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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 19 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +12
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 57 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.11% 3.77% 1.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.55% 15.70% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 45 17 7
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £41,150
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
242 121 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 38.66% 24.01% 21.47%
Number of salaries quoted 156 101 100
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +20 51 £37,500 - 14
Gateshead - 7 £37,500 -
Sunderland -3 5 £22,500 -25.00%
North Shields - 2 £37,500 -
South Shields - 2 £37,500 -
Computer Science
North East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 69 (68.32%) Mathematics
2 62 (61.39%) Degree
3 51 (50.50%) Java
4 43 (42.57%) Software Engineering
5 42 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (41.58%) OO
6 32 (31.68%) C++
7 30 (29.70%) HTML
7 30 (29.70%) JavaScript
8 29 (28.71%) C#
9 26 (25.74%) Mobile Payment
10 24 (23.76%) .NET
11 21 (20.79%) Scrum
11 21 (20.79%) Banking
11 21 (20.79%) Mobile Commerce
11 21 (20.79%) Mobile Banking
11 21 (20.79%) Physics
12 19 (18.81%) Windows
12 19 (18.81%) TDD
13 18 (17.82%) Linux
14 17 (16.83%) Android
15 16 (15.84%) Spring
15 16 (15.84%) Maven
16 15 (14.85%) Games
16 15 (14.85%) Web Development
17 14 (13.86%) CSS
17 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET
17 14 (13.86%) PCI DSS
18 13 (12.87%) Java EE
18 13 (12.87%) WCF

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 12 (11.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.98%) Moodle
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.99%) IIS
3 1 (0.99%) Apache
3 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) SAS
3 1 (0.99%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.99%) SPSS
2 1 (0.99%) FreeHand
2 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.99%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) Internet
2 2 (1.98%) FTP
3 1 (0.99%) HTTP
3 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.99%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.88%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (15.84%) Maven
2 12 (11.88%) Subversion
3 10 (9.90%) NUnit
3 10 (9.90%) MSTest
3 10 (9.90%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (9.90%) Moq
4 9 (8.91%) JUnit
5 6 (5.94%) Eclipse
5 6 (5.94%) CruiseControl
5 6 (5.94%) JIRA
5 6 (5.94%) VTune
6 3 (2.97%) Ant
7 1 (0.99%) Dreamweaver
General
1 21 (20.79%) Banking
2 15 (14.85%) Games
3 12 (11.88%) Finance
4 6 (5.94%) Multimedia
5 5 (4.95%) Retail
6 2 (1.98%) Advertising
6 2 (1.98%) Publishing
7 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (71.29%) Developer
2 27 (26.73%) Java Developer
3 24 (23.76%) Software Engineer
3 24 (23.76%) Software Developer
4 23 (22.77%) Graduate
4 23 (22.77%) .NET Developer
5 17 (16.83%) Graduate Developer
6 16 (15.84%) Junior Developer
6 16 (15.84%) Junior
7 10 (9.90%) Analyst
7 10 (9.90%) Junior .NET Developer
7 10 (9.90%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 9 (8.91%) C++ Developer
8 9 (8.91%) Security Analyst
8 9 (8.91%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (8.91%) C++ Software Developer
9 8 (7.92%) Programmer
10 7 (6.93%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (5.94%) C# Developer
11 6 (5.94%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.70%) HTML
2 24 (23.76%) .NET
3 16 (15.84%) Spring
4 14 (13.86%) ASP.NET
4 14 (13.86%) CSS
5 13 (12.87%) Java EE
5 13 (12.87%) WCF
5 13 (12.87%) WPF
5 13 (12.87%) jQuery
6 12 (11.88%) MooTools
6 12 (11.88%) Apache Wicket
6 12 (11.88%) JAX-WS
6 12 (11.88%) HTML5
6 12 (11.88%) JSR 170
6 12 (11.88%) Web Services
7 11 (10.89%) WinForms
8 10 (9.90%) .NET Framework
8 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (9.90%) Castle Windsor
8 10 (9.90%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 69 (68.32%) Mathematics
2 26 (25.74%) Mobile Payment
3 21 (20.79%) Physics
3 21 (20.79%) Mobile Banking
4 10 (9.90%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (8.91%) Cryptography
5 9 (8.91%) GIS
6 6 (5.94%) Mobile App
7 5 (4.95%) Visualisation
7 5 (4.95%) Augmented Reality
7 5 (4.95%) Open Source
7 5 (4.95%) 3D Graphics
8 4 (3.96%) User Experience
9 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.99%) VLE
10 1 (0.99%) Wiki
10 1 (0.99%) iPhone
10 1 (0.99%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.99%) Statistics
10 1 (0.99%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.81%) Windows
2 18 (17.82%) Linux
3 17 (16.83%) Android
4 12 (11.88%) Apple iOS
4 12 (11.88%) UNIX
5 6 (5.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (42.57%) Software Engineering
2 42 (41.58%) OO
2 42 (41.58%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.79%) Scrum
3 21 (20.79%) Mobile Commerce
4 19 (18.81%) TDD
5 15 (14.85%) Web Development
6 13 (12.87%) MVC
7 10 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (9.90%) Kanban
7 10 (9.90%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (9.90%) MVVM
7 10 (9.90%) Web Application Development
8 9 (8.91%) Multithreading
8 9 (8.91%) Information Security
9 6 (5.94%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (5.94%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.95%) 3D Rendering
10 5 (4.95%) OOP
10 5 (4.95%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 51 (50.50%) Java
2 32 (31.68%) C++
3 30 (29.70%) JavaScript
4 29 (28.71%) C#
5 12 (11.88%) C
5 12 (11.88%) Python
6 6 (5.94%) HLSL
7 5 (4.95%) PHP
8 4 (3.96%) SQL
9 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.98%) Perl
10 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 62 (61.39%) Degree
2 12 (11.88%) PhD
3 9 (8.91%) CISSP
3 9 (8.91%) CISM
3 9 (8.91%) CISMP
4 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.86%) PCI DSS
2 7 (6.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.95%) QA
3 5 (4.95%) ISO 9001
3 5 (4.95%) TickIT
3 5 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 1 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle
1 2 (1.98%) Microsoft
1 2 (1.98%) Blackboard
2 1 (0.99%) Sony
2 1 (0.99%) VMware
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