The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 39 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 32 32 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.90% 6.36% 8.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.92% 18.29% 22.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 44
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Computer Science
North East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
201 175 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 37.08% 34.79% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 153 156 166
Median salary £37,953 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,910 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,700 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,837 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +4.59%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Computer Science
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 24 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Gateshead +6 8 £32,000 +42.22%
Computer Science
North East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 43 (91.49%) Degree
2 30 (63.83%) JavaScript
3 29 (61.70%) HTML
4 28 (59.57%) HTML5
5 24 (51.06%) C#
6 20 (42.55%) .NET
6 20 (42.55%) CSS
7 19 (40.43%) OO
7 19 (40.43%) SQL
8 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
8 17 (36.17%) Web Services
8 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (34.04%) Software Engineering
9 16 (34.04%) Web Development
9 16 (34.04%) CSS3
10 15 (31.91%) jQuery
11 14 (29.79%) MVC
12 12 (25.53%) Mathematics
13 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
13 11 (23.40%) Java
13 11 (23.40%) Node.js
13 11 (23.40%) Analytics
14 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
14 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
14 10 (21.28%) Subversion
15 9 (19.15%) Scrum
15 9 (19.15%) XML
15 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
15 9 (19.15%) Front End Development
16 8 (17.02%) KnockoutJS

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.64%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.38%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) JBoss
4 1 (2.13%) nginx
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) Big Data
3 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) OLAP
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Subversion
2 9 (19.15%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.64%) Grunt
3 5 (10.64%) gulp
3 5 (10.64%) Jasmine
3 5 (10.64%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (8.51%) JIRA
5 3 (6.38%) Selenium
5 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.26%) JUnit
7 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Electronics
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (78.72%) Developer
2 17 (36.17%) .NET Developer
3 14 (29.79%) C# Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Java Developer
5 8 (17.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Architect
6 5 (10.64%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Analytics Developer
7 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Agile Developer
8 3 (6.38%) C# Architect
8 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Java Scala Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Principal Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Principal Java Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Scala Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (61.70%) HTML
2 28 (59.57%) HTML5
3 20 (42.55%) .NET
3 20 (42.55%) CSS
4 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET
4 17 (36.17%) Web Services
5 16 (34.04%) CSS3
6 15 (31.91%) jQuery
7 11 (23.40%) .NET Framework
7 11 (23.40%) Node.js
8 9 (19.15%) XML
9 8 (17.02%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
11 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (12.77%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (12.77%) React
11 6 (12.77%) REST
12 5 (10.64%) D3.js
12 5 (10.64%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Mathematics
2 8 (17.02%) Physics
3 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (10.64%) User Experience
4 5 (10.64%) Visualisation
5 3 (6.38%) Life Science
6 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
6 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
7 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) OO
2 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (34.04%) Software Engineering
3 16 (34.04%) Web Development
4 14 (29.79%) MVC
5 11 (23.40%) Analytics
6 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
7 9 (19.15%) Front End Development
7 9 (19.15%) Scrum
8 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (14.89%) Time Management
8 7 (14.89%) Web Application Development
9 6 (12.77%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (12.77%) Web Design
10 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
10 5 (10.64%) Web Accessibility
10 5 (10.64%) Web Analytics
11 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (8.51%) Secure Coding
11 4 (8.51%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) JavaScript
2 24 (51.06%) C#
3 19 (40.43%) SQL
4 11 (23.40%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.64%) ES6
7 4 (8.51%) Scala
7 4 (8.51%) TypeScript
8 3 (6.38%) C++
9 2 (4.26%) PHP
10 1 (2.13%) C
10 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 43 (91.49%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) A+ Certification
3 4 (8.51%) ISEB
4 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) IBM Certification
5 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
1 2 (4.26%) LXC
2 1 (2.13%) Firmware
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Google
3 2 (4.26%) Rally
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) Xamarin