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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 43 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.60% 7.89% 5.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.45% 24.27% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 12
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £42,500 £39,700
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
62 103 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 24.80% 32.49% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 58 93 52
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (100.00%) Degree
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) Visual Studio
4 12 (70.59%) C#
5 11 (64.71%) SQL
5 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
6 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
6 10 (58.82%) HTML
6 10 (58.82%) .NET
7 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
8 8 (47.06%) CSS
9 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
9 5 (29.41%) MS Office
9 5 (29.41%) XML
9 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
10 4 (23.53%) Oracle
10 4 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (23.53%) Business Objects
10 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
10 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (23.53%) Time Management
10 4 (23.53%) MDX
10 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
10 4 (23.53%) Relational Database

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (17.65%) SharePoint
1 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Office
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Visual Studio
2 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Software Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Graduate
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Junior
6 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
1 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
2 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 5 (29.41%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) MDX
5 2 (11.76%) WPF
5 2 (11.76%) Silverlight
5 2 (11.76%) LINQ
5 2 (11.76%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.88%) SOAP
6 1 (5.88%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (23.53%) Time Management
2 4 (23.53%) Data Modelling
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) EAI
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
4 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Business Objects
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 18-20,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago