The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 2.61% 5.26% 9.09%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.67% 20.00% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £23,000 £20,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -21.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
Computer Science
Shropshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 15.65% 26.32% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 12
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -13.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,350 £52,500 £42,887
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Telford

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Telford region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Telford

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) SaaS
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (37.50%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) IBM
5 2 (25.00%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Project Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Junior Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Junior
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (12.50%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) Time Management
1 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 3 (37.50%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
1 2 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft