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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 51 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -30
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 4 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.88% 1.42% 8.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 3.64% 23.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 34
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
91 110 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 37.45% 39.01% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 78 98 139
Median salary £40,500 £44,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.98% +12.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 9 (40.91%) Python
2 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) C++
3 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 7 (31.82%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) Modbus
5 5 (22.73%) WinCC
5 5 (22.73%) GAMP
5 5 (22.73%) GMP
5 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
5 5 (22.73%) Advertising
6 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) Embedded C
6 4 (18.18%) Embedded C++
6 4 (18.18%) Perl
6 4 (18.18%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) C
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (18.18%) WebEx
6 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
7 3 (13.64%) Apple Swift
7 3 (13.64%) Data Centre

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 5 (22.73%) WinCC
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
2 3 (13.64%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Ethernet
1 5 (22.73%) Modbus
2 4 (18.18%) WebEx
3 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 3 (13.64%) Internet
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Big Data
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
General
1 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
2 5 (22.73%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Support
3 4 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Embedded C Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) iOS Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Software Test Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Junior Test Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
2 2 (9.09%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps
3 3 (13.64%) Front End Development
3 3 (13.64%) iOS Development
3 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Supplier Management
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) Open Source
4 2 (9.09%) SDLC
4 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Python
2 7 (31.82%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) C++
3 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) C
4 4 (18.18%) Embedded C
4 4 (18.18%) Embedded C++
4 4 (18.18%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) Perl
5 3 (13.64%) Apple Swift
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 2 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) Ruby
6 2 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) CCNA
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) GAMP
1 5 (22.73%) GMP
2 3 (13.64%) QA
3 1 (4.55%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago