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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 55 40 67
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 20 33 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.55% 5.50% 1.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.85% 13.92% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 11
Median salary £45,000 £31,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +14.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £19,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £39,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
203 237 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 36.06% 39.50% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 193 202 196
Median salary £43,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -9 14 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Stafford +1 1 - - 1
Burton-upon-Trent -4 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Cannock - 1 £25,000 -
Tamworth - 1 - -
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 50 (76.92%) Degree
2 46 (70.77%) C#
3 38 (58.46%) .NET
4 36 (55.38%) Java
5 35 (53.85%) SQL
6 33 (50.77%) HTML
7 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
8 24 (36.92%) CSS
8 24 (36.92%) HTML5
9 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
10 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
11 21 (32.31%) OO
12 19 (29.23%) Software Engineering
13 17 (26.15%) CSS3
14 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET
14 16 (24.62%) MVC
15 15 (23.08%) C++
15 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (21.54%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (21.54%) Windows
17 13 (20.00%) Linux
17 13 (20.00%) VB.NET
17 13 (20.00%) TCP/IP
17 13 (20.00%) Internet
17 13 (20.00%) Mathematics
17 13 (20.00%) Haskell
17 13 (20.00%) Erlang
17 13 (20.00%) Go
17 13 (20.00%) Low Latency

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 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) IaaS
1 2 (3.08%) PaaS
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.00%) Internet
1 13 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.69%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.77%) MS Access
4 4 (6.15%) VLDB
5 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.54%) SQL CLR
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) QADirector
1 7 (10.77%) TestPartner
2 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.23%) Selenium
3 4 (6.15%) Android Studio
3 4 (6.15%) Gradle
4 3 (4.62%) CocoaPods
4 3 (4.62%) Xcode
5 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.08%) Subversion
5 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (10.77%) Retail
2 3 (4.62%) Publishing
3 2 (3.08%) Advertising
3 2 (3.08%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (50.77%) Developer
2 10 (15.38%) Junior
3 9 (13.85%) Graduate
3 9 (13.85%) Graduate Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Junior Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Software Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Software Tester
5 7 (10.77%) Tester
6 6 (9.23%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Administrator
7 5 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.69%) DBA
7 5 (7.69%) Designer
7 5 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
7 5 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (6.15%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (6.15%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (58.46%) .NET
2 33 (50.77%) HTML
3 24 (36.92%) CSS
3 24 (36.92%) HTML5
4 17 (26.15%) CSS3
5 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET
6 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (18.46%) Middleware
8 9 (13.85%) jQuery
8 9 (13.85%) Web Services
9 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (10.77%) AngularJS
11 6 (9.23%) React
12 4 (6.15%) RESTful
12 4 (6.15%) WCF
13 3 (4.62%) Material Design
13 3 (4.62%) XML
14 2 (3.08%) iOS SDK
15 1 (1.54%) REST
15 1 (1.54%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 13 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 13 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 12 (18.46%) Physics
4 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
6 4 (6.15%) User Experience
7 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.08%) NHS
8 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.54%) iPad
8 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Windows
2 13 (20.00%) Linux
3 8 (12.31%) Windows 7
4 6 (9.23%) Android
5 5 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) OO
2 19 (29.23%) Software Engineering
3 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.62%) MVC
4 13 (20.00%) Complexity Analysis
4 13 (20.00%) Functional Programming
4 13 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 13 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 13 (20.00%) Open Source
5 11 (16.92%) SDLC
6 10 (15.38%) OOP
7 9 (13.85%) Project Management
7 9 (13.85%) SOA
7 9 (13.85%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (13.85%) Web Development
8 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.31%) Scrum
8 8 (12.31%) Software Testing
9 7 (10.77%) Regression Testing
9 7 (10.77%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 46 (70.77%) C#
2 36 (55.38%) Java
3 35 (53.85%) SQL
4 31 (47.69%) JavaScript
5 15 (23.08%) C++
6 13 (20.00%) Clojure
6 13 (20.00%) Erlang
6 13 (20.00%) Go
6 13 (20.00%) Haskell
6 13 (20.00%) VB.NET
7 9 (13.85%) VB
8 8 (12.31%) F#
8 8 (12.31%) T-SQL
9 7 (10.77%) VBA
10 6 (9.23%) PowerShell
10 6 (9.23%) Scala
11 5 (7.69%) Apple Swift
11 5 (7.69%) Objective-C
12 4 (6.15%) PHP
13 3 (4.62%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (76.92%) Degree
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.77%) ISEB
3 7 (10.77%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (10.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle
2 2 (3.08%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.54%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.54%) RedPrairie
3 1 (1.54%) SAP
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