The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 9 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 12.12% 5.00% 2.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.22% 6.82% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Computer Science
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Paddington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Paddington 54.55% 73.33% 61.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 8
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Paddington

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Paddington

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Paddington 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 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) QA
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
4 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
4 4 (50.00%) JMeter
4 4 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
4 4 (50.00%) Statistics
5 3 (37.50%) User Experience
5 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) Network Security
5 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) OOP
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) RAD
6 1 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) .NET
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) XML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Paddington 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VPN
1 3 (37.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (50.00%) JMeter
1 4 (50.00%) Rational Performance Tester
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Lead Test Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Statistics
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft