The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 10 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 9.38% 2.70% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 42.86% 11.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Computer Science
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 21.88% 24.32% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 13
Average salary £43,000 £32,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £15,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Rochdale

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) Servlets
2 9 (75.00%) SOAP
2 9 (75.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) WSDL
2 9 (75.00%) Java EE
2 9 (75.00%) JSON
2 9 (75.00%) Apache
2 9 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 9 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (75.00%) Physics
2 9 (75.00%) Online Games
2 9 (75.00%) Games
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Game Development
2 9 (75.00%) UNIX
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) OLTP
2 9 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 9 (75.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (75.00%) OLTP
1 9 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Integration Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Software Integration Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Servlets
1 9 (75.00%) SOAP
1 9 (75.00%) XML
1 9 (75.00%) WSDL
1 9 (75.00%) Java EE
1 9 (75.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Mathematics
1 9 (75.00%) Physics
1 9 (75.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) UNIX
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Game Development
3 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle