The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank - 27 13
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 0 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - 2.80% 9.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 15.00% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £20,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
Computer Science
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 42.86% 18.69% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 8
Average salary £23,913 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Wigan