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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 23 26 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 17 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.30% 7.34% 1.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 26.56% 17.20% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 4
Average salary £39,375 £30,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.09% +22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £20,450 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £29,550
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
64 93 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 27.47% 42.66% 29.52%
Number of salaries quoted 56 83 50
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £54,450 £40,000 £44,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Malvern +4 6 £45,500 +30.00% 1
Evesham - 5 £40,000 -
Worcester -3 3 £30,000 -25.00% 3
Bromsgrove +2 2 £19,000 -5.00%
Redditch - 1 £55,000 -
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (91.67%) Degree
2 19 (79.17%) C#
3 18 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (62.50%) .NET
5 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
5 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
5 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
6 13 (54.17%) C++
7 12 (50.00%) HTML
7 12 (50.00%) Visual Studio
7 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (50.00%) CSS
8 9 (37.50%) VB.NET
9 7 (29.17%) MVC
9 7 (29.17%) XML
9 7 (29.17%) SQL
10 6 (25.00%) Windows
11 5 (20.83%) Web Development
11 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
11 5 (20.83%) SaaS
11 5 (20.83%) jQuery
11 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (20.83%) Node.js
11 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (20.83%) Backbone.js
11 5 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (20.83%) Kendo UI
11 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
11 5 (20.83%) Mobile Application Development

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (20.83%) Node.js
2 2 (8.33%) JBoss
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Wireless
1 2 (8.33%) BIG-IP
1 2 (8.33%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.33%) Mercurial
3 2 (8.33%) Hudson
3 2 (8.33%) Artifactory
3 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.33%) CruiseControl
3 2 (8.33%) Maven
3 2 (8.33%) Metasploit
3 2 (8.33%) Ant
General
1 3 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.33%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Software Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Junior
3 10 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 10 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Junior Developer
3 10 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Junior Software Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Junior C# Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Junior .NET Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 7 (29.17%) Graduate
6 6 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (50.00%) CSS
2 12 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (29.17%) XML
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) Backbone.js
4 5 (20.83%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (20.83%) Kendo UI
4 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (12.50%) WPF
6 1 (4.17%) Qt
6 1 (4.17%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.33%) Physics
4 1 (4.17%) Chemistry
4 1 (4.17%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) Web Development
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (20.83%) OO
3 5 (20.83%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Information Security
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Line Management
5 2 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) C#
2 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (54.17%) C++
4 9 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 7 (29.17%) SQL
6 5 (20.83%) Java
7 4 (16.67%) Perl
7 4 (16.67%) PHP
7 4 (16.67%) Python
8 3 (12.50%) C
9 2 (8.33%) Ruby
9 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (8.33%) VBScript
10 1 (4.17%) VC++
10 1 (4.17%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) vSphere
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Nessus
1 2 (8.33%) Nmap
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Xilinx
Worcester, Worcestershire
University of Worcester
Salary: £18,031 - £20,198 pa, with opportunity to progress to £21,391 pa
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 52,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
University of Worcester
Posted: 23 days ago