Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 67 55
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 19 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.92% 1.79% 3.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 4.81% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 28
Liverpool median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £38,125
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% +11.48% +46.63%
10th Percentile £37,400 £27,500 £36,063
90th Percentile £58,250 £57,500 £43,750
Merseyside median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £38,125
% change year-on-year +8.82% +11.48% +46.63%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 247 291 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 37.94% 37.21% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 181 215 205
Liverpool median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,200 £24,700
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,550 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) Python
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (31.58%) New Relic
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) Nagios
4 6 (31.58%) Information Security
4 6 (31.58%) High Availability
5 5 (26.32%) CentOS
5 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
5 5 (26.32%) LAMP
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) PHP
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) MySQL
5 5 (26.32%) DevOps
5 5 (26.32%) Master's Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Due Diligence
6 4 (21.05%) Server Management
6 4 (21.05%) Blue Prism
6 4 (21.05%) Robotic Process Automation
6 4 (21.05%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (21.05%) Ansible
6 4 (21.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (21.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (21.05%) Procedural Programming
6 4 (21.05%) REST
6 4 (21.05%) Route 53
6 4 (21.05%) Jenkins

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 2 (10.53%) nginx
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Drupal
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
1 1 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (5.26%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon ELB
1 4 (21.05%) Amazon S3
1 4 (21.05%) Route 53
1 4 (21.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
1 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) BGP
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) OSPF
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
2 3 (15.79%) WLAN
3 2 (10.53%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) Junos
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
2 4 (21.05%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.26%) Couchbase
3 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) QlikView
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Legal
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Automation Specialist
1 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) Network Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Web Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Web Hosting Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate
4 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) LAMP
2 4 (21.05%) REST
2 4 (21.05%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (5.26%) React
3 1 (5.26%) Symfony
3 1 (5.26%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Robotics
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) CMDB
3 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) CentOS
4 4 (21.05%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) High Availability
1 6 (31.58%) Information Security
2 5 (26.32%) DevOps
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) Due Diligence
3 4 (21.05%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (21.05%) Procedural Programming
3 4 (21.05%) Robotic Process Automation
3 4 (21.05%) Server Management
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Tech Ops
5 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
5 2 (10.53%) Coaching
5 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) Python
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
3 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) R
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (26.32%) Master's Degree
4 4 (21.05%) CCNP
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (15.79%) CCNA
6 2 (10.53%) PhD
7 1 (5.26%) CCIE
7 1 (5.26%) CISSP
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
7 1 (5.26%) JNCIS
7 1 (5.26%) MCSE
7 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (5.26%) RHCA
7 1 (5.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GDPR
1 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
1 1 (5.26%) VirtualBox
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Nagios
2 4 (21.05%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) CFEngine
3 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.26%) MOM
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) Rancher
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) New Relic
2 5 (26.32%) SolarWinds
3 4 (21.05%) Blue Prism
3 4 (21.05%) Micro Focus
3 4 (21.05%) Splunk
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) Dynatrace
6 1 (5.26%) SAP
6 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow
6 1 (5.26%) Sun
6 1 (5.26%) Tableau
6 1 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Zend