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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 16 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 26 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 12.62% 3.49% 3.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.59% 10.91% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 6
Average salary £29,406 £28,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.28% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +3.89%
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
85 55 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 41.26% 31.98% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 81 55 53
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +22.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,250 £64,500
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 14 February 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 14 February 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 39 (90.70%) Degree
2 33 (76.74%) SQL
3 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
4 22 (51.16%) HTML
5 21 (48.84%) C#
5 21 (48.84%) .NET
6 16 (37.21%) OO
6 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
7 15 (34.88%) Java
8 14 (32.56%) C++
8 14 (32.56%) VB
9 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
10 12 (27.91%) HTML5
10 12 (27.91%) jQuery
10 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
11 11 (25.58%) PHP
11 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
11 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
11 11 (25.58%) CSS
11 11 (25.58%) MVC
11 11 (25.58%) Scrum
11 11 (25.58%) WCF
11 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (25.58%) Subversion
11 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (25.58%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (25.58%) SOLID
11 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (23.26%) Software Delivery

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 (2.33%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) MailChimp
1 1 (2.33%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
1 1 (2.33%) FTP
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) Git (software)
2 11 (25.58%) Subversion
3 10 (23.26%) Jenkins
3 10 (23.26%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.65%) Selenium
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Graduate
3 11 (25.58%) Graduate Developer
4 10 (23.26%) .NET Developer
4 10 (23.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (23.26%) C# Developer
5 9 (20.93%) DBA
5 9 (20.93%) Junior
6 6 (13.95%) C++ Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Graduate Oracle Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Software Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) SQL Developer
6 6 (13.95%) VB Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Graduate Software Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Junior Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Junior Software Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) HTML
2 21 (48.84%) .NET
3 12 (27.91%) HTML5
3 12 (27.91%) jQuery
4 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
4 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 11 (25.58%) CSS
4 11 (25.58%) WCF
5 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
6 4 (9.30%) WinForms
7 2 (4.65%) XML
8 1 (2.33%) Ajax
8 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.33%) LAMP
8 1 (2.33%) Middleware
8 1 (2.33%) React
8 1 (2.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Replication
2 5 (11.63%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.33%) Physics
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
3 1 (2.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) OO
1 16 (37.21%) Software Engineering
2 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (25.58%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (25.58%) MVC
3 11 (25.58%) Scrum
3 11 (25.58%) SOLID
4 10 (23.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (23.26%) Software Delivery
5 6 (13.95%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (11.63%) OOP
7 2 (4.65%) Web Design
8 1 (2.33%) CRM
8 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.33%) Functional Programming
8 1 (2.33%) High Availability
8 1 (2.33%) SOA
8 1 (2.33%) Social Media Marketing
8 1 (2.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) SQL
2 21 (48.84%) C#
3 15 (34.88%) Java
4 14 (32.56%) C++
4 14 (32.56%) VB
5 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
6 11 (25.58%) PHP
6 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
7 10 (23.26%) C
7 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
7 10 (23.26%) VB6
7 10 (23.26%) VBScript
8 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.33%) Clojure
9 1 (2.33%) Erlang
9 1 (2.33%) Haskell
9 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (90.70%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Apple