Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
North East > Durham
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 21 30
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9 +26
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 7 39 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 3.04% 13.22% 4.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.00% 37.14% 10.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 34 12
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £28,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.74% -32.35% +41.67%
10th Percentile £29,000 £21,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £43,500 £51,250 £48,375
North East median annual salary £37,500 £39,513 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.09% +5.37% +8.70%

Computer Science is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 100 105 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 43.48% 35.59% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 57 88 110
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,825 £24,225
90th Percentile £50,250 £51,250 £55,125
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Durham

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Durham

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Durham over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Durham

Computer Science
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Durham region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
Newton Aycliffe - 3 £40,000 - 1
Billingham - 1 £45,000 - 1
Computer Science
North East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science 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 Durham region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Advertising
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) QlikView
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Power BI
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) NServiceBus
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 1 (14.29%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Power BI
1 2 (28.57%) QlikView
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Systems Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 1 (14.29%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) OOD
2 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft