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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
England / North East
Rank 43 59 37
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 31 16 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.89% 2.65% 6.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.14% 8.74% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22 16 38
Median salary £25,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £26,250 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%

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
236 183 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 37.22% 30.35% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 215 161 206
Median salary £34,075 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.81% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £25,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +10 17 £25,000 -37.50% 5
Durham - 5 £37,500 - 1
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 40 (71.43%) Degree
2 23 (41.07%) C#
2 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.93%) Web Development
3 19 (33.93%) .NET
3 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET
4 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 17 (30.36%) Mathematics
6 16 (28.57%) MVC
7 15 (26.79%) AngularJS
8 14 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 14 (25.00%) HTML
9 13 (23.21%) HTML5
10 12 (21.43%) TDD
11 11 (19.64%) Java
11 11 (19.64%) CSS
11 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
11 11 (19.64%) TeamCity
11 11 (19.64%) RESTful
11 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (17.86%) F#
12 10 (17.86%) Time Management
12 10 (17.86%) Kanban
12 10 (17.86%) Multithreading
12 10 (17.86%) BDD
12 10 (17.86%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (17.86%) MongoDB

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 10 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.14%) WordPress
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.57%) Mule
3 2 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Confluence
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) Liferay
4 1 (1.79%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Office
2 4 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (7.14%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.79%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (19.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) DHCP
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
2 2 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (3.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) MongoDB
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) TeamCity
2 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.93%) Grunt
3 5 (8.93%) gulp
3 5 (8.93%) Jasmine
3 5 (8.93%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (8.93%) Subversion
4 4 (7.14%) JIRA
5 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.57%) Gradle
6 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.79%) JUnit
6 1 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (17.86%) Games
2 6 (10.71%) Electronics
3 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (53.57%) Developer
2 13 (23.21%) .NET Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Graduate
4 10 (17.86%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Junior
4 10 (17.86%) Junior .NET Developer
4 10 (17.86%) Junior Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Applications Support
7 4 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.36%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (5.36%) Wintel Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.93%) .NET
1 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET
2 15 (26.79%) AngularJS
3 14 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (25.00%) HTML
3 14 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 13 (23.21%) HTML5
5 11 (19.64%) CSS
5 11 (19.64%) RESTful
6 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (17.86%) Entity Framework
6 10 (17.86%) jQuery
6 10 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (17.86%) MSMQ
6 10 (17.86%) Node.js
6 10 (17.86%) WCF
6 10 (17.86%) WPF
7 9 (16.07%) CSS3
7 9 (16.07%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) User Experience
2 8 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 7 (12.50%) Driving Licence
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) Algorithms
5 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 8 (14.29%) Windows
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.57%) Android
5 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) Web Development
3 17 (30.36%) Mathematics
4 16 (28.57%) MVC
5 12 (21.43%) TDD
6 10 (17.86%) BDD
6 10 (17.86%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (17.86%) Kanban
6 10 (17.86%) Multithreading
6 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
6 10 (17.86%) Time Management
6 10 (17.86%) Web Application Development
7 9 (16.07%) Physics
7 9 (16.07%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (14.29%) OO
9 7 (12.50%) ITIL
9 7 (12.50%) Scrum
9 7 (12.50%) Visualisation
10 6 (10.71%) Software Architecture
10 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) C#
2 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 11 (19.64%) Java
4 10 (17.86%) F#
4 10 (17.86%) Ruby
5 7 (12.50%) SQL
6 6 (10.71%) C
6 6 (10.71%) TypeScript
7 5 (8.93%) ES6
8 4 (7.14%) C++
9 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.57%) Python
10 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 40 (71.43%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) MCSE
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.93%) A+ Certification
3 5 (8.93%) MCSA
4 3 (5.36%) CEH
4 3 (5.36%) CISA
4 3 (5.36%) CISM
4 3 (5.36%) CISSP
4 3 (5.36%) SANS
4 3 (5.36%) SSCP
5 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) vSphere
2 2 (3.57%) XenApp
3 1 (1.79%) Docker
3 1 (1.79%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.79%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) Kibana
2 5 (8.93%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (8.93%) WSUS
3 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.57%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Google
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) Intel Security
3 6 (10.71%) Cisco
4 5 (8.93%) Dell
4 5 (8.93%) HP
4 5 (8.93%) Qualys
4 5 (8.93%) Tripwire
4 5 (8.93%) VMware
5 3 (5.36%) ArcSight
5 3 (5.36%) Forcepoint
5 3 (5.36%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.57%) AppSense
6 2 (3.57%) Citrix
6 2 (3.57%) Trend Micro
7 1 (1.79%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.79%) Tableau
7 1 (1.79%) WSO2
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Competitive Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Bespoke HR
Salary: Highly competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Churchill Frank
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago