The 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 8 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 3.35% 2.60% 3.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.11% 12.50% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 6
Average salary £19,000 £28,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% +19.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
61 32 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 25.52% 20.78% 31.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 18 61
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Stockport

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) EDI
2 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) NUnit
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Moq
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) LINQ
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (20.00%) Gerrit
5 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQLite
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) NUnit
1 3 (30.00%) Moq
2 2 (20.00%) Gerrit
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) Gradle
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) FxCop
3 1 (10.00%) StyleCop
3 1 (10.00%) WiX
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Graduate
2 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) EDI
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 3 (30.00%) LINQ
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) Ninject
5 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
5 1 (10.00%) JSP
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (20.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (20.00%) OOD
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Facebook
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter
1 1 (10.00%) Wonderware
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago