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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 28 37 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 11 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.64% 2.54% 13.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.58% 9.88% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 26
Average salary £42,500 £34,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.30% -48.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £22,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £43,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Computer Science
Staffordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
95 81 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 48.72% 25.71% 37.90%
Number of salaries quoted 81 78 64
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -38.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 17 (89.47%) Degree
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) HTML
5 6 (31.58%) VB
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) C
6 5 (26.32%) C++
6 5 (26.32%) PHP
6 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Middleware
6 5 (26.32%) Linux
6 5 (26.32%) VBScript
6 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
6 5 (26.32%) Physics
6 5 (26.32%) VB6
6 5 (26.32%) Banking
6 5 (26.32%) Games
6 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (26.32%) Haskell
6 5 (26.32%) Erlang
6 5 (26.32%) F#
6 5 (26.32%) Scala
6 5 (26.32%) Hedge funds
6 5 (26.32%) Functional Programming
7 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 2 (10.53%) MS Office
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
2 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.26%) TestPartner
3 1 (5.26%) QADirector
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Games
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
2 5 (26.32%) AWS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) iOS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Support Coordinator
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (10.53%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Software Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Project Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Support Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) Middleware
3 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) WCF
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) jQuery
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.53%) HTML5
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.26%) WPF
6 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
6 1 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Mathematics
1 5 (26.32%) Physics
1 5 (26.32%) Hedge funds
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Android
3 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) Functional Programming
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Web Design
4 2 (10.53%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Social Media Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Black-Box Testing
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Java
3 9 (47.37%) C#
4 6 (31.58%) VB
5 5 (26.32%) C
5 5 (26.32%) VBScript
5 5 (26.32%) VB6
5 5 (26.32%) Haskell
5 5 (26.32%) Erlang
5 5 (26.32%) F#
5 5 (26.32%) Scala
5 5 (26.32%) C++
5 5 (26.32%) PHP
5 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
8 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
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