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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 24 41
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport - 10.89% 2.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 28.87% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 3
Average salary - £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
66 97 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 35.87% 37.74% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 60 76 77
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,700 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) EDI
2 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) LINQ
3 3 (42.86%) Moq
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) NUnit
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 2 (28.57%) Physics
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (14.29%) WiX
5 1 (14.29%) Ninject
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQLite
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Moq
1 3 (42.86%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) WiX
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) FxCop
2 1 (14.29%) StyleCop
2 1 (14.29%) Gerrit
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Graduate
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) EDI
2 3 (42.86%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) LINQ
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Ninject
4 1 (14.29%) Regular Expression
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 2 (28.57%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware
1 1 (14.29%) Wonderware