The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 35 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.62% 6.61% 11.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.25% 26.67% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 8
Average salary £35,000 £20,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £20,000 £17,350
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £26,400 £26,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
48 30 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 25.95% 24.79% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 37 17 17
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £42,887
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Shropshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -7 2 £31,000 +55.00% 2
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 6 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) C
5 4 (33.33%) UNIX
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) IBM
5 4 (33.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (33.33%) VBScript
5 4 (33.33%) SaaS
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (25.00%) VB
6 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 3 (25.00%) C++
6 3 (25.00%) XML
7 2 (16.67%) MCP
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) MCSE
7 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (33.33%) Junior
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Junior Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) COM
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) Arduino
2 1 (8.33%) Robotics
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) VBScript
3 3 (25.00%) VB
3 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) PhD
3 1 (8.33%) HNC
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
1 4 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Lotus
Telford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £38,000 - £40,000 Dependant on experience + Private Healthcare + Pension Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago