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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 39 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 4 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.37% 1.52% 6.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.80% 3.88% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 11
Average salary £35,000 £70,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +86.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
69 103 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 23.71% 39.16% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 57 77 58
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (75.00%) .NET
4 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 8 (66.67%) C#
5 7 (58.33%) HTML
5 7 (58.33%) VB
5 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (58.33%) MVC
6 6 (50.00%) Web Development
6 6 (50.00%) CSS
6 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (41.67%) XML
7 5 (41.67%) XSLT
7 5 (41.67%) XHTML
7 5 (41.67%) N-Tier
7 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
7 5 (41.67%) Ajax
7 5 (41.67%) SEO
7 5 (41.67%) JIRA
7 5 (41.67%) SOA
7 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (41.67%) HTML5
7 5 (41.67%) jQuery
7 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
7 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (41.67%) AccuRev
7 5 (41.67%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) XML
5 5 (41.67%) XSLT
5 5 (41.67%) XHTML
5 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
5 5 (41.67%) Ajax
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (41.67%) HTML5
5 5 (41.67%) jQuery
5 5 (41.67%) CSS3
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) N-Tier
2 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) Physics
3 1 (8.33%) SCADA
3 1 (8.33%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) SEO
3 5 (41.67%) SOA
3 5 (41.67%) Unit Testing
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) VB
2 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) C++
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) C
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
7 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 1 (8.33%) VBScript
7 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) AccuRev
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Atmel