The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dunstable. 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)
Bedfordshire / Dunstable
Rank 22 24 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dunstable 8.43% 5.17% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.67% 12.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Median salary £21,500 £44,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -51.13% -  
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 Dunstable with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Dunstable
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 42 24 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dunstable 50.60% 41.38% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42 16 9
Median salary £45,625 £46,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.35% +23.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £40,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £39,200 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Dunstable

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dunstable 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 Dunstable

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Dunstable

Computer Science
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

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 Dunstable region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 7 (100.00%) Entity Framework

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable 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:

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Graduate
1 7 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) Ajax
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle