Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 32 34
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 8 7 17
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 4.21% 3.03% 5.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.69% 16.67% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 14
Median annual salary £37,500 £20,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +82.93% -51.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £19,250 £40,375
90th Percentile £40,000 £21,750 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -23.53% +5.59%

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Chester
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 51 42 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 26.84% 18.18% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 42 30 52
Median annual salary £40,000 £25,851 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.73% -39.17% +25.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £19,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £45,000 £62,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.44% - +18.42%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Chester

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Chester.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Chester

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (50.00%) Laravel
2 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (50.00%) Docker
2 4 (50.00%) React
2 4 (50.00%) Case Management
2 4 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Postman
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) OOP
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 4 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Postman
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
1 4 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) Laravel
1 4 (50.00%) React
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Case Management
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Exploratory Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (50.00%) OOP
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker