The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Staffordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 57 29 51
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 38 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.89% 6.74% 1.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.03% 21.84% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 10
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £16,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £70,000 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
Miscellaneous Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
137 174 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 23.50% 30.85% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 107 141 95
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -18 2 £21,000 -68.88% 2
Tamworth 0 1 £19,500 -35.00%
Stafford -16 1 £37,500 +134.37%
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 25 (100.00%) Degree
2 13 (52.00%) HTML
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 10 (40.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) XML
5 8 (32.00%) ITIL
5 8 (32.00%) JSP
5 8 (32.00%) SOAP
5 8 (32.00%) J2EE
5 8 (32.00%) JSF
6 6 (24.00%) Replication
6 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (20.00%) .NET
8 4 (16.00%) C#
8 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.00%) N-Tier
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.00%) VB
9 3 (12.00%) VB.NET

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) Graduate
3 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (24.00%) SQL DBA
4 6 (24.00%) DBA
5 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Research Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 10 (40.00%) XML
3 8 (32.00%) J2EE
3 8 (32.00%) JSF
3 8 (32.00%) JSP
3 8 (32.00%) SOAP
4 5 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (8.00%) XSLT
6 2 (8.00%) XHTML
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) HTML5
6 2 (8.00%) Ajax
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (8.00%) CSS3
6 2 (8.00%) CSS
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (12.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (8.00%) Economics
3 2 (8.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
2 6 (24.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (8.00%) SOA
3 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.00%) MVC
3 2 (8.00%) SEO
3 2 (8.00%) CRM
3 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Web Development
3 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) TDD
4 1 (4.00%) Document Management
4 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.00%) C#
5 3 (12.00%) VB
5 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.00%) VB6
6 2 (8.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) C
6 2 (8.00%) VBScript
6 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Capita
3 2 (8.00%) AccuRev
4 1 (4.00%) Facebook
4 1 (4.00%) Twitter
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