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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 27 52
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +25
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.05% 6.42% 2.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.00% 16.94% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 11
Average salary £60,000 £27,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+118.18% -26.66%
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
60 124 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 20.91% 37.92% 25.72%
Number of salaries quoted 54 106 88
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Peterborough

Computer Science
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Product Management
3 2 (40.00%) GTK+
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) CSS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) GTK+
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft