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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 30 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 32 15 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.96% 4.18% 6.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.18% 13.04% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 14 30
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +77.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
176 115 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.26% 32.03% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 145 105 143
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 37 (66.07%) Degree
1 37 (66.07%) Mathematics
2 34 (60.71%) Software Engineering
3 33 (58.93%) C++
4 29 (51.79%) Java
5 21 (37.50%) Android
6 20 (35.71%) Mobile Payment
7 18 (32.14%) Mobile Banking
7 18 (32.14%) Banking
7 18 (32.14%) Mobile Commerce
8 17 (30.36%) PhD
9 16 (28.57%) C#
9 16 (28.57%) Apple iOS
10 15 (26.79%) Mobile App
11 14 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
11 14 (25.00%) iOS SDK
12 13 (23.21%) OO
13 12 (21.43%) Games
13 12 (21.43%) Visualisation
13 12 (21.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 11 (19.64%) Multithreading
14 11 (19.64%) Physics
15 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (16.07%) 3D Programming
16 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
16 9 (16.07%) HTML
16 9 (16.07%) OpenGL
16 9 (16.07%) DirectX
16 9 (16.07%) HLSL
17 8 (14.29%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.79%) SAS
1 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) MySQL
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) JUnit
2 2 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.79%) Redmine
3 1 (1.79%) FogBugz
3 1 (1.79%) Trac
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 18 (32.14%) Banking
2 12 (21.43%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Software Engineer
2 24 (42.86%) Developer
3 15 (26.79%) Software Developer
4 14 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (19.64%) Graduate
6 9 (16.07%) Java Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Programmer
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.14%) C++ Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Software Programmer
9 4 (7.14%) C++ Programmer
9 4 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Graphics Programmer
10 3 (5.36%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (5.36%) Software Tester
10 3 (5.36%) Tester
10 3 (5.36%) Analyst
11 2 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) iOS SDK
2 12 (21.43%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 9 (16.07%) HTML
3 9 (16.07%) OpenGL
3 9 (16.07%) DirectX
4 8 (14.29%) CSS
5 5 (8.93%) jQuery
6 4 (7.14%) XML
6 4 (7.14%) HTML5
7 3 (5.36%) XHTML
8 2 (3.57%) .NET
8 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.79%) Web Services
9 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.79%) LINQ
9 1 (1.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.79%) CSS3
9 1 (1.79%) XSL
9 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (66.07%) Mathematics
2 20 (35.71%) Mobile Payment
3 18 (32.14%) Mobile Banking
4 15 (26.79%) Mobile App
5 14 (25.00%) 3D Graphics
6 12 (21.43%) Visualisation
7 11 (19.64%) Physics
8 5 (8.93%) Algorithms
9 2 (3.57%) Cryptography
9 2 (3.57%) CUDA
10 1 (1.79%) Statistics
10 1 (1.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Android
2 16 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 5 (8.93%) Linux
4 2 (3.57%) Windows
5 1 (1.79%) UNIX
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Software Engineering
2 18 (32.14%) Mobile Commerce
3 13 (23.21%) OO
4 11 (19.64%) Multithreading
5 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (16.07%) 3D Programming
7 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Scrum
9 4 (7.14%) Web Development
9 4 (7.14%) OOP
9 4 (7.14%) OOD
9 4 (7.14%) MVC
9 4 (7.14%) Android Development
10 3 (5.36%) Project Management
10 3 (5.36%) Product Management
11 2 (3.57%) Web Testing
11 2 (3.57%) Information Security
11 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
12 1 (1.79%) CRM
12 1 (1.79%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (58.93%) C++
2 29 (51.79%) Java
3 16 (28.57%) C#
4 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.07%) HLSL
5 5 (8.93%) Python
5 5 (8.93%) PHP
6 4 (7.14%) SQL
7 3 (5.36%) Perl
8 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.79%) PHP5
9 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (66.07%) Degree
2 17 (30.36%) PhD
3 2 (3.57%) ISEB
3 2 (3.57%) CISSP
3 2 (3.57%) CISM
3 2 (3.57%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.57%) TickIT
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 12207
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.79%) Zend
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £55,000 to £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £27,500 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago