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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.63% 6.34% 9.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.24% 13.91% 28.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
119 151 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 39.27% 45.62% 34.41%
Number of salaries quoted 110 146 54
Average salary £44,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.10% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
3 12 (54.55%) Software Architecture
4 11 (50.00%) TDD
5 10 (45.45%) UML
5 10 (45.45%) SQL
5 10 (45.45%) OO
6 9 (40.91%) Java
6 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
6 9 (40.91%) OOP
7 8 (36.36%) HTML
7 8 (36.36%) CSS
8 7 (31.82%) C++
9 6 (27.27%) Subversion
9 6 (27.27%) Ajax
9 6 (27.27%) JIRA
9 6 (27.27%) SQLite
9 6 (27.27%) jQuery
9 6 (27.27%) MySQL
9 6 (27.27%) Bugzilla
9 6 (27.27%) Redmine
10 5 (22.73%) PHP
10 5 (22.73%) HTML5
10 5 (22.73%) CSS3
11 4 (18.18%) Windows
11 4 (18.18%) Cisco
12 3 (13.64%) Fireworks
12 3 (13.64%) Web Services
12 3 (13.64%) ITIL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (9.09%) Apache
1 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Photoshop
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
1 3 (13.64%) Fireworks
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) NAS
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) MySQL
1 6 (27.27%) SQLite
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Bugzilla
1 6 (27.27%) Subversion
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
1 6 (27.27%) Redmine
2 2 (9.09%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Java Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C++ Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) C++/Java Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Front-End Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Front-End Web Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Junior Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Junior
6 3 (13.64%) Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
1 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) Ajax
2 6 (27.27%) jQuery
3 5 (22.73%) HTML5
3 5 (22.73%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
5 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 2 (9.09%) Spring
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
5 2 (9.09%) REST
5 2 (9.09%) JPA
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.55%) SOAP
6 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
2 12 (54.55%) Software Architecture
3 11 (50.00%) TDD
4 10 (45.45%) OO
4 10 (45.45%) UML
5 9 (40.91%) OOP
6 3 (13.64%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Information Security
7 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 2 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) SIEM
7 2 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (4.55%) Analytics
8 1 (4.55%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 7 (31.82%) C++
4 5 (22.73%) PHP
5 2 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) GPEN
2 2 (9.09%) GCIA
2 2 (9.09%) GCIH
2 2 (9.09%) CEH
2 2 (9.09%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCIE
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Nessus
1 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Symantec
2 2 (9.09%) McAfee
2 2 (9.09%) Websense
2 2 (9.09%) Sourcefire
2 2 (9.09%) Splunk
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) NetApp
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago