The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 28 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 3.85% - 6.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.82% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 11
Median salary £23,500 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

Computer Science is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 39 24 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 30.00% 33.33% 32.54%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 54
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -35.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £16,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £45,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Computer Science as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Bolton

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in Bolton.

Salary trend for Computer Science in Bolton

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Bolton over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Bolton

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) Web Development
4 5 (62.50%) LAMP
4 5 (62.50%) PHP
4 5 (62.50%) MooTools
4 5 (62.50%) WAMP
4 5 (62.50%) Web Application Development
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) CSS3
5 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (12.50%) OOP
6 1 (12.50%) OO
6 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
6 1 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 5 (62.50%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) LAMP
3 5 (62.50%) MooTools
3 5 (62.50%) WAMP
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
5 1 (12.50%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) Web Application Development
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) SOLID
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
Bolton, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago