The 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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 22 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 3.41% 3.61% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% 7.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Computer Science
Worcestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15 38 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 17.05% 45.78% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 37 32
Average salary £33,750 £33,250 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.50% -3.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £40,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Xilinx
5 1 (20.00%) Physics
5 1 (20.00%) Chemistry
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Physics
1 1 (20.00%) Chemistry
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Xilinx
Worcester, Worcestershire
University of Worcester
Salary: £18,031 - £20,198 pa, with opportunity to progress to £21,391 pa
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
University of Worcester
Posted: 24 days ago