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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 45 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 34 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.72% 8.29% 7.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.87% 26.56% 28.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 34 12
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +77.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £25,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £47,500 £44,350
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
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
107 128 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 38.49% 31.22% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 96 119 48
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £51,124
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) OOP
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) MS Office
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Nessus
5 2 (16.67%) CEH
5 2 (16.67%) Sourcefire
5 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) JPA
5 2 (16.67%) Metasploit
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) SS7
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) NAS
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Metasploit
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Junior
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Spring
2 2 (16.67%) JPA
2 2 (16.67%) REST
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Sass
3 1 (8.33%) LESS
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) OO
2 4 (33.33%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 2 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) SIEM
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (8.33%) PLM
5 1 (8.33%) PDM
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) C++
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) CEH
2 2 (16.67%) GPEN
2 2 (16.67%) CISSP
2 2 (16.67%) GCIA
2 2 (16.67%) GCIH
3 1 (8.33%) CCIE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) CCDP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Nessus
1 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Sourcefire
2 2 (16.67%) Splunk
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Websense
2 2 (16.67%) Symantec
2 2 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
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