The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 16 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 2.82% 1.54% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.50% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £33,250 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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 West Bromwich region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16 16 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 22.54% 24.62% 56.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 17
Median salary £40,000 £26,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £26,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,550 £26,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

The demand trend of job ads across the West Bromwich region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Computer Science
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Computer Science
Top 27 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Bromwich region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Security Patching
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (80.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Line Management
3 3 (60.00%) CMDB
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) Hudson
4 1 (20.00%) XAML
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Release Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (80.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Release Management
1 4 (80.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Security Patching
2 3 (60.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification