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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / North East
Rank 47 60 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 26 16 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.92% 2.58% 5.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.26% 7.14% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 30
Median salary £26,750 £37,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-28.66% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,600 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%

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
231 224 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 34.79% 36.19% 36.48%
Number of salaries quoted 194 192 181
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,830 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +4 19 £25,000 -37.50% 4
Durham +3 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 44 (84.62%) Degree
2 21 (40.38%) Mathematics
3 19 (36.54%) C#
4 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
6 15 (28.85%) HTML
7 14 (26.92%) .NET
7 14 (26.92%) OO
8 13 (25.00%) Web Development
8 13 (25.00%) HTML5
9 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
10 11 (21.15%) CSS
10 11 (21.15%) Web Services
10 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
10 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
11 10 (19.23%) Physics
11 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
11 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
11 10 (19.23%) Intel Security
11 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
11 10 (19.23%) MS Office
11 10 (19.23%) Linux
12 9 (17.31%) SQL
12 9 (17.31%) Windows
12 9 (17.31%) Subversion
12 9 (17.31%) Scrum
12 9 (17.31%) Driving Licence
12 9 (17.31%) Visualisation
13 8 (15.38%) Node.js
13 8 (15.38%) Time Management

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 5 (9.62%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) nginx
3 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.92%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) Office 365
3 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) DHCP
2 2 (3.85%) DNS
2 2 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (3.85%) Skype
3 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) OLAP
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.31%) Subversion
3 7 (13.46%) Grunt
3 7 (13.46%) gulp
3 7 (13.46%) Jasmine
3 7 (13.46%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (9.62%) JIRA
4 5 (9.62%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.85%) Gradle
General
1 7 (13.46%) Electronics
2 5 (9.62%) Games
3 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.46%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.54%) Graduate
5 6 (11.54%) Junior
5 6 (11.54%) Junior Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Junior .NET Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Security Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Software Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Analytics Developer
7 4 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Wintel Administrator
8 3 (5.77%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) HTML
2 14 (26.92%) .NET
3 13 (25.00%) HTML5
4 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 11 (21.15%) CSS
5 11 (21.15%) Web Services
6 8 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 8 (15.38%) CSS3
6 8 (15.38%) Node.js
7 7 (13.46%) D3.js
7 7 (13.46%) RequireJS
7 7 (13.46%) REST
7 7 (13.46%) Sass
7 7 (13.46%) SVG
7 7 (13.46%) WCF
7 7 (13.46%) WebGL
8 6 (11.54%) AngularJS
8 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (11.54%) Entity Framework
8 6 (11.54%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 21 (40.38%) Mathematics
2 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 10 (19.23%) Physics
3 9 (17.31%) Driving Licence
3 9 (17.31%) Visualisation
4 7 (13.46%) User Experience
5 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.85%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.92%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) Windows
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.77%) Android
6 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) OO
3 13 (25.00%) Web Development
4 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
5 9 (17.31%) Scrum
6 8 (15.38%) Analytics
6 8 (15.38%) Front End Development
6 8 (15.38%) MVC
6 8 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (15.38%) Time Management
7 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.46%) ITIL
7 7 (13.46%) TDD
7 7 (13.46%) Web Accessibility
7 7 (13.46%) Web Analytics
8 6 (11.54%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (11.54%) Software Architecture
9 5 (9.62%) Kanban
9 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
9 5 (9.62%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) C#
2 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
3 9 (17.31%) SQL
4 8 (15.38%) Java
5 7 (13.46%) ES6
6 6 (11.54%) C
7 5 (9.62%) F#
7 5 (9.62%) Ruby
8 4 (7.69%) C++
8 4 (7.69%) TypeScript
9 3 (5.77%) T-SQL
10 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.92%) PHP
11 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (84.62%) Degree
2 7 (13.46%) A+ Certification
2 7 (13.46%) MCSE
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.62%) CEH
3 5 (9.62%) CISA
3 5 (9.62%) CISM
3 5 (9.62%) CISSP
3 5 (9.62%) MCSA
3 5 (9.62%) SANS
3 5 (9.62%) SSCP
4 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.92%) ISO13485
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.85%) LXC
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.85%) vSphere
2 2 (3.85%) XenApp
3 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Kibana
1 5 (9.62%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (9.62%) WSUS
2 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (19.23%) Intel Security
3 7 (13.46%) Cisco
3 7 (13.46%) Qualys
3 7 (13.46%) Tripwire
4 6 (11.54%) Google
5 5 (9.62%) ArcSight
5 5 (9.62%) Dell
5 5 (9.62%) Forcepoint
5 5 (9.62%) HP
5 5 (9.62%) VMware
6 2 (3.85%) AppSense
6 2 (3.85%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix
6 2 (3.85%) Trend Micro
7 1 (1.92%) Tableau
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tyneside
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £25k + good benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Bespoke HR
Salary: Very competitive salary and company benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago