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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 38 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 28 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.65% 4.78% 2.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.79% 14.53% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 15
Average salary £28,812 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.77% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,150 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +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
203 179 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 33.72% 32.90% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 195 159 149
Average salary £36,018 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.95% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +20 26 £26,906 -6.41% 2
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 45 (83.33%) Degree
2 38 (70.37%) SQL
3 29 (53.70%) .NET
4 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 27 (50.00%) C#
5 23 (42.59%) HTML
6 21 (38.89%) Software Engineering
7 18 (33.33%) Java
8 17 (31.48%) OO
8 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (29.63%) jQuery
10 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
10 15 (27.78%) C++
10 15 (27.78%) MVC
11 14 (25.93%) VB
12 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
12 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
12 13 (24.07%) PHP
12 13 (24.07%) PL/SQL
13 12 (22.22%) C
13 12 (22.22%) Scrum
13 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (22.22%) HTML5
13 12 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (20.37%) Continuous Delivery
14 11 (20.37%) Software Delivery
14 11 (20.37%) Rundeck
14 11 (20.37%) SOLID

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.85%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) MailChimp
1 1 (1.85%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
1 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
2 1 (1.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 11 (20.37%) Jenkins
2 11 (20.37%) Subversion
2 11 (20.37%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Games
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (55.56%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) .NET Developer
2 14 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
2 14 (25.93%) C# Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Graduate
3 13 (24.07%) Graduate Developer
4 12 (22.22%) Junior
5 9 (16.67%) DBA
5 9 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 8 (14.81%) Software Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Graduate Software Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Junior Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Junior Software Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Junior Software Engineer
8 6 (11.11%) C++ Developer
8 6 (11.11%) Graduate C++ Developer
8 6 (11.11%) Graduate SQL Developer
8 6 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (11.11%) SQL Developer
8 6 (11.11%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) .NET
2 23 (42.59%) HTML
3 16 (29.63%) jQuery
4 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 12 (22.22%) HTML5
6 11 (20.37%) CSS
6 11 (20.37%) WCF
7 7 (12.96%) .NET Framework
7 7 (12.96%) WinForms
8 3 (5.56%) Classic ASP
8 3 (5.56%) NHibernate
9 2 (3.70%) Middleware
10 1 (1.85%) Ajax
10 1 (1.85%) LAMP
10 1 (1.85%) SOAP
10 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) N-Tier
2 6 (11.11%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.70%) Physics
3 2 (3.70%) Statistics
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Social Media
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.85%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (31.48%) OO
3 15 (27.78%) MVC
4 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (22.22%) Scrum
6 11 (20.37%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (20.37%) Software Delivery
6 11 (20.37%) SOLID
7 6 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.26%) OOP
8 5 (9.26%) Open Source
9 4 (7.41%) High Availability
10 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.56%) SDLC
10 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.70%) CRM
11 2 (3.70%) Project Management
11 2 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) SQL
2 27 (50.00%) C#
3 18 (33.33%) Java
4 15 (27.78%) C++
5 14 (25.93%) VB
6 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
6 13 (24.07%) PHP
6 13 (24.07%) PL/SQL
7 12 (22.22%) C
8 11 (20.37%) T-SQL
9 10 (18.52%) VB.NET
9 10 (18.52%) VB6
9 10 (18.52%) VBScript
10 2 (3.70%) Clojure
10 2 (3.70%) Erlang
10 2 (3.70%) Go
10 2 (3.70%) Haskell
10 2 (3.70%) Python
10 2 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (83.33%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) Apple
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 26k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago