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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 31 21 43
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +22
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 20 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 7.22% 11.11% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.99% 25.88% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 2
Median salary £28,812 £34,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.25% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £25,000 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £28,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
87 85 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 31.41% 42.93% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 86 77 61
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 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 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 36 (85.71%) Degree
2 32 (76.19%) C#
3 30 (71.43%) HTML
4 29 (69.05%) SQL
5 26 (61.90%) Java
6 24 (57.14%) .NET
7 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
8 19 (45.24%) C++
9 18 (42.86%) CSS
9 18 (42.86%) OO
9 18 (42.86%) HTML5
10 15 (35.71%) CSS3
10 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
11 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (28.57%) Windows
12 12 (28.57%) VB
13 10 (23.81%) VB.NET
13 10 (23.81%) OOP
13 10 (23.81%) SDLC
14 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
14 9 (21.43%) MVC
15 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (19.05%) Mathematics
15 8 (19.05%) Physics
16 7 (16.67%) QA
16 7 (16.67%) QADirector
16 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
16 7 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) Internet
1 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.90%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) MS Access
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) QADirector
1 7 (16.67%) TestPartner
2 3 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 7 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (33.33%) Graduate
2 14 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Junior
3 9 (21.43%) Junior Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Software Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Software Tester
5 7 (16.67%) Tester
6 5 (11.90%) Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) Automation Tester
6 5 (11.90%) C++ Developer
6 5 (11.90%) DBA
6 5 (11.90%) Graduate C++ Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Graduate Oracle Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (11.90%) SQL Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (11.90%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) HTML
2 24 (57.14%) .NET
3 18 (42.86%) CSS
3 18 (42.86%) HTML5
4 15 (35.71%) CSS3
5 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (11.90%) Middleware
7 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (9.52%) jQuery
8 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.14%) React
9 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (19.05%) Mathematics
1 8 (19.05%) Physics
2 6 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 6 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Windows
2 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (14.29%) Linux
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) OO
2 10 (23.81%) OOP
2 10 (23.81%) SDLC
3 9 (21.43%) MVC
4 7 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 7 (16.67%) Black-Box Testing
4 7 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 7 (16.67%) Project Management
4 7 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 7 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 7 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 7 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 7 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 7 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (14.29%) Functional Programming
5 6 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
5 6 (14.29%) Open Source
5 6 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (76.19%) C#
2 29 (69.05%) SQL
3 26 (61.90%) Java
4 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 19 (45.24%) C++
6 12 (28.57%) VB
7 10 (23.81%) VB.NET
8 7 (16.67%) VBA
9 6 (14.29%) Clojure
9 6 (14.29%) Erlang
9 6 (14.29%) Go
9 6 (14.29%) Haskell
9 6 (14.29%) PHP
10 5 (11.90%) C
10 5 (11.90%) PL/SQL
10 5 (11.90%) VB6
10 5 (11.90%) VBScript
11 4 (9.52%) Scala
12 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
12 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (85.71%) Degree
2 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (16.67%) ISEB
3 7 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle