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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 25 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 30 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.10% 9.06% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 35.71% 23.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 0
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -
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
84 105 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 28.28% 38.04% 37.23%
Number of salaries quoted 77 94 69
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +2 16 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Malvern -6 8 £48,000 +15.66%
Bromsgrove 0 4 £20,000 -42.85%
Redditch -11 1 - -
Evesham - 1 £40,000 -
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 40 (90.91%) Degree
2 37 (84.09%) Software Engineering
3 32 (72.73%) C#
4 25 (56.82%) .NET
5 23 (52.27%) SQL Server
5 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
6 21 (47.73%) C++
6 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
7 18 (40.91%) VB.NET
8 16 (36.36%) SQL
8 16 (36.36%) HTML
8 16 (36.36%) Scrum
9 13 (29.55%) Visual Studio
9 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
9 13 (29.55%) CSS
10 10 (22.73%) Windows
11 9 (20.45%) Web Development
12 8 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (18.18%) jQuery
12 8 (18.18%) XML
12 8 (18.18%) MVC
13 7 (15.91%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (15.91%) Java
13 7 (15.91%) WPF
13 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
13 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (13.64%) SaaS
14 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
14 6 (13.64%) TDD

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (11.36%) Node.js
2 2 (4.55%) JBoss
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) WAN
2 2 (4.55%) Wireless
2 2 (4.55%) BIG-IP
2 2 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (52.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.55%) Hudson
3 2 (4.55%) Artifactory
3 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.55%) CruiseControl
3 2 (4.55%) Maven
3 2 (4.55%) Metasploit
3 2 (4.55%) Ant
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) VectorCAST
4 1 (2.27%) CANoe
General
1 7 (15.91%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.82%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 22 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 14 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.82%) Software Engineer
4 13 (29.55%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (27.27%) Junior
6 11 (25.00%) C# Developer
6 11 (25.00%) Junior Developer
6 11 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (22.73%) Junior Software Developer
7 10 (22.73%) Graduate
8 8 (18.18%) Junior C# Developer
8 8 (18.18%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 8 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
8 8 (18.18%) Junior .NET Developer
9 6 (13.64%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 6 (13.64%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (13.64%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (9.09%) Web Developer
10 4 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) .NET
2 16 (36.36%) HTML
3 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
3 13 (29.55%) CSS
4 8 (18.18%) XML
4 8 (18.18%) jQuery
4 8 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (15.91%) WPF
6 5 (11.36%) Qt
6 5 (11.36%) Backbone.js
6 5 (11.36%) Kendo UI
6 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.55%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.36%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.09%) Physics
4 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Chemistry
5 1 (2.27%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) UNIX
3 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (84.09%) Software Engineering
2 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) Scrum
4 9 (20.45%) Web Development
5 8 (18.18%) MVC
6 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
7 6 (13.64%) TDD
7 6 (13.64%) SDLC
8 5 (11.36%) OO
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.36%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.55%) Information Security
9 2 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (4.55%) DevOps
9 2 (4.55%) Line Management
9 2 (4.55%) Social Engineering
9 2 (4.55%) Software Deployment
10 1 (2.27%) Test Strategy
10 1 (2.27%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) C#
2 21 (47.73%) C++
3 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 18 (40.91%) VB.NET
4 16 (36.36%) SQL
5 7 (15.91%) Java
6 4 (9.09%) Perl
6 4 (9.09%) PHP
6 4 (9.09%) Python
6 4 (9.09%) C
7 2 (4.55%) Ruby
7 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.55%) VBScript
8 1 (2.27%) VC++
8 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.27%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 40 (90.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) TickIT
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) vSphere
1 2 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Nessus
1 2 (4.55%) Nmap
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) VMware
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Xilinx
3 1 (2.27%) Fujitsu
3 1 (2.27%) MKS
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