The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 42 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 23 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.21% 4.98% 4.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.20% 19.75% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 23
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,400 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
142 157 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 26.01% 25.20% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 137 139 101
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Computer Science
North East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 23 £40,000 +77.77% 10
Sunderland +3 7 £45,000 +50.00%
Computer Science
North East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 41 (97.62%) Degree
2 35 (83.33%) OO
3 34 (80.95%) Mathematics
4 31 (73.81%) Java
5 24 (57.14%) Physics
6 23 (54.76%) C++
7 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (47.62%) HTML
8 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
9 16 (38.10%) Finance
10 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
11 12 (28.57%) .NET
12 11 (26.19%) C#
12 11 (26.19%) Linux
12 11 (26.19%) CSS
12 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
13 10 (23.81%) Spring
13 10 (23.81%) Maven
13 10 (23.81%) Multithreading
13 10 (23.81%) Java EE
13 10 (23.81%) Web Services
13 10 (23.81%) 3D Graphics
13 10 (23.81%) PhD
14 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
14 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
14 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
14 9 (21.43%) C
14 9 (21.43%) MySQL
14 9 (21.43%) SQL
14 9 (21.43%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) FTP
1 1 (2.38%) VPN
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 9 (21.43%) MySQL
1 9 (21.43%) Jackrabbit
2 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Maven
2 9 (21.43%) Subversion
3 2 (4.76%) JUnit
4 1 (2.38%) Ant
4 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) CruiseControl
General
1 16 (38.10%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Games
3 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) Java Developer
3 16 (38.10%) Software Developer
4 12 (28.57%) .NET Developer
5 9 (21.43%) C# Developer
5 9 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
7 6 (14.29%) C++ Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Software Engineer
9 3 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Agile C# Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
10 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (4.76%) Systems Developer
10 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
11 1 (2.38%) Graduate
11 1 (2.38%) Junior Developer
11 1 (2.38%) Field Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) HTML
2 12 (28.57%) .NET
3 11 (26.19%) CSS
4 10 (23.81%) Spring
4 10 (23.81%) Java EE
4 10 (23.81%) Web Services
5 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 9 (21.43%) jQuery
5 9 (21.43%) MooTools
5 9 (21.43%) Apache Wicket
5 9 (21.43%) JAX-WS
5 9 (21.43%) JSR 170
6 2 (4.76%) WCF
6 2 (4.76%) WPF
7 1 (2.38%) XML
7 1 (2.38%) SOAP
7 1 (2.38%) XHTML
7 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.38%) Velocity
7 1 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 34 (80.95%) Mathematics
2 24 (57.14%) Physics
3 10 (23.81%) 3D Graphics
4 9 (21.43%) Visualisation
5 7 (16.67%) Hedge funds
6 4 (9.52%) GIS
7 3 (7.14%) Open Source
8 1 (2.38%) VLE
8 1 (2.38%) Learning Management System
8 1 (2.38%) CUDA
8 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) UNIX
3 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) OO
2 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
5 10 (23.81%) Multithreading
6 9 (21.43%) UML
6 9 (21.43%) OOD
6 9 (21.43%) Parallel Programming
7 5 (11.90%) TDD
8 4 (9.52%) Web Development
8 4 (9.52%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) MVC
10 1 (2.38%) ITIL
10 1 (2.38%) Data Security
10 1 (2.38%) Logistics
10 1 (2.38%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.38%) Product Management
10 1 (2.38%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) Java
2 23 (54.76%) C++
3 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.19%) C#
5 9 (21.43%) C
5 9 (21.43%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (97.62%) Degree
2 10 (23.81%) PhD
3 1 (2.38%) MCP
3 1 (2.38%) CCNA
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) MCTS
3 1 (2.38%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.38%) Blackboard
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