Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South West > Dorset
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 84 57
Rank change year-on-year +20 -27 +50
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 39 31 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.38% 2.33% 3.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.85% 10.16% 21.23%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 22
Dorset median annual salary £33,750 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,000 £54,500
South West median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 Dorset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Dorset
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 246 305 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 21.34% 22.93% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 190 234 137
Dorset median annual salary £39,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.63% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,075 £25,150
90th Percentile £60,700 £55,000 £58,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Dorset

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Dorset

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Dorset over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Dorset

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +18 20 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Bournemouth 0 10 £35,000 +16.67% 1
Dorchester - 8 - - 2
Computer Science Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 39 (100.00%) Degree
1 39 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (56.41%) C#
2 22 (56.41%) Java
3 20 (51.28%) HTML
4 17 (43.59%) QA
4 17 (43.59%) Web Development
4 17 (43.59%) Scrum
4 17 (43.59%) NoSQL
5 16 (41.03%) SQL
6 15 (38.46%) C++
7 13 (33.33%) XML
8 12 (30.77%) C
8 12 (30.77%) Python
9 10 (25.64%) .NET
9 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
10 9 (23.08%) MVC
10 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
11 8 (20.51%) CSS
11 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
11 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
11 8 (20.51%) Linux
11 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (20.51%) Signal Processing
11 8 (20.51%) Algorithms
12 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (17.95%) Web Application Development
12 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
12 7 (17.95%) Vue.js

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 7 (17.95%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (43.59%) NoSQL
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 22 (56.41%) Software Developer
3 18 (46.15%) Junior
3 18 (46.15%) Junior Developer
4 14 (35.90%) Junior Software Developer
5 13 (33.33%) Graduate
5 13 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
5 13 (33.33%) Graduate Software Developer
6 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
7 7 (17.95%) C# Developer
7 7 (17.95%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
8 5 (12.82%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (12.82%) Azure Developer
8 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (12.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (12.82%) Pick Developer
9 4 (10.26%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) HTML
2 13 (33.33%) XML
3 10 (25.64%) .NET
4 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (20.51%) CSS
6 7 (17.95%) Ajax
6 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
6 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (17.95%) jQuery
6 7 (17.95%) Vue.js
7 2 (5.13%) RESTful
8 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 17 (43.59%) Scrum
2 17 (43.59%) Web Development
3 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
4 9 (23.08%) MVC
5 8 (20.51%) Signal Processing
6 7 (17.95%) Web Application Development
7 4 (10.26%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.69%) OO
8 3 (7.69%) OOP
9 1 (2.56%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.56%) Pair Programming
9 1 (2.56%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (2.56%) Process Improvement
9 1 (2.56%) Scrum-ban
9 1 (2.56%) TDD
9 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) C#
1 22 (56.41%) Java
2 16 (41.03%) SQL
3 15 (38.46%) C++
4 12 (30.77%) C
4 12 (30.77%) Python
5 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.56%) Go
6 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (43.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco
1 1 (2.56%) Juniper
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.56%) MikroTik