The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 37 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 38 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.98% 4.22% 3.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.18% 13.25% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 36 30 32
Median salary £35,750 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.16% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,923 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.76% -2.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
209 249 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 32.91% 31.84% 40.36%
Number of salaries quoted 180 228 328
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Southampton

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Southampton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 62 (88.57%) Degree
2 41 (58.57%) C#
3 32 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 32 (45.71%) Software Engineering
4 31 (44.29%) SQL
5 29 (41.43%) CSS
6 28 (40.00%) HTML
6 28 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 26 (37.14%) SQL Server
8 24 (34.29%) Mathematics
9 22 (31.43%) Physics
9 22 (31.43%) Java
9 22 (31.43%) C++
10 21 (30.00%) Project Management
11 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (27.14%) PhD
12 19 (27.14%) Web Development
12 19 (27.14%) Test Scripting
12 19 (27.14%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (25.71%) Coaching
13 18 (25.71%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 18 (25.71%) SaaS
14 17 (24.29%) NoSQL
14 17 (24.29%) MS Access
14 17 (24.29%) Electronics
15 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
16 15 (21.43%) .NET
16 15 (21.43%) Python
16 15 (21.43%) TDD
16 15 (21.43%) MVC

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.29%) Drupal
1 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.71%) SaaS
2 13 (18.57%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.00%) Office 365
4 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Firewall
2 3 (4.29%) DNS
2 3 (4.29%) Internet
2 3 (4.29%) LDAP
2 3 (4.29%) SSL
2 3 (4.29%) VoIP
2 3 (4.29%) VPN
3 1 (1.43%) BGP
3 1 (1.43%) NetScreen
3 1 (1.43%) Network Security
3 1 (1.43%) OSPF
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 17 (24.29%) MS Access
2 17 (24.29%) NoSQL
3 14 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 13 (18.57%) RDBMS
5 7 (10.00%) MySQL
6 4 (5.71%) Data Mining
6 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Git (software)
1 4 (5.71%) Subversion
2 3 (4.29%) Selenium
2 3 (4.29%) Trac
3 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.86%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (24.29%) Electronics
2 4 (5.71%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Back Office
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (30.00%) Consultant
2 16 (22.86%) Software Consultant
3 15 (21.43%) Implementation Consultant
4 14 (20.00%) Developer
5 13 (18.57%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 12 (17.14%) Software Developer
7 11 (15.71%) C# Developer
7 11 (15.71%) C# Software Developer
7 11 (15.71%) Software Engineer
7 11 (15.71%) SQL Server Consultant
8 8 (11.43%) Analyst
9 7 (10.00%) Graduate
10 6 (8.57%) .NET Developer
10 6 (8.57%) C# Software Engineer
10 6 (8.57%) Junior
10 6 (8.57%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (8.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (41.43%) CSS
2 28 (40.00%) HTML
3 15 (21.43%) .NET
3 15 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (18.57%) RESTful
5 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET
5 12 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (17.14%) Node.js
6 8 (11.43%) CSS3
6 8 (11.43%) HTML5
7 2 (2.86%) Backbone.js
7 2 (2.86%) Gherkin
7 2 (2.86%) jQuery
7 2 (2.86%) Qt
7 2 (2.86%) Symfony
8 1 (1.43%) Aurelia
8 1 (1.43%) React
8 1 (1.43%) WCF
8 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) User Experience
3 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.86%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (2.86%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.43%) EFT
4 1 (1.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.71%) Windows
2 9 (12.86%) Linux
3 4 (5.71%) Android
4 3 (4.29%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.29%) VMS
4 3 (4.29%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) Software Engineering
2 24 (34.29%) Mathematics
3 22 (31.43%) Physics
4 21 (30.00%) Project Management
5 20 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (27.14%) Test Scripting
6 19 (27.14%) Web Development
7 18 (25.71%) Coaching
7 18 (25.71%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 15 (21.43%) MVC
8 15 (21.43%) TDD
8 15 (21.43%) Time Management
9 13 (18.57%) BDD
9 13 (18.57%) Domain-Driven Design
10 9 (12.86%) Data Analysis
10 9 (12.86%) Software Testing
11 7 (10.00%) Scrum
12 6 (8.57%) Mathematical Modelling
13 5 (7.14%) OOP
13 5 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 41 (58.57%) C#
2 31 (44.29%) SQL
3 22 (31.43%) C++
3 22 (31.43%) Java
4 16 (22.86%) JavaScript
5 15 (21.43%) Python
6 13 (18.57%) F#
7 9 (12.86%) MATLAB
8 8 (11.43%) Perl
9 7 (10.00%) C
10 6 (8.57%) PHP
10 6 (8.57%) R
10 6 (8.57%) Ruby
11 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
11 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.86%) VBA
13 1 (1.43%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 62 (88.57%) Degree
2 19 (27.14%) PhD
3 5 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) CCNP
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.43%) ISEB
4 1 (1.43%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.43%) JNCIS
4 1 (1.43%) MCSE
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) FreeIPA
1 3 (4.29%) Nagios
1 3 (4.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.86%) NICE Systems
2 2 (2.86%) Zend
3 1 (1.43%) Brocade
3 1 (1.43%) Cisco
3 1 (1.43%) Juniper
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