The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 40 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.11% 5.32% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.52% 21.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 0
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
62 70 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 21.45% 24.82% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 38 62 53
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
West Midlands

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 23 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Solihull

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 23 July 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%) .NET
3 15 (75.00%) Visual Studio
4 13 (65.00%) C#
5 12 (60.00%) HTML
5 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (55.00%) SQL
7 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (45.00%) CSS
9 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (25.00%) MS Office
9 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle
10 4 (20.00%) Business Objects
10 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
10 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (20.00%) Time Management
10 4 (20.00%) MDX
10 4 (20.00%) Mathematics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
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 8 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 8 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (25.00%) Graduate
6 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
7 2 (10.00%) Junior
7 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
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
8 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (75.00%) .NET
2 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (60.00%) HTML
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%) .NET Framework
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%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (20.00%) Time Management
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) EAI
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