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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 14 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 3.33% 3.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 16.67% 25.81% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 12
Average salary £18,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.98% -6.15%
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 30 January 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 9 (75.00%) JSON
2 9 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (75.00%) Physics
2 9 (75.00%) Online Games
2 9 (75.00%) Game Development
2 9 (75.00%) Java EE
2 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) Servlets
2 9 (75.00%) SOAP
2 9 (75.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) UNIX
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 9 (75.00%) Apache
2 9 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 9 (75.00%) WSDL
2 9 (75.00%) OLTP
2 9 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (75.00%) Games
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (75.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (75.00%) OLTP
1 9 (75.00%) RDBMS
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%) Integration Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Software Integration Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) JSON
1 9 (75.00%) Java EE
1 9 (75.00%) Servlets
1 9 (75.00%) SOAP
1 9 (75.00%) XML
1 9 (75.00%) WSDL
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%) Game Development
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
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