversion
3 2 (2.78%) JUnit
4 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.39%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.39%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.39%) Redmine
4 1 (1.39%) FogBugz
4 1 (1.39%) Trac
General
1 28 (38.89%) Games
2 5 (6.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) French Language
3 1 (1.39%) German Language
3 1 (1.39%) Hebrew Language
3 1 (1.39%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (44.44%) Software Engineer
1 32 (44.44%) Developer
2 23 (31.94%) C++ Software Engineer
3 22 (30.56%) Software Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Senior Developer
5 12 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 11 (15.28%) Java Developer
6 11 (15.28%) C# Software Developer
7 10 (13.89%) Programmer
8 8 (11.11%) C++ Programmer
8 8 (11.11%) Software Programmer
8 8 (11.11%) Graphics Programmer
9 6 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
9 6 (8.33%) ScrumMaster
9 6 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (8.33%) Tester
9 6 (8.33%) Software Tester
10 4 (5.56%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 18 (25.00%) OpenGL
2 18 (25.00%) DirectX
3 12 (16.67%) HTML
4 11 (15.28%) .NET
4 11 (15.28%) CSS
5 7 (9.72%) WinForms
5 7 (9.72%) jQuery
6 5 (6.94%) iOS SDK
7 4 (5.56%) HTML5
8 3 (4.17%) XML
9 2 (2.78%) WPF
9 2 (2.78%) XHTML
10 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.39%) Silverlight
10 1 (1.39%) XSL
10 1 (1.39%) WCF
10 1 (1.39%) Web Services
10 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.39%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (41.67%) 3D Graphics
1 30 (41.67%) Mathematics
2 25 (34.72%) Visualisation
3 21 (29.17%) Physics
4 11 (15.28%) Algorithms
5 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.94%) Mobile Banking
5 5 (6.94%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (2.78%) CUDA
7 1 (1.39%) User Experience
7 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Windows
1 9 (12.50%) Android
2 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (59.72%) Software Engineering
2 25 (34.72%) Multithreading
3 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (25.00%) 3D Programming
5 17 (23.61%) OO
6 11 (15.28%) Scrum
7 8 (11.11%) MVC
8 7 (9.72%) OOD
9 6 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.33%) Coaching
10 5 (6.94%) API Development
10 5 (6.94%) API Design
10 5 (6.94%) Mobile Commerce
10 5 (6.94%) Web Development
10 5 (6.94%) Web Testing
11 4 (5.56%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.56%) OOP
11 4 (5.56%) Mobile Development
11 4 (5.56%) Android Development
12 3 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.17%) C#
2 38 (52.78%) C++
3 25 (34.72%) Java
4 18 (25.00%) HLSL
5 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.94%) SQL
7 4 (5.56%) PHP
8 3 (4.17%) Python
9 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.39%) C
10 1 (1.39%) Fortran
10 1 (1.39%) Pascal
10 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.39%) PHP5
10 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.39%) VB
10 1 (1.39%) Perl
10 1 (1.39%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 65 (90.28%) Degree
2 28 (38.89%) PhD
3 5 (6.94%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) NFS
1 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) NetApp
3 1 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.39%) Convergys
3 1 (1.39%) VMware
3 1 (1.39%) Zend
3 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: Dependent upon experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Send
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits and flexible wo
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + 22 Days Holiday, Home Working, Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago