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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - - 11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale - - 6.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
5 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 12.82% 47.06% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 6
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +74.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £39,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 11 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Internet

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (100.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree