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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 41 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.06% 0.94% 1.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.34% 2.16% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
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
97 139 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 27.02% 43.57% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 71 113 55
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 11 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (31.82%) Java
3 7 (31.82%) C
4 6 (27.27%) MFC
4 6 (27.27%) STL
4 6 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (27.27%) Workflow
5 5 (22.73%) PHP
5 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
5 5 (22.73%) Linux
5 5 (22.73%) Python
6 4 (18.18%) Perl
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) UNIX
6 4 (18.18%) Wireless
6 4 (18.18%) Android
6 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
7 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
7 3 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (13.64%) Analytics
7 3 (13.64%) User Experience
7 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
7 3 (13.64%) Marketing
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.64%) ITIL
7 3 (13.64%) PMI
7 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
8 2 (9.09%) DTV
8 2 (9.09%) Adobe

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) MSBuild
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (13.64%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C++ Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Implementation Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Graduate
3 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Implementation Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Android Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Android Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Business Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Relationships Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) MFC
1 6 (27.27%) STL
1 6 (27.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
3 1 (4.55%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) PMI
1 3 (13.64%) Visualisation
1 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) Android
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
2 4 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.09%) Windows
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Workflow
2 3 (13.64%) Analytics
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Android Development
4 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
4 1 (4.55%) Line Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.55%) Information Security
4 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) C++
2 7 (31.82%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) C
3 5 (22.73%) PHP
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) Python
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (63.64%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe
2 2 (9.09%) Macromedia
3 1 (4.55%) VMware