The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 58 38 60
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 24 60 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.83% 6.70% 3.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.16% 17.60% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 26
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
335 341 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 39.55% 38.06% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 298 318 336
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
Hampshire

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Southampton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 64 (91.43%) Degree
2 33 (47.14%) Software Engineering
3 32 (45.71%) C++
4 29 (41.43%) Mathematics
5 28 (40.00%) Physics
5 28 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 22 (31.43%) .NET
6 22 (31.43%) C#
6 22 (31.43%) Statistics
7 21 (30.00%) HTML
7 21 (30.00%) UNIX
8 19 (27.14%) CSS
8 19 (27.14%) SQL
9 18 (25.71%) Windows
10 17 (24.29%) ASP.NET
10 17 (24.29%) Linux
11 16 (22.86%) Mobile App
12 15 (21.43%) PhD
12 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
13 14 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 13 (18.57%) Solaris
14 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
15 12 (17.14%) Java
15 12 (17.14%) Internet
15 12 (17.14%) Cyber Security
15 12 (17.14%) Machine Learning
16 10 (14.29%) Oracle
16 10 (14.29%) AIX
17 9 (12.86%) XML
17 9 (12.86%) QA

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (5.71%) CICS
1 4 (5.71%) SAS
2 2 (2.86%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) SPSS
2 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.86%) Wireless
3 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.43%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.43%) Network Security
3 1 (1.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.71%) DB2
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Subversion
1 5 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 5 (7.14%) JUnit
1 5 (7.14%) Eclipse RCP
2 4 (5.71%) JIRA
2 4 (5.71%) ChangeMan
General
1 4 (5.71%) Electronics
1 4 (5.71%) Aerospace
2 3 (4.29%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Developer
2 22 (31.43%) Software Engineer
3 13 (18.57%) C++ Software Engineer
4 12 (17.14%) Security Engineer
4 12 (17.14%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (17.14%) Software Developer
4 12 (17.14%) Consultant
4 12 (17.14%) Security Consultant
4 12 (17.14%) Cyber Security Consultant
5 9 (12.86%) Graduate
6 8 (11.43%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 7 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Junior
8 6 (8.57%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Java Developer
8 6 (8.57%) Junior Software Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 5 (7.14%) Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.43%) .NET
2 21 (30.00%) HTML
3 19 (27.14%) CSS
4 17 (24.29%) ASP.NET
5 9 (12.86%) XML
6 5 (7.14%) SWT
7 4 (5.71%) ISPF
8 3 (4.29%) Ajax
8 3 (4.29%) HTML5
9 2 (2.86%) OpenCL
9 2 (2.86%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.86%) COM
9 2 (2.86%) WCF
9 2 (2.86%) WPF
9 2 (2.86%) CSS3
9 2 (2.86%) OpenMP
10 1 (1.43%) Hibernate
10 1 (1.43%) Spring
10 1 (1.43%) jQuery
10 1 (1.43%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 29 (41.43%) Mathematics
2 28 (40.00%) Physics
3 22 (31.43%) Statistics
4 16 (22.86%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.71%) Data Conversion
5 4 (5.71%) VSAM
6 2 (2.86%) Robotics
6 2 (2.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (2.86%) VHDL
7 1 (1.43%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.43%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.00%) UNIX
2 18 (25.71%) Windows
3 17 (24.29%) Linux
4 13 (18.57%) Solaris
5 10 (14.29%) AIX
6 7 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 5 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) Software Engineering
2 12 (17.14%) Cyber Security
2 12 (17.14%) Machine Learning
3 8 (11.43%) Web Development
4 7 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (8.57%) iOS Development
6 5 (7.14%) Migration
6 5 (7.14%) Android Development
7 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.29%) MVC
8 3 (4.29%) OOP
8 3 (4.29%) Web Application Development
9 2 (2.86%) BDD
9 2 (2.86%) SOA
9 2 (2.86%) Image Processing
9 2 (2.86%) TDD
9 2 (2.86%) Validation
9 2 (2.86%) Workflow
10 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.71%) C++
2 22 (31.43%) C#
3 19 (27.14%) SQL
4 14 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.14%) Java
6 7 (10.00%) C
7 6 (8.57%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.71%) COBOL
8 4 (5.71%) JCL
9 2 (2.86%) Python
9 2 (2.86%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.43%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.43%) VBScript
10 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 64 (91.43%) Degree
2 15 (21.43%) PhD
2 15 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) GIAC
4 1 (1.43%) CISA
4 1 (1.43%) CISSP
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (5.71%) Tableau
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.43%) Splunk
4 1 (1.43%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe
4 1 (1.43%) Sun
4 1 (1.43%) Citrix
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