The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. 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)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 26 33 25
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.22% 0.66% 1.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.50% 2.33% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £53,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -24.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £40,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £56,200 £40,000 £78,650
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 Chester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 24 43 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 17.78% 28.48% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 38 34
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £53,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Chester

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Chester

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

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Chester

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

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 Chester region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Marketing
3 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (46.15%) ISSAP
3 6 (46.15%) ISMS
3 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
3 6 (46.15%) PCI QSA
3 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (46.15%) ISO22301
3 6 (46.15%) Security Monitoring
3 6 (46.15%) Personalization
3 6 (46.15%) CISA
3 6 (46.15%) CISM
3 6 (46.15%) Data Security
3 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
3 6 (46.15%) CISSP
3 6 (46.15%) BCP
3 6 (46.15%) Risk Assessment
3 6 (46.15%) Information Security
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) OO
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) UML
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) Spring
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (15.38%) Git (software)

Computer Science
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) GlassFish
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Moq
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (53.85%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Chief Information Officer
1 6 (46.15%) Chief Information Security Officer
1 6 (46.15%) Chief Security Officer
1 6 (46.15%) CIO
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security Officer
1 6 (46.15%) Security Officer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Architect
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
2 2 (15.38%) JSTL
2 2 (15.38%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) Struts
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (7.69%) Behat
3 1 (7.69%) D3.js
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) Java EE
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Laravel
3 1 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) BCP
1 6 (46.15%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (46.15%) Data Security
1 6 (46.15%) Information Security
1 6 (46.15%) ISMS
1 6 (46.15%) Personalization
1 6 (46.15%) Risk Assessment
1 6 (46.15%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) RAD
4 2 (15.38%) RUP
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
4 2 (15.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) R
3 1 (7.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) CISA
2 6 (46.15%) CISM
2 6 (46.15%) CISSP
2 6 (46.15%) ISSAP
2 6 (46.15%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (46.15%) ISO22301
1 6 (46.15%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) hybris
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) New Relic
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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