The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 44 25 41
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 6 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.17% 7.64% 2.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.00% 24.73% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 5
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +45.45%
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 Solihull region.

Miscellaneous Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
50 93 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 18.12% 30.90% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 40 84 50
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Solihull

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Solihull

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 (100.00%) Degree
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) Visual Studio
4 14 (70.00%) .NET
5 13 (65.00%) C#
6 12 (60.00%) HTML
6 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
7 11 (55.00%) SQL
8 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 9 (45.00%) CSS
10 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (25.00%) MS Office
10 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 5 (25.00%) XML
10 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
11 4 (20.00%) Oracle
11 4 (20.00%) Business Objects
11 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
11 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (20.00%) Time Management
11 4 (20.00%) MDX
11 4 (20.00%) Mathematics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Office
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Software Developer
3 8 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (35.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
6 5 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (25.00%) Graduate
7 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 2 (10.00%) Junior
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Analyst
8 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) HTML
2 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) MDX
6 2 (10.00%) WPF
6 2 (10.00%) Silverlight
6 2 (10.00%) LINQ
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) SOAP
7 1 (5.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) EAI
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (10.00%) Trayport
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