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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 50 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 42 36 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 6.00% 4.73% 8.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.27% 15.72% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41 34 53
Median salary £37,906 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
275 229 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 39.29% 30.09% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 220 199 208
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 0 32 £37,500 +8.69% 4
Durham +16 10 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Computer Science
England

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 57 (93.44%) Degree
2 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
3 32 (52.46%) HTML
4 28 (45.90%) HTML5
5 26 (42.62%) C#
6 23 (37.70%) CSS
6 23 (37.70%) OO
7 22 (36.07%) .NET
8 20 (32.79%) SQL
9 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET
9 19 (31.15%) Web Services
9 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (31.15%) Mathematics
10 18 (29.51%) jQuery
10 18 (29.51%) Software Engineering
11 17 (27.87%) Web Development
12 16 (26.23%) CSS3
12 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
13 15 (24.59%) MVC
14 13 (21.31%) Java
15 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
15 11 (18.03%) Node.js
15 11 (18.03%) Analytics
15 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
15 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
16 10 (16.39%) Subversion
17 9 (14.75%) Scrum
17 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
17 9 (14.75%) XML
17 9 (14.75%) Windows

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 (8.20%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.92%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.64%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) JBoss
4 1 (1.64%) nginx
4 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.64%) IaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) PaaS
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Firewall
2 4 (6.56%) HTTP
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.64%) SSL
3 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) Big Data
3 5 (8.20%) MySQL
4 3 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.92%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.92%) OLAP
5 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.39%) Subversion
3 5 (8.20%) Grunt
3 5 (8.20%) gulp
3 5 (8.20%) Jasmine
3 5 (8.20%) Karma Test Runner
3 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (6.56%) JIRA
5 3 (4.92%) Selenium
6 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.28%) JUnit
7 1 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
1 4 (6.56%) Retail
2 2 (3.28%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (68.85%) Developer
2 18 (29.51%) .NET Developer
3 14 (22.95%) C# Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Java Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Analyst
5 8 (13.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Architect
6 5 (8.20%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Analytics Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Junior
7 4 (6.56%) Junior Developer
7 4 (6.56%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.56%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Java Scala Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Principal Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (52.46%) HTML
2 28 (45.90%) HTML5
3 23 (37.70%) CSS
4 22 (36.07%) .NET
5 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET
5 19 (31.15%) Web Services
6 18 (29.51%) jQuery
7 16 (26.23%) CSS3
8 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
8 11 (18.03%) Node.js
9 9 (14.75%) XML
10 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (13.11%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (9.84%) Ajax
11 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
11 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (9.84%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (9.84%) React
11 6 (9.84%) REST
12 5 (8.20%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Mathematics
2 8 (13.11%) Physics
3 6 (9.84%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.84%) Driving Licence
3 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (8.20%) User Experience
4 5 (8.20%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.92%) Life Science
6 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Linux
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) OO
2 19 (31.15%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (29.51%) Software Engineering
4 17 (27.87%) Web Development
5 15 (24.59%) MVC
6 11 (18.03%) Analytics
6 11 (18.03%) E-Commerce
7 9 (14.75%) Front End Development
7 9 (14.75%) Scrum
8 7 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.48%) Time Management
8 7 (11.48%) Web Application Development
9 6 (9.84%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (9.84%) SEO
9 6 (9.84%) Web Design
10 5 (8.20%) Business Analysis
10 5 (8.20%) ITIL
10 5 (8.20%) Web Accessibility
10 5 (8.20%) Web Analytics
11 4 (6.56%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
2 26 (42.62%) C#
3 20 (32.79%) SQL
4 13 (21.31%) Java
5 8 (13.11%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.20%) ES6
7 4 (6.56%) PHP
7 4 (6.56%) Scala
7 4 (6.56%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.92%) C++
9 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.64%) C
10 1 (1.64%) Python
10 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (93.44%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) A+ Certification
2 5 (8.20%) MCSE
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.56%) ISEB
3 4 (6.56%) MCSA
4 3 (4.92%) CEH
4 3 (4.92%) CISA
4 3 (4.92%) CISM
4 3 (4.92%) CISSP
4 3 (4.92%) SANS
4 3 (4.92%) SSCP
5 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.64%) APMP
6 1 (1.64%) IBM Certification
6 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) ISO13485
3 1 (1.64%) ISO27002
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Docker
2 2 (3.28%) LXC
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) Firmware
3 1 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) vSphere
3 1 (1.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (6.56%) WSUS
2 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) Intel Security
3 6 (9.84%) Google
4 5 (8.20%) VMware
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco
5 4 (6.56%) Dell
5 4 (6.56%) HP
5 4 (6.56%) Qualys
5 4 (6.56%) Tripwire
6 3 (4.92%) ArcSight
6 3 (4.92%) Forcepoint
7 2 (3.28%) Rally
8 1 (1.64%) AppSense
8 1 (1.64%) Citrix
8 1 (1.64%) IBM
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle
8 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.64%) Xamarin