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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 27 25 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +21
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 21 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.11% 7.69% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 27.27% 18.18% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 1
Average salary £37,625 £34,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.85% +8.73%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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 Worcestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
77 99 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 29.73% 42.31% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 68 90 48
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,400 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Computer Science Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Computer Science
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +3 8 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Malvern +2 8 £48,000 +37.14% 1
Evesham - 3 £40,000 -
Bromsgrove -6 1 £20,000 -43.66% 1
Redditch - 1 - -
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 31 (91.18%) Degree
2 27 (79.41%) Software Engineering
3 26 (76.47%) C#
4 20 (58.82%) .NET
5 19 (55.88%) C++
6 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
6 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
7 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
8 13 (38.24%) HTML
8 13 (38.24%) VB.NET
8 13 (38.24%) Visual Studio
8 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
8 13 (38.24%) CSS
9 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (32.35%) SQL
11 10 (29.41%) Scrum
12 9 (26.47%) Windows
13 8 (23.53%) XML
13 8 (23.53%) MVC
14 6 (17.65%) Web Development
14 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
14 6 (17.65%) WPF
14 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (17.65%) SaaS
14 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
14 6 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (17.65%) Java
15 5 (14.71%) OO
15 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
15 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 5 (14.71%) Node.js
2 2 (5.88%) JBoss
2 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) LAN
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
1 2 (5.88%) Wireless
1 2 (5.88%) BIG-IP
1 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.88%) Hudson
3 2 (5.88%) Artifactory
3 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) CruiseControl
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) Metasploit
3 2 (5.88%) Ant
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) VectorCAST
4 1 (2.94%) CANoe
General
1 6 (17.65%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.82%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Software Developer
3 12 (35.29%) .NET Developer
4 11 (32.35%) C# Developer
4 11 (32.35%) Junior
4 11 (32.35%) Junior Developer
4 11 (32.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (29.41%) .NET Software Developer
6 9 (26.47%) Junior Software Developer
6 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
6 9 (26.47%) Graduate
7 8 (23.53%) Junior C# Developer
7 8 (23.53%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 8 (23.53%) Junior .NET Developer
8 7 (20.59%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (17.65%) Graduate Developer
9 6 (17.65%) Graduate Software Developer
10 5 (14.71%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (14.71%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (14.71%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) .NET
2 13 (38.24%) HTML
2 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
2 13 (38.24%) CSS
3 8 (23.53%) XML
4 6 (17.65%) WPF
5 5 (14.71%) jQuery
5 5 (14.71%) Backbone.js
5 5 (14.71%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (14.71%) Kendo UI
5 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (11.76%) Qt
7 2 (5.88%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.76%) Mathematics
3 3 (8.82%) Physics
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.94%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Software Engineering
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (29.41%) Scrum
4 8 (23.53%) MVC
5 6 (17.65%) Web Development
5 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) TDD
6 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (14.71%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (14.71%) OO
6 5 (14.71%) SDLC
7 2 (5.88%) Software Deployment
7 2 (5.88%) DevOps
7 2 (5.88%) Line Management
7 2 (5.88%) Social Engineering
7 2 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Information Security
8 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C#
2 19 (55.88%) C++
3 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 13 (38.24%) VB.NET
5 11 (32.35%) SQL
6 6 (17.65%) Java
7 4 (11.76%) Perl
7 4 (11.76%) PHP
7 4 (11.76%) Python
7 4 (11.76%) C
8 2 (5.88%) Ruby
8 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 2 (5.88%) VBScript
9 1 (2.94%) VC++
9 1 (2.94%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.94%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 31 (91.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) TickIT
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) vSphere
1 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Nessus
1 2 (5.88%) Nmap
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) VMware
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Xilinx
3 1 (2.94%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.94%) MKS
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