The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 45 40 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +31
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 33 39 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.88% 6.04% 2.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% 14.66% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 14
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £80,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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 Staffordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
231 266 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 34.17% 41.18% 29.30%
Number of salaries quoted 215 223 180
Median salary £37,500 £42,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.24% +20.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -12 23 £28,812 -23.16% 2
Burton-upon-Trent -9 3 £44,000 -2.22% 1
Tamworth - 2 £25,000 -
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 58 (84.06%) Degree
2 40 (57.97%) C#
3 39 (56.52%) Java
4 34 (49.28%) SQL
5 32 (46.38%) HTML
6 31 (44.93%) .NET
7 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
8 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
9 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 20 (28.99%) CSS
10 20 (28.99%) C++
10 20 (28.99%) HTML5
11 19 (27.54%) OO
12 16 (23.19%) CSS3
13 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 15 (21.74%) MVC
14 14 (20.29%) Windows
14 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
16 12 (17.39%) VB
16 12 (17.39%) VB.NET
17 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
17 11 (15.94%) OOP
17 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
17 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (15.94%) SDLC
18 9 (13.04%) Data Structures
18 9 (13.04%) Algorithms
18 9 (13.04%) Open Source
18 9 (13.04%) Clojure

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) IaaS
1 2 (2.90%) PaaS
1 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) Internet
1 9 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.25%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.14%) MS Access
4 4 (5.80%) VLDB
5 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
1 7 (10.14%) QADirector
1 7 (10.14%) TestPartner
2 5 (7.25%) Android Studio
2 5 (7.25%) Gradle
3 4 (5.80%) CocoaPods
3 4 (5.80%) Selenium
3 4 (5.80%) Xcode
4 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.90%) Subversion
General
1 8 (11.59%) Retail
2 3 (4.35%) Publishing
3 2 (2.90%) Advertising
3 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (53.62%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) Graduate
2 16 (23.19%) Graduate Developer
3 15 (21.74%) Junior
4 12 (17.39%) Junior Developer
4 12 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 8 (11.59%) DBA
5 8 (11.59%) Graduate Software Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Mobile Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Software Tester
6 7 (10.14%) Tester
7 5 (7.25%) Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) C++ Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Designer
7 5 (7.25%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Junior Software Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) SQL Developer
7 5 (7.25%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (46.38%) HTML
2 31 (44.93%) .NET
3 20 (28.99%) CSS
3 20 (28.99%) HTML5
4 16 (23.19%) CSS3
5 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET
5 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (13.04%) jQuery
7 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (11.59%) Middleware
8 6 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 6 (8.70%) WCF
9 5 (7.25%) RESTful
10 4 (5.80%) Material Design
10 4 (5.80%) React
10 4 (5.80%) Web Services
11 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
11 2 (2.90%) iOS SDK
11 2 (2.90%) XML
12 1 (1.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Algorithms
1 9 (13.04%) Data Structures
2 8 (11.59%) Mathematics
2 8 (11.59%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.14%) Physics
4 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.35%) Replication
6 3 (4.35%) User Experience
7 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.90%) NHS
7 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) Windows
2 9 (13.04%) Android
2 9 (13.04%) Linux
3 8 (11.59%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
4 5 (7.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.54%) OO
2 15 (21.74%) MVC
3 14 (20.29%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.84%) Software Engineering
5 11 (15.94%) OOP
5 11 (15.94%) SDLC
6 9 (13.04%) Android Development
6 9 (13.04%) Functional Programming
6 9 (13.04%) Low Latency
6 9 (13.04%) Multithreading
6 9 (13.04%) Open Source
6 9 (13.04%) Project Management
6 9 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (11.59%) Software Testing
8 7 (10.14%) Automated Testing
8 7 (10.14%) Black-Box Testing
8 7 (10.14%) Performance Testing
8 7 (10.14%) Regression Testing
8 7 (10.14%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (10.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.97%) C#
2 39 (56.52%) Java
3 34 (49.28%) SQL
4 29 (42.03%) JavaScript
5 20 (28.99%) C++
6 12 (17.39%) VB
6 12 (17.39%) VB.NET
7 9 (13.04%) Clojure
7 9 (13.04%) Erlang
7 9 (13.04%) Haskell
8 8 (11.59%) Apple Swift
8 8 (11.59%) Go
8 8 (11.59%) Scala
9 7 (10.14%) Objective-C
9 7 (10.14%) VBA
10 6 (8.70%) PHP
11 5 (7.25%) C
11 5 (7.25%) PL/SQL
11 5 (7.25%) VB6
11 5 (7.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (84.06%) Degree
2 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.14%) ISEB
3 7 (10.14%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (10.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.45%) Apple
4 1 (1.45%) RedPrairie
4 1 (1.45%) SAP
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22.5k - 26k per year + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago