The first 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 21 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 27 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.15% 1.75% 3.02%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 34.18% 5.13% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 8
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
79 78 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 29.70% 34.06% 27.55%
Number of salaries quoted 75 64 54
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Computer Science
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -6 7 £28,000 +24.44%
Malvern - 7 £45,000 - 1
Bromsgrove - 6 £40,000 - 1
Redditch - 2 £25,500 -
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 36 (83.72%) Degree
2 31 (72.09%) C#
2 31 (72.09%) .NET
3 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
4 22 (51.16%) SQL
5 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
6 18 (41.86%) HTML
6 18 (41.86%) CSS
7 17 (39.53%) Windows
8 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
9 13 (30.23%) C++
10 10 (23.26%) VB.NET
10 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
11 9 (20.93%) MFC
11 9 (20.93%) VC++
11 9 (20.93%) ISO 9000
11 9 (20.93%) TickIT
11 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (20.93%) TDD
11 9 (20.93%) Scrum
11 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
11 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (18.60%) Data Guard
12 8 (18.60%) Mercurial
12 8 (18.60%) Web Development
12 8 (18.60%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 11g
12 8 (18.60%) Oracle Streams
12 8 (18.60%) Time Management
12 8 (18.60%) Replication

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 8 (18.60%) IBM Notes
1 8 (18.60%) Lotus Domino
1 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) Drupal
2 3 (6.98%) WordPress
3 2 (4.65%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Magento
2 1 (2.33%) Tridion
2 1 (2.33%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (18.60%) OLTP
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle ODI
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database 12c
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database
2 8 (18.60%) Big Data
3 3 (6.98%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (18.60%) Mercurial
2 8 (18.60%) Toad
2 8 (18.60%) ClearCase
3 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (16.28%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (16.28%) Aerospace
1 7 (16.28%) Automotive
1 7 (16.28%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (53.49%) Developer
2 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Systems Developer
3 8 (18.60%) DBA
4 7 (16.28%) Graduate
4 7 (16.28%) Oracle DBA
5 5 (11.63%) Junior
5 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Administrator
6 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.30%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Junior Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Junior C# Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (72.09%) .NET
2 18 (41.86%) HTML
2 18 (41.86%) CSS
3 9 (20.93%) MFC
4 8 (18.60%) Oracle Streams
4 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET
5 3 (6.98%) XML
6 2 (4.65%) WPF
6 2 (4.65%) WinForms
6 2 (4.65%) XHTML
7 1 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Replication
2 3 (6.98%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.65%) Social Media
3 2 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.65%) Physics
3 2 (4.65%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 17 (39.53%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Software Engineering
2 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) TDD
2 9 (20.93%) Scrum
2 9 (20.93%) Unit Testing
3 8 (18.60%) Web Development
3 8 (18.60%) Time Management
3 8 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (9.30%) MVC
5 3 (6.98%) CRM
5 3 (6.98%) OO
6 2 (4.65%) Manual Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.65%) Data Management
6 2 (4.65%) Content Management
6 2 (4.65%) OOP
6 2 (4.65%) B2C
6 2 (4.65%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (72.09%) C#
2 22 (51.16%) SQL
3 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
4 13 (30.23%) C++
5 10 (23.26%) VB.NET
6 9 (20.93%) VC++
7 8 (18.60%) Shell Script
7 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
8 7 (16.28%) C
9 6 (13.95%) VB
10 3 (6.98%) PHP
11 1 (2.33%) ABAP
11 1 (2.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 36 (83.72%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) ISO 9000
1 9 (20.93%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle RAC
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 8 (18.60%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Lotus
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Zend
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
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