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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 22 34 46
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 39 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.01% 4.83% 1.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.49% 24.42% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 7
Average salary £25,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,680
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £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
153 86 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 27.52% 19.77% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 92 60 69
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 51 (73.91%) Degree
2 45 (65.22%) Mathematics
3 41 (59.42%) Java
4 38 (55.07%) OO
5 33 (47.83%) Software Engineering
6 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 24 (34.78%) C#
6 24 (34.78%) HTML
6 24 (34.78%) .NET
6 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (30.43%) Scrum
7 21 (30.43%) Linux
7 21 (30.43%) Physics
8 19 (27.54%) TDD
9 18 (26.09%) Spring
9 18 (26.09%) Maven
10 16 (23.19%) C++
11 15 (21.74%) C
11 15 (21.74%) UNIX
11 15 (21.74%) Web Services
11 15 (21.74%) Tomcat
11 15 (21.74%) Finance
11 15 (21.74%) Subversion
11 15 (21.74%) JSR 170
11 15 (21.74%) Java EE
11 15 (21.74%) jQuery
11 15 (21.74%) MooTools
11 15 (21.74%) Apache Wicket
11 15 (21.74%) JAX-WS
11 15 (21.74%) Jackrabbit

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 15 (21.74%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.90%) Moodle
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) WordPress
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) FTP
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.74%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (26.09%) Maven
2 15 (21.74%) Subversion
3 10 (14.49%) JUnit
3 10 (14.49%) NUnit
3 10 (14.49%) MSTest
3 10 (14.49%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (14.49%) Moq
4 7 (10.14%) CruiseControl
4 7 (10.14%) Eclipse
4 7 (10.14%) JIRA
5 3 (4.35%) Ant
6 1 (1.45%) VTune
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 10 (14.49%) Games
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
3 2 (2.90%) Publishing
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (86.96%) Developer
2 30 (43.48%) Java Developer
3 23 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 19 (27.54%) Software Developer
5 18 (26.09%) Graduate
6 17 (24.64%) Junior Developer
6 17 (24.64%) Junior
6 17 (24.64%) Graduate Developer
7 12 (17.39%) Software Engineer
8 10 (14.49%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (14.49%) Junior .NET Developer
8 10 (14.49%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 9 (13.04%) C++ Software Developer
9 9 (13.04%) C++ Developer
10 7 (10.14%) Junior Java Developer
10 7 (10.14%) Graduate Java Developer
10 7 (10.14%) Junior Software Developer
10 7 (10.14%) Junior Software Engineer
10 7 (10.14%) Java Software Developer
10 7 (10.14%) Junior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (34.78%) HTML
1 24 (34.78%) .NET
2 18 (26.09%) Spring
3 15 (21.74%) Java EE
3 15 (21.74%) JSR 170
3 15 (21.74%) Web Services
3 15 (21.74%) jQuery
3 15 (21.74%) MooTools
3 15 (21.74%) Apache Wicket
3 15 (21.74%) JAX-WS
4 14 (20.29%) ASP.NET
5 13 (18.84%) WCF
5 13 (18.84%) WPF
6 11 (15.94%) WinForms
7 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (14.49%) Unity DI Container
7 10 (14.49%) Spring.NET
7 10 (14.49%) Castle Windsor
7 10 (14.49%) Ninject
7 10 (14.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (65.22%) Mathematics
2 21 (30.43%) Physics
3 10 (14.49%) Inversion of Control
4 9 (13.04%) GIS
5 5 (7.25%) Open Source
6 1 (1.45%) VLE
6 1 (1.45%) Social Media
6 1 (1.45%) Wiki
6 1 (1.45%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.43%) Linux
2 15 (21.74%) UNIX
3 13 (18.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) OO
2 33 (47.83%) Software Engineering
3 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (30.43%) Scrum
5 19 (27.54%) TDD
6 13 (18.84%) MVC
7 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (14.49%) Kanban
7 10 (14.49%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (14.49%) MVVM
7 10 (14.49%) Web Application Development
8 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
8 7 (10.14%) Web Development
9 4 (5.80%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.80%) OOP
9 4 (5.80%) RUP
9 4 (5.80%) DSDM
9 4 (5.80%) Product Management
10 3 (4.35%) OOD
11 1 (1.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (59.42%) Java
2 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
2 24 (34.78%) C#
3 16 (23.19%) C++
4 15 (21.74%) C
5 7 (10.14%) Python
6 4 (5.80%) PHP
7 3 (4.35%) SQL
8 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.90%) Perl
9 1 (1.45%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 51 (73.91%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (2.90%) Blackboard
2 1 (1.45%) VMware
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Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £33000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: Dependent upon experience
Posted: 13 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago