The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 39 46
Rank change year-on-year +12 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 53 31 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 6.93% 4.36% 4.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 21.20% 13.66% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 52 29 36
Median salary £32,000 £35,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,700 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 250 227 260
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 32.68% 31.93% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 215 171 228
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -9.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Coventry

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Coventry over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 59 (76.62%) Degree
2 42 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 35 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 34 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (38.96%) C++
6 29 (37.66%) Linux
7 26 (33.77%) Mathematics
8 24 (31.17%) Python
9 23 (29.87%) Windows
9 23 (29.87%) Physics
10 21 (27.27%) Git (software)
11 20 (25.97%) PhD
12 17 (22.08%) SQL
12 17 (22.08%) .NET
12 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
12 17 (22.08%) Computer Vision
13 16 (20.78%) Algorithms
13 16 (20.78%) C#
13 16 (20.78%) MATLAB
13 16 (20.78%) Signal Processing
14 15 (19.48%) HTML
15 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET
15 13 (16.88%) Electronics
16 12 (15.58%) Management Information System
16 12 (15.58%) Image Processing
16 12 (15.58%) SDLC
16 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
17 11 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
18 10 (12.99%) Scrum
18 10 (12.99%) OO

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.90%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.90%) IIS
2 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.60%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.30%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) Maple
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (3.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.39%) SaaS
2 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.90%) Office 365
4 2 (2.60%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) Firewall
1 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.90%) DNS
3 2 (2.60%) LAN
3 2 (2.60%) WAN
4 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.30%) Internet
4 1 (1.30%) NAS
4 1 (1.30%) NFC
4 1 (1.30%) SAN
4 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.30%) DB2
5 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.30%) Looker
5 1 (1.30%) MySQL
5 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.09%) LabVIEW
3 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.90%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.60%) JUnit
5 2 (2.60%) Selenium
6 1 (1.30%) Concordion
6 1 (1.30%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.30%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.30%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.30%) JIRA
6 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.30%) Subversion
6 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (16.88%) Electronics
2 9 (11.69%) Retail
3 3 (3.90%) Games
4 2 (2.60%) Marketing
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (29.87%) Developer
2 11 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 10 (12.99%) Analyst
3 10 (12.99%) Business Analyst
3 10 (12.99%) Graduate
4 9 (11.69%) Embedded Developer
4 9 (11.69%) Embedded Software Developer
4 9 (11.69%) Research Scientist
5 8 (10.39%) C# Software Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) C++ Software Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Software Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Junior
7 6 (7.79%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Junior .NET Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Junior Developer
8 5 (6.49%) Administrator
8 5 (6.49%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.08%) .NET
2 15 (19.48%) HTML
3 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET
4 10 (12.99%) .NET Framework
4 10 (12.99%) Entity Framework
5 8 (10.39%) CSS
6 7 (9.09%) RESTful
7 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (7.79%) jQuery
8 4 (5.19%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.19%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.19%) J2EE
8 4 (5.19%) JSP
8 4 (5.19%) Spring
8 4 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (5.19%) Web Services
8 4 (5.19%) WPF
8 4 (5.19%) XML
8 4 (5.19%) Yocto
9 3 (3.90%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Algorithms
2 12 (15.58%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.58%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.66%) Linux
2 23 (29.87%) Windows
3 4 (5.19%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (3.90%) VyOS
4 3 (3.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 34 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (33.77%) Mathematics
4 23 (29.87%) Physics
5 17 (22.08%) Computer Vision
6 16 (20.78%) Signal Processing
7 12 (15.58%) Image Processing
7 12 (15.58%) SDLC
8 11 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (12.99%) OO
9 10 (12.99%) Scrum
9 10 (12.99%) Web Development
10 9 (11.69%) Machine Learning
10 9 (11.69%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (7.79%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.79%) MVC
12 5 (6.49%) Information Security
12 5 (6.49%) ITIL
12 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
12 5 (6.49%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.96%) C++
2 24 (31.17%) Python
3 17 (22.08%) JavaScript
3 17 (22.08%) SQL
4 16 (20.78%) C#
4 16 (20.78%) MATLAB
5 7 (9.09%) C
5 7 (9.09%) Java
6 5 (6.49%) Embedded C
7 4 (5.19%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.90%) F#
8 3 (3.90%) Perl
8 3 (3.90%) PHP
8 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (76.62%) Degree
2 35 (45.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (25.97%) PhD
4 4 (5.19%) Sun Certification
5 3 (3.90%) ISEB
5 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.60%) MCSD
6 2 (2.60%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (1.30%) CCNA
7 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.30%) CISSP
7 1 (1.30%) CSQA
7 1 (1.30%) ISSEP
7 1 (1.30%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.30%) MCDST
7 1 (1.30%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) COBIT
2 5 (6.49%) QA
3 3 (3.90%) PMO
4 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.30%) NIST 800
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Firmware
2 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.90%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.30%) Docker
4 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) Kibana
2 1 (1.30%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.30%) Nessus
Vendors
1 9 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) Sun
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco
3 3 (3.90%) Google
3 3 (3.90%) Vyatta
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.30%) HP
5 1 (1.30%) IBM
5 1 (1.30%) NetApp
5 1 (1.30%) Sage
5 1 (1.30%) Veracode
5 1 (1.30%) VMware
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago