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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 23 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 19 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 10.67% 3.85% 1.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 24.36% 11.67% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 2
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £32,000 £31,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
78 60 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 43.82% 32.97% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 76 57 64
Average salary £42,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.92% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 April 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 43 (91.49%) Degree
2 35 (74.47%) SQL
3 24 (51.06%) C#
3 24 (51.06%) HTML
3 24 (51.06%) Java
4 23 (48.94%) .NET
5 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
6 21 (44.68%) C++
7 17 (36.17%) OO
8 15 (31.91%) VB
9 14 (29.79%) VB.NET
9 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
10 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
10 13 (27.66%) HTML5
11 12 (25.53%) PHP
11 12 (25.53%) CSS
12 11 (23.40%) Oracle
12 11 (23.40%) PL/SQL
12 11 (23.40%) C
12 11 (23.40%) VBScript
12 11 (23.40%) VB6
13 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
13 10 (21.28%) OOP
14 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (17.02%) MVC
15 8 (17.02%) Replication
15 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
15 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
15 8 (17.02%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.13%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) MailChimp
1 1 (2.13%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
1 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) DNS
2 1 (2.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.89%) Subversion
3 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.64%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.26%) Selenium
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Developer
2 19 (40.43%) Graduate
3 18 (38.30%) Graduate Developer
4 14 (29.79%) Junior
5 11 (23.40%) DBA
6 10 (21.28%) C++ Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Graduate Oracle Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Junior Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (21.28%) SQL Developer
6 10 (21.28%) VB Developer
7 8 (17.02%) Junior Software Developer
7 8 (17.02%) Software Developer
7 8 (17.02%) Software Engineer
8 7 (14.89%) Graduate Software Developer
9 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
9 5 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (10.64%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) HTML
2 23 (48.94%) .NET
3 13 (27.66%) HTML5
4 12 (25.53%) CSS
5 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
5 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (17.02%) jQuery
6 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (14.89%) WCF
7 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.64%) CSS3
8 4 (8.51%) WinForms
9 3 (6.38%) Middleware
9 3 (6.38%) XML
10 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.26%) React
11 1 (2.13%) Ajax
11 1 (2.13%) LAMP
11 1 (2.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Replication
2 5 (10.64%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.38%) Algorithms
3 3 (6.38%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.26%) Physics
5 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) OO
2 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
3 10 (21.28%) OOP
4 8 (17.02%) MVC
4 8 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (14.89%) Scrum
5 7 (14.89%) SOLID
6 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.64%) Software Delivery
7 3 (6.38%) Functional Programming
7 3 (6.38%) Low Latency
7 3 (6.38%) Multithreading
7 3 (6.38%) Open Source
8 2 (4.26%) High Availability
8 2 (4.26%) SDLC
8 2 (4.26%) SOA
9 1 (2.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) SQL
2 24 (51.06%) C#
2 24 (51.06%) Java
3 21 (44.68%) C++
4 15 (31.91%) VB
5 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
5 14 (29.79%) VB.NET
6 12 (25.53%) PHP
7 11 (23.40%) C
7 11 (23.40%) PL/SQL
7 11 (23.40%) VB6
7 11 (23.40%) VBScript
8 7 (14.89%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.38%) Clojure
9 3 (6.38%) Erlang
9 3 (6.38%) Haskell
9 3 (6.38%) Scala
10 2 (4.26%) Go
10 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (91.49%) Degree
2 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.13%) Apple