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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 37 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 15 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.09% 7.92% 6.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.87% 25.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 13
Average salary £23,500 £39,375 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.31% +17.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £29,850 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £62,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
152 76 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 41.42% 31.67% 47.73%
Number of salaries quoted 139 67 93
Average salary £31,168 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.60% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Bromsgrove 0 9 £22,500 +18.42%
Worcester -8 4 £27,500 -8.33%
Malvern -18 2 £22,000 -54.16% 1
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 24 (96.00%) Degree
2 21 (84.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (68.00%) C#
4 16 (64.00%) C++
5 15 (60.00%) .NET
6 14 (56.00%) CSS
6 14 (56.00%) HTML
6 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (52.00%) VB.NET
7 13 (52.00%) MVC
7 13 (52.00%) XML
7 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio
7 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
8 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (28.00%) Web Development
10 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.00%) SQL
10 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (16.00%) Time Management
11 4 (16.00%) C
11 4 (16.00%) ISO 9000
11 4 (16.00%) TickIT
12 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
12 3 (12.00%) Finance
12 3 (12.00%) Internet
12 3 (12.00%) Java
12 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
12 3 (12.00%) Physics

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) Node.js
1 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Graduate
4 8 (32.00%) Junior
4 8 (32.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 8 (32.00%) Junior Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (24.00%) Web Developer
7 5 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
7 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
7 5 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
7 5 (20.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 5 (20.00%) Graduate .NET Web Developer
7 5 (20.00%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
7 5 (20.00%) Graduate C# Developer
7 5 (20.00%) Graduate Web Developer
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
8 4 (16.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 2 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) CSS
2 14 (56.00%) HTML
3 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (52.00%) XML
4 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.00%) J2EE
4 2 (8.00%) Spring
5 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) CSS3
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) LAMP
5 1 (4.00%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Chemistry
2 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (12.00%) Physics
3 1 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (52.00%) MVC
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) Web Development
5 4 (16.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) OOP
6 1 (4.00%) Project Management
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
6 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 16 (64.00%) C++
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (52.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) C
7 3 (12.00%) Java
8 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (96.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO 9000
1 4 (16.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + flexible and home working
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