Period
to 22 October 2017

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 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 45 40
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 5 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 2.63% 3.38% 2.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% 9.43% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 5
Bolton median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +54.55% -35.29%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,750 £42,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 55 106 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 28.95% 35.81% 40.87%
Number of salaries quoted 41 92 89
Bolton median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £20,100
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.96%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (80.00%) SOLID
2 4 (80.00%) Kanban
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) Facebook
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter
3 2 (40.00%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing

Computer Science
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Kanban
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) SOLID
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Creative Thinking
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OO PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Facebook
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter