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

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 35 44 71
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +27
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 46 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.62% 4.68% 2.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 18.85% 11.51% 7.31%
Number of salaries quoted 45 29 16
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £80,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
244 252 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 35.11% 40.71% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 224 217 221
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £72,500
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 June 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 June 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 +6 30 £28,812 -52.96% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -14 3 £44,000 -2.22%
Stafford +4 2 £28,750 -17.85%
Tamworth - 2 £25,000 -
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 67 (84.81%) Degree
2 46 (58.23%) C#
3 41 (51.90%) Java
4 40 (50.63%) SQL
5 37 (46.84%) .NET
6 34 (43.04%) HTML
7 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
8 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
8 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
9 22 (27.85%) OO
9 22 (27.85%) HTML5
10 21 (26.58%) C++
10 21 (26.58%) CSS
11 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
12 17 (21.52%) VB.NET
13 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (18.99%) MVC
14 15 (18.99%) VB
14 15 (18.99%) CSS3
15 14 (17.72%) Windows
16 13 (16.46%) OOP
17 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET
17 11 (13.92%) Linux
17 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
17 11 (13.92%) SDLC
17 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (13.92%) jQuery
18 10 (12.66%) Multithreading
18 10 (12.66%) Haskell

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 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.27%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) IaaS
1 2 (2.53%) PaaS
1 2 (2.53%) SaaS
2 1 (1.27%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.27%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Internet
1 10 (12.66%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.33%) DAB
3 1 (1.27%) DNS
3 1 (1.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.86%) MS Access
4 4 (5.06%) VLDB
5 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.86%) QADirector
2 7 (8.86%) TestPartner
3 5 (6.33%) Android Studio
3 5 (6.33%) Gradle
4 4 (5.06%) CocoaPods
4 4 (5.06%) Selenium
4 4 (5.06%) Subversion
4 4 (5.06%) Xcode
5 2 (2.53%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.53%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (11.39%) Retail
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 3 (3.80%) Publishing
4 2 (2.53%) Advertising
4 2 (2.53%) Marketing
4 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 40 (50.63%) Developer
2 20 (25.32%) Junior
3 16 (20.25%) Graduate
3 16 (20.25%) Graduate Developer
4 14 (17.72%) Junior Developer
5 13 (16.46%) Software Developer
6 11 (13.92%) DBA
7 9 (11.39%) Graduate Software Developer
7 9 (11.39%) Software Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) Mobile Developer
9 7 (8.86%) Junior Software Developer
9 7 (8.86%) Software Tester
9 7 (8.86%) Tester
10 5 (6.33%) Administrator
10 5 (6.33%) Analyst
10 5 (6.33%) C++ Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Oracle Developer
10 5 (6.33%) Solutions Designer
10 5 (6.33%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (6.33%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (46.84%) .NET
2 34 (43.04%) HTML
3 22 (27.85%) HTML5
4 21 (26.58%) CSS
5 15 (18.99%) CSS3
6 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET
6 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (13.92%) jQuery
7 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (11.39%) Middleware
8 8 (10.13%) WCF
9 6 (7.59%) AngularJS
10 5 (6.33%) RESTful
11 4 (5.06%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.06%) Material Design
11 4 (5.06%) React
11 4 (5.06%) Web Services
12 3 (3.80%) WinForms
12 3 (3.80%) XML
13 2 (2.53%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Algorithms
1 10 (12.66%) Data Structures
2 8 (10.13%) Mathematics
2 8 (10.13%) Mobile App
3 7 (8.86%) Physics
4 6 (7.59%) Replication
5 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.06%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.80%) User Experience
8 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.53%) NHS
9 1 (1.27%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.27%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.72%) Windows
2 11 (13.92%) Linux
3 9 (11.39%) Android
4 8 (10.13%) Windows 7
5 5 (6.33%) Apple iOS
5 5 (6.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) OO
2 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
3 16 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (18.99%) MVC
5 13 (16.46%) OOP
6 11 (13.92%) SDLC
7 10 (12.66%) Functional Programming
7 10 (12.66%) Low Latency
7 10 (12.66%) Multithreading
7 10 (12.66%) Open Source
8 9 (11.39%) Android Development
8 9 (11.39%) Project Management
8 9 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (10.13%) Scrum
9 8 (10.13%) Software Testing
10 7 (8.86%) Black-Box Testing
10 7 (8.86%) Performance Testing
10 7 (8.86%) Test Scripting
10 7 (8.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) C#
2 41 (51.90%) Java
3 40 (50.63%) SQL
4 30 (37.97%) JavaScript
5 21 (26.58%) C++
6 17 (21.52%) VB.NET
7 15 (18.99%) VB
8 10 (12.66%) Clojure
8 10 (12.66%) Erlang
8 10 (12.66%) Haskell
9 9 (11.39%) Scala
10 8 (10.13%) Apple Swift
10 8 (10.13%) Go
11 7 (8.86%) Objective-C
11 7 (8.86%) PHP
11 7 (8.86%) VBA
12 6 (7.59%) T-SQL
13 5 (6.33%) C
13 5 (6.33%) PL/SQL
13 5 (6.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (84.81%) Degree
2 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.86%) ISEB
3 7 (8.86%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (8.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (6.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Oracle
3 3 (3.80%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.53%) Apple
5 1 (1.27%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.27%) SAP
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £22.5k - 26k per year + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago