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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 37 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.40% 4.89% 5.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 19.68% 12.92% 17.68%
Number of salaries quoted 36 22 26
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 £22,500 £30,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
188 178 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 37.60% 37.87% 30.54%
Number of salaries quoted 147 163 144
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £46,983
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 April 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 20 April 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 38 (79.17%) Degree
2 31 (64.58%) Software Engineering
3 28 (58.33%) C++
3 28 (58.33%) Mathematics
4 21 (43.75%) Java
5 17 (35.42%) C#
5 17 (35.42%) PhD
5 17 (35.42%) 3D Graphics
5 17 (35.42%) Visualisation
6 15 (31.25%) Games
6 15 (31.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 14 (29.17%) Android
8 13 (27.08%) Physics
8 13 (27.08%) Multithreading
8 13 (27.08%) OO
9 11 (22.92%) OpenGL
9 11 (22.92%) DirectX
9 11 (22.92%) 3D Programming
9 11 (22.92%) HLSL
10 10 (20.83%) Mobile App
10 10 (20.83%) Apple iOS
10 10 (20.83%) iOS SDK
10 10 (20.83%) Mobile Banking
10 10 (20.83%) Mobile Payment
10 10 (20.83%) Mobile Commerce
10 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (20.83%) Banking
11 8 (16.67%) HTML
12 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
12 7 (14.58%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) MySQL
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Selenium
1 4 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.08%) Redmine
2 1 (2.08%) FogBugz
2 1 (2.08%) Trac
General
1 15 (31.25%) Games
2 10 (20.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Software Engineer
2 16 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 15 (31.25%) Developer
4 10 (20.83%) Software Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Java Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Graduate
6 6 (12.50%) Programmer
6 6 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Software Tester
7 5 (10.42%) Tester
8 4 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Software Programmer
8 4 (8.33%) C++ Programmer
8 4 (8.33%) Graphics Programmer
9 3 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (6.25%) C++ Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (4.17%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 11 (22.92%) OpenGL
2 11 (22.92%) DirectX
3 10 (20.83%) iOS SDK
4 8 (16.67%) HTML
5 7 (14.58%) CSS
6 3 (6.25%) jQuery
6 3 (6.25%) HTML5
6 3 (6.25%) XML
7 2 (4.17%) XHTML
8 1 (2.08%) XSL
8 1 (2.08%) Web Services
8 1 (2.08%) .NET
8 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (58.33%) Mathematics
2 17 (35.42%) Visualisation
2 17 (35.42%) 3D Graphics
3 13 (27.08%) Physics
4 10 (20.83%) Mobile App
4 10 (20.83%) Mobile Banking
4 10 (20.83%) Mobile Payment
5 7 (14.58%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.17%) CUDA
7 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Android
2 10 (20.83%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.25%) Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Software Engineering
2 13 (27.08%) Multithreading
2 13 (27.08%) OO
3 11 (22.92%) 3D Programming
4 10 (20.83%) Mobile Commerce
4 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.50%) Scrum
6 5 (10.42%) OOP
7 4 (8.33%) OOD
7 4 (8.33%) Web Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Web Development
7 4 (8.33%) Android Development
7 4 (8.33%) Mobile Development
8 3 (6.25%) Project Management
8 3 (6.25%) MVC
9 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.17%) Product Management
9 2 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
10 1 (2.08%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) C++
2 21 (43.75%) Java
3 17 (35.42%) C#
4 11 (22.92%) HLSL
5 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.33%) PHP
7 3 (6.25%) SQL
7 3 (6.25%) Python
8 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.08%) PHP5
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
8 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (79.17%) Degree
2 17 (35.42%) PhD
3 4 (8.33%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.08%) Zend
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car, Bonus, Pension, Cash Pot
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £18k -£22k dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 5 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Amazing Package
Posted: 10 days ago