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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Rank 32 18 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 18 32 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.00% 12.21% 3.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 30.00% 27.83% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 8
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £30,000
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
60 115 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 23.35% 43.89% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 56 90 82
Average salary £30,000 £39,000 £30,275
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +28.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £40,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +4 12 £35,000 +25.00% 1
Bromsgrove +5 3 £20,000 -50.00%
Malvern -3 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Computer Science
West Midlands

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 35 (89.74%) Software Engineering
2 34 (87.18%) Degree
3 27 (69.23%) C#
4 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (56.41%) .NET
6 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
6 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
7 19 (48.72%) Scrum
8 18 (46.15%) C++
9 17 (43.59%) SQL
9 17 (43.59%) VB.NET
10 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
10 10 (25.64%) HTML
11 8 (20.51%) Windows
12 7 (17.95%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
12 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
12 7 (17.95%) CSS
12 7 (17.95%) Web Development
12 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (17.95%) WPF
12 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
12 7 (17.95%) SDLC
13 6 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (15.38%) jQuery
13 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
13 6 (15.38%) Java
13 6 (15.38%) TickIT
13 6 (15.38%) TDD
14 5 (12.82%) Qt

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) LAN
1 3 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (5.13%) Wireless
2 2 (5.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
1 7 (17.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.56%) VectorCAST
3 1 (2.56%) CANoe
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.95%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) Software Developer
3 15 (38.46%) Software Engineer
4 10 (25.64%) .NET Developer
4 10 (25.64%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Graduate
6 6 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (12.82%) Junior
8 4 (10.26%) Web Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Junior Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Junior C# Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Junior .NET Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Junior Software Developer
8 4 (10.26%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (7.69%) Qt Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (56.41%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) HTML
3 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.95%) CSS
3 7 (17.95%) WPF
4 6 (15.38%) jQuery
4 6 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
5 5 (12.82%) Qt
6 4 (10.26%) XML
7 3 (7.69%) Backbone.js
7 3 (7.69%) Kendo UI
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (5.13%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
2 5 (12.82%) Physics
3 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Chemistry
5 1 (2.56%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) Software Engineering
2 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (48.72%) Scrum
4 7 (17.95%) Web Development
4 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
4 7 (17.95%) SDLC
5 6 (15.38%) TDD
6 4 (10.26%) OO
6 4 (10.26%) MVC
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (5.13%) Line Management
8 2 (5.13%) Social Engineering
8 2 (5.13%) Information Security
8 2 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.56%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (2.56%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) C#
2 18 (46.15%) C++
3 17 (43.59%) SQL
3 17 (43.59%) VB.NET
4 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 6 (15.38%) Java
6 4 (10.26%) C
7 2 (5.13%) Ruby
7 2 (5.13%) Perl
7 2 (5.13%) PHP
7 2 (5.13%) Python
8 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.56%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 34 (87.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) TickIT
2 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Nessus
1 2 (5.13%) Nmap
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) MKS
2 1 (2.56%) Xilinx
2 1 (2.56%) Fujitsu
Worcestershire
Connectus
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago