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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 47 27 37
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.92% 4.42% 2.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.42% 12.50% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 6
Median salary £23,000 £22,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +18.42%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
124 80 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 38.04% 35.40% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 121 73 60
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Malvern +10 3 £23,000 +15.00%
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Degree
3 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Kanban
5 2 (20.00%) QA
5 2 (20.00%) Selenium
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) HND
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Programmer
4 2 (20.00%) Graduate
4 2 (20.00%) Graduate C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Graduate C# Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Graduate C++ Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Graduate C++ Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Graduate C++/C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Graduate Java Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Junior C++ Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (10.00%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Kanban
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) OOP
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (20.00%) C
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft