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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 69 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 9 24 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.26% 3.69% 7.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.14% 10.04% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 28
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,050 £20,600 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £70,000 £66,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
175 239 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 24.48% 36.77% 29.76%
Number of salaries quoted 148 201 119
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £20,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 September 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 September 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
(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 +4 4 £35,000 -50.00%
Tamworth +3 3 £19,500 -35.00%
Cannock -2 2 £26,500 -28.25%
Stafford -6 1 £30,000 +23.71%
Lichfield -7 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Rugeley - 1 £30,000 -
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 27 (100.00%) Degree
2 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
3 15 (55.56%) .NET
4 14 (51.85%) C#
5 13 (48.15%) VB.NET
5 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
6 9 (33.33%) VB
6 9 (33.33%) SQL
7 8 (29.63%) C++
7 8 (29.63%) HTML
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
8 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (25.93%) MVC
8 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
8 7 (25.93%) SCADA
8 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
9 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
9 6 (22.22%) Web Development
9 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 6 (22.22%) CSS
9 6 (22.22%) XML
10 5 (18.52%) SEO
10 5 (18.52%) XSLT
10 5 (18.52%) XHTML
10 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
10 5 (18.52%) SOA
10 5 (18.52%) Java
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (18.52%) Ajax
10 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (70.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
5 1 (3.70%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) JIRA
General
1 3 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Systems Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Software Programmer
5 4 (14.81%) Systems Programmer
5 4 (14.81%) .NET Programmer
5 4 (14.81%) Programmer
5 4 (14.81%) Junior
6 3 (11.11%) Junior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior Programmer
7 2 (7.41%) Graduate
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 8 (29.63%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) CSS
4 6 (22.22%) XML
5 5 (18.52%) XSLT
5 5 (18.52%) XHTML
5 5 (18.52%) Ajax
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
5 5 (18.52%) jQuery
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (18.52%) CSS3
5 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (18.52%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) JSP
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
6 1 (3.70%) J2EE
6 1 (3.70%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) SCADA
2 6 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
4 3 (11.11%) Physics
5 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.70%) Arduino
6 1 (3.70%) Statistics
6 1 (3.70%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) MVC
2 6 (22.22%) Web Development
2 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 5 (18.52%) SEO
3 5 (18.52%) SOA
3 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) OOD
5 2 (7.41%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Validation
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
6 1 (3.70%) Android Development
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Data Entry
6 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) VB.NET
3 9 (33.33%) VB
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) C++
5 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
6 5 (18.52%) Java
7 3 (11.11%) C
8 2 (7.41%) PHP
9 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.70%) VBScript
9 1 (3.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) AccuRev
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Siemens
4 1 (3.70%) Cognos
4 1 (3.70%) Tableau
4 1 (3.70%) Atmel
Burton upon Trent
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago