The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 5 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 17 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 21.79% 13.54% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 34.00% 28.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
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 Salford region.

Miscellaneous Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
50 46 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 64.10% 47.92% 32.91%
Number of salaries quoted 46 37 14
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Salford

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Salford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Salford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) Java
2 17 (70.83%) XML
3 16 (66.67%) C#
4 15 (62.50%) Degree
5 13 (54.17%) JIRA
6 12 (50.00%) QA
6 12 (50.00%) SQL
6 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 11 (45.83%) Automated Testing
7 11 (45.83%) Telerik
7 11 (45.83%) Regression Testing
7 11 (45.83%) Workflow
7 11 (45.83%) Finance
7 11 (45.83%) PL/SQL
7 11 (45.83%) HND
7 11 (45.83%) Selenium
7 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
7 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
8 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 9 (37.50%) WatiN
9 8 (33.33%) Scrum
9 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (33.33%) TDD
10 6 (25.00%) Grails
10 6 (25.00%) React
11 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
11 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (20.83%) Maven
11 5 (20.83%) OO

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Salford 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 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) JIRA
2 11 (45.83%) Selenium
3 9 (37.50%) WatiN
4 5 (20.83%) Maven
5 4 (16.67%) NUnit
6 3 (12.50%) CruiseControl
6 3 (12.50%) TeamCity
6 3 (12.50%) Moq
7 2 (8.33%) Gradle
8 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Tester
2 9 (37.50%) QA Tester
2 9 (37.50%) Automated Tester
3 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (8.33%) QA Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Programme Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Release Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) .NET
2 17 (70.83%) XML
3 6 (25.00%) Grails
3 6 (25.00%) React
4 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
5 4 (16.67%) NHibernate
6 3 (12.50%) HTML5
6 3 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
6 3 (12.50%) Fluent NHibernate
6 3 (12.50%) HTML
6 3 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
7 1 (4.17%) REST
7 1 (4.17%) WCF
7 1 (4.17%) WPF
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.17%) XSLT
7 1 (4.17%) J2SE
7 1 (4.17%) JMS
7 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (45.83%) Automated Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Workflow
2 11 (45.83%) Regression Testing
2 11 (45.83%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (45.83%) Test Scripting
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (20.83%) OO
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Web Development
6 3 (12.50%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) C#
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (45.83%) PL/SQL
5 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) F#
7 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Degree
2 11 (45.83%) HND
3 2 (8.33%) PMP
3 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Telerik
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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