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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 51 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 20 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.88% 7.52% 5.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.63% 18.81% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 29
Median salary £33,750 £30,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
172 218 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 33.33% 40.00% 34.63%
Number of salaries quoted 134 176 189
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,295 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -17 19 £33,750 +12.50% 8
Gateshead -8 1 £32,000 +20.75%
Computer Science
North East

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 32 (86.49%) Degree
2 18 (48.65%) HTML
2 18 (48.65%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) HTML5
3 17 (45.95%) OO
3 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
4 14 (37.84%) Scrum
5 13 (35.14%) C#
6 11 (29.73%) Web Development
6 11 (29.73%) Scala
6 11 (29.73%) Node.js
6 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
7 10 (27.03%) React
7 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (24.32%) PHP
9 8 (21.62%) CSS
9 8 (21.62%) CSS3
10 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (18.92%) Python
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.22%) SQL
11 6 (16.22%) MySQL
11 6 (16.22%) jQuery
12 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
12 4 (10.81%) French Language
12 4 (10.81%) QA
12 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
12 4 (10.81%) 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 11 (29.73%) Node.js
2 3 (8.11%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) DHCP
1 4 (10.81%) DNS
1 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) MySQL
2 4 (10.81%) Big Data
3 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.81%) French Language
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Java Developer
3 10 (27.03%) C# Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Lead C# Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Lead Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Lead Java Developer
5 6 (16.22%) PHP Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Automation Tester
6 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Support
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Support Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Tester
7 3 (8.11%) C# Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Node.js Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Scala Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) HTML
1 18 (48.65%) HTML5
2 11 (29.73%) AngularJS
3 10 (27.03%) React
4 8 (21.62%) CSS
4 8 (21.62%) CSS3
5 6 (16.22%) jQuery
6 4 (10.81%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (8.11%) Django
8 2 (5.41%) Laravel
8 2 (5.41%) Web Services
9 1 (2.70%) .NET
9 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.70%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (2.70%) RESTful
9 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.81%) Mathematics
2 4 (10.81%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
3 3 (8.11%) Physics
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (45.95%) OO
1 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
2 14 (37.84%) Scrum
3 11 (29.73%) Web Development
4 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
4 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Analytics
5 3 (8.11%) Coaching
5 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Microservices
5 3 (8.11%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (8.11%) MVC
5 3 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Open Source
5 3 (8.11%) Open Source Development
5 3 (8.11%) SDLC
5 3 (8.11%) SOA
5 3 (8.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) Java
2 13 (35.14%) C#
3 11 (29.73%) Scala
4 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
5 9 (24.32%) PHP
6 7 (18.92%) Python
7 6 (16.22%) SQL
8 2 (5.41%) C++
9 1 (2.70%) C
9 1 (2.70%) R
9 1 (2.70%) Ruby
9 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (86.49%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Certification
3 1 (2.70%) ISEB
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Google
2 1 (2.70%) IBM
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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