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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 17 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 9.62% - 4.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 58.82% - 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 7
Average salary £23,000 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
17 4 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.35% 4.88% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 31
Average salary £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £35,100 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 2014. 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 - 10 £23,000 -
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 (72.73%) IBM
1 8 (72.73%) HP
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) WebLogic
2 7 (63.64%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
5 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Subversion
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Intranet
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
5 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) HTML

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Junior
3 4 (36.36%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) Junior Support Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Network Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) UNIX
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) MVC
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) IBM
1 8 (72.73%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco