The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 19 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 23 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 11.33% 3.06% 2.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 33.82% 10.17% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 5
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
68 59 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 33.50% 30.10% 18.26%
Number of salaries quoted 60 55 37
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
Manchester

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Stockport

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Stockport

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 35 (97.22%) Degree
2 31 (86.11%) HTML
2 31 (86.11%) .NET
3 27 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 23 (63.89%) CSS
5 21 (58.33%) C#
6 20 (55.56%) VB.NET
7 19 (52.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (44.44%) OO
8 16 (44.44%) OOD
9 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
10 12 (33.33%) ADO.NET
10 12 (33.33%) Windows
10 12 (33.33%) WCF
10 12 (33.33%) LINQ
10 12 (33.33%) Mathematics
10 12 (33.33%) Physics
10 12 (33.33%) Unit Testing
10 12 (33.33%) NUnit
10 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
10 12 (33.33%) Moq
10 12 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (22.22%) Software Testing
11 8 (22.22%) Web Testing
11 8 (22.22%) System Testing
11 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (52.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (13.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) NUnit
1 12 (33.33%) Moq
2 8 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.11%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 12 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
2 12 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 12 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 12 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Software Tester
3 8 (22.22%) Tester
4 7 (19.44%) Software Team Leader
4 7 (19.44%) Software Development Team Leader
4 7 (19.44%) Team Leader
4 7 (19.44%) Development Team Leader
5 4 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (86.11%) HTML
1 31 (86.11%) .NET
2 23 (63.89%) CSS
3 12 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 12 (33.33%) WCF
3 12 (33.33%) LINQ
3 12 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 12 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 7 (19.44%) XML
5 7 (19.44%) XSLT
5 7 (19.44%) Ajax
5 7 (19.44%) HTML5
6 4 (11.11%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 12 (33.33%) Physics
2 7 (19.44%) Social Media
3 4 (11.11%) iPhone
3 4 (11.11%) iPad
3 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Android
3 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) OO
1 16 (44.44%) OOD
2 12 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 8 (22.22%) Software Testing
3 8 (22.22%) Web Testing
3 8 (22.22%) System Testing
4 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (19.44%) Multithreading
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.11%) ERP
6 4 (11.11%) Project Management
6 4 (11.11%) Data Privacy
7 1 (2.78%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) C#
2 20 (55.56%) VB.NET
3 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 7 (19.44%) XQuery
6 5 (13.89%) PHP
7 4 (11.11%) Java
7 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (97.22%) Degree
2 8 (22.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (22.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Apple