The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 60 36
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -24
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.07% 2.39% 3.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.76% 7.14% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 10
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
Computer Science
Hampshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
109 126 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 36.82% 33.42% 49.10%
Number of salaries quoted 102 120 129
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 25 (92.59%) Degree
2 11 (40.74%) Python
3 10 (37.04%) C#
3 10 (37.04%) C++
3 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
4 9 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 8 (29.63%) Windows
6 7 (25.93%) Linux
6 7 (25.93%) Ethernet
6 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (22.22%) Facilities Management
7 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
7 6 (22.22%) Business Analytics
7 6 (22.22%) Modbus
7 6 (22.22%) Analytics
7 6 (22.22%) WinCC
7 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
7 6 (22.22%) Advertising
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) Mathematica
7 6 (22.22%) MATLAB
7 6 (22.22%) GAMP
7 6 (22.22%) GMP
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 4 (14.81%) MySQL
9 4 (14.81%) C
9 4 (14.81%) IIS
9 4 (14.81%) OO
9 4 (14.81%) MCSE

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 6 (22.22%) WinCC
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Mathematica
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Ethernet
2 6 (22.22%) Modbus
3 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) Internet
3 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.11%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
General
1 9 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 6 (22.22%) Advertising
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Data Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) C Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded C Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Celery
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) QML
2 1 (3.70%) Qt
2 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Analytics
3 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 6 (22.22%) Business Analytics
3 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 6 (22.22%) Facilities Management
4 4 (14.81%) DevOps
4 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
4 4 (14.81%) OO
4 4 (14.81%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
5 3 (11.11%) Validation
6 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.41%) BDD
6 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
6 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Python
2 10 (37.04%) C#
2 10 (37.04%) C++
3 6 (22.22%) MATLAB
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) C
5 4 (14.81%) Embedded C
5 4 (14.81%) Embedded C++
6 3 (11.11%) Java
6 3 (11.11%) Perl
6 3 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 25 (92.59%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) CCNA
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) MCSE
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) GAMP
1 6 (22.22%) GMP
2 2 (7.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
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Posted: 9 days ago
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