The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 17 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 4.00% 2.30% 1.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% 8.33% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £75,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Computer Science
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 20.00% 27.59% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 20
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Walsall

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) Information Management
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (83.33%) Data Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Data Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (83.33%) Talend
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) RDBMS
2 5 (83.33%) Informatica
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) DataStage
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (16.67%) QlikView
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) RDBMS
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) DataStage
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Architect
2 4 (66.67%) Data Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Data Integration Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (16.67%) ETL Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) ETL
1 6 (100.00%) Information Management
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Analytics
5 1 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) Informatica
1 5 (83.33%) Talend
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft