Period
to 19 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 48 69
Rank change year-on-year -18 +21 -17
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 10 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.41% 2.77% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 3.06% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 13
Liverpool median annual salary £21,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -48.78% -3.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £19,000 £36,700 £27,500
90th Percentile £45,125 £58,500 £55,250
Merseyside median annual salary £21,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -53.33% +5.88% +11.48%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 670 589 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 94.23% 90.76% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 488 459 524
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £27,078
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £67,500
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in Liverpool

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Computer Science in Liverpool

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in Liverpool over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) Sass
3 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (50.00%) React
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Games
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (10.00%) Mechatronics
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (10.00%) Statistics
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Team Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Data Governance Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (10.00%) Governance Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Junior
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
1 5 (50.00%) React
1 5 (50.00%) Sass
1 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (10.00%) PySpark
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Vision
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Critical Thinking
3 1 (10.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Data Science
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Reference Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 5 (50.00%) C#
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft