The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 16 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 8 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 10.67% 4.17% 13.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.62% 10.53% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Average salary £30,500 £24,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.08% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Computer Science
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Redditch region.

Miscellaneous Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 49.33% 39.58% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 4
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £42,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Redditch region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Redditch

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Redditch region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Redditch

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) Data Management
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) OOP
2 8 (80.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
3 6 (60.00%) CAD
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) Ajax
3 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (60.00%) RESTful
3 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) GIS
3 6 (60.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (20.00%) HND
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Degree

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Graduate
4 2 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) Web Services
2 6 (60.00%) Ajax
2 6 (60.00%) RESTful
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Data Management
1 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (80.00%) OOP
1 8 (80.00%) OO
2 6 (60.00%) CAD
2 6 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) HND
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
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