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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 45 40 58
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 28 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.55% 4.75% 3.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.14% 14.61% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 22
Median salary £46,500 £28,812 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.39% -12.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £22,500 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,500 £47,500
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
198 178 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 32.20% 32.54% 35.02%
Number of salaries quoted 176 159 200
Median salary £43,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 3 December 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 3 December 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 20 £46,500 +61.39% 3
Stafford - 4 £33,000 -
Lichfield -5 1 £30,000 +39.53%
Tamworth - 1 - -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £35,000 - 1
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 41 (75.93%) C#
2 40 (74.07%) Degree
3 39 (72.22%) .NET
4 31 (57.41%) SQL
5 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
6 27 (50.00%) HTML
6 27 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 26 (48.15%) Java
8 24 (44.44%) CSS
9 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
9 23 (42.59%) HTML5
10 21 (38.89%) OO
10 21 (38.89%) SOA
11 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET
11 18 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (31.48%) MVC
12 17 (31.48%) jQuery
13 16 (29.63%) Mathematics
14 15 (27.78%) Physics
14 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
15 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (24.07%) Functional Programming
15 13 (24.07%) Erlang
15 13 (24.07%) T-SQL
16 12 (22.22%) Scrum
16 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (22.22%) Go
16 12 (22.22%) AngularJS

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 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) Internet
1 11 (20.37%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.41%) DAB
3 1 (1.85%) RS-232
3 1 (1.85%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.56%) MS Access
5 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (1.85%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.85%) Riak
6 1 (1.85%) SQL CLR
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 11 (20.37%) Selenium
3 9 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.67%) Subversion
3 9 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 3 (5.56%) QADirector
4 3 (5.56%) TestPartner
5 2 (3.70%) Android Studio
5 2 (3.70%) Gradle
6 1 (1.85%) CocoaPods
6 1 (1.85%) GDB
6 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.85%) Xcode
General
1 3 (5.56%) Retail
2 2 (3.70%) Back Office
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Publishing
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (59.26%) Developer
2 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
3 6 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Graduate
3 6 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) C# Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Graduate Software Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (7.41%) DBA
5 4 (7.41%) Linux Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 3 (5.56%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Tester
6 3 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (72.22%) .NET
2 27 (50.00%) HTML
3 24 (44.44%) CSS
4 23 (42.59%) HTML5
5 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (31.48%) jQuery
7 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 12 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 11 (20.37%) React
9 11 (20.37%) Web Services
10 10 (18.52%) CSS3
10 10 (18.52%) Middleware
10 10 (18.52%) WCF
10 10 (18.52%) XML
11 3 (5.56%) SOAP
12 2 (3.70%) RESTful
12 2 (3.70%) Velocity
12 2 (3.70%) WinForms
13 1 (1.85%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (29.63%) Mathematics
3 15 (27.78%) Physics
4 11 (20.37%) Algorithms
4 11 (20.37%) Data Structures
5 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (3.70%) N-Tier
6 2 (3.70%) User Experience
7 1 (1.85%) iPad
7 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.37%) Linux
2 8 (14.81%) Windows
3 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.70%) Android
6 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (38.89%) OO
2 21 (38.89%) SOA
3 17 (31.48%) MVC
4 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (24.07%) Functional Programming
6 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (22.22%) Open Source
6 12 (22.22%) Scrum
6 12 (22.22%) SOLID
7 11 (20.37%) Complexity Analysis
7 11 (20.37%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (20.37%) Low Latency
7 11 (20.37%) Multithreaded Programming
7 11 (20.37%) Multithreading
8 9 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (16.67%) Refactoring
9 7 (12.96%) OOP
9 7 (12.96%) Web Development
10 5 (9.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 41 (75.93%) C#
2 31 (57.41%) SQL
3 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 26 (48.15%) Java
5 13 (24.07%) Erlang
5 13 (24.07%) T-SQL
6 12 (22.22%) Go
7 11 (20.37%) Clojure
7 11 (20.37%) Haskell
7 11 (20.37%) PowerShell
8 10 (18.52%) F#
9 9 (16.67%) VB.NET
10 8 (14.81%) C++
11 5 (9.26%) VB
12 4 (7.41%) PHP
13 3 (5.56%) C
13 3 (5.56%) VBA
14 1 (1.85%) Delphi
14 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (74.07%) Degree
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.56%) ISEB
3 3 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Ansible
1 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.85%) DevExpress
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Rugeley
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22k - 26k per year + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago