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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.65% 2.10% 5.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 5.17% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 18
Median salary £41,500 £38,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.49% +17.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £27,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,850 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
117 174 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 34.41% 40.65% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 114 144 144
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £51,350
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of job ads across the Portsmouth region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 14 (87.50%) Degree
2 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) PHP
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Ruby
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) Perl
4 7 (43.75%) Python
4 7 (43.75%) Open Source
4 7 (43.75%) Software Architecture
4 7 (43.75%) React
5 6 (37.50%) Web Services
6 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) Symfony
6 4 (25.00%) Zend
6 4 (25.00%) CakePHP
6 4 (25.00%) OOP
6 4 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) PHPUnit
6 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (25.00%) Laravel
6 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (18.75%) Big Data
8 2 (12.50%) Google

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) SMTP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Senior Software Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) React
2 6 (37.50%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (25.00%) CakePHP
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) Laravel
3 4 (25.00%) Symfony
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Software Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) Open Source
3 7 (43.75%) Software Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) OOP
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) iOS Development
6 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
1 11 (68.75%) PHP
2 7 (43.75%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) Perl
2 7 (43.75%) Python
2 7 (43.75%) Ruby
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) Apple Swift
5 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
1 2 (12.50%) LXC
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Zend
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Dell
2 2 (12.50%) Google
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat