Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
North East > Durham
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 35 46
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11 -28
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 23 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 7.23% 4.61% 1.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.69% 10.40% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 22 8 4
Durham median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +30.77% +35.42%
10th Percentile £21,275 £36,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £76,250 £45,250 £43,750
North East median annual salary £35,000 £28,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year +22.81% -19.72% +18.33%

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 130 125 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 40.88% 44.33% 43.88%
Number of salaries quoted 106 104 110
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.94% -4.29%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,575 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £77,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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
Stockton-on-Tees -1 1 - - 3
Darlington - 1 £30,000 -
Computer Science
North East

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Degree
3 12 (52.17%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (47.83%) Performance Management
4 11 (47.83%) Manufacturing
5 10 (43.48%) Programme Management
5 10 (43.48%) Project Management
5 10 (43.48%) Electronics
5 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
5 10 (43.48%) Finance
5 10 (43.48%) SAP
5 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 10 (43.48%) Digital Marketing
5 10 (43.48%) Marketing
5 10 (43.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (43.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (39.13%) Organisational Learning
6 9 (39.13%) Change Control
6 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
6 9 (39.13%) IT Governance
6 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
6 9 (39.13%) C#
6 9 (39.13%) HTML
6 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 9 (39.13%) .NET
6 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
7 8 (34.78%) Web Services
7 8 (34.78%) C++
7 8 (34.78%) OOA/OOD

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 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Network Security
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) DataStax
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Appium
2 2 (8.70%) Artifactory
2 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 2 (8.70%) JMeter
2 2 (8.70%) JUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) TestNG
3 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (47.83%) Manufacturing
2 10 (43.48%) Electronics
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 10 (43.48%) Marketing
2 10 (43.48%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) .NET Developer
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
1 9 (39.13%) Head of IT
1 9 (39.13%) Head of IT Operations
1 9 (39.13%) Head of Operations
1 9 (39.13%) IT Director
1 9 (39.13%) IT Manager
1 9 (39.13%) Operations Director
2 8 (34.78%) .NET Software Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Software Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Development Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Java Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Development Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
1 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
1 9 (39.13%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) HTML5
2 8 (34.78%) REST
2 8 (34.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (34.78%) WCF
2 8 (34.78%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 2 (8.70%) SOAP
3 2 (8.70%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) Angular 2
4 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.35%) JSON
4 1 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (47.83%) Performance Management
4 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (43.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (43.48%) Digital Marketing
4 10 (43.48%) Programme Management
4 10 (43.48%) Project Management
5 9 (39.13%) Change Control
5 9 (39.13%) IT Governance
5 9 (39.13%) Organisational Learning
5 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
6 8 (34.78%) OO
6 8 (34.78%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (34.78%) Unit Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL
8 2 (8.70%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C#
1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 8 (34.78%) C++
2 8 (34.78%) TypeScript
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 10 (43.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCITP
4 1 (4.35%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
1 10 (43.48%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Lotus
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle