The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 17 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 7.00% 1.96% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 28.00% 6.25% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Miscellaneous Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
25 48 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 25.00% 31.37% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 24 43 31
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £54,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Stevenage region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Stevenage

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 18 (78.26%) Degree
1 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
3 13 (56.52%) Management Information System
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (17.39%) Analytics
5 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
5 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
5 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.04%) People Management
6 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Aerospace
7 2 (8.70%) Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) Wireless
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Java EE
7 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
7 2 (8.70%) Spring
7 2 (8.70%) JSF
7 2 (8.70%) HTML
7 2 (8.70%) Java
7 2 (8.70%) CSS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 2 (8.70%) JBoss
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (17.39%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (13.04%) Aerospace
3 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.35%) Automotive
4 1 (4.35%) Electronics
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
1 10 (43.48%) Support Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Graduate
3 6 (26.09%) Applications Support
4 4 (17.39%) Test Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Test Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
5 3 (13.04%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Application Support Team Leader
6 2 (8.70%) Java Programmer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Software Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Graduate Support Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Programmer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) Servlets
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
1 2 (8.70%) Spring
1 2 (8.70%) JSF
1 2 (8.70%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (56.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (17.39%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Load Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Security Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
2 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
2 4 (17.39%) Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) People Management
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Ada
2 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
2 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) Degree
1 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
2 15 (65.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) IEC 61508
1 1 (4.35%) DO-178B
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