The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 8 21 12
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 11.36% 4.69% 9.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 71.43% 12.00% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £24,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Computer Science
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 15.91% 39.06% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 21 26
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £30,581
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +6.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Oldham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Oldham

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) CA
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oldham 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) CA
1 1 (16.67%) VMware
Oldham, Greater Manchester
Innovative Technology
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Innovative Technology
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago