Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
North East > Durham
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 32 52
Rank change year-on-year +3 +20 -34
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 23 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 7.14% 3.38% 2.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.96% 7.62% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 10
Durham median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +41.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £39,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £48,750 £43,750
North East median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +15.38% +8.33%

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 96 105 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 29.81% 44.30% 40.06%
Number of salaries quoted 83 90 115
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.83% +20.06%
10th Percentile £25,100 £24,225 £27,950
90th Percentile £66,500 £48,875 £60,000
North East median annual salary £39,756 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.02% - +7.14%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -5 2 £27,000 -36.47%
Darlington - 1 £30,000 - 1
Seaham - 1 £30,000 -
Computer Science
North East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Durham region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 19 (82.61%) Degree
2 15 (65.22%) Marketing
3 14 (60.87%) Digital Marketing
3 14 (60.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (60.87%) SAP
3 14 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (60.87%) Electronics
3 14 (60.87%) Telecoms
3 14 (60.87%) Finance
3 14 (60.87%) Manufacturing
3 14 (60.87%) Programme Management
4 12 (52.17%) SQL
5 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (43.48%) Performance Management
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (30.43%) Change Control
7 7 (30.43%) DataStax
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
7 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
7 7 (30.43%) Organisational Learning
7 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
7 7 (30.43%) IT Governance
7 7 (30.43%) Data Management
7 7 (30.43%) Java
7 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 7 (30.43%) .NET
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle
7 7 (30.43%) Project Management

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 3 (13.04%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) DataStax
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Appium
1 3 (13.04%) Artifactory
1 3 (13.04%) Bitbucket
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
1 3 (13.04%) JMeter
1 3 (13.04%) JUnit
1 3 (13.04%) Maven
1 3 (13.04%) Selenium
1 3 (13.04%) TestNG
General
1 15 (65.22%) Marketing
2 14 (60.87%) Electronics
2 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 14 (60.87%) Manufacturing
2 14 (60.87%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Database Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Database Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Head of IT
2 7 (30.43%) Head of IT Operations
2 7 (30.43%) Head of Operations
2 7 (30.43%) IT Director
2 7 (30.43%) IT Manager
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Operations Director
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Developer
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Database Developer
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.04%) RESTful
3 3 (13.04%) SOAP
3 3 (13.04%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) Digital Marketing
1 14 (60.87%) Programme Management
2 10 (43.48%) Performance Management
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (30.43%) Change Control
4 7 (30.43%) Data Management
4 7 (30.43%) IT Governance
4 7 (30.43%) Organisational Learning
4 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
5 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (13.04%) API Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.04%) Creative Thinking
6 3 (13.04%) Open Source
6 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Java
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Degree
2 14 (60.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 3 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCITP
4 1 (4.35%) MCTS
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
1 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) SAP
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft