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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 36 40 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 14 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.70% 2.37% 5.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.90% 10.00% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 15
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £38,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
67 60 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 22.48% 23.72% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 55 30 33
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,100 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Solihull

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 12 (57.14%) HTML
3 12 (57.14%) CSS
4 11 (52.38%) SQL
5 10 (47.62%) C#
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
7 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
7 8 (38.10%) .NET
7 8 (38.10%) HTML5
8 6 (28.57%) PHP5
8 6 (28.57%) MySQL
8 6 (28.57%) PHP
8 6 (28.57%) UNIX
8 6 (28.57%) Linux
8 6 (28.57%) OOP
8 6 (28.57%) OO
8 6 (28.57%) MVC
9 5 (23.81%) Web Development
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (14.29%) ISEB
11 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
11 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
2 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
2 5 (23.81%) PHP Developer
2 5 (23.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) PHP Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
5 2 (9.52%) DBA
5 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) CSS
1 12 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
2 8 (38.10%) HTML5
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (9.52%) CSS3
4 2 (9.52%) Laravel
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) WCF
5 1 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) UNIX
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) MVC
2 6 (28.57%) OOP
2 6 (28.57%) OO
3 5 (23.81%) Web Development
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 3 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Operations Research
6 1 (4.76%) Refactoring
6 1 (4.76%) EAI
6 1 (4.76%) OOD
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) C#
4 6 (28.57%) PHP5
4 6 (28.57%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Zend
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
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