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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 23 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.11% 5.82% 6.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.45% 26.98% 20.26%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 29
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +77.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £38,500
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
171 63 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.00% 21.58% 29.59%
Number of salaries quoted 127 54 143
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
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 3 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 3 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 52 (75.36%) Mathematics
2 43 (62.32%) Mobile Payment
3 41 (59.42%) Java
4 38 (55.07%) Mobile Commerce
4 38 (55.07%) Banking
4 38 (55.07%) Mobile Banking
5 35 (50.72%) C++
6 32 (46.38%) Software Engineering
6 32 (46.38%) Android
7 30 (43.48%) Degree
8 25 (36.23%) Apple iOS
9 21 (30.43%) PhD
10 20 (28.99%) Mobile App
11 19 (27.54%) iOS SDK
12 18 (26.09%) PCI DSS
13 14 (20.29%) OO
14 13 (18.84%) HTML
14 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
15 12 (17.39%) CSS
16 11 (15.94%) CISSP
16 11 (15.94%) CISM
16 11 (15.94%) Information Security
16 11 (15.94%) CISMP
16 11 (15.94%) Cryptography
16 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 9 (13.04%) Python
18 8 (11.59%) C#
18 8 (11.59%) Web Development
18 8 (11.59%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 (1.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.45%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.45%) MySQL
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) JUnit
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.45%) Redmine
2 1 (1.45%) FogBugz
2 1 (1.45%) Trac
General
1 38 (55.07%) Banking
2 5 (7.25%) Multimedia
3 4 (5.80%) Games
4 1 (1.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (53.62%) Developer
2 34 (49.28%) Software Engineer
3 21 (30.43%) Software Developer
4 17 (24.64%) Graduate
5 12 (17.39%) Analyst
6 11 (15.94%) Security Analyst
7 9 (13.04%) Java Developer
7 9 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (10.14%) Quality Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) QA Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) Security Engineer
8 7 (10.14%) Software Quality Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Java Software Developer
9 6 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Systems Developer
10 5 (7.25%) UI Developer
10 5 (7.25%) UI Programmer
11 4 (5.80%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (27.54%) iOS SDK
2 13 (18.84%) HTML
3 12 (17.39%) CSS
4 8 (11.59%) HTML5
5 6 (8.70%) jQuery
6 5 (7.25%) CSS3
7 4 (5.80%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 4 (5.80%) XML
7 4 (5.80%) OpenGL
7 4 (5.80%) DirectX
8 3 (4.35%) XHTML
9 2 (2.90%) .NET
9 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.45%) Web Services
10 1 (1.45%) Ajax
10 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.45%) LINQ
10 1 (1.45%) XSL
10 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 52 (75.36%) Mathematics
2 43 (62.32%) Mobile Payment
3 38 (55.07%) Mobile Banking
4 20 (28.99%) Mobile App
5 11 (15.94%) Cryptography
6 6 (8.70%) 3D Graphics
6 6 (8.70%) Physics
7 4 (5.80%) Visualisation
8 3 (4.35%) User Experience
9 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
9 2 (2.90%) CUDA
9 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.45%) Statistics
10 1 (1.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 32 (46.38%) Android
2 25 (36.23%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.25%) Windows Phone
3 5 (7.25%) Windows
4 4 (5.80%) Linux
5 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) Mobile Commerce
2 32 (46.38%) Software Engineering
3 14 (20.29%) OO
4 11 (15.94%) Information Security
4 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.59%) Web Development
6 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.70%) Multithreading
7 6 (8.70%) Scrum
8 5 (7.25%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (5.80%) 3D Programming
9 4 (5.80%) OOD
9 4 (5.80%) MVC
10 3 (4.35%) Project Management
10 3 (4.35%) Product Management
10 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.90%) Information Management
11 2 (2.90%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
12 1 (1.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 41 (59.42%) Java
2 35 (50.72%) C++
3 13 (18.84%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.04%) Python
5 8 (11.59%) C#
6 4 (5.80%) PHP
6 4 (5.80%) SQL
6 4 (5.80%) HLSL
7 3 (4.35%) Perl
8 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.45%) PHP5
9 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (43.48%) Degree
2 21 (30.43%) PhD
3 11 (15.94%) CISSP
3 11 (15.94%) CISM
3 11 (15.94%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (26.09%) PCI DSS
2 9 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (10.14%) QA
3 7 (10.14%) ISO 9001
3 7 (10.14%) TickIT
3 7 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 12207
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.45%) Zend
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