The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 64 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 21 41 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.94% 5.61% 5.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.75% 13.80% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 31
Median salary £32,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Computer Science
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
240 297 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 33.57% 40.63% 33.66%
Number of salaries quoted 199 249 215
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Computer Science
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the North East region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in the North East

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in the North East

Computer Science
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -12 19 £33,750 +12.50% 4
Durham +5 2 £25,000 -28.57% 4
Northumberland - 1 £30,000 -
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 34 (89.47%) Degree
2 20 (52.63%) HTML
3 19 (50.00%) OO
4 18 (47.37%) HTML5
5 17 (44.74%) Java
5 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
6 14 (36.84%) Scrum
7 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 12 (31.58%) C#
8 11 (28.95%) PHP
8 11 (28.95%) Node.js
8 11 (28.95%) AngularJS
8 11 (28.95%) Web Development
9 10 (26.32%) Scala
9 10 (26.32%) React
9 10 (26.32%) CSS
10 8 (21.05%) MySQL
10 8 (21.05%) CSS3
10 8 (21.05%) jQuery
11 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
12 6 (15.79%) Python
12 6 (15.79%) SQL
13 4 (10.53%) Windows
13 4 (10.53%) DHCP
13 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
13 4 (10.53%) DNS
13 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
13 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.95%) Node.js
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) DHCP
1 4 (10.53%) DNS
1 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) MySQL
2 4 (10.53%) Big Data
3 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Selenium
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.53%) French Language
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Java Developer
3 10 (26.32%) C# Developer
4 8 (21.05%) PHP Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Lead C# Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Lead Developer
5 7 (18.42%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Automation Tester
6 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Support
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Tester
7 3 (7.89%) Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Java Technical Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) HTML
2 18 (47.37%) HTML5
3 11 (28.95%) AngularJS
4 10 (26.32%) CSS
4 10 (26.32%) React
5 8 (21.05%) CSS3
5 8 (21.05%) jQuery
6 4 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (7.89%) Django
8 2 (5.26%) Ajax
8 2 (5.26%) JSON
8 2 (5.26%) LAMP
8 2 (5.26%) Laravel
8 2 (5.26%) Web Services
8 2 (5.26%) XHTML
9 1 (2.63%) .NET
9 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.63%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.26%) Physics
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) OO
2 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) Software Engineering
3 14 (36.84%) Scrum
4 11 (28.95%) Web Development
5 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
5 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Coaching
6 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Microservices
6 3 (7.89%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (7.89%) MVC
6 3 (7.89%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Open Source
6 3 (7.89%) Open Source Development
6 3 (7.89%) SDLC
6 3 (7.89%) SOA
6 3 (7.89%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) C#
2 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.95%) PHP
4 10 (26.32%) Scala
5 6 (15.79%) Python
5 6 (15.79%) SQL
6 1 (2.63%) C++
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (89.47%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) IBM Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCSE
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.63%) Google
2 1 (2.63%) IBM
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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