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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 26 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 22 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 8.37% 3.86% 3.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 25.29% 12.64% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 8
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £37,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
87 87 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 33.08% 30.53% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 77 41 42
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £28,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
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 22 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Solihull

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (100.00%) Degree
2 19 (67.86%) CSS
3 18 (64.29%) HTML
3 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 13 (46.43%) C#
4 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 12 (42.86%) SQL
5 12 (42.86%) .NET
5 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 10 (35.71%) MySQL
6 10 (35.71%) HTML5
7 9 (32.14%) PHP
7 9 (32.14%) MVC
8 8 (28.57%) OOP
9 7 (25.00%) Linux
9 7 (25.00%) UNIX
9 7 (25.00%) PHP5
10 6 (21.43%) Web Development
10 6 (21.43%) OO
11 5 (17.86%) ISEB
11 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
11 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
11 5 (17.86%) Automation Testing
12 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
12 4 (14.29%) Laravel

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (10.71%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Test Manager
5 4 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (14.29%) PHP Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Applications Developer
6 3 (10.71%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.14%) AWS Developer
7 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Junior
8 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) CSS
2 18 (64.29%) HTML
3 12 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 12 (42.86%) .NET
4 10 (35.71%) HTML5
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (14.29%) Laravel
7 3 (10.71%) Web Services
7 3 (10.71%) WCF
8 2 (7.14%) CSS3
8 2 (7.14%) REST
8 2 (7.14%) jQuery
9 1 (3.57%) XML
9 1 (3.57%) WPF
9 1 (3.57%) Silverlight
9 1 (3.57%) LINQ
9 1 (3.57%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Open Source
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
1 7 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) MVC
3 8 (28.57%) OOP
4 6 (21.43%) Web Development
4 6 (21.43%) OO
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 5 (17.86%) Test Scripting
5 5 (17.86%) Automation Testing
6 2 (7.14%) TDD
6 2 (7.14%) Refactoring
6 2 (7.14%) SOA
7 1 (3.57%) EAI
7 1 (3.57%) OOD
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) Operations Research
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) JavaScript
2 13 (46.43%) C#
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) PHP
5 7 (25.00%) PHP5
6 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) ISEB
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Zend
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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