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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 55 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 14 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.78% 4.75% 3.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.28% 20.73% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 19
Average salary £26,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £33,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,972 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.34% +8.49%
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
169 82 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 33.53% 22.91% 28.91%
Number of salaries quoted 127 65 138
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,010 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,970 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 -19 11 £30,000 -27.27% 3
Sunderland -4 8 £25,000 -41.17%
Computer Science
North East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 51 (72.86%) Mathematics
2 44 (62.86%) Mobile Payment
3 39 (55.71%) Java
4 37 (52.86%) Mobile Commerce
4 37 (52.86%) Banking
4 37 (52.86%) Mobile Banking
5 32 (45.71%) Android
6 29 (41.43%) C++
6 29 (41.43%) Degree
7 26 (37.14%) Software Engineering
8 24 (34.29%) Apple iOS
9 20 (28.57%) PCI DSS
10 19 (27.14%) OO
11 17 (24.29%) PhD
11 17 (24.29%) Mobile App
12 15 (21.43%) iOS SDK
13 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (17.14%) CISMP
14 12 (17.14%) Cryptography
14 12 (17.14%) CISSP
14 12 (17.14%) CISM
14 12 (17.14%) Information Security
14 12 (17.14%) HTML
14 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
14 12 (17.14%) CSS
15 11 (15.71%) Python
16 10 (14.29%) Windows
16 10 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 10 (14.29%) Web Development
16 10 (14.29%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 2 (2.86%) SAS
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SPSS
2 1 (1.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) JUnit
2 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.86%) NUnit
2 2 (2.86%) MSTest
2 2 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (2.86%) Moq
3 1 (1.43%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.43%) Maven
3 1 (1.43%) JIRA
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 37 (52.86%) Banking
2 7 (10.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (58.57%) Developer
2 31 (44.29%) Software Engineer
3 21 (30.00%) Graduate
4 20 (28.57%) Software Developer
5 15 (21.43%) Analyst
6 12 (17.14%) Security Analyst
7 10 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
8 9 (12.86%) Java Developer
9 8 (11.43%) Quality Engineer
9 8 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (11.43%) QA Engineer
9 8 (11.43%) Security Engineer
9 8 (11.43%) Software Quality Engineer
10 7 (10.00%) UI Programmer
10 7 (10.00%) UI Developer
11 6 (8.57%) Java Software Developer
11 6 (8.57%) Graduate Developer
11 6 (8.57%) Analyst Developer
11 6 (8.57%) Systems Developer
12 4 (5.71%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) iOS SDK
2 12 (17.14%) CSS
2 12 (17.14%) HTML
3 10 (14.29%) HTML5
4 7 (10.00%) CSS3
5 6 (8.57%) .NET
6 5 (7.14%) jQuery
7 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
7 4 (5.71%) .NET Framework
8 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.86%) Spring.NET
9 2 (2.86%) WCF
9 2 (2.86%) WPF
9 2 (2.86%) LINQ
9 2 (2.86%) WinForms
9 2 (2.86%) Backbone.js
9 2 (2.86%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (2.86%) Castle Windsor
9 2 (2.86%) Ninject
10 1 (1.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 51 (72.86%) Mathematics
2 44 (62.86%) Mobile Payment
3 37 (52.86%) Mobile Banking
4 17 (24.29%) Mobile App
5 12 (17.14%) Cryptography
6 5 (7.14%) Physics
7 4 (5.71%) User Experience
8 2 (2.86%) iPhone
8 2 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (2.86%) CUDA
8 2 (2.86%) Statistics
8 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.86%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 32 (45.71%) Android
2 24 (34.29%) Apple iOS
3 10 (14.29%) Windows
4 7 (10.00%) Windows Phone
5 6 (8.57%) Linux
6 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.86%) Mobile Commerce
2 26 (37.14%) Software Engineering
3 19 (27.14%) OO
4 13 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (17.14%) Information Security
6 10 (14.29%) Web Development
7 8 (11.43%) Scrum
8 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 7 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (5.71%) OOP
9 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.29%) OOD
10 3 (4.29%) MVC
10 3 (4.29%) Web Application Development
10 3 (4.29%) Product Management
11 2 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (2.86%) MVVM
11 2 (2.86%) Android Development
11 2 (2.86%) iOS Development
11 2 (2.86%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 39 (55.71%) Java
2 29 (41.43%) C++
3 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.71%) Python
5 8 (11.43%) C#
6 5 (7.14%) PHP
7 4 (5.71%) Perl
8 3 (4.29%) SQL
9 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (41.43%) Degree
2 17 (24.29%) PhD
3 12 (17.14%) CISSP
3 12 (17.14%) CISM
3 12 (17.14%) CISMP
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 10 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (11.43%) QA
3 8 (11.43%) ISO 9001
3 8 (11.43%) TickIT
3 8 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 12207
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.43%) VMware
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle
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