The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 29 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 19 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.46% 1.35% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.10% 3.05% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 4 1
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £150,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -71.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Computer Science
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
105 131 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 30.17% 44.26% 21.86%
Number of salaries quoted 79 118 63
Average salary £46,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Peterborough

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 17 (70.83%) Degree
2 11 (45.83%) C++
3 8 (33.33%) C
4 7 (29.17%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) MFC
5 6 (25.00%) STL
5 6 (25.00%) Workflow
5 6 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 5 (20.83%) Wireless
6 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 5 (20.83%) PHP
6 5 (20.83%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Python
7 4 (16.67%) PMI Certification
7 4 (16.67%) Perl
7 4 (16.67%) UNIX
7 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 4 (16.67%) Android
7 4 (16.67%) Marketing
7 4 (16.67%) Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
8 3 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (12.50%) User Experience
8 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 3 (12.50%) PMI
9 2 (8.33%) Adobe
9 2 (8.33%) Macromedia

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
1 1 (4.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Wireless
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Publishing
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) C++ Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Graduate
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Implementation Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Android Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Android Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Relationships Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Business Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) MFC
1 6 (25.00%) STL
1 6 (25.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) GTK+
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) MSMQ
3 1 (4.17%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) PMI
1 3 (12.50%) Visualisation
1 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 3 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) DTV
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
2 4 (16.67%) Android
2 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Workflow
2 4 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Android Development
4 2 (8.33%) Product Management
5 1 (4.17%) Customer Insight
5 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.17%) Line Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Process Management
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Scrum
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C++
2 8 (33.33%) C
3 7 (29.17%) Java
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 5 (20.83%) Python
5 4 (16.67%) Perl
6 2 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Adobe
2 2 (8.33%) Macromedia
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) Alterian
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Posted: 12 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday