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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 22 28
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch - 4.84% 3.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 23.08% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £28,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
17 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 30.36% 20.97% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 11
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.49%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) OOP
2 7 (77.78%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
2 7 (77.78%) CAD
2 7 (77.78%) GIS
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Data Management
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Ajax
2 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Web Development
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) RESTful
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (22.22%) HND
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Degree

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
2 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
1 7 (77.78%) Ajax
1 7 (77.78%) RESTful
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) OOP
1 7 (77.78%) OO
1 7 (77.78%) CAD
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Data Management
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Web Development
1 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) HND
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft