The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Worcester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 18 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 8.54% 5.26% 2.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.33% 16.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £28,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
30 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 36.59% 32.89% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 8
Average salary £45,000 £28,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.71% -37.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
Worcestershire

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Worcester

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Worcester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Lotus
3 4 (40.00%) IBM Notes
3 4 (40.00%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (40.00%) Automotive
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) UNIX
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Toad
5 2 (20.00%) OLTP
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (20.00%) Replication

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 4 (40.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (40.00%) Lotus Domino
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
2 1 (10.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) OLTP
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Toad
1 2 (20.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 4 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (40.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Systems Developer
3 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Development DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Development DBA
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) WinForms
4 2 (20.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Streams
5 1 (10.00%) LAMP
5 1 (10.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) VC++
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) TickIT
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Lotus
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Zend
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft