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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 20 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 50 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.17% 3.52% 1.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.39% 15.24% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 42 14 7
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,250 £49,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
205 105 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.61% 23.08% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 127 86 75
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,674 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £54,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 59 (67.05%) Mathematics
2 54 (61.36%) Degree
3 48 (54.55%) Java
4 40 (45.45%) OO
4 40 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (42.05%) Software Engineering
6 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
6 26 (29.55%) HTML
7 25 (28.41%) C++
8 24 (27.27%) C#
8 24 (27.27%) .NET
9 22 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
10 21 (23.86%) Scrum
11 20 (22.73%) Physics
12 19 (21.59%) TDD
13 18 (20.45%) Banking
13 18 (20.45%) Windows
13 18 (20.45%) Linux
13 18 (20.45%) Mobile Commerce
13 18 (20.45%) Mobile Banking
14 15 (17.05%) Spring
14 15 (17.05%) Maven
15 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET
15 14 (15.91%) Android
16 13 (14.77%) MVC
16 13 (14.77%) WCF
16 13 (14.77%) WPF
17 12 (13.64%) JSR 170
17 12 (13.64%) jQuery
17 12 (13.64%) Java EE

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 12 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.27%) Moodle
3 1 (1.14%) Apache
3 1 (1.14%) IIS
3 1 (1.14%) SAS
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.14%) WordPress
3 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
2 1 (1.14%) SPSS
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) FTP
3 1 (1.14%) HTTP
3 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.64%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (17.05%) Maven
2 12 (13.64%) Subversion
3 10 (11.36%) NUnit
3 10 (11.36%) MSTest
3 10 (11.36%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (11.36%) Moq
4 9 (10.23%) JUnit
5 6 (6.82%) Eclipse
5 6 (6.82%) CruiseControl
5 6 (6.82%) JIRA
6 3 (3.41%) Ant
7 1 (1.14%) VTune
General
1 18 (20.45%) Banking
2 12 (13.64%) Finance
3 10 (11.36%) Games
4 5 (5.68%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.27%) Advertising
5 2 (2.27%) Publishing
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (75.00%) Developer
2 26 (29.55%) Java Developer
3 23 (26.14%) Software Developer
3 23 (26.14%) .NET Developer
4 22 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 21 (23.86%) Graduate
6 16 (18.18%) Junior
6 16 (18.18%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (18.18%) Junior Developer
7 10 (11.36%) Junior .NET Developer
7 10 (11.36%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Analyst
8 9 (10.23%) C++ Software Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (10.23%) C++ Developer
9 8 (9.09%) Security Analyst
10 6 (6.82%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (6.82%) Junior Software Engineer
10 6 (6.82%) Java Software Developer
10 6 (6.82%) Junior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.55%) HTML
2 24 (27.27%) .NET
3 15 (17.05%) Spring
4 14 (15.91%) ASP.NET
5 13 (14.77%) WCF
5 13 (14.77%) WPF
6 12 (13.64%) JSR 170
6 12 (13.64%) jQuery
6 12 (13.64%) Java EE
6 12 (13.64%) Web Services
6 12 (13.64%) MooTools
6 12 (13.64%) Apache Wicket
6 12 (13.64%) JAX-WS
7 11 (12.50%) CSS
7 11 (12.50%) WinForms
8 10 (11.36%) .NET Framework
8 10 (11.36%) Spring.NET
8 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (11.36%) Unity DI Container
8 10 (11.36%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 59 (67.05%) Mathematics
2 22 (25.00%) Mobile Payment
3 20 (22.73%) Physics
4 18 (20.45%) Mobile Banking
5 10 (11.36%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (10.23%) GIS
7 8 (9.09%) Cryptography
8 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
8 5 (5.68%) Open Source
9 4 (4.55%) User Experience
10 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.14%) VLE
11 1 (1.14%) Statistics
11 1 (1.14%) Wiki
11 1 (1.14%) Social Media
11 1 (1.14%) Learning Management System
11 1 (1.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) Windows
1 18 (20.45%) Linux
2 14 (15.91%) Android
3 12 (13.64%) UNIX
4 10 (11.36%) Apple iOS
5 5 (5.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (45.45%) OO
1 40 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (42.05%) Software Engineering
3 21 (23.86%) Scrum
4 19 (21.59%) TDD
5 18 (20.45%) Mobile Commerce
6 13 (14.77%) MVC
7 12 (13.64%) Web Development
8 10 (11.36%) Kanban
8 10 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (11.36%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (11.36%) MVVM
8 10 (11.36%) Web Application Development
9 8 (9.09%) Information Security
10 6 (6.82%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.68%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (4.55%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.55%) Product Management
12 4 (4.55%) Multithreading
12 4 (4.55%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 48 (54.55%) Java
2 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
3 25 (28.41%) C++
4 24 (27.27%) C#
5 12 (13.64%) C
6 11 (12.50%) Python
7 4 (4.55%) PHP
7 4 (4.55%) SQL
8 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.27%) Perl
9 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.14%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 54 (61.36%) Degree
2 11 (12.50%) PhD
3 8 (9.09%) CISMP
3 8 (9.09%) CISM
3 8 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (4.55%) QA
3 4 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 4 (4.55%) TickIT
3 4 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (2.27%) Blackboard
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
1 2 (2.27%) Oracle
2 1 (1.14%) VMware
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