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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 6 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 27.27% 10.00% 3.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 48.39% 17.65% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
31 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 56.36% 56.67% 51.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 6
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £51,250 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 25 November 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Salford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 (86.96%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) Software Engineering
3 14 (60.87%) .NET
4 13 (56.52%) XML
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
6 10 (43.48%) Degree
7 9 (39.13%) Maven
7 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
7 9 (39.13%) HTML
8 8 (34.78%) C#
8 8 (34.78%) SQL
8 8 (34.78%) HTML5
9 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (30.43%) Servlets
9 7 (30.43%) XSLT
9 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
9 7 (30.43%) Linux
9 7 (30.43%) HTTP
9 7 (30.43%) XML Schema
9 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
9 7 (30.43%) J2SE
9 7 (30.43%) JMS
9 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
9 7 (30.43%) Spring
9 7 (30.43%) JIRA
9 7 (30.43%) XPath
9 7 (30.43%) Grails
10 6 (26.09%) Selenium
10 6 (26.09%) QA
10 6 (26.09%) WebSphere

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 7 (30.43%) Tomcat
2 6 (26.09%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Hazelcast
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Maven
2 7 (30.43%) JIRA
3 6 (26.09%) Selenium
3 6 (26.09%) WatiN
4 2 (8.70%) Moq
4 2 (8.70%) NUnit
4 2 (8.70%) CruiseControl
4 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Tester
3 6 (26.09%) HTML Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Selenium Tester
4 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (60.87%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) XML
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) HTML5
5 7 (30.43%) Spring
5 7 (30.43%) Grails
5 7 (30.43%) Servlets
5 7 (30.43%) XSLT
5 7 (30.43%) J2SE
5 7 (30.43%) JMS
5 7 (30.43%) XML Schema
6 6 (26.09%) SAX
6 6 (26.09%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
6 6 (26.09%) DOM
6 6 (26.09%) WebGL
6 6 (26.09%) HTML5 Canvas
7 3 (13.04%) CSS
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) 3D Graphics
1 6 (26.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Software Engineering
2 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Automated Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Regression Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Workflow
2 6 (26.09%) Test Scripting
2 6 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
6 2 (8.70%) OO
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) Kanban
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) Java
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
3 8 (34.78%) C#
4 7 (30.43%) XPath
4 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Red Hat
2 6 (26.09%) Telerik
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) VMware
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