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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 32 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 27 47 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.82% 8.47% 4.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.42% 23.86% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 37 16
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,722 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +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
139 197 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.10% 35.50% 25.90%
Number of salaries quoted 127 124 90
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 62 (95.38%) Degree
2 44 (67.69%) C#
3 37 (56.92%) Software Engineering
4 35 (53.85%) C++
5 29 (44.62%) 3D Graphics
6 27 (41.54%) Games
6 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (38.46%) PhD
8 24 (36.92%) Multithreading
9 20 (30.77%) OO
9 20 (30.77%) Java
10 19 (29.23%) Visualisation
10 19 (29.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 17 (26.15%) Mathematics
12 16 (24.62%) Physics
13 15 (23.08%) .NET
14 13 (20.00%) Windows
15 12 (18.46%) OpenGL
15 12 (18.46%) DirectX
15 12 (18.46%) HLSL
15 12 (18.46%) 3D Programming
16 11 (16.92%) Scrum
17 10 (15.38%) OOD
17 10 (15.38%) API Development
17 10 (15.38%) API Design
18 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
18 9 (13.85%) WinForms
19 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
19 8 (12.31%) HTML
19 8 (12.31%) NUnit

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (4.62%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.08%) Node.js
3 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.54%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) DHCP
1 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.62%) DNS
1 3 (4.62%) SAN
1 3 (4.62%) iSCSI
1 3 (4.62%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) NUnit
2 5 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.54%) Subversion
3 1 (1.54%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (41.54%) Games
2 3 (4.62%) French Language
2 3 (4.62%) German Language
2 3 (4.62%) Hebrew Language
2 3 (4.62%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.08%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (49.23%) Developer
2 24 (36.92%) Software Developer
3 23 (35.38%) Software Engineer
4 20 (30.77%) C# Developer
5 19 (29.23%) C++ Software Engineer
6 18 (27.69%) C# Software Developer
7 12 (18.46%) Senior Developer
8 9 (13.85%) Agile C# Developer
9 8 (12.31%) ScrumMaster
9 8 (12.31%) Senior Software Developer
9 8 (12.31%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (10.77%) Programmer
10 7 (10.77%) C# Software Engineer
10 7 (10.77%) Java Developer
11 5 (7.69%) Tester
11 5 (7.69%) C++ Programmer
11 5 (7.69%) Software Tester
11 5 (7.69%) Software Programmer
11 5 (7.69%) Graphics Programmer
12 4 (6.15%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 15 (23.08%) .NET
3 12 (18.46%) OpenGL
3 12 (18.46%) DirectX
4 9 (13.85%) WinForms
5 8 (12.31%) HTML
6 7 (10.77%) CSS
7 5 (7.69%) jQuery
8 4 (6.15%) HTML5
9 3 (4.62%) WPF
9 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.08%) WCF
11 1 (1.54%) SOAP
11 1 (1.54%) Silverlight
11 1 (1.54%) OAuth
11 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (1.54%) REST
11 1 (1.54%) CSS3
11 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (44.62%) 3D Graphics
2 19 (29.23%) Visualisation
3 17 (26.15%) Mathematics
4 16 (24.62%) Physics
5 8 (12.31%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.08%) CUDA
7 1 (1.54%) User Experience
7 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) Android
3 5 (7.69%) Linux
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.92%) Software Engineering
2 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (36.92%) Multithreading
4 20 (30.77%) OO
5 12 (18.46%) 3D Programming
6 11 (16.92%) Scrum
7 10 (15.38%) OOD
7 10 (15.38%) API Development
7 10 (15.38%) API Design
8 9 (13.85%) Mentoring
9 8 (12.31%) Coaching
10 7 (10.77%) Mobile Development
10 7 (10.77%) Android Development
10 7 (10.77%) OOP
11 6 (9.23%) MVC
12 5 (7.69%) Web Development
12 5 (7.69%) Web Testing
13 2 (3.08%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.08%) TDD
13 2 (3.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) C#
2 35 (53.85%) C++
3 20 (30.77%) Java
4 12 (18.46%) HLSL
5 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.62%) PHP
6 3 (4.62%) SQL
6 3 (4.62%) Python
7 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.54%) C
8 1 (1.54%) VB
8 1 (1.54%) Perl
8 1 (1.54%) Delphi
8 1 (1.54%) Fortran
8 1 (1.54%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 62 (95.38%) Degree
2 25 (38.46%) PhD
3 5 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) NFS
1 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
1 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.62%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
1 6 (9.23%) Oracle
2 3 (4.62%) Cisco
2 3 (4.62%) NetApp
2 3 (4.62%) Convergys
2 3 (4.62%) VMware
3 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.54%) Blackboard
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
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Posted: 15 days ago