The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Portsmouth region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 20 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 36 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 9.23% 6.13% 5.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.47% 29.41% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 36 7 10
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Miscellaneous Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
136 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 34.87% 20.86% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 132 30 38
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Computer Science
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 40 (100.00%) Degree
2 21 (52.50%) C++
3 20 (50.00%) Java
4 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 13 (32.50%) Android
4 13 (32.50%) Mobile App
4 13 (32.50%) Android Development
5 12 (30.00%) Android SDK
5 12 (30.00%) CSS
5 12 (30.00%) Python
6 11 (27.50%) SQL
6 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
7 9 (22.50%) Scrum
8 8 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 8 (20.00%) Actuate
8 8 (20.00%) Google
8 8 (20.00%) Oracle
8 8 (20.00%) UNIX
8 8 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (20.00%) Linux
8 8 (20.00%) SOA
8 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (20.00%) Tableau
8 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 8 (20.00%) Analytics
8 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Visio
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 8 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (20.00%) QlikView
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.00%) Back Office
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Android Developer
3 10 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 9 (22.50%) Senior Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (20.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 7 (17.50%) Graduate
6 7 (17.50%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Test Leader
9 2 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
10 1 (2.50%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) Android SDK
1 12 (30.00%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.50%) XSLT
2 1 (2.50%) .NET
2 1 (2.50%) Ajax
2 1 (2.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Mobile App
2 8 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 8 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 8 (20.00%) Physics
3 3 (7.50%) Market Risk
4 2 (5.00%) BBC
4 2 (5.00%) PMI
5 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Android
2 8 (20.00%) UNIX
2 8 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Android Development
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
3 9 (22.50%) Scrum
4 8 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (20.00%) SOA
4 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (20.00%) Analytics
4 8 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.50%) RUP
7 3 (7.50%) UML
7 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
9 1 (2.50%) OOP
9 1 (2.50%) OO
9 1 (2.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) C++
2 20 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (32.50%) JavaScript
4 12 (30.00%) Python
5 11 (27.50%) SQL
6 7 (17.50%) C
7 4 (10.00%) C#
8 1 (2.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) ISEB
3 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.00%) PMP
4 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Actuate
1 8 (20.00%) Google
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (20.00%) Tableau
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