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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 20 47
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 6 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.83% 8.55% 2.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.68% 20.00% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 9
Average salary £45,000 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £33,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
62 130 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 18.96% 42.76% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 51 120 86
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £16,000 £22,500 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £65,000
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 31 October 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Product Management
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Wireless
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (25.00%) GTK+
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Alterian
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) SPSS
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Wireless
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Coach
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) GTK+
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) Product Management
2 1 (12.50%) Customer Insight
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Process Management
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) C
3 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Alterian