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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 47 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.80% 6.07% 3.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.46% 25.37% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 17
Average salary £30,000 £41,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,972 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.34% +8.49%
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
130 67 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.08% 23.93% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 94 59 112
Average salary £30,625 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.43% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,135 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,970 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 49 (75.38%) Mathematics
2 44 (67.69%) Mobile Payment
3 38 (58.46%) Java
4 37 (56.92%) Mobile Commerce
4 37 (56.92%) Banking
4 37 (56.92%) Mobile Banking
5 32 (49.23%) Android
6 29 (44.62%) C++
7 26 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 24 (36.92%) Degree
8 24 (36.92%) Apple iOS
9 20 (30.77%) PCI DSS
10 17 (26.15%) PhD
10 17 (26.15%) Mobile App
11 16 (24.62%) OO
12 15 (23.08%) iOS SDK
13 12 (18.46%) CISSP
13 12 (18.46%) CISM
13 12 (18.46%) Information Security
13 12 (18.46%) CISMP
13 12 (18.46%) Cryptography
13 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (16.92%) Python
15 10 (15.38%) Windows
15 10 (15.38%) CSS
15 10 (15.38%) HTML
15 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
15 10 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 9 (13.85%) HTML5
17 8 (12.31%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (3.08%) SAS
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
2 1 (1.54%) Apache
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SPSS
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) JUnit
2 2 (3.08%) NUnit
2 2 (3.08%) MSTest
2 2 (3.08%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (3.08%) Moq
3 1 (1.54%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.54%) JIRA
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (56.92%) Banking
2 7 (10.77%) Multimedia
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (56.92%) Developer
2 31 (47.69%) Software Engineer
3 20 (30.77%) Software Developer
4 19 (29.23%) Graduate
5 14 (21.54%) Analyst
6 12 (18.46%) Security Analyst
7 10 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
8 8 (12.31%) Java Developer
8 8 (12.31%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (12.31%) QA Engineer
8 8 (12.31%) Quality Engineer
8 8 (12.31%) Security Engineer
8 8 (12.31%) Software Quality Engineer
9 7 (10.77%) UI Programmer
9 7 (10.77%) UI Developer
10 6 (9.23%) Analyst Developer
10 6 (9.23%) Systems Developer
10 6 (9.23%) Java Software Developer
11 4 (6.15%) Graduate Developer
11 4 (6.15%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.08%) iOS SDK
2 10 (15.38%) HTML
2 10 (15.38%) CSS
3 9 (13.85%) HTML5
4 7 (10.77%) CSS3
5 5 (7.69%) .NET
6 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.15%) jQuery
7 3 (4.62%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.08%) Backbone.js
8 2 (3.08%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (3.08%) WCF
8 2 (3.08%) WPF
8 2 (3.08%) Spring.NET
8 2 (3.08%) WinForms
8 2 (3.08%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (3.08%) Ninject
9 1 (1.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (1.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 49 (75.38%) Mathematics
2 44 (67.69%) Mobile Payment
3 37 (56.92%) Mobile Banking
4 17 (26.15%) Mobile App
5 12 (18.46%) Cryptography
6 4 (6.15%) User Experience
7 3 (4.62%) Physics
8 2 (3.08%) iPhone
8 2 (3.08%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (3.08%) CUDA
8 2 (3.08%) Statistics
8 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.08%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 32 (49.23%) Android
2 24 (36.92%) Apple iOS
3 10 (15.38%) Windows
4 7 (10.77%) Windows Phone
5 6 (9.23%) Linux
6 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.92%) Mobile Commerce
2 26 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (24.62%) OO
4 12 (18.46%) Information Security
4 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (12.31%) Web Development
5 8 (12.31%) Scrum
6 7 (10.77%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (10.77%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.62%) Web Application Development
8 3 (4.62%) OOD
8 3 (4.62%) MVC
8 3 (4.62%) Product Management
9 2 (3.08%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (3.08%) MVVM
9 2 (3.08%) Android Development
9 2 (3.08%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.08%) Customer Insight
9 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 38 (58.46%) Java
2 29 (44.62%) C++
3 11 (16.92%) Python
4 10 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.77%) C#
6 4 (6.15%) Perl
6 4 (6.15%) PHP
7 3 (4.62%) SQL
8 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (36.92%) Degree
2 17 (26.15%) PhD
3 12 (18.46%) CISSP
3 12 (18.46%) CISM
3 12 (18.46%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.77%) PCI DSS
2 10 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (12.31%) QA
3 8 (12.31%) ISO 9001
3 8 (12.31%) TickIT
3 8 (12.31%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.54%) VMware
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle
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